CMA CGM, the fourth largest container shipping line in the world by market share, has launched SEAPRIORITY Go, a new solution that offers priority for goods during the loading of vessels.
The coronavirus was officially declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO) on 12 March 2020. Following the escalation of the crisis Port Technology International (PTI) details which ports have been most heavily affected by the impact of the coronavirus, or COVID-19.
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has ordered five new 23,000 TEU container vessels from two of COSCO's shipbuilding yards.
CMA CGM, the fourth biggest container shipping line in the world, has reported an upturn in business in China following the coronavirus outbreak.
The Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA), the initiative established to increase digitalisation in the shipping industry, has published its cyber-security implementation guide in readiness for upcoming international regulation.
Japanese technology company Eco Marine Power has said EnergySail, its sail-assisted and solar-powered propulsion shipping device has been unveiled at its test centre.
CMA CGM, the fourth largest container shipping line in the world by market share, has said cargo traffic at major Chinese ports is recovering after the congestion caused by coronavirus.
A.P. Moeller-Maersk (Maersk), the largest container shipping line in the world by market share, has unveiled a new end-to-end logistics solution between grapes' exporters in India and Northern Europe.
Korean container shipping line Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has announced plans to utilize underwater robots for cleaning its vessels' hulls.
China is the biggest nation in the container shipping after overtaking Germany in terms of total TEU, according to data from the German Shipowners' Association or Verband Deutscher Reeder (VDR).
The US Coast Guard (USCG) and many of its international counterparts have said they will clamp down heavily on vessels that break the latest IMO rules on the carriage of non-compliant fuel.
The Smart Maritime Council has announced it will support the use of ISO 19848 data standard for ship board machinery and equipment.