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18:04 GMT+2
May 11, 2009
The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • Danish ship industry ready for recovery
    Danish shippers, which transport a big chunk of world trade, have the capital in place to come out on top when the freight market pulls out of its current downturn, a senior industry official said.
  • Baltic Dry Index has best week since February
    The Baltic Dry Index, a measure of shipping costs for commodities, advanced in London to cap its biggest weekly gain in three months as Chinese steelmakers expand iron-ore stockpiles.
  • Shipowners forced to pay to carry Middle East oil
    Shipowners are being forced to pay to carry crude oil from the Middle East to the US after demand collapsed and the fleet expanded.

Sched Netweb site
  • China's cargo throughput likely to fall 1.9pc in April
  • Fredriksen meets headwinds tacking towards TUI chairmanship
  • Kaohsiung slips to 12th from top 10 world container ports
  • China's quarterly rail cargo volume slipped 6pc
  • Hamburg Port reception highlights expansion
  • Long Beach clean truck tax deferred till mid-2010
  • US manufacturing rises again for fourth consecutive month
  • New box terminal at Port Qasim to open in 2010
  • China Cargo Airlines launches two services to Europe from Tianjin
  • Atlas posts US$23.4 million profit after $5.3 million loss
  • Shenzhen Airlines starts Guangzhou-Bali, Shenzhen-Hanoi flights

Exim Indiaweb site
  • DCI inks 5-year deal to dredge Kolkata Port
  • DB Schenker opens new logistics centre in Vietnam
  • Sical Logistics packs a bigger punch with driving forces at helm
  • Friendly fiscal regime triggers surge in edible oil imports
  • Krishnapatnam Port Co. Ltd opens Chennai office
  • CoPT explains stand on implementation of new manning scales as per National Tribunal Award
  • BCHAA bids adieu to a proactive trade facilitator
  • India ahead of even US & UK in enforcing IP laws
  • RBI Dy Governor to be chief guest at IMC AGM today
  • India-EU business summit scheduled for October
  • Falling import figures show US remains in grip of recession

International Transport Journalweb site
MAY 7, 2009
  • TNT also hit by downturn
    The Amsterdam-based postal service and CEP corporation TNT has also been hit by the economic crisis in the first quarter of the year. Sales declined by 10.2%, from EUR 2.723 to 2.4...
  • Logwin dips into the red
    The Grevenmacher-based Luxembourgian freight forwarding and logistics corporation Logwin dipped into the red in the first quarter of the year. The net result fell to minus EUR 6.3 ...
  • BLG can weather the storm in 2009 after record year
    The Bremen-based German company BLG Logistics, which says it is the market leader in the automobile and container sectors on the European mainland, will attempt to weather the stor...
  • Reinecke & Associates opens Vienna office
    Reinecke & Associates, a consultancy that specialises in transport and logistics matters, opened a Vienna office in April that will focus its activities not only on Austria but als...
  • Dachser named German chemical industry association partner
    Dachser has been named as a cooperation partner of the German chemical industry association (Verband der Chemischen Industrie VCI). The international corporation will offer medium-...
  • National Retail Systems opens Californian distribution centre
    National Retail Systems (NRS), a leading provider of global logistics services to US retailers and manufacturers, has opened a 15 acre distribution centre in Compton (CA), near the...
  • Rotterdam presents European port development agenda
    The port of Rotterdam's European agenda for 2009-2014 contains fifteen practical recommendations for the further development of a powerful port sector in the European Union. The po...
  • DCT Gdansk container terminal handles oil refinery equipment
    The DCT Gdansk container terminal has had several opportunities to demonstrate its versatility since it opened in 2007, for example with the transhipment of motor vehicles from dee...
  • South Carolina ports and MSC extend agreement
    The South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) and the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the world's second-largest container carrier, have signed an agreement for business i...

Maritime Global Netweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Panama's "laid-up" register
  • Mitropoulos stresses need for IMO lead on greenhouse gases
  • Cosco Busan report criticism for USCG
  • Lubmarine develops biodegradable range for shipping

Marine Logweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Bisso Marine expands fleet
  • NTSB releases Cosco Busan and Axel Spirit reports
  • Signal International redelivers two Diamond Offshore units

World Wide Shipperweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • BC cruise passenger numbers may overwhelm taxi companies
  • Matson earns award from Toyota Logistics
  • PDX noise commitee schedules public meeting
  • Port association unhappy with President's proposed 2010 budget
  • US rail freight traffic down again during week

Lloyd's Listweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Ship scrap prices could plummet to $100 per ldt
    PRICES set to plunge as demand for ship demolition continues to grow.
  • Scrapping of LNG and LPG ships to rise, says BW Gas
  • VLCC owners take gamble in bid to boost returns
    SHIPOWNERS taking trips from Middle East to US for rates as low as -$6,000 a day to pick up cargo with more attractive returns.
  • Venezuela government seizes key oil assets
    MOVE forms part of the nationalisation of service providers to the oil industry.

Fairplayweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Venezuela seizes oil services
    VENEZUELA's National Assembly has approved a law allowing the government to seize any service business operating in the hydrocarbons sector
  • NTSB urges strict medical oversight
    The National Transportation Safety Board issued a barrage of recommendations today following their probe of the November 2007 spill of the Cosco Busan in California
  • Hanjin's losses mean yard talks
    HANJIN Shipping announced first-quarter operating losses of $177M today and said it plans to cut costs by adjusting the delivery timing of newbuildings
  • Warsaw sends Gdansk revision to EC
    POLAND'S treasury ministry said today it has sent a revised restructuring plan to the EC for the Gdansk shipyard
  • Chittagong OK despite sinking
    TRAFFIC was normal today in Chittagong's port, Bangladesh officials told Fairplay, despite the sinking of a lighter vessel in its outer anchorage
  • Schiffsbank income slashed
    LEADING ship financier Deutsche Schiffsbank announced today that its net income plunged to just €300,000 ($404,000) as the growing default risks in shipping took their toll
  • Piracy suspects ordered freed
    A SPANISH judge today ordered seven of the 14 pirate suspects arrested in the Gulf of Aden to be freed

The Journal of Commerceweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Private Equity on Transportation
  • LA Port to Pay Incentives for Alternative Fuels
  • India's Port Tonnage Slips
  • Customs Warns of Pests
  • April Costs Truckers 16,000 More Jobs
  • Airline Chief Warns Congress on 'Protectionism'
  • Anti-Dumping Activity Increases
  • Asian Carriers to Launch Middle East Express
  • Short Line Downturn Eases Slightly
  • DP World in Joint Venture with Flinders
  • Quality Distribution Reduced Losses
  • Oberstar Cheers Plan for Rail Spending
  • Nippon Express Profit Tumbles
  • Port Montreal Terminal Plans Move Forward

Containerisation Internationalweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Sorry, but my diary is full until later in the year
    That is the response ocean carrier procurement teams are increasingly getting from service provider managers. Setting up a 'review' meeting, is becoming more difficult; hardly surprising when the annual rate discussions are only likely to go one way - southwards.
  • European box terminals play hard ball with carriers
  • APM T looks at Lekki
  • Hanjin's Q1 results knocked by global downturn
  • DP World finalises deal with Flinders for Adelaide terminal
  • Pacer hurtles into loss

TradeWindsweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • DryShips falls
    Shares in Nasdaq-listed bulker owner plunge deeper after equity announcement, but Golar LNG soars.
  • Supra fetches loss
    Neda Maritime Agency appears to have taken a loss on a reported sale of a supramax bulker.
  • Fletcher buys
    Fletcher Shipping has reportedly doubled its fleet with the purchase of Trico Marine Services' PSV Northern Gambler.
  • Floating court
    Professional tennis legends play match atop a moving barge in New York's Hudson River.
  • Mexicans buy
    Italian-controlled chemical tanker heads to a Mexican offshore vessel owner's fleet for $6m and scores Pemex charter.
  • Chavez strikes
    Vessel and terminal operators in Venezuela's Lake Maracaibo oil production area face expropriations.
  • No pulp fiction
    Samuel L Jackson to star in biographical film based on piracy reporter Andrew Mwangura.
  • Downgrade spree
    DryShips assailed for new equity offering, but Teekay, Genco and Star Bulk also take ratings cuts from US analysts.
  • Unhappy reunion
    Romanian father and daughter meet for first time in two years working on same cargoship ' but pirates seize vessel.
  • ATM restocked
    DryShips to make second ATM offer of the year, a move which could raise $475m.
  • Volgo-Don down
    Russian general cargoship owner sees 2008 profit cut by 24.6% in downturn.
  • Uljanik weaker
    Profit continues to slide for Croatian tanker and bulker owner as it posts first quarter result.
  • SembCorp soars
    Singapore shipbuilder and repairer builds profit and remains bullish on offshore market.
  • Big bill
    Pakistan's PNSC needs up to $400m to adequately replace ageing fleet set for demolition yards in next two years.
  • It's quotes time
    Somali pirates are coming under fire and George Economou hails DryShips' first-quarter reverse.
  • GE lower
    Indian owner reports less annual and fourth quarter profit as bulker rates fall.
  • 'Left to starve'
    Eleven crew stuck on Malaysian tanker for two months without pay, former charterer denies responsibility.
  • IHI in the red
    Japanese shipbuilder posts hefty annual loss, but nowhere near as big as it feared earlier this year.
  • Strike one
    Anthony Kandylidis-led OceanFreight picks up nearly $14m as it taps $147m credit line with YA Global.
  • Safe after sinking
    Lightering ship goes down after collision in Chittagong, Bangladesh, but 13 crew board nearby vessel.
  • Hanjin sees red
    South Korean owner says the first quarter was one of the toughest quarters it has ever experienced.
  • Taiheiyo suffers
    Japanese tanker and bulker operator slumps to a major loss for the full year due to charter failures.
  • Sado stuck
    Japanese ferry owner remains at a loss in the first quarter, but deficit decreases.
  • Mitsui feels pinch
    Japanese shipyard sees 2008 profit fall as it misses market forecast but beats its own projection.
  • Fag end
    New Wightlink ferries' hydraulic problem traced to cigarette butts in the oil.
  • Tanker refloated
    Danish coast guard assists PB Tankers ship that grounded at Skagen Rev.
  • CHO's profits soar
    Fleet expansion helps to lift the third quarter bottom line at Singapore-listed offshore vessel operator.
  • Kyoei tanks
    Japanese tanker operator sees huge fall in full year profits, with worse expected to come this year.
  • Bharati takes stake
    Indian shipbuilder takes a near 15% stake in compatriot shipowner Great Offshore.

American Shipperweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Hanjin loses $177 million in first quarter
  • Airforwarders Association joins CNS Advisory Board
  • Alaska rail open between Talkeetna and Hurricane
  • CN reaches another EJ&E mitigation deal
  • Slow start for Great Lakes limestone
  • "10+2" outreach lauded as model for CBP programs
  • Obama seeks $55 billion for DHS in 2010
  • U.S trade rails against unilateral Iran sanctions
  • Forecast: Retail container volumes to remain weak

The Scandinavian Shipping Gazetteweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Almost 500 newbuildings cancelled, DNV claims
    According to the Norwegian class society DNV, 492 vessels with a combined deadweight of 37.2 million tons have been cancelled at the world's shipyards. Of these, 325 vessels totalling
  • Dutch cargo ship hijacked
    A Dutch cargo vessel was hijacked by pirates in the Gulf of Aden while sailing westbound in the transit corridor together with three other vessels. The vessel is believed to
  • Strong growth for Viking Line
    Viking Line recorded an amazing growth in its passenger traffic between Sweden and 'land in April 2009. Compared to April last year, the volume increased 29 per cent. In Viking
  • Novoship takes delivery of NS Arctic
    The Russian shipping company Novorossiysk Shipping Company, Novoship, has taken delivery of the product tanker NS Arctic, 112.000 DWT, built at Hyundai Heavy Industries in South Korea. The vessel

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
MAY 8, 2009
  • Prices still firming sharply as week ends
    Near six-month high for crude maintains upwards pressure on bunkers.
  • NuStar bunker earnings up despite price drop
    Fuels marketing generating $2.1 million profit with boost from hedging.
  • Cosco Busan final safety report
    Recommendations made to highlight influence of cultural, language differences.
  • North Europe prices stable
    Prices in Southern Europe still showing strong gains.
  • Algeciras bunker sales continue to rise
    Port authority reports 19% increase in Q1 and expects continued growth in coming years.
  • Gas carrier will help transport LNG for ships
    Gas distributor says LNG powered carrier will bring product to LNG bunker terminals.
  • Mixed Q1 fortunes as fuel costs drop
    Lower operating expenses helping some return profits while others struggle.
  • ARA fuel oil stocks dip
    Bunker demand is 'outpacing' in-flows.
  • Singapore bunker prices end bull run
    Bunker prices in other Asian key ports still climbing.
  • Total takes one-year fuel storage deal
    Lease from Tankstore to store only high-sulphur fuel oil.
  • Marine segment lifts WFS earnings
    Company sees higher gross profits in the first quarter.
  • More cuts 'unlikely' at next OPEC meeting
    As long as crude prices remain at current levels and inventory growth continues to slow.
  • Bonded 180 cst on offer at Cochin
    Indian oil refiner sees rising bunker sales in its other ports of service.

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
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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