However, there are other important suitors for Igoumenitsa, such as the Grimaldi Group, Attica Group, Greece's largest passenger shipping group, an alliance of other Greek passenger shippers and a German passenger shipping company with significant presence in the Adriatic Sea...Israel is another potential player in the geopolitics of Greek ports.
Although Greece’s population takes up only 0.16% of the global population, Greek shippers control 20.67% of the global fleet capacity and 54.28% of the European Union capacity, according to the annual report by the Union of Greek Shipowners ... Therefore the Greek flag barely represents one-fifth of the Greek-owned fleet.
KSOE said it is hard to estimate short-term sharp growth in orders, but noted that chances are high for the firm to meet this year's target, given the growth trajectory in shipbuilding prices and anticipated orders from Greek shippers ... "Shippers with abundant cash, especially ...
- State's Abrams says pressure has deterred all other shippers ... The Greek shippers have gotten out of that trade ... "So we're watching what Iran is doing and making sure in the first instance that other shippers -- insurers, ship owners, ship captains -- realize they need to stay away from that trade.".
Brazilian police on Friday raided the offices of a Greek company as they investigate an oil tanker carrying heavy Venezuelan crude that was allegedly spilled at sea, tarring thousands of kilometers of Brazil's coastline over the past two months ... .
ATIKU BAGUDU ... Bagudu speak with THISDAY on the nature of the Ruga scheme, how it fits into the country’s national development story and why he supports PresidentMuhammadu Buhari’s economic policies ... That’s Ruga ... Greek shippers who have dominated shipping, how did they do it? They didn’t do it because they have steel more than other countries ... .
The report stresses that Greek coastal shippers have until January 1, 2020, to comply with an International Maritime Organization (IMO) directive limiting the sulfur in fuel oil to 0.50 percent m/m (mass by mass), so as to reduce sulfur oxide emissions.
... annual report of the Union of Greek Shipowners, said the business newspaper Naftemporiki ... A large part of the investments Greek shippers made in used vessels was funded by the sale of older or other types of ships, by ship-breaking revenues and through borrowing, the paper said,.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Two Greek shipping companies were sentenced to pay $4 million in fines following illegal discharges by their vessels of oil into the waters of two Texas ports, the Department of Justice said in a press release ... .