Global maritime charity Stella Maris has collaborated with Mental Health Support Solutions (MHSS) to provide mental health booklets for seafarers to help them tackle the pressures of working for months at sea. The booklet provides the seafarers with simple yet powerful tips and strategies for practicing good mental hygiene while at sea.
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The global supply chain is currently witnessing a prolonged crisis due to disruptions in the transportation of shipping cargo, according to an executive at leading ports operator ICTSI, as obstacles in logistics such as truck shortages weigh on backed-up supply chains and recovering the trade drives up the volume. The world has started facing serious congestions due to the robust demand for retail goods from people stuck at home under pandemic-related lockdowns and logjams affecting the supply of container ships and boxes to transport cargo.
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Major multinational retailers like Amazon, Ikea, Unilever and Michelin are among the nine signatories of the pledge by non-profit Aspen Institute, where the companies have opted for the use of zero carbon marine fuel for their shipping needs, by the year 2040.
The average transit from Chinese ports to Los Angeles and Long Beach (LA / LB) ports has marked an increase from 16 days in a normal market to 36 days in October 2021, according to Shifl, a leading digital freight forwarding platform. The average transit time was just 19 days on the key transpacific trade route during May this year.
TotalEnergies SE has established an offshore wind hub within its existing centre for the United Kingdom North Sea oil and gas region recently. The French-based company stated on Monday that the centre will use the offshore expertise that TotalEnergies has built in Aberdeen, Scotland, over the last 50 years.