Shipping News

  22 Aug 2017
Port Technology has integrated a new real-time notification system into its website that will stop those who sign up from missing important industry developments

  23 Aug 2017
CMA CGM, the third largest container shipping company, is taking part in the first ever New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX) fundraiser, the first digital marketplace for ocean freight contracts

  23 Aug 2017
Five global terminal operators and one local company are in the running to build a bulk terminal on the Karnaphuli river at Chittagong Port in Bangladesh

  23 Aug 2017
CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt squeezed through the new Panama Canal Locks, becoming the largest ever container vessel to do so

  23 Aug 2017
OOCL has christened the second of the six 21 thousand TEU class vessels on order at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard on Geoje Island in South Korea

Representatives from Kloosterboer and Liebherr celebrated the official hand-over of the new Liebherr port equipment to handle fruits in Vlissingen   22 Aug 2017
The Dutch logistic service provider Kloosterboer, which specialises in moving temperature controlled food products in Western Europe, has ordered a new mobile harbour crane and reachstacker from Liebherr Maritime Cranes

  22 Aug 2017
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and American computer company IBM have piloted three new analytics-based modules to improve management of Singapore's growing vessel traffic

  22 Aug 2017
CMA CGM has placed its order for the next biggest containerships in the world with China’s Hudong Zhounghua Shipbuilding and Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding

  22 Aug 2017
Japan’s government has agreed to provide a low-interest loan to build a new Cambodian container terminal as part of an expansion project for Sihanoukville Autonomous Port (PAS)

  22 Aug 2017
The US Navy’s Chief of Naval Operations, John Richardson, has ordered a fleet-wide review of seamanship and training in the Pacific after the second major accident in two months happened Monday morning when the USS John S. McCain collided with...

  22 Aug 2017
Mohammed Juma Al Shamisi, CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports has explained how Khalifa Port Container Terminal plans to grow with demand to reach a capacity of 15 million TEU and handle 35 million tons of general cargo

  21 Aug 2017
The Port of Rauman in Finland has developed a new 60-metre container terminal and announced plans to extend the quay by an additional 520 meters at the end of the year

  21 Aug 2017
The Government of Canada has made a federal contribution of almost US$200,000 to the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority so it can develop a project to assess real-time information on the supply chain performance for the port’s rail cargo

  21 Aug 2017
AP Moller-Maersk has agreed to sell French oil major Total its oil & gas division for US$7.45 billion, aiming to focus core container shipping businesses.

Icebreaker towing cargo ship through thick ice-field   21 Aug 2017
Hyundai Merchant Marine, South Korea’s largest container carrier, is seeking to sail through Arctic Ocean routes north of Russia as early as 2020

Malaysia's navy chief (@mykamarul) tweets:   21 Aug 2017
Another collision has taken place in Asia’s seas between a US warship and commercial vessel, the second incident in two months

  18 Aug 2017
Container throughput at 250 ports around the world grew by an estimated 6.7% in the first half of 2017

  18 Aug 2017
Los Angeles Port has plans to open to the general industry a data sharing pilot in which Maersk Line is a participant

  18 Aug 2017
The US Navy has removed the two senior officers and the senior enlisted sailor on the USS Fitzgerald warship that almost sank off the coast of Japan in June after a collision with the ACX Crystal containership

  17 Aug 2017
DP World London Gateway has reported that its receiving strong interest from hauliers for the remaining 5.5 acres of facilities available for lease at the deep-sea port and logistics park