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On the go and on demand, The Maritime Podcast, brought to you by Seatrade Maritime, delivers news and updates on shipping's most pertinent topics and conversations. With a focus on the leading trends in the industry. Hosted by a team of highly experienced correspondents across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and America, The Maritime Podcast has a focus on operational, regulatory and technology related topics, including interviews with key executives – all free to listen to.

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On the go and on demand, The Maritime Podcast, brought to you by Seatrade Maritime, delivers news and updates on shipping's most pertinent topics and conversations. With a focus on the leading trends in the industry. Hosted by a team of highly experienced correspondents across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and America, The Maritime Podcast has a focus on operational, regulatory and technology related topics, including interviews with key executives – all free to listen to.

    Maritime in Minutes - June 2022

    Maritime in Minutes - June 2022

    In the latest episode of Maritime in Minutes Seatrade Maritime News Editor, Marcus Hand, and Europe Editor, Gary Howard, discuss and comment on the stories that stood out on Seatrade Maritime News during the last month.
    Find out how and why is Maersk moving cargo in China’s cabotage market.
    Why is 10.5% of the containership fleet being tied up in delays
    good news for the box market sector?
    How were developments at MEPC 78 received?
    What went on at Posidonia 2022?
    How does engine load relate to methane slip on LNG carriers?
    What does the Ocean Shipping Reform Act 2022 mean for international shipping?
    What’s the latest on the EU ETS and its passage through the EU?
    Why is bad news for the world economy such good news for shipping?
    Why is Lamprell mulling a fire sale?
    What does the Shell and CMA CGM decarbonisation tie up have to do with road and aviation?
    Links to stories featured in this episode
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/containers/maersk-marks-opening-china-cabotage-market (Maersk marks opening of China cabotage market)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/containers/105-containership-fleet-remains-unavailable-due-delays (10.5% of containership fleet remains unavailable due to delays)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/regulation/further-action-needed-mepc-78-gets-underway (‘Furtheraction is needed’ as MEPC 78 gets underway) and https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/regulation/mepc-78-wasted-opportunity-or-important-progress-ghg-emissions (MEPC 78: ‘Wasted opportunity’ or ‘important progress’ on GHG emissions?)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/posidonia-2022-0 (Seatrade Maritime News’ full coverage from Posidonia 2022)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/lng/low-loads-double-methane-slip-lng-carrier-voyage (Low loads double methane slip on LNG carrier voyage)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/regulation/us-president-biden-lauds-passage-ocean-shipping-reform-act-2022 (US President Biden lauds passage of Ocean Shipping Reform Act 2022)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/regulation/european-parliament-passes-ets-shipping-changes (European Parliament passes ETS shipping changes)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/tankers/positive-shipping-outlook-negative-world-outlook (Positive shipping outlook, negative world outlook)


    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/shipyards/lamprell-mulling-fire-sale-face-liquidity-crisis (Lamprell)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/shipyards/lamprell-mulling-fire-sale-face-liquidity-crisis (mulling fire sale in the face of liquidity crisis)


    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/containers/maritime-lead-transport-decarbonisation-under-shell-cma-cgm-deal (Maritime)
    https://www.seatrade-maritime.com/containers/maritime-lead-transport-decarbonisation-under-shell-cma-cgm-deal (to lead transport decarbonisation under Shell - CMA CGM deal)


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    • 14 min
    In Conversation - Harry Vafias, CEO of Stealthgas

    In Conversation - Harry Vafias, CEO of Stealthgas

    During Posidonia 2022 The Maritime Podcast had the pleasure sitting down with prominent Greek shipowner Harry Vafias to talk about the country’s shipping industry and what lies ahead.
    Harry is perhaps best known as CEO of US-listed gas shipping company Stealthgas, but his shipping interests also include, recently US-listed Imperial Petroleum, tanker company Stealth Maritime, and dry bulk shipping company Brave Maritime.
    Speaking with Marcus Hand, Editor of Seatrade Maritime News, and Emma Howell, Director of Media for Seatrade Maritime, the conversation explores how the industry has changed in recent years and the impact of need to decarbonise shipping operations.
    Harry explains the viewpoint of Greek owners on near term measures to reduce emissions and his own views on investing in vessels powered by alternative fuels.
    The episode then delves into the secrets behind the success of Greek shipowners as a dominant force in the global industry. Want to know more? Listen to the episode now.
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    • 13 min
    In Conversation with Andre Simha, DCSA about Digitalisation

    In Conversation with Andre Simha, DCSA about Digitalisation

    This latest episode of The Maritime Podcast takes listeners into the dynamic world of digitalization with Andre Simha, Global Chief Digital and Information Officer, MSC and Chairman, Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA).
    Working both for the world’s largest container line and heading the DCSA there can be few better placed to explain shipping’s digital journey.
    The discussion with Seatrade Maritime News Editor Marcus Hand looks at both the progress of digitalization in the container shipping space and what has held it back compared to many other industries.
    The conversation covers:
    The adoption of the e-bill of lading
    The need for standardization and why it’s important Regional versus global initiatives – can you join the dots
    The barriers to adoption particularly when compared to air freight.
    What Andre sees in the future.

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    • 24 min
    In Focus – Emissions Regulation with ABS

    In Focus – Emissions Regulation with ABS

    In this In Focus episode of The Maritime Podcast, Stamatis Fradelos, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs at ABS updates us on the progress of emissions regulation at the IMO and European Union.
    With multiple deadlines looming and dozens of proposals on the table, keeping up with regional and international regulation is a full time job. Stamatis gives a concise overview of the upcoming regulatory developments both at the IMO and at the European Union, from the revision of the IMO’s initial greenhouse gas strategy to mid-term market based measures, carbon intensity guidelines, and even the potential sulphur emissions control area in the Mediterranean.
    A timely refresher of the regulatory landscape as many of our listeners prepare for Posidonia 2022 where environmental regulation will be a hot topic.
    In this episode, we cover:
    Revision of the IMO GHG Initial Strategy
    Development of CII correction factors
    Midterm market-based measures
    Draft Lifecycle GHG/Carbon Intensity Guidelines
    EU “Fit for 55” Package
    Revision of EU ETS Directive: Inclusion of shipping in Emissions Trading Scheme
    New Fuel EU Maritime Regulation: New policy measures to drive shift to low carbon fuels
    The Mediterranean SOx Emissions Control Area

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    • 23 min
    Maritime in Minutes - May 2022

    Maritime in Minutes - May 2022

    In the latest episode of Maritime in Minutes Seatrade Maritime News Editor, Marcus Hand, and Europe Editor, Gary Howard, discuss and comment on the stories that stood out on Seatrade Maritime News during the last month.
    Get the highlights of the ongoing PandO Ferries debacle – will they finally get all their fleet back in service?
    Find out what caused the bunker contamination that hit ships refueling in Singapore earlier this year.
    The latest on the impact of war in the Ukraine on shipping.
    Measures from terminal operator PSA to reduce emissions in the supply chain.
    Learn about the extension of the scope of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme.
    Just how much money did container lines make in Q1?
    All the numbers on the Greek-controlled shipping fleet.
    How seafarer demand is driving up wages and fake CVs.
    Links to stories featured in this episode
    https://bit.ly/38VT8Bt (Seafarer shortage – rising wages and fake CVs)
    https://bit.ly/3Q567Bw (Greek-controlled shipping tonnage hits all-time high)
    https://bit.ly/394QWaB (European Parliament brings EU ETS closer to shipping)
    https://bit.ly/3GBfKn9 ($60bn first quarter windfall for container sector)
    https://bit.ly/3wZv5cO (PSA and CMA CGM team up on digital just-in-time arrival tool)
    https://bit.ly/3NLwwlF (Black Sea agribulk exports fall 35% in April due to Ukraine war)
    https://bit.ly/3t9irGN (47 deficiencies, 13 grounds for detention in PandO ferry inspection)
    https://bit.ly/3t8p4Ju (Singapore traces bad bunkers to Khor Fakkan cargo)
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    • 10 min
    In Focus: Acting Now on Decarbonising Shipping

    In Focus: Acting Now on Decarbonising Shipping

    In this latest In Focus episode of The Maritime Podcast we take a look at practical measures that can be taken to decarbonise shipping operations today.
    Decarbonising shipping needs to start happening now, however, zero carbon fuels are not available at scale. The move to lower carbon operations has been dominated by LNG dual fuel and in this podcast Seatrade Maritime News Editor Marcus Hand discusses making this switch with a panel of experts.
    The episode covers operational aspects, environmental concerns and providing a pathway to zero carbon fuels.
    Discussing the topic are:
    - Eswynn de Souza, Fleet Director, Fleet Operations Petroleum at Eaglestar Shipmanagement (S) Pte. Ltd.
    - Prashanth Dev, Former Head of Freight Trading, Shell Trading
    - Mark Darley, Marine and Offshore (MandO) Chief Operating Officer, Lloyd's Register
    If you like the show, make sure to subscribe and follow https://bit.ly/3vyvzqK (The Maritime Podcast). Feel free also to recommend the show to a friend or colleague that you think would enjoy it.
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    • 11 min

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