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18:24 GMT+2
May 13, 2009
The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • Maersk goes into the red in Q1
    AP Moeller-Maersk A/S, owner of the world's largest container line, posted a first-quarter loss and may lose money at the full year after freight rates declined because of falling trade.
  • Daewoo Shipbuilding Q1 net rises 23%
    Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co, the world's third-largest shipbuilder, said profit rose for a second straight quarter as the weaker won helped increase overseas earnings.
  • Braemar Shipping pre-tax profit up 10%
    Braemar Shipping Services Plc said yesterday pre-tax profit for the year to Feb 28 rose 10 per cent due to steady transaction volumes and the strength of the US dollar and sees positive overall prospects for the current year.
  • Biggest Taiwan port sees Chinese interest
  • Shipping markets face tough years ahead
  • S'pore goes a long way towards creating an intelligent port
  • Shipping lines step up oil hedging

Sched Netweb site
  • CMA CGM, Maersk launch Asia-Black Sea service May 20
  • Hapag-Lloyd loses US$302 million as rates, volumes shrink in Q1
  • Scrap yard boom hits record high, heading for 200,000 TEU in 2009
  • Malaysia's MISC quarterly profit off 76pc, full year down 42pc
  • Taiwan's Kaohsiung slips to 12th from top 10 world box ports
  • UK Club boosts reserves, capital, despite rising claims
  • Montreal port down 9.7pc in first quarter to 299,417 TEU
  • TNT's extends Asia road network to Cambodia
  • CEVA Logistics partners with Dubai's Iqdam International
  • Hactl's Hong Kong airport tonnage drops 22.5pc in April
  • AAT's Hong Kong airport tonnage drops 31pc in April
  • China Eastern Airlines launches Xian-Kunming-Singapore line
  • Motorola to boost baggage tracking at HK airport
  • Deccan Cargo sees share sale as funding new brand, Deccan 360

Exim Indiaweb site
  • PDP International tows 7,700-DWT vessel through turbulent sea
  • German team visits UILP facility near Chennai
  • Safeguard duty on several import goods kept in freezer
  • Af-Pak trade transit MoU may benefit India too
  • A critical look at ports and unions
  • Manning scales implementation puts Major Port workers on edge
  • More specialised berths, deeper channels set to bolster Paradip Port's handling capacity
  • IES awards Gold Medal to PPT for contribution to economy
  • DHL, Blue Dart, again voted India's most trusted brands
  • Quantum jump in rural cargo offerings
  • SMEs may account for 22 pc of GDP: Study
  • Apeda formulating strategy to counter NTBs & SPS rules

International Transport Journalweb site
MAY 11, 2009
  • Agility opens subsidiary in Romania
    Middle-East-based logistics service provider Agility has broadened its coverage in Eastern Europe by opening a new subsidiary in Romania. This follows Agility's expansion into Pola...
  • Panalpina chosen as Huawei's prime LSP
    The Basel (CH)-based transport corporation Panalpina has been nominated by Huawei Technologies, one of the world's top telecommunications companies, as prime logistics service prov...
  • SDV International Logistics inaugurates new platform
    The new Diélette roadway platform of SDV has been inaugurated in style. The Industrial Projects Department of SDV International Logistics was one of the main players in this unique...
  • New services at Bremerhaven car terminal
    The shipping company Van Uden recently relocated a ro-ro service from Hamburg to Bremerhaven(both Germany). The company deploys its own vessels - the "Maximahaven" and the "Juliana...
  • HHLA's containter information system takes on new dimensions
    The COAST container information system run by Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) has been further upgraded, now offering HHLA clients a great variety of opportunities for more ...
  • Grimaldi expands US-West Africa service
    Grimaldi, a Naples (Italy)-based shipping group, has expanded its fortnightly ro-ro/container service between the USA and West Africa to the US port of Boston and Lobito in Angola....
  • RJ loses revenue in first quarter
    Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ) has published its Q1/2009 financial results. They showed an 11% decrease in revenues in comparison to the same period in 2008, due to a decl...
  • TAM will fly seven times per week to South Africa
    The Brazilian carrier TAM will fly to Johannesburg (South Africa) daily from the second semester of this year. In addition TAM announced that its request to fly to Portugal has bee...
  • SIL Barcelona: Pre-Register for free without waiting in line
    Attending the SIL Barcelona is easier than ever before, as you can pre-register for free without waiting in line. The organization of SIL and ITJ Logistics Worldwide invi...

Maritime Global Netweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • HK owners back greenhouse gas levy
  • Braemar profit up 14%
  • NOL's $245m Q1 loss
  • OMSA and USCG in partnership deal
  • Dredger salved

Marine Logweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Davie Yards resumes operations
  • Venezuela nationalizes Tidewater Lake Maracaibo operation
  • Senators call for funding of $425 million Navy ship repair shortfall
  • USCG issues Maritime Security Directive
  • Aegean sells RO/RO tankers
  • Red ink at Maersk

Lloyd's Listweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Profits plunge at Maersk and NOL
    AP Moller-Maersk has worst ever quarter with net loss of $373m while NOL is $245m in the red.
  • Maersk boss warns of box line failures during years of recession
  • APM Terminals to "take cost out of the system"
    COMPANY working with lines to take cost out of the system as first quarter volumes fall 12%.
  • Braemar bullish after posting record annual results
    BRAEMAR Shipping Services sees record annual results, with pre-tax profit increasing 10% to '16.2m.

Fairplayweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Security teams to protect US ships
    US-flagged vessels operating in pirate-infested waters must bring security teams aboard, according to a secret directive circulated on Monday
  • US bumps up tanker outlook
    THE Energy Information Administration hiked its projections for US crude imports today, forecasting a lower drop for 2009
  • Maersk Line battered by box slump
    MAERSK Line, the biggest container shipping unit of AP Moller-Maersk (APM), suffered a $559M net loss in 1Q 09 compared to an $80M profit in the same period last year
  • Steel pricing could bolster Capes
    FIRMING Chinese steel prices could elevate near-term Capesize spot rates to $35,000/day or higher, Dahlman Rose analyst Omar Nokta said today
  • Bold Braemar bets on rate revival
    BRAEMAR Shipping Services has teamed a strong set of annual results with a confident business outlook, tipping the dry and wet markets for rate revivals towards the end of the year
  • Slashed rates promote spot deals
    THE MEAGRE freight increases won by box lines in the 1 April rate restoration attempts have started to erode because of continuous slot overcapacity

The Journal of Commerceweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Most ViewedRail Tops 1 Million TEUs at Rotterdam
  • Spanish Airline Iberia Loses $127 M
  • U.S.-Canada Trade Falls
  • Freightliner, Eaton Partner on Hybrid Truck
  • Four More Go to Prison in Jones Act Case
  • LaHood Eyes Funding for Ports
  • Intermodal Volume Falls 16.3 Percent
  • Braemar Shipping Earns Record Profit
  • Concor, NYK in Joint Venture
  • UPS Sells Mail Boxes International
  • GE Plans Freight-Use Battery Facility
  • Chinese Trade Surplus Slides
  • Kintetsu World Express Annual Profit Tumbles
  • JAL Lost $646 Million in FY08
  • U.S. Trade Deficit Rises to $27.6 Billion
  • Dockworkers Strike at Port Nehru
  • Obama to Cut Some Transport Programs
  • Maersk Lost $373 Million
  • Trailer Bridge Posts Smaller Loss
  • DuPont, CSX Settle One Rate Dispute
  • Fraport Profit Dives 27 Percent
  • NOL Lost $245 Million in First Quarter

Containerisation Internationalweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Maersk's Q1 gloom
  • Maersk's Andersen calls for higher rates
  • Piraeus box traffic plummets
  • AAPA 'disappointed' at proposed Obama budget
  • An 'excellent year' for Braemar

TradeWindsweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Casualty file
    Brazil smashup and more piracy troubles feature in WebTV's casualty roundup.
  • Calls to arms
    George Gourdomichalis wants shipowners to become insurance activists.
  • Buyers' market
    "No shortage of buyers" looking to snap up ships at depressed prices, says Braemar chief Alan Marsh.
  • Going local
    Sovcomflot begins to place hull insurance cover in Russian market.
  • Norden in reverse
    Carsten Mortensen-led owner's stock on the slide after it misses market forecasts for the first quarter and lowers full-year guidance.
  • Tallink U-turn
    Estonian owner trying to push back wage increases for workers agreed before slump.
  • Amur annexed
    Russia's biggest Pacific coast shipyard back in state hands as Putin promises state aid.
  • Silver lining
    Swedish Club disappointed and pleased at the same time.
  • Apology time
    P&I broker Martin Hubbard warns shipowner support for the P&I clubs is at a low level.
  • Selling again
    Norden keeps the buy-to-sell deals coming by offloading 2006-built panamax after exercising purchase option.
  • Fire sale
    DFDS finally sells ferry which recently suffered onboard fire for way less than reportedly sought.
  • Last calls?
    Downturn in claims gives Jerry Westmore hope that P&I club cash calls are a thing of the past.
  • Maersk massacred
    Danish giant sees $1.05bn first quarter profit turn to $373m loss year-on-year as conditions deteriorate.
  • Tavlarios sells
    Nikolas Tavlarios-led Aegean Maritime cashes tanker pair to help slice its debt.
  • Back to basics
    Fundamental issues like getting claims paid are now top of the insurance agenda.
  • $366m swing
    NOL books $245m loss in first quarter amid fears of a significant full year loss.
  • China tragedy
    Nine fishermen thought to have died in collision with a Thai cargoship in the Yangtze.
  • Penguin dives
    Singapore offshore group's bottom line sinks after sales gains swelled last year's numbers.
  • 'Two more years'
    Tor Olav Triom says large bulker orderbook will keep market suppressed for the next couple of years.
  • PGS takes hit
    Jon Erik Reinhardsen-led offshore owner sees first quarter figures hurt by impairment charges.
  • Trouble ahead
    Japanese bulker owner Inui sees annual profit halved, and current year will be even worse.
  • DVB net drops
    German bank sees bottom line decline 8.6% but chairman Wolfgang Driese is satisfied with the result.
  • Assets threat
    Venezuela to grab US owner Tidewater's barges and tugs as it seeks to nationalise oilfield services.
  • Dof disappoints
    Mons Aase-led offshore shipowner sees operating profit tumble in the first quarter.
  • Ferry stalls
    Philippine authorities rescue 87 people after vessel develops engine trouble off Palawan.
  • Braemar grows
    Alan Marsh-led broker and service provider raises profit and spies dry bulk and S&P recovery.
  • Daewoo rises
    Korean yard's first quarter profit jumps 23% as it builds vessels ordered in the good old days.
  • Jumper dies
    Man who leapt from Kiwi ferry as it left Devonport has died after suffering head injuries.
  • Azuma down
    Japanese cement carrier player records big slump in annual profit as markets tank.
  • Otto off colour
    Lee Kok Wah-led Singapore offshore player sees profits dip from a year ago on declines in other income.
  • Black Sea pairing
    CMA CGM and Maersk Line are teaming up for a new liner service to Europe from North Asia.
  • MEX in, MAX out
    OOCL and TSK Line are rejigging their Asia-Middle East service with a little help from Coscon.
  • Sumitomo slides
    Japan's Sumitomo Heavy Industries sees full-year profits fall by two thirds compared to a year ago.

American Shipperweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Maersk: $373 million first quarter loss
  • NOL records $245 million loss
  • MSC cuts West Coast calls on transpacific service
  • Airforwarders Association joins CNS Advisory Board
  • U.S. grant to help Azerbaijan aviation
  • UPS expands presence in India, Philippines
  • White House evaluates new plan for Mexican trucks
  • A&R Logistics, Bertschi form joint venture
  • Pegg named Agricultural Marketing Service administrator
  • ITC: Infrastructure hurts sub-Saharan African exports
  • India to monitor U.S. ag import trade barriers
  • DP World receives equity injection offer

The Scandinavian Shipping Gazetteweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Tough times for Maersk
    The A P Møller-Mærsk Group reports a net loss of USD 373 million for the first quarter of 2009 compared to a net profit of USD 1,050 million in
  • UN doubts dry bulk index
    For a long time, the Baltic Exchange freight market index Baltic Dry Index, BDI, has been seen by many as one of the best indicators of where the world economy
  • Vessel aground off Bjørnøya
    The Russian reefer Petrozavodsk went aground yesterday morning off Bjørnøya, Norway. The vessel is leaking diesel oil although how much is unclear. According to the shipping company, the vessel had
  • Gloomy Q1 for Hapag-Lloyd
    The German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd reports operating losses of EUR 222 million for the first three months of 2009 compared to an operating profit of EUR 18.5 million
  • Wallhamn links the Baltic Sea with the Mediterranean
    In mid-May, Grimaldi-owned Finnlines will open a regular weekly connection between Helsinki and Wallhamn. The intention is to connect Finnlines' services to Finland and Russia with Grimaldi's EuroMed
  • Pirates release two vessels
    Pirates have released the British-owned and Panama-flagged bulker Malaspina Castle, 32.600 DWT, which was hijacked in the Indian Ocean on April 6. The crew of 22 are

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
MAY 12, 2009
  • Russian ship runs aground in Arctic
    Expected fuel leak after dead birds found around vessel.
  • More support for GHG levy on bunkers
    Hong Kong Shipowners Association declares support for Danish proposal over emission trading schemes.
  • Prices firm in Northern Europe
  • Aegean cuts debt with vessel sale
    Expects Q2 net gain on sale of two specialty ro-ro tankers 'not related to Aegean's core business'.
  • Maersk in the red
    Lower Q1 oil price helps reduce costs, but hits revenues.
  • Shell to sell New Zealand operations
    Seeking buyer for bulk of downstream business, including marine operations.
  • Modest bunker prices moves across region
    Bunker prices in key Asian ports moving in different directions Tuesday.
  • New interest in hedging
    More hedgers are entering the market as fuel oil prices firm.
  • Brightoil terminates land acquisition deal
    Identifies another plot of land in Zhoushan as it continues to seek growth.
  • Sales growth drives bunker tanker upgrade
    Iran supplier says bunker demand up 20% since adding a new offshore supply location in the Strait of Hormuz.

IBIA, the current carbon intensity indicator of the IMO penalises the bunkerage business
Submitted a proposal to change the CII ahead of the next session of the MEPC
Slight quarterly and semester growth of container traffic in the port of Algeciras
New locomotives for transalpine transport of SBB Cargo International
Munich of Bavaria
Order to Siemens Mobility
New historical record of monthly container traffic in the port of Barcelona
Also recorded new maximum spikes of quarterly and semi-annual containerized volumes
New historical record of monthly container traffic in the port of Barcelona
In the second quarter, freight traffic in the Antwerp-Zeegrugge port system grew by 4% percent.
In the second quarter, freight traffic in the Antwerp-Zeegrugge port system grew by 4% percent.
The containers were equal to almost 3.4 million teu (+ 2%)
Port of Rotterdam, in recovery of container traffic in the second quarter
Port of Rotterdam, in recovery of container traffic in the second quarter
In the second half of the year, volumes are expected to rise in other market segments.
CMA CGM accords with Google to apply artificial intelligence to group operations
Among the objectives, increase the efficiency of fleet use and containers
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Los Angeles grew by 14.4%
Los Angeles
ABB's earnings growth while falling orders
Increase in commits in the maritime, port and chemical sectors
Assiterminal, use EU ETS funds for investment in infrastructure and new equipment for port businesses
Assiterminal, use EU ETS funds for investment in infrastructure and new equipment for port businesses
The trade unions are abandoning the confrontational drift on the Ccnl.
Marsa Maroc will operate two terminals in the Beninese port of Cotonou
The business will be held together with the new public-private company Bénin Manutentions
Clerc (Maersk) : The next few months will also be characterized by a containerized hold deficiency in the face of high demand
Agreement in Bahrain to set up a shipyard recycling yard
In May, the decline of naval traffic in the Suez Canal was accentuated.
In May, the decline of naval traffic in the Suez Canal was accentuated.
The Cairo
The crossings of tankers have decreased by -41.5% and those of ships of other type by -59.4%
Cognolate is the new president of Assiterminal
CIMAC has been accredited with consultative status at the International Maritime Organization
Frankfurt am Main
General cargo ship stopped and sanctioned by the Coast Guard of Genoa
Found serious breaches of European ship recycling law
European commissioners Valean and Sinkevicius resignations to take place in the EU Parliament
The rebound in revenues recorded by OOCL continues.
Hong Kong
In the second quarter of this year, they grew by 14.4%
Singapore port records new historical records of quarterly and semi-annual traffic of containers
New maximum peaks also of non-oil bulk bulk
Orders for 2.7 billion to KSOE for the construction of 12 15,500-teu container carriers
Seoul / Sejong
The Fair Trade Commission authorizes the KSOE to acquire 35.05% of the capital of STX Heavy Industries
FMC blocks the entry into force of the Gemini Corporation Agreement between Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd in trades with the USA
It would become automatically effective on Monday, but the US agency requested more information
In the first half of 2024, the traffic of goods in Russian ports fell by -3.1% percent.
St. Petersburg
Dry goods in decrease of 2.7% and dry bulk of -3.5%
In the port of Klaipeda will begin the construction of a new cruise terminal
It is expected that the work will depart this year
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
The deep water heater in Vizhinjam is managed by the Adani Ports and Logistics
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
London / Kuala Lumpur
Reported 27 attacks compared to 38 in the April-June period of 2023
Underwriting the agreement for the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry
Overall increase to the average parameter (nostrome) of 202 euros
Global Ports Holdings accepts takeover offer of the majority shareholder GIH
The proposal includes the delisting of the company
West Sicily's AdSP fagocytes the port of Sciacca in its jurisdiction
The city administration announces the next signing of the delivery record between the Demanium Marittimo and the AdSP
At Italian Rail Network the management of the last railway mile in the port of Gioia Tauro
Joy Tauro
Signed the act of granting the duration of 15 years
The Parliament of Hamburg has approved in the first reading the agreement for the entry of MSC into the capital of HHLA
71 votes in favour and 34 against
In the first half of 2024 the traffic of goods in Turkish ports increased by 3.2%
In the second quarter, volumes with Italy returned to growth after seven quarterly periods of decline.
NovaAlgoma orders what will be the world's largest cementier ship
Commissioned at Zhejiang Xinle Shipbuilding, it will have a gross grasp of 38,000 tons
Appeal of the shipping industry for the modification of the Carbon Intensity Indicator
Intrinsic flaws-explained six associations-counteract with the common goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the maritime sector
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Papenburg / Urayasu
It will carry out mini cruises with departure from Tokyo as part of a deal with Disney
CMA CGM-Pasqal agreement to introduce quantum computing technologies in shipping and logistics
Training of the personnel of the shipowner group to quantum computation
Le Aziende informano
ABB completa l'acquisizione del business di routing meteorologico di DTN per la navigazione
La transazione è stata completata oggi, in seguito a un precedente annuncio di accordo con il gruppo globale di dati e analisi DTN
The EU Commission has approved aid disbursed from Italy to the Caremar maritime services
The in-depth investigation of the companies of the former Tirrenia group ended
Royal Boskalis will acquire the entire control of Smit Lamnalco
Deal to buy 50% percent of capital from Saudi group Rezayat
Last year, intermodal shipments arriving and departing from Italy have significantly decreased.
Recorded reductions of -8.8% and -13.1% respectively
Almost total membership-they stress Filt, Fit and Uilt-at the strike days of port workers
Genoa / Rome
Waiting for a fair response in wage terms and protections
Currently 90% per cent of ship arrivals in the port of Singapore are not scheduled
"The effect of the crisis in the Red Sea could be aggravated by the next increase in container volumes," Minister Hon Weng said.
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Di Blasio : It is one of the most important and expected infrastructure works for veneta portuality and the productive fabric of the Northeast
It expects the reduction of maritime traffic in the Panama Canal
In the first five months of 2024, the transits of high-fishing vessels were 3,706 (-30.4%)
Port concessions, Financial Economic Plans will have to be drawn up on the basis of a format drawn up by the ART
The State Council has upheld the appeal of the Co. Na.Te. Co. towards the AdSP of Naples for the missed dredgers
The trend of sensitive traffic growth in the port of Bremen / Bremerhaven continues.
The hike is towed by the containers
Maersk Supply Service will be acquired by Norwegian DOF Group
Storebø / Kongens Lyngby
Transaction of the value of more than 1.1 billion
Assshipowners have no doubts : LNG is the useful fuel for decarbonisation of shipping
A catalogue of alternative fuels available in every stopover-Messina highlighted-is not reasonably applicable to Italian ports
The US Federal Maritime Commission puts the HMM under observation
The South Korean company has been included in the list of "controlled carriers"
Spread 41 million euros to improve competitiveness of Italian ports
Resources also to make the rail and modal transfer more efficient within the scallots
Maersk withdraws from race to acquire German DB Schenker
Clerc : identified "areas of challenge in the perspective of an integration"
Provisions on the licence plates of new vehicles are likely to damage the activity of port businesses
Assiterminal and ANCIP, do not take into account the issues generated in the context of port operations
The Danish government has set up a working group to ensure that the national shipping industry continues to be a leader
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach invest in order to equip charging stations for electric trucks
Los Angeles
Allocated 25 million as part of the Clean Air Action Plan
6.5% of the fleet in navigation is able to use alternative fuels or propulsions
It highlights SRM's "Italian Maritime Economy" report in the focus on reducing shipping emissions.
Positive the second quarter of Wärstilä
Helsinki / Trieste / Rome
Accentuated growth in the maritime segment
Launched a ro-pax of Bluferries
From the beginning of next year, he will connect Villa San Giovanni with Messina
Fincantieri-Hera agreement for the optimisation of the waste cycle
Bologna / Rome
A newco will be established. The activity will be launched at the shipyard in Monfalcone
Japan's ENEOS cedes fleet of tankers and bulk carriers to a participating newco at 80% percent from NYK
The sale does not include ships for the transportation of crude oil
EU funds for 765 million euros at new railway line-Lyon
Also funded access to the Brenner Base Tunnel
Medtruck (MSC group), agreement with trade unions on salary and rights
In the next 15 days workers will be called upon to speak out on the deal.
Inaugurated the new intermodal rail link between the Central Tuscany Interport and the Darsena Toscana Terminal
On arrival in the port of La Spezia the naval means for the construction of the new pier cruises
The Spezia
They will be used for the consolidation of the seabed and prefabrication and laying of the casks
Rhenus has inaugurated two plants near Bologna and Milan.
New branches in Castel San Pietro and Casei Gerola
In June the Port of Long Beach sets a new container traffic record for this month
Long Beach
The EIB finances 90 million of the project of the Darsena Europa of the port of Livorno
Warriors : full political and financial support for its realization
Agreement between the AdSP of the Central Adriatic and the State Police for the prevention and contrast of cyber crimes
Cross (Assoperatives) : Do not stop the realization of major infrastructure
Dam of Genoa, Third Valico and motorway grate-points out-are essential works
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Hong Kong fell by -5.4%
Hong Kong
In the second quarter, the decline was -7.5% percent.
Renewed the five-year agreement between Honored Shipowners and IMAT for the training of crews
Castel Volturno
Saipem to win two offshore projects in Saudi Arabia
New assets worth about 500 million
The work on the realisation of the new entrance to the port of Augusta has been carried out.
Di Sarcina : Strategic work also in light of the recent transfer of container traffic from Catania
Strong demand for containers is reflected on the profits of the CIMC
Hong Kong
Recorded a significant increase in dry box sales
ALS Customs Services has acquired the Italian Battaglino Customs Services
The Milan firm has 79 employees
Approved the 2023 budget of Interporto Campano
Confirmed Alfredo Gaetani (President) and Claudio Ricci (Managing Director)
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
99.2% million of Fincantieri's 400 million capital increase subscribed to
Majority shareholder CDP Equity has subscribed to new shares worth 285.8 million euros.
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
At The Spice Container Terminal start the scallops of the 21,000-teu container ships of OOCL
The Spezia
Inaugurated the Onshore Power Supply plant of the port of Valletta
Floriana / Geneva
Every Wednesday "MSC World Europa" will connect to the electric grid of the stopover
Visual Sailing List
Departure ports
Arrival ports by:
- alphabetical order
- country
- geographical areas
PSA, measures to mitigate congestion in the port of Singapore are having success
In recent months, it has increased, among other things, the need to handle containers several times.
Presented the XII National Report on the Economy of the Sea
The sector generates a direct added value of 64.6 billion euros.
Set up in the construction site of Ancona the construction of the extra-aluminum cruise ship Four Seasons I
Fincantieri will deliver it by the end of 2025
Hapag-Lloyd announces preliminary results of first semester
The company believes that the second half of 2024 will be better than previous expectations.
In May the traffic of goods in the port of Ravenna decreased by -3.0%
The month of June is expected to decline by -3.3% percent.
The economic-financial analysis of Fedespedi of containerized shipping companies
Laying of the keel of the new ultra-luxury megayacht destined for Aman at Sea
Ceremony in the construction site of St. George of Nogaro of T. Mariotti
Danaos confirms order in China for five new container ships
Four will have a capacity of 9,200 teu and one of 8,258 teu
In Barcelona the first container terminal in the Mediterranean with electrified quay
On Friday the inauguration of the Onshore Power Supply plant in Hutchison Ports BEST
The revenue growth of Taiwanese Evergreen and Yang Ming continues
Taipei / Keelung
YML orders 9,100 new containers
Inaugurated in Gioia Tauro the quay that will host the pole of naval reparations
Joy Tauro
Agostinelli : This year the container traffic in port will challenge the four million teu
Chinese group Hengli will build a shipyard on the island of Changxing
Investment of the value of 1.3 billion
SFL Corporation renews with Maersk the rental of four container ships
The capacity of ships will be high from 8,700 to 9,500 teu
Prysmian, record of installation of a cable in ultra-deep waters
Test for installation at -2,150 meters
Germany's Rhenus has acquired 15% percent of France's C Chez Vous
Is specialized in the delivery of goods weighing more than 30 kilograms
Astilleros Armon delivered the dual-fuel ferry Margarita Salas to Baleària
Can be powered to liquefied natural gas
Brothers Cosulich orders two new chemical bunkering tankers
They will be taken in delivery in the first semester of 2026
Lineage buys the abruzzese supplier of Eurofrigor refrigerated warehouses
Manages a refrigerated cell structure of more than 24,000 square meters in Controwar
Fincantieri vara to Ancona the cruise ship Viking Vesta
Los Angeles
In mid-2025 it will be delivered to American Viking
At the end the constructive phase of the port of Porto Torres
Entrusted to a Technical Advisory Panel on the issue of the greatest costs of opera
In China, the keel of the new ro-pax has been laid down. GNV Virgo
It will be the first ship of GNV's fleet to be powered by liquefied natural gas
In Genoa, the World Day of Ausile Navigation
On August 22, IALA will assume the legal status of intergovernmental organisation
SFL Corporation orders the construction of five container ships from 16,800 teu
Commits the value of a billion dollars to New Times Shipbuilding
In 2023, Fratelli Cosulich recorded financial performance second only to those records of 2022
OMT (Accelleron) acquires the OMC2
The Company manufactures high precision fuel injectors for marine, stationary and rail engines
Italian Ports:
Ancona Genoa Ravenna
Augusta Gioia Tauro Salerno
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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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