Carriers News

     

Downtown Montreal skyline on stormy day   21 Jul 2017
Canadian authorities are treating the discovery on Thursday of four men hiding in a shipping container at the Port of Montreal as a case of illegal entry, officials have told Reuters.

  21 Jul 2017
Nigeria’s Director General for its Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is improving an online portal as one of the measures needed to allow African ports to compete with Europe

  21 Jul 2017
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has appointed Shell Marine to provide its integrated marine solutions, which include lubricants and services for the 21,413 TEU OOCL Hong Kong, the biggest containership in the world

  21 Jul 2017
Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has placed Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) in charge of managing the 20,146 TEU containership, MOL Tribute.

  20 Jul 2017
Fifty-three marine shipping industry organizations have committed to participate in a first-of-its-kind voluntary study focusing on the relationship between slower vessel speeds, underwater noise levels and effects on killer whales

  20 Jul 2017
Alphaliner has pegged Singapore’s Pacific International Lines (PIL) as the next container shipping company as the “only unencumbered candidate” for another bout of industry consolidation

  20 Jul 2017
HMM slashed its containership capacity in operation by 28% between April and the end of June amid a ‘fleet rationalization’

  19 Jul 2017
The UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has released its findings relating to the accident that killed two crew members on a tug assisting the container ship CMA CGM Simba at the port of Tulear, Madagascar, on September 20, 2016

  18 Jul 2017
American President Lines (APL) has recorded its highest recorded fleet carbon dioxide emissions reduction of 48% in 2016, compared to its base level in 2009

  18 Jul 2017
New York and New Jersey Port has welcomed a New Panamax-sized containership OOCL Berlin after it slipped under the recently elevated Bayonne Bridge on July 17, 2017

  18 Jul 2017
World Shipping Council (WSC) has released a survey of WSC member companies reporting shipping containers lost at sea.

  17 Jul 2017
Bremerhaven Port in Germany, ranked in the top 50 busiest ports, has begun works to replace a damaged, 110-year-old quay.

  17 Jul 2017
Chinese entities have doubled the value of overseas port projects targeted for investment since last year, potentially expanding China’s maritime and soft economic power at a rapid rate

  17 Jul 2017
CMA CGM Group has announced plans to combine its container shipping service with Seatrade Group’s specialized reefer transport in a new vessel sharing agreement scheduled for October 2017 that will incorporate the services known by CMA CGM...

  17 Jul 2017
ICTSI-operated Laguna Gateway Inland Container Terminal (LGICT) in the Philippines now has operational guidelines from customs authorities to prepare for brisker cargo business

  17 Jul 2017
Drewry has reported that Indonesia's strengthening economy and transport investment is increasing container shipping activity in the country after a combination of excess ship capacity, relatively low bunker costs and improving port facilities...

  14 Jul 2017
Dutch authorities regulating market fairness have started to investigate claims that companies operating in Dutch ports made illegal price agreements and formed a cartel

  14 Jul 2017
Dutch hull-cleaning provider Fleet Cleaner has cleaned various container vessels with a length of over 350 metres during loading and unloading at Dutch container terminals

  13 Jul 2017
Maersk Group has said it had restored service contracts data relating to US trades which had been lost in the recent ‘Not Petya’ cyberattack

  13 Jul 2017
Denmark has awarded Danish software start up Explicit a contract to detect violations of the 0.1% sulphur regulations in waters around Denmark