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Kuwait closes two ports to marine traffic on bad weather
July 6, 2015

Kuwait has halted traffic at two of its main ports -- Shuwaikh and Shuaiba -- due to low visibility and high winds, officials at the ports said Monday.
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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