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13 July 2024 - Year XXVIII
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July 5, 2023

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Exim India web site
JULY 5, 2023
  • BLR's unique DriveHER champions job diversity while addressing truck driver shortage
  • SIG emerges as effective platform for improving logistics efficacy
  • CONCOR domestic train carries Tata Steel sponge iron to Jogbani at Nepal border
  • ICS Publications launches new Ship Recycling Guide as Hong Kong Convention is ratified
  • Taranjit Singh elected new Chairman of ASSOCHAM Eastern Region Council
  • DGFT notifies potato imports from Bhutan without license
  • Etihad Cargo expands European road feeder services to 90 airports across 27 countries
  • GMR Hyderabad Airport now fully powered by green energy
  • Lufthansa Cargo adds third Airbus A321 converted freighter
  • India-UK FTA seen impacting freight scenario
  • DPA floats tender for multipurpose cargo berth
  • UP to use eight rivers as inland waterways for transportation
  • DPA reminder on bunkering guidelines
  • Indo-Bangla transboundary river safety rules seen as need of the hour
  • China's manufacturing activity dips
  • Sarbananda Sonowal lays foundation stone of Inland Waterways Transport Terminal at Dibrugarh, Assam
  • How to submit a HS Change Proposal? - A Guidance has been published to address this question
  • APSEZ record in quarterly volumes
  • NYK joins GCMD as first Japan-headquartered strategic partner to accelerate shipping's decarbonisation

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International Transport Journal web site
JULY 4, 2023
  • New trucking route to link China and Central Asia
  • SVP service to call Subic Bay
  • Dachser growing in Finland
  • PCC Intermodal gets four Traxx
  • World's largest suction sail installed on a ship
  • Dokasch grows footprint in Asia-Pacific region
  • Touching down in Lyon for the second time
  • DB Schenker: a new site in Glasgow
  • Pall-Ex: different size, easier distribution
  • Regulatory expert joins Artba legal team
  • Ribbon cutting ceremony for upgraded NCB3
  • Looking for new ways to support African airlines
  • Reusable boxes to ship pharmaceuticals
  • Man: series-produced e-trucks ready in H1/2024
  • Railfreight association: a tandem takes the helm
  • Etihad Cargo partners with Wallenborn Transports
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • Seaspan using SpaceX's Starlink

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The Loadstar web site
JULY 4, 2023
  • War of words heats up in port strike on Canada's west coast
  • UK SMEs still running into post-Brexit hurdles despite claims of trade success
  • Mærsk contra mundum
  • Logistics providers feeling the heat from customers wanting to go greener
  • Yellow Corp roars back - dead cat bounce? Give it to FedEx!
  • MEPC 80: GHG-emission levy unfair to developing countries, says China
  • Box carriers come under pressure as US-India trade softens
  • Billions of US trucking hours being spent in unladen trucks every year

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Container News web site
JULY 4, 2023
  • Dominik Schneiter appointed acting CEO at WinGD
    WinGD, a Swiss marine power firm, has announced a leadership change. Klaus Heim, the current CEO of WinGD, recently informed the Board of Directors that he has decided to step down from his position on 31 July 2023. As a result of this transition, the Board of Directors has named Dominik Schneiter as Acting CEO, effective from 1 July 2023. Schneiter has over three decades of industry expertise, h
  • Port NOLA appoints new officers
    The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) Board of Commissioners appointed new officers for a nine-month term, including Joseph F. Toomy as chairman, Walter J. Leger Jr. as vice chairman, and James J. Carter Jr. as secretary-treasurer. With the Port of New Orleans and the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad merging, Port commissioners and officials now serve on the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Commiss
  • Orca AI collaborates with Marubeni to broaden global reach of its technology
    Orca AI, a marine technology company based in Tel Aviv, Israel, has signed a worldwide distribution agreement with Marubeni, one of Japan's largest import and export corporations and a provider of ship services. The Japanese conglomerate will also install the Orca AI platform on its vessels, providing use-case insights that the Israeli firm can leverage to further enhance the technology. Orca AI'
  • Building Customer Trust in E-commerce: Strategies for Enhancing Security and Confidence
    Trust is the key to any successful relationship, especially in e-commerce. Today's customers are more tech-savvy than ever and are quick to abandon businesses they don't trust. While building trust with your customers is not a simple task, it can be done. Let's explore some effective strategies you can use to enhance security and confidence and build that all-important trust with your customers.
  • Maximizing Warehouse Efficiency: The Interplay of Shipping Containers and Warehouse Services in Miami
    In the complex world of logistics and supply chain management, warehouse efficiency stands as a crucial determinant of overall operational success. A well-oiled warehousing system can be the difference between a thriving business and a failing one. The bustling city of Miami, with its strategic location and robust infrastructure, has become a focal point for state-of-the-art warehouse services. A
  • Repeated blasts in oil tanker kill 4 crews, injures 13 including policemen in Bangladesh
    The bodies of four crew members were recovered and over 13 people including nine policemen admitted to the hospitals with burnt injuries after repeated blasts in an oil tanker that was carrying oil for the state-run Padma Oil. The first fire and blast occurred in the oil tanker namely 'Sagar Nandini-2' on 1 July, when the body of one crewman was found in the engine room of the vessel, while three
  • Maersk, CMA CGM increase FAK rates from Asia
    Maersk and CMA CGM have decided to increase their FAK (Freight All Kinds) rates from Asia to several destinations worldwide. Marseille-based CMA CGM announced an increase in its FAK rates from all Asian ports, including Japan, Southeast Asia and Bangladesh, to all North European ports, including UK and the full range from Portugal to Finland/Estonia, effective from 1 August 2023. The company said
  • Port of Rotterdam and Tasmania investigate green hydrogen potential
    According to collaborative research conducted by the Port of Rotterdam Authority and the Tasmanian government, importing green hydrogen from Tasmania, an island southeast of Australia, has significant potential. In Tasmania, much electricity can be generated from wind, a bit of solar, and balancing hydroelectric power, resulting in one of the world's lowest prices for the manufacturing of green h
  • CMA CGM to start new service connecting Türkiye, Malta and Algeria
    CMA CGM will launch its new Turaf Express service, which will provide links between Türkiye, Malta and Algeria, later in July. The French ocean carrier will deploy three container ships on the service with a box capacity of 900-1,100 TEUs each. The port rotation of the Turaf Express service will be Aliaga (Türkiye) - Gemlik (Türkiye) - Izmit (Türkiye) - Istanbul (Türkiye) - Malta - Alger (Algeria
  • Volvo Cars uses ECO Delivery Ocean solution from Maersk
    Swedish car manufacturer Volvo Cars collaborates with Maersk to reduce its global greenhouse gas (GHG) footprint from seaborne logistics. For its decarbonisation product ECO Delivery Ocean, Maersk replaces fossil fuels on its vessels with second generation biodiesel based on waste feedstocks to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of customers' ocean transport directly in the Ocean supply chain, i
  • Record newbuilding deliveries in June
    The month of June 2023 has set an all-time high for container ship newbuilding deliveries in a single month, with 277,873 TEUs hitting the water. Ships released by the yards include ONE's 24,136 TEU ONE Innovation, Hapag-Lloyd's 23,660 TEU Berlin Express, MSC's 24,346 TEU MSC Mariella and 15,264 TEU MSC Taylor, Seaspan Corporation's 15,616 TEU Maersk Charleston, Evergreen Marine Corporation's 15,
  • Taiwan cops nab mastermind in marijuana-in-container smuggling
    The mastermind of a Taiwanese drug trafficking gang has been apprehended after Taiwanese and US law enforcement officials busted the island's largest case of marijuana smuggling in containers. In a press conference on 3 July, Dustin Lee of the Criminal Investigation Bureau's (CIB) International Crimes Division said they began tracking down the gang members after the container, labelled as carryin
  • Asian box lines launch new service
    Emirates Shipping Line (ESL), ASEAN Sea Line (ASL) and Pacific International Line (PIL) have launched a new service connecting China, the Philippines, and Vietnam. Subic Bay International Terminals (SBITC), International Container Terminal Services, Inc.'s (ICTSI's) operation in the Philippines recently received the first vessel of the new service, Danum 175. The 1,200 TEU boxship called the Port
  • New report reveals extent of illegal fees for seafarer recruitment
    A research report and survey conducted by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) and maritime welfare charity, The Mission to Seafarers (MtS), highlighted the extent of unlawful recruiting fees and charges billed against seafarers in violation of the Maritime Labour Convention. The report, titled 'Survey on Fees and Charges for Seafarer Recruitment or Placement,' sheds light on cases where seafa
  • cargo-partner opens new logistics facility in Türkiye
    International transport and logistics provider cargo-partner has opened a new iLogistics Center with 20,000 m² of warehouse space in Istanbul, Türkiye. The new facility is located close to the new Istanbul airport and the region's main seaports, and connected to Europe via North Marmara Highway. Moreover, the warehouse will have a total storage area of 20,000 m², including 5,850 m² of bonded ware
  • MSC establishes new office building in UK
    MSC expanded its head office in Ipswich in the United Kingdom with an additional office building. The official opening day was on 3 July 2023. The new 17,500 m² facility is expected to provide additional office space along with a staff restaurant and informal meeting area. MSC pointed out that this is the fourth office building of the company in the United Kingdom within Ransomes Europark and Suf
  • CMA CGM upgrades service connecting Greece, Egypt, Türkiye and Libya
    CMA CGM has decided to reshuffle GTL - Greece Türkiye Libya Express service, which will now also include Egypt, with a new rotation duration being extended from 21 to 28 days. The updated GTL service will launch on 10 July 2023 with the vessel Mayfield. GTL will be operated by four vessels with 1,200 TEU capacity each, while the service's frequency will be weekly. The port rotation of the service
  • Court of Appeals finds Stolt Tank Containers and Deltech liable in MSC Flaminia fire case
    Stolt-Nielsen reported that the Court of Appeals has affirmed by two to one, in all material respects the ruling on liability from 2018 by the US District Court for the Southern District of New York regarding the 2012 incident on board the MSC Flaminia. Stolt Tank Containers BV has been found at fault for 45% together with Deltech for 55%. Stolt-Nielsen expressed its disappointment with the decis
  • India's Mundra port berths MSC giant container ship
    Mundra Port, the flagship port of Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ), berthed the 399 metres long and 54 metres wide vessel, MSC Hamburg. The 2015-built container ship was anchored at the Indian port on 2 July 2023. MSC Hamburg has a carrying capacity of 15,908 TEUs and its current draught is reported to be 12 meters. Meanwhile, the port of Mundra has resumed all its services after the

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Splash web site
JULY 4, 2023
  • Subsea 7 and EnBW eye wind-to-hydrogen projects
    Subsea 7 has teamed up with German energy group Energie Baden-Württemberg (EnBW) to study several offshore wind-powered hydrogen production concepts. Under a memorandum of understanding the two partners will explore the technical and commercial elements of green offshore hydrogen production, from both pilot and commercial scale facilities, considering bottom-fixed and floating options. EnBW will
  • Engie and EDP venture reveals Australian offshore wind scheme
    Ocean Winds, a joint venture between France's Engie and Portuguese electric utilities company EDP, has applied to develop offshore wind projects off the coast of Victoria, Australia. The joint venture is looking to build three wind farms totalling close to 4 GW in the Gippsland area declared as Australia's first offshore wind zone. The duo ...
  • DOF, Solstad, Eidesvik partnering with Norwegian Shipowners' Association in alternative fuels study
    The Norwegian Shipowners' Association has commissioned an analysis of alternative fuels from SINTEF Ocean in association with offshore shipping companies DOF, Solstad, and Eidesvik The study will analyse and provide recommendations for platform supply vessels (PSVs), anchor-handling tug supply vessels (AHTS), and construction support vessels (CSVs). The Norwegian Shipowners' Association is the cl
  • Four dead and nearly 20 injured in Bangladesh tanker blasts
    Four people have been killed and nearly 20 injured on a blast-hit Bangladeshi product tanker. The 2012-built Shagor Nandini-2 suffered an explosion and fire in its superstructure in the Sugandha River in Jhalokati on Saturday, resulting in the deaths of four crewmembers and five more being injured. A second blast occurred on Monday, triggering a ...
  • Volvo Cars switches to renewable fuels for container shipping
    Swedish car manufacturer Volvo has decided to transport material for the production of its vehicles across the world's oceans mostly on container ships using renewable fuels. Volvo Cars said that it transports tens of thousands of containers of production material each year and that the switch would achieve an immediate reduction in fossil CO2 emissions ...
  • Toyo Kaiun and Argenmar bulkers collide in Argentina
    Two handysize bulk carriers collided Sunday night while transiting the Paraná River in Argentina. The incident involved the 29,100 dwt Argentina-flagged Argenmar Mistral and the 35,500 dwt Panama-flagged ES Vanquish at kilometre 313 in the middle of the navigation channel in Ramallo. The Argenmar-owned 170-m-long bulker was proceeding upstream on its way from Bahía Blanca ...
  • Amogy and Southwind form offshore wind pact
    Amogy, an American startup focused on developing ammonia-powered ships, and Southwind have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore joint opportunities in the offshore wind market. Amogy said in a statement that the two would use the MoU to establish a foundation for future collaboration and explore joint opportunities for mutual promotion and advocate ...
  • No contract progress as Canada port strike enters fourth day
    There is still minimal congestion to report at the ports of Vancouver and Prince Rupert where unionised dockworkers are preparing for a fourth day of strikes with little sign of negotiations with employers making any progress. Canada's branch of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) started the strike at the two west coast ports ...
  • Of LevelSeas and Enron Online
    In his monthly column, Pierre Aury discusses the missed opportunities on shipping's digitalisation path. Common wisdom has it that shipping is conservative. And it probably is in a number of ways like "my word is (still) my bond" or for huge sums of money being wired across the globe with no signed contract but it ...
  • GoodBulk offloads another cape
    John Michael Radziwill-led GoodBulk's ongoing fleet sale shows no sign of easing off amid a depressed dry bulk scene. Multiple broking reports note that the Monaco-based outfit has sold a second 2011-built cape in the space of just a couple of weeks, letting go of the 180,000 dwt, a ship built at Hanjin ...
  • Hapag-Lloyd faces US shipper complaint
    Fruit juice importer and broker Rahal International has filed a complaint with the US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) against Germany's Hapag-Lloyd over unreasonable charging practices, adding to an abundance of grievances filed versus ocean carriers. Lawyers for Rahal argue that between April and June 2022, Hapag-Lloyd created logistical paralysis at the port of New York ...
  • Container newbuild avalanche sets new records
    New containership deliveries in June reached 277,873 teu, setting a new record for the highest level of new vessel capacity delivered in a single month, according to data from Asia-based box watchers Linerlytica. The total number of new ships delivered in the first six months of the year has reached 148 units for 975,344 teu ...
  • UK adds shipping to its emission trading scheme
    The UK has followed the European Union in including shipping in the kingdom's expanding emission trading scheme (ETS). From 2026 domestic shipping will be included in the UK's ETS. The scheme will apply to vessels of 5,000 gt and above. A statement from the government stated yesterday: "The decisions taken here will not only put ...
  • Report reveals extent of illegal fees for seafarer recruitment
    The extent of illegal recruitment fees and charges being levied on seafarers, in violation of the Maritime Labour Convention, has been revealed in a research report and survey produced by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) welfare charity, The Mission to Seafarers (MtS). The report shines a light on instances in which seafarers are being forced ...
  • Largest suction sail installation to date
    Spain's bound4blue has installed two very tall eSAILs on Dutch flagged Eems Traveller, a 2,850 dwt general cargo vessel owned by Amasus. The eSAIL system, categorised as a suction sail, is based on the use of a thick aerodynamic profile and smart suction to increase the propulsive efficiency, resulting in a system that produces seven ...
  • Jan De Nul and Hellenic Cables secure wind cabling contract in Germany
    Belgian marine contractor Jan De Nul and Greece's Hellenic Cables, part of Cenergy Holdings, have won a contract from TenneT for turnkey delivery of three grid connection cables for offshore wind farms in Germany. The cables will connect the wind farms set to be developed in so-called zones N-3.7 and N-3.8 to the DolWin Kappa ...
  • BW Offshore's FPSO in Nigeria gets one more extension
    Floater specialist BW Offshore has agreed a one-month charter extension with Eni's Nigerian arm Agip Exploration for the Abo floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel. The Oslo-listed company said the charter for the 1976-built vessel had been extended until July 31, 2023. The FPSO has been operating on the Abo field since the beginning ...

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Lloyd's List web site
JULY 4, 2023
  • Customers pushing decarbonisation in freight sector
    Forwarders and logistics service providers are increasingly recording the carbon emissions of freight movements. Smaller companies may struggle to invest...
  • ILWU accuses employers of walking out of Canada labour talks
    Both sides have dug their heels in over the issue of maintenance. Union has called for direct talks with employer...
  • Environmental groups say IMO talks 'already failing' as climate change targets fall short
    International Maritime Organization hears that self-interest is driving the working group debate, which began today behind closed doors. It is...
  • P&I: Corner turned, but further to go
    Consensus predicts fifth year of hefty rate hikes, as clubs struggle with back year deterioration
  • Australian coal to China picks up strongly
    Risks to demand remain as the Chinese economic recovery has not been as strong as expected following the end of...
  • Tanker sales stagnate while values remain elevated
    With few modern crude oil and product tankers coming on to the market for sale, shipowners' interest in newbuildings is...
  • Oil cap further deepens Baltic, Black Sea and Pacific port tanker divide
    Greek-owned tankers comprise half of tankers calling at the five Baltic and Black Sea ports, where oil is sold below...
  • Costamare acquires capesize brace from GoodBulk
    Prior to first capesize purchases, Greek owner has established a presence in the segment through new chartering-in platform Costamare Bulkers
  • Dominik Schneiter takes leadership at WinGD
    Outgoing chief executive Klaus Heim has overseen WinGD's commitment to cutting-edge technologies and partnership with shipowners in decarbonisation efforts
  • Developing countries pushing back on GHG levy at IMO
    China, Saudi Arabia and Brazil were among the IMO member states opposing a flat greenhouse gas levy for shipping, as...
  • Seafarer recruitment fees reveal the dark side of crewing
    Seafarers' mental health is being put at risk by payment of hefty recruitment fees. Recruitment agents' demanding fees could seriously...
  • The week in newbuildings: Orders valued at almost $2bn signed
    Mystery owner orders four large car and truck carriers at South Korean shipyard, which boosts the total vehicle carrier orderbook...
  • Box shipping shows IMO what can be done
    Policy makers are struggling to move the dial on decarbonisation. But most major carriers have targets of net zero by...
  • NYK joins Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation
    NYK plans to put an ammonia-fuelled tugboat in operation in 2024 and deliver an oceangoing ammonia-fuelled ammonia gas carrier by...
  • Cosco Shipping Holdings posts stronger than anticipated earnings
    Net profit in the second quarter was estimated at about 9.5bn yuan ($1.3bn) beating analysts' forecasts, as spot freight rates...
  • Daily Briefing
    Why shipping's carbon targets will ultimately come down to climate finance | China calls for 'by or around mid-century' decarbonisation...

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The Journal of Commerce web site
JULY 4, 2023
  • Vancouver, Prince Rupert face protracted port strike as talk stalemate
    Canadian business groups are pleading for Parliament to return to Ottawa and pass back-to-work legislation, but it will be days before the upper and lower houses are likely able to pass if they heed the call.
  • Maersk warns of hefty Asia-Europe rate hike from July 31
    The carrier is attempting to stem the spot rate slide in a weak demand-high-capacity environment that has seen freight prices fall more than 80% from the record highs of early last year.
  • Shipping industry braced for extended strike at BC ports
    The pressure is on the Trudeau government to use its political capital to force a deal between employers and longshore workers at the ports of Vancouver and Prince Rupert after the latter began a strike Saturday.
  • Teamster workers ratify ABF contract, UPS deal draws closer
    The ABF-Teamsters contract is the first of three major negotiations the union is conducting this summer to make it past the finish line, with UPS and TForce Freight talks still ongoing.

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TradeWinds web site
JULY 4, 2023
  • Green groups issue warning over Hong Kong Convention
    International recycling regulation not up to scratch say environmentalits
  • d'Amico International kicks off share buyback after stock split
    Italian tanker owner makes a start on potential €45m programme
  • EU 'must expand approved list' as scrap numbers fall in 2023
    Broker Ed McIlvaney's six-month recycling round-up shows drop from 258 ships last year to 221
  • Greeks bet big on bulkers as counter-cyclical investment trend emerges
    Greek shipowners flush with cash pile in to dry bulk stocks, newbuildings and secondhand vessels
  • Dryad Global co-founder Munro Anderson moves into war risk insurance with Pen
    Maritime security expert becomes head of operations at underwriter's Vessel Protect operation
  • Methanol dual-fuel newbuilding orders top those for LNG in June
    Tankers make move to methanol as marine fuelling mix starts to widen
  • Greener, leaner and bigger: How a newbuilding deluge will change the container shipping landscape
    The landscape will be different once a flood of deliveries recedes
  • CMA CGM kicks off shirt sponsorship deal with home town club Marseille
    French container line strikes two-year deal as part of wider drive into sports partnerships
  • Cosmoship keeps secondhand market busy with container ship purchases
    Greek shipowner wastes no time in reinvesting proceeds of its newbuilding sales
  • Cargo vessel hit by Cameroon kidnapping also suffered abduction in 2017
    Six crew were taken from Congo-owned ship on 30 June, but this was not its first pirate attack
  • Bound4blue carries out biggest-ever suction sail retrofit on Amasus MPP
    Spanish company installs two 17-metre systems on Dutch vessel
  • Greece's Evalend Shipping strikes rare LR1 tanker deal as two-year fleet renewal spree rolls on
    Company orders four newbuildings worth more than $200m at Yangzijiang Shipbuilding
  • Toyo Kaiun and Argenmar bulkers bashed in collision in Parana River
    Handysizes clashed in Argentina but no injuries reported
  • Four killed as tanker hit by two blasts two days apart in Bangladesh
    More crew injured after explosions on the Shagor Nandini-2
  • 'Shipping needs the political will' to secure carbon consensus, says Ardmore's Anthony Gurnee
    Chief exec calls on regulators to plot a 'workable, sensible' path to cutting emissions
  • Seafarers charged up to $7,500 for jobs with shipping firms
    New study adds to weight of evidence suggesting that illegal demands for payments remain a key issue for the shipping industry
  • Expanding Oil Brokerage joins Baltic tanker panel
    London-based OB announces new hires from Clarksons and GNMTC as part of rapid expansion
  • Tanker S&P screeches to a halt amid soaring asset values
    First a slowdown, then a trickle - no fresh tanker sales reported in almost a week
  • NYK Line to partner with Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation
    Shipowning giant first Japan-headquartered strategic partner to team up with Singapore-based organisation
  • SK Shipping exits LR2 segment with the sale of the Hyundai-built Pro Triumph
    Tristar Eships says reports that it is the buyer are incorrect
  • Major shipowners commit to 'book and claim' system for voluntary green freight market
    Oldendorff Carriers, Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express among those pursue inserting mechanism but acknowledge challenges
  • Lila Global's Steve Kunzer talks strategy to reach 70-plus ships
    Chief executive tells TradeWinds the focus will be on younger vessels, with investments made across sectors

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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
In the first three months of 2024, container traffic in German ports increased by 5.2%
The overall volume of goods decreased by -1.1%
US Secretary to the Navy enthusiastic about the acquisition of Philly Shipyard by Hanwha
US Secretary to the Navy enthusiastic about the acquisition of Philly Shipyard by Hanwha
He is the first Korean shipbuilder to land on American shores and-he specified-I am sure it will not be the last
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)
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
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
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
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Departure ports
Arrival ports by:
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- country
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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
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
MSC ready to acquire 15% of ADR in Genoa Airport
The shipowner group has submitted a binding proposal to buy
Fincantieri will build a fourth NFS submarine for the Italian Navy Navy
Commits of the value of 500 million euros
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.
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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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
They rise to 88 the companies associated with Assiterminal
Membership of seven new companies
Brothers Cosulich acquired the genovese Slavetti Enzo
It operates in the field of production and sales of hardware products for the shipbuilding and nautical industry
Likely sinking of the renaissance Tutor attacked by the Houthis
Signaled the sighting at sea of debris and hydrocarbon chiaths
EU Council agrees to its position on new regulation on the European Maritime Safety Agency
Also adopted the general approach on the regulation on the use of the capacity of the railway infrastructure
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