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March 2, 2004
Shipping Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • EC takes action on new ship safety laws
    THE European Commission will begin infringement action against 12 of its 15 member states for failing to adopt new ship safety legislation, created in the wake of the Erika disaster.
  • RCL full-year profit rises 39%, depressed by weak US dollar
    BOOSTED by a pick-up in the global and regional economies, Thai-listed Regional Container Lines enjoyed record liftings for 2003, but ultimately saw a 39 per cent rise in net profit, reversed by strengthening regional currencies against the US dollar.
  • Samudera's profit plunges 32% on higher costs
    SINGAPORE-listed regional carrier Samudera Shipping's FY2003 net profit fell 32 per cent, hit by skyrocketing charter rates and higher costs that offset rate restorations.
  • S'pore-flagged tanker blast: hope of finding survivors dims
    RESCUERS hold out little hope of finding any more survivors of the Singapore-flagged tanker Bow Mariner that exploded and sank off the US coast Saturday evening, leaving three confirmed dead and 18 missing from a crew of 27.
Air and Land Transport
  • US plans to put inspectors at foreign airports
    THE US Homeland Security Department is planning to station American inspectors in foreign airports to screen passengers, the Wall Street Journal reported yesterday.
  • Alitalia may scale back planned job cuts
  • Air China takes 20% stake in Shandong Airlines
  • HK airport to manage China's Zhuhai airport: report
  • Exel's net income in 2003 falls 12%
  • Cars to aero engines - a century of innovation
Bulletin Board
  • Bulletin Board
    Maritime training company Videotel Marine International has appointed Bill O'Neil, former general secretary of the International Maritime Organisation , as its new president.

Shipping Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • EC takes action on new ship safety laws
    THE European Commission will begin infringement action against 12 of its 15 member states for failing to adopt new ship safety legislation, created in the wake of the Erika disaster.
  • RCL full-year profit rises 39%, depressed by weak US dollar
    BOOSTED by a pick-up in the global and regional economies, Thai-listed Regional Container Lines enjoyed record liftings for 2003, but ultimately saw a 39 per cent rise in net profit, reversed by strengthening regional currencies against the US dollar.
  • Samudera's profit plunges 32% on higher costs
    SINGAPORE-listed regional carrier Samudera Shipping's FY2003 net profit fell 32 per cent, hit by skyrocketing charter rates and higher costs that offset rate restorations.
  • S'pore-flagged tanker blast: hope of finding survivors dims
    RESCUERS hold out little hope of finding any more survivors of the Singapore-flagged tanker Bow Mariner that exploded and sank off the US coast Saturday evening, leaving three confirmed dead and 18 missing from a crew of 27.
Air and Land Transport
  • US plans to put inspectors at foreign airports
    THE US Homeland Security Department is planning to station American inspectors in foreign airports to screen passengers, the Wall Street Journal reported yesterday.
  • Alitalia may scale back planned job cuts
  • Air China takes 20% stake in Shandong Airlines
  • HK airport to manage China's Zhuhai airport: report
  • Exel's net income in 2003 falls 12%
  • Cars to aero engines - a century of innovation
Bulletin Board
  • Bulletin Board
    Maritime training company Videotel Marine International has appointed Bill O'Neil, former general secretary of the International Maritime Organisation , as its new president.

Shipping Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • EC takes action on new ship safety laws
    THE European Commission will begin infringement action against 12 of its 15 member states for failing to adopt new ship safety legislation, created in the wake of the Erika disaster.
  • RCL full-year profit rises 39%, depressed by weak US dollar
    BOOSTED by a pick-up in the global and regional economies, Thai-listed Regional Container Lines enjoyed record liftings for 2003, but ultimately saw a 39 per cent rise in net profit, reversed by strengthening regional currencies against the US dollar.
  • Samudera's profit plunges 32% on higher costs
    SINGAPORE-listed regional carrier Samudera Shipping's FY2003 net profit fell 32 per cent, hit by skyrocketing charter rates and higher costs that offset rate restorations.
  • S'pore-flagged tanker blast: hope of finding survivors dims
    RESCUERS hold out little hope of finding any more survivors of the Singapore-flagged tanker Bow Mariner that exploded and sank off the US coast Saturday evening, leaving three confirmed dead and 18 missing from a crew of 27.
Air and Land Transport
  • US plans to put inspectors at foreign airports
    THE US Homeland Security Department is planning to station American inspectors in foreign airports to screen passengers, the Wall Street Journal reported yesterday.
  • Alitalia may scale back planned job cuts
  • Air China takes 20% stake in Shandong Airlines
  • HK airport to manage China's Zhuhai airport: report
  • Exel's net income in 2003 falls 12%
  • Cars to aero engines - a century of innovation
Bulletin Board
  • Bulletin Board
    Maritime training company Videotel Marine International has appointed Bill O'Neil, former general secretary of the International Maritime Organisation , as its new president.

Sched Netweb site
  • Calls for HK to promote economic development of PRD
  • AADA to increase rates starting April
  • Cosco unit lists on Singapore Exchange
  • Traffic moves sea freight work to Rotterdam from Moerdijk
  • Hellmann appoints new branch manager
  • DHL offer Shanghai TDD
  • Malaysia Airlines, Pemco sign aircraft-conversion deal
  • James Packer joins Qantas board as non-executive director
  • Singapore Airlines seeks health care from Boeing

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Iraq starts oil exports through second oil port
    Frustrated with limited export capacity due to repeated sabotage on its northern pipeline, Iraq has been keen to boost crude oil exports by other means.
  • Singapore: SPC to buy BP refinery stake
    Singapore Petroleum Company announced today that it has entered a conditional agreement with BP Singapore to buy BP's one-third stake in Singapore Refining Company Pte. Ltd. Sources in the market were not able to comment conclusively on how today's announcement may impact SPC's and BP's bunker sales in Singapore.
  • Gibraltar markets continues bullish
  • Middle Eastern input could make mega bunker port reality
    Reports today from Malaysia said that the construction of a purpose-built bunkering zone in the port of Tanjung Pelepas in Johor was closer to becoming a reality.
  • Vancouver study reveals high costs of ship pollution
    New study on proliferation of sulphur emissions from ships causes stir in Canadian press
  • Rotterdam firmer following crude gains

International Transport Journalweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Odessa 210: Two oceans, seven seas and four gulfs
  • Inconso wins logistics contract from Tchibo
  • U.S. Customs suspends roll out of new shipper definition
  • Pagnan starts warehousing at Mantova riverport
  • Union Pacific runs trains on BNSF Track
  • Polar Air sets sights on Asia
  • Norasia with new 8 day Hamburg/New York container service
  • TNT Logistics: New marketing Manager for Germany

Marine Logweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Graig to extend size range of ships built in Vietnam
    The U.K., based Graig Group is to developing series production of a range of bulkers at Vinashin yards
  • Icebreaker maintenance work for Todd Pacific
    USG's Polar Star and Polar Sea
  • U.S. and EU ink marine equipment agreement
    Should cut out unnecessary testing
  • Question marks over Kvaerner Philadelphia
    It won't be part of proposed new Aker Yards
  • Tank cleaning suspect in chemical tanker explosion
    Vessel carried MTBE prior to ethanol cargo
  • New Orleans avails restricted to 'two or three' suppliers
    The knock-on effect of last week's backlog of vessels waiting to enter New Orleans from the US Gulf continued to impede upon normal bunker activity today, players in the region said.

World Wide Shipperweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Port of Portland sets record for one month auto imports
  • Maritime park envisioned for Lake Union in Seattle
  • Coast Guard rescues man following six hours in ocean
  • Washington governor inspects Port Angeles Harbor clean-up
  • First Ship Leasing charters out pair of vessels

Lloyd's Listweb site
  • Hopes fade for survivors as Bow Mariner sinks
    HOPES of finding any survivors from the chemical parcel tanker Bow Mariner , which exploded and sank on Saturday off the US coast, have faded, and the US Coast Guard stood down its rescue services yesterday.
  • Coast guard finds Superferry 14 blaze is unlikely to be act of terrorism
    AN INITIAL report from the Philippine Coast Guard yesterday cast doubt on terrorist group Abu Sayyaf's claim that it had bombed and gutted the Superferry 14.
  • Aker Kvaerner plans three-way split to boost earnings and manage its debts
    AKER Kvaerner confirmed yesterday plans to split into three, separating shipbuilding from oil and gas and construction and leaving "non-core" activities to a new holding company.

Fairplayweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Indian breakers plead for state help
    ALANG, one of the world's major shipbreaking sites, is facing a bleak future as a result of the Indian government's decision last week to cut in duty for steel imports to 15%
  • BHP Billiton signs major ore deal
    MINING giant BHP Billiton has reached a deal with Chinese steel mills to sell a massive 12M tonnes of Australian iron ore a year over the next 25 years
  • Dutch look to the Caribbean again
    HOLLAND Maas Shipping is the second Dutch line in as many weeks to start a service to the Caribbean
  • Golar sets sights on profits
    GOLAR LNG, the London based LNG carrier, has reported a 46% rise in profits last year, and the board says it forecasts a further increase this year
  • P&O Ferries and Stena try again
    P&O Ferries and Stena Line have come to a £50M ($93.5M) arrangement that will see the transfer of the Fleetwood-Larne freight route together with five ships
  • Irish Ferries dispute deadline set
    A DEADLINE of 11 March has been set for reaching an agreement over manning levels on Irish Ferries
  • Asians seek Karachi Eight release
  • Boxship charters begin to stabilise
  • Market unimpressed by Frontline
  • Superferry: 186 reported missing
  • Aker Kværner split details revealed
  • Superferry: terrorist claim denied
  • Lloyd Werft suppliers go under
  • Royal Olympic declared insolvent
  • SNCM paralysed by Corsican strike
  • HK laws to be 'user friendly'

The Journal of Commerceweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Terminals set wireless ID for trucks
    Under pressure from increasing box volumes and new anti-pollution laws, operators look to radio frequency identification tags to track every truck calling at West Coast marine terminals.
  • Senate may drop foreign sales tax breaks
  • EU sanctions hit U.S. exports
  • U.S. profit in '05, says Deutsche Post chief
  • Hong Kong, Shenzhen set logistics upgrades
  • Hamburg Süd, Maersk in N. Europe-Turkey service
  • UPS denies bid to cut Airbus order
  • Union Pacific won't meet 1Q estimate
  • Second-half boosts Exel results
  • CaroTrans adds South Africa service
  • Norfolk Southern expands bulk network

Containerisation Internationalweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Berlin reinstates Toll Collect after consortium agrees compensation
    The German government has made a surprise decision to reinstate the Toll Collect consortium's contract for the truck-toll, which will finally start, as planned, at the beginning of 2005.
  • Huge breakbulk contract returns to containers
    Australian minerals and metals producer Pasminco (soon to be renamed Zinifex) is switching a large proportion of its half-million tonnes-per-year output from breakbulk back to containers.
  • Port of Houston delays Bayport construction
  • All change in the Med for partnerships
  • Seaways Shipping ties up with Rethmann Group
  • New services drive Tauranga growth
  • Industry celebrates DHS successes on its first anniversary
  • Coscon charters five Costamare boxships

TradeWindsweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • 'We did everything in our power...'
    Coast Guard calls off Bow Mariner search with 18 missing, presumed dead.
  • Todd snares Coast Guard work
    Seattle-based yard could reap $50m under maintenance contract.
  • OMI breaks the ice
    US owner takes first products newbuilding in Hyundai Mipo series.
  • Chavez threats rattle US crude market
    Cutoff in Venezuelan supply might not end happily for tanker owners.
  • Bow Mariner spill clean-up begins
    Aircraft searches location of Odfjell ship sinking but outlook for lost crew now hopeless.
  • Suezmax grounds in Suez Canal
    Laden Angelicoussis newbuilding is damaged on maiden voyage but no spill.
  • Dented Pride docks in Charleston
    Storm-hit Maersk boxship finally allowed into port after chemical leak.
  • Suez Canal traffic up
    More tankers, more revenue for waterway.
  • Higher costs hit Nenaco
    Philippine ferry owner posts 18% drop in 2003 profit.
  • Hamburg Sud and Maersk link in Med
    German and Danish container lines join forces to cut costs on Turkey service.
  • Frontline milks mammoth profit
    John Fredriksen's tanker leviathan posts record earnings for 2003.
  • Maersk expands Hyundai boxships
    Danish giant raises capacity on orders to post-panamax.
  • Losses grow at PDZ
    Malaysian boxship operator in the red as it eyes domestic acquisition.
  • Washington Marine gambles on casino ships
    BC Ferries' former PacifiCat vessels could gain fresh lease of life with refit and sale.
  • Korean yards restate profits
    Hyundai Heavy and Mipo cut last year's results.
  • Green Reefers in rights issue
    Bergen reefer owner to raise $5m for fleet and terminal expansion.
  • Splitska cargoship grounds in Adriatic
    New addition to Croatian owner's fleet hits sand off Cape Loviste.
  • Taxing time for Algoma
    Corporation tax charge hits Canadian bulker and tanker owner in 2003.
  • Shipyards drag Aker Kvaerner down
    Slump at industrial group after big Philadelphia loss.

American Shipperweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Chemical tanker explodes off Virginia's coast
  • Europe/South America West Coast rate increase confirmed
  • Maersk Sealand, Hamburg Sud cooperate between North Europe/Turkey
  • Frontline nets $443 million for 2003
  • International Paper inks long-term shipping deal with NYK
  • CMA CGM introduces Europe/Caribbean ship
  • Environmental report for obsolete U.S.-flag ships for scrapping
  • Senate gives highway projects temporary reprieve
  • New highway expected to support more Sino-Soviet trade
  • Canadian National, labor group agree on contract
  • Exel's profit down 12%
  • White House lifts some sanctions on Libya
  • Houston halts Bayport construction pending court ruling
  • FMC posts notice of discrimination complaint
  • NASSCO announces senior management promotions

The Scandinavian Shipping Gazetteweb site
MARCH 1, 2004
  • Record Frontline profits
    Frontline's net income hit a record high of USD 443.1 million (EUR 356.8 million) last year against a loss of ...
  • 65 still missing after ferry fire - possible terrorist act
    65 persons are still reported missing after the fire on "Superferry 14" which caught fire two hours after departure from ...
  • Substantial losses at Aker Kvaerner
    Aker Kvaerner posted a loss of NOK 998.0 million (EUR 114.2 million) in 2003 against a profit of NOK 877.0 ...

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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
Acica rentals two new ro-pax ships that will ship from 2027 on routes between Italy and Greece
Athens
Agreement with Swedish Stena RoRo that includes unit purchase options
The Port of Los Angeles will enhance its capacity in the cruises segment
Los Angeles
Call for proposals for a new terminal and for the renovation of the World Cruise Center
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
Beijing
The only containers increased by 8.2%
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Munich / Trieste
The agreement includes an option for a third unit
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Genoa
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Vice presidents have been named Aldo Negri, Roberto De Marchi, Carolina Villa and Maurizio Gozzi.
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
Rome
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
The witness passage will take place on October 25, when Alessandro Santi will cease his term in office.
The first July will become operational the first version of the Sardinia Port Community System
Cagliari
The new telematics platform was presented today in Cagliari
Houthi allegedly targeted two other MSC container carriers
Portsmouth / Tampa
The ships have regularly continued their journey
Commesse for 63.4 million to Somec in cruise ship segment
St. Vendemian
These are units intended for Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Oceania Cruises and Disney Cruise Line
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Casablanca
Will have an annual traffic capacity of 3.4 million teu
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
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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 Stefano Messina
Roma, 2 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
UPS sells logistics company Coyote Logistics to RXO for more than a billion dollars
Charlotte / Atlanta
In 2023 the asset ceded generated a turnover of 3.2 billion
CMA CGM restructure services in the Mediterranean
Marseille
Changes to the Euronaf and TMX 2 lines scaling several Italian ports
The only retroport of the port of La Spezia is that of Santo Stefano Magra
The Spezia
Shipping agents and shipping agents and customs officers who say no to the hypothesis of other corridors said.
Warriors (AdSP Livorno) : The TDT terminal must maintain its own merceological vocation
Livorno
We expect Grimaldi to develop plans to promote a real growth of containerized traffickers.
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Montreal
Confirmed for another two-year term
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