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December 9, 2022

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Exim India web site
DECEMBER 9, 2022
  • Advantages of Port of Antwerp-Bruges highlighted at interactive session in Mumbai
  • Capt. Binesh Kumar Tyagi to continue holding additional charge as SCI's Director (L&PS)
  • Target to develop 100 Gati Shakti Cargo Terminals by 2025
  • CMA CGM highlights Ocean Alliance Day 7 Product
  • 'With improved confidence & industry sentiments, there is a sense of optimism towards business outlook & demand growth'
  • RoDTEP scheme expanded to chemical & pharmaceuticals sectors, articles of iron & steel under certain chapters
  • RBI devises country-specific plan for overseas trade in rupee
  • Govt mulls remedial measures for reducing non-essential imports
  • Railways crosses 1,000 MT freight milestone this fiscal

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International Transport Journal web site
DECEMBER 9, 2022
  • Automate trucks to help cut driver shortages
  • Terminals for Switzerland's domestic goods carriage
  • WDS complements its US west coast activities
  • Expanding into Hungary and Romania
  • WPI researchers create method for making net-zero aviation...
  • Aero Africa Mashariki Cargo appoints Lucy Njoki
  • Is it a price war - or is it competition?
  • Call to integrate inland navigation
  • Second warehouse close to Gothenburg
  • Rail service reduces emissions by 82%
  • Europa Road - Sarah Elliott takes the lead
  • WestJet Cargo dedicates B737-800 freighters
  • New system starts in Duisburg
  • Iata - cargo volumes to stay above pre-covid levels
  • New manager appointed for Argentina and Uruguay
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • Risks of the European emissions trading systems

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The Loadstar web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • MNG Airlines looking for carrier acquisition targets as it eyes a SPAC merger
  • One absolute winner in China logistics as Covid rules relaxed
  • CULines quits Asia-Europe trade and pulls out of VSA with Antong
  • US heavyweights launch concerted drive for truck booking API standard
  • No dramatic change to Ocean Alliance network, but capacity set to spike
  • Industry group demands more stringent emission targets for trucks in the EU
  • Frederik Klinke takes over as country MD of Nigeria for APMT

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Marine Log web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • Trafigura charters in methanol-fueled products tanker
    Methanol, whether green or not, continues to make inroads as a marine fuel. Now Waterfront Shipping, a subsidiary of Methanex, the world's largest producer and supplier of methanol, has entered into a
  • Navy authenticates keel for future USS Arizona (SSN 803)
    Yesterday, December 7, National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, senior Navy leaders, elected officials, and industry partners gathered at General Dynamics Electric Boat's Quonset Point Facility, to attend a keel-authentication ceremony for future
  • Solstad Offshore books 5-year contracts for two PSVs
    Skudeneshavn, Norway, headquartered Solstad Offshore ASA (OSE: SOFF) reports that two of its PSVs, Normand Naley and Sea Frost, have been awarded five-year contracts by Equinor UK Limited (Equinor). Both contracts will

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Container News web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • Port of Melbourne proceeds with remediation of Swanson Dock West
    Port of Melbourne has announced the awarding of a contract for Stage 1 of the Swanson Dock West remediation project. Under the contract, McConnell Dowell will complete the first stage of the Swanson Dock West Remediation Project which includes the remediation and upgrade of the existing wharf structure. Port of Melbourne CEO, Saul Cannon said he was excited to see the project progressing as part
  • APM Terminals announces changes in Nigeria leadership
    APM Terminals Nigeria has announced that Frederik Klinke will assume the role of country managing director on 1 January 2023, replacing Klaus Holm Laursen, who moves to the position of head of joint ventures in Africa and Europe. Klinke is Danish and has been with A.P. Moller - Maersk since 2006. He holds a Master of Science degree in Economics from Copenhagen University and a strategic finance d
  • World bunker indices continue firm decline
    According to the weekly outlook of Marine Bunker Exchange (MABUX) for fuel prices, world bunker indexes continued their firm decline over the last week, despite expectations of sharp irregular changes caused by the price cap imposed by the European Union on Russian oil. The 380 HSFO index fell to US$468.48/MT, the VLSFO index, in turn, decreased to US$684.42/MT, while the MGO index declined to US
  • GEODIS to open new warehouse in Sweden
    Supply chain provider GEODIS extends its contract logistics capabilities in Sweden with the addition of a 20,000 m² warehouse close to its existing facility at Arendal, near Gothenburg. The location of the second warehouse of the company in Sweden offers easy access to the E6 and E20 motorways and the port of Gothenburg. In addition, the extension has a railhead within the property, clearance hei
  • Ocean Alliance unveils service network for 2023
    Ocean Alliance, comprising CMA CGM, COSCO, Evergreen and OOCL, has announced its service network for the next year, which is expected to launch on 1 January 2023. The four parties signed the Ocean Alliance Day 7 Product which includes 40 services and an annual capacity of 22.4 million TEUs on major trade routes worldwide. The initial service network of Ocean Alliance for 2023 will be as follows:
  • World Group acquires Pacific Cascade
    World Distribution Services (WDS) parent company World Group announced the acquisition of Pacific Cascade, comprised of Pacific Cascade Distribution, LLC, and Pacific Cascade Trucking, LLC, both headquartered in Sumner, Washington. Pacific Cascade, founded in 2005 by Jeff Roulst, is an asset-light provider of 3PL services including drayage, warehousing, transloading, fulfillment and more. They op

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Splash web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • Singapore Shipping Association teams with ClassNK for cyber security research
    Singapore Shipping Association and the Japanese classification society ClassNK have joined forces to work on cyber security research. Under a memorandum of understanding, the two parties will carry out joint basic research on establishing vessels' cyber security operation centers that provide crewmembers with support in monitoring and responding to cyber events onboard. The research is ...
  • Solstad Offshore scores long-term Equinor charters for PSV pair in UK
    Norwegian offshore vessel owner Solstad Offshore has fixed two large platform supply vessels to Equinor UK for five years. The 2011-built and the 2013-built will start their contracts in January 2023 and both charters include options for further extensions. Financial details have not been disclosed. The 4,400 dwt Sea Frost has been working for Equinor ...
  • Fredriksen sells Euronav shares for $39m
    Shipping magnate John Fredriksen has reduced his ownership interest in Frontline merger target Euronav, having sold around 2m shares in the Antwerp-based tanker giant. According to the latest US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing, Fredriksen offloaded 1% of its Euronav slice for $39.2m and now controls around 35.86m shares, corresponding to an ownership interest ...
  • Maersk Tankers bolsters intermediate pool with Argentina's Bahia Grande
    Denmark's Maersk Tankers is attracting new partners to its intermediate pool, backed by strong earnings. The latest to join is Argentina-based Bahia Grande and its 2010-built clean chemical and product tanker . The company is the third new partner to join the pool in 2022. Maersk Tankers said product tanker markets continue to see high ...
  • Hundreds of Petrofac North Sea workers start two-day strikes
    Hundreds of unionised UK North Sea workers employed by energy services company Petrofac kicked off two days of strike action on Thursday in an ongoing dispute over pay and working conditions. Nearly 150 Unite union members working on Repsol Sinopec's assets are downing tools for the second time in several weeks, after rejecting a 3% ...
  • Trafigura charters Clean Sea methanol-powered product tanker in an industry first
    Methanex subsidiary Waterfront Shipping has entered into a time charter with Trafigura for the 2021-built methanol dual-fuel product tanker . The vessel is owned by Clean Sea Transport, a consortium made up of MSEA Group, Arkview Capital and Scorpio Tankers, and has been on a long-term charter to Waterfront. The deal with Trafigura marks the ...
  • Global Port Services lands contracts for Scotland's largest offshore wind farm
    Global Port Services has secured multiple contracts to support work on Scotland's largest offshore wind far at Port of Nigg. The firm, part of Global Energy Group, will assist Seagreen Wind Energy Limited (SWEL) with site-enabling works for the pre-assembly construction of wind turbine components at the Moray Firth facility. News of the contracts comes ...
  • Rise of the dark fleet risks global shipping's reputation
    The growing size of the so-called dark tanker fleet poses a real threat to the reputation of global shipping, and puts the lives of seafarers at risk as well as the environment, leading shipping figures have warned. With Russia joining other oil exporting giants Iran and Venezuela in creating a fleet to avoid sanctions this ...
  • Ningbo Ocean Shipping raises $143m in Shanghai IPO
    Ningbo Ocean Shipping, a subsidiary of China's Ningbo-Zhoushan Port, has listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange raising CNY1bn ($143.3m) from its initial public offering. The company's shares surged 44% on the first day from its IPO price of CNY8.22 to CNY11.84. The proceeds are intended to be used for the purchase of bulk carriers, 10,000 ...
  • Dry bulk critics of CII mount
    Dry bulk critics of the impending Carbon Intensity Indicator are broadcasting their complaints in ever greater volumes weeks ahead of the start of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ruling. Both INTERCARGO, the sector's main lobby group, and Oldendorff Carriers, one of the largest names in dry bulk, came out with detailed criticism of the new ...
  • Decarbonisation report shows shipping how to get going this decade
    The maritime industry must take immediate collective action on an unprecedented scale to bring the decarbonisation of the industry closer to the Paris 1.5°C trajectory, according to a new 78-page report published today by the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping. The report urges companies, governments, and individuals across the globe to collectively ...
  • Prosafe inks flotel deal with Petrobras
    Oslo-listed accommodation vessel owner Prosafe has officially signed a contract with Brazil's Petrobras for the 2015-built semisub. The contract worth around $73m or 112,500 per day starts on May 1, 2023 and has a firm period commitment of 650 days. The vessel will commence mobilisation for safety and maintenance support offshore Brazil after the ...
  • Transocean secures $1bn for pair of drillships in Brazil
    Swiss-based offshore driller Transocean has won contracts in Brazil worth around $1.04bn for two ultra-deepwater drillships. The New York-listed rig owner said the 2011-built and had been booked by a national oil company for four and three years, respectively. The contract for Deepwater Corcovado, worth about $583m, should start in the third quarter of 2023 ...
  • New dry bulk ship finance vehicle launches
    A new ship finance vehicle focused on dry bulk has been launched out of Athens and Dallas. Led by Stefanos Michalis, Goldfish Capital aims to provide working capital solutions to ship operators in the dry-bulk space. Goldfish Capital has debuted a secured revolving facility provided to dry bulk ship operators in order to finance their ...
  • Pan Ocean invests in Korea's top airline
    Another shipping line is showing an interest in airlines. South Korea's Pan Ocean has bought a 5% stake in Hanjin KAL Corp, the largest shareholder of Korean Air Lines, spending $95m to become the fifth largest shareholder in the airline group. Last year, Pan Ocean, owned by Korean poultry producer Harim Group, attempted to buy ...
  • Hyundai Heavy to develop ammonia FSRU
    Hyundai Heavy Industries has begun to develop a floating storage re-gasification unit (FSRU) for ammonia in cooperation with Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) and Lloyd's Register. "With cooperation with Hyundai Heavy Industries Group, it is possible to develop an ammonia FSRU for the first time in the world," KNOC's ESG head Ahn Beom-hee said. South ...
  • d'Amico adds another MR tanker
    D'Amico Tankers has exercised a purchase option on the existing bareboat charter-in contract for the High Voyager, a 45,999 dwt MR product tanker vessel built in November 2014 by Hyundai Mipo, South Korea, for a consideration of $20.8m. The latest acquisition takes the d'Amico tanker fleet to 36 ships. Paolo d'Amico, chairman of d'Amico International Shipping, ...
  • Boosting security and transparency in shipping
    Container tracking and sensor technology are cost effective means of consistently increasing security, operational efficiency, and sharpening the competitive edge of first moving vessel operators, writes Christian Allred from ORBCOMM. It has long been said that shipping requires more transparency in its operations, particularly when it comes to containers. Being able to pinpoint where your ...
  • California offshore wind auction ends with bids for five lease areas totalling $757.1m
    The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's wind energy auction for five leases offshore California - the first for the country's Pacific region - drew competitive high bids from five companies totalling $757.1m. The sale offered five lease areas covering 373,268 total acres off central and northern California. The leased areas have the potential to ...

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Lloyd's List web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • Türkiye tanker insurance stand-off paralyses Black Sea oil trades
    Maritime authority said it would continue to prevent transit through national waters unless insurers provide letter of guarantee, despite talks...
  • Big miners offer little hope for dry bulk demand
    Flat production targets do not bode well for the dry bulk market, which has softened in recent weeks - especially...
  • First offshore wind auction in the Pacific generates over $750m in bids
    European firms dominate the sale, the third significant offshore wind lease sale this year and the first-ever in the Pacific...
  • Major drawbacks in CII charterparty clause highlighted by law firms
    Clyde & Co and Watson Farley Williams find BIMCO wording wanting, while criticism of wider scheme grows
  • Shipping needs a 45% cut in emissions by 2030
    The maritime industry must take immediate collective decarbonisation action on an unprecedented scale in order to align with the Paris...
  • Trafigura increases chartered coverage in turbulent year
    "As trade flows evolved and altered because of the sanctions imposed on Russia, we were well positioned to adapt thanks...
  • John Fredriksen sells Euronav shares
    Share sale comes as Frontline shareholders asked to vote to redomicile company ahead of planned merger with Euronav
  • More big boxship orders in the pipeline
    Should all the newbuildings under discussion become firm contracts then the boxship orderbook will comfortably exceed 30% of slot capacity...
  • Singapore Shipping Association partners ClassNK to research on cyber security
    Following the research, SSA and ClassNK will work on drafting a joint White Paper for the purpose of developing education...
  • CULines and Antong set to reach settlement on charter agreement
    CULines said it will deploy four newbuilding boxships, which are on order, on to the Asia-US West Coast trade next...
  • Pan Ocean raises stake in South Korea's major airline
    Pan Ocean is largest dry bulk player in South Korea
  • Daily Briefing
    Kazakh crude caught up in Bosporus tanker tailback | Marine underwriters unfazed by Russia oil cap | Russia sanctions driving...
  • Ningbo Ocean Shipping raises $143m from IPO in Shanghai
    The shortsea container shipping carrier operates a fleet of 50 boxships with a combined capacity of 43,340 teu
  • Maritime unions agree to deepen co-operation post-pandemic
    Priorities for the group include lobbying governments on improving training and career pathways, pushing for better recognition of seafarers, and...
  • ABS and Boston Consulting Group team up on decarbonisation
    ABS says the partnership will combine its technical and regulatory experience in marine and offshore with BCG's expertise in consulting...

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The Journal of Commerce web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • US LTL volumes drop, but pricing proves resilient
    Less-than-truckload shipping volumes in the US are falling in the fourth quarter from all-time highs, but rates are slower to drop as carriers push back on absorbing higher costs.
  • CMA CGM seeking US adaptability through NY-NJ terminals purchase
    CMA CGM said its acquisition of terminal assets in the key New York-New Jersey container gateway was designed around flexibility for shippers, not a bet on permanent shifts in US coastal market share.
  • Long-term demand to steady MPV/HL fleet: analysts
    The multipurpose/heavy-lift vessel sector is proving to be less volatile than the container and bulk sectors as the pandemic market normalizes, analysts say.
  • GSBN executive sees promise in post-TradeLens world
    The head of the Global Shipping Business Network, long seen as a rival to the now-defunct TradeLens, said the demise of the Maersk-led technology platform could eventually boost use of blockchain-backed tools in shipping.

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TradeWinds web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • US blacklists Erdogan confidant on allegations of arranging oil shipments for Iran
    Turkish business man is accused of running network that helped Iran sell oil and buy ships
  • Carbon price breakthrough to raise up to $60bn is closer, says IMO's Kitack Lim
    IMO secretary general tells TradeWinds he is personally 'very positive' about progress in talks to decarbonise shipping, with consensus building for a $40bn-$60bn a year carbon fuel levy
  • Performance Shipping finalises loan that takes November Alpha Bank deals to $40m
    Tanker owner signs deal announced in late November to finance purchase of tanker from Latsco
  • Viking Line offloads 42-year-old ro-ro to new Greek buyers
    Vessels no longer good enough for the Finnish company's strict environmental standards find new life in Mediterranean waters
  • Nasdaq debutant plots LNG barge project to power Papua New Guinea
    Singapore company chases US investors and plans Nasdaq listing
  • Shipping in the metaverse: The role for virtual reality in maritime
    Technology trends report by classification society ABS finds potential for advanced visualisation technology to play a greater role in inspection, training and remote operation
  • Is Fredriksen's Euronav share sale a shot across the bows?
    Clarksons Securities analyses the shifting sands of drawn-out tanker merger
  • Streetwise: A transport hedge fund brings shipping focus and some familiar names
    Our finance newsletter surveys the bullish view on tankers at West Brow Transportation Fund as key players talk up the virtues of supply-side constraints
  • Chinese-owned tankers return for 'round two' of Russia trades
    Cargo tracker Vortexa says VLCCs are positioning themselves in the Atlantic to receive Russian Urals in ship-to-ship transfers
  • MSea's Mano hails first charter of dual-fuel tanker by non-methanol producer
    Shipowner says Trafigura deal is groundbreaking in more ways than one
  • Buyers revisit previous tanker sales candidates as new tonnage flow slows
    New crude vessel options are limited but brokers report more MR deals
  • Maersk Tankers' Intermediate pool brings Argentina's Bahia Grande on board
    South American company is third new partner to join operation this year
  • IMO must send 'strong and ambitious' signal to cut carbon, says European Commission
    Next week's crunch meetings in London need to deliver progress on decarbonisation agenda, says European Commission maritime policy head
  • US urges Turkey to drop P&I tanker checks in the Bosphorus
    Government officials hold talks over insurance standoff
  • Nissen Kain quietly moves into shipbuilding following Mitsui E&S exit
    Fast-expanding Japanese owner emerges as the largest shareholder in Shikoku Dock
  • Carbon price breakthrough to raise up to $60bn is closer, says IMO's Kitack Lim
    IMO secretary general tells TradeWinds he is personally 'very positive' about progress in talks to decarbonise shipping, with consensus building for a $40bn-$60bn a year carbon fuel levy
  • John Fredriksen reduces Euronav stake after Saverys family adds shares
    Filing shows tycoon's slice has dropped for the first time since he began investing in potential merger partner last year
  • Trafigura adds 40 ships to tanker fleet as profit soars
    Trader and charterer also expands dry bulk operations as it reacts to changing markets
  • Are Middle East shipowners lagging behind the industry's voyage to net zero?
    Regional expert claims national agendas are setting the pace for Middle East shipping's decarbonisation drive
  • Navios offloads its chemical tankers amid wider sale drive
    Behemoth parts ways with smaller, older tankers to make space for bigger, younger ones
  • We need 'convenors' to propel maritime's decarbonisation, Houlder says
    Survey by marine advisors sees small and midsize owners struggling most with transition issues
  • KSOE faces Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries IPO deadline
    South Korean shipbuilding giant may have to repay private equity firm's investment if yard is not taken public
  • d'Amico saves $17m with bargain purchase option for MR tanker
    Italian owner strikes again to bring back leased vessel from NYK Line
  • Maersk Tankers' Intermediate pool brings Argentina's Bahia Grande on board
    South American company is third new partner to join operation this year
  • Shipping must cut fossil fuel use in half by 2030, Maersk Centre says
    New report from Danish research and development organisation highlights need for immediate action to align with Paris targets
  • Low-carbon future: Japanese financers target green marine market growth
    Banks and leasing companies are adapting their business models to meet the changing market and decarbonisation
  • Stena Impero to return to global stage in carbon capture trial
    MR tanker was detained for 71 days by Iran in 2019 but will now be used to test new on-board technology
  • Pan Ocean becomes latest shipowner to invest in an airline
    South Korea's largest shipowner says acquisition is just a punt on the airline's shares increasing in value

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American Shipper web site
DECEMBER 8, 2022
  • China's surprise COVID pivot offers new hope to shipping markets
    Faster easing of China's COVID restrictions could provide eventual support for container and dry bulk markets and a more immediate boost for tankers.

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European commissioners Valean and Sinkevicius resignations to take place in the EU Parliament
The rebound in revenues recorded by OOCL continues.
Hong Kong
In the second quarter of this year, they grew by 14.4%
Singapore port records new historical records of quarterly and semi-annual traffic of containers
New maximum peaks also of non-oil bulk bulk
Orders for 2.7 billion to KSOE for the construction of 12 15,500-teu container carriers
Seoul / Sejong
The Fair Trade Commission authorizes the KSOE to acquire 35.05% of the capital of STX Heavy Industries
FMC blocks the entry into force of the Gemini Corporation Agreement between Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd in trades with the USA
It would become automatically effective on Monday, but the US agency requested more information
In the first half of 2024, the traffic of goods in Russian ports fell by -3.1% percent.
St. Petersburg
Dry goods in decrease of 2.7% and dry bulk of -3.5%
In the port of Klaipeda will begin the construction of a new cruise terminal
It is expected that the work will depart this year
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
The deep water heater in Vizhinjam is managed by the Adani Ports and Logistics
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
London / Kuala Lumpur
Reported 27 attacks compared to 38 in the April-June period of 2023
Underwriting the agreement for the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry
Overall increase to the average parameter (nostrome) of 202 euros
Global Ports Holdings accepts takeover offer of the majority shareholder GIH
The proposal includes the delisting of the company
West Sicily's AdSP fagocytes the port of Sciacca in its jurisdiction
The city administration announces the next signing of the delivery record between the Demanium Marittimo and the AdSP
At Italian Rail Network the management of the last railway mile in the port of Gioia Tauro
Joy Tauro
Signed the act of granting the duration of 15 years
The Parliament of Hamburg has approved in the first reading the agreement for the entry of MSC into the capital of HHLA
71 votes in favour and 34 against
In the first half of 2024 the traffic of goods in Turkish ports increased by 3.2%
In the second quarter, volumes with Italy returned to growth after seven quarterly periods of decline.
NovaAlgoma orders what will be the world's largest cementier ship
Commissioned at Zhejiang Xinle Shipbuilding, it will have a gross grasp of 38,000 tons
Appeal of the shipping industry for the modification of the Carbon Intensity Indicator
Intrinsic flaws-explained six associations-counteract with the common goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the maritime sector
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Papenburg / Urayasu
It will carry out mini cruises with departure from Tokyo as part of a deal with Disney
CMA CGM-Pasqal agreement to introduce quantum computing technologies in shipping and logistics
The EU Commission has approved aid disbursed from Italy to the Caremar maritime services
The in-depth investigation of the companies of the former Tirrenia group ended
Royal Boskalis will acquire the entire control of Smit Lamnalco
Deal to buy 50% percent of capital from Saudi group Rezayat
Last year, intermodal shipments arriving and departing from Italy have significantly decreased.
Recorded reductions of -8.8% and -13.1% respectively
Almost total membership-they stress Filt, Fit and Uilt-at the strike days of port workers
Genoa / Rome
Waiting for a fair response in wage terms and protections
Currently 90% per cent of ship arrivals in the port of Singapore are not scheduled
"The effect of the crisis in the Red Sea could be aggravated by the next increase in container volumes," Minister Hon Weng said.
Le Aziende informano
ABB completa l'acquisizione del business di routing meteorologico di DTN per la navigazione
La transazione è stata completata oggi, in seguito a un precedente annuncio di accordo con il gruppo globale di dati e analisi DTN
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Di Blasio : It is one of the most important and expected infrastructure works for veneta portuality and the productive fabric of the Northeast
It expects the reduction of maritime traffic in the Panama Canal
In the first five months of 2024, the transits of high-fishing vessels were 3,706 (-30.4%)
Port concessions, Financial Economic Plans will have to be drawn up on the basis of a format drawn up by the ART
The State Council has upheld the appeal of the Co. Na.Te. Co. towards the AdSP of Naples for the missed dredgers
The trend of sensitive traffic growth in the port of Bremen / Bremerhaven continues.
The hike is towed by the containers
Maersk Supply Service will be acquired by Norwegian DOF Group
Storebø / Kongens Lyngby
Transaction of the value of more than 1.1 billion
Assshipowners have no doubts : LNG is the useful fuel for decarbonisation of shipping
A catalogue of alternative fuels available in every stopover-Messina highlighted-is not reasonably applicable to Italian ports
The US Federal Maritime Commission puts the HMM under observation
The South Korean company has been included in the list of "controlled carriers"
Spread 41 million euros to improve competitiveness of Italian ports
Resources also to make the rail and modal transfer more efficient within the scallots
Maersk withdraws from race to acquire German DB Schenker
Clerc : identified "areas of challenge in the perspective of an integration"
Provisions on the licence plates of new vehicles are likely to damage the activity of port businesses
Assiterminal and ANCIP, do not take into account the issues generated in the context of port operations
The Danish government has set up a working group to ensure that the national shipping industry continues to be a leader
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach invest in order to equip charging stations for electric trucks
Los Angeles
Allocated 25 million as part of the Clean Air Action Plan
Acica rentals two new ro-pax ships that will ship from 2027 on routes between Italy and Greece
Agreement with Swedish Stena RoRo that includes unit purchase options
The Port of Los Angeles will enhance its capacity in the cruises segment
Los Angeles
Call for proposals for a new terminal and for the renovation of the World Cruise Center
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
The only containers increased by 8.2%
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Munich / Trieste
The agreement includes an option for a third unit
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Vice presidents have been named Aldo Negri, Roberto De Marchi, Carolina Villa and Maurizio Gozzi.
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
The witness passage will take place on October 25, when Alessandro Santi will cease his term in office.
The first July will become operational the first version of the Sardinia Port Community System
The new telematics platform was presented today in Cagliari
Houthi allegedly targeted two other MSC container carriers
Portsmouth / Tampa
The ships have regularly continued their journey
Commesse for 63.4 million to Somec in cruise ship segment
St. Vendemian
These are units intended for Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Oceania Cruises and Disney Cruise Line
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Will have an annual traffic capacity of 3.4 million teu
R-Logitech will come out of Euroports and be replaced by a new private majority shareholder
The investment companies PMV and SFPIM have temporarily boosted their shares
Hapag-Lloyd cooperates with ZeroNorth for the energy transition of its fleet
Digital solution for fuel supply and bunkerage planning
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
The crucieristic group predicts that strong growth will continue in 2025
In the first quarter of this year, the traffic of goods in Romanian ports increased by 16.1%
Strong drop in loads from and for Italy
Paolo d' Amico has been confirmed as president of the Italian Naval Register
Renewed the mandate for the four-year term 2024-2027
Hamburg Commercial Bank has acquired the portfolio in the NIBC's naval credit segment
Hamburg / L ' Hague
It has a value of 992 million
Cross (Assoperatives) : Do not stop the realization of major infrastructure
Dam of Genoa, Third Valico and motorway grate-points out-are essential works
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Hong Kong fell by -5.4%
Hong Kong
In the second quarter, the decline was -7.5% percent.
Renewed the five-year agreement between Honored Shipowners and IMAT for the training of crews
Castel Volturno
Saipem to win two offshore projects in Saudi Arabia
New assets worth about 500 million
The work on the realisation of the new entrance to the port of Augusta has been carried out.
Di Sarcina : Strategic work also in light of the recent transfer of container traffic from Catania
Strong demand for containers is reflected on the profits of the CIMC
Hong Kong
Recorded a significant increase in dry box sales
ALS Customs Services has acquired the Italian Battaglino Customs Services
The Milan firm has 79 employees
Approved the 2023 budget of Interporto Campano
Confirmed Alfredo Gaetani (President) and Claudio Ricci (Managing Director)
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
99.2% million of Fincantieri's 400 million capital increase subscribed to
Majority shareholder CDP Equity has subscribed to new shares worth 285.8 million euros.
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
At The Spice Container Terminal start the scallops of the 21,000-teu container ships of OOCL
The Spezia
Inaugurated the Onshore Power Supply plant of the port of Valletta
Floriana / Geneva
Every Wednesday "MSC World Europa" will connect to the electric grid of the stopover
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PSA, measures to mitigate congestion in the port of Singapore are having success
In recent months, it has increased, among other things, the need to handle containers several times.
Presented the XII National Report on the Economy of the Sea
The sector generates a direct added value of 64.6 billion euros.
Set up in the construction site of Ancona the construction of the extra-aluminum cruise ship Four Seasons I
Fincantieri will deliver it by the end of 2025
Hapag-Lloyd announces preliminary results of first semester
The company believes that the second half of 2024 will be better than previous expectations.
In May the traffic of goods in the port of Ravenna decreased by -3.0%
The month of June is expected to decline by -3.3% percent.
The economic-financial analysis of Fedespedi of containerized shipping companies
Laying of the keel of the new ultra-luxury megayacht destined for Aman at Sea
Ceremony in the construction site of St. George of Nogaro of T. Mariotti
Danaos confirms order in China for five new container ships
Four will have a capacity of 9,200 teu and one of 8,258 teu
In Barcelona the first container terminal in the Mediterranean with electrified quay
On Friday the inauguration of the Onshore Power Supply plant in Hutchison Ports BEST
The revenue growth of Taiwanese Evergreen and Yang Ming continues
Taipei / Keelung
YML orders 9,100 new containers
Inaugurated in Gioia Tauro the quay that will host the pole of naval reparations
Joy Tauro
Agostinelli : This year the container traffic in port will challenge the four million teu
Chinese group Hengli will build a shipyard on the island of Changxing
Investment of the value of 1.3 billion
SFL Corporation renews with Maersk the rental of four container ships
The capacity of ships will be high from 8,700 to 9,500 teu
Prysmian, record of installation of a cable in ultra-deep waters
Test for installation at -2,150 meters
Germany's Rhenus has acquired 15% percent of France's C Chez Vous
Is specialized in the delivery of goods weighing more than 30 kilograms
Astilleros Armon delivered the dual-fuel ferry Margarita Salas to Baleària
Can be powered to liquefied natural gas
Brothers Cosulich orders two new chemical bunkering tankers
They will be taken in delivery in the first semester of 2026
Lineage buys the abruzzese supplier of Eurofrigor refrigerated warehouses
Manages a refrigerated cell structure of more than 24,000 square meters in Controwar
Fincantieri vara to Ancona the cruise ship Viking Vesta
Los Angeles
In mid-2025 it will be delivered to American Viking
At the end the constructive phase of the port of Porto Torres
Entrusted to a Technical Advisory Panel on the issue of the greatest costs of opera
In China, the keel of the new ro-pax has been laid down. GNV Virgo
It will be the first ship of GNV's fleet to be powered by liquefied natural gas
In Genoa, the World Day of Ausile Navigation
On August 22, IALA will assume the legal status of intergovernmental organisation
SFL Corporation orders the construction of five container ships from 16,800 teu
Commits the value of a billion dollars to New Times Shipbuilding
In 2023, Fratelli Cosulich recorded financial performance second only to those records of 2022
OMT (Accelleron) acquires the OMC2
The Company manufactures high precision fuel injectors for marine, stationary and rail engines
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On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
The assembly of Assagents will be held in Genoa on June 25.
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
››› Meetings File
Samsung, HMM clash in US over shipping rates
(The Korea Times)
Houthis Mount Biggest Month of Attacks on Ships This Year
››› Press Review File
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Relazione del presidente Stefano Messina
Roma, 2 luglio 2024
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Last year, freight traffic in Dutch ports fell by -7.6% percent.
The Hague
Reduction of volumes in all major merceological compartments
Chantier Naval de Marseille will retrofit two other cruise ships of AIDA Cruises
They are part of the class "Sphinx"
Genovese De Wave has acquired Inoxking
The Company manufactures steel furniture and refrigeration systems for the maritime industry
The downturn of container traffic in the port of Piraeus continues
Hong Kong
Overall, the volumes handled by the COSCO Shipping Ports network have been increased.
MSC gets 97.71% of the capital of Gram Car Carriers
In the coming days the acquisition of the remaining shares
Hapag-Lloyd reiterates its own terminalist division
A Hanseatic Global Terminals make 20 container terminals in 11 nations
ADNOC Logistics & Services orders in Korea 8-10 new liquefied natural gas vessels
Abu Dhabi
They will be built by Samsung Heavy Industries and Hanwha Ocean
Kombiverkehr is alarmed at the reduction of DB Cargo services for intermodal transport
Frankfurt am Main
The company is looking for alternative partners
Fincantieri will build a fourth NFS submarine for the Italian Navy Navy
Commits of the value of 500 million euros
MSC ready to acquire 15% of ADR in Genoa Airport
The shipowner group has submitted a binding proposal to buy
Four major critical areas in view of the entry into force of the FuelEU Maritime Regulation
Workshop on the theme of the Young Group of Confitweapon
Technical Varo of the second of the four GNV ro-pax ships under construction in China
The "GNV Orion", of 52,000 tons tsl, will be taken over in the summer of 2025
Assshipowners have strengthened their structure
Insertion into the organic of Simone Parizzi, Mattia Canevari and Cesare Crocini
Japan's MOL acquires 25% of the logistics company Tanzaniana Alistair Group
Port of Ravenna, over four million euros destined for new mediums of less environmental impact
A ban on the replacement of the means currently operating in the quay
Rosetti Marino, new committed for offshore EPC activities worth more than 400 million euros
It envisages the realization of the topside of the gas production platform that will be installed off the coast of Libya
They return to grow the revenues of the FedEx express courier
In the coming months, a continuation of the current positive trend is expected.
Assagents analyzes the impact on maritime traffic of the geopolitical crises in place
On July 9 Adria Ferries will inaugurate a new ferry line between Italy and Montenegro
Biweekly service between the ports of Ancona and Bar
State Railways and Eni continue cooperation in the field of alternative fuels
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will have 72% of the capital of Gearbulk
You will acquire an additional 23% held by Halberton Holding (Jebsen family)
The Young Shipowners Group of Confitarma launches the website ItalianSeafarers
Presented the training opportunities offered by the companies and the ITS foundations
In 2023, passengers on MSC Crusere ships nearly doubled.
The Explora Journeys business also started in August.
EQT Infrastructure VI fund buys Constellation Cold Logistics
Stockholm / London
Owns and operates 26 refrigerated warehouses in Western Europe and Scandinavia
UPS sells logistics company Coyote Logistics to RXO for more than a billion dollars
Charlotte / Atlanta
In 2023 the asset ceded generated a turnover of 3.2 billion
CMA CGM restructure services in the Mediterranean
Changes to the Euronaf and TMX 2 lines scaling several Italian ports
The only retroport of the port of La Spezia is that of Santo Stefano Magra
The Spezia
Shipping agents and shipping agents and customs officers who say no to the hypothesis of other corridors said.
Warriors (AdSP Livorno) : The TDT terminal must maintain its own merceological vocation
We expect Grimaldi to develop plans to promote a real growth of containerized traffickers.
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Confirmed for another two-year term
Lorenzo Giacobbe is the new president of the Young People's Group of Assagents
It will be joined by Vice Presidents Pietro Abbona and Andrea Pompei
The ports of Trieste and Monfalcone are allied with those of Cartagena, Riga and North Sea Port
Report on work in liguri ports
It was carried out by the Italian Academy of Mercantile Academy
Intermodal transport of prefabricated in concrete from Tuscany to Sardinia
Collaboration between the Baraclit Group, the Logistic Pole of the FS Group and the GMake Group
It continues the growth of containerized transhipment traffic in the ports of Algeciras and Valencia
Algeciras / Valencia
In May in the two shelves the transshipment containers increased by 8.4% and 12.0%
Kombiverkehr, in 2025, will double in Germany the costs of using rail lines for the transport of goods
Frankfurt am Main
Krebs : in the worst case we will stop transport
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