Venezuela says it has seized a large shipment of US-made weapons aboard a cargo plane that had taken off from Miami, Florida, days after US President Donald Trump repeated his threats of taking military action against the Latin American country amid an ongoing political rift.
Iran's LPG liftings in January edged up to around 374,000 tons after shipments began recovering in December at 373,000 tons, following a downtrend since September on lower output at the South Pars Gas Field amid a two-month maintenance, trade sources said this week.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has indicated that a pre-planned shipment of cholera vaccines to Yemen is likely to be cancelled over security concerns, issues with access and lack of proper logistical support.
National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC), Iran's leading oil tanker operator, said on Monday its shipments to Europe were increasing by the day and the company plans to upgrade its fleet to support expansion.
Several months ago, in August 2016, Gdansk handled the largest tanker in the port's history, which brought nearly 300,000 tons of Iranian oil for the Lotos Refinery, the Port Authority said in a press release.
Russia’s Foreign Ministry official said Moscow is to deliver the first shipment of its S-300 air defense systems to Iran in the coming days as part of a long-running contract between Tehran and Moscow.