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Independent journal on economy and transport policy
20:21 GMT+2
March 2, 2016
Sched Netweb site
  • China Cosco Shipping, CMA CGM seek alliances with OOCL, Evergreen
  • Chinese PMI falls from 52.7 to 49 still showing contraction in February
  • Iran-China 2015 trade falls 41pc to US$2.07 billion on oil price plunge
  • Iranian shipping line IRISL recommences container shipping to Europe
  • Brussels rejects Greek arguments shipping's tax rate is high enough
  • CP wins big shipper backing in write-in for its Norfolk Southern takeover
  • Slow growth, mega ships are mega problem for box terminals: Drewry
  • China, UK have rare chance of greater trade cooperation: Minister Gao
  • Training course shows how to track corrosion of shipboard piping
  • Bridge team errors factor in most shipboard insurance claims: study
  • XPO sees logistics sector 'disrupted' by technology over long term
  • Hong Kong customs officer dead, appears to have shot self at airport
  • Hopes high Chinese-built Somali airport will boost trade, bring investors
  • Etihad Cargo takes delivery of 11th Boeing 777 freighter
  • Turkish Cargo switches to Technopark's air cargo management solution
  • London Heathrow air cargo volumes steady in 2015 at 1.5 million tonnes
  • Air Canada Cargo unveils 'aggressive' fleet expansion, marketing plans

Exim Indiaweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • Cutting-edge 14,000-TEU containership enters NYK fleet
  • Ditlev Blicher appointed new CEO of DB Schenker in Asia Pacific
  • Meridien celebrates completion of 25 years in the industry as the leader in transportation & handling of containers & break-bulk cargo
  • Budget about building capacities: Anil Singh, Managing Director & Senior Vice-President, DP World Indian Subcontinent
  • KPT inks Concession Agreement with KICT of J. M. Baxi Group for developing & operating container terminal
  • ICD-Tondiarpet classified as hub for LCL cargo
  • Budget 2016-17 widens duty drawback scheme to boost exports
  • Budget will enhance exports in the long term: Fieo President
  • Centre to amend Customs Act to control subsidised imports
  • FTAs to be reviewed as imports increase
  • Govt starts investigation into circumvention of anti-dumping duties on stainless steel imports
  • L&T arm signs agreement for subsea projects
  • European Union okays 700,000 t of sugar export

International Transport Journalweb site
  • Railway links India, Iran, Azerbaijan and Russia
  • Found - aviation director - after nationwide search
  • Brazilian rail operator investing in fleet
  • Loading turbines from barge to heavylift ship
  • Aerolineas Argentinas to prune longhaul network
  • Basel cargo community deciding on CEIV certification
  • Blankenburg switching to TX Logistik
  • 1,000 new trucks strengthen fleet in Lithuania
  • Transport platform growing strongly
  • Bunker record and new port of call for Arkas
  • Glenn leaves Greenbrier
  • Ten year lease extension
  • Port of Rotterdam: more traffic, less profit
  • No belly flop for this Asia Pacific pilot
  • New freight booking system for US railway
  • One stop for transport, storage and distribution
  • Struggling US airline blames pilot shortage

IHS Maritimeweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • LNG bunkering leaks may offset anti-pollution benefits
    New research has revealed that methane leaks occurring during LNG bunkering operations can not only chip away at the benefits of cleaner burning LNG but could also increase fuel costs for shipowners. A study released by the US Maritime Administration...
  • Van Oord buys TSHD Contender from Abeko
    To expand its fleet of small trailing suction hopper dredgers (TSHD), Dutch dredging giant Van Oord has bought the 2,680 m3 Contender from Netherlands-based Abeko Marine. The vessel is 88 m long, 16 m wide, has a dredging depth of 25 m,...
  • Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) appoints new Regional Unit London Head of Marine
    London, 1 March 2016 - Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed Andrew Whitehouse as Regional Unit London (RUL) Head of Marine. He will report to Brian Kirwan, AGCS Chief Executive Officer UK, and Paul O'Neill, Global Head of Marine and Energy, starting on 1st March 2016. Andrew has been...
  • Troubled Havila Shipping books huge impairment charge
    Havila Shipping, which has attempted to restructure its finances since the start of the year, has reported deep losses for both the final quarter and full year 2015 after an enormous impairment charge it booked in its fourth quarter 2015 (4Q15) figures. The company said it had halted to payments of...
  • ICHCA and FEPORT join forces at global and European level to raise the profile of the cargo handling industry
    ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO association, has agreed to work with the Federation of European Private Port Operators (FEPORT) on matters of mutual interest. The two associations signed a formal Memorandum of Understanding on Mar 1 2016 at the ICHCA International 2016 Conference on "Bigger Ships,...
  • Seaman Guard Ohio guard families in 'shock' as bail is denied
    Bail has been denied to the six British maritime guards from floating armoury Seaman Guard Ohio, who are currently in prison in India on arms charges. The rejection of the bail plea by the Madras High Court came as a "total shock" to the families and their...
  • Most Singapore shipbuilders in red for 2015
    Singapore-listed shipbuilding companies ended 29 February mostly in the red with under-par financial performances for full year 2015 over the previous year. Most companies' financial results were hampered by poor macro-economic factors prompting them to declare losses in the fourth quarter 2015 (4Q15), which either led them to post reduced profit...
  • Sewol salvage moves forward
    The salvage of the capsized ferry Sewol continues, with appointed salvor Shanghai Salvage planning to fence in the vessel to prevent debris and oil from flowing into the Maenggol Channel as it prepares to lift the hull. Shanghai Salvage, which is the main company handling the salvage, has deployed its diving...
  • Union, registry warn against delaying STCW training updates
    The Liberian Registry has said it is concerned that there will be a significant backlog of seafarer certificates needing endorsement come the 1 January 2017 deadline to meet the latest Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping (STCW) Convention amendments. Liberia, the second largest ship registry in the world, has over...
  • South Korea mulls freight derivatives exchange
    In the wake of a highly publicised liquidity crisis affecting its shipping companies, South Korea is considering establishing a shipping exchange to facilitate the trading of freight derivatives. During the recent 8th Shipping Forum held in Seoul's Yeouido financial district, the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) floated this idea to...
  • Frontline figures point to tanker market health
    Frontline figures published on 29 February reflect the health of the tanker market. The fourth quarter of 2015 returned better than expected profit for Frontline and many other tanker operators have been enjoying the same economic high. Frontline have quoted their daily breakeven point for time charter equivalent (TCE) rate to...
  • Bulker, offshore woes weigh on Yangzijiang shipbuilding
    Singapore-listed Chinese shipbuilder Yangzijiang is expected to face headwinds due to the poor market for the vessels it builds, namely dry bulk carriers and rigs. This was the opinion of analysts who issued reports after the shipbuilder unveiled its 2015 results on 29 February 2016. The shipbuilder, led by...
  • Commentary: Frontline figures point to tanker market health
    Frontline figures published on 29 February reflect the health of the tanker market. The fourth quarter of 2015 returned better than expected profit for Frontline and many other tanker operators have been enjoying the same economic high. Frontline have quoted their daily breakeven point for time charter equivalent (TCE) rate to...
  • DEME and Siemens win huge EPCI contract for Hohe See offshore wind farm
    Belgium-based DEME Group's offshore marine engineering division GeoSea and German giant Siemens have won a engineering, procurement, construction, and installation contract for turbines and 71 foundations, each consisting of a monopole and transition piece, for the...
  • Container ship recovers 13 survivors off Vanuatu
    Thirteen seafarers have been rescued from a cargo ship, LC Mahalia, which sank off the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on 29 February. The crew were picked up by container ship Forum Pacific, which had been at anchor in Port Vila, the capital. The 2008-bulit vessel was...
  • More concentrated port calls could leave shippers with fewer options in China
    Increasing deployment of mega-vessels to China ports, together with consolidation of services, may leave shippers with less choice for their China-related transportation needs, delegates learned at TPM Asia 2016. The increase in vessel size with higher carrying capacity per service is resulting in carriers reducing the number of East-West strings. At...
  • Suez container, bulk traffic decline continues in January; tanker, ro-ro business expands
    Container and bulk ships transiting the Suez Canal fell in both number and tonnage terms in January, continuing a trend of declining traffic that gained momentum in the second half of last year. The number of container ships transiting the canal fell 9% in January, from 513 to 467, compared with...

The Loadstarweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • The whiff of corruption gets stronger as Indonesian port boss is caught up in 'illegal' crane purchase
  • Bullish CEVA begins to reap the rewards of a new strategy under a new CEO
  • Keynote speaker Frank Appel reinforces DHL denial of global forwarding division sale
  • Oman port targets bigger Iran shipping ties
  • January a gloomy month for air cargo, says WorldACD
  • Logistics companies seek details of 'impossible' container weighing rule

Marine Logweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • Genting Hong Kong to buy three more German shipyards
  • Newbuild jack-up damaged in shipyard crane boom collapse
  • Inmarsat: Saving lives at sea for 25 years
  • Gulf Island Shipyards delivers Marquette towboat
  • Power Barge in cooperation agreement with BWSC
  • Incat Crowther joins the search for Nessie
  • Study raises new questions on methane slip
  • Farstad takes $7.3 million loss on sale of PSV
  • ICS issues new edition of Bridge Procedures Guide

World Wide Shipperweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • Giant CMA CGM box ship arrives at Pier 18 in Seattle
  • Port of Olympia finance director in line for top executive honor
  • Maritime Administration issues reports on repowered Puget Sound tugboats
  • Port of Everett issues RFQ for Fisherman's Harbor hotel project
  • MacPhail, Crawford named to BC trucking commission posts

Lloyd's Listweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • Glencore expects lower coal and metals output in 2016 amid net loss
    Trader also anticipates a further cut in spending this year, but says freight marketing performed well last year
  • Panalpina rules out major acquisitions as new IT platform takes priority
    But boss believes forwarding and logistics consolidation will 'progress much faster than most anticipated'
  • Rotterdam revenues rise in 2015
    Port dues and leasing income on the up, but profits fall 1.7% after debt settlement
  • GSF calls for new forum to address ultra large containerships
    Supply chain needs to come together if it is to avoid bearing the costs associated with ULCs
  • Golden Union freight affiliate wins Lufthansa partnership
    Golden Cargo and German carrier have long co-operation
  • Farstad expects further cuts ahead as it sells PSV and cuts office staff
    Announcements come alongside significant 2015 loss driven by dire PSV performance
  • ILWU and PMA breakthrough on next US west coast longshore contract
    Employers and labour signal willingness to extend existing contract beyond 2019 in move to restore shipper confidence and protect cargo base
  • Deeper capacity cuts 'a must' to trigger rate reversal
    East-west carriers need to intensify cascading, void sailings and lay-ups this year to avoid a repeat of 2015's rates blood-bath, say Drewry
  • Container shipping faces an increasingly difficult year ahead, warns AlixPartners
    Persistent global supply/demand imbalance to blame, but more industry consolidation should help
  • Scorpio Tankers delivers strong seasonally adjusted results for fourth quarter of 2015
    Recent sale of five modern product carriers bolsters balance sheet flexibility
  • MayBulk posts its first ever annual loss amid vessel impairments
    Company expects yet another challenging year for dry bulk shipping
  • Star Bulk trims orderbook amid steep losses in the fourth quarter
    Delay in $188m instalment payments for five newbuilding vessels to extend cash runway
  • Bumi Armada swings to net loss in 2015 on non-cash and impairment charges
    Company cut selling and distribution costs and administrative expenses in the year
  • Bahri to buy VLCC from Hanjin Shipping
    The 318,000 dwt Hanjin Ras Tanura will be delivered to Bahri in March
  • VLCC spot earnings fall to six-month low
    Owners, though, remain bullish on prospects

The Journal of Commerceweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • Shippers planning risk strategies to counter alliance shake-up
  • Why does venture capital love logistics startups so much?
  • US shippers move to head off future West Coast labor disruptions
  • VIDEO: DHL CEO Frank Appel challenges industry to innovate
  • UPS: Third-parties to play role in verifying container weights
  • US Coast Guard: SOLAS container weight guidelines not mandatory
  • CEVA earnings jump for year, slip in fourth quarter
  • Intermodal service improves, but shippers say problems remain
  • TRAC Intermodal buys road service repair provider
  • MacPhail named trucking commissioner at Port Metro Vancouver
  • Trans-Pacific trade volumes, port shares to shift on M&As
  • ILWU, PMA open door to contract extension
  • Mega-ships, string reductions could limit shipper options in China
  • Indian Railways targets more containerized freight

TradeWindsweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • Navigator Aries repair bill nearly $10m
    Cost of repair of LPG carrier to be mostly covered by insurance as ship nears return to duty.
  • West coast LPG terminal project halted
    Canadian firm says it will not go forward with plans to develop export dock.
  • Fredriksen's billions slip as rivals rise
    Norwegian tycoon drops 13 places in Forbes ranking, but Apontes and Eyal Ofer gain ground.
  • Eagle Bulk gets three more days for talks
    Amid closely watched loan talks, New York bulker owner's forbearance with lenders stretched.
  • 50 tankers waiting to unload in Rotterdam
    Highest number of vessels since 2009 illustrates shrinking onshore storage capacity.
  • Lithuanian Shipping's bulker fleet put up for auction
    Bankrupt owner's five ships put under the hammer by administrator after court order in Klaipeda.
  • GSL flips to black but eliminates dividend
    New York-listed containership owner reports better-than-expected profit but remains cautious.
  • Pha Rung yard adds two more tankers
    Vietnamese shipbuilder clinches another contract for chemical carriers from Korea.
  • OSG surges to $284m profit in 2015
    US shipowner finds itself in the money for 2015 as it takes a boost from both crude and product tankers.
  • Diana hit by boxship impairment
    Greek owner falls into the red during fourth quarter after booking charge on scrapped vessel.
  • Chinese redundancies could hurt yards
    Government plans to lay off millions of workers are likely to affect depressed domestic shipbuilders.
  • Scorpio Tankers takes handymax trio
    US-listed owner expanding fleet with charter deal for ice-class products tankers.
  • Grupo TMM hit by tax provision
    Mexican tanker and OSV group upbeat on operating figures despite non-cash charge in Q4.
  • Eimskip holds firm in fourth quarter
    Icelandic containership owner equals 2014 profit in final three months as revenue increases.
  • Volstad Shipping misses coupon payment
    Norwegian company in negotiations over amended bond terms and a vessel under construction in Turkey.
  • Skipper killed in boxship smash
    Taiwanese authorities search for another fishermen after collision involving domestic container vessel.
  • Havila misses payment to bondholders
    Norwegian owner fails to honour its financial commitments, with restructuring negotiations still ongoing.
  • New boss for Kawasaki Heavy
    Japanese shipbuilder announces new president to take over the hot seat in June.
  • TNG posts $5m profit in debut year
    Fleet expansion pays off for Croatian MR tanker specialist after 2015 IPO.
  • Paragon splits shares to boost price
    Greek bulker owner reduces Nasdaq float in bid to comply with $1 listing requirement.
  • Farstad Shipping disposes of PSV at a loss
    Norwegian owner reveals vessel sale and considers offloading four more ships.
  • Navigator Holdings profit edges down
    Wilbur Ross-backed LPG carrier owner saw earnings drop as utilisation fell following collision.
  • Eidesvik cuts crew hours, rejigs loans
    Offshore player outlines plans to combat downturn as impairment keeps it in the red.
  • Coastal Contracts clinches triple OSV order
    Malaysian shipyard wins deals totalling $44m, including five other smaller vessels.
  • Impairments down Icon Offshore's Q4 results
    Write-downs on vessel values and goodwill take their toll at Malaysian offshore vessel operator.
  • Sealink International bleeds red ink
    Malaysian offshore player hit by impairments as well as foreign exchange and joint venture losses.
  • Swiber Holdings slips into the red for 2015
    Singapore offshore contractor says lack of gains from disposals a contributing factor in poor results.
  • Star Bulk strikes deal to ditch newbuildings
    Shipowner axes four newbuildings, pushes back five and reports wider fourth-quarter loss.
  • GulfMark slashes costs, exits Brazil market
    Offshore vessel owner delivers smaller-than-expected loss and reveals vessel sale.
  • Offshore, inland hurt Seacor results
    Results at New York-listed company also pinched by equity stake writedowns.

American Shipperweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • Gulftainer shuffles C-level management
  • ZIM launching service to Guyana, Suriname
  • BNSF continues to expand profits in 2015
  • Dachser opens in Minneapolis
  • OEC Group takes over Ryder CRSA Logistics
  • U.S., Europe making 'real progress' in T-TIP talks
  • Damco expands in Vietnam
  • Alaska Air simplifies cargo pricing
  • Rotterdam port profits fall 1.7% in 2015
  • Appel: DHL forwarding unit not for sale

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
MARCH 1, 2016
  • BIMCO adds clause on 'Sale of Goods Act' in bunker purchase contract
    Hopes UK Supreme Court 'will soon provide much needed clarity' in OW Bunker case.
  • Istanbul: Bunkering resumes, annual bunker sales up
    Annual sales pass 2 million mt mark.
  • CORRECTION: S Arabian Jeddah's bunker fuel supplier pool shrinks, availability tightens
    Only three currently active as players halt operations due to poor market conditions.
  • Med-North 1% fuel oil spreads drops to 18-month low on freight rates
    Supply glut may mean the restart of sales into the high sulfur pool.
  • Oil complex rises as China announces stimulus measures
    The People's Bank of China announced that the required reserve ratio for Chinese banks would be cut by 0.5 percentage points.

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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