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19:22 GMT+2
March 3, 2016
Sched Netweb site
  • HK down by 9.6pc to 1.64 million TEU, Singapore off 10pc, Shanghai off 7pc
  • Global container port throughput rises by 1.1pc in 2015: Alphaliner
  • Ships without approved Admiralty charts to be fined by Suez Canal Authority
  • Rotterdam port profit down 1.7pc as it clears debt for Maasvlakte 2
  • Police suppress Calais ring road riots as bulldozers level migrant camp
  • Global Consolidators Working Group seeks clarity on box weigh-in rules
  • China to set up more free trade zones to revitalise slowing economy
  • Kuehne + Nagel profit up 5.4pc to US$679.6 million, sales slip 4.7pc
  • CEVA operating profit up 22pc to US$272 million, but sales slip 0.5pc
  • Study supports creation second container terminal at Wilhelmshaven
  • Antwerp sets 15.65-metre draught record docking 15,500-TEUer
  • RUSCON's export box traffic rises 32pc in 2015, but imports fall 4.5pc
  • Maersk's APM Terminals Vado orders 19 Kalmar hybrid straddle carriers
  • Damco expands logistics capacity in Vietnam anticipating robust growth
  • Transport PR firm ISIS Communications rebrands to Portcare
  • Korean Air sets up codeshare with Jet Airways on Seoul-India routes
  • Oman Air to implement SmartKargo's cloud-based cargo platform
  • Boeing signs Mexican biofuel deal in its quest for sustainability
  • Yusen opens new forwarding service at Central Java's Semarang airport

Exim Indiaweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • CMA CGM to improve service between Indian Subcontinent/Middle East Gulf & Douala (Cameroon)
  • Elektrans Global strengthens its Board & senior management team
  • Shipping & offshore maritime sectors asked to be alert to implications of new US lease accounting standard
  • TWS participates in CTL & BHP 2016 in Mumbai
  • US exporters wary of international container weight verification rule
  • Paradip Port Trust handles record cargo in Feb. 2016
  • Visakhapatnam Port to facilitate Nepal trade
  • Mumbai International Cargo Terminal obtains C-TPAT certification
  • Budget proposes legislation to resolve disputes, guidelines for renegotiating PPP projects
  • Weaker demand made 2015 a bad year for world trade

International Transport Journalweb site
  • New name for DB Schenker Rail
  • New US standards for shipping industry's bottom line
  • Smooth move to new campus in Bergheim
  • Captain Eco goes to Contargo
  • New digital system to simplify shipping by rail
  • Alaska Airlines simplifying cargo business
  • Zim adds SANA service to intra America network
  • Unveiling in Vietnam
  • M&M introduces new set-up in Germany
  • India: new wagons for coal transportation
  • Crane takes Cranach in its belly
  • Direct LCL import service to Detroit
  • Communication consultancy rebrands as Portcare
  • Robots take up trailer making in Netherlands
  • CMP new hub for SCA's network
  • Pharmaceuticals in trained hands in Denmark
  • Qatar Airways Cargo - volume up 37.5%
  • K + N still leader of the pack

IHS Maritimeweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Genting acquires three Nordic yards in Germany
    Leisure and hospitality group Genting Hong Kong has acquired three Nordic Yards' shipbuilding facilities in Germany for a consideration of EUR230.6 million (USD250.4 million). The purchase of the three yards - Wismar, Warnemunde and Stralsund - comes on the heels of the purchase of Lloyd Werft...
  • Rotterdam and Singapore ports strengthen collaboration
    Port of Rotterdam (PoR) is seeking closer ties with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) for future joint development of port solutions and project collaboration. A roundtable discussion held by PoR in Singapore on 2 March discussed...
  • ZIM restructuring will allow carrier to focus on trades where it enjoys a competitive advantage
    ZIM Integrated Shipping Services' restructuring programme, which eliminates its four areas structure, will make it a more flexible, lean and agile enterprise, allowing it to focus on trade where its enjoys a competitive advantage. According to Rafael Ben Ari,...
  • US yard lands expedition cruise vessel deal
    Giving wider dimension to the US shipyard industry's workload in a higher added-value sector of the market, Lindblad Expeditions Holdings has awarded construction of two small cruise vessels to Nichols Brothers Boat Builders. Representing a combined contract value of USD94.8 million, the duo will be operated by Lindblad...
  • COSCOCS, CMA CGM looking to IRISL as alliance partner
    China COSCO Shipping Corp (COSCOCS) and CMA CGM intend to involve Evergreen and Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) as well as Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) in their new alliance, CCEO, Chinese shipping sources have told IHS Fairplay. According...
  • Kimbe Queen owner and master arrested and charged
    Police in Papua New Guinea (PNG) on Monday arrested and charged the shipowner and captain of the Kimbe Queen, which ran aground on Elizabeth Reef west of Rabaul in December. Both men have since been granted bail. The arrests...
  • New takeover 'imminent' as rivals for Australia's top terminal team up
    A decision on a new joint AUD9.05 billion (USD6.5million) takeover bid between former rival suitors Australia's Qube Logistics and Canada's Brookfield Infrastructure for Asciano ports and rail business is expected this month. "A decision is imminent," a Qube spokesperson told IHS Fairplay. "But with all these documents...
  • Three injured in crane accident at Sembcorp Marine yard
    A shore crane has collapsed in Sembcorp Marine's Tanjong Kling yard in Singapore, damaging a jackup rig newbuilding and injuring three workers. The damaged rig is identified as Noble Lloyd Noble, owned by Noble Corporation of Switzerland. On the afternoon of 28 February, the shore crane was hauling a bundle of...
  • PETRONAS delays Rotan FLNG project
    Malaysian national oil and gas company PETRONAS has confirmed to IHS Fairplay that the Rotan floating LNG project will be delayed by two years. PETRONAS, which posted a 4Q15 loss of MYR4.69 billion (USD1.09 billion), saw full-year profit fall 56% year-on-year to MYR20.8 billion amid plunging oil prices. The company said that...
  • Shutdown of Japan plants raises tonne-mile ethylene shipments
    Asia could source ethylene and propylene from farther afield as Japan continues to shut petrochemical production capacity. Japan exported 800,000 tonnes of ethylene and 1.3 million tonnes of propylene, a 10% decline from 2014. During 2015, Japan also saw another petrochemical plant closing down, namely Sumitomo Chemicals' plant...
  • Seoul and Tehran ink shipping and port MoU
    The governments of South Korea and Iran have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) pertaining to mutual co-operation in the areas of shipping and port development. South Korea's Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) issued a statement...
  • Surging Indian demand good news for tankers
    In what is good news for tanker markets India's burgeoning oil demand is estimated to hit 9.8 million barrels per day (bpd) by 2040 from the current 3.8 million bpd. More than 60% (or 2 million bpd) have to be imported (approximately 7...
  • COSCON and CSCL integration gets underway
    COSCO Container Lines (COSCON) and China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL) have inked a series of leasing contracts of containers and container ships today. From 1 March, COSCON entered an integration transition period, in which COSCON will...
  • Otto Marine wins long-term contract worth USD67.8 million.
    Singapore-listed Otto Marine has secured a long-term contract worth AUD94.8 million (USD67.8 million) in supplying offshore supply vessels (OSVs) to operate in Australia. The contract duration is for five years with an option for an additional five. This is considered a lengthy term by industry standards, as the latest OSV charter...
  • Infrastructure issues main barrier to growth in US ocean exports
    Weak export growth is a serious impediment to economic growth and prosperity in the US and is hampered more by inadequate infrastructure than by the strong US dollar, delegates were told at the TPM 2016 conference in Long Beach. "If we don't get this to work it's not going to...
  • OSG poised to split Jones Act and international tanker fleets
    A plan to spin off the international tanker fleet of Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) has been languishing on the table since 2014, when OSG was in bankruptcy, but the company's chief executive Ian Blackley now confirms that this strategy is a top priority. "We have engaged...
  • Star Bulk continues its frenetic back-peddling
    Star Bulk, which is majority owned by private equity group Oaktree, has further reduced its exposure to the dry cargo depression as it rapidly backtracks from its myriad ill-timed investments. On 29 February, the NASDAQ-listed bulker owner confirmed that it had negotiated the deferral of...

The Loadstarweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Boxship bedlam may be a golden opportunity for 3PLs as 'exhausted' shippers seek help
  • Qatar - 'no worse than anyone else on price dumping' - sees air cargo tonnage rise
  • Big is beautiful when it comes to containerships, a myth says ocean freight industry
  • Hellmann the last to settle as New York freight forwarding antitrust case ends
  • Efficiency the key as K+N retains top forwarder spot despite currency impact
  • Air France-KLM cargo chief Bram Gräber quits

Marine Logweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Whale watching cat to be Volvo Penta powered
  • NASSCO awarded $156.5 million for LHD-2 PMA
  • Fincantieri and Shanghai yard in cruise ship repair accord
  • Austal gets $14.6 million for LCS 10, LCS 12 changes
  • Alfa Laval plans huge extension of Aalborg facility
  • Cape Town shipbuilder wins major ferry order

World Wide Shipperweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Portland marina fire destroys over 300 boats
  • Greenbrier Senior Vice President, CCO announces plans to leave company
  • NYK adds NYK BLUEJAY to container vessel fleet
  • Port of Seattle detective named Officer of the Year
  • Diana Shipping sets charter for dry bulk vessel PROTEFS

Lloyd's Listweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • 'We're okay for now' says Star Bulk
    Latest sales and cancellations further extend bulker owner's runway
  • Improved ocean and air freight margins lift K+N to record profits
    Kuehne + Nagel reports double-digit increases in full-year forwarding earnings despite flat markets
  • Want to work for Lloyd's List?
    We're looking for two new hires to add to our team of international editors and journalists
  • Clay Maitland to receive this year's prestigious North American lifetime achievement award
    Panel of independent judges to select other awards winners at CMA after category nominations finally close
  • Genmar VLCC sale highlights tough choice for owners
    Owners faced with the option of struggling to get older tankers fixed or sell them
  • North Korean shipping targeted in UN sanction vote
    Cargo inspections set to be mandatory, as 31 vessels designated
  • Maersk returns to Liverpool
    Group's intra-European shortsea subsidiary to launch new service linking UK port with the Mediterranean and North Africa next month
  • Stolt-Nielsen launches $30m share buyback
    Chemical tanker company will purchase its own shares through the open market and private offerings
  • Euroseas starts time charter for newly delivered bulker
    Charter runs until January 2020 with option to extend for another year
  • You don't travel to the future, you create it
    ABS' Kirsi Tikka addressed an industry audience at Immediasea on some of the innovation and sustainability challenges facing our industry and how we might respond
  • Pirates targeting ship cargoes via online hacking
    Criminals identify valuable goods by downloading bills of lading
  • Troy Container Line launches expanded service to Ireland
    Emerald Isle Express commenced fixed-day sailing services from all US container freight stations
  • Otto Marine unit wins chartering contract worth $68.4m
    Contract for period of five years with option to extend by another five
  • Impairment charges drag Swiber to 2015 net loss
    But revenue receives boost from Latin America and South Asia business
  • US Coast Guard 'U-turn' on box weights shocks safety campaigners
    Ocean carriers and shippers told by top Coast Guard officer to change their business practices to comply with Solas amendment
  • US-Asia LNG trade could take five years
    No major cargo movement in a world of huge oversupply, says Holmwood Consulting boss
  • Data will drive disruption in the maritime sector, say experts
    Short-term outlooks based on market fundamentals hinder maritime innovation
  • AGCS appoints Andrew Whitehouse as London head of marine
    Head of cargo switches role in internal promotion

The Journal of Commerceweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Mega-ships bring mega-risks, former ship captains tell TPM
  • Clear strategies key to captializing on supply chain visibility
  • Marseille port cites labor stability for volume growth
  • Kuehne + Nagle profit slips on weak container volume
  • National Industrial Transportation League names Hedrick director
  • Views differ on outlook for growth in Panama traffic to US East Coast
  • New logistics centers could boost volumes at Russia's ports
  • CMA CGM, China Cosco Shipping in alliance talks with IRISL
  • VIDEO: Slow economic growth on the horizon
  • UASC upgrades India service network
  • J.M. Baxi Group signs contract for container-handling at Kandla Port
  • Getting empties to the right places key to US export growth

TradeWindsweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Pyxis mulls tanker sales; flips to profit
    New York-listed products tanker owner also considers acquisitions after first quarter as listed company.
  • VLCCs may Gener8 interest from buyers
    New York owner dangling two older units on sales block as it continues to grow through huge newbuilding programme.
  • Hellenic Carriers plans to go private
    Greek bulker reports loss amid 'squeezed freight margins' as it prepares to delist.
  • Finland's Containerships slips to loss
    Container line hit by falling Russian demand as Q4 result turns red.
  • Japan utility signs US LNG offtake deal
    Largest gas utility in Japan will look to US for more supply
  • Laskaridis vessel causes spill in France
    Navy aircraft spots long slick behind Liberia-flagged bulker off Brest.
  • Genting splashes $250m on Nordic Yards
    Malaysian owner of Star Cruises takes over three more German shipyards in a bid to further its vessel-building ambitions.
  • World Wide Supply considers vessel sales
    Bondholder-controlled owner logs heavy annual loss and looks to relieve debt through disposals.
  • Diana Shipping sees loss more than treble
    New York-listed bulker owner hit by falling rates and revenues in fourth quarter.
  • Latvian Shipping slashes 2015 loss
    Riga tanker owner edges up revenue, but takes $23m hit from property write-down.
  • Norden logs $285m loss in 2015 after writedown
    Danish owner's reduced deficit in accordance with guidance as record tanker result not enough to offset dry misery.
  • Island writes down fleet as it turns red
    Norwegian shipowner logs full year loss of more than $42.1m, with further lay-ups considered.
  • Eimskip charters in Gebr Winter boxship
    Icelandic line adds 2010-built feeder vessel to beef up operations in Europe.
  • Van Oord snaps up hopper dredger
    Dutch owner buys 1998-built vessel from compatriot Abeko Marine.
  • Fredriksen raises $510m through Marine Harvest sale
    Tycoon cashes in on valuable chunk of fish farm business as he adds to cash war chest.
  • Norden logs $285m loss in 2015 after big write-down
    Danish owner's reduced deficit in accordance with guidance as record tanker result not enough to offset dry misery.
  • James Fisher sees tanker profit jump
    Products fleet benefits from lower costs and renegotiated charters during 2015.
  • Zim starts new South American run
    Israeli container line sending two feederships into Guyana and Suriname.
  • Solstad wins long-term contract extension
    Oslo-listed offshore vessel owner secures further employment for one of its vessels until late 2019.
  • Crewman killed by fall on supramax
    Seafarer plunges into hold of Chinese bulker in rough seas off Vietnam.
  • Subsea 7 forced into $657m in write-downs
    Shipowner has also disclosed that job redundancies announced in 2015 have been increased by 45% to 3,600.
  • Stolt-Nielsen launches $30m buyback
    Oslo-listed tanker owner splashing cash on its shares for the second time in little over a year.
  • Euroseas goes for cashflow with latest fixture
    Aristides Pittas-led shipowner ties up boxship at reduced rate as new kamsarmax starts earning.
  • Otto Marine ties-up potential ten year charter
    Singapore-listed offshore support vessel operator wins FPSO support deal in Australia.
  • Pirates hacking ships to target cargoes
    Verizon report says global shipping company suffered data breach, then targeted boardings.
  • Crane boom collapses at Semcorp Marine yard
    At least one jack-up newbuilding damaged in latest incident at Singapore rig-building yard.
  • CMA-CGM stake in NOL edges past 4%
    French liner giant's acquisition of Singapore rival still on track for 2016 close, say analysts.

American Shipperweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Norfolk Southern streamlines operating regions
  • K + N reports 5.4% increase in net profits
  • Hazcheck portal simplifies dangerous goods booking for vessel alliances
  • Troy Container Lines adds Ireland service
  • GRI Roundup: Maersk Line, CMA CGM and Hapag-Lloyd
  • NFTC president praises USDA final rule on COOL
  • CMA CGM officially disposes of Delmas brand
  • TECSYS reports flat profits on increased revenues
  • CSX selects N.C. site for industrial development
  • SkyBitz launches intermodal chassis tracking tool
  • AAEI conference to examine the '(R)Evolution' of trade
  • POLB touts carrier compliance with emission-reduction program
  • WSC 'stunned' by USCG position on enforcement of verified gross mass requirement
  • Deutsche Bahn rebrands freight rail unit

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
MARCH 2, 2016
  • Caribbean VLCCs fall to 5-month low on slight inquiry: sources
    'The Persian Gulf is dead right now and there are too many ships,' says shipbroker.
  • Low bunker prices exacerbating dry bulk ship oversupply as ships speed up
    Handysize owner says it has taken precautions to survive 'dire market' in 2016.
  • US Gulf Coast fuel oil MOC has most active month ever: data
    All of the 108 USGC 3%S fuel oil trades in February involved Glencore, Valero, or Vitol.
  • Novorossiisk bunker fuel shortage to last weeks: sources
    Resupply next week but outlook still tight.
  • Rotterdam's LNG bunkering volume soars to 2 mil mt end 2015: port president
    Twice of Antwerp's, three times more than Hamburg
  • Crude futures settle higher in choppy trading, WTI tests $35/b
    Tuesday marked the second time in less than a week that prompt NYMEX crude has flirted with $35/b.

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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