Headlines
Rate of shipping decline eases but market conditions still testing.

TBS International locates in Ireland

Belfast Port launch Direct freight line to N America

National Developments
Shannon Foynes Launch Online corporate Communications Pack

Trinity Shipping Group start direct Dublin-West Africa Ro-Ro Service

Changes and development announcments at Fenit and Galway Harbours

Capacity Changes in the Irish Market

Irish Ports Association National Conference

Mr. Ben Gavin

Ferry acquired to service Cork - Swansea ferry route

Retirement of Tom McSweeney, RTE Marine Correspondent Announced

Shipping sector sees growth

Seatruck wins Irish Sea Shipping Line of the Year

International Developments
Marco Polo Update

International development & the migration of the US firms

Deutsche Bank opens regular coverage of shipping sector

Motorways of the Sea Open Call

Updated flag state performance table

OECD wants greater liberalisation of European ports

Shipping Markets
Dry Bulk Market Analysis

Tanker Market Outlook

Container Market Outlook

Maritime Education
IMDO announce the 2009 -2010 Follow the Fleet Schools Essay Competition

Irish Branch of the ICS Annual Dinner & launch their website

CILT Ireland’s Presidential Address & Conferring ceremony

Forthcoming Events
Irish Ship Finance 2009

The European Short Sea Congress confirmed for June 2010 in Dublin

And Finally
Irish ports keep on rocking in the free world
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Headlines


Rate of shipping decline eases but market conditions still testing.
by The IMDO, November 2009

 ROI Bulk Traffic Rate of shipping decline eases but market conditions still testing.
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TBS International locates in Ireland
by The IMDO, November 2009

TBS incorporates in Ireland The Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) welcomes the announcement by TBS International of its plans to domicile in Ireland.
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Belfast Port launch Direct freight line to N America
by The IMDO, November 2009

Belfast Port An American company is planning to launch the first direct ocean freight service between Belfast, Montreal and Baltimore next month.
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National Developments


Shannon Foynes Launch Online corporate Communications Pack
by The IMDO, November 2009

Shannon Foynes New Website The IMDO talks to Martin Morrissey of Shannon Foynes on the launch of their new corporate communications pack
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Trinity Shipping Group start direct Dublin-West Africa Ro-Ro Service
by Trinity Shipping, November 2009

Trinity West Africa Trinity Shipping Group are delighted to announce the first and only direct Ro-Ro Cargo Service from Dublin to Nigeria. 
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Changes and development announcments at Fenit and Galway Harbours
by The IMDO, November 2009

Fenit Harbour Both Galway and Fenit have recently announced plans for development and expansion of their services.
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Capacity Changes in the Irish Market
by The IMDO, November 2009

Stena Lines Three operators in the Irish market have made significant capacity changes on routes between Ireland and the UK and the Continent.
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Irish Ports Association National Conference
by The IMDO, November 2009

Irish Ports Association The one day Irish Ports Association National Conference was be hosted by Dundalk Port Company recently.
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Mr. Ben Gavin
by The IMDO, November 2009

Irish Maritime Development Office

Death announced of former Port of Waterford Chairman.


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Ferry acquired to service Cork - Swansea ferry route
by The IMDO, November 2009

The Julia The M.V. Julia has been purchased to service the Cork Swansea ferry route.
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Retirement of Tom McSweeney, RTE Marine Correspondent Announced
by The IMDO, November 2009

Tom MacSweeney Retirement of Tom McSweeney, RTE Marine Correspondent  has been announced
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Shipping sector sees growth
by The Irish Times, November 2009

Route to Recovery? Signs of growth in some sectors of the shipping industry could indicate that Ireland is pulling out of the economic recession.
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Seatruck wins Irish Sea Shipping Line of the Year
by The IMDO, November 2009

Seatruck Award

Seatruck recently won the Export & Freight Irish Sea Shipping Line of the Year sponsored by Countrywide Freight group.


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International Developments


Marco Polo Update
by The IMDO, November 2009

Marco Polo Details have been announced on the forthcoming Marco Polo Workshop in Brussels
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International development & the migration of the US firms
by The IMDO, November 2009

Barak Obama & Brian Cowen The IMDO have been following with interest the impact on inward investment following the election of Barack Obama.
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Deutsche Bank opens regular coverage of shipping sector
by TradeWinds

Deutsche Bank Germany's Deutsche Bank has kicked off its first regular coverage of public shipowners with initial ratings on 14 companies.
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Motorways of the Sea Open Call
by The IMDO, November 2009

Motorways of the Sea The North Sea region – which includes Ireland for this purpose – is going out to an open-ended call for tenders for Motorways of the Sea projects.
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Updated flag state performance table
by BIMCO

Flags Of Convinence

The latest ‘Shipping Industry Flag State Performance Table' has been published by BIMCO.


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OECD wants greater liberalisation of European ports
by Lloyds List, September 2009

OECD Europe's port services sector should be opened up to greater competition says the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
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Shipping Markets


Dry Bulk Market Analysis
by The IMDO, November 2009

Baltic Dry Index 2009 The dry bulk shipping market was severely affected by the global economic downturn in 2009.
Read more»


Tanker Market Outlook
by The IMDO, November 2009

Tanker Market Around April 2009, after an exceptional run, the tanker market rates were beginning to slip. 
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Container Market Outlook
by The IMDO, November 2009

The Container Market The containership market has continually declined since the middle of 2008 with the situation becoming more acute in 2009 as container trade growth contracted
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Maritime Education


IMDO announce the 2009 -2010 Follow the Fleet Schools Essay Competition
by The IMDO, November 2009

www.followthefleet.ie The IMDO is delighted to announce a new competition for its 2009 2010 roll out of the “Follow the Fleet” schools programme.
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Irish Branch of the ICS Annual Dinner & launch their website
by ICS Ireland, November 2009

ICS Awards Ceremony The Irish Branch of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers held their Annual Dinner and Golf outing recently.
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CILT Ireland’s Presidential Address & Conferring ceremony
by The CILT, November 2009

Rory Maguire, IMDO & Cormac McSweeney NMCI The Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport Ireland’s Presidential Address & Conferring ceremony took place on Thursday 29th October 2009
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Forthcoming Events


Irish Ship Finance 2009
“Obstacles and opportunities in global shipping markets”
by The IMDO, November 2009

IMDO Ship Finance

The Irish Maritime Development Office is hosting a seminar on the 1st of December, 2009 


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The European Short Sea Congress confirmed for June 2010 in Dublin
by The IMDO, November 2009

Shortsea 2010 Now in its third year, the European Short Sea Congress will be hosted in Dublin Castle on the 29th and 30th of June 2010
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And Finally


Irish ports keep on rocking in the free world
by The IMDO & Thinkhouse PR

Coors Light Galway audience

Ireland’s ports have become unexpectedly become the hippest place to hang out for the newest creative music experience.


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