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Norway's Fredriksen merges groups, creates major tanker fleet owner
July 2, 2015

Norwegian Johan Fredriksen said Thursday he would merge two companies he controls, Oslo listed Frontine and Frontline 2012, that combined would create one of the world's biggest tanker groups.
The hour of the wolf for dry bulk Panamaxes
June 18, 2015

Platts editors focus on the Atlantic Panamax market, examining the factors driving price levels for the workhorses of the dry bulk shipping market and whose key cargoes are coal and grains.
The most powerful sanction against Iran? Try US crude exports
January 27, 2015

The economic arguments for exporting US crude are fairly well-known. But the foreign policy benefits of exports are not as widely talked about.
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