Industry Sectors - Carriers


Hapag-Lloyd’s TEU Volumes Rise Nearly 25% in Q3 Results

 17 Nov 2017

Hapag-Lloyd has reported that its transport volume has increased by 24.4% from 5.65 million TEU to 7.03 million TEU in the first nine months of 2017

  Carriers, Shipping


COSCO Ship Detained After Crane Damaged

 17 Nov 2017

A 10,036 TEU capacity containership has been detained after colliding with a pier and damaging a crane at Dekheila Port in Alexandria, Egypt

  Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Lower Handling Tariffs to Hit Chinese Ports

 17 Nov 2017

A move by China’s economic agency to cut the handling tariffs for import and export containers could lower profits for Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG),

  Carriers, Port & Maritime Training, Port Planning & Finance, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Abu Dhabi Ports to Create Food Zones

 16 Nov 2017

Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a UAE body Food Security Centre to help create port zones for food industries

  Carriers, Port Planning & Finance, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


ICTSI Victorious in Port of Portland Strike Case

 16 Nov 2017

ICTSI Oregon, the former operator of a Port of Portland container terminal, has welcomed the ruling of a court that found the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) broke laws during strikes

  Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus



Alphaliner: Shipping Capacity Beats Q3 Port Demand Gains

 16 Nov 2017

Alphaliner has reported on the combined effects of new ship deliveries and a reduction in the idle fleet

  Carriers, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


Ex-Maersk CEO Andersen Joins Unifeeder as Chairman

 15 Nov 2017

Unifeeder, the largest Pan-European feeder and shortsea operator, has appointed Nils Smedegaard Andersen as its new Chairman of the Board of Directors

  Carriers, Shipping, Supply Chain


First Unmanned Vessel UK Flagged

 15 Nov 2017

An autonomous work boat, C-Worker 7, has become the first ever unmanned vessel to fly the UK flag

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Shipping


Port of Portland Re-opens Containership Business

 14 Nov 2017

Containerships will resume calls to the US West Coast Port of Portland as Singapore-headquartered Swire Shipping has agreed to begin a service from its container terminal

  Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


COSCO Seals $42 Million Zeebrugge Deal

 10 Nov 2017

Chinese operator COSCO Shipping Ports has reached a conclusion in the deal to acquire a majority stake in Zeebrugge container terminal in Belgium, operated APM Terminals’

  Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus