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July 6, 2011
The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • VLCC owners will see H2 profits doubling: poll
    Owners of the largest oil tankers will see their earnings almost double in the second half of the year, from the first six months, on strong Chinese demand and rising Middle East exports, a Reuters poll showed.
  • Shipping contracts rise to 9-week high
    Capesize shipping contracts tied to the cost of transporting iron ore and coal rose to a nine-week high as traders speculate on a seasonal increase in cargo in the second half of the year.
Strait Talk
  • Downbeat mood in shipping
    IT SEEMS that the shipping industry is feeling less happy with itself than it has been for some time. The latest Shipping Confidence survey from shipping accountant and adviser Moore Stephens shows overall confidence levels in the shipping industry down for the fourth successive quarter in the three months ended May.
Shipping Times
  • Indian Railway to raise US$300m from bonds
    India's state railway is pushing ahead with a sale of dollar debt to meet surging demand for transport as the highest borrowing costs in a year cause a five-week drought in issuance.
  • Kabul eyes rail network to tap mining resources
    Afghanistan is building a vast rail network linking its borders to help attract investors to US$3 trillion worth of mining projects, including oil deals, that will drive economic growth, its Mines Minister Wahidullah Shahrani said on Monday.

The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • VLCC owners will see H2 profits doubling: poll
    Owners of the largest oil tankers will see their earnings almost double in the second half of the year, from the first six months, on strong Chinese demand and rising Middle East exports, a Reuters poll showed.
  • Shipping contracts rise to 9-week high
    Capesize shipping contracts tied to the cost of transporting iron ore and coal rose to a nine-week high as traders speculate on a seasonal increase in cargo in the second half of the year.
Strait Talk
  • Downbeat mood in shipping
    IT SEEMS that the shipping industry is feeling less happy with itself than it has been for some time. The latest Shipping Confidence survey from shipping accountant and adviser Moore Stephens shows overall confidence levels in the shipping industry down for the fourth successive quarter in the three months ended May.
Shipping Times
  • Indian Railway to raise US$300m from bonds
    India's state railway is pushing ahead with a sale of dollar debt to meet surging demand for transport as the highest borrowing costs in a year cause a five-week drought in issuance.
  • Kabul eyes rail network to tap mining resources
    Afghanistan is building a vast rail network linking its borders to help attract investors to US$3 trillion worth of mining projects, including oil deals, that will drive economic growth, its Mines Minister Wahidullah Shahrani said on Monday.

The Business Timesweb site
Shipping News
  • VLCC owners will see H2 profits doubling: poll
    Owners of the largest oil tankers will see their earnings almost double in the second half of the year, from the first six months, on strong Chinese demand and rising Middle East exports, a Reuters poll showed.
  • Shipping contracts rise to 9-week high
    Capesize shipping contracts tied to the cost of transporting iron ore and coal rose to a nine-week high as traders speculate on a seasonal increase in cargo in the second half of the year.
Strait Talk
  • Downbeat mood in shipping
    IT SEEMS that the shipping industry is feeling less happy with itself than it has been for some time. The latest Shipping Confidence survey from shipping accountant and adviser Moore Stephens shows overall confidence levels in the shipping industry down for the fourth successive quarter in the three months ended May.
Shipping Times
  • Indian Railway to raise US$300m from bonds
    India's state railway is pushing ahead with a sale of dollar debt to meet surging demand for transport as the highest borrowing costs in a year cause a five-week drought in issuance.
  • Kabul eyes rail network to tap mining resources
    Afghanistan is building a vast rail network linking its borders to help attract investors to US$3 trillion worth of mining projects, including oil deals, that will drive economic growth, its Mines Minister Wahidullah Shahrani said on Monday.

Sched Netweb site
  • World's idle fleet grows from 75,000 TEU to 95,000 TEU in just two weeks
  • Cosco regains its old No 4 spot with capacity 600,000 TEU plus
  • Korean intra-Asia container carrier YSC Line seeks bankruptcy protection
  • Maersk and Safmarine drop China from Far East-West Africa FEW3 service
  • Iranian container service appear little affected by harsh US sanctions
  • CMA CGM enters NZ-Asia trade to move meat and dairy products
  • Port of Le Havre's MSC terminal makes bid for US Customs certification
  • South Africa's Transnet port performance acceptable, but rail falls short
  • APL Logistics extends double-stack IndiaLinx train service to India
  • Milwaukee proposes creation of an air hub to stimulate growth
  • Enforce old lithium rules, don't impose new ones, industry tells Washington
  • India become next target as ECS Group increases global footprint

Exim Indiaweb site
  • FPS Group & Console Shipping Services join hands to enhance business
  • Tiger Logistics to implement Logi-Sys for optimal service delivery
  • Close to resolving Iran oil payment impasse: Official
  • Govt imposes anti-dumping duty on Chinese Pentaerythritol
  • GSP revival needed to boost India-US trade: Fieo
  • Infra upgradation to give air cargo business a fillip
  • Car sales growth slows to two-year low
  • Ministry to approach House Panel against MAT, DDT imposition on SEZs
  • No export limit on cotton & yarn waste: DGFT
  • Policy stability, credit cost reduction can boost exports: Fieo

International Transport Journalweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • TAAG postpones Beijing service resumption planned for today
    TAAG Angola has postponed the planned service resumption on Luanda - Beijing service. The new resumption date is scheduled for 2 August. Boeing 777-200ER will operate this weekly f...
  • Jungheinrich announces upgraded reach truck model
    Jungheinrich, the German supplier of warehousing technology, has introduced a new version of its best selling ETM/ETV 214/216 reach truck. The new model offers increased mast lifti...
  • Eco Rail Innovation: cooperation contract signed
    With the signature of the cooperation contract, the partners of the initiative Eco Rail Innovation (ERI) have now established the binding general conditions of their mutual work. E...
  • UPS and Merck expand their distribution and logistics agreement
    UPS and Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the companies have significantly broadened their existing distribution and logistics agreemen...
  • RDC Aviation: new Sales Director
    Philip Jones is the new Sales Director of RCD Aviation, an aviation software business in Nottingham. Having initially progressed in his career at British Midland Airways, he later ...
  • UPS: freight transport grows
    UPS Freight, the US fourth largest LTL carrier, announced a general rate increase averaging 6.9% covering non-contractual shipments in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The rat...
  • South African railway operator places largest ever signalling contract with Siemens
    The South African railway company, PRASA, has commissioned Siemens with the delivery of signaling equipment and the construction of the "Gauteng Nerve Center" (GNC) opera...
  • Winter flight schedule Frankfurt Airport: airport coordinator allocates nightly slots to airfreight-companies
    According to the official planning approval of the Hessian Federal State Government with reservations to the decision of the Federal Administrative Court, the airport coordinator o...
  • "K" Line to start power saving campaign in Tokyo
    Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. ("K" Line Group) will start a campaign to save electric power consumption in its head office in Tokyo that includes introduction of in-house summer time...
  • APM Terminals wins "Best Port Operator in Africa" at Transport Africa Awards 2011
    Johannesburg, South African based APM Terminals was named winner of the "Best Port Operator in Africa" award at the Transport Africa Awards ceremony held in Johannesburg, South Afr...
  • Rhenus Office Systems expands security archive in Hamburg
    Rhenus Office Systems GmbH has expanded their security archive of the Hamburg location. The archive of the expert for document logistics in a further building phase was extended by...

Marine Logweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • Crowley acquires Puerto Rico Freight Systems
  • USCG responds to Virgin Islands ferry grounding
  • Statoil awards Cat D rig contracts to Songa
  • Maersk declares option for two more drillships
  • Marco Polo Marine to build five barges for Indonesian client
  • Damen Shipyards set to introduce ASD Tug 3212

World Wide Shipperweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • Port of Kalama welcomes bulk vessel GUOYU 51
  • Crowley expanding in Puerto Rico with purchase of logistics company
  • Cargill to employ kite technology on bulk vessel AGHIA MARINA
  • Sea-Tac Airport earns honor for recycling/waste reduction
  • APL announces plans to build Joliet, Illinois container terminal

Lloyd's Listweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • Macondo oil spill fallout spreads far and wide
    A perceived shortfall in international regulation has led to a search for local solutions
  • Marine insurance set to soar after 'acts of God' increase
    Earthquake-hit Port of Lyttleton tells investors it failed to renew cover on time
  • Ship recycling rates hinge on Bangladesh court decision
    Potential for scrap prices to fall if Chittagong breakers cannot import vessels and market competition declines
  • Northern Europe aframax rates rally
    Brokers optimistic that Baltic Sea earnings could return to three-digit Worldscale rates
  • Capesizes enter depression zone in Clarksons pain index
    Most other dry bulk and tanker sectors in recession
  • Star Reefers scraps second reefership it brought out of lay up in March
    The Scottish Star is following the same fate as sistership Canterbury Star
  • Three vessels chartered out on short period contracts
    Itochu and Tesoro take tankers for one to six month periods
  • UK ports line up to develop offshore wind power
    World's biggest offshore windfarm market will see $21m capital expenditure between 2011 and 2015
  • Best management practices are not good enough
    The shipping industry deserves better guidance in repelling pirate attacks
  • Graig in forefront of China newbuilding push
    A respect for Chinese culture and working practices has paid off for family-owned firm
  • Thenamaris heads new Greek LNG charge
    At least four other potential Greek LNG debutantes are talking with yards as noted Greek tanker owner clinches pair of 160,000 cu m vessels
  • APM Terminals takes control at new Callao facility
    Peru's largest port set for large-scale investment after handover of Terminal Muelle Norte
  • CSAV Asia-Europe service victim of falling rates
    Drewry and Alphaliner reports show mounting losses on key trade lane
  • Concerns raised over Humber pilotage standards
    Unions claim that Humber Estuary is seen by ABP as a money making enterprise that 'has threatened the personal safety of pilots and the safety of navigation on the river'
  • OceanFreight lifts share price in one-for-20 stock split
    Dry bulk specialist becomes third Nasdaq-listed shipowner in a fortnight to resort to reverse stock treatment
  • Hoegh LNG lists in Oslo
    Gas transportation and storage division issues 45m shares
  • NCC buys time over newbuilding option
    Reaches deal with Hyundai Heavy to extend deadline for option of a second car carrier
  • Big problems on the Asia-Europe trades
    The introduction of massive 13,000 teu -plus vessels has had a hugely detrimental effect while so much existing tonnage continues to also operate
  • Owners urged to protect themselves from China tax deductions
    Law firm advises insistence on tighter charterparty forms
  • Enforcement or blind eye
    Port inspectors already have their work cut out and the host of environmental rules coming in will increase their workload
  • Marco Polo Marine wins $8m Indonesia barge deal
    Batam-based shipbuilder has plans for bigger vessels
  • Mammoet management team quits over 'cultural differences'
    Van Seumeren family sells its 25% shareholding to privately held Dutch conglomerate SHV
  • Maersk Drilling exercises options for two drillships in $1.3bn deal
    Samsung Heavy Industries to build vessels similar to a pair ordered in April
  • Abbot Point port expansion attracts strong interest
    Queensland says 30 companies have expressed interest in developing terminals
  • Aker wins $50m contract for drilling riser system from Daewoo
    New order brings total units sold to South Korean builder to six
  • Coscol details $1.5bn fleet expansion
    Updated blueprint for new ships could see a total of 40 new vessels added by 2015

Fairplayweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • China, Ireland close $2.1Bn turbine deal
    CHINA'S Sinovel has closed a $2.1Bn deal to ship wind turbines to Mainstream Renewable Power of Ireland, IHS World Markets Energy reported today
  • Drewry sees collapse for box rates
    BOX RATES on east/west routes will drop by more than one-fifth during the rest 2011, even with volumes remaining strong, Drewry predicted today
  • TCC wins US shield
    A NEW YORK judge has approved Chapter 15 bankruptcy protection for TCC, new court filings showed
  • Strike hits Madagascar ports
    CUSTOMS workers at Madagascan ports are reportedly planning to expand their strike over illegal exports of rosewood from the island nation
  • APL expands to Joliet
    BOX CARRIER APL is expanding its intermodal capacity near Chicago to bolster its US transcontinental supply chain
  • Indian ports accessing foreign money
    INDIAN ports are increasingly seeking foreign credit through external commercial borrowings, Fairplay was told today
  • 57 held in migrant smuggling cases
    GREEK authorities are holding 57 people after migrant smuggling arrests
  • Bank advises holders of Portek shares
    SINGAPORE'S port operator Portek's independent financial adviser has advised its shareholders to accept ICTSI's takeover offer
  • Rongsheng mega-deal trend?
    THE LARGE orders placed at China's Rongsheng yard are not likely to be mimicked by other owners, Fairplay was told today
  • Trucker held in Dover smuggling case
    A DUTCH truck driver has reportedly been jailed on suspicion of trying to smuggle nearly £6M ($9.7M) in illegal drugs through Dover's port
  • Camillo Eitzen sells Eitzen Gas
    NORWAY'S Camillo Eitzen announced today that it has sold nine vessels and stakes in companies
  • Bangladesh breakers again face closure
    BREAKING yards will be shut down in Bangladeshi on 7 July unless the government extends the operations approval it issued in May
  • Navy chopper foils pirates
    SOUTH Korea's navy has intervened to protect an STX Pan Ocean bulker when it was attacked by pirates off Somalia
  • Panamaxes near bottom?
    BROKERS told Fairplay today that Panamax rates might soon be bottoming out, after being pushed down for the past month, with the arrival of cheaper but bigger Capesizes

The Journal of Commerceweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • DHL Reported Dropping China Domestic Delivery
    DHL is dropping its attempt to build domestic express delivery services in China, according to a published report. ...
  • Econocaribe Provides EDI Track and Trace Online
    Econocaribe Consolidators is introducing a new function on its website that enables shippers to track and trace full containerload shipments...
  • USPS Freezes Bonuses, Retirement Contributions
    The U.S. Postal Service is suspending all executive and employee bonuses, and is withholding its contribution to the government retirement...
  • Diesel Price Slides Another 3.8 Cents
    The average price of diesel fuel fell for the eight time in the last nine weeks, sliding 3.8 cents a gallon...
  • Commerce Dept. Seeks Trade Mission Participants
    The Commerce Department is recruiting top-level executives to join a trade mission to Qatar and the United Arab Emirates between...
  • Air Cargo Prices Slip in May
    Air freight rates out of Asia slipped back 0.6 percent in May compared to the month before as carriers coped with...
  • Supply Chain Educator Donald Bowsersox, 79
    Donald J. Bowersox, one of the pioneers in the science and practice of logistics and supply chain management, died Monday...
  • US Factory Orders Grow 0.8 Percent
    Factory orders by U.S. businesses grew 0.8 percent in May, the Commerce Department said Tuesday in a report that suggests...
  • CMA CGM to Launch Asia-Fiji-New Zealand Loop
    CMA CGM will launch of a new service this month connecting Asia, the Fiji Islands and New Zealand effective July...
  • Analyst Says Large Ships Threaten Smaller Carriers
    Smaller vessel operators could be forced out of Asia-Europe container trade lanes as the deployment of ultra-large container ships puts...
  • Hyundai Hikes US-South America Rates
    Hyundai Merchant Marine will raise rates southbound container shipments from the U.S. to the East Coast of South America effective...
  • Crowley Acquires Puerto Rico Freight Services
    Crowley Maritime is bolstering its logistics capabilities in the Caribbean with the acquisition of Puerto Rico Freight Systems, a company...
  • Container Truck Drivers Strike at Indian Terminal
    A sudden strike by container truck drivers Sunday morning crippled cargo movements to and from the Vallarpadam International Container Transshipment...
  • US Airlines Challenge EU Cap-and-Trade Plan
    U.S. airlines launched a legal challenge Tuesday to European Union plans to charge foreign carriers American Airlines, United...
  • APM Rotterdam Introduces Barge Shuttle Service
    APM Terminals has introduced a barge shuttle service to its Rotterdam terminal to avoid worsening traffic jams caused by construction...
  • Wallenius Deploys Armed Guards Against Pirates
    Swedish shipowner Wallenius Wilhelmsen Lines is placing armed guards to protect its vessels from attack by Somalia-based pirates in the...
  • Drewry Forecasts 21 Percent Drop in East-West Rates
    Drewry Maritime Research is forecasting average east-west ocean freight rates will fall 20.8 percent this year from 2010 as the...
  • CSAV Suspends Asia-Mediterranean Service
    CSAV is suspending its service between Asia and the Mediterranean amid sharply declining rates on Asia-Europe trade lanes. ...
  • UASC Opens Shipping Agency in Pakistan
    United Arab Shipping Company opened its own shipping agency in Pakistan in a joint venture with its erstwhile third party...

Containerisation Internationalweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • CSAV withdraws Mare Nostrum Service
  • Asia-N.Europe still dropping
  • Night pre-booking system planned for Cape Town
  • APM T introduces shuttle service between Rotterdam and Moerdijk
  • Mothballed boxship fleet grows

TradeWindsweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • Megacore breaks up
    Omega Navigation and Glencore split Hyundai Mipo-built products tanker fleet as ties severed.
  • Oceanfreight splits again
    Nasdaq-listed Greek bulker and tanker owner chops number of shares by 95% to lift price above $1.
  • Belships out of Elkem
    Norwegian bulker owner offloads stake in ship charterer to its partner, metals group Elkem.
  • ISC in the money
    Diversified US owner borrows up to $45.9m from two banks to fund car carrier deals.
  • OSM Arena in limbo
    Korean bulker crew stuck in Chennai for 17 months after court cancels sale of vessel.
  • Tanzania's port double
    Government spending $520m on two new container terminals at congested Dar es Salaam.
  • Time to lay up
    Analyst Drewry says major "corrective surgery" needed to reduce boxship capacity and avoid freight-rate bloodbath.
  • NOCC wins more time
    Norwegian owner extends option for second car carrier at Hyundai to September, from June previously.
  • Tata NYK ship attacked
    UK warship and US jets fight off gunmen firing rockets at bulker off Oman.
  • Cobelfret awaits cash
    Belgian owner has not yet received $606,000 payment from China's Farenco in bulker dispute.
  • Piracy costing $12bn
    Shipping industry paid out huge sums in insurance, ransoms, security and re-routing in 2010, report claims.
  • Maersk spree extends
    AP Moller-Maersk returns to Samsung Heavy Industries for $1.3bn drillship double.
  • Samho crew goes home
    Dubai tanker exile ends for 24 Filipino and South Korean men after owner went into receivership.

American Shipperweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • New rights issue
    CSAV raises $500 million Chilean container shipping company CSAV said last week 85 percent of a new rights issue had been subscribed and paid, producing a sum of $430 million. CSAV to pull Asia/Med loopLiner carrier CSAV said Monday it would suspen...
  • Carriers own fault?
  • CSAV raises $500 million
    Chilean container shipping company CSAV said last week 85 percent of a new rights issue had been subscribed and paid, producing a sum of $430 million. "The great interest of the shareholders in the first round in subscribing for the remaining shar...
  • CSAV to pull Asia/Med loop
    Liner carrier CSAV said Monday it would suspend a standalone service linking the Far East and Mediterranean due to "the unfavorable economic environment affecting the trade." Freight rates from Asia and Europe are reportedly well below sustainable ...
  • Sekimizu new IMO secretary general
    Koji Sekimizu of Japan was elected secretary-general of the International Maritime Organization last week. His four-year term will begin Jan. 1, 2012. Sekimizu, 58, is director of IMO's Maritime Safety Division. He studied marine engineering and na...
  • CMA CGM buys more 'eco' containers
    Liner carrier CMA CGM said Friday it has purchased 18,000 new "eco-containers," as it tries to transition to a fleet of more environmentally sensitive shipping equipment. The French line said it now has a fleet of 140,000 TEUs worth of such contai...
  • Drewry: Layups the only answer
    Widespread laying up of container vessels by liner carriers is the only way to redress floundering ocean freight rates on key east/west trades, according to London-based Drewry Shipping Consultants. In Drewry's latest quarterlyContainer Forecaster...
  • Eimskip doubles North American frequency
    The Icelandic shipping company said it will add a second ship on July 15 so that it can offer a second sailing per month between Iceland and United States and Canada. The 700-TEUSkogafosswill sail in a rotation of Reykjavik, Argentia, Boston, Arge...
  • OW Bunker opens in India
    OW Bunker, which handles more than 8 percent of the global bunker market, has opened an office in Mumbai, India. OW's core activity is the global sale of bunker both from its own inventories, where it operates more than 30 large and small tankers i...
  • Cargoitalia makes management appointments
    Italian all-cargo airline Cargoitalia has appointed Richard Mohler to the new position of manager of network planning and revenue management. He will be responsible for evaluating new routes, and setting revenue targets. Mohler has spent 16 years ...

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
JULY 5, 2011
  • Fujairah prices fall
    Durban market generally soft.
  • Rotterdam market softens
    Healthy demand in Piraeus.
  • Study predicts sharp increase in future Arctic shipping emissions
    Compared to 'the business as usual case' there will be a reduction in global fuel consumption due to a shorter transit.
  • Container sector in 'dire need' of correction
    Failure to run their business profitably is fault of 'the carriers themselves,' says Drewry.
  • Pirate 'bunker hub' off Yemen
    Island base has been used 'for months, if not longer'.
  • Environmentalists call for speed limit
    Move would 'save fuel and cut emissions.'
  • IBIA regional manager retires
    Chong Kam Wah was 'one of the architects' of IBIA's Asian expansion.
  • Asian bunker prices on downtrend
    Sluggish demand at key Asian bunkering hubs on Tuesday.
  • The rise to peak oil
    If peak oil is around the corner, we had better do more than agree on pollution thresholds or put in place silly carbon tax and cap and trade schemes.
  • Bahrain LNG terminal could create new marine fuels market
    Bahrain's first LNG terminal to start operations by end of 2014.
  • Manager exits Sri Lanka-based bunker supplier
    Channa Abeyagunewardena of Lanka Maritime Services leaves post.
  • Green ship first to run on liquid biofuel
    Liquid biofuel to be sourced from raw fish material.
  • Sinopec Zhoushan expands regional coverage from Yantai port
    Company able to cover Penglai, Longkou, Laizhou and Weihai from Yantai port.

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FROM THE HOME PAGE
European commissioners Valean and Sinkevicius resignations to take place in the EU Parliament
Brussels
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
Singapore
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
Washington
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
Klaipeda
It is expected that the work will depart this year
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Thiruvananthapuram
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
Rome
Overall increase to the average parameter (nostrome) of 202 euros
Global Ports Holdings accepts takeover offer of the majority shareholder GIH
London
The proposal includes the delisting of the company
West Sicily's AdSP fagocytes the port of Sciacca in its jurisdiction
Shack
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
Hamburg
71 votes in favour and 34 against
In the first half of 2024 the traffic of goods in Turkish ports increased by 3.2%
Ankara
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
Lugano
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
London
Intrinsic flaws-explained six associations-counteract with the common goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the maritime sector
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Papenburg / Urayasu
It will carry out mini cruises with departure from Tokyo as part of a deal with Disney
CMA CGM-Pasqal agreement to introduce quantum computing technologies in shipping and logistics
The EU Commission has approved aid disbursed from Italy to the Caremar maritime services
Brussels
The in-depth investigation of the companies of the former Tirrenia group ended
Royal Boskalis will acquire the entire control of Smit Lamnalco
Papendrecht
Deal to buy 50% percent of capital from Saudi group Rezayat
Last year, intermodal shipments arriving and departing from Italy have significantly decreased.
Brussels
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
Singapore
"The effect of the crisis in the Red Sea could be aggravated by the next increase in container volumes," Minister Hon Weng said.
Le Aziende informano
ABB completa l'acquisizione del business di routing meteorologico di DTN per la navigazione
La transazione è stata completata oggi, in seguito a un precedente annuncio di accordo con il gruppo globale di dati e analisi DTN
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Venice
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
Balboa
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.
Breed
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
Rome
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
Washington
The South Korean company has been included in the list of "controlled carriers"
Spread 41 million euros to improve competitiveness of Italian ports
Rome
Resources also to make the rail and modal transfer more efficient within the scallots
Maersk withdraws from race to acquire German DB Schenker
Copenhagen
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
Genoa
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
Copenhagen
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
Athens
Agreement with Swedish Stena RoRo that includes unit purchase options
The Port of Los Angeles will enhance its capacity in the cruises segment
Los Angeles
Call for proposals for a new terminal and for the renovation of the World Cruise Center
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
Beijing
The only containers increased by 8.2%
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Munich / Trieste
The agreement includes an option for a third unit
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Genoa
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Vice presidents have been named Aldo Negri, Roberto De Marchi, Carolina Villa and Maurizio Gozzi.
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
Rome
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
The witness passage will take place on October 25, when Alessandro Santi will cease his term in office.
The first July will become operational the first version of the Sardinia Port Community System
Cagliari
The new telematics platform was presented today in Cagliari
Houthi allegedly targeted two other MSC container carriers
Portsmouth / Tampa
The ships have regularly continued their journey
Commesse for 63.4 million to Somec in cruise ship segment
St. Vendemian
These are units intended for Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Oceania Cruises and Disney Cruise Line
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Casablanca
Will have an annual traffic capacity of 3.4 million teu
R-Logitech will come out of Euroports and be replaced by a new private majority shareholder
Kallo
The investment companies PMV and SFPIM have temporarily boosted their shares
Hapag-Lloyd cooperates with ZeroNorth for the energy transition of its fleet
Copenhagen
Digital solution for fuel supply and bunkerage planning
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
Miami
The crucieristic group predicts that strong growth will continue in 2025
In the first quarter of this year, the traffic of goods in Romanian ports increased by 16.1%
Bucharest
Strong drop in loads from and for Italy
Paolo d' Amico has been confirmed as president of the Italian Naval Register
Genoa
Renewed the mandate for the four-year term 2024-2027
Hamburg Commercial Bank has acquired the portfolio in the NIBC's naval credit segment
Hamburg / L ' Hague
It has a value of 992 million
Cross (Assoperatives) : Do not stop the realization of major infrastructure
Genoa
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
Milan
New assets worth about 500 million
The work on the realisation of the new entrance to the port of Augusta has been carried out.
August
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
Hilden
The Milan firm has 79 employees
Approved the 2023 budget of Interporto Campano
Nola
Confirmed Alfredo Gaetani (President) and Claudio Ricci (Managing Director)
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
Milan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Hvidovre
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
99.2% million of Fincantieri's 400 million capital increase subscribed to
Rome
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.
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
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Arrival ports by:
- alphabetical order
- country
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PSA, measures to mitigate congestion in the port of Singapore are having success
Singapore
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
Rome
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
Trieste
Fincantieri will deliver it by the end of 2025
Hapag-Lloyd announces preliminary results of first semester
Hamburg
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%
Ravenna
The month of June is expected to decline by -3.3% percent.
The economic-financial analysis of Fedespedi of containerized shipping companies
Milan
Laying of the keel of the new ultra-luxury megayacht destined for Aman at Sea
Genoa
Ceremony in the construction site of St. George of Nogaro of T. Mariotti
Danaos confirms order in China for five new container ships
Athens
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
Barcelona
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
Dalian
Investment of the value of 1.3 billion
SFL Corporation renews with Maersk the rental of four container ships
Hamilton
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
Milan
Test for installation at -2,150 meters
Germany's Rhenus has acquired 15% percent of France's C Chez Vous
Holzwickede
Is specialized in the delivery of goods weighing more than 30 kilograms
Astilleros Armon delivered the dual-fuel ferry Margarita Salas to Baleària
Dénia
Can be powered to liquefied natural gas
Brothers Cosulich orders two new chemical bunkering tankers
Genoa
They will be taken in delivery in the first semester of 2026
Lineage buys the abruzzese supplier of Eurofrigor refrigerated warehouses
Amsterdam
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
Cagliari
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
Genoa
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
Genoa
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
Hamilton
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
Genoa
OMT (Accelleron) acquires the OMC2
Reflights
The Company manufactures high precision fuel injectors for marine, stationary and rail engines
PORTS
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
DATABASE
ShipownersShipbuilding and Shiprepairing Yards
ForwardersShip Suppliers
Shipping AgentsTruckers
MEETINGS
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
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.
Genoa
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
››› Meetings File
PRESS REVIEW
Samsung, HMM clash in US over shipping rates
(The Korea Times)
Houthis Mount Biggest Month of Attacks on Ships This Year
(Bloomberg)
››› Press Review File
FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Stefano Messina
Roma, 2 luglio 2024
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Last year, freight traffic in Dutch ports fell by -7.6% percent.
The Hague
Reduction of volumes in all major merceological compartments
Chantier Naval de Marseille will retrofit two other cruise ships of AIDA Cruises
Rostock
They are part of the class "Sphinx"
Genovese De Wave has acquired Inoxking
Genoa
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
Oslo
In the coming days the acquisition of the remaining shares
Hapag-Lloyd reiterates its own terminalist division
Hamburg
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
Trieste
Commits of the value of 500 million euros
MSC ready to acquire 15% of ADR in Genoa Airport
Genoa
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
Rome
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
Genoa
The "GNV Orion", of 52,000 tons tsl, will be taken over in the summer of 2025
Assshipowners have strengthened their structure
Rome
Insertion into the organic of Simone Parizzi, Mattia Canevari and Cesare Crocini
Japan's MOL acquires 25% of the logistics company Tanzaniana Alistair Group
Tokyo
Port of Ravenna, over four million euros destined for new mediums of less environmental impact
Ravenna
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
Ravenna
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
Memphis
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
Genoa
On July 9 Adria Ferries will inaugurate a new ferry line between Italy and Montenegro
Ancona
Biweekly service between the ports of Ancona and Bar
State Railways and Eni continue cooperation in the field of alternative fuels
Rome
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will have 72% of the capital of Gearbulk
Tokyo
You will acquire an additional 23% held by Halberton Holding (Jebsen family)
The Young Shipowners Group of Confitarma launches the website ItalianSeafarers
Rome
Presented the training opportunities offered by the companies and the ITS foundations
In 2023, passengers on MSC Crusere ships nearly doubled.
Geneva
The Explora Journeys business also started in August.
EQT Infrastructure VI fund buys Constellation Cold Logistics
Stockholm / London
Owns and operates 26 refrigerated warehouses in Western Europe and Scandinavia
UPS sells logistics company Coyote Logistics to RXO for more than a billion dollars
Charlotte / Atlanta
In 2023 the asset ceded generated a turnover of 3.2 billion
CMA CGM restructure services in the Mediterranean
Marseille
Changes to the Euronaf and TMX 2 lines scaling several Italian ports
The only retroport of the port of La Spezia is that of Santo Stefano Magra
The Spezia
Shipping agents and shipping agents and customs officers who say no to the hypothesis of other corridors said.
Warriors (AdSP Livorno) : The TDT terminal must maintain its own merceological vocation
Livorno
We expect Grimaldi to develop plans to promote a real growth of containerized traffickers.
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Montreal
Confirmed for another two-year term
Lorenzo Giacobbe is the new president of the Young People's Group of Assagents
Genoa
It will be joined by Vice Presidents Pietro Abbona and Andrea Pompei
The ports of Trieste and Monfalcone are allied with those of Cartagena, Riga and North Sea Port
Trieste
Report on work in liguri ports
Genoa
It was carried out by the Italian Academy of Mercantile Academy
Intermodal transport of prefabricated in concrete from Tuscany to Sardinia
Arezzo
Collaboration between the Baraclit Group, the Logistic Pole of the FS Group and the GMake Group
It continues the growth of containerized transhipment traffic in the ports of Algeciras and Valencia
Algeciras / Valencia
In May in the two shelves the transshipment containers increased by 8.4% and 12.0%
Kombiverkehr, in 2025, will double in Germany the costs of using rail lines for the transport of goods
Frankfurt am Main
Krebs : in the worst case we will stop transport
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