Maersk News

  26 Jun 2017
Maersk Line and it's Asian subsidiary line MCC Transport have announced changes to their Asia-Pacific management teams as the subsidiary’s CEO has elected to leave

  26 Jun 2017
Turkish companies are shipping more to Qatar since Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt decided to block transport routes to the country on June 5, 2017

  23 Jun 2017
Lars Jensen’s book, Liner Shipping 2025, succinctly defines container shipping market dynamics in the current turbulent period, stressing the role of digitization

  23 Jun 2017
the biggest container shipping company by number of chartered and owned ships in its fleet is APM-Maersk with 636 ships in service

  23 Jun 2017
A drone has captured the moment that the world's largest container ship, the 21,413 TEU OOCL Hong Kong, made its maiden call at Port of Felixstowe

  21 Jun 2017
This week's Wednesday Wisdom, an interesting extract from one of PTI's technical papers, comes from Dirk Visser, Senior Shipping Consultant, Managing Editor Publications & DynaLiners, Dynamar

  21 Jun 2017
Evergreen Line has teamed up with Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant, to provide booking for sea freight services online and cater for the needs of smaller volume shippers by allowing them to search for freight rates and reserve cargo space...

  21 Jun 2017
Drewry has reported that the top five carriers will control a little under 60% of the world’s containership fleet by 2021. In 2005, the same bracket of carriers held around 37%.

  15 Jun 2017
The 20,568 TEU Madrid Maersk has called at APM Terminals Rotterdam on its maiden voyage on the Far East-Europe (AE-2) service operated by Maersk Line and Swiss-based Mediterranean Shipping’s 2M Alliance

  15 Jun 2017
A Port of Charleston shipping terminal, Wando Terminal, has reopened after a "dirty bomb" was falsely reported to be on a Maersk container ship

  15 Jun 2017
Investment bank Jefferies expects that Maersk Line will improve its result for 2017 by US$2 billion, twice as much as Maersk Line CEO Søren Skou has previously projected, according to ShippingWatch

  31 May 2017
Japanese carrier Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has co-developed and tested a wind-resistance-reducing windshield on its containership MOL Marvel

  31 May 2017
Swiss liner Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has signed a 35-year concession agreement to run a container terminal at San Pedro Port in the Ivory Coast

  31 May 2017
American class body ABS has created a new notation that encourages owners to boost firefighting capability on older containerships.

  30 May 2017
Carrier Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has received Japanese government funding for its project to develop autonomous ocean-going vessels.

  26 May 2017
An extension to DHL's computerized early warning system uses machine learning to detect weakness in its supply chain before disruptions damage finances or reputations

  26 May 2017
A US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) official has voiced support of efforts to strengthen US antitrust law to fight “unprecedented consolidation and alliances among the largest ocean carriers”.

  24 May 2017
Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company have completed their merger to become one combined company and one of the top five global carriers

  24 May 2017
Maersk Line's Asia-Pacific CEO Robbert van Trooijen has outlined his strategy with respect to choosing Asian container hubs, with trans-shipment cargo volumes to be routed through hubs offering the lowest cost solutions

  23 May 2017
The Director of Research at IBM has claimed that blockchain technology could recover billions of dollars lost to coordination costs in the shipping industry