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Independent journal on economy and transport policy
01:56 GMT+2
July 27, 2015
Sched Netweb site
JUNE 27, 2015
  • Asia-north Europe Shanghai spot rate falls 29.5pc to US$400/TEU
  • America's biggest freight highway shut by torrential rains, floods
  • OOCL's Asia-Europe revenue falls 28pc as volume drops 12pc
  • Asia-north Europe peak capacity up 2.8pc despite cancelled sailings
  • Rates still plunge on Asia-Med trade as shipping lines cut capacity
  • Global Shippers Forum frustrated not getting UN recognition it 'deserves'
  • Maersk Line begins weekly service through JAXPORT to north Florida
  • China to reap American trade rewards once expanded Panama opens
  • UPS starts LCL rail freight service from Zhengzhou to Hamburg
  • ABSMC: NY-NJ grey chassis pool doubtful because of carrier side deals
  • Global fleet in June boosted by 171,000 TEU - worsening supply imbalance
  • Dutch logistics firm offers to dispose of 'worthless' cargo
  • MOL meets 99pc of document, invoicing accuracy targets for customers
  • UAL posts record quarterly profit of US$1.2 billion as revenues fall 4pc
  • South Korea's air cargo up 4.9pc despite Mers outbreak
  • 50 tractor trailers can fit in New York's first truck park at JFK airport
  • AMI air cargo wholesaler finds role in Indian freight agents' ex-works
  • Hawaiian to acquire 3 twin-engine ATR 72 turbo-prop freighters

Exim Indiaweb site
JUNE 26, 2015
  • Joint industry project with Korean shipyards may significantly cut project costs
  • Joint initiative by CSLA & BCHAA for 'Ease of Doing Business'
  • MOL bulk carrier rescues castaways
  • Pipavav Defence forms JV with Russian ship repairing co.
  • SPNM holds workshop on Managing Charterparty - Risks & Opportunities
  • Cotton exports to China slumped by 56.72 pc in 2014-15, says Sitharaman
  • Maharashtra's mango exports to Europe up by 2K t this season
  • Tata Motors plans to treble commercial vehicle exports in 3 to 4 years
  • American delegation discusses potential of commencing direct service connecting Cochin to US East Coast
  • Cochin Port Trust awards construction work of multi-user liquid terminal
  • Govt urged to extend cabotage relaxation at Vallarpadam ICTT
  • Radhakrishnan updates Parliament on capacity addition, modernisation of ports
  • Dedicated freight corridors will be completed by 2019, says Minister
  • Thar Dry Port ICD Sanand begins handling double-stack trains
  • Centre to form Monetary Policy Committee with three members from RBI
  • Forex reserves decline to $ 353.33 bn
  • Govt rules out further increase in import duty on steel
  • INR declines by 57 paise to end at 5-month low of 64.04
  • Manufacturers welcome unrestricted exports of rice bran oil
  • Sugar exports to increase more than projected
  • Nitin Gadkari to be Chief Guest at MALA 2015 on Sept. 4

IHS Maritimeweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Carnival settles disability case
    Carnival Corp has reached a comprehensive agreement with the US Department of Justice (DOJ) to settle allegations that it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). "This landmark ADA agreement will enable individuals with disabilities the opportunity to equally enjoy a full range of
  • Scorpio sells final Dorian stake
    NYSE-listed Scorpio Tankers has sold all of its remaining shares in Dorian LPG, a move viewed as a positive by analysts. Scorpio disclosed on 24 July that it will sell 3,392,083 Dorian shares to Sino Energy Holdings for USD16.16/share. On 19 July Scorpio confirmed it was selling 6 million shares to
  • Damen launches Maersk offshore carrier
    Damen Shipyards Group has launched subsea support vessel Maersk Connector on 23 July at its Galati yard in Romania. It is the second of the Offshore Carrier 8500 design, a new generation of cable-laying vessels developed by Damen as a flexible platform for both transport and installation work
  • EMEA maritime attacks down but Bangladesh crime rises
    The EMEA region has seen a drop in incidents of piracy and armed robbery over the first six months of 2015 overall - but there is a worsening of security in some areas, a new report has revealed. Statistics issued by the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) this week showed increased violence in
  • HMD wins two LPG carriers
    South Korean mid-tier shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) said on 24 July it has won orders for two LPG carriers. The customer is believed to be a Greek shipowner but HMD would not provide further details. The price of the two ships is KRW115.3 billion (USD99.19 million), working out to just
  • London cruise terminal approved
    A plan to build a cruise terminal at Greenwich, London, has been given local authority planning approval. The facility will be built at Enderby Wharf on the Greenwich peninsula and called London City Cruise Port. It will be able to accommodate vessels up to 240 m long with 8 m draught when
  • OW Bunker customers risk double payment
    Shipowners and charterers who bought bunker fuel from OW Bunker's Singapore subsidiary Dynamic Oil Trading may face the risk of paying the physical fuel oil supplier twice. On 21 July 2015 the Singapore Court rejected the application for interpleader relief. OW Bunker, a Danish bunker trader, went
  • Sainty Marine chairman resigns
    Wang Shuhua, chairman of financially struggling Chinese shipuilder Sainty Marine, has resigned 'on personal work grounds'. The Shenzhen-listed company made the announcement in a stock exchange filing on 24 July. It said it would elect a new chairman in the near future. Wang's resignation comes
  • UPDATE: Blacklisted owner protests innocence
    Singapore-based Senat Shipping and Trading, which has been blacklisted by the US government, has argued that the action is unfair and a mistake. Senat was blacklisted because it was said to have been involved in illegal arms shipments to North Korea. But company president Leonard Lai insisted that
  • Over 20 dead in Nile river collision
    At least 21 people are thought to have been killed when a pleasure boat and a cargo vessel collided in the Nile River. Several bodies - including children - have been pulled out of the river by rescue teams, and others remain missing today. Five passengers were rescued. The incident happened on
  • Blacklisted Singapore shipping company: "We no longer work with North Korean firms"
    Singapore-based Senat Shipping and Trading, which has been blacklisted by the US government for assisting illicit arms shipments into North Korea, said on 24 July that it no longer works with companies from the sanctioned country. Leonard Lai, the company's president, said in a press statement that
  • Berlian Laju Tanker's restructuring faces opposition
    A group of Indonesian companies has filed a lawsuit in their country's court to oppose PT Berlian Laju Tanker's (BLT's) restructuring plan, or PKPU, as it is known in Indonesia. BLT, a chemical tanker specialist listed in Singapore and Jakarta, went into restructuring in January 2012 and the
  • Singapore-based Senat Shipping blacklisted over alleged North Korea shipment
    Singapore-based Senat Shipping and Trading and its owner Leonard Lai has been blacklisted by the United States for reportedly assisting in illicit arms shipments to North Korea. The US Treasury said that Senat was co-operating with Ocean Maritime Management Company (OMMC), a North Korean firm
  • South Korea's 'Big 3' shipbuilders headed for massive 2Q15 loss
    Loss provisioning and restructuring will result in big losses for South Korea's three biggest shipbuilders for the second quarter of 2015, sector analysts predict. KDB Daewoo Securities analysts Sung Ki-jong and Lee Ho-seung have pointed to the dearth of rig and drillship orders and the delays in
  • Tokyo's cargo traffic drops in April
    Cargo traffic at Tokyo, Japan's largest container port, fell 5% in April from a year earlier to 7.392 million tonnes because of a sharp decline in foreign trade, according to preliminary figures released by the Tokyo metropolitan government. Of the 7.392 million tonnes, 4.017 million tonnes came

The Loadstarweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Anger in the UK as chaos at Calais costs Britain's logistics sector £750,000 a day
  • Analysis: Air France and Lufthansa need fresh resources to save their reputations

Marine Logweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Layoffs ahead at Newport News Shipbuilding
  • Israeli customs seizes fake Stamford alternators
  • OFAC adds Singapore shipping company to sanctions list
  • Nigeria slaps ban on 113 tankers

World Wide Shipperweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Federal Maritime Commission Oks Seattle/Tacoma seaport alliance
  • Everett Port Commission approves funding for series of community events
  • Crowley continues string of logistics provider awards
  • Port Metro Vancouver adding shore power for container vessels
  • Diana Shipping sets charter for Panamax dry bulk vessel

Lloyd's Listweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Singapore court rejects OW Bunker interpleader application
    Some 13 owners and charterers lose double payments case
  • Management reshuffle in China Shipping Haisheng
    New leaders are to steer the operator away from shipping business
  • UK maritime bosses call for urgent shake-up of ship register
    Decline of UK flag fleet undermines country's maritime successes, warn industry leaders
  • Suezmax rates flatten
    Two time charters add spice to an otherwise uninspiring week
  • Sainty Marine chairman resigns as liquidity crisis grows
    Chinese shipbuilder expects net loss of up to $59.6m for the first half of 2015
  • OOCL results signal decline on Asia-Europe trade is worse than expected
    Line's second-quarter revenues were down on all trades by 9%
  • Germany's 'red shipowner' raided by tax police
    Peter Krämer under investigation, Hamburg prosecutor confirms
  • OOCL reports 28% plunge in Asia-Europe revenue as rates collapse
    Box lines suffer further falls in transpacifc prices to new post-2009 lows
  • Costamare eyes more orders with York Capital
    Company will consider anything from large newbuilds to smaller secondhand deal as long as numbers 'make sense'
  • DHT's new capital allocation policy edges it closer to larger rival
    New York-listed crude tanker company not content to sit still
  • Data Hub: Freight Rate Monthly
    Freight rate woes continue as carriers face battle to redress the supply-demand imbalance
  • Data Hub: Trade Statistics
    North American box trades see double-digit growth, but it looks too soon to judge whether US west coast disruption has caused long-term damage to Pacific ports
  • Capes rally sputters
    The capesize revival has slowed, but brokers remain positive about final quarter
  • Sainty Marine to resell four bulkers amid tight liquidity
    Chinese shipbuilder expects net loss of up to $59.6m for the first half of 2015
  • SIPG eyes green energy as a business line
    Building a gas station for LNG-fuelled container tractors will be the first step

The Journal of Commerceweb site
JUNE 25, 2015
  • Brazilian shipping line Log-In invests in new box fleet
    A Brazilian-flag niche box ship operator is bucking the trend of most container shipping lines by investing heavily in a new fleet of containers. Shipping lines, for a variety of reasons, are spending far less on their container fleets than in previous years. But Log-In Logistica Intermodal will invest some $5.2...
  • Saudia terminal to expand as trade with Asia grows
    After months of speculation about whether PSA International would meet a 2015 deadline would be met, the new Terminal 2 at Dammam Port, Saudi Arabia, opened on time this spring, well positioned to contribute to the promise of the Saudi ports sector. The facility is expected to boost Dammam's position...
  • CN aims to replicate Prince Rupert model with Mobile
    Canadian National Railway is working to replicate the success it's had at Canada's Port of Prince Rupert in the warmer waters of Mobile, Alabama. The Port of Mobile, which moved just over 70,000 20-foot-equivalent-unit containers last year, sees very little intermodal container traffic compared to competitors Houston or even New Orleans....
  • LA-Long Beach looking beyond peak season to greater challenges ahead
    All sectors of the Southern California transportation community are confident that they will handle the spike in container volume this peak season, but longer-term challenges with big ships, carrier alliances, truck turn times and rail performance remain a concern. Port, terminal operator, truck and rail industry executives who addressed a dinner...
  • Canada's Dicom expands in US last-mile trucking market
    Montreal's Dicom Transportation Group is reaching across the U.S. border, acquiring three companies in the U.S. and a Canadian trucking operator involved in cross-border transportation in less than a year as it expands from its roots in Ontario and Quebec. "We're expanding beyond Canada," CEO Scott Dobak said in an interview....
  • Photo exhibit to highlight Port of Long Beach's history
    The amazing true story of the Port of Long Beach will come to life in Port Town: A Historical Photo Exhibit, which starts a three-month run at the Historical Society of Long Beach, 4260 Atlantic Ave., with a Bixby Knolls First Fridays event on Friday, Aug. 7 from 6:30 to...
  • Matson promotes Kenny Gill to Vice President, Alaska
    HONOLULU, July 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Matson, Inc. ("Matson" or the "Company") (NYSE: MATX), a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, announced today that Kenny Gill, previously Senior Director of Operations for Horizon Lines' Alaska division, has been promoted to the position of Vice President, Alaska. In his new role, Gill has...
  • The Traffic Club of Pittsburgh Officers and Board of Governors for 2015-2016
    The Traffic Club of Pittsburgh, founded in 1902 in the offices of the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, Frick Building, has elected its Officers and Board of Governors to serve during its 114th year, 2015-2016. The following members began serving in the positions indicated effective June 19, 2015: The following were elected to a one-year term...
  • Ryder to support 2015 Special Olympics World Games
    MIAMI -Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced that it is a bronze champion sponsor of the Special Olympics World Games, the biennial signature event of Special Olympics, the global movement that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative...
  • SeaLand refuses all calcium hypochlorite shipments
    SeaLand has said that it will no longer accept any form of the chemical compound calcium hypochlorite and any shipments currently loaded or awaiting transshipment would be offered alternative solutions. SeaLand did not give a reason for its refusal to transport the chemical, which is typically used to sanitize pools and...

TradeWindsweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Suit challenges BLT deal
    Berlian Laju Tanker (BLT) said that seven companies and individuals have filed litigation in Jakarta aimed at nullifying the tanker owner's restructuring plan.
  • Mercator Lines loss swells
    Mercator Lines (Singapore) reported a 38.9% jump in quarterly losses as its revenue was chopped nearly in half.
  • Carnival settles with US
    The US Justice Department has reached a settlement with Carnival Corp that authorities say will advance disability access on 62 cruiseships and newbuildings.
  • Sungdong thrown lifeline
    Management of struggling Sungdong Shipbuilding is to be taken on by Samsung Heavy Industries in a bid to get the company back on course.
  • Bharati changes direction
    Bharati Shipyard is looking to focus on defence products and issue convertible warrants hot on the heels of it filing for restructuring.
  • Costamare confident on contracts
    Greek boxship owner Costamare is confident of securing contracts and financing for five newbuidings contracted alongside private equity partner York Capital.
  • New Century in $22m buy
    New Century Maritime of Hong Kong has added a third cruise vessel to its fleet.
  • LSC's dramatic day
    Debt-ridden Lithuanian Shipping Company (LSC) today spent a few hours in bankruptcy before landing last-minute funding to keep operations alive.
  • MISC cleared in $21.7m claim
    Singaporean high court finds Malaysian owner not-liable of $21.7m claim over fuel payments.
  • Pistiolis closing on fresh order
    Greek shipowner Evangelos Pistiolis is closing in on his second newbuilding order at Hyundai-Vinashin Shipyard in three months.
  • Jaya gives Izzisen more time
    Jaya Holdings has extended the exclusivity period of discussion for the disposal of its agricultural parcel and timber business.
  • Final voyage?
    We take a look at what was said in the market over the past week.
  • Hyundai Mipo nets order for gas duo
    Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has confirmed an order for gas carriers in a week where it has been stacking up deals for products tankers.
  • Lithuanian Shipping folds
    Debt-ridden Lithuanian Shipping Company (LSC) has filed for bankruptcy hot on the heels of consecutive ship sales and arrests.
  • OOCL's top line in retreat
    Orient Overseas Container Line has seen second quarter revenue slide on the back of a weaker Asia-Europe trade lane.
  • Carnival to continue China charge
    Carnival Corp is tipped to more than double its Chinese fleet over the next five years following major additions to its capacity in the region this week.
  • US blacklists Senat
    Senat Shipping of Singapore has been blacklisted by the US Treasury Department over allegations it supported Ocean Maritime Management (OMM) of North Korea.
  • Seacor sneaks profit
    Seacor Holdings has posted a modest profit for the second quarter.
  • TS Lines books CSBC deal
    TS Lines has confirmed a newbuilding deal at China Shipbuilding Corp (CSBC) for up to four vessels.

American Shipperweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Senate committee approves measures to ease Cuba trade
  • Marten Transport earnings skyrocket in first half 2015

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
JUNE 24, 2015
  • Cost of ECA compliance is falling
    Price differential between LSMGO and key IFO grade has been narrowing.
  • Singapore: Interpleader court ruling not all bad for shipowners
    Physical suppliers made no prima facie claim to funds.
  • Bank saves shipping company from bankruptcy
    Lithuanian Shipping Company wins last minute reprieve.
  • US firm slips into the red
    H1 earnings from bunkering and other shipping services halved over the year.
  • Chinese owned ships 'at large' after alleged bunker bill defaults
    Vessels break arrest orders in Malaysia and South Korea.
  • India: Bunker, liquids import terminal to open in two years
    Cochin Port Trust selects builder.
  • Oil slick found in Russian waters
    The quantity and amount spilled remains unknown.

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
Visual Sailing List
Departure ports
Arrival ports by:
- alphabetical order
- country
- geographical areas
PSA, measures to mitigate congestion in the port of Singapore are having success
In recent months, it has increased, among other things, the need to handle containers several times.
Presented the XII National Report on the Economy of the Sea
The sector generates a direct added value of 64.6 billion euros.
Set up in the construction site of Ancona the construction of the extra-aluminum cruise ship Four Seasons I
Fincantieri will deliver it by the end of 2025
Hapag-Lloyd announces preliminary results of first semester
The company believes that the second half of 2024 will be better than previous expectations.
In May the traffic of goods in the port of Ravenna decreased by -3.0%
The month of June is expected to decline by -3.3% percent.
The economic-financial analysis of Fedespedi of containerized shipping companies
Laying of the keel of the new ultra-luxury megayacht destined for Aman at Sea
Ceremony in the construction site of St. George of Nogaro of T. Mariotti
Danaos confirms order in China for five new container ships
Four will have a capacity of 9,200 teu and one of 8,258 teu
In Barcelona the first container terminal in the Mediterranean with electrified quay
On Friday the inauguration of the Onshore Power Supply plant in Hutchison Ports BEST
The revenue growth of Taiwanese Evergreen and Yang Ming continues
Taipei / Keelung
YML orders 9,100 new containers
Inaugurated in Gioia Tauro the quay that will host the pole of naval reparations
Joy Tauro
Agostinelli : This year the container traffic in port will challenge the four million teu
Chinese group Hengli will build a shipyard on the island of Changxing
Investment of the value of 1.3 billion
SFL Corporation renews with Maersk the rental of four container ships
The capacity of ships will be high from 8,700 to 9,500 teu
Prysmian, record of installation of a cable in ultra-deep waters
Test for installation at -2,150 meters
Germany's Rhenus has acquired 15% percent of France's C Chez Vous
Is specialized in the delivery of goods weighing more than 30 kilograms
Astilleros Armon delivered the dual-fuel ferry Margarita Salas to Baleària
Can be powered to liquefied natural gas
Brothers Cosulich orders two new chemical bunkering tankers
They will be taken in delivery in the first semester of 2026
Lineage buys the abruzzese supplier of Eurofrigor refrigerated warehouses
Manages a refrigerated cell structure of more than 24,000 square meters in Controwar
Fincantieri vara to Ancona the cruise ship Viking Vesta
Los Angeles
In mid-2025 it will be delivered to American Viking
At the end the constructive phase of the port of Porto Torres
Entrusted to a Technical Advisory Panel on the issue of the greatest costs of opera
In China, the keel of the new ro-pax has been laid down. GNV Virgo
It will be the first ship of GNV's fleet to be powered by liquefied natural gas
In Genoa, the World Day of Ausile Navigation
On August 22, IALA will assume the legal status of intergovernmental organisation
SFL Corporation orders the construction of five container ships from 16,800 teu
Commits the value of a billion dollars to New Times Shipbuilding
In 2023, Fratelli Cosulich recorded financial performance second only to those records of 2022
OMT (Accelleron) acquires the OMC2
The Company manufactures high precision fuel injectors for marine, stationary and rail engines
Italian Ports:
Ancona Genoa Ravenna
Augusta Gioia Tauro Salerno
Bari La Spezia Savona
Brindisi Leghorn Taranto
Cagliari Naples Trapani
Carrara Palermo Trieste
Civitavecchia Piombino Venice
Italian Interports: list World Ports: map
ShipownersShipbuilding and Shiprepairing Yards
ForwardersShip Suppliers
Shipping AgentsTruckers
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
The assembly of Assagents will be held in Genoa on June 25.
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
››› Meetings File
Samsung, HMM clash in US over shipping rates
(The Korea Times)
Houthis Mount Biggest Month of Attacks on Ships This Year
››› Press Review File
FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Stefano Messina
Roma, 2 luglio 2024
››› File
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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