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October 14, 2022

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Exim Indiaweb site
OCTOBER 14, 2022
  • PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan could save over Rs 10 lakh crore annually by improving logistics efficiency: Goyal
  • Proposed Tuna-Tekra container terminal to have capacity of 2.19 million TEUs
  • Adani Petronet (Dahej) Port to implement additional pilotage dues based on vessel age
  • APM Terminals strengthens focus on business transformation
  • APSEZ receives Letter of Award for developing deep-sea port at Tajpur in West Bengal
  • Minister calls for financial infrastructure of International Financial Services Centres Authority at GIFT City to support exports
  • Maersk inaugurates air freight gateway in Chicago
  • CTU Code updated
  • Govt permits shipment of 397,267 tonnes broken rice with LCs before Sept. 8
  • India to set up Fast Track Mechanism in UAE for investors
  • Strike action announced at Liverpool
  • Coffee exporters see likely reduced orders from EU, US
  • India projected to soon have 2nd largest online shopper base

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International Transport Journalweb site
OCTOBER 14, 2022
  • More intermodal routes available from Rostock
  • For bigger units in Oceania
  • Connecting Abidjan
  • 26th short line railroad acquired
  • Further expansion into the hot spot Uruguay
  • Jas USA picks Olga Blaut
  • 3.5 t dropside trailers added to fleet
  • No end to newbuilds?
  • Qatar Airways Cargo launches Digital Lounge
  • German takeover in Liguria
  • Felbermayr celebrates 80th anniversary
  • New SSS connection in Southern Italy
  • Enhancing warehouse capacities on the Adriatic
  • Fast access to trailer data
  • Tanja Wielgoss joins 4Flow's supervisory board
  • Dnata goes pink in fight against breast cancer
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • Switzerland amends air transport ordinance

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The Loadstarweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • TikTok plans foray into fulfilment, promising 'a better e-commerce experience'
  • PayCargo wins latest legal battle with CargoSprint over name-change 'confusion'
  • 'Jumpy' airfreight market sees demand inch down and rates under pressure
  • M&A radar: FedEx takeover/break-up appeal swells
  • On the wires: Stubborn DSV just won't quit
  • MSC may be gearing up to be 'master of its own destiny', outside the 2M
  • Peel clashes with union as it warns of third strike at port of Liverpool
  • Blaze-hit and abandoned box ship TSS Pearl may have sunk in Red Sea
  • Loig Pavard moves up to become MD of Bolloré Logistics Singapore

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Marine Logweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • Resolve Pioneer set for 5 more years of service in Western Alaska
    Fort Lauderdale, Fla., based Resolve Marine reports that its 207-foot response vessel Resolve Pioneer has completed its ABS special survey and received its U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) certificate of inspection following a
  • World's largest bio-LNG plant to be built in Amsterdam
    Bio-LNG (or liquefied biomethane) is widely seen as key to "extending the runway" for existing LNG-fueled tonnage to meet tightening GHG-reduction targets. To help me

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Container Newsweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • Port of Barcelona procceeds with wharf electrification plan
    The Port of Barcelona has awarded the pilot project to provide electrical power to ships at the BEST terminal to the Danish engineering and manufacturing company PowerCon for approximately €5 million (US$4.8 million). The two partners have started building the pilot project, which is part of Phase Zero of the Wharf Electrification Plan developed by the Spanish port and includes the drafting and p
  • Chittagong port keeps Hapag Lloyd vessel detained after crane incident
    The Chittagong Port Authority has detained a 1,718 TEU container feeder vessel operated by Hapag Lloyd in the Chittagong-Colombo route after it hit and damaged a quay gantry crane. The German carrier deployed the Liberia-flagged vessel namely Hansa Rendsburg on this route last month to cut the operator's dependence on other feeder vessels. In its maiden trip, the vessel came to the outer anchorag
  • GEODIS takes over US logistics firm
    Geodis has announced the acquisition of US-based Need it Now Delivers aiming to expand its presence in the United States in the areas of contract logistics and final mile delivery. "The completion of the Need It Now Delivers acquisition will accelerate our continued growth in the US, which has become an essential market for GEODIS, as we remain committed to building a fully integrated network of
  • Ports under pressure as strikes over pay continue worldwide
    Global maritime research consultancy Drewry reports that labour disputes and port workers' strikes worldwide will continue to cause severe disruptions in container ports, several of which face heavy congestion challenges. "Fast rising cost of living crisis to precipitate more labour disputes across developed markets as dock workers seek to make up for rampaging price inflation, heaping more disru
  • Barge sinks after collision with Vasi boxship in Thailand waterways
    Vasi Star, a 1,728 TEU feeder container ship owned by Singaporean operator Vasi Shipping, collided with a barge on the morning of 11 October. Vasi Star, which was deployed to a Thailand-Malaysia-Bangladesh-India service, was on its way to Bangkok port from Kattupalli, India, when it collided with a tug and barges along the Chao Phraya River, at around 7.10 am local time. The tug, Wimonwan 8, was
  • Upcoming renegotiations of Asia-Europe contract rates to signal freight rates trends, said HSBC
    British multinational banking and financial services organisation, HSBC brings forward its trough scenario for container shipping. HSBC lowered its demand estimations for 2023 and increased its effective 2022-24e supply estimates. This is reflecting the unwinding of congestion, according to the banking major, which also sees significant downside risks for 2023 consensus profits. Meanwhile, sport
  • Antwerp Gateway to ease berth alignment process
    Antwerp Gateway has decided to implement Portchain Connect to increase the quality and speed of its berth alignment with container lines. Through Portchain Connect, Antwerp Gateway will receive real-time schedules and move count updates directly from carrier systems. In this way, Antwerp Gateway will be able to quickly respond, counter-propose and align the ship's schedule with the terminal's ber
  • CMA CGM reshuffles Europe - West Africa services
    CMA CGM has announced changes in its Europe - West Africa network with rotation updates in MEDWAX, EURAF3 and WAZZAN services. The French carrier said that MEDWAX service will now be operated in 35 days with five vessels of 2,200 to 2,800 TEU box capacity and will have the following rotation: Barcelona (Spain) - Marseille (France) - Valencia (Spain) - Tanger (Morocco) - Algeciras (Spain) - Dakar

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Splashweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • Lomar taps Macquarie to refinance tanker fleet acquired from Carl Büttner
    UK-based diversified owner Lomar Shipping has secured a $86m loan from Australian lender Macquarie Group for the refinancing of six vessels it took over following the acquisition of Bremen-based Carl Büttner. The deal, which was the first transaction between the maritime subsidiary of New York-based Libra Group and Macquarie, has seen the refinancing of four ...
  • United Maritime flips aframax pair in $62.5m deal
    United Maritime has banked close to $24m after offloading a pair of aframax tankers it picked up in July this year. The Nasdaq-listed spinoff of Greek owner Seanergy Maritime is selling the 2006-built Bluesea and Parosea for $62.5m, after buying the 114,000 dwt ships built in South Korea for $19.10m and $19.6m, respectively, according to ...
  • Diana Shipping fixes Sea Trade ultramax purchase to Cargill
    Greek bulker owner Diana Shipping has landed a time charter contract with commodity trading giant Cargill for a recently-delivered modern ultramax, one of the nine vessels it acquired from Stamford-based Sea Trade Holdings in August. The New York-listed firm has chartered out the 2018-built Pyxis, formerly STH Montreal, between 10 and 12 months at $17,100 ...
  • Seanergy clinches $28m loan to refinance capesize pair
    Greek pure-play capesize owner Seanergy Maritime has closed the refinancing of two vessels, under new and better terms. The Nasdaq-listed firm has agreed a $28m term loan deal with an unnamed European lender, secured by the 2010-built Fellowship and Premiership. The facility has refinanced an existing facility at an interest rate is 2.50% plus SOFR ...
  • Equinor sees first oil from phase 2 project in Peregrino field
    Equinor has started production from its new Peregrino C platform in the Campos Basin offshore Brazil, launching the phase 2 project in its Peregrino field. Phase 2 is expected to extend the Peregrino field life to 2040, providing access to a further 250m to 300m barrels of oil. The project was on schedule for planned ...
  • Titan to set up world's largest bio-LNG plant at Amsterdam port
    Dutch fuel supplier Titan has moved to build what it says would be the world's largest biomethane liquefaction plant (bio-LNG) in the Port of Amsterdam. Formerly known as Titan LNG, the company will build and operate a 200,000 tonnes per year plant, with production expected in 2025, in partnership with biogas supplier BioValue and Linde ...
  • Cadeler raises $95m as it eyes return to Cosco for second foundation installation newbuild
    BW Group-backed offshore wind contractor Cadeler has raised approximately $95m via a private placement of new shares to partially finance its planned second foundation installation newbuild in China. The Oslo-listed company, which has three newbuilds lined up at Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry, has revealed advanced talks with the shipyard regarding the potential exercise of an ...
  • Transnet strike costs South African mining industry $44m a day
    South African mining industry is losing $44m in export revenue per day due to an ongoing strike at ports and freight-rail operator Transnet, the country's industry body has said. The Minerals Council South Africa, whose members account for more than 80% of Transnet's rail business and 50% of the group's income, said they were unable ...
  • 2024 forecast to be first year in modern history of dry bulk where more tonnage will exit than enter the sector
    The minuscule dry bulk orderbook is set to create a series of records in the coming years with few yards willing or able to offer early delivery slots. New analysis by brokers Lorentzen & Co suggests that next year looks to be the first in three decades of almost net zero growth and the year ...
  • HSBC brings forward its trough scenario for container shipping
    Banking major HSBC has brought forward its trough scenario for container shipping given the extreme speed with which the sector's fortunes have declined in recent months. At the current pace where spot rates are plummeting by 7.5% every week, freight rates may hit 2019 levels by the end of this year, HSBC is now forecasting, ...
  • Idan Ofer joins John Fredriksen as major investor in International Seaways
    Idan Ofer is the latest big name in shipping to buy into New York-listed tanker owner International Seaways. Ofer, via his investment vehicle EPS Ventures, has taken a 5.05% stake in the Lois Zabrocky-led tanker outfit, documentation from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) shows. Ofer joins John Fredriksen in buying into the American ...
  • AAL swells operating fleet
    Breakbulk and heavylift operator AAL has further expanded its owned multipurpose vessel fleet. The Singapore-based operator recently took delivery of the 2010-built AAL Gunsan, former BBC America, and the 2009-built AAL Geelong, ex-BBC Valparaiso. The ships are the last of four 25,800 dwt multipurpose heavy lift sister vessels secured through an acquisition penned back in ...
  • Rusty capes are selling fast
    Fred Cheng's Shinyo International has made his move in the recent revival of dry bulk S&P, cutting his cape arm in two by selling the 177,000 dwt, 17-year-old, Namura-built Shinyo Guardian, a ship he bought three years ago when it was known as Aquabella. Turkish Beks Ship Management has been linked to this purchase by ...
  • Piracy attacks drop to lowest levels recorded since 1992
    Looking at the first three quarters of this year, the ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has recorded the lowest volume of global piracy and armed robbery incidents since 1992. ICC IMB's latest global quarterly piracy report details 90 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships in the first nine months of 2022, the lowest ...
  • Vale scraps iron ore terminal plans at Ningbo
    The industrial conveyor belt between Brazil and China has suffered a glitch. Brazilian miner Vale has scrapped plans first announced two years ago to form a joint venture with China's Ningbo Zhoushan Port to build, own, and operate a giant valemax terminal at Shulanghu Port in Zhoushan. Original plans had called for the development of ...
  • Adnoc Drilling secures $980m contract
    Adnoc Drilling has secured a new contract worth around $980m for the hire of two jackup rigs and associated manpower and equipment, to support Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)'s offshore operations. The latest contract award brings the total value of awards from Adnoc Offshore to Adnoc Drilling to $5.95bn in 2022. Earlier this month, ...
  • DSME takes giant leap towards hydrogen with NASA supplier tie-up
    South Korean shipbuilding major Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has sought the services of a NASA supplier to fire up its own large liquid hydrogen carrier ambitions. DSME is partnering with CB&I, a subsidiary of US-based energy engineering company McDermott, to develop the ship type which moves cargoes at super chilled temperatures. CB&I has ...
  • What does the 20th Party Congress mean for shipping?
    Shipping is holding its breath as political leaders gather in Beijing. Charlie Du Cane pours some caution to those hoping Xi Jinping's reappointment will instantly see an economic boost to shipping's most important nation. Chinese 'Kremlinologists' have been working overtime recently - to their usual lack of good effect. We have had rumours that have ...
  • US grain exports drop as Mississippi's low water slows shipments
    US Department of Agriculture (USDA) data issued on Tuesday shows the serious impact that low water in the Mississippi River is having on agricultural shipments. Crops for export at Louisiana Gulf Coast terminals in the first week of October were at their lowest level in nine years. Since then, conditions have worsened. Although the US Coast Guard ...

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Lloyd's Listweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • UK maritime races to capitalise on short window of political opportunity
    Political engagement with the shipping sector is unusually high profile right now in the UK. Despite the risk of unintended...
  • United Maritime flips two aframaxes for big profit
    Quick-fire sale leaves Greece-based owner with two recently delivered LR2s and one capesize bulker
  • Oil demand downgraded amid 'worse global energy crisis in history'
    Both the International Energy Agency and the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries lower oil demand forecasts in monthly reports...
  • More than 1m tonnes of non-compliant fuels detected annually
    Damage caused by contaminated fuel can cost shipowners up to $50,000 per incident
  • 'Absolute mess': EU Russia sanctions could drive wedge into P&I market
    'New insurers will inevitably fill this gap, who may lack the expertise and capitalisation of the established Western P&I clubs,'...
  • Pacific Basin expects dry bulk demand to moderate into 2023
    The company has a positive long-term view based on a demand revival, coupled with the fleet sailing at slower speeds...
  • Idan Ofer builds International Seaways stake
    EPS Ventures, an investment unit of Mr Ofer's Quantum Pacific Shipping, now owns 5.05% of International Seaways shares, making it...
  • Shipping's energy transition will outweigh short-term shocks - DNV
    Global GDP forecast to double by 2050 that will see cargo tonne-miles increasing in almost all ship categories with a...
  • Letter to the Editor: Future fuels' journey must start now
    'The normal logic that we should stick with the cheapest, easiest approach breaks down when business-as-usual is causing irreparable damage...
  • Capacity reductions fail to stop container rate rout
    As congestion eases, more ships are sailing with fewer delays. The supply and demand balance has now returned to pre-pandemic...
  • Singapore's bunker sales decline 3.6% in September
    The drop in bunker sales and vessel arrivals at Singapore reflect the softening demand across the market, especially in the...
  • Keppel O&M further defers delivery of Borr Drilling jack-up rigs
    The delivery of the last five of an 11-rig order originally made by Borr Drilling has been delayed twice before
  • South Korea's DSME exceeds newbuilding sales target
    DSME received an additional 19 LNG carrier orders in September
  • DSME turns to NASA supplier for liquefied hydrogen carrier
    DSME expects increasing demand for large liquefied hydrogen carriers in the future because marine transport of the fuel is projected...
  • Daily Briefing
    Shipping rates yet to find floor as container throughput in China dips | Containership values drop 35% following record highs...

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The Journal of Commerceweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • Faltering stock market halts Transfix's public listing plans
    A weakening freight market and growing investor unease with holding companies designed to take early stage companies public have led Transfix to put a public listing on ice.
  • Trans-Pac capacity reductions too little, too late: analysts
    Although trans-Pacific carriers are now rushing to blank sailings, the capacity overhang in the trade lane is so great that industry analysts say excess space will continue to plague the trade lane.
  • California calls for project proposals to improve supply chain infrastructure
    As vessel congestion in California eases, the state is looking to further invest in infrastructure projects that will modernize ports and keep goods moving throughout the state.
  • Carriers skip Durban, Cape Town as dockworker strike intensifies
    South Africa's state-owned terminal operator said Thursday it has offered striking dockworkers a wage package that includes a 15.1 percent pay increase over three years.
  • Geopolitical disruption a rising threat to freight shippers
    Rising tensions between the China and the United States underscore how even as supply chain congestion is easing, geopolitical threats pose disruption on an entirely different scale.
  • GSBN, project44 ink trade finance partnership
    project44 and the Global Shipping Business Network are working together to tie cargo tracking and bill of lading data to unearth trade finance opportunities in Asia.

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TradeWindsweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • US outlook on Ukraine's grain exports is 'quite over the top', experts say
    US Department of Agriculture's outlook for the 2022-2023 grain year is 'at least triple' likely export volmes, says ShipNext chief executive Alexander Vivarenko
  • Opaque market fails to stop suezmax rally as tankers rebound
    Charterers apparently attempted to opt for 'low key' fixtures, but failed to hold down the market, Fearnleys says
  • UBS upgrades Norwegian Cruise Line to 'buy' as bookings 'catch up' to peers
    Investment bank gives same share rating to Royal Caribbean Group and Carnival Corp
  • United Maritime makes quick profit from tanker sales
    Greek owner sells aframax pair just months after entering the tanker sector
  • Ned Sherwood has only made profits on the shipping company he's most disgruntled about
    Ned Sherwood is optimistic about the container ship sector, but that's not where he's made gains so far
  • Streetwise: Inside the world of shipping investor 'Disgruntled' Ned Sherwood
    Our finance newsletter travels to the Connecticut home of the veteran leveraged buyout specialist who has been learning the shipping ropes
  • Union warns that Russian oil shipments at risk from Putin's crew call-ups
    Seafarers report crew members being ordered off ships as Russians take to yachts to avoid joining war in Ukraine
  • Danaos sees 'great opportunities' in softening container ship market
    US-listed container ship major says its cash buffer and low debt will help it benefit from falling ship values
  • Ukrainian cargo ship banned by Paris MOU after skipping repair call
    Port state body says the elderly Sefora did not call in Ukraine to fix deficiencies
  • Demand destruction? Latsco warns of risks to tanker revival but remains 'positive'
    Greek owner's London chartering operation took more fixed-rate cover during a volatile 2021, accounts show
  • What is behind shipping's image problem? 'We don't pay taxes'
    Team Tankers' Morten Arntzen says that if shipping wants governments and journalists to give it respect, it has to pay up
  • Russian oil revenues fall again as EU sanctions bite
    Energy watchdog says Russian exports continue to decline but Europe faces tough challenge to find alternative supplies
  • Patitsas opens up about Atlas Maritime tanker and car carrier orders
    Owner confirms ordering at least two vessels at DH Shipbuilding and one additional car carrier with Raffles
  • Atlas Maritime ups newbuildings ante with LR2, PCTC orders
    Greek company confirms inking at least two vessels at DH Shipbuilding and one additional car carrier with Raffles
  • Titan to build world's largest bio-LNG plant in Port of Amsterdam
    Dutch bunker supplier sets up game-changing development for shipping with an eye to future production of synthetic LNG
  • AAL expands fleet with three more multipurpose vessels
    Schoeller Holdings-controlled company take charge of three heavylift vessels
  • Erasmus reveals container ships entry with Kyokuyo newbuilding
    A low-profile, diversifying outfit says it hopes to add more feeder container ships in the future
  • FPSO player Bluewater eyes Oslo bond issue worth $240m
    Dutch owner looking to refinance maturing debt as it plots offshore wind move
  • Marubeni claims world first for ethylene carrier operating on biofuel
    Japanese operator sent chartered vessel across the Atlantic using a fatty acid fuel blend
  • Idan Ofer joins John Fredriksen as major holder in International Seaways
    Two 'big dogs' of shipping are now significant shareholders in New York-listed tanker owner
  • Celsius Tankers signs LOI for over $2.7bn worth of LNG newbuildings at CMHI-Jiangsu
    Danish company eyes up to 12 vessels at China Merchants shipyard as it enters a new sector
  • Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers to 'raise the bar' after revealing surplus
    Organisation is devising a new strategy for commercial shipping
  • Seafarers to be shareholders in ship manager Synergy Marine
    Ship manager Captain Rajesh Unni believes ownership is a better way to promote performance than numerical KPIs
  • Transnet strike causes bulker and container ship backlog off South African ports
    Ports are at a standstill as talks between the state-owned logistics giant and its labour unions remain deadlocked
  • Container shipping faces 'classic boom and bust' as rates plummet to pre-pandemic levels
    Ocean carriers may be powerless to stem the speed that freight rates are falling
  • Transnet strike causes bulker and boxship backlog off South African ports
    Ports are at a standstill as talks between the state-owned logistics giant and its labour unions remain deadlocked
  • Poseidon Principles banks could tackle ship scrapping next
    Michael Parker says including demolition is the logical next step

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American Shipperweb site
OCTOBER 13, 2022
  • Global trade at the crossroads: Risks from geopolitics, inflation loom
    Supply chain planners will walk a precarious path in 2023, according to S&P Global transportation expert Paul Bingham.
  • Maersk Air Cargo opens US bases with South Korea service set to debut
    Maersk, a major container shipping line, is set to debut its U.S. air cargo service and has focused its resources on the Chicago area.

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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
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
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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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