Greek shipping companies sentenced for pollution
Avin International and Nicos I.V. Special Maritime Enterprises were sentenced to pay a $4 million fine for illegally dumping oily bilge in the waters off Houston and Port Arthur.
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There does appear to be some marginal gains to be had from slowing ships even further, both in terms of fuel consumption and cost. Before making this a mandatory requirement, we agree with Maersk that further evaluation of the unintended consequences is required.
The OCEAN Alliance is slated to blank two sailings each on its ECC2 and PNW1 transpacific loops in June, which OOCL said was due to expected low seasonal demand.