Latest COVID-19 Updates for the Maritime Industry

Let’s take a closer look at the latest effects of the coronavirus on the maritime industry. As of April 7th, close to a 1,5 million coronavirus cases have been reported and 75,000 people have lost their lives. This pandemic has been negatively affecting the whole World: The individuals, the governments, the economies including almost all…

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World’s Largest Bulk Carriers

It’s time to know more about the world’s largest bulk carriers. After talking about the world’s largest container ships, the world’s largest cargo ships, and the world’s largest crane vessels, let’s remember the world’s largest bulk carriers A bulk carrier, also known as a bulker, is a merchant ship designed to transport unpackaged bulk cargo,…

World’s Largest Cargo Ships

After mentioning the world’s largest container ships, it’s time to take a look at the world’s largest cargo ships. A cargo ship is any type of vessel that carries cargo in bulk or packaged form. These vessels include bulk carriers, container ships, oil tankers, LPG tankers, etc. After having talked about the world’s largest containers,…

World’s Largest Crane Vessels

Let’s take a look at the world’s largest crane vessels that are used for offshore construction. Crane vessels, also known as crane ships, are very large and powerful ocean-going vehicles. Since they are equipped with huge cranes to handle heavy loads, they are very convenient for offshore construction. Let’s take a look at the 5…

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World’s Largest Container Ships

Let’s take a look at the world’s largest 10 container ships based on their capacity. Container ships are the essential actors of commercial intermodal freight transport, therefore the maritime industry. As of today, nearly 90% of non-bulk cargo worldwide is transported by these types of ships. So, let’s get to know them better. Here are…