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18:20 GMT+2
November 30, 2006
The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • Info-sharing hub to fight maritime piracy launched
    THE 14 Asian member-state initiative to fight maritime piracy in the region was marked yesterday with the launch of the Singapore-based Information Sharing Centre, with Singapore's transport minister warning against complacency.
  • Egypt to spend US$5b on Suez
    EGYPT plans to spend at least US$5 billion over five years to expand the Suez Canal, speeding up Middle East oil shipments to Europe and the US and increasing revenue from the world's longest man made waterway.
  • M'sia's MISC unit eyes US$1b funding - source
    A subsidiary of Malaysian shipper MISC Bhd, the world's largest carrier of liquefied natural gas, may raise up to US$1 billion to fund its expansion activities, according to a source familiar with the plan.
  • Maersk seeks to raise container shipping rates to the US

Sched Netweb site
  • CMA CGM to deploy fourth ship on TDM Panama service
  • Hapag-Lloyd to raise North America rates in Feb
  • Southeast China capacity expected to rise by 9.5m TEU in 2010
  • Africa edges out N America to become Ningbo's No 3 trading partner
  • New Gulf terminal to debut at SMEM Dubai 2006
  • Ships burning polluting fuels will pay higher port fees at Vancouver
  • Ships registered under Liberian flag rises to 2,300
  • Thai Airways' net profit surges nearly 33pc in FY2006
  • New cargo terminal opened at Frankfurt-Hahn Airport
  • Boeing struggles to keep up with orders

Exim Indiaweb site
  • CSAV NORASIA to launch IMEX service to provide direct access to MidEast & Europe
  • Mercator time charters VLCC from Malaysian co.
  • Shipping, highway PPP project approvals may soon need no Cabinet 'berth'
  • Support for cleaner, but costlier shipping fuel gains ground
  • Piped gas price peeves India, Pak
  • Developed nations raising NTBs to services exports-Kamal Nath
  • MICT wins integrated DNV certification
  • Exports maintain double-digit growth
  • Japan hails India's 'dramatic' growth

International Transport Journalweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • Gefco names new general director in Brazil
  • Eimskip to bank on short sea shipping
  • Qatar Airways to add seven destinations in 2007
  • Eurotunnel signs contract with Nedexco
  • TransContainer and VR sign joint venture in Russia/Finland
  • Kuehne + Nagel takes over HSBC Export Services

Maritime Global Netweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • GL boards rejects BV bid
  • ICS continues fight for conferences
  • ReCAAP kicks off without key states
  • Ship Finance's swap loss
  • US$1bn crane ship planned
  • BP expands in Salalah

Marine Logweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • GL Boards reject BV takeover proposal

World Wide Shipperweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • Olympia Port Commissioners tap McGregor to fill vacant post
  • State of Washington nets cash for emergency transport system repairs
  • Retirement ceremony set for Coast Guard Gunners Mate
  • Port of Vancouver, BC eyes lower fees for cleaner ships
  • OSG closes deal for Maritians Inc.

Lloyd's Listweb site
  • GL seeks alternative offers as it slams BV hostile bid
    GERMANISCHER Lloyd has firmly rejected the €500m ($657m) takeover approach by Bureau Veritas and is now seeking alternative buyers for stakes of shareholders who want to sell.
  • GL stays coy over DNV white knight approach
    GERMANISCHER Lloyd has so far not replied to offers from Norwegian classification society Det Norske Veritas to act as white knight in the face of the takeover offer from Bureau Veritas, according to sources familiar with the situation, writes David Osler.
  • P&I clubs' merger plans fall through
    A PLANNED marriage of two of Scandinavia's protection and indemnity clubs for shipowners and charterers has been called off.
  • Ernst & Young walkout adds to troubles at Top Tankers
    PROBLEMS continue to mount at Top Tankers, with auditors Ernst & Young resigning after a disagreement over the accounting treatment of the firm's 13-ship sale-and-leaseback transaction set up in March and April.

Fairplayweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • DFDS Tor expansion pays off
    DANISH ferry company DFDS is reaping the benefits of the expansion of its DFDS Tor Line freight division, but DFDS Seaways cruise ferries again faced tough times
  • OSG finalises Maritrans takeover
    OVERSEAS Shipholding Group has completed its acquisition of tanker-and-barge operator Maritrans for $471M
  • P&O clean-up after cleaner's dismissal
    FERRY services between the UK port of Dover and French port of Calais have been suspended because of a strike by the Calais Chamber of Commerce
  • Top Tankers in accounting mess
    TOP Tankers' shares are in a tailspin today after the company confirmed that its auditor Ernst & Young had resigned and that it would restate 1Q06 and 2Q06 earnings
  • Fears rise over weakened dollar
    The US dollar is rebounding somewhat today in the wake of a sharp slide that raises questions about currency fallout for trade flows
  • BGV applies for Marco Polo funding
  • Norway awaits shipping lane approval
  • Aker Promar to build new Rio yard
  • Odessa pipeline assurance given
  • Fjord Line faces bankruptcy
  • Nein danke, says GL
  • PNSC quarter hit by bunker costs
  • DS Norden hit by bunkers, hedging
  • Irano Hind strategy pays off
  • Chemoil's reduced IPO succeeds

The Journal of Commerceweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • TACA raises So. California rail fee
    Trans-Atlantic Conference Agreement plans higher charges for containers moving into and out of Southern California by rail.
  • Port of Houston cedes box pier to Galveston
  • Brief strike at LA port
  • CAFTA to spur U.S. exports: Study
  • Intermodal high on Canadian National spending plan
  • CSAV Norasia service links India, Mideast and Europe
  • DHL opens U.S. trade project
  • Panalpina appoints regional CEO for North America
  • Super Galex expands service
  • Martinair Cargo restructures Americas operations
  • Strike shuts Israel ports
  • Car makers eye India ports
  • Export ABCs: BIS Update

Containerisation Internationalweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • Troubled CSAV abandons N. Atlantic following cessation of RTW service
    CSAV Norasia will retreat from the north transatlantic trade following the departure of the Round-The-World service in January next year.
  • Shipbroker predicts bleak medium-term outlook for liner industry
    Container charter rates will continue falling from now until 2009 as oversupply remained a real concern for the industry, said Paul Dowell of shipbrokers Howe Robinson.
  • CSAV Norasia re-arranges network to prepare for RTW's departure
  • Bosphorus Strait closed by accident
  • News analysis: Tank container industry makes a bid for new markets
  • New Opera: European railways need new concepts
  • Jerry Bridges is formally appointed to VPA
  • Asian shipyards seize feeder orders
  • New Zealand flooded with October imports
  • Rotterdam port alderman on sick leave

TradeWindsweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • Hopeless
    Top Tankers suffers another psychogical blow as analyst for its IPO underwriter downgrades stock to 'sell.'
  • Danaos in leaseback deal
    John Coustas-led New York-listed boxship owner Danaos is picking up three Maersk panamaxes for $43m.
  • Auditors walk out at Top
    Evangelos Pistiolis' US-listed tanker owner will restate two quarters' earnings, as Ernst & Young says 'no more'.
  • Tanker stocks in bear hug
    Pessimism grows over market prospects as UBS, Dahlman cut Frontline, OSG.
  • Schoeller gets Cyprus green light
    Acquisition by two partners of up to 50.99% of local bank approved by Central Bank of Cyprus.
  • Hanjin wants Jacksonville terminal
    Korean box line teaming up with US port to grab land for new berths.
  • GL rejects BV offer
    French classification rival knocked back by strong rebuttal to takeover approach from German boards.
  • DFDS shines
    More blue skies ahead as acquisitions start to take effect at Danish ferry operator.
  • Bosporus back in business
    Turkish strait re-opened after accident involving Russian cargoship closed it for 12 hours.
  • Taca passes on rail costs
    Containership group to charge more for boxes moving through Long Beach and LA as railroad rates rise.
  • A+ for Nakilat
    LNG owner bags strong rating on $1bn bond issue after 'pivotal role' in Qatar acknowledged.
  • Fesco faring well
    Russian box line's remaining routes see growth in first nine months after sale of some trades to Hamburg Sud.
  • Varna parent IHB still struggling
    Owner of Bulgarian yard sees nine-month profits slip due to lower asset sales.
  • Chemoil oversubscribed
    Bunker supplier raises $98m after setting initial public offering at lower end of indicative price.
  • Hedges trim Norden
    Danish tanker and bulker owner gets scalped by losses on bunker hedges and FFAs while vessel sales dry up.
  • Hapag to raise rates
    German liner operator says competition and rising costs have prompted rate rise on North Atlantic.
  • CSAV makes Belden profit
    Chilean container line banks $22m gain from sale of stake in Singapore cement carrier owner.

American Shipperweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • CMA CGM adds 7th ship to RTW Panama loop
  • Maersk Line cuts Miami from AC2 loop
  • CSAV Norasia to start India/Middle East/Europe loop
  • Germanischer Lloyd board rejects Bureau Veritas' hostile takeover bid
  • Beltest approached for 32.2% share in TORM
  • Maersk to end Europe/East Coast South America slot charter
  • Former HMM Chairman Hyun dies
  • Southern Scrap gets obsolete MarAd vessel
  • MacAndrews puts Copsey in charge of short-sea trades
  • USTR: Democratic-controlled Congress should not stop trade deals
  • ITC investigates competitive conditions of biotech products
  • Kinnaird steps down as head of NGTC
  • UPS's Cross joins COSTHA board
  • cargo-partner opens Odessa branch
  • DHL Forwarding expands in Charlotte
  • OOIL deal fuels already hot terminals market
  • Marine terminal sales hot topic at TOC Americas
  • Vancouver chief lays out aggressive environmental measures

The Scandinavian Shipping Gazetteweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • Nearly 3,000 new seamen needed
    A little more than 160 offshore vessels are currently on order to Norwegian owners and close to 3,000 new seamen ...
  • J. Lauritzen sells the last owned reefer vessel
    J. Lauritzen of Copenhagen is reported to have sold their last reefer vessel under its own flag. It is the ...
  • Tankers to follow safer lanes
    Norway has obtained approval from IMO to establish new tanker lanes 30 nautical miles off Northern Norway to separate growing ...

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
  • Vancouver: Lower port fees for clean fuels
    British Columbia port announcing incentive programme for reducing ship pollution.
  • 'One-Stop-Shop' service offers savings in South Africa
    Cockett Marine Oil and Grindrod to waive agency fees for vessels making bunker calls.
  • Oil prices rise as US oil inventories drop
    Latest DOE data show oil inventory declines across the board, driving oil prices to highest levels in nearly two months.
  • Investors found Chemoil 'difficult to gauge'
    IPO oversubscribed as shares sold at bottom of the price range.
  • Container lines take measures to combat cost pressures
    Hapag-Lloyd joins Maersk in raising rates and rationalising services to compensate for rising bunkers costs and capacity increases.
  • Lube buyers play key role in supply chain management
    BP Marine emphasises the customers' role in volume management as industry seeks to tackle supply shortages.
  • Hedging contracts hit ship operator's profits
    Norden reports losses on its hedging contracts as bunker prices fall.
  • Rotterdam market remains stable
  • Chemoil offers bottom price range to institutional investors
    Chief executive officer Robert Chandran "not happy" with company's valuation.
  • Two Asian shipowners' associations resist switch to distillates
    Concern over the availability of 1% sulphur cap distillates fuel arises from INTERTANKO's proposal.

IBIA, the current carbon intensity indicator of the IMO penalises the bunkerage business
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
The trade unions are abandoning the confrontational drift on the Ccnl.
Marsa Maroc will operate two terminals in the Beninese port of Cotonou
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
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
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
Found serious breaches of European ship recycling law
European commissioners Valean and Sinkevicius resignations to take place in the EU Parliament
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
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
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
It is expected that the work will depart this year
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
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
Overall increase to the average parameter (nostrome) of 202 euros
Global Ports Holdings accepts takeover offer of the majority shareholder GIH
The proposal includes the delisting of the company
West Sicily's AdSP fagocytes the port of Sciacca in its jurisdiction
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
71 votes in favour and 34 against
In the first half of 2024 the traffic of goods in Turkish ports increased by 3.2%
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
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
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
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
The in-depth investigation of the companies of the former Tirrenia group ended
Royal Boskalis will acquire the entire control of Smit Lamnalco
Deal to buy 50% percent of capital from Saudi group Rezayat
Last year, intermodal shipments arriving and departing from Italy have significantly decreased.
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
"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
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
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.
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
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
The South Korean company has been included in the list of "controlled carriers"
Spread 41 million euros to improve competitiveness of Italian ports
Resources also to make the rail and modal transfer more efficient within the scallots
Maersk withdraws from race to acquire German DB Schenker
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
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
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
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
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
The sale does not include ships for the transportation of crude oil
EU funds for 765 million euros at new railway line-Lyon
Also funded access to the Brenner Base Tunnel
Medtruck (MSC group), agreement with trade unions on salary and rights
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
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.
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
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
Cross (Assoperatives) : Do not stop the realization of major infrastructure
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
New assets worth about 500 million
The work on the realisation of the new entrance to the port of Augusta has been carried out.
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
The Milan firm has 79 employees
Approved the 2023 budget of Interporto Campano
Confirmed Alfredo Gaetani (President) and Claudio Ricci (Managing Director)
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
99.2% million of Fincantieri's 400 million capital increase subscribed to
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.
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
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
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
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
Fincantieri will deliver it by the end of 2025
Hapag-Lloyd announces preliminary results of first semester
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%
The month of June is expected to decline by -3.3% percent.
The economic-financial analysis of Fedespedi of containerized shipping companies
Laying of the keel of the new ultra-luxury megayacht destined for Aman at Sea
Ceremony in the construction site of St. George of Nogaro of T. Mariotti
Danaos confirms order in China for five new container ships
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
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
Investment of the value of 1.3 billion
SFL Corporation renews with Maersk the rental of four container ships
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
Test for installation at -2,150 meters
Germany's Rhenus has acquired 15% percent of France's C Chez Vous
Is specialized in the delivery of goods weighing more than 30 kilograms
Astilleros Armon delivered the dual-fuel ferry Margarita Salas to Baleària
Can be powered to liquefied natural gas
Brothers Cosulich orders two new chemical bunkering tankers
They will be taken in delivery in the first semester of 2026
Lineage buys the abruzzese supplier of Eurofrigor refrigerated warehouses
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
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
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
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
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
OMT (Accelleron) acquires the OMC2
The Company manufactures high precision fuel injectors for marine, stationary and rail engines
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
ShipownersShipbuilding and Shiprepairing Yards
ForwardersShip Suppliers
Shipping AgentsTruckers
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in 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.
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
››› Meetings File
Samsung, HMM clash in US over shipping rates
(The Korea Times)
Houthis Mount Biggest Month of Attacks on Ships This Year
››› Press Review File
FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Tomaso Cognolato
Roma, 17 luglio 2024
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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
They are part of the class "Sphinx"
Genovese De Wave has acquired Inoxking
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
In the coming days the acquisition of the remaining shares
Hapag-Lloyd reiterates its own terminalist division
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
Commits of the value of 500 million euros
MSC ready to acquire 15% of ADR in Genoa Airport
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
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
The "GNV Orion", of 52,000 tons tsl, will be taken over in the summer of 2025
Assshipowners have strengthened their structure
Insertion into the organic of Simone Parizzi, Mattia Canevari and Cesare Crocini
Japan's MOL acquires 25% of the logistics company Tanzaniana Alistair Group
Port of Ravenna, over four million euros destined for new mediums of less environmental impact
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
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
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
On July 9 Adria Ferries will inaugurate a new ferry line between Italy and Montenegro
Biweekly service between the ports of Ancona and Bar
State Railways and Eni continue cooperation in the field of alternative fuels
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will have 72% of the capital of Gearbulk
You will acquire an additional 23% held by Halberton Holding (Jebsen family)
The Young Shipowners Group of Confitarma launches the website ItalianSeafarers
Presented the training opportunities offered by the companies and the ITS foundations
In 2023, passengers on MSC Crusere ships nearly doubled.
The Explora Journeys business also started in August.
EQT Infrastructure VI fund buys Constellation Cold Logistics
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