Press Releases

Offshore Marine Asia pushing the boundaries

Aug 19, 2014 09:40 BST TradeWinds Events TradeWinds is teaming up with the Malaysia Offshore Support Vessel Owners' Association (OSV MALAYSIA) to bring the annual event Offshore Marine Asia to Kuala Lumpur on October 21st.

Nicola Eyles joins TradeWinds Events

Sep 30, 2013 09:30 BST TradeWinds Events The Events division of London based shipping news organization TradeWinds has appointed Nicola Eyles as Senior Conference Producer to help grow the company’s expanding maritime and offshore conference portfolio.

Heavyweight international line-up for India Shipping Summit

Sep 25, 2012 16:21 BST TradeWinds Events The India Shipping Summit returns to Mumbai for the eighth event on 8-10 October and this year's programme is taking a prescriptive look at the unique challenges facing India's maritime industry. The summit examines the country’s ambitions and what's realistically achievable - it's a reality check for India shipping!

TradeWinds SmartShipping set to attract the forward-thinkers of shipping

Jul 19, 2012 14:42 BST TradeWinds Events The TradeWinds SmartShipping conference is based precisely on this premise and will leave the issues of green or sustainable shipping to others, while focusing on the very real and very practical challenges facing ship owners and operators today.

Shipping conference in Shanghai delivers yet again

May 31, 2012 14:02 BST TradeWinds Events Held at the Kerry Hotel in Pudong, Shanghai, from 22nd to 23rd May this year, the 8th TradeWinds Shipping China was an action-packed conference, with all the right ingredients for an exciting few days: controversial topics, high-profile speakers, and several quality networking affairs.

Controversial charter party disputes and renegotiations to take centre-stage at Shanghai maritime conference

May 02, 2012 04:46 BST TradeWinds Events Disputes and renegotiations between ship owners and charterers are at levels not seen since the financial market crash of 2008. In a highly topical session at the upcoming 8th TradeWinds Shipping China conference Geir Sviggum, Chief Representative of international law firm Wikborg Rein in Shanghai will lead an open discussion on the problems and possible solutions.

Vale to take to the podium at Shanghai shipping conference

Apr 19, 2012 10:36 BST TradeWinds Events Mining giant caught in China dilemma sends senior representative to speak at leading maritime conference in Shanghai.

Future of ship recycling hotly debated in Singapore

Mar 13, 2012 06:52 GMT TradeWinds Events

Rules of engagement in focus at Marine Risk Forum

Feb 27, 2012 10:58 GMT TradeWinds Events The deaths of two Indian fishermen at the hands of crack marines highlights the lack of clear guidelines on the rules of engagement in conflict situations, reports shipping news provider TradeWinds. Peter Cook, head of maritime security association SAMI says he hoped the incident would “raise the profile and need for clear rules on the use and force.”

8th TradeWinds Shipping China conference to find out if the Water Dragon will deliver

Feb 21, 2012 04:27 GMT TradeWinds Events The organisers of the 8th TradeWinds Shipping China conference have recently released the initial agenda, aptly themed “Will the Dragon deliver?” for the 2 day conference, which will cover both timely as well as timeless issues – from charter party disputes to banned VLOCs, the fate of shipyards to the liquidity conundrum.