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G2 Ocean makes promising entry into India

G2 Ocean has carried over 500,000 freight tons in 11 sailings on the India – US Gulf trade lane since the service was launched in February 2020. “We are pleased with these early results,” Senior Chartering Manager Prashant Samel...

G2 Ocean joins the Diversity Study Group

G2 Ocean joins the Diversity Study Group in commitment to advance workplace diversity and inclusion. As a global shipping company, G2 Ocean connects people of all backgrounds, ethnicity, race, gender, religion, and sexual...

All eyes on 2021

This article was written by Thomas Timlen and published at Breakbulk Events and Media on July 2, 2020.  Growth in the Association of Southeast Asian National, or ASEAN, region is expected to slow sharply to 2.2 percent in 2020 as a...

G2 Ocean to take part in USD 20 million automation project

G2 Ocean is partnering up with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and 22 maritime industry partners to study safe methods and technology for enabling ship automation. On June 12, 2020, The Research Council of...

India Launches Digitisation of the Bill of Lading

India is digitalising its bills of lading workflows after a successful simulation project with G2 Ocean and CargoX. The Government of India started evaluating ways to implement electronic bills of lading and other trade documentation...

G2 Ocean strengthens fleet with a new bulk carrier

Star Nike, a new-building of 63,000 deadweight tonnage capacity, joined G2 Ocean’s bulk pool on June 5, 2020. Star Nike is a conventional bulk carrier constructed and equipped at a first-class shipbuilding dockyard at Imabari, Japan....

G2 Ocean expands use of e-bills

This article was written by Keith Wallis and published at on June 6, 2020.  G2 Ocean, the Norway-based project cargo and breakbulk operator, is expanding its use of electronic bills of lading (e-bills) amid growing...

Simon Baker new Chartering Director

G2 Ocean has appointed Simon Baker as Chartering Director in South Africa. He replaces John Currie who is retiring after 23 years of service. As part of G2 Ocean’s strategy for 2020 to 2024, the company is expanding into new markets...