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March 28, 2008
The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • Maritime conference looks at macro issues
    Macro factors were high on the agenda at the Asia Pacific Maritime 2008 Conference. Supply and demand in shipping and the ways in which goods are moved around were among the pressing issues discussed on the opening day yesterday.
  • National Air to pay US$28m to resolve claims
    National Air Cargo Inc, a company that ships supplies to US military bases, agreed to pay US$28 million to resolve criminal and civil claims that it defrauded the Defense Department.
  • Nippon Yusen eyes profit growth on shipping demand
    Nippon Yusen K K, Japan's largest shipping line by sales, said profit will likely gain 17 per cent next fiscal year amid rising sea-cargo traffic.
  • Guangzhou Shipyard shares at 14-month high
  • Russia to lift ban on sea links with Georgia
  • STX Pan Ocean forecasts record gains

Sched Netweb site
  • Shenzhen port box volume up 3.47pc in first two months
  • China foreign trade value up 23pc in first two months
  • Shanghai expects 10 per cent annual container growth
  • Maersk earnings growth shrinks, while CMA CGM's rises in 2007
  • APL to launch Laem Chabang West Asia Express (LWX)
  • Deutsche Bahn gains majority stake in Spain's Transfesa
  • Promising outlook for Malaysia's FMH, 10-20pc growth expected
  • Cathay Pacific expands freighter network to Hanoi, Dhaka
  • Hactl breaks ground on Olympic horse handling centre
  • Great Wall Airlines to fly cargo to Tianjin from Amsterdam, Manchester
  • Four more airlines switch to Changi's Terminal 3

Exim Indiaweb site
  • Plan panel to evaluate viability of waterways coal transport
  • Mercator in talks with Refined Success to charter ship
  • Now, it's Essar Shipping Ports & Logistics Ltd
  • Textile export volumes to US buck greenback blues to post positive growth
  • JNP ranks 24th
  • VPT racing past 64 m tonnes!
  • APM & Rotterdam Port Authority sign R & D pact
  • Baalu's gesture benefits KPT lessees, quake-hit employees
  • Operations soaring at CWC's CFS-Pimpri
  • Rlys to link 4 southern states with high-speed corridor
  • Roars of delight echo in corporate corridors over snaring Jaguar
  • Foreign Trade Policy Analysis: Current Trends-By M. Sreedharan

International Transport Journalweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Jahnke to head Frankfurt Lufthansa Cargo centre
  • Erhart new EuroAirport freight boss
  • Three new lines join Elaa
  • Volga-Dnepr group sales up 50%
  • Korean Air to resume St Petersburg flights
  • North Korea and Russia in joint railway venture
  • Wincanton investing in another WEEE plant
  • France to hamper cabotage through red tape?

Maritime Global Netweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Firms lined up for CO2 transport program
  • Plans for new UK port logistics site approved
  • ABS hands out world's first parametric roll notation
  • Cosco Busan pilot pleads not guilty

Marine Logweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Feds seek huge fines in illegal dredging case

World Wide Shipperweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Washington Governor signs port legislation in Seattle
  • WTSA member carriers to raise bunker fuel surcharge
  • Ports of Seattle/Tacoma plan commission study session
  • Pair of new staffers join Port of Vancouver, USA
  • Steel imports into US fall during month of February

Lloyd's Listweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • European shipbuilding solution moves step closer
    FINLAND confirms approach from French government for 'European solution' to cruiseship building.
  • STX ahead of target as it bags $594m VLCC deal
  • Four missing after bulker smashes into bridge
    THE Qinfeng 128 smashed into an unfinished road bridge in east China's Zhejiang province yesterday.
  • Ofer gives record £20m to NMM
    ISRAELI billionaire in largest single donation to a UK cultural institution.
  • Greenwich sees its ship come in
    SAMMY Ofer's '20m donation to the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich will help bring its renowned collections worldwide.
  • Home to all our maritime history
    THE National Maritime Museum has the most important holdings in the world on the history of Britain at sea.

Fairplayweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Norden, Interorient get in dry pool
    DS Norden, the Copenhagen-based listed bulk shipping company, and Interorient Navigation from Cyprus will expand their co-operation from product tankers to dry bulk by setting up two dry bulk carrier pools
  • BAFs edge close to $1,000/40
    CARRIERS in the Trans-Pacific Stabilisation Agreement are raising bunker surcharges across the board to $600 per 40ft from 1 July, or the full formula surcharge level, whichever is lower
  • India relaxes grip on palms
    PALM oil shipments into India are on the rise after the government reduced customs duty on edible oils last week to control price inflation in domestic market
  • Capital Products gets dirty
    CAPITAL Product Partners LP is entering the crude sector through the acquisition of the 159,98dwt double-hulled Amore Mio II
  • Skipped dividend hits Aries stock
    SHARES in Aries Maritime Transport have been hit hard by news that a dividend will be skipped to comply with new terms from its lenders
  • Napoli storm caused $5bn in claims
    CLAIMS from the windstorm Kyrill, whose most famous victim was the MSC Napoli, have now topped $5bn ' the largest in Europe since 1999, according to the TT Club
  • Listening in vain for space message
  • Piracy jeopardises ISPS status
  • Apapa remains closed after riot
  • Two dead, three missing in Java
  • Swee Joo in newbuildings spree
  • Four missing as ship hits bridge
  • Order binge causes crew shortage
  • Shipping can ride US downturn
  • Unions threatening industrial action

The Journal of Commerceweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • NYK expects profits to swell by 17%
    Japan's largest shipping line forecast profits to increase 17 percent in the next fiscal year on higher volumes.
  • CMA CGM in U.S. trans-Pac agreement with Maersk
  • NY-NJ to study effect of bridge on port
  • U.S.-Malaysia trade pact to face further delays
  • McCain boosts EU FTA
  • Railroads sued over fuel fees
  • Democrats urge tougher policy on China currency
  • Wallenius Wilhelmsen opens N.-South Amer. route
  • UTi net declines
  • GAC buys U.K. shipping and logistics group OBC
  • Customs Update: Pet food case stirs worries for traders

Containerisation Internationalweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Impasse continues over Greek port privatisation
  • TT Club warns industry over future level of claims
  • Hillebrand toasts carbon footprint reduction of 'wine train'
  • HPH records 15% revenue growth
  • Sao Paulo has big plans for Sao Sebastiao

TradeWindsweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Andersen dismisses job cut fears
    Suggestions of more redundancies at Maersk Line are an absolute misunderstanding, AP Moller boss says.
  • Officials rule out VDR law
    US Coast Guard recommends against requiring voyage data recorders on ferries.
  • OSG 'pleased'
    Morton Arntzen smiles at Fredriksen buy-in but warns against speculation of meetings with the tanker king.
  • Sales lift Attica
    Greek ferry owner sees profits almost double following disposal of ships and shares.
  • Ferry tender brings $26m bid
    Washington State Ferries expresses disappointment with the lone bid from Todd Shipyards.
  • Murmansk closes Varandey
    Russian tanker owner to abandon arctic oil terminal after losing Lukoil deal to Sovcomflot.
  • Tanker estimates cut
    Bear Stearns analyst reduces first-quarter earnings forecasts for US-listed tanker owners as rates miss expectations.
  • Atlantska pushes up profit
    Strong bulker markets meant Croatian owner easily surpassed 2006's earnings last year.
  • Charters buoy Top forecast
    Cantor Fitzgerald analyst lifts earnings estimates for Top Ships after recent bulk carrier fixtures.
  • G Bottiglieri in cape debut
    Mariella Bottiglieri-led owner pens first orders for one-plus-one capesizes at China's New Times Shipbuilding.
  • FreeSeas share issue
    US-listed bulker owner files with US regulators to potentially issue new shares and sell stock belonging to Ion Varouxakis and the Restis family.
  • Coastguard to strike again
    Britain's search-and-rescue service faces another day of disruption.
  • Nordic shy of forecast
    Danish tanker owner embroiled in shareholder battle can't quite match profit prediction for 2007.
  • Four missing off China
    Sixteen crew rescued after cargoship hits bridge under construction near Ningbo.
  • Andersen's axe to fall again?
    AP Moller boss says further job cuts may be on the way despite company's largest ever round of redundancies in January.
  • Hutchison getting bigger
    Hong Kong ports giant hikes profit and throughput in 2007 as expansion continues.
  • GAC buys UK agency
    Middle East giant adds Teesside partner OBC to its growing ranks.
  • Napoli gone by September
    Work to remove stern of beached boxship to begin in May, UK coastguard agency says.
  • Fredriksen sells on minority fear
    Seadrill cashes Odfjell Invest holding in favour of following more attractive investments.
  • Crewman missing
    Search called off for seafarer who fell overboard NIS-flagged cargoship in Baltic.
  • Turkey tug trouble for cruiseship
    Pullmantur vessel grounds near Aegean Sea port in 45-knot winds after one of two tugs suffers fault.
  • CMA CGM takes Maersk slots
    After a tie-up on the transatlantic French liner giant is to take space on rival's transpacific service.
  • Heavyweights get gasses up
    IM Skaugen and Teekay join forces in carbon dioxide shipping push.
  • Ofer in giving mood
    Low-profile shipowner hands over huge '20m donation to modernise National Maritime Museum in London.
  • STX still booming
    Bulker owner tips operating profits to quadruple in the first three months of 2008.
  • More pool depth for Norden
    Danish owner sets up new handysize and post-panamax bulker pools with Interorient and ratchets up profit forecast.
  • NYK banking on boxes
    Japanese giant expects profits to be boosted by nearly a fifth next year as US rates climb and newbuildings hit the water.
  • Union in Daewoo strike threat
    Korean shipyard could face series of "unfortunate events" if workers don't get say in sell-off of state stake.
  • Vroon back at Zamakona
    Expanding Dutch shipowner returns to Spanish shipbuilder for another four field support vessels.
  • BV's marine holds its own
    Shipping and offshore division sees double-digit growth in both operating profits and revenue.
  • Star confirms Gamma fixture
    Akis Tsirigakis-led Star Bulk Carriers secures three years of employment for Supramax.

American Shipperweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • ESPMC-WITASS reducing Puerto Cabello congestion charge
  • No fooling: Truckers warn of April 1 shutdown
  • Truck tonnage index remained flat in February
  • Yellow Transportation launches expedited ocean service
  • Aon develops trucking certification program
  • Oops! Pentagon says missile parts shipped to Taiwan
  • Norbert Dentressangle profit dips in 2008
  • Panama Canal reduces reservations to clear traffic
  • APM Terminals, Port of Rotterdam Authority sign cooperation pact
  • Major Chinese container ports volume up 10% in February
  • Strike in Poland enters sixth day
  • Workers strike ports in France

The Scandinavian Shipping Gazetteweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Sirius buys Stockholm tankers
    Sirius Rederi on the Swedish west coast island Dons' has aquired the product carriers Stoc Petrea and Stoc Regina. Seller is Stoc Tankers in Stockholm. The 4,500-DWT vessels were built in Turkey in 2004 and 2005 respectively. On delivery ...
  • Erria's profit grew despite lower revenue
    Erria A/S had a better year in 2007 despite a fall in net revenue. It fell from DKK 81.7 million to DKK 73.5 million, but the net profit grew from DKK 10.8 million in 2006 to ...
  • Swedish Svitzer tug to Danish flag operation
    Em. Z. Svitzer A/S have started the process of re-flagging the Swedish tug Arctic Helios, which during April will be transferred to the Danish fleet under the name of Svitzer Helios. The ship will arrive at Assens Skibsværft ...

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
MARCH 27, 2008
  • Ship operators urged to rethink approach to fuel costs
    Credit risk analyst says fuel surcharges are not a sustainable long-term method for offsetting effect of high bunker prices.
  • Ventrin plans expansion
    New shareholding will see changes in Caribbean supplier's operations.
  • Infineum owners mulling sale
    Study to 'review strategic options' for additives JV.
  • WTSA to roll out quarterly bunker surcharge increases
    Hikes coming as container lines attempt to bring surcharges 'closer in line' with actual bunker price gains.
  • Rotterdam market firm
  • Bunker market report from Praxis (March 26)
  • Another record for Singapore fuel oil stocks
  • Hong Kong: IFO supplies set to tighten
    Traders expect supplies of 380 cst product to remain tight throughout April.
  • Maersk gives more details of floating BAFs
    Floating BAFs will be introduced in phases starting in April.

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
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.
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
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
Acica rentals two new ro-pax ships that will ship from 2027 on routes between Italy and Greece
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%
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
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
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
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
Will have an annual traffic capacity of 3.4 million teu
R-Logitech will come out of Euroports and be replaced by a new private majority shareholder
The investment companies PMV and SFPIM have temporarily boosted their shares
Hapag-Lloyd cooperates with ZeroNorth for the energy transition of its fleet
Digital solution for fuel supply and bunkerage planning
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
The crucieristic group predicts that strong growth will continue in 2025
In the first quarter of this year, the traffic of goods in Romanian ports increased by 16.1%
Strong drop in loads from and for Italy
Paolo d' Amico has been confirmed as president of the Italian Naval Register
Renewed the mandate for the four-year term 2024-2027
Hamburg Commercial Bank has acquired the portfolio in the NIBC's naval credit segment
Hamburg / L ' Hague
It has a value of 992 million
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 Stefano Messina
Roma, 2 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
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
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
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
Confirmed for another two-year term
Lorenzo Giacobbe is the new president of the Young People's Group of Assagents
It will be joined by Vice Presidents Pietro Abbona and Andrea Pompei
The ports of Trieste and Monfalcone are allied with those of Cartagena, Riga and North Sea Port
Report on work in liguri ports
It was carried out by the Italian Academy of Mercantile Academy
Intermodal transport of prefabricated in concrete from Tuscany to Sardinia
Collaboration between the Baraclit Group, the Logistic Pole of the FS Group and the GMake Group
It continues the growth of containerized transhipment traffic in the ports of Algeciras and Valencia
Algeciras / Valencia
In May in the two shelves the transshipment containers increased by 8.4% and 12.0%
Kombiverkehr, in 2025, will double in Germany the costs of using rail lines for the transport of goods
Frankfurt am Main
Krebs : in the worst case we will stop transport
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