Climate change: Shipping industry calls for new global carbon tax

The global shipping industry wants governments to tax their carbon emissions as they try to tackle climate change

April 21, 2021 ~5 min

Suez Canal: How are they trying to free the Ever Given?

Operations are continuing to move a 400 metre long vessel stuck in the Suez Canal since Tuesday.

March 25, 2021 ~3 min

New rules for Arctic shipping 'a missed opportunity'

Environmental groups say new regulations on ships carrying polluting oils in the Arctic don't go far enough.

Nov. 20, 2020 ~3 min

Rosewood smuggling in The Gambia: Shipping firm halts timber exports

A BBC investigation found vast quantities of protected rosewood were being trafficked from The Gambia.

By Charlotte Attwood • bbcnews
July 8, 2020 ~6 min

North Sea oil firm accused of profiting from deadly industry

Two oil rigs which had been owned by Diamond Offshore ended up being scrapped on a beach in India.

By Mark Daly • bbcnews
March 16, 2020 ~4 min