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02:34 GMT+2
September 26, 2013
Sched Netweb site
  • CKYH halves Asia-USEC service, sheds more sailings for Golden Week
  • Schenker Rail whisks cargo from fire-stricken ship at London Gateway
  • Hapag-Lloyd appoints Damco chief Rolf Habben-Jansen as new CEO
  • Puget Sound's Seattle-Tacoma container volume falls 5.5pc in August
  • Cosco exec's arrest on corruption charges sends chills through company
  • SIA, Qantas, Air NZ face Australian court, charged with price collusion
  • Malaysia AirAsia cargo executives suspended as price-fixing probed
  • Singapore conference learns China shifts from one paradigm to another
  • Global manufacturing growth edges higher in August: JPMorgan index
  • Russia Customs become difficult, seeking to repeal easy transit deal
  • DB Schenker Rail UK tests viability of switching Scotch from truck to train
  • IMB: Piracy chased from Far East to Somalia, now to West Africa
  • IATA downgrades global airline profitability by US$1 billion in 2013
  • Turkish Cargo opens a new storage area at Ataturk International Airport
  • Tianjin dry ports's 8-month container volume up 50pc to 180,000 TEU

Exim Indiaweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • Aegis Logistics facilitates record loading of motor spirit for HPCL at Pir Pau
  • Bureau Veritas sharpens ice tools
  • Handysizes earn big on growing Chinese log imports
  • IMO passes rules on mandatory container weight verification
  • Shipowners call for sustainable regulation on IMO World Maritime Day
  • Two bids to move coal for NTPC s Bihar project
  • ZIM renewing its special containers fleet
  • BWNC meeting ends in deadlock
  • Cabinet approves leasing of land for 5 port projects
  • CCI begins investigation into IATA's cargo activities
  • Suzuki to make India its export base for Swift
  • Govt to boost investment through infra trust funds
  • INR recovers on fresh dollar selling

International Transport Journalweb site
  • New full-train offers to Ludwigshafen and Basel
  • Shipping confidence holds firm
  • Le Havre welcomes new Director of operations
  • IAG "panda" plane arrives in Chengdu
  • Krone to focus on Cool Liner Duoplex Steel
  • Kögel's sales structure expanded
  • Major order from Italy for German trailer manufacturer
  • Emons takes over Logwin site in Kempten
  • ICS challenges proposed new accounting standards
  • Delta goes cold in Detroit
  • Rohlig welcomes new affiliate manager
  • BUAV urges airlines to stop primate transport
  • Global Ports' half-year profits contract
  • Kazakhstan temir zholy organizes shuttle transportation
  • Dietrich Honold expands health care logistics in Romania
  • Deutsche Bahn und Etihad Rail kurz vor der ersten Abfahrt

Marine Logweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • ASD to christen first large fishing vessel built in Alaska
  • BAE Norfolk gets another $18.2 million for LHD 3 PMA
  • Statoil awards contract for arctic drillship concept design
  • Scania showcases Tier 3 16-liter V8
  • Noble announces plan to split fleet
  • Damen offers fuel saving drydocking package
  • Maersk Drilling orders harsh environment jack-up at DSME
  • Electric Boat gets $152.4 million more for Virginia work

World Wide Shipperweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • German cruise guide editors name Seattle as top cruise port
  • Coast Guard gets thumbs up to order new fast response cutters
  • Construction work progressing on Port of Vancouver Gateway project
  • Alaska Ship & Drydock to christen new longliner
  • CSX taps Bob Frulla as Northern Region VP

Lloyd's Listweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • A thought for World Maritime Day
    The industry must work to make ocean transport development sustainable
  • CSAV share offering hits its target
    Carrier may call for a further capital increase
  • Scorpio raises another $300m in Norway for eco bulkers
    A second successful fundraiser leads Monaco owner to expect to clinch more berths
  • Seanergy posts reduced second-quarter loss
    Deal with final lending bank so far remains elusive
  • Gibraltar pays to repatriate IMTC crew
    Flag state meets its obligations under Maritime Labour Convention
  • In praise of the UK
    International Group lauds 'positive' response when it comes to major casualties
  • ICS calls for cost/benefit analysis of green rules
    Shipping must be sustainable, says Hinchliffe
  • LNG carrier owners put on oversupply alert
    Having 400 vessels trading and 100 on order at Asian yards drives down rates
  • Capital Product extends charters for three BP tankers
    Fleet is now fixed for an average of nine years
  • London Gateway handles first rail freight shipment
    DB Schenker transports boxes from fire-damaged Zim Rotterdam
  • Workers strike at China Merchants port in Shenzhen
    Shekou Port dry bulk terminal at centre of pay dispute
  • Drop in bookings leads Carnival to warn of possible fourth-quarter loss
    Cruise operator faces $810m Costa Concordia salvage bill
  • Eimskip demands information about raids
    Targeted carrier and trucker claim Iceland competition authority is withholding details
  • Tsakos secures period deal for last VLCC
    Millennium locked up for 18 months at rate reflecting changing prospects in crude sector
  • Teekay buys second Awilco LNG carrier
    US-listed firm hopes to secure long-term debt finance before delivery

Fairplayweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • TEN plots second preferred offering
    NYSE-listed Tsakos Energy Navigation announced today that it will issue a new series of perpetual preferred shares, adding to a wave of such offerings this year
  • Eimskip units seek access to raid data
    EIMSKIP, the Icelandic shipping and logistics group, said today three of its companies are seeking access to data seized in dawn raids earlier this month
  • Three resign as Seanergy losses continue
    NASDAQ-listed Seanergy Maritime today reported more quarterly losses and announced three resignation
  • CSAV hits $330M target
    CHILEAN liner CSAV has completed its rights offering, with the Luksic Group further solidifying its grip
  • Awilco LNG, Teekay agree on sale/leaseback
    AWILCO LNG of Norway said today it had concluded a sale-leaseback deal with Teekay LNG Partners
  • Rising asset prices deter Precious fleet expansion
    PRECIOUS Shipping, Thailand's biggest bulker owner, will watch and wait before buying any more secondhand ships
  • OSG reveals 2013-18 financial projections
    BANKRUPT Overseas Shipholding Group has disclosed forecasts for its US-flag and international tanker divisions in an effort to speed restructuring
  • Maersk Drilling books $650M rig at DSME
    MAERSK Drilling has ordered a new ultra-harsh environment jack-up rig at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering
  • Shanghai sea-rail transport rise sought
    SHANGHAI Port Logistics today called on China's biggest port to raise sea-rail transit throughput nearer to international norms
  • Robbery on VLCC foiled
    A ROBBERY attempt by three armed men off an Indonesian anchorage has been foiled by crew members of the VLCC Armada Ali, ReCAAP ISC reported today
  • Portsmouth suspects deny drug smuggling
    TWO MEN have denied smuggling cocaine with street value of £5.2M ($8.1M) through Portsmouth harbour
  • Hapag hires logistician to succeed CEO Behrendt
    GERMAN liner Hapag-Lloyd has selected a top executive from the ocean freight-forwarding and logistics sector as its future CEO
  • Carnival shares dumped
    NYSE-listed stock of Carnival Corp fell today in extremely heavy trading after the cruise major confirmed continued weakness for its CCL brand

The Journal of Commerceweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • Miller, Former Kansas DOT Secretary, Tapped for STB
    President Obama has nominated Deb Miller for a seat on the three-member U.S. Surface Transportation Board, which oversees the U.S. rail industry. The position still requires approval from the Senate. Miller would take the spot of Francis Mulvey, whose term expired. Notably, STB Chairman Daniel Elliott's term will also expire at...
  • Truckload Carriers Steer for Higher Rates, Volumes
    Slow but steady growth in freight-generating sectors of the economy is raising trucking executives' expectations for higher rates and increased shipment volume. Sixty-six percent of the truckload carriers surveyed by Transport Capital Partners in the third quarter said they expect rates to rise over the next 12 months. Carriers with more than...
  • CTS: Europe's Containerized Exports to North America Hit High
    Europe: Containerized exports to North America through June 2013 Full-size image Containerized exports from Europe to North America reached a high since the JOC began collecting this data in January 2011, according to data from Container Trades Statistics. European exports rose year-over-year to all regions, with the exception of exports to the...
  • Walker Supply Chain Management Hires Laccona as COO
    Giorgio Laccona (left), Walker SCM's new COO, with Emmett Walker (right), Walker SCM's CEO.Walker Supply Chain Management has hired Giorgio Laccona as chief operating officer and partner. In his new role at the transportation and logistics firm, Laccona, a 37-year industry veteran, will be responsible for the daily operations, lead procurement...
  • US Peaches, Nectarines Allowed to Enter Australia
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has announced that peaches and nectarines from California and the Pacific Northwest are now allowed entry into all Australian states. "The first shipments of peaches and nectarines from California successfully landed in Australia, passed inspection and are on their way...
  • Report: World Trade Increased 2.2 Percent in July
    World trade volume index from July 2012 to July 2013. Full-size image Based on preliminary data, the volume of world trade increased2.2 percent month-over-month in July, following a 0.5 percent slip in June, according to latest World Trade Monitor report by CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis. Import and export volumes in...
  • Canada's Rail Freight Traffic Slid 1.8 Percent in July
    The Canadian railway industry carried 27.0 million metric tons of freight in July, a 1.8 percent year-over-year decline, according to Statistics Canada. Canada Rail Freight Traffic from July 2012 to July 2013. Full-size image The drop occurred despite a rise in traffic from the U.S., Canada's national statistical agency said in a...
  • Boxer Says Scrap US Fuels Tax, Tax Oil at Refineries
    WASHINGTON -The chair of a major U.S. Senate transportation committee wants to replace the federal fuels tax with a sales tax on oil at refineries, a move she says will provide a better way to boost construction of the nation's roads, bridges and highways and avoid the bankruptcy of the Highway...
  • Airlines for America Congratulates Marion Blakey, Recipient of the 2013 Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy
    WASHINGTON, September 24, 2013 - Airlines for America (A4A) the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, congratulated Marion Blakey, former Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator and current President and Chief Executive Officer of the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA), for receiving the 2013 Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy for significant public service of enduring value...
  • ATA's Costello: Capacity Shortage Looms for Trucking
    Economic growth remains sluggish, but those sectors that are doing well - housing, automobile sales, manufacturing and energy - are big generators of freight for motor carriers, according to Bob Costello, chief economist and vice president of the American Trucking Associations. If the U.S. can register two consecutive quarters of 3...
  • Penske Logistics Names New Director for Mexico Expansion
    Penske Logistics has appointed Michael Casidy to its newly created position of managing director of Mexico. In his new role, Casidy is responsible for leading and growing logistics business in Mexico. He will be based in Saltillo, Mexico, which will now function as the Mexico headquarters for Penske Logistics, the supply...
  • First customer benefits from new 'Quick Docking/Fuel Saving' package at Damen Shiprepair & Conversion
    Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has developed a new innovative product, the 'Quick Docking/Fuel Saving' package. This offers owners a fast and low-cost additional docking with the sole aim of reducing fuel consumption in between the five-year statutory survey period. The first vessel booked under the new concept has docked at Damen...
  • Port Jersey Logistics Hires David Platt as Facility Manager
    Monroe Township, NJ - Port Jersey Logistics, a leading third party logistics service provider, has hired David Platt to the position of Facility Manager. For PJL, Mr. Platt brings nearly two decades of facility management experience, during which he has accrued leadership experience in a broad range of transportation and...
  • NYK-TDG Maritime Academy Graduates Its Class of 2013
    On September 23, the NYK-TDG Maritime Academy (NTMA) held a graduation ceremony at its campus in Canlubang, Calamba City, which is in the suburbs of Manila. Enrolled in 2009, the graduating class of 106 students completed three years of basic classes and training courses using operational simulators and an engine plant, and one year...
  • Heiligenstein to lead International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association
    (Austin, Texas) - Mike Heiligenstein, Executive Director of the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority, has been elected President of the International Bridge Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA), the worldwide association for the owners and operators of toll facilities and the businesses that serve them. The election took place at the IBTTA...
  • Port Powers Full Speed Ahead Into The Social Media Era
    CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS - From the very beginning of the social media phenomena, Port Corpus Christi recognized the importance of using this new medium to expand its marketing reach. Now the Port has ramped up efforts in it's strategy to make the customer experience the latest and most user-friendly of...
  • Osaka Container Trade Rises
    The number of foreign trade containers handled by the Port of Osaka in western Japan rose 1.8 percent in the first half of this year from a year earlier to 1.036 million 20-foot-equivalent units, according to preliminary figures released by the Osaka municipal government. In the January-June period, about 460,000 TEUs...
  • Samskip Multimodal to Launch Netherlands-Norway Service
    The short sea service will depart from Rotterdam on Tuesdays.On Sept. 30, Samskip Multimodal will launch a weekly short sea service from Rotterdam, the Netherlands, to Tananger, Bergen and Ålesund on the west coast of Norway, with the deployment of the 518-TEU vessel Pioneer Bay. Netherlands-Norway route. Full-size image The short sea service...

TradeWindsweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • Excelerate logs STS tally
    Houston-based Excelerate Energy has notched up its 500 ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of LNG.
  • Clearout at Seanergy
    Three top executives are stepping down at Seanergy Maritime Holdings after the Greek owner announced big second quarter losses.
  • TEN lines up offering
    Greece's Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) is to sell redeemable shares to fund potential ship acquisitions.
  • Irving adds 140 workers
    Canada's Irving Shipbuilding has announced two new repair contracts that will create 140 new jobs.
  • Norden sounds dry hope
    Norden is hopeful of catching an upturn in the larger bulker market as iron ore production increases come online.
  • Seanergy loses less
    Victor Restis-controlled Seanergy Maritime Holdings has chopped its net loss in the second quarter but remains deep in financial trouble.
  • Norden nets funding
    Norden has secured loans worth $109m to support its major newbuilding expansion plans.
  • Harbor Star goes low
    Harbor Star Shipping Services has priced its Manila IPO well below the top of its range.
  • SMM's new yard joy
    A newly opened shiprepair yard will see Sembcorp Marine almost double revenue from the segment within a couple of years.
  • Six-pack for Sungdong
    Korea's Sungdong Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has clinched a big new contract to build eco-friendly MR tankers.
  • India opens up
    The Indian government has cleared the way for river ships to operate at sea in a bid to boost coastal trade.
  • Overboard from Opera
    A search has been called off for an MSC crewman thought to have jumped from his cruiseship off the UK.
  • Eimskip fights ruling
    Eimskip of Iceland is fighting a decision to keep it in the dark over a series of dawn raids by the country's competition authorities.
  • Ridgebury backer in IPO
    A private equity investor behind Ridgebury Tankers is looking to list its energy division in London in a move which brings former BP chief executive Lord Browne back to the capital markets.
  • Aegean secures $1bn
    Greece's Aegean Marine Petroleum Network has increased its syndicated borrowing deal to $1bn.
  • Cash boost for Jadroplov
    Croatia is ready to pump in more cash to state-owned bulker company Jadroplov.
  • Paragon boosts offering
    Greece's Paragon Shipping has increased the size of its share sale designed to fund bulker buys.
  • SCI shelves yard plan
    Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) has ditched its scheme to buy into a domestic shipyard.
  • Maersk orders at Daewoo
    Maersk Drilling has gone to South Korea for its latest jack-up order in what is likely to prove a blow for Singapore rig builders.
  • Deiulemar bulker arrest
    Bankrupt Italian shipowner Deiulemar has had one of its ships arrested by Singapore's admiralty sheriff.
  • SALT raises $300m
    Scorpio Bulkers has raised around $300m from a private placement in Oslo, the company has confirmed in a statement.
  • BP extends CPLP trio
    Capital Product Partners (CPLP) has extended the charters of three of its handysize product tankers to BP for up to three years.
  • TGP back at Awilco
    Teekay LNG Partners has agreed a second sale and lease-back deal with Awilco LNG for one of its LNG newbuildings.
  • TEN ties-up VLCC
    Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) has secured an eighteen month charter for one of its VLCC tankers.

American Shipperweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • Commentary: Avoiding self-defeating bid procurement
  • Hanging in the balance
  • Five feet more makes a difference
    America has fallen behind the rest of the world's developed economies in truck productivity - a fact that's largely unknown - and shippers and consumers should care because they are bearing the brunt of this shortfall through higher shipping costs, increased congestion, heightened emissions, less safe highways, and a diminished competitive position relative to foreign manufacturers...
  • Truck broker challenges
    The number of new truck broker registrations has declined for seven consecutive months this year, after first showing a decline in September 2012, according to analysis of U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration data by MyCarrierResources.com and Interstate Transport, a brokerage in St. Petersburg, Fla.
  • House WRRDA bill dips into inland waterway issues
  • Charleston Freight Station meets new conditions
  • Cold train transload
  • Not without navigable inland waterways
    Neglect of the inland waterway system undermines the Midwest's ability to import and export heavy cargo, especially grain and oilseeds. Overlooking the importance of the inland waterway system is easy to do and may require a little imagination to understand...
  • If the space fits
  • Driver Shortage: Fact or fiction?
  • CombineNet buy caps year of big deals
  • Tubular logistics
    The stainless steel tubing manufactured by the Finnish company Stalatube is used for a variety of applications, such as building structures and facades, machinery to manufacture food and pharmaceuticals, offshore oil rigs, bus frames, and even sculptures.
  • Business case for TMS
  • Not your father's Mexico
  • Scrubbing away high cost fuel
  • Upwardly mobile
  • Steel and shipping
    When the most recent round of TIGER grants was announced in September, Duluth Seaway Port Authority in Wisconsin received $10 million to increase general cargo handling capacity by improving the 28-acre Garfield Pier and connecting it to roads and railroads.
  • Domestic cargo market variables
  • Waterfront risk management
  • Capturing trade facilitation's low-hanging fruit
    International components and inputs are key links in the supply chain for U.S. manufacturers, and effective trade facilitation will increase a U.S. operation's manufacturing activities, as well as its ability to export, import and invest...

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
  • West coast ports see bunker sales fall year-on-year
    Sales in July down by 36%.
  • IFO prices climb in Fujairah
    Little movement in Suez market.
  • Change mooted in EU LNG bunkering proposal
    There should be no investment in what might be underused facilities.
  • Tight avails in Rotterdam
    Quiet market in Hamburg.
  • Bunker prices plummet in Russian port
    Fuel oil prices drop by almost $100 pmt in a day.
  • Fujairah bunker market 'needs more regulation'
    'Five years back, ship engineers had no choice but to accept the quantity and quality of fuel they received.'
  • LNG bunkers cheaper, study finds
    Study reveals substantial savings.
  • Bunker row being looked at 'in parallel' with EC border mission
    Fact finding mission due in Gibraltar as tension with Spain continues.
  • Bunker prices up at key Asian ports
    Good avails in Asian ports.
  • Engine developer expands into Asian shipping market
    Scuderi Group to be exclusively represented by Sojitz Marine Engineering in South Korea and Japan.
  • Honeywell forms LNG alliance
    To serve growing demand for liquefied natural gas as a fuel for off-road applications, including marine sector.
  • Russian icebreakers choose ABB propulsion systems
    Integrated electrical and Azipod propulsion systems will 'maximise performance' of icebreakers, says ABB.
  • Study: IMO regulations 'insensitive' to short sea shipping sector
    Ballast water management, ECAs and EEDI conventions could be moving trade to rail and truck modes.
  • Indian-owned vessel released from arrest
    Desh Vaibhav has been released from arrest at Singapore on Saturday.

European commissioners Valean and Sinkevicius resignations to take place in the EU Parliament
The rebound in revenues recorded by OOCL continues.
Hong Kong
In the second quarter of this year, they grew by 14.4%
Singapore port records new historical records of quarterly and semi-annual traffic of containers
New maximum peaks also of non-oil bulk bulk
Orders for 2.7 billion to KSOE for the construction of 12 15,500-teu container carriers
Seoul / Sejong
The Fair Trade Commission authorizes the KSOE to acquire 35.05% of the capital of STX Heavy Industries
FMC blocks the entry into force of the Gemini Corporation Agreement between Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd in trades with the USA
It would become automatically effective on Monday, but the US agency requested more information
In the first half of 2024, the traffic of goods in Russian ports fell by -3.1% percent.
St. Petersburg
Dry goods in decrease of 2.7% and dry bulk of -3.5%
In the port of Klaipeda will begin the construction of a new cruise terminal
It is expected that the work will depart this year
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
The deep water heater in Vizhinjam is managed by the Adani Ports and Logistics
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
London / Kuala Lumpur
Reported 27 attacks compared to 38 in the April-June period of 2023
Underwriting the agreement for the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry
Overall increase to the average parameter (nostrome) of 202 euros
Global Ports Holdings accepts takeover offer of the majority shareholder GIH
The proposal includes the delisting of the company
West Sicily's AdSP fagocytes the port of Sciacca in its jurisdiction
The city administration announces the next signing of the delivery record between the Demanium Marittimo and the AdSP
At Italian Rail Network the management of the last railway mile in the port of Gioia Tauro
Joy Tauro
Signed the act of granting the duration of 15 years
The Parliament of Hamburg has approved in the first reading the agreement for the entry of MSC into the capital of HHLA
71 votes in favour and 34 against
In the first half of 2024 the traffic of goods in Turkish ports increased by 3.2%
In the second quarter, volumes with Italy returned to growth after seven quarterly periods of decline.
NovaAlgoma orders what will be the world's largest cementier ship
Commissioned at Zhejiang Xinle Shipbuilding, it will have a gross grasp of 38,000 tons
Appeal of the shipping industry for the modification of the Carbon Intensity Indicator
Intrinsic flaws-explained six associations-counteract with the common goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the maritime sector
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Papenburg / Urayasu
It will carry out mini cruises with departure from Tokyo as part of a deal with Disney
CMA CGM-Pasqal agreement to introduce quantum computing technologies in shipping and logistics
The EU Commission has approved aid disbursed from Italy to the Caremar maritime services
The in-depth investigation of the companies of the former Tirrenia group ended
Royal Boskalis will acquire the entire control of Smit Lamnalco
Deal to buy 50% percent of capital from Saudi group Rezayat
Last year, intermodal shipments arriving and departing from Italy have significantly decreased.
Recorded reductions of -8.8% and -13.1% respectively
Almost total membership-they stress Filt, Fit and Uilt-at the strike days of port workers
Genoa / Rome
Waiting for a fair response in wage terms and protections
Currently 90% per cent of ship arrivals in the port of Singapore are not scheduled
"The effect of the crisis in the Red Sea could be aggravated by the next increase in container volumes," Minister Hon Weng said.
Le Aziende informano
ABB completa l'acquisizione del business di routing meteorologico di DTN per la navigazione
La transazione è stata completata oggi, in seguito a un precedente annuncio di accordo con il gruppo globale di dati e analisi DTN
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Di Blasio : It is one of the most important and expected infrastructure works for veneta portuality and the productive fabric of the Northeast
It expects the reduction of maritime traffic in the Panama Canal
In the first five months of 2024, the transits of high-fishing vessels were 3,706 (-30.4%)
Port concessions, Financial Economic Plans will have to be drawn up on the basis of a format drawn up by the ART
The State Council has upheld the appeal of the Co. Na.Te. Co. towards the AdSP of Naples for the missed dredgers
The trend of sensitive traffic growth in the port of Bremen / Bremerhaven continues.
The hike is towed by the containers
Maersk Supply Service will be acquired by Norwegian DOF Group
Storebø / Kongens Lyngby
Transaction of the value of more than 1.1 billion
Assshipowners have no doubts : LNG is the useful fuel for decarbonisation of shipping
A catalogue of alternative fuels available in every stopover-Messina highlighted-is not reasonably applicable to Italian ports
The US Federal Maritime Commission puts the HMM under observation
The South Korean company has been included in the list of "controlled carriers"
Spread 41 million euros to improve competitiveness of Italian ports
Resources also to make the rail and modal transfer more efficient within the scallots
Maersk withdraws from race to acquire German DB Schenker
Clerc : identified "areas of challenge in the perspective of an integration"
Provisions on the licence plates of new vehicles are likely to damage the activity of port businesses
Assiterminal and ANCIP, do not take into account the issues generated in the context of port operations
The Danish government has set up a working group to ensure that the national shipping industry continues to be a leader
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach invest in order to equip charging stations for electric trucks
Los Angeles
Allocated 25 million as part of the Clean Air Action Plan
Acica rentals two new ro-pax ships that will ship from 2027 on routes between Italy and Greece
Agreement with Swedish Stena RoRo that includes unit purchase options
The Port of Los Angeles will enhance its capacity in the cruises segment
Los Angeles
Call for proposals for a new terminal and for the renovation of the World Cruise Center
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
The only containers increased by 8.2%
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Munich / Trieste
The agreement includes an option for a third unit
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Vice presidents have been named Aldo Negri, Roberto De Marchi, Carolina Villa and Maurizio Gozzi.
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
The witness passage will take place on October 25, when Alessandro Santi will cease his term in office.
The first July will become operational the first version of the Sardinia Port Community System
The new telematics platform was presented today in Cagliari
Houthi allegedly targeted two other MSC container carriers
Portsmouth / Tampa
The ships have regularly continued their journey
Commesse for 63.4 million to Somec in cruise ship segment
St. Vendemian
These are units intended for Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Oceania Cruises and Disney Cruise Line
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Will have an annual traffic capacity of 3.4 million teu
R-Logitech will come out of Euroports and be replaced by a new private majority shareholder
The investment companies PMV and SFPIM have temporarily boosted their shares
Hapag-Lloyd cooperates with ZeroNorth for the energy transition of its fleet
Digital solution for fuel supply and bunkerage planning
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
The crucieristic group predicts that strong growth will continue in 2025
In the first quarter of this year, the traffic of goods in Romanian ports increased by 16.1%
Strong drop in loads from and for Italy
Paolo d' Amico has been confirmed as president of the Italian Naval Register
Renewed the mandate for the four-year term 2024-2027
Hamburg Commercial Bank has acquired the portfolio in the NIBC's naval credit segment
Hamburg / L ' Hague
It has a value of 992 million
Cross (Assoperatives) : Do not stop the realization of major infrastructure
Dam of Genoa, Third Valico and motorway grate-points out-are essential works
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Hong Kong fell by -5.4%
Hong Kong
In the second quarter, the decline was -7.5% percent.
Renewed the five-year agreement between Honored Shipowners and IMAT for the training of crews
Castel Volturno
Saipem to win two offshore projects in Saudi Arabia
New assets worth about 500 million
The work on the realisation of the new entrance to the port of Augusta has been carried out.
Di Sarcina : Strategic work also in light of the recent transfer of container traffic from Catania
Strong demand for containers is reflected on the profits of the CIMC
Hong Kong
Recorded a significant increase in dry box sales
ALS Customs Services has acquired the Italian Battaglino Customs Services
The Milan firm has 79 employees
Approved the 2023 budget of Interporto Campano
Confirmed Alfredo Gaetani (President) and Claudio Ricci (Managing Director)
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
99.2% million of Fincantieri's 400 million capital increase subscribed to
Majority shareholder CDP Equity has subscribed to new shares worth 285.8 million euros.
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
At The Spice Container Terminal start the scallops of the 21,000-teu container ships of OOCL
The Spezia
Inaugurated the Onshore Power Supply plant of the port of Valletta
Floriana / Geneva
Every Wednesday "MSC World Europa" will connect to the electric grid of the stopover
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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
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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
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Relazione del presidente Stefano Messina
Roma, 2 luglio 2024
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Last year, freight traffic in Dutch ports fell by -7.6% percent.
The Hague
Reduction of volumes in all major merceological compartments
Chantier Naval de Marseille will retrofit two other cruise ships of AIDA Cruises
They are part of the class "Sphinx"
Genovese De Wave has acquired Inoxking
The Company manufactures steel furniture and refrigeration systems for the maritime industry
The downturn of container traffic in the port of Piraeus continues
Hong Kong
Overall, the volumes handled by the COSCO Shipping Ports network have been increased.
MSC gets 97.71% of the capital of Gram Car Carriers
In the coming days the acquisition of the remaining shares
Hapag-Lloyd reiterates its own terminalist division
A Hanseatic Global Terminals make 20 container terminals in 11 nations
ADNOC Logistics & Services orders in Korea 8-10 new liquefied natural gas vessels
Abu Dhabi
They will be built by Samsung Heavy Industries and Hanwha Ocean
Kombiverkehr is alarmed at the reduction of DB Cargo services for intermodal transport
Frankfurt am Main
The company is looking for alternative partners
Fincantieri will build a fourth NFS submarine for the Italian Navy Navy
Commits of the value of 500 million euros
MSC ready to acquire 15% of ADR in Genoa Airport
The shipowner group has submitted a binding proposal to buy
Four major critical areas in view of the entry into force of the FuelEU Maritime Regulation
Workshop on the theme of the Young Group of Confitweapon
Technical Varo of the second of the four GNV ro-pax ships under construction in China
The "GNV Orion", of 52,000 tons tsl, will be taken over in the summer of 2025
Assshipowners have strengthened their structure
Insertion into the organic of Simone Parizzi, Mattia Canevari and Cesare Crocini
Japan's MOL acquires 25% of the logistics company Tanzaniana Alistair Group
Port of Ravenna, over four million euros destined for new mediums of less environmental impact
A ban on the replacement of the means currently operating in the quay
Rosetti Marino, new committed for offshore EPC activities worth more than 400 million euros
It envisages the realization of the topside of the gas production platform that will be installed off the coast of Libya
They return to grow the revenues of the FedEx express courier
In the coming months, a continuation of the current positive trend is expected.
Assagents analyzes the impact on maritime traffic of the geopolitical crises in place
On July 9 Adria Ferries will inaugurate a new ferry line between Italy and Montenegro
Biweekly service between the ports of Ancona and Bar
State Railways and Eni continue cooperation in the field of alternative fuels
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will have 72% of the capital of Gearbulk
You will acquire an additional 23% held by Halberton Holding (Jebsen family)
The Young Shipowners Group of Confitarma launches the website ItalianSeafarers
Presented the training opportunities offered by the companies and the ITS foundations
In 2023, passengers on MSC Crusere ships nearly doubled.
The Explora Journeys business also started in August.
EQT Infrastructure VI fund buys Constellation Cold Logistics
Stockholm / London
Owns and operates 26 refrigerated warehouses in Western Europe and Scandinavia
UPS sells logistics company Coyote Logistics to RXO for more than a billion dollars
Charlotte / Atlanta
In 2023 the asset ceded generated a turnover of 3.2 billion
CMA CGM restructure services in the Mediterranean
Changes to the Euronaf and TMX 2 lines scaling several Italian ports
The only retroport of the port of La Spezia is that of Santo Stefano Magra
The Spezia
Shipping agents and shipping agents and customs officers who say no to the hypothesis of other corridors said.
Warriors (AdSP Livorno) : The TDT terminal must maintain its own merceological vocation
We expect Grimaldi to develop plans to promote a real growth of containerized traffickers.
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Confirmed for another two-year term
Lorenzo Giacobbe is the new president of the Young People's Group of Assagents
It will be joined by Vice Presidents Pietro Abbona and Andrea Pompei
The ports of Trieste and Monfalcone are allied with those of Cartagena, Riga and North Sea Port
Report on work in liguri ports
It was carried out by the Italian Academy of Mercantile Academy
Intermodal transport of prefabricated in concrete from Tuscany to Sardinia
Collaboration between the Baraclit Group, the Logistic Pole of the FS Group and the GMake Group
It continues the growth of containerized transhipment traffic in the ports of Algeciras and Valencia
Algeciras / Valencia
In May in the two shelves the transshipment containers increased by 8.4% and 12.0%
Kombiverkehr, in 2025, will double in Germany the costs of using rail lines for the transport of goods
Frankfurt am Main
Krebs : in the worst case we will stop transport
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