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October 19, 2022

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Exim Indiaweb site
OCTOBER 19, 2022
  • First phase of Delhi-Mumbai Express Highway, from JNPA to Delhi, to be completed this year: Gadkari
  • Dr Sharad Kumar - Director of Chennai International Airport - to grace South East Air Cargo CEO Conclave & Awards 2022
  • Introduction of Customs Brokers Licensing Management System (CBLMS)
  • CONCOR latest physical volumes
  • ODC packages shipped by barge through coastal movement from New Mangalore Port to Mundra Port
  • VPA's new stone aggregate handling record
  • Dry bulk shipping seen facing challenging times ahead
  • MNCs optimistic on India's growth & potential
  • Slight gain in overall Port of Antwerp-Bruges throughput after 9 months, but container volumes down
  • India to achieve two trillion export target by 2030: Piyush Goyal
  • DGFT permits export of flour processed from imported wheat
  • Full 'normalisation' of market conditions could be seen later this year or early next year
  • New Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port Chairman visits HDC, inspects facilities
  • Blue Dart announces General Price Increase w.e.f. Jan. 1, 2023
  • CargoAi launches industry-first CO2 Efficiency Score in its Cargo2ZERO solution
  • Pharma exports up
  • IATA CEIV lithium batteries makes it four for Hactl
  • Indian economy seen third-largest by FY28, overtaking Japan: IMF
  • CIL targets 1 bn tonnes coal by 2025-26: Minister
  • China's export growth seen continuing slide in Sept.
  • PIL contributes S$2 million to community & charitable causes

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International Transport Journalweb site
OCTOBER 19, 2022
  • Swiss hydrogen initiative reaches milestone
  • Europe and Southeast Asia: unlimited air cargo
  • Keep cool in the peak season, says Setlog
  • Container railway station project continues
  • Brian Rodriguez takes the helm at ACS Florida
  • A new link with the Americas
  • This road leads to Rome
  • RZDL: validated pharma transports
  • More feeder traffic in Hamburg
  • Aercap: large order for small freighters
  • Jaxport boosts its commercial team
  • Higher volumes, fewer boxes
  • 1,000 French e-trucks on Europe's roads
  • Nippon unveils new reefers
  • Second airport for Lagos
  • Bettina Brennenstuhl now in charge
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • 'Hotbirds' fly clean with Beluga

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The Loadstarweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • Bigger Transnet union agrees wage deal, but fears violence on the picket line
  • AF-KLM Cargo greener aviation fuel offer follows DHL 'strategy error'
  • Against the odds: DSV, M'rsk, DP-DHL & Kuehne - 'supernatural' rally on
  • Port of Hamburg and Unifeeder find cleaner alternative to polluting truck shunts
  • China's transport giants languish among the lowest-ranked for sustainability
  • Major shipper clients approve India's Snowman moving into 5PL services
  • Australian shippers cry foul over liners' 'exorbitant' million-dollar charges

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Marine Logweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • NTSB: Severe winds led to fatal capsizing of SEACOR Power
    Severe winds during a thunderstorm led to a loss of stability and ultimately the capsizing of the liftboat SEACOR Power, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday during a public board meeting.
  • FERRIES 2022: What's next for the world's first hydrogen fuel cell ferry?
    Dr. Joe Pratt, CEO and chief technology officer for Zero Emission Industries (ZEI)-formerly Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine-a company providing hydrogen technology innovations, with a focus on decarbonization of the global marine
  • Large LH2 tanker designs could involve some rocket science
    Giant spherical liquid hydrogen (LH2) tanks like those used by NASA to fuel rocket launches could hold the key to the design of a new generation of LH2 carrier vessels. Daewoo Shipbuilding
  • AAM starts construction of research vessel for Hawaii
    All American Marine (AAM), Bellingham, Wash., has been awarded a contract to build a research vessel for the University of Hawaii at Manoa and the University of Hawaii Foundation (UHF) on the
  • VIDEO: Davie delivers third medium icebreaker to Canadian Coast Guard
    Davie Shipbuilding, Lévis, Quebec, reports that the medium icebreaker CCGS Vincent Massey was delivered to the Canadian Coast Guard yesterday. The CCGS Vincent Massey will join its two sister vessels, CCGS Captain
  • Corps awards Southwest Shipyard $11.4 million crane barge contract
    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District in concert with the Philadelphia District and the Corps' Marine Design Center have awarded Southwest Shipyard LP of Houston a $11.4 million contractfor a
  • 260 jobs created with new $35 million facility in Henderson County
    Late last month, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced new job creation within the state's coal industry as River View Coal LLC, which operates an underground coal mine in Union County, will expand
  • MAN sees growing uptick in demand for methanol dual-fuel two strokes
    Methanol is gaining ground as a fuel choice for newbuild ships and one beneficiary of the trend is MAN Energy Solutions. Hyundai's shipbuilding division (HHI-SBD) has now ordered six MAN B&W G95ME-C10.5-LGIM

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Container Newsweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • SC Ports secures US$550 million in financial support to proceed with infrastructure projects
    With the strong support of US$550 million from South Carolina's elected leaders, South Carolina Ports (SC Ports) will soon have near-dock rail and an inner-harbor barge operation. The SC Legislature and Governor Henry McMaster have allocated a total of US$550 million to fully fund these projects, US$400 million for the rail yard and US$150 million for the barge operation. The aim of the project i
  • New drone to fly over the port of Rotterdam
    For the next few months on certain days, the newest model of Dutch drone manufacturer Avy, Avy Aera 3, will fly over Maasvlakte and Europoort in the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The drone is intended to take off automatically from a docking station installed at the Rotterdam-Rheimmont pilot service at Pistoolhaven, Rotterdam. The Port of Rotterdam Authority said it wants to find out if t
  • Body found in container in Malaysian port
    Malaysian police found a dead body in a 40-foot container at Penang port, sent from Chittagong port, on Saturday 15 October. Police discovered the decomposed body, while the port officials were shifting the box to a depot. The container was sent to the Malaysian port from BM Container Depot in Chittagong where a fire broke out on 4 June and chemical blasts killed 49 people and injured hundreds. T
  • DP World's firms add new UAE coastal service
    DP World-owned companies, P&O Maritime Logistics and Unifeeder, have established a new route in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) using modified and efficient multi-carrying vessels (MCVs). The two companies have introduced a new coastal service for the UAE, connecting Jebel Ali port to other ports around the country, aiming to ease supply chain bottlenecks. The inaugural intra-UAE shipment of 200 T
  • Port Houston experiences second highest month of container traffic
    Port Houston achieved a container volume increase of 26% in September, compared to the same month last year, reaching 353,525 TEUs. This is the second-highest month ever for containers at Port Houston, following August 2022. Overall, container volume is up 18% year-to-date at Port Houston's box terminals and is nearing the 3 million TEUs mark. "We've created additional temporary space on the term
  • India approves new terminal development at Kandla Port
    The government of India has approved the development of two deep-water marine terminal projects at Kandla Port (Deendayal Port), a major west coast harbour. The plan consists of a container terminal and a multipurpose cargo facility, estimated to cost Rs. 4,539.84 crore (US$550 million) and Rs. 2,250.64 crore (US$272 million), respectively. Of the projected investments, the port authority will sp
  • Seafarer dies as South Korean tanker capsizes
    A seafarer on a South Korean-owned chemical tanker, Kelsey 2, died after the ship sank off Kinmen, Taiwan, on 15 October, after suffering water ingress. All 20 seafarers had abandoned the 2002-built 8,424 dwt Kelsey 2 and jumped into water when the ship began sinking, but not before sending a distress signal. The Taiwan Coast Guard and the China Coast Guard evacuated all of them on their helicopt
  • CHEMET, Nexxiot partner to digitalise tank container manufacturing
    European manufacturer of stationary and transportable pressure tanks and vessels for liquefied gases CHEMET has selected technology company Nexxiot to digitalise its product line of railway tank cars. CHEMET, based in Poland and France, is the first European manufacturer to commit to fully digitalising its railway tank car offerings. CHEMET will integrate Nexxiot's Asset Intelligence technology i
  • Box volumes drop at ports of Seattle and Tacoma
    Total container volumes handled by the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA), a marine cargo operating partnership of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, decreased by 15.5% in September to 285,315 TEUs. NWSA noted that full imports and exports for September decreased by 18.9% and 21%, respectively, on a year-over-year basis. Meanwhile, from January through September, NWSA's box volumes dropped by 7.3% t
  • Transnet and South Africa's major labour union reach three-year wage deal
    Transnet SOC Limited and South Africa's trade union, United National Transport Union (UNTU), reached a three-year wage agreement on 17 October after severe strike actions. The agreement will be applicable from 1 April 2022 until 31 March 2025, in a process mediated by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA). "This ends the current industrial action by UNTU members with i
  • Survitec announces new CEO
    Global survival technology company to the maritime, defence & government, aerospace and energy sectors, Survitec has appointed Robert Steen Kledal as its new chief executive officer (CEO). Robert Steen Kledal will be responsible for setting Survitec's strategic direction and will lead the Survitec executive team and sit on the Survitec board. At the start of the year, Survitec launched a new orga

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Splashweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • Jinhui Shipping offloads post-panamax pair
    Chinese bulker operator Jinhui Shipping and Transportation has exited the post-panamax segment by selling its only two such vessels in its fleet to Liberia-incorporated buyers for $17.25m each. The 2010-built Jin Mei and Jin Lang will deliver between November 7 and December 20 this year to Bardar Corporation and Bursa Oceanways, respectively. Jinhui Shipping said ...
  • Solstad CSVs secure $30m in renewables sector
    Norwegian offshore shipping company Solstad Offshore has sealed new deals with undisclosed clients in the renewable energy sector for two of its construction support vessels. The Oslo-listed owner and operator has fixed the 2010-built CSV Normand Baltic for the majority of Q4 2022 and Q1 2023, while a contract for the 2015-built Normand Navigator has ...
  • Wintershall Dea and HES unveil Wilhelmshaven CO2 hub scheme
    European oil and gas firm Wintershall Dea has teamed up with HES Wilhelmshaven Tank Terminal to jointly develop a CO2 hub at Germany's largest independent liquid bulk terminal in the Port of Wilhelmshaven. The project envisions capturing CO2 from German industrial sites and transporting the gas to the planned hub, dubbed CO2nnectNow, from which it ...
  • Gram Car Carriers locks in $118.6m through five-year panamax charter
    Oslo-listed Gram Car Carriers (GCC) has secured a further $118.6m in revenue by landing a five-year timecharter deal with an undisclosed industry major for its 6,700 ceu panamax vessel . The 2017-built ship will commence the charter with a new customer for GCC in March 2023 at around $65,000 per day in direct continuation to ...
  • MSC's Aponte family labelled Switzerland's richest family
    The Swiss now know which family is the richest - and pollutes the most - in their country. Originally hailing from Naples, the secretive Apontes, who own a cruise brand as well as the world's largest containerline, Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC), have had their names splashed in the local press in recent days, with reports ...
  • Maritime CEO Forum Monaco: Why tankers can withstand a recession
    Why this tanker cycle is different and how even a global recession might not knock the sector off kilter were the central thrusts of the tanker panel at last week's Maritime CEO Forum held at the Monaco Yacht Club. Getting proceedings underway, moderator Robert Clancy, the managing director of Arrow Shipbroking, set the scene, telling ...
  • Global Marine charters out cable layer to NEC
    UK-based subsea cabling specialist Global Marine Systems, part of the Global Marine Group, has sealed a long-term charter deal with Japan's NEC Corporation for the 2001-built cable-laying ship . Under a four-year contract, the subsea cable maker said it would bolster its provision of subsea cable systems and meet the expanding demand for new subsea ...
  • COSCO fares poorly in new sustainability report
    COSCO, China's largest maritime conglomerate, comes out poorly in a new sustainability report. The World Benchmarking Alliance (WBA) and non-profit CDP launched their new Transport Benchmark today. As a comprehensive analysis of 90 major transport companies from around the world, the benchmark sheds light on the progress - or lack thereof - transport companies have ...
  • Semco and SeaRenergy consortium secures TenneT service contract
    Transmission grid operator TenneT has awarded a consortium consisting of Semco Maritime and SeaRenergy a service contract for the maintenance of offshore grid connection systems, comprising offshore and onshore installations in the German and Dutch sectors. The contract is for five years and covers 2023 to 2028 and also initiates the strategic partnership in the ...
  • Gigantic Ozone Energy enters VLCC trades for a bargain price
    The search for elderly targets to move cargoes in the much-altered tanker trading world has seen prices leap most of the year, although signs now show that prices might be flattening out. One size that stands out as it continues to become more successful as time passes are VLCCs, where prices are increasing by millions ...
  • Shipping emissions forecast to flatten out next year
    Shipping is forecast to flatten overall emissions output next year after a post-covid growth of its carbon footprint. Clarksons Research has released an update on the industry's green progress with plenty of startling data for the industry to absorb ahead of a raft of new regulations coming maritime's way. Clarksons is projecting emissions to remain ...
  • Aramco teams with McDermott and NPCC to set up two offshore fabrication yards
    State oil giant Saudi Aramco is establishing two offshore fabrication yards in collaboration with McDermott International international and National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), part of Abu Dhabi's National Marine Dredging Company (NMDC). The new yards are being constructed in Ras Al Khair with the aim of delivering a more than 200% increase in Saudi Arabia's ...
  • Hamburg Port to use feederships to ferry boxes between terminals
    The Port of Hamburg will use feederships, not trucks, to shuttle boxes between terminals from next month. The German port has selected Unifeeder to carry out the process, working with two local software firms to create a digital process that also covers customs handling. The new initiative will see emissions cut in the port as ...
  • Ottawa completes ports modernisation review, intends to update how Canada's ports are managed
    Transport Canada launched a ports modernization review in March 2018 with an aim to optimise the current and future role of Canada's 17 port authorities (CPAs) in the country's transportation system. The review focused on how ports might better support the competitiveness of Canada's economy by facilitating the movement of goods; strengthen relationships with Indigenous ...
  • DEME contracts Seaqualize for offshore wind feeder barge operations at Vineyard Wind
    DEME Offshore US will deploy the HeaveChief 1100 (HC1100), a new offshore lifting device from Dutch heave-compensation specialist Seaqualize, to transfer delicate wind turbine components to and from supply vessels at the Vineyard Wind project. The battery-powered inline balanced heave compensator, created for heavy-lift, in-air active load control, is currently the largest active heave compensato

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Lloyd's Listweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • Half of Russian ports lose business in wake of invasion
    Russia has pivoted its trade policy in the wake of sanctions with more seaborne trade flowing to countries it deems...
  • LNG carrier crunch looms
    Fleet will have the same design in 2025 as in 2015 without technology improvements, Lloyd's Register gas segment director says
  • Record rates, floating storage and contango trades for LNG shipping amid discharge delays
    Gas tanker rates surpass $460,000 per day to hit fresh records after gaining five-fold over October amid very tight availability
  • Ports await 5G connectivity to accelerate innovation
    Smart ports and smart shipping have been promoted by tech companies for many years, even though super-fast, low-latency connectivity has...
  • MASS misunderstandings reveal barriers to innovation
    Autonomous ships are at the higher end of innovation and will probably not feature globally for many years; yet discussion...
  • LPG shipping on track for solid rates through to 2025
    Daily rates could rise to $55,000 in 2024 and $50,000 in 2025 after dipping next year due to a heavy...
  • Matson projects 15% drop in quarterly China box volumes
    Matson reports lower demand for its transpacific service as transitional declines from pandemic highs reduce freight rates
  • Shipping's business model must adapt to retain talent
    Workforce and skills issues are rising up the ranking of maritime concerns. Incentives such as bonuses and holidays no longer...
  • Gram agrees $65,000 day rate for panamax PCTC
    Ever-higher charter rates are being paid for pure car truck carriers as available capacity continues to be absorbed by port...
  • Ningbo struggles to unblock cargo flows amid lockdown
    Shippers are allowed to pick up empty containers directly from the port area but many drivers remain stranded in the...
  • Shipping will require 'different fuels for different ships'
    'Rather than one solution, the industry will select different fuels for different types of ship and it is important not...
  • Daily Briefing
    EU taxonomy rules sweep shipping into their wake | Grain corridor to be expanded in renewal talks | Wärtsilä's units...

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The Journal of Commerceweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • Industrial rebound pushing up US truck tonnage
    An increase in US manufacturing output is putting more freight in trucks this fall, contributing to an increase in truck tonnage as measured by the American Trucking Association and others.
  • US Gulf resin shippers get more vessel space with new CMA CGM service
    CMA CGM is adding a new South America-US Gulf service that aims to restore some of the capacity lost on that trade lane due to cutbacks over the past year.
  • Mobile's breakbulk docks face strike threat after talks with ILA local fail
    The ILA's local union at Mobile's general cargo and breakbulk docks may walk off the job this week if a deal can't be reached with breakbulk stevedore CSA Equipment.
  • Indian port capacity set to swell amid sustained trade growth expectations
    Among the Indian port projects in motion is a new deepwater greenfield harbor along the Bay of Bengal that the Adani Group hopes can serve as a growth catalyst for the relatively underrated trade region.
  • Flight-cutting plan at Amsterdam Schiphol puts freighter slots at risk
    A proposal to significantly reduce annual flights at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is rattling air cargo operators at the airport.
  • Slync bets on industry pioneer Urban to turn page
    Embattled software provider Slync.io has turned to GT Nexus co-founder John Urban in a bid to resurrect its fortunes following the ousting of former CEO Chris Kirchner.

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TradeWindsweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • Ardmore chief: Product tanker rates could triple in reshuffle of Russian oil trades
    Refiners have money to spend on tight shipping tonnage after reaping significant profits from cut-price Russian crude
  • Are container shipping markets set to resemble a car crash?
    Fast moving container markets has much in common with Formula 1, Capital Link forum learns.
  • Tanker or LNG carrier out of your price range? Rent a pirate ship for $292 per day
    A pirate ship on AirBNB still costs 99.6% less to charter per day than a large tanker
  • VLCC rates surge 19% in a day to reach 28-month high
    Market sentiment and futures market point to more gains as TCE earnings reach highest levels since 2020
  • Mind the 2030s green energy gap, Martin Stopford warns
    Veteran shipping analyst calculates it will take 36 wind turbines to provide sufficient green methanol for a container ship newbuilding
  • Carnival offers $1.25bn in bonds as it faces $35bn in Covid-19 debt
    New York-listed cruise giant's shares jump almost 11% by Tuesday's midday trading
  • B Riley analyst: Baltic clean product index fails to capture strengthening market
    B Riley Securities previews third quarter earnings season and has a big hike in price target for one major player
  • Greek LPG trader dives into shipowning with $63m VLGC deal
    The conspicuous transaction comes amid busy activity in LPG ships that may involve the shipping unit of EnTrust Global
  • Pakistan Ship Breakers Association says country plans to ratify Hong Kong Convention
    South Asian nation's 'in principle' decision seen as a major step to levelling the playing field for green recyclers
  • Navigator Holdings launches buyback programme after months of teasing
    Company executives had said a repurchase programme could be in the works as shares traded below net asset value
  • Governments, oil majors seek OSVs to monitor infrastructure after Nord Stream blasts
    Offshore owners receive unexpected boost to demand following suspected sabotage in the Baltic Sea
  • Tight LNG shipping market to 'progress' further into 2024
    Rates are not yet as high as they can go, says Maran Gas commercial chief
  • Lorentzen & Co ups tanker rate forecasts as tonnage supply 'thins out'
    Broker makes first change to 2023 estimates since May in fast-changing markets
  • Greek LPG trader expands into shipowning with $63m VLGC deal
    The conspicuous transaction comes amid busy activity in LPG ships that may involve the shipping unit of EnTrust Global
  • ExxonMobil out of Russia after SCF tanker dispute
    US oil major says that the Russian government 'unilaterally terminated' its interests in the Sakhalin-1 oil and gas project
  • Lorentzen & Co ups tanker rate forecasts as tonnage supply 'thins out'
    Oslo broker makes first change to 2023 estimates since May in fast-changing markets
  • New Times Shipbuilding axes Eurogreen methanol-fuelled MR tanker newbuilding deal
    The buyer is said to have failed to put down first payment for the MR tankers despite extension of grace period
  • Gram hits accelerator with new record rate for five-year panamax charter
    Norwegian owner pushes up term benchmark again in super-hot market
  • TotalEnergies floats tender in search for shuttle tankers
    Oil major is seeking to charter two vessels for use in Brazil
  • Tankerska Next Generation lands huge rate for short-term MR tanker charter
    Brokers report 11-year-old vessel fixed way above spot levels for a month
  • Al Seer teams with Damen Shipyards to target $10bn of newbuildings
    Abu Dhabi owner and shipbuilder sees big demand for new vessels over the next 10 years
  • Second Angelicoussis capesize escapes Ukraine before grain window shuts
    Bulker that usually carries iron ore has switched to a multiple grain cargo to leave the war-torn country
  • French oil major TotalEnergies floats tender in search for shuttle tankers
    The oil major is seeking to charter two vessels for use in Brazil
  • Tufton Oceanic ups dividend target in stronger clean tanker markets
    UK owner believes sector strength will be magnified by EU ban on Russian oil
  • Amasus inks diesel-electric MPP quartet at Turkish shipyard
    Dutch owner says shortsea ships will be capable of carrying turbine blades, as well as containers and bulk cargo
  • Kyiv ups pressure on P&I insurers over Russian oil shipments
    Move comes as Greek tanker owners are named on Ukrainian website
  • Dry bulk rates and Guo's vanishing act scupper Citic FL ultramax quintet at DSIC
    Shipbuilding sources believe Citic FL will retain a DSIC contract for 10 bulker newbuildings
  • Bunker Holding extends paid parental leave for all employees to 20 weeks
    Male dominated workforce will no longer face pay cuts for leave under new ESG-related policy
  • Chemicals giant Ineos' trading arm sifts bids for LNG newbuilding pair
    Another charterer trawls an already tight market for vessels delivering in 2026
  • Weaker bulker markets prompt cancellation of ultramax quintet at Dalian Shipbuilding
    Sources said a weaker dry bulk market the 'disappearance' of the bank's global shipping head Guo Fangmeng (Bill Guo) were behind the termination

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American Shipperweb site
OCTOBER 18, 2022
  • Shifting tides: The fall of container shipping stocks, the rise of tankers
    As container shipping stocks get battered by collapsing rates, tanker shares could be poised for a long bull run.
  • United Airlines' cargo revenue outperforms soft market
    United Airlines continues to deliver strong cargo results each quarter even as global trade softens.
  • SC Ports to construct intermodal facility to serve Charleston
    The South Carolina Ports Authority will join other major East Coast ports in providing near-dock rail via the planned Navy Base Intermodal Facility at the...
  • Port Houston records 2nd-busiest month amid import surge
    Port Houston reported a 26% year-over-year increase in cargo volume in September.
  • Mammoth Freighters adds UK facility for 777 cargo conversions
    Aerospace engineering firm Mammoth Freighters hasn't built one converted freighter yet but is already adding capacity to meet demand.

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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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