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International Transport Journalweb site
OCTOBER 24, 2022
  • Cologne Bonn airport promotes Geslao
  • Aluminium helps achieve climate goals
  • 40 t e-truck across the Arlberg pass
  • SkyPallet enhances processes at Air Europa Cargo
  • Saudi Ports on the growth path
  • GA Telesis promotes Amir Taher
  • Walking ahead
  • Old loco - new lease of life
  • Another vessel for Vietnam-Vladivostok route
  • New logistics terminal in Marseille
  • GenPro picks Maria Theodosiou
  • New power after the Summer Olympics 70 years ago
  • Long-haul truck with a hybrid reefer system
  • Mammoth Freighters conversion agreement with STS
  • Building another palace in Potsdam
  • Encouraging climate-friendly railfreight
  • A combination for zero emissions
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • Port of Hamburg "not to be sold to China"

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The Loadstarweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • Export markets 'destabilised' as carriers are forced to 'undersell' capacity
  • Handling JV between Menzies and Iraqi Airways hits the buffers in Baghdad
  • On the wires: Nothing to fear with Prologis (but isn't dirt cheap yet)
  • Cosco Shipping enters logistics arena with investment in 3PL affiliate
  • Against the odds: Flexport pulls KKR funding rabbit out of the hat
  • Transnet port strike ends, but forwarders say cooperation is key from now on
  • On the wires: SATS + WFS - nowhere to hide
  • Fresh funding for port upgrades at LA and Long Beach - just as volumes slump
  • Black Sea Grain Corridor agreement for Ukraine humanitarian exports in the air
  • Shipper radar: ASOS looks to tailor its supply chain

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Marine Logweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • VIDEO: Stevens Towing unveils giant Marine Travelift
    Family-owned Stevens Towing Company, yesterday launched into service one of the largest Marine Travelifts in the Southeast. The giant lift, 70 feet high by 87 feet wide, is capable of lifting 820
  • FERRIES 2022 tour will now offer views of Alcatraz, Golden Gate Bridge onboard M/V Dorado high-speed ferry
    Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Marine Log FERRIES 2022 tour has pivoted away from an in-person visit of the Sea Change ferry-which will still be discussed during the conference-to an onboard tour
  • DOT and New York State move on USMMA Kings Point campus safety
    The U.S. Department of Transportation and New York State today announced the implementation of concurrent jurisdiction at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA). Concurrent jurisdiction on the USMMA campus in Kings Point,

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Container Newsweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • How to move a dolly
    If you need to get moving large furniture, considering obtaining the best dollies to move furniture is the best option. Professional movers are aware of the significance of having dollies when handling massive objects that need to be relocated by their customers and have various types of dollies available to them. They can transport heavy and large items with less effort by using dollies. They al
  • Irregular fluctuations in global bunker market to continue
    Over Week 42, Marine Bunker Exchange (MABUX) global bunker indices turned into a downward trend again with the 380 HSFO index falling to US$484.46/MT, the VLSFO index decreasing to US$791.05/MT, while the MGO index dropped to US$1,210.85/MT. Meanwhile, the Global Scrubber Spread (SS) weekly average - the price differential between 380 HSFO and VLSFO - continued its upward movement over Week 42 -
  • Port of Rotterdam sees reduced container traffic in 2022
    In the first months of 2022, the container sector decreased by 8.6% in total weight and by 4.4% in TEU volumes at the port of Rotterdam, the busiest box port in Europe, which handled 5,752,000 TEUs from January to September 2022. According to the port, due to the war in Ukraine, container traffic between Russia and Rotterdam has almost come to a standstill and that has impacted significantly cont
  • Transnet partially lifts force majeure; container terminal measures remain
    Transnet Port Terminals (TPT), an operating division of Transnet SOC Limited, has announced that the force majeure declared in the automotive, bulk and multi-purpose terminals is being uplifted with immediate effect. Transnet partially lifts force majeure, container terminal measures remain. Transnet declared a force majeure on 6 October 2022, after employees embarked on industrial action. TPT sa
  • KOBC, KDB start container leasing scheme for mid-sized South Korean feeder players
    Korea Ocean Business Corporation (KOBC), a state-backed ship finance organisation, will invest US$69.5 million in the K-Container Box Fund Investment Program, along with Korea Development Bank (KDB) and compatriot asset management firm Multi Asset Global Investments to lease containers to mid-sized local feeder operators. The three parties announced today (21 October) that the scheme aims to help
  • CMA CGM introduces new US$500/TEU overweight surcharge
    After MSC's decision to revise overweight surcharges for Indian export containers, CMA CGM has also announced a new surcharge of the same kind. Effective today (21 October), the French ocean carrier will apply an overweight surcharge of US$500 per TEU with a container gross weight equal to or over 20 tons from the Indian Subcontinent, Middle East Gulf, Red Sea and Egypt to the US East Coast, US G
  • Digitalisation: Charterers have a strategic decision to make
    Easing congestion across the global supply chain has reduced the need for charterers to scramble for vessels. At the same time, this presents new risks and costs associated with selecting less efficient ships. With those added risks and potential costs of vessel selection comes the need for renewed focus on solutions that aid decision making. As the vortex of global trade coalesces around yet ano
  • APM Terminals announces new service and new equipment order at Miami box terminal
    The first ship deployed on CMA CGM's new Medgulf service, CMA CGM Navegantes called for the first time the South Florida Container Terminal (SFCT) in the Port of Miami, as part of the service rotation. APM Terminals announces new service and equipment order at Miami box terminal The French carrier's Medgulf service started at the end of September and calls Tanger (Morocco), Genoa (Italy), Valenci
  • Vessel utilisation remains low, reports Sea-Intelligence
    Danish shipping data analysis company Sea-Intelligence reports that global demand continues to decline, and whether we calculate the growth in TEU*Miles or as an annualised percentage over 2019, the supply/demand balance is under pressure. The latest demand data from Container Trade Statistics (CTS) shows that in August 2022, the annualised growth over 2019 was below the level seen in 2019, which
  • LR, NACKS and HHM proceed with 16,000 TEU ammonia-fuelled container ship project
    Lloyd's Register (LR) has awarded Nantong COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd. (NACKS) Approval in Principle (AiP) for an ammonia-fuelled 16,000 TEU container vessel. LR, NACKS and Hudong Heavy Machinery Co., Ltd. (HHM) started work on the project in early 2021 with the AiP awarded following a risk-based HAZID certification in which the three partners discussed the flammable, highly toxic and cor

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Splashweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • Transnet partially lifts force majeure as strike ends
    South Africa's ports and freight-rail operator Transnet has partially lifted a force majeure at its ports after labor unions called off industrial action that paralysed commodities exports and resulted in millions in losses. Transnet Port Terminals (TPT), an operating division of Transnet said the force majeure, which was declared on October 6, has been uplifted ...
  • KKR comes in with $200m credit facility for Flexport Capital
    Flexport Capital, the trade financing arm of digital forwarder Flexport, has secured a credit facility of up to $200m from separate insurance accounts managed by private equity giant KKR. Flexport Capital provides companies access to flexible working capital for inventory and logistics expenses, using data to gain visibility into a customer's overall supply chain health ...
  • DOF Subsea scores vessel contracts with ExxonMobil Guyana
    DOF Subsea has won a long-term contract for two vessels with Esso Exploration & Production Guyana Limited, an affiliate of ExxonMobil. Under the contract, the Norwegian company will carry out inspection, maintenance and repair (IMR), well intervention support, and light subsea construction activities to support the subsea infrastructures in the Stabroek block offshore Guyana. The ...
  • Havyard to change name to Eqva
    Norwegian ship technology group Havyard is set to change its name to Eqva to echo the company's growth strategy and its aim to become a fully integrated service and maintenance supplier for the Norwegian land-based and maritime industry. Eqva owns engineering, construction and service companies BKS, Havyard Leirvik and Fossberg Kraft. The Fosnavåg-based firm said ...
  • Bulker S&P picks up
    This week's broking reports suggest modern bulkers are now changing hands at a growing pace. Triggered by stable freight rates and fear of inflation buyers and sellers have found common cause to hatch deals. Rebecca Galanopoulos Jones, who has recently moved from brokers Alibra to VesselsValue, noted in an S&P update yesterday: "Bulker values are ...
  • Tonne-miles up as coal sourced from further afield
    Sourcing coal from further afield is pushing up the tonne-mile picture for dry bulk. While global coal trade volumes have remained stable this year, ton-days have increased by 6.6% in the first nine months, according to AXS, a sure sign that buyers are being forced to procure from further distances on average. As a part ...
  • Seadrill sells Paratus stake
    Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill has struck a deal to sell its entire 35% shareholding in Paratus Energy Services, formerly Seadrill New Finance, and certain other interests. Paratus owns five premium jackups in SeaMex fully contracted with Pemex, 50% of Seabras with six pipe-laying vessels contracted by Petrobras, and certain debt and equity interests in oil ...
  • Borr Drilling seals $715m deal in Mexico
    Tor Olav Trøim's Borr Drilling has through its Mexican joint venture Perfomex landed a $715m deal for five jackup rigs with Pemex's integrated well service providers Opex Perforadora and Perforadora Profesional Akal I. The contracts will see the Oslo-listed company's rigs Galar, Gersemi, Grid, Njord and Odin employed for three years, until December 31, 2025. ...
  • Scorpio Tankers exercises purchase options on eight ships
    Scorpio Tankers has exercised purchase options on eight ships and the repayment of a credit facility. The company has given notice to exercise its purchase options on one LR2 product tanker called STI Alexis and five MR product tankers called STI Duchessa, STI San Antonio, STI Mayfair, STI St. Charles, and STI Yorkville. These vessels ...
  • NACKS promotes ammonia-powered boxship
    Lloyd's Register (LR) has awarded Chinese shipyard Nantong COSCO KHI Ship Engineering (NACKS) approval in principle (AiP) for an ammonia-fuelled 16,000 teu containership. LR, NACKS and Hudong Heavy Machinery (HHM) started work on the project in early 2021 with the AiP awarded following a risk-based HAZID certification in which the three partners discussed the flammable, ...
  • Hydrogen and ammonia project along US Gulf Coast on the cards
    Air Liquide, Chevron Corporation, LyondellBasell and Uniper plan to collaborate on a study to evaluate and potentially advance the development of a hydrogen and ammonia production facility along the US Gulf Coast. The facility could support industrial decarbonisation and mobility applications in the region and expand clean ammonia exports, helping to increase the supply of ...
  • US Department of Energy to spend $28m to support more wind energy
    The US Department of Energy (DOE) is making available $30m to fund research and development projects that will lower costs for wind energy projects on land and offshore to benefit communities across America. "DOE is helping to break down technology barriers to turbo-charge the deployment of this affordable resource all across the country," said Secretary ...

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Lloyd's Listweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • What can shipping expect from China?
    China's zero-Covid policy has created an expensive new normal for shipping and President Xi Jinping's steadfast stance at the policy-defining...
  • Low water levels to slow US bulk exports
    In a blow to the bulker market, low water levels are hindering exports from the US Gulf just as the...
  • Shipbroker Clarksons promotes LNG at IMO's 'future fuels' event
    IEA disagrees with shipbroker's view that LNG as an alternative fuel is the best solution for shipowners
  • End of South Africa port strikes fails to avert delays
    South Africa's rail and port authority lifted force majeure following the end to the two-week strike that had crippled exports...
  • The Lloyd's List Podcast: Does decarbonised shipping feel safe to you?
    Moving to a multi-fuel future with multiple fuel infrastructures and supply chains is going to require a wholesale reappraisal of...
  • VLCC day rates pass $100,000 as Chinese refineries boost crude buying
    Average time charter rates for largest tankers now at the highest in 29 months, according to Baltic Exchange figures
  • Tianjin Southwest to retrofit carriers to LPG dual fuel
    'To decarbonise the existing maritime fleet, switching to low-carbon fuel is the most effective tool,' says MAN PrimeServ
  • Nacks gets LR approval for ammonia-fuelled vessel
    Lloyd's Register recently gave approval for building of ammonia-fuelled tankers at two South Korean yards
  • Cosco puts focus on supply chain competence
    One-stop product combines warehousing, container trucking, delivery, river and rail transport, customs clearance, air freights and container load business
  • Daily Briefing
    Berthing time ramps up at Ningbo terminals amid lockdown fallout | Why shipping is struggling to innovate | Further blankings...

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The Journal of Commerceweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • Crane delivery in 2023 will cap Port of Miami container terminal expansion
    South Florida Container Terminal will be handling more volumes after the start of a new trans-Atlantic service from the Mediterranean, with the CMA CGM Navegantes making its first call to Miami this week.
  • US warehousing supply gap could emerge by late 2023: ProLogis
    The industrial warehouse market in the US has enough supply to last through the next year, but logistics developer ProLogis cautions there could be an emerging gap in capacity starting as soon as late next year.
  • UP 'confident' rail labor issues will be resolved without strike
    The rank-and-file of the US' third-largest rail union rejected a tentative deal hammered out last month, raising fears of a crippling strike just days before Thanksgiving.
  • Congestion, loss of Russia traffic hits Rotterdam volume
    Europe's two largest container port hubs have reported declining throughput in the first nine months of the year as a series of factors stacks up to put the brakes on demand.
  • Indian freight rates soften to mid-2021 trendline as liners face cooling volumes
    Rates on ocean trades from India continue to slide, although the country's shipping lobby thinks prices will eventually settle at a midpoint between pre-pandemic levels and the record highs of earlier this year.

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TradeWindsweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • American Shipping charters out third Jones Act tanker
    The third of three tankers set to be redelivered at the end of the year will have a new operator following its break with OSG
  • Okeanis crude tanker involved in failed drone attack near Yemen oil terminal
    Greek owned tanker sees one drone explode ahead of it and another on its starboard side
  • Greek crude tanker involved in failed drone attack near Yemen oil terminal
    Greek owned tanker sees one drone explode ahead of it and another on its starboard side
  • Rate for benchmark capesize bulker route for Brazilian iron ore falls 19% in a week
    Rates for most of dry bulk shipping remain relatively steady as China's industrial sector keeps still
  • Row flares over Cosco's proposed investment in German container terminal
    Coalition partners split over whether investment in Hamburg port infrastructure poses security threat
  • Tanker involved in failed drone attack near Yemen oil terminal
    'Greek-interest' tanker sees one drone explode ahead of it and another on its starboard side, Diaplous Group says
  • Dry bulk bull Noble Capital curbs its enthusiasm ahead of earnings season
    'Buy' ratings still abound, but bank now expects lower earnings for third quarter and full 2022
  • Local police now able to investigate and prosecute sex crimes at USMMA campus
    Federally-run university previously relied on a US Department of Transporation office and federal prosecutors
  • The TW+ Quiz
    Gary Dixon's quiz gets intense as it goes into battle against carbon. What rating will your answers get?
  • US-led Middle East maritime security group adds new member
    Seychelles joins International Maritime Security Construct
  • Trafigura seals $800m state-backed loan to help ship metals into Germany
    Trading group tells TradeWinds that the latest deal will aid the securing of long-term commodity supplies
  • Can Putin build 'dark fleet capacity' to game EU oil price cap?
    Key questions remain about the design and effectiveness of the G7's price cap plan
  • Navig8 builds its fleet with ex-Eletson tanker trio arrested by CSIC Leasing
    Panamaxes Antikeros, Dhonoussa and Strofades join the outfit's commercially managed fleet
  • Clarksons tallies drop in newbuilding orders as headwinds mount
    Prices are holding up but owners' appetite for container ships is falling
  • Carbon laws dawn: Are new IMO emissions rules fit for purpose?
    TW+ magazine explores how EEXI and CII will work, be policed and affect shipping.
  • Just-in-time arrivals: An idea whose time has come
    Shipowning giant BW LPG says the tactic helps it reduce fuel consumption, cut emissions and meet its CII obligations
  • Meet the EEXI experts: ship managers are gearing up
    Teams being set up by managers can help owners deal with the complexities of new regulations
  • Machine earning: How digital monitoring can make a difference
    Owners and managers are turning to data collection to get a read on compliance and optimise ships
  • CII isn't perfect but it's better than nothing, says Maersk Broker
    Energy efficiency efforts will be repaid and owners that monitor performance will have a commercial advantage, says advisor
  • Don't expect carbon rules to create a wave on the beaches
    Owners are likely to opt for slow steaming for as long as they can, rather than sending less efficient ships for recycling
  • Lenders go 'bank to the future' on efficiency standards
    Financiers have been busy modelling portfolios as in the good old days, but jury is out on whether they will be the enforcers of the new-age standards
  • Bumpy road lies ahead for bulkers
    Older, more inefficient vessels will be most affected by the new rules, but there will be knock-on effects for the whole dry bulk fleet
  • Pandora's boxes: Lines fear what they'll find when they unpack IMO rules
    What gives a container ship a good carbon rating may be out of operators' hands due to the idiosyncrasies of container shipping
  • Cruise seeks cut to intensity to prevent perverse incentives
    IMO has rejected 'port time correction factor' that would exclude destination visiting times that will otherwise damage ratings
  • Slow steam ahead for older LNG carriers
    Changes to the IMO's draft carbon regulations can give LNG steamships a new lease of life, albeit at reduced speed
  • Leap in the dark: Tanker owners brace for upheaval over eco targets
    Russian trades, a dearth of newbuildings and rise of the dark fleet will bring new uncertainties as rules take effect
  • Tug of law: CII 'cuts through the heart' of contracts
    Will the new carbon intensity ratings create legal tussles over the way shipping operates?
  • The market is expected to become the ultimate CII enforcer
    A lack of enforcement measures has put the onus on charterers to marginalise low-efficiency ships and drive them out of the market
  • Climate experts tell IMO: Here's where you're going wrong
    Scientists and policy advisors believe big tweaks are needed to toughen up shipping's 'weak' carbon intensity emissions efforts
  • Class takes the lead on setting ship energy plans
    Classification societies are administering the shift to a low-carbon future by assessing shipowners' Ship Energy Efficiency Management (SEEMP) plans
  • Rules not fit for purpose won't get the job done
  • How EEXI and CII work (not forgetting SEEMP)
    The IMO's first global regulations to cut carbon emissions from shipping may look like alphabet spaghetti, but TW+ has plotted a way through the tangles
  • How to digest the IMO's alphabet soup of rules
    Shipping analysts, struggling to cut through the CII fog, are critical of short-term impacts, but ultimately expect owners, charterers and regulators to adjust
  • London company market maintains lead over Lloyd's in marine insurance
    More marine and other transport insurance cover is being written in London outside Lloyd's
  • EU seeks to accelerate IMO's trajectory to zero-carbon target
    French maritime official reveals four proposals for next MEPC meeting
  • Venture Global named top-dollar LNG carrier buyer at DSME
    US liquefaction developer takes up its large size options and sets new price record for South Korean shipbuilder
  • Top Ships shares fall 14% after stock offering expanded
    Owner aiming for net proceeds of $13.9m from latest deal
  • Oslo-listed Pareto Bank returns to offshore ship finance after a four-year break
    Container ship lending is scaled back, but tanker and bulk carrier exposure is boosted
  • South Korea to fund shipyard R&D to stay ahead of rivals
    The state's $97m investment is to help yards increase the technology gap
  • UK's Bibby Line Group plots move into vessel finance for smaller owners
    Shipowner's financial services arm aims to launch offering early next year
  • MPCC was a 'successful investment', says Star Capital after selling remaining shares
    Partner Laura Carballo tells TradeWinds the UK fund always had a five-year investment window
  • Tianjin Southwest to convert two VLGCs to LPG dual fuel
    Chinese company becomes latest gas ship owner to switch vessels to cleaner fuel
  • Scorpio Tankers takes back eight ships in debt-slashing move
    Product tanker owner repurchases three LR2s and five MRs after similar deals in August and September

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American Shipperweb site
OCTOBER 21, 2022
  • Amazon, Hawaiian Airlines gear up for 2023 launch of Airbus freighters
    Hawaiian Airlines will begin operating Amazon Air's largest cargo jets on the retailer's biggest shipping lanes next year.
  • Hawaiian Airlines wins Amazon contract to fly Airbus freighters
    In a major move, Amazon is acquiring 10 large freighter aircraft for long-haul international transport and hiring Hawaiian Airlines to fly them.

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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
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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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