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Russian warships launch missiles at IS targets in Syria


Missiles are fired from the Mediterranean at Islamic State group targets in Syria.

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Charterers turn to anchor-handlers in PSV dearth


Norway sells out of supply ships again, but plenty to choose from in the UK. Read more.

Union Commercial denies supramax sale


Greek owner dismisses brokers' reports and clarifies that 2011-built ship is not up for sale. Read more.

Zim confirms Costamare boxship charter


Israeli owner deploys 11,000-teu newbuild in Asia-South America trade. Read more.

Cash for Cosco


Payday is coming in a $4.2bn deal between the Export Import Bank of China (CExim) and China Cosco Shipping. Read more.