CSC welcomes appointment of Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber has welcomed news that the island finally has its own dedicated Deputy Minister responsible for the shipping industry.   Natasa Pilides starts work as the new Deputy Minister of Shipping, a new role within the Cyprus Government.   In a statement, the Chamber said it had worked closely with Ministry of Transport, the […]

Chainalytics and Drewry partner to create Ocean Buying Group for small and medium sized shippers

Supply chain consultants Chainalytics and shipping consultants Drewry have partnered to launch an innovative ocean freight procurement solution for shippers. The Chainalytics Ocean Buying Group, in partnership with Drewry, will provide participating Beneficial Cargo Owners (BCOs) with enhanced purchasing power, service monitoring and cost transparency. The new strategic partnership delivers a pioneering ocean freight procurement […]

New Challenger software speeds the electronic delivery of digital charts and weekly updates

One of the most famous names in the navigational chart business, Thomas Gunn (pictured), has underlined his commitment to the digital age in navigation by designing a new ‘Challenger’ software that will speed up the delivery of digital charts and weekly navigational updates. Developed by Poseidon Navigation Services, an International Admiralty Chart Agent and Digital […]