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17:06 GMT+2
May 5, 2009
The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • China Shipping plans to order dry-bulk ships
    China Shipping (Group) Co, the nation's second-biggest sea- cargo company, plans to order dry-bulk ships this year as prices fall on overcapacity concerns and the global recession.
  • Magnate wins presidential vote in Panama
    Conservative supermarket magnate Ricardo Martinelli won Panama's presidential elections in a landslide on Sunday, promising to guide the country through the world economic crisis and an ambitious expansion of the Panama Canal.
  • Seoul destroyer goes to aid of North Korean ship
    A South Korean Navy destroyer chased Somali pirates from a North Korean cargo ship off the African coast in the country's first such operation abroad, military officers in Seoul said yesterday.
  • Hyundai shares rise on rosier prospects
  • French naval ship captures 11 suspected Somali pirates
  • Cruise lines re-route ships to bypass Mexico

Sched Netweb site
  • AADA hikes rates US$250 per TEU for Oz-bound cargo from Korea, China
  • Maersk restores Asia-Latin America rates to US$300 per TEU
  • Pacific Merchant Shipping Association seeks injunction against California fuel rule
  • Worst over for box shipping, says Danaos, with profit down, but revenue up
  • Guangdong's trade value rebounds in March
  • Grand Alliance and Zim to cooperate with Hamburg Sud on ATX service
  • Maersk widens no-go pirate zone based on ship speed and freeboard
  • ITS Terminal Pte Ltd joins Kerry Logistics network
  • Kuehne + Nagel named best project cargo provider
  • Australia competition agency charges Cathay with price fixing
  • DHL opens its bigger US$50 million Incheon air hub
  • LAX freight traffic declines 20.8pc, but March sparks hope
  • Continental Airlines resumes summer flights to Athens

Exim Indiaweb site
  • CMA CGM to offer upgraded MEX Asia-Med. link from May 22
  • Grand Alliance to drop Amsterdam for Rotterdam
  • Zim to resume weekly calls at Piraeus
  • Post-Panamax service to Koper commencing in June
  • COSCON launches service to US West Coast at Fuzhou
  • MOL to make calls to Florida's Jaxport on APX service
  • CKYH Alliance to pool resources, rationalise east-west routes
  • Dongguan's Humen terminal to launch Taiwan service
  • GPA adopts environmental policy
  • Tianjin enjoys 4.3 pc year-on-year freight volume increase in March
  • Ningbo-Zhoushan ranked most competitive among China ports
  • Three Gulf of Tonkin ports unified
  • ...to build two 300,000-tonne terminals this year
  • Korea's Cohueng Marine launches Xiamen-Manila shipping line
  • 3 Japanese companies in feasibility study to modernise Russian shipbuilding unit
  • China Navigation acquires Tasman Orient Line in entirety
  • Cargoplan partners Multi-Link in India-US trade lanes
  • A.P. Moller-Maersk updates policy & procedures for sailings in pirate-infested waters
  • Import of steel consignments allowed sans licence
  • USFDA rejects 6 lots of 'filthy' Basmati
  • Investors sizing up Kochi for potential CFSs & warehousing facilities
  • ABG entities issued letter of intent to equip & operate two berths at Haldia Dock
  • Noble consortium to build iron ore berth at Paradip Port
  • Zoom Developers allowed to bid for Vizhinjam port project
  • VPT chief spells out Port's upgradation plans
  • Orissa to develop Barunei port by inviting bids
  • Velji Dosabhai stars in a flying feat
  • Emirates SkyCargo adds 4 feathers to its cap
  • US Consul General inaugurates 'Artist on Art' by Rupa Bhaty

Marine Logweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • ABS approves innovative floater
  • Maersk Alabama captain testifies on arming crews

World Wide Shipperweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • Seattle, Tacoma port boards hold joint commission meeting
  • Bellingham 4th of July event looking for musicians/performers
  • Port of Tacoma sets free bus tour for May 11
  • U.S. steel imports drop during month of March
  • Navy awards Bath Iron Works contract for Littoral Compat Ship

Lloyd's Listweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • Number of laid-up bulk carriers falls
    THE number of bulk carriers in lay-up or idle at ports around the world fell in April, as a combination of Chinese demand for iron ore and better freight rates saw unemployed ships resume trading.
  • Fench navy captures 11 pirates after attack on frigate
    AT LEAST one vessel was confirmed to have been hijacked over the weekend and 11 pirates are still in custody aboard the French frigate Nivose, after mistaking the ship for a merchant vessel and attacking it.
  • Vessel sales boost OSG earnings
    LEADING US tanker operator Overseas Shipholding Group has emerged from the first quarter with improved earnings but only thanks to a hefty gain on vessel sales.

Fairplayweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • Shell in Argentine spill payout
    ROYAL Dutch-Shell's Argentine subsidiary Shell CAPSA today agreed to pay $9.5M to the town of Magdalena for damage caused to its shoreline following a collision on the River Plate 10 years ago
  • Pirates hijack British bulker
    A BRITISH-owned bulker carrying 35,000 tonnes of soya has been hijacked off the Seychelles
  • OSG revenues stumble
    TANKER giant Overseas Shipholding Group reported a 22% drop in quarterly revenues today, citing a fall in spot rates, particularly for its VLCCs
  • Cruising tightens flu screening
    THE CRUISE industry has implemented enhanced screening procedures to protect against passengers coming aboard with swine flu
  • Jones Act awash in lay-ups
    OVERSEAS Shipholding Group disclosed today that three of its US-flag petroleum carriers have been laid up and estimated that many more Jones Act tankers are following suit
  • Dante's wrath batters Philippines
    A TROPICAL storm that hit the Bicol region in the Philippines has left thousands of people and vehicles stranded in various ports
  • UAE vessel seized by pirates
    SOMALI Pirates have seized the general cargo ship Al Mezaan, reports the NATO Shipping Centre

The Journal of Commerceweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • Freight Index Falls Record 25 Percent
  • Diesel Falls 1.6 Cents to $2.185
  • Global Slowdown Nips ProLogis Profit
  • Wallenius Wilhelmsen Launches South America Service
  • MAC Cargo Handling Launches Operations
  • Kirby Profit Falls 23 Percent
  • Hyundai Launches Two U.S. Services
  • Matson Parent Profit Sinks 93 Percent
  • ClearOrbit Becomes TAKE Supply Chain
  • CSCL Goes Solo on All-Water Route
  • Fredericksen Aims to Oust TUI Chairman
  • Vancouver Truck Dispute Ends
  • CMA CGM to Launch Mediterranean Service
  • Corman Sets Deal for Railpower
  • TNT Profit Drops 58.1 Percent
  • Prince Rupert Tonnage Falls 24.5 Percent

TradeWindsweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • Wall St jumps
    OceanFreight leads shipping stocks in upward charge in broad rally on New York markets.
  • Shell settles
    Dutch oil major forges $9.5m settlement with Argentine city for 1999 oil spill after a tanker hit a German containership.
  • Half to fail
    Up to 50% of offshore newbuildings expected to enter the market this year will fail to arrive on time, says David Bichard.
  • Not a cargoship
    Eleven Somali pirates approach what they think is a commercial vessel, but this ship had guns, a helicopter and a contingent of the French navy.
  • Sales save OSG
    A $129.9m profit from vessel sales leads Morten Arntzen's OSG to improved first quarter profit as revenue tumbles.
  • Challenge ahead
    Overseas Shipholding Group's US-flag spin-off, OSG America, reports improved profits but CEO warns that the remainder of the year could be tough.
  • Call for arms
    After being held hostage off Somalia, Capt Richard Phillips tells US Senate he wants officers armed.
  • No dry rerun
    Troubled tanker market will not follow in dry-cargo's footsteps, but overcapacity will not be avoided by newbuilding cancellations and delays, top analyst says.
  • Bargain hunt
    US dollar buyers are well placed to pick up good deals in the offshore sector, broker says.
  • Deadline looms
    Nexus in need of a Cinderella story as FPSO faces being left on the shelf from midnight tonight.
  • Less for Grieg
    Norwegian group sees bottom line tumble year-on-year after 2007 figure was inflated by vessel sales.
  • Cosco converts
    Singapore-listed yard inks deal with Mitsui Ocean Development to switch VLCC into an FPSO.
  • Demolition dearth
    Ship scrapping deals remain thin on ground as buyers still unwilling to accept lower levels.
  • Bad to worse
    Struggling Malaysian tanker owner Nepline increases 2008 pre-tax loss by 2400% after sale deals fall through.
  • April a shower
    Spot AHTS rates show 45% year-on-year fall as April earnings only just creep above 2005 levels in the North Sea.
  • Secondhand curb
    Indonesian industry ministry wants to cut maximum age of vessel imports from 25 to 15 years over safety concerns.
  • Strong start
    Taiwanese bulker owner enjoys better investment income in first quarter as profit rises.
  • Mercy
    Pakistani vessel - carrying Somali-owned food cargo - seized on Saturday could soon be freed by pirates.
  • South saves North
    South Korean navy chases off pirates circling North Korean vessel off Somalia.
  • Yard interest
    Assets of Poland's Gdynia and Szczecin shipyards attract interest from 35 bidders, including shipbuilding businesses.
  • Keppel cancels
    Singapore yard forced to cancel multi-purpose newbuilding deal after owners fail to raise funds.

American Shipperweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • ABS chief expresses confidence amid downturn
  • Maersk raises Asia/Latin America rates
  • Warships thwart pirate attacks off Somalia
  • Lamy outlines focus for WTO
  • Human infects Canadian swine with H1N1 virus
  • Houston shipper fined for U.S. export violations
  • Panama Canal will cut some fees this summer
  • Ag group praises Long Beach expansion plan
  • MSC extends Baltimore contract for 6 years

The Scandinavian Shipping Gazetteweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • Panama introduces cost reductions
    The Panama Canal Authoritiy (ACP) has decided to introduce temporary cost reductions for vessels passing through the canal. The reductions willo take effect on June 1 and continue through September
  • Phillips wants to arm crews
    Richard Phillips, master of the Maersk Alabama which was hijacked by pirates, said in a US Senate hearing that he believes that the four most senior officers on a vessel
  • Pirates expanding
    On Thursday last week, a piracy attack took place more than 1,100 nautical miles off the Somali coast. The 1,604 TEU Turkish container vessel Carina A, built in 2007, was
  • Nordic Tankers with new CEO and fight with a former one
    Nordic Tankers A/S has engaged Jens Pontoppidan (34) as new CEO of the company. Pontoppidan will replace Flemming K. Sørensen, who took up the position in January after the
  • Lauritzen heir steps in as head of JL Foundation
    The JL Foundation (JL-Fondet) has appointed a Lauritzen heir as chairman of the foundation, which is the controlling owner of the J. Lauritzen Group (including DFDS). The new chairman

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
MAY 4, 2009
  • ARA 'very quiet' as prices firm
    Biggest price gains seen in South Europe on Monday.
  • Tanker operator says earnings are up
    Lower bunker costs help bring down voyage expenses.
  • Colombo 'should be maritime logistics hub'
    Business leader points to Sri Lanka's potential as a regional bunkering centre.
  • Double-digit increase for Asian bunker prices
    Busan recovers after falling last week.
  • China to act on 'teapot' refineries
    New government initiative could curb Chinese fuel oil demand.
  • Bunker barge 'not at fault'
    Singapore-based operator said proper procedures were not followed on receiving vessel.
  • AADA to raise bunker surcharges
    The increase reflects a recent hike in Hong Kong bunker prices.
  • OPEC output fell further in April
    Compliance with its pledged 4.2 million bpd cut now said to be at 84%.
  • Bunker spill off Singapore cleared
    Incident 'swiftly dealt with' after 300-litre spill.

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
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
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
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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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