First live financial trade transaction successfully completed with blockchain

06/06/2018 General Luis Gondelles

British banking group HSBC and Dutch bank ING closed the first live financial trade transaction completed with blockchain to finance the shipping of soya bean shipment from Argentina to Malaysia for t ...


Maersk to trial situational awareness system  powered by artificial intelligence aboard a containership

24/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Maersk Line will test the allegedly first situational awareness system powered by artificial intelligence aboard a containership. The Danish company partnered with Sea Machine Robotics to test the tec ...


Veconinter assisted to the annual Caribbean Shipping Executives’ Conference hosted in the Port Everglades

23/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

David Jean Marie, President of the Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA), opened the 17th annual Caribbean Shipping Executives’ Conference celebrated from May 14th to 16th in the Port Everglades ...


International organizations celebrate IMO agreement to reduce emissions within the maritime industry

21/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Countries, organizations, companies and communities hailed the agreement to reduce emissions reached by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). The maritime world reacted positively to the news ...


Egypt’s ports will run 24 hours a day

17/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Egypt’s ports will be kept up and running for 24 hours a day, up from the current 16 hours of operation, to cut long waiting times for shipments. Hesham Arafat, Transportation Minister of Egypt, ...


India plans massive LNG imports expansion

14/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

India plans to triple its LNG imports, pushing to more than double the share that natural gas has in its energy mix to 15% by 2022. The plan will require the construction of more liquefied natural gas ...


First commercial LNG cargo from United States East Coast hits the seas

04/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

The first shipment of LNG cargo extracted from the Cove Point terminal of Dominion Energy Inc., located in Maryland on the East Coast of the United States, left aboard the Adam LNG, of 16,000 cubic me ...