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Shipping activity at Port Qasim

Urdu Point 05 Aug 2022
Meanwhile three more ships, Antigoni Force, Chemroad Quest and RB Leah carrying Coal, Phosphoric Acid and Canola Seeds also arrived at outer anchorage of the port during the last 24 hour. A total of 06 ships were engaged at ...

Low water levels mean Rhine is days from being shut for cargo

The Observer 05 Aug 2022
The majority of nearly 200 million tons of cargo shipped on German rivers – from coal to car parts, food to chemicals – is transported on the Rhine ... Cologne’s Waterway and Shipping Authority has said the “unusually low levels” for this time of year meansbarges have had to reduce their cargo “in order to be able to navigate the river”.

Rhine water level falls again in Germany, raising freight costs

Reuters 05 Aug 2022
Shipping capacity is already tight because of increased demand after Germany’s move to increase coal-fired electricity generation as it braces for reduced gas supplies from Russia, he said ... The Rhine is an important shipping route for commodities including grains, chemicals, ...

Judge: Agency keeps ignoring environment in coal region plan

Caledonian Record 05 Aug 2022
(AP) — A federal agency has once again failed to consider possible damage to the environment caused by mining coal when setting land management policies governing a major coal-producing region in Wyoming and Montana, a judge ruled this week ... 3 more ships with grain depart Ukraine ports under UN deal.

Column: How to respond to food and energy shortages – a short guide for policymakers

Reuters 05 Aug 2022
... of fuel ("History of the British coal industry", Hatcher, 1993) ... But by the 1920s, imported oil was replacing domestically produced coal as the primary fuel for Britain's royal navy and commercial shipping and fuel supplies had become a national security issue.

Ending the age of scarcity

Taipei Times 05 Aug 2022
By Nafeez Ahmed ... Conventional solutions are no longer working. Politicians have few persuasive answers ... Oil, gas and coal are becoming more inefficient and expensive ... That includes oil rigs, gas terminals, pipelines and coal-fired power plants, as well as global logistics and shipping networks for fossil fuels, livestock and livestock products ... .

China halts climate and military ties over Pelosi Taiwan visit

Irish Independent 05 Aug 2022
... prodding committed at last year’s UN global climate summit in Glasgow to working with the US “with urgency” to cut climate-wrecking emissions, but Mr Kerry was unable to persuade it to significantly speed up China’s move away from coal.

Low Rhine water level to hit output at two German coal plants

Reuters 04 Aug 2022
FRANKFURT, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Low water levels on the Rhine, Germany's main shipping artery, will affect output over the coming month from two major coal-fired power stations, adding another problem to Europe's largest economy that is already grappling with lower Russian gas supply.

Low Rhine water level to hit output at Staudinger 5 coal plant

FX Empire 04 Aug 2022
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Low water levels on Germany’s main shipping artery, the Rhine, will impact output from a big coal-fired power station east of Frankfurt over the coming month, a note on the website of power bourse EEX showed on Thursday.

China's coastal bulk freight index up in July

Xinhua 04 Aug 2022
On a monthly basis, the composite index for coastal bulk freight, which measures transportation costs in the coastal shipping market, rose 8.9 percent to 1,142.32, according to the Shanghai Shipping Exchange (SSE).

Asia’s richest men prepare for battle as Gautam Adani enters Mukesh Ambani’s turf

The Times of India 04 Aug 2022
In June, Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani and his aides ran into an unexpected dilemma when debating where to train the dealmaking lens of his empire next ... ... Ambani’s Reliance ... ... For decades, Adani’s business were focused on sectors like ports, coal mining and shipping, areas that Ambani stayed clear of amid its own heavy investments in oil ... .

Shipping prices rise as Rhine water in Germany falls again, vessels part loaded

Reuters 03 Aug 2022
Shallow water is hampering shipping on the entire river in Germany. Water at the chokepoint of Kaub near Koblenz is especially low and some vessels are only sailing about 25% full, commodity traders said ... The Rhine is an important shipping route for commodities including grains, minerals, chemicals coal and oil products including heating oil ... ....

Centre revokes mandatory coal import target after many flip-flops

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 03 Aug 2022
... it to them to ship in the commodity from abroad if need be.

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