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World trade figures for the transportation of goods by ship

Over 90% of the world’s trade is carried by sea and it is by far the most cost effective way to transport goods and materials around the world. The maritime transport industry is essential to the world’s economy and is overseen by the United Nations regulatory agency; The International Maritime Organization (IMO) who are responsible

Finland opens first LNG import terminal

Finland recently opened its first ever Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import terminal. Keeping to its tight schedule, the port opened on 12th September, 2016 in Pori. Deliveries of LNG to customers also began on September 12. As well as delivering to commercial customers, the port will also be delivering LNG to maritime, industry and heavy

The 16 biggest ships produce more pollution than all the cars in the World

The UK newspaper the Daily Mail published the alarming allegation that the 16 biggest ships in the world produce more pollution than all the world’s cars. If true, this would certainly change many people’s perspective on global warming as more often than not cars are singled out as a key contributor to greenhouse gases whilst