testata inforMARE
Cerca
20 July 2024 - Year XXVIII
Independent journal on economy and transport policy
06:19 GMT+2
LinnkedInTwitterFacebook
BRIEFS
October 14, 2003
Shipping Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • Malacca Strait users urged to help pay for safety aids
    A renewed call for users to foot their share of the bill in maintaining navigational safety in the busy Malacca and Singapore straits was made by the Nippon Foundation on Friday as the non-profit body handed over a $13.2 million buoy tender vessel to Indonesia.
  • M'sia should set up maritime ministry
    THE Malaysian government has been urged to set up a maritime ministry separate from its existing Transport Ministry to further develop the industry.
  • HK tightens safety rules for box handlers
    HONG Kong has tightened safety regulations for terminal operators, stevedores and other container handlers with new Labour Department requirements.
  • Terror poses massive risk at sea: UK sources
    NAVIES of the world have ramped up security against suicide bombers, now that terrorists pose a greater threat at sea than rogue states, according to British defence sources.
  • Bangladesh fights to keep ship afloat
    AUTHORITIES yesterday battled to keep afloat a 'Titanic-like' 50,000-tonne passenger ship meant for scrap that threatens to tip over and block vessels from entering Bangladesh's main port.
Air and Land Transport
  • Europe's travel agencies forced to evolve and add value
    EUROPE's travel agents will have to turn into specialised bargain-hunters and gatherers of added value if they are to survive a radical change in their habitat.
  • SriLankan to boost services in winter
  • World Bank to arbitrate Manila dispute: Fraport
  • HK, Macau sign air services agreement
  • LOG Book
Features
  • An industry hard on labour and nature
    LIKE a gigantic steel whale 10 storeys high and longer than the Eiffel Tower is tall, the second-biggest ship ever built sits waiting for destruction on what could be a beautiful Arabian Sea beach.

Shipping Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • Malacca Strait users urged to help pay for safety aids
    A renewed call for users to foot their share of the bill in maintaining navigational safety in the busy Malacca and Singapore straits was made by the Nippon Foundation on Friday as the non-profit body handed over a $13.2 million buoy tender vessel to Indonesia.
  • M'sia should set up maritime ministry
    THE Malaysian government has been urged to set up a maritime ministry separate from its existing Transport Ministry to further develop the industry.
  • HK tightens safety rules for box handlers
    HONG Kong has tightened safety regulations for terminal operators, stevedores and other container handlers with new Labour Department requirements.
  • Terror poses massive risk at sea: UK sources
    NAVIES of the world have ramped up security against suicide bombers, now that terrorists pose a greater threat at sea than rogue states, according to British defence sources.
  • Bangladesh fights to keep ship afloat
    AUTHORITIES yesterday battled to keep afloat a 'Titanic-like' 50,000-tonne passenger ship meant for scrap that threatens to tip over and block vessels from entering Bangladesh's main port.
Air and Land Transport
  • Europe's travel agencies forced to evolve and add value
    EUROPE's travel agents will have to turn into specialised bargain-hunters and gatherers of added value if they are to survive a radical change in their habitat.
  • SriLankan to boost services in winter
  • World Bank to arbitrate Manila dispute: Fraport
  • HK, Macau sign air services agreement
  • LOG Book
Features
  • An industry hard on labour and nature
    LIKE a gigantic steel whale 10 storeys high and longer than the Eiffel Tower is tall, the second-biggest ship ever built sits waiting for destruction on what could be a beautiful Arabian Sea beach.

Shipping Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • Malacca Strait users urged to help pay for safety aids
    A renewed call for users to foot their share of the bill in maintaining navigational safety in the busy Malacca and Singapore straits was made by the Nippon Foundation on Friday as the non-profit body handed over a $13.2 million buoy tender vessel to Indonesia.
  • M'sia should set up maritime ministry
    THE Malaysian government has been urged to set up a maritime ministry separate from its existing Transport Ministry to further develop the industry.
  • HK tightens safety rules for box handlers
    HONG Kong has tightened safety regulations for terminal operators, stevedores and other container handlers with new Labour Department requirements.
  • Terror poses massive risk at sea: UK sources
    NAVIES of the world have ramped up security against suicide bombers, now that terrorists pose a greater threat at sea than rogue states, according to British defence sources.
  • Bangladesh fights to keep ship afloat
    AUTHORITIES yesterday battled to keep afloat a 'Titanic-like' 50,000-tonne passenger ship meant for scrap that threatens to tip over and block vessels from entering Bangladesh's main port.
Air and Land Transport
  • Europe's travel agencies forced to evolve and add value
    EUROPE's travel agents will have to turn into specialised bargain-hunters and gatherers of added value if they are to survive a radical change in their habitat.
  • SriLankan to boost services in winter
  • World Bank to arbitrate Manila dispute: Fraport
  • HK, Macau sign air services agreement
  • LOG Book
Features
  • An industry hard on labour and nature
    LIKE a gigantic steel whale 10 storeys high and longer than the Eiffel Tower is tall, the second-biggest ship ever built sits waiting for destruction on what could be a beautiful Arabian Sea beach.

Sched Netweb site
  • Shenzhen throughput closing in on Hong Kong's
  • Nestle divests majority stake in German logistics group Trinks
  • Acevedo reappointed to LA Board of Commissioners
  • Singapore sees rise in August throughput
  • Simatech starts Singapore/ India service
  • Exel gets hands on Volkswagan's bumpers
  • Savannah's a winner for logistics location
  • Air China changes Portland cargo flight to Saturday
  • Freight dip for Lufthansa over first nine months
  • DHL to set up US headquarters in Florida

Exim Indiaweb site
  • Tonnage tax regime in for delay
  • Industrial production index goes up by 5 pc
  • Simatech Shipping starts Singapore-India-Middle East service - Dubai-based feeder making foray outside Middle East/Indian Subcontinent
  • Container trades sailing towards golden horizon - Drewry report sees period of sustainable growth
  • India, FAO sign pact to boost apple output
  • KoPT evaluating bids for cranes installation at box terminal
  • VCT proves its mettle! - Smooth & timely despatch of 45 APL boxes to ICD-TKD
  • Dockers & transport workers observe ITF's 'Action Day'
  • 16 state capitals identified for link with highways
  • Govt eases rule on courier bags on flights
  • Forex reserves up by $ 771 million to $ 89,327 million
  • Surge in commercial credit offtake an indication of brisk industrial activity
  • Filing of TDS, TCS made easier
  • Textile exports will shoot up from next year: Minister
  • Oilmeal exports may recover this fiscal
  • Tax revenue likely to be in excess of Rs 1,35,000 cr. by next fiscal-end
  • Customs duty payment by cheque likely from next fiscal - CHAs to be given licences for all-India operations
  • Offshore share in software exports swelling
  • Biotech exports poised to grow by 10 pc
  • Inflation rate records rise to 5.03 pc

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • Little non-OPEC support for cuts as OPEC basket exceeds ceiling
    OPEC appears to be turning a blind eye to the current state of the oil market in its quest to prevent oil prices from plummeting next year.
  • Crude, gas oil trims gains after 2-day rally
  • Tallinn unusually quiet as buyers await softer market
  • Saudi Arabia and Iran to slash oil shipments to Europe, US
    OPEC producers Saudi Arabia and Iran have indicated big cuts in their oil exports to Europe in November as they prepare to implement their share of a total 900,000 bpd OPEC cut due to come into force next month.
  • Demand holds up after massive gains Gibraltar and Canaries
  • Great Belt suppliers split on pricing
  • Wind stops barge deliveries in Ventspils
  • California Bunker bill signed, focus shifts to operational date
    While California's bunker industry can rejoice in the knowledge that they will be relieved of the bunker tax burden on international bunker sales, unfortunately it could take some time before it becomes operational. In a worst case scenario, it would not come into effect until April 1st.
  • Poland: IFOs return, permanent supply sought
    Ship-Service SA reported today that IFO grades are once again available in Polish ports.
  • Rotterdam firm since Friday

International Transport Journalweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • CICT Cagliari's new director is Alessandro Becce
  • MPC Steamship saves jobs at HDW Shipyard
  • Bandaranaike International expands and gets domestic neighbour
  • Low water hampers inland navigation: Stinnes launches special trains
  • TPG interested in Belgian Post

The Scandinavian Shipping Gazetteweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • No remowal of "Assi Euro Link"
  • Scandline bosses quits
  • Røkke mortgaged to NOK 7.3 billion

Marine Logweb site
  • More orders for Sulzer RT-flex
    Containership building surge pushes orders past 2.5 million bhp mark

World Wide Shipperweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • Ports settle with CRANE over Channel/Gateway projects
  • Rivergate overpass project nets Port of Portland dollars
  • Portland International Airport adding new natural gas shuttle buses
  • Port of Olympia 2004 budget expected to bring positive cash flow
  • Panama Canal strikes deal with Massachusetts Port Authority

Lloyd's Listweb site
  • Ministers slammed by de Palacio for 'U-turn'
    European Transport Commissioner Loyola de Palacio has accused ministers of an about-turn in their fight against polluting ships.
  • New Seaspan boxships could hit 10,000 teu
    SEASPAN Container Lines' containership newbuildings could smash through the 10,000 teu barrier as design specifications are fine-tuned.
  • Single-hull tanker phase-out: the unanswered questions
    WITH unilateral provisions for the phasing out of single-hulled tankers due to come into force in just over a week's time, Intertanko's Peter Swift has raised concerns on practical issues over the implementation of the requirements that are still to be resolved.
  • Odense will take external orders
    UNPRECEDENTED demand for containerships may persuade AP Møller-Maersk's secretive Odense shipyard to seek orders from outside the group, writes Janet Porter.
  • First UK ships win approval for ISPS code
    BRITAIN'S Maritime & Coastguard Agency has approved the first two ship security plans for UK flagged vessels, as part of its efforts to implement the International Maritime Organisation's International Ship and Port Facility Security code.

Fairplayweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • Swift reveals safety agency fears
    INTERTANKO managing director Peter Swift said today the European Maritime Safety Agency would be "as scary as hell" if allowed to become politically motivated
  • 'No Israeli boxes' at Port Said
    EGYPTIAN authorities have told Fairplay that press reports suggesting that Port Said would take containers shut out by last week's port strike in Israel were "groundless"
  • Star Reefers bidding rises to $75M
    STAR Reefers chairman Kristian Siem has received a 'written indication' from a Greek company that was willing to pay $75M for the Anglo-Norwegian operator
  • Thumbs up for Hunterston terminal
    SCOTTISH port operator Clydeport is to move to the next phase of its proposal for a multi-million-pound container transhipment terminal at Hunterston
  • Regional majors push China-India
    RAPIDLY expanding trade links between the world's two most populous economies, China and India, are attracting fresh interest from liner operators
  • Dubai drops Drydocks charges
    DUBAI'S attorney general will not be pressing criminal negligence charges levelled against nine Dubai Drydocks employees after the March 2002 tragedy
  • Isolated Bush targets Cuba cruising
  • Mumbai spat over unexpected silting
  • Beirut braces for union action
  • LPG Hesperus cleared for breaking
  • Manila protests shipments ban
  • Senior managers to quit Scandlines
  • Tasman S: Pakistan 'within rights'
  • Singapore's maritime centre vision
  • Top level arrests in Cambodia
  • S Koreans appoint new minister

The Journal of Commerceweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • China wresting box crown from HK
    The world's busiest container port is likely to lose that ranking to Shenzhen or Shanghai (left) in the next five years, a senior industry executive says.
  • Former APLL chief Metzler to DHL
    DHL has tapped Richard Metzler, former chief executive of APL Logistics, as executive vice president of marketing for the Americas.
  • Court orders Israeli ports opened
    Government, labor union agree to resume negotiations after strike shut down export shipments.
  • Calif. reinstates bunker tax exemption
  • Interpool president resigns amid accounting probe
  • Fuel prices stable for TACA
  • FMC closes comments on NVO petitions
  • Pacific Gulf Marine adds ro-ro vessel
  • Amerijet acquires C. Amer. cargo carrier
  • Prevette to head Lynden Europe sales
  • OMI to build additional product carrier
  • China Southern launches Web cargo booking
  • Lawmaker: Election year could put brakes on TEA-21

Containerisation Internationalweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • Fleet and port modernisation boosts Vietnam
    The Vietnam government today announced a long-term development plan to expand its fleet of boxships and modernise port facilities with one terminal, at Vanphong, being capable of handling 15,000TEU ships.
  • West Coast ports 'blindsided' by shore power move
    A proposal by three US West Coast (USWC) governors - requiring vessels to use shore power while docked - has 'blindsided' some ports, which are now bracing for potentially costly adjustments.
  • Weak western demand shackles HK's September volume growth
  • South Korean container volumes drop blamed on weather and hauliers
  • New Sin Gamman gantry crane speeds up typhoon recovery
  • OOCL expands Baltic services
  • KSI service adds competition on India-Far East sector
  • Opposition grows against Sydney Harbour move
  • PD Teesport fast-tracks ambitions to gain business for North of England
  • Transport industry may dodge communication systems tangle
  • Magdeburg canal crossroads cuts barge travel time
  • Panama Canal ties up ECNA in partnership programmes

TradeWindsweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • Clipper snaps up Lasco
    Top bulk carrier owner changes hands for over $200m as Schnitzer restructures.
  • OMI breaks ice with Handytankers
    Sixth Hyundai Mipo newbuilding going to AP Moller pool.
  • Sloman Neptun moves into products
    Orders for two vessels at Dalian herald new business direction.
  • Ukrainian seafarers get Iraq jail terms
    Mykola Mazurenko (right) and mate imprisoned on oil smuggling charges by US-led regime.
  • B&N sells older ships
    Five seventies built vessels leave fleet as restructuring moves ahead.
  • Scrap ship 'saved'
    Passengership prevented from sinking in storm on way to Bangladesh breaking beach.
  • Storm stirs Star Reefers
    Temperature rises as bids hit confidence during critical contract renewal season.
  • P&O signs with Stena on Irish ferries
    UK group moves ahead with sale while competition watchdog investigates deal.
  • Tasman Spirit crew detention lifted
    Pakistan asks Greece to pursue Polembros over oil spill damages claims.
  • Hungry demolition market eyes VLCC
    Breakers starved of scrap tonnage continue as dry bulk market continues to storm ahead.
  • Odfjell takes two newbuildings
    Long term time charters capitalise on low Japanese interest rates.
  • Hanjin Shipping plans share buyback
    Korean owner moves to shore up management control of company after siblings split up business.
  • Boxship blaze off South Africa
    One crewmember missing as Pacific International Lines containership suffers fire en route to Durban.
  • Hold crack repairs found lacking on MOL ship
    Eight vessels held by Australian port state control during September.
  • 'Ship of shame' set to return home
    The Cormo Express and its 50,000 sheep look to be heading back to Australia...but not just yet.
  • Heung-A fined over collision
    Navigator admits negligence as Korean liner firm to pay out for sinking Japanese trawler in July.

American Shipperweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2003
  • President of Interpool resigns over accounting problems
  • NYK warns of weight misdeclaration problem in South China
  • Carriers end seasonal transpacific link
  • WSC responds to NVO confidential contract bid
  • USAID considers PowerTrack pilot program
  • DHL creates single headquarters office
  • Lufthansa cargo volume drops
  • Qualcomm seeks customer input for tracking device
  • NIT League to FMC: Give NVOCC service contract parity
  • WCO wraps up IT development meeting
  • NAFTA countries to review trade policies
  • APHIS to enforce animal protection rules
  • U.S. imports of goods fell in August
  • Hong Kong's main terminals see 7% fall in box traffic in September
  • APM Terminals expands, revamps U.S. terminals

›››File
FROM THE HOME PAGE
IBIA, the current carbon intensity indicator of the IMO penalises the bunkerage business
London
Submitted a proposal to change the CII ahead of the next session of the MEPC
Slight quarterly and semester growth of container traffic in the port of Algeciras
Algeciras
New locomotives for transalpine transport of SBB Cargo International
Munich of Bavaria
Order to Siemens Mobility
New historical record of monthly container traffic in the port of Barcelona
Barcelona
Also recorded new maximum spikes of quarterly and semi-annual containerized volumes
New historical record of monthly container traffic in the port of Barcelona
In the second quarter, freight traffic in the Antwerp-Zeegrugge port system grew by 4% percent.
In the second quarter, freight traffic in the Antwerp-Zeegrugge port system grew by 4% percent.
Anverse
The containers were equal to almost 3.4 million teu (+ 2%)
Port of Rotterdam, in recovery of container traffic in the second quarter
Port of Rotterdam, in recovery of container traffic in the second quarter
Rotterdam
In the second half of the year, volumes are expected to rise in other market segments.
CMA CGM accords with Google to apply artificial intelligence to group operations
Marseille
Among the objectives, increase the efficiency of fleet use and containers
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Los Angeles grew by 14.4%
Los Angeles
ABB's earnings growth while falling orders
Zurich
Increase in commits in the maritime, port and chemical sectors
Assiterminal, use EU ETS funds for investment in infrastructure and new equipment for port businesses
Assiterminal, use EU ETS funds for investment in infrastructure and new equipment for port businesses
Rome
The trade unions are abandoning the confrontational drift on the Ccnl.
Marsa Maroc will operate two terminals in the Beninese port of Cotonou
Casablanca
The business will be held together with the new public-private company Bénin Manutentions
Clerc (Maersk) : The next few months will also be characterized by a containerized hold deficiency in the face of high demand
Copenhagen
Agreement in Bahrain to set up a shipyard recycling yard
In May, the decline of naval traffic in the Suez Canal was accentuated.
In May, the decline of naval traffic in the Suez Canal was accentuated.
The Cairo
The crossings of tankers have decreased by -41.5% and those of ships of other type by -59.4%
Cognolate is the new president of Assiterminal
Rome
CIMAC has been accredited with consultative status at the International Maritime Organization
Frankfurt am Main
General cargo ship stopped and sanctioned by the Coast Guard of Genoa
Genoa
Found serious breaches of European ship recycling law
European commissioners Valean and Sinkevicius resignations to take place in the EU Parliament
Brussels
The rebound in revenues recorded by OOCL continues.
Hong Kong
In the second quarter of this year, they grew by 14.4%
Singapore port records new historical records of quarterly and semi-annual traffic of containers
Singapore
New maximum peaks also of non-oil bulk bulk
Orders for 2.7 billion to KSOE for the construction of 12 15,500-teu container carriers
Seoul / Sejong
The Fair Trade Commission authorizes the KSOE to acquire 35.05% of the capital of STX Heavy Industries
FMC blocks the entry into force of the Gemini Corporation Agreement between Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd in trades with the USA
Washington
It would become automatically effective on Monday, but the US agency requested more information
In the first half of 2024, the traffic of goods in Russian ports fell by -3.1% percent.
St. Petersburg
Dry goods in decrease of 2.7% and dry bulk of -3.5%
In the port of Klaipeda will begin the construction of a new cruise terminal
Klaipeda
It is expected that the work will depart this year
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Thiruvananthapuram
The deep water heater in Vizhinjam is managed by the Adani Ports and Logistics
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
London / Kuala Lumpur
Reported 27 attacks compared to 38 in the April-June period of 2023
Underwriting the agreement for the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry
Rome
Overall increase to the average parameter (nostrome) of 202 euros
Global Ports Holdings accepts takeover offer of the majority shareholder GIH
London
The proposal includes the delisting of the company
West Sicily's AdSP fagocytes the port of Sciacca in its jurisdiction
Shack
The city administration announces the next signing of the delivery record between the Demanium Marittimo and the AdSP
At Italian Rail Network the management of the last railway mile in the port of Gioia Tauro
Joy Tauro
Signed the act of granting the duration of 15 years
The Parliament of Hamburg has approved in the first reading the agreement for the entry of MSC into the capital of HHLA
Hamburg
71 votes in favour and 34 against
In the first half of 2024 the traffic of goods in Turkish ports increased by 3.2%
Ankara
In the second quarter, volumes with Italy returned to growth after seven quarterly periods of decline.
NovaAlgoma orders what will be the world's largest cementier ship
Lugano
Commissioned at Zhejiang Xinle Shipbuilding, it will have a gross grasp of 38,000 tons
Appeal of the shipping industry for the modification of the Carbon Intensity Indicator
London
Intrinsic flaws-explained six associations-counteract with the common goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the maritime sector
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Papenburg / Urayasu
It will carry out mini cruises with departure from Tokyo as part of a deal with Disney
CMA CGM-Pasqal agreement to introduce quantum computing technologies in shipping and logistics
Marseille
Training of the personnel of the shipowner group to quantum computation
Le Aziende informano
ABB completa l'acquisizione del business di routing meteorologico di DTN per la navigazione
La transazione è stata completata oggi, in seguito a un precedente annuncio di accordo con il gruppo globale di dati e analisi DTN
The EU Commission has approved aid disbursed from Italy to the Caremar maritime services
Brussels
The in-depth investigation of the companies of the former Tirrenia group ended
Royal Boskalis will acquire the entire control of Smit Lamnalco
Papendrecht
Deal to buy 50% percent of capital from Saudi group Rezayat
Last year, intermodal shipments arriving and departing from Italy have significantly decreased.
Brussels
Recorded reductions of -8.8% and -13.1% respectively
Almost total membership-they stress Filt, Fit and Uilt-at the strike days of port workers
Genoa / Rome
Waiting for a fair response in wage terms and protections
Currently 90% per cent of ship arrivals in the port of Singapore are not scheduled
Singapore
"The effect of the crisis in the Red Sea could be aggravated by the next increase in container volumes," Minister Hon Weng said.
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Venice
Di Blasio : It is one of the most important and expected infrastructure works for veneta portuality and the productive fabric of the Northeast
It expects the reduction of maritime traffic in the Panama Canal
Balboa
In the first five months of 2024, the transits of high-fishing vessels were 3,706 (-30.4%)
Port concessions, Financial Economic Plans will have to be drawn up on the basis of a format drawn up by the ART
The State Council has upheld the appeal of the Co. Na.Te. Co. towards the AdSP of Naples for the missed dredgers
The trend of sensitive traffic growth in the port of Bremen / Bremerhaven continues.
Breed
The hike is towed by the containers
Maersk Supply Service will be acquired by Norwegian DOF Group
Storebø / Kongens Lyngby
Transaction of the value of more than 1.1 billion
Assshipowners have no doubts : LNG is the useful fuel for decarbonisation of shipping
Rome
A catalogue of alternative fuels available in every stopover-Messina highlighted-is not reasonably applicable to Italian ports
The US Federal Maritime Commission puts the HMM under observation
Washington
The South Korean company has been included in the list of "controlled carriers"
Spread 41 million euros to improve competitiveness of Italian ports
Rome
Resources also to make the rail and modal transfer more efficient within the scallots
Maersk withdraws from race to acquire German DB Schenker
Copenhagen
Clerc : identified "areas of challenge in the perspective of an integration"
Provisions on the licence plates of new vehicles are likely to damage the activity of port businesses
Genoa
Assiterminal and ANCIP, do not take into account the issues generated in the context of port operations
The Danish government has set up a working group to ensure that the national shipping industry continues to be a leader
Copenhagen
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach invest in order to equip charging stations for electric trucks
Los Angeles
Allocated 25 million as part of the Clean Air Action Plan
6.5% of the fleet in navigation is able to use alternative fuels or propulsions
Naples
It highlights SRM's "Italian Maritime Economy" report in the focus on reducing shipping emissions.
Positive the second quarter of Wärstilä
Helsinki / Trieste / Rome
Accentuated growth in the maritime segment
Launched a ro-pax of Bluferries
Athens
From the beginning of next year, he will connect Villa San Giovanni with Messina
Fincantieri-Hera agreement for the optimisation of the waste cycle
Bologna / Rome
A newco will be established. The activity will be launched at the shipyard in Monfalcone
Japan's ENEOS cedes fleet of tankers and bulk carriers to a participating newco at 80% percent from NYK
Tokyo
The sale does not include ships for the transportation of crude oil
EU funds for 765 million euros at new railway line-Lyon
Brussels
Also funded access to the Brenner Base Tunnel
Medtruck (MSC group), agreement with trade unions on salary and rights
Rome
In the next 15 days workers will be called upon to speak out on the deal.
Inaugurated the new intermodal rail link between the Central Tuscany Interport and the Darsena Toscana Terminal
Lawn
On arrival in the port of La Spezia the naval means for the construction of the new pier cruises
The Spezia
They will be used for the consolidation of the seabed and prefabrication and laying of the casks
Rhenus has inaugurated two plants near Bologna and Milan.
Lauzac
New branches in Castel San Pietro and Casei Gerola
In June the Port of Long Beach sets a new container traffic record for this month
Long Beach
The EIB finances 90 million of the project of the Darsena Europa of the port of Livorno
Luxembourg
Warriors : full political and financial support for its realization
Agreement between the AdSP of the Central Adriatic and the State Police for the prevention and contrast of cyber crimes
Ancona
Cross (Assoperatives) : Do not stop the realization of major infrastructure
Genoa
Dam of Genoa, Third Valico and motorway grate-points out-are essential works
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Hong Kong fell by -5.4%
Hong Kong
In the second quarter, the decline was -7.5% percent.
Renewed the five-year agreement between Honored Shipowners and IMAT for the training of crews
Castel Volturno
Saipem to win two offshore projects in Saudi Arabia
Milan
New assets worth about 500 million
The work on the realisation of the new entrance to the port of Augusta has been carried out.
August
Di Sarcina : Strategic work also in light of the recent transfer of container traffic from Catania
Strong demand for containers is reflected on the profits of the CIMC
Hong Kong
Recorded a significant increase in dry box sales
ALS Customs Services has acquired the Italian Battaglino Customs Services
Hilden
The Milan firm has 79 employees
Approved the 2023 budget of Interporto Campano
Nola
Confirmed Alfredo Gaetani (President) and Claudio Ricci (Managing Director)
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
Milan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Hvidovre
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
99.2% million of Fincantieri's 400 million capital increase subscribed to
Rome
Majority shareholder CDP Equity has subscribed to new shares worth 285.8 million euros.
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Rome
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
At The Spice Container Terminal start the scallops of the 21,000-teu container ships of OOCL
The Spezia
Inaugurated the Onshore Power Supply plant of the port of Valletta
Floriana / Geneva
Every Wednesday "MSC World Europa" will connect to the electric grid of the stopover
SAILING LIST
Visual Sailing List
Departure ports
Arrival ports by:
- alphabetical order
- country
- geographical areas
PSA, measures to mitigate congestion in the port of Singapore are having success
Singapore
In recent months, it has increased, among other things, the need to handle containers several times.
Presented the XII National Report on the Economy of the Sea
Rome
The sector generates a direct added value of 64.6 billion euros.
Set up in the construction site of Ancona the construction of the extra-aluminum cruise ship Four Seasons I
Trieste
Fincantieri will deliver it by the end of 2025
Hapag-Lloyd announces preliminary results of first semester
Hamburg
The company believes that the second half of 2024 will be better than previous expectations.
In May the traffic of goods in the port of Ravenna decreased by -3.0%
Ravenna
The month of June is expected to decline by -3.3% percent.
The economic-financial analysis of Fedespedi of containerized shipping companies
Milan
Laying of the keel of the new ultra-luxury megayacht destined for Aman at Sea
Genoa
Ceremony in the construction site of St. George of Nogaro of T. Mariotti
Danaos confirms order in China for five new container ships
Athens
Four will have a capacity of 9,200 teu and one of 8,258 teu
In Barcelona the first container terminal in the Mediterranean with electrified quay
Barcelona
On Friday the inauguration of the Onshore Power Supply plant in Hutchison Ports BEST
The revenue growth of Taiwanese Evergreen and Yang Ming continues
Taipei / Keelung
YML orders 9,100 new containers
Inaugurated in Gioia Tauro the quay that will host the pole of naval reparations
Joy Tauro
Agostinelli : This year the container traffic in port will challenge the four million teu
Chinese group Hengli will build a shipyard on the island of Changxing
Dalian
Investment of the value of 1.3 billion
SFL Corporation renews with Maersk the rental of four container ships
Hamilton
The capacity of ships will be high from 8,700 to 9,500 teu
Prysmian, record of installation of a cable in ultra-deep waters
Milan
Test for installation at -2,150 meters
Germany's Rhenus has acquired 15% percent of France's C Chez Vous
Holzwickede
Is specialized in the delivery of goods weighing more than 30 kilograms
Astilleros Armon delivered the dual-fuel ferry Margarita Salas to Baleària
Dénia
Can be powered to liquefied natural gas
Brothers Cosulich orders two new chemical bunkering tankers
Genoa
They will be taken in delivery in the first semester of 2026
Lineage buys the abruzzese supplier of Eurofrigor refrigerated warehouses
Amsterdam
Manages a refrigerated cell structure of more than 24,000 square meters in Controwar
Fincantieri vara to Ancona the cruise ship Viking Vesta
Los Angeles
In mid-2025 it will be delivered to American Viking
At the end the constructive phase of the port of Porto Torres
Cagliari
Entrusted to a Technical Advisory Panel on the issue of the greatest costs of opera
In China, the keel of the new ro-pax has been laid down. GNV Virgo
Genoa
It will be the first ship of GNV's fleet to be powered by liquefied natural gas
In Genoa, the World Day of Ausile Navigation
Genoa
On August 22, IALA will assume the legal status of intergovernmental organisation
SFL Corporation orders the construction of five container ships from 16,800 teu
Hamilton
Commits the value of a billion dollars to New Times Shipbuilding
In 2023, Fratelli Cosulich recorded financial performance second only to those records of 2022
Genoa
OMT (Accelleron) acquires the OMC2
Reflights
The Company manufactures high precision fuel injectors for marine, stationary and rail engines
PORTS
Italian Ports:
Ancona Genoa Ravenna
Augusta Gioia Tauro Salerno
Bari La Spezia Savona
Brindisi Leghorn Taranto
Cagliari Naples Trapani
Carrara Palermo Trieste
Civitavecchia Piombino Venice
Italian Interports: list World Ports: map
DATABASE
ShipownersShipbuilding and Shiprepairing Yards
ForwardersShip Suppliers
Shipping AgentsTruckers
MEETINGS
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Rome
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
The assembly of Assagents will be held in Genoa on June 25.
Genoa
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
››› Meetings File
PRESS REVIEW
Samsung, HMM clash in US over shipping rates
(The Korea Times)
Houthis Mount Biggest Month of Attacks on Ships This Year
(Bloomberg)
››› Press Review File
FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Tomaso Cognolato
Roma, 17 luglio 2024
››› File
Last year, freight traffic in Dutch ports fell by -7.6% percent.
The Hague
Reduction of volumes in all major merceological compartments
Chantier Naval de Marseille will retrofit two other cruise ships of AIDA Cruises
Rostock
They are part of the class "Sphinx"
Genovese De Wave has acquired Inoxking
Genoa
The Company manufactures steel furniture and refrigeration systems for the maritime industry
The downturn of container traffic in the port of Piraeus continues
Hong Kong
Overall, the volumes handled by the COSCO Shipping Ports network have been increased.
MSC gets 97.71% of the capital of Gram Car Carriers
Oslo
In the coming days the acquisition of the remaining shares
Hapag-Lloyd reiterates its own terminalist division
Hamburg
A Hanseatic Global Terminals make 20 container terminals in 11 nations
ADNOC Logistics & Services orders in Korea 8-10 new liquefied natural gas vessels
Abu Dhabi
They will be built by Samsung Heavy Industries and Hanwha Ocean
Kombiverkehr is alarmed at the reduction of DB Cargo services for intermodal transport
Frankfurt am Main
The company is looking for alternative partners
Fincantieri will build a fourth NFS submarine for the Italian Navy Navy
Trieste
Commits of the value of 500 million euros
MSC ready to acquire 15% of ADR in Genoa Airport
Genoa
The shipowner group has submitted a binding proposal to buy
Four major critical areas in view of the entry into force of the FuelEU Maritime Regulation
Rome
Workshop on the theme of the Young Group of Confitweapon
Technical Varo of the second of the four GNV ro-pax ships under construction in China
Genoa
The "GNV Orion", of 52,000 tons tsl, will be taken over in the summer of 2025
Assshipowners have strengthened their structure
Rome
Insertion into the organic of Simone Parizzi, Mattia Canevari and Cesare Crocini
Japan's MOL acquires 25% of the logistics company Tanzaniana Alistair Group
Tokyo
Port of Ravenna, over four million euros destined for new mediums of less environmental impact
Ravenna
A ban on the replacement of the means currently operating in the quay
Rosetti Marino, new committed for offshore EPC activities worth more than 400 million euros
Ravenna
It envisages the realization of the topside of the gas production platform that will be installed off the coast of Libya
They return to grow the revenues of the FedEx express courier
Memphis
In the coming months, a continuation of the current positive trend is expected.
Assagents analyzes the impact on maritime traffic of the geopolitical crises in place
Genoa
On July 9 Adria Ferries will inaugurate a new ferry line between Italy and Montenegro
Ancona
Biweekly service between the ports of Ancona and Bar
State Railways and Eni continue cooperation in the field of alternative fuels
Rome
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will have 72% of the capital of Gearbulk
Tokyo
You will acquire an additional 23% held by Halberton Holding (Jebsen family)
The Young Shipowners Group of Confitarma launches the website ItalianSeafarers
Rome
Presented the training opportunities offered by the companies and the ITS foundations
In 2023, passengers on MSC Crusere ships nearly doubled.
Geneva
The Explora Journeys business also started in August.
EQT Infrastructure VI fund buys Constellation Cold Logistics
Stockholm / London
Owns and operates 26 refrigerated warehouses in Western Europe and Scandinavia
- Via Raffaele Paolucci 17r/19r - 16129 Genoa - ITALY
phone: +39.010.2462122, fax: +39.010.2516768, e-mail
VAT number: 03532950106
Press Reg.: nr 33/96 Genoa Court
Editor in chief: Bruno Bellio
No part may be reproduced without the express permission of the publisher
Search on inforMARE Presentation
Feed RSS Advertising spaces

inforMARE in Pdf
Mobile