Maersk bio-methanol

Maersk invests in green bio-methanol start-up

A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) has invested in a green bio-methanol start-up in its latest sustainability drive. The company’s corporate venture arm, Maersk Growth, had joined forces with California-based WasteFuel, a start-up focussed on turning waste into sustainable aviation fuel, green bio-methanol, and renewable natural gas. With the investment, Morten Bo Christiansen, VP and Head […]

Maersk firm strikes deal for 16 electric trucks across Southern California

Performance Team – A.P. Moller-Maersk (Maersk) Company, has placed an order for 16 Volvo electric trucks to carry goods across Southern California. The deal for the Volvo VNR Electric Class 8 trucks marks the largest commercial order of the North American zero-tailpipe emission model to date. When put into service, all 16 vehicles will be […]

Maersk: data standards key to ‘digital twin’ goods visibility

Improved data standards will be an important factor for supply chain resilience against future disruptions, A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) analysts have said. The logistics sector has been plagued by several disruptive events – spending habits changed by COVID-19, outbreaks of the virus at Chinese manufacturing ports, and the Suez Canal incident – which has […]

Maersk joins Hong Kong BEC Low Carbon Charter

A.P. Moller-Maersk (Maersk) has announced that the company will join the Low Carbon Charter, launched by Hong Kong Business Environment Council (BEC). In joining the Low Carbon Charter, Maersk has committed to: Work towards setting decarbonisation target(s) aligned with climate science and the goals of the Paris Agreement by committing to the Science Based Targets […]

Maersk: COVID-19 flare-ups ‘causing havoc’ across Asia Pacific

COVID-19 breakouts in major ports in Vietnam and China are “causing havoc” for supply chains – and sky-high container demand is set to continue, A.P. Moller-Maersk (Maersk) has said. In its August 2021 Asia Pacific market update, container shipping demand will remain strong into the fourth quarter of 2021. Container demand growth continued to run […]