MSC News

  21 Jun 2018
Teething problems with the terminal management system at Hutchison Ports' Port of Felixstowe has caused the world’s top two container shipping lines to have to find ways to mitigate delays for customers’ cargo

  11 Jun 2018
The Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has registered its global container fleet on the BIC’s BoxTech Global Container basis — providing technical details to the database users

  05 Jun 2018
iContainers, an online freight forwarding company, have stated that a more transparent and long-term solution for implementing Emergency Bunker Surcharges (EBS) is required

  23 May 2018
MSC’s Chief Information Officer, Andre Simha, has stated that shipping lines need to focus on collaborating to develop standardized solutions

  22 May 2018
MSC has to take emergency measures and introduce a worldwide temporary bunker surcharge on all ocean and land-based cargo carriage with immediate effect

  15 May 2018
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A will expand its intermodal connections via the port of Trieste, Italy to improve transit times for shippers moving cargo between Asia, the Mediterranean and Europe

  08 May 2018
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company has agreed to invest US$ 1.08 billion with Abu Dhabi Ports to establish a new container terminal

  30 Apr 2018
Maersk’s Chief Executive, Soren Skou, has criticized the level of state funding that container shipping companies are receiving

  23 Apr 2018
Inna Kuznetsova, President and Chief Operating Officer at INTTRA, has answered questions about the how digital systems are changing the container shipping industry

  17 Apr 2018
Mediterranean Shipping Company has selected MAN Diesel & Turbo to equip its 23,000 TEU newbuildings with G-type engines

  06 Apr 2018
MSC Shipmanagement was named 'Green Company of the Year' at the 17th annual Sailor Today awards in Mumbai

  06 Apr 2018
Anton van den Aarssen, from the Netherlands, is a happily married 58-year-old prog rock enthusiast with a passion for snapping ships

  16 Feb 2018
​Container shipping company mergers and acquisitions have destroyed $110 billion of shareholder value in the past 21 years, according to a recently published report by McKinsey & Co.

MSC Shuba B. Credit: Philaport   14 Feb 2018
Port of Philadelphia has passed another challenge by Mediterranean Shipping Company

  13 Feb 2018
Terminal Investment Limited has appointed Ammar Kanaan as Chief Executive Officer effective April 9, 2018

  12 Feb 2018
South Korea’s largest carrier, Hyundai Merchant Marine, will start ordering vessels of 22,000 TEU capacity at the beginning next month (March 2018) at the earliest

With its capacity of 19,900 TEU, the “Barzan” is a container giant – Hapag-Lloyd has six ships of this class in its fleet. Credit: Hapag-Lloyd   09 Feb 2018
As of 1 January 2018, 451 ultra-large containerships (ULCS) were operating, while another 129 were on order for delivery into 2020, according to container sector credit risk analyst DynaLiner.

  24 Jan 2018
Haifa Port, the largest of Israel's three major international seaports, has recorded a new record after moving 223 containers per ship hour

  23 Jan 2018
Port of Philadelphia in the US has released a video of the moment it received its largest containership to ever call at the port on January 14, 2018

Søren Leth Johannsen, Chief Commercial Officer of Maersk Container Industry   21 Dec 2017
Søren Leth Johannsen, CCO of MCI, shares his thoughts on how the company and the reefer industry is progressing