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22 July 2024 - Year XXVIII
Independent journal on economy and transport policy
23:20 GMT+2
July 10, 2023

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Exim India web site
JULY 10, 2023
  • Interasia Lines expands presence with new branch opening in Gandhidham, Gujarat
  • Able Shipping enters 23rd year of successful operations
  • HTOA thanks Maharashtra Transport Commissioner's office for facilitating single window online ODC permission process
  • Revised GHG reduction strategy for global shipping adopted
  • South East CEO Conclave & Awards 2023 to see record participation
  • Govt to grant private sector access to PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan
  • Baltic Exchange Market Report (7 July 2023)
  • New EDFC line launched
  • Export Examination Clusters created at Nhava Sheva
  • Mandatory container pick up based on identity at Antwerp port from January
  • Global container shipping outlook: Pressure mounts amid flood of new capacity
  • Exim Integrated Club Mumbai celebrates 5th Get-Together & Networking Meet
  • India's rice export prices at fresh five-year peak
  • Middle class seen doubling & boosting Indian market
  • Suez Canal announces rebates

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The Loadstar web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • Carriers run out of niche trades as pressure grows and freight rates tumble
  • No kidding, folks - MSC's 'erratic M&A journey' makes a splash
  • Canada west coast port strike yet to bite - but it will
  • Airfreight rates: have we hit the bottom yet - if not, when?
  • State funding of $1.5bn allocated to Californian port improvement projects
  • MEPC 80: 2030 green target 'watered down' to become 'an indicative checkpoint'
  • High inflation and interest rates, but 'the numbers still add up for box shipping'
  • Lufthansa Cargo debuts fleet of new certified fire-resistant ULDs

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Marine Log web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • VIDEO: Port Newark ship fire continues to burn
    The deadly car carrier fire aboard the Grimaldi Deep Sea RO/RO vessel Grande Costa d'Avorio that cost two Newark firefighters their lives continued to burn today and seemed likely to continue burning
  • California ports awarded $1.5 billion in state infrastructure upgrade grants
    Port officials across California were posing with giant checks yesterday as Gov. Gavin Newsom announced an investment of more than $1.5 billion in California ports - including approximately $450 million for zero-emission
  • MEPC 80 sets new GHG reduction targets for shipping
    This week's meeting of the International Maritime Organization's Marine Environmental Protection Committee (MEPC 80) saw member states adopt the 2023 IMO Strategy on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships. The strategy fell
  • BP puts $10 million into green methanol start-up WasteFuel
    Energy major BP has plans to deliver a 100,000 barrels of biofuel a day by 2030 to help decarbonize transportation. That target was announced yesterday by BP's vice president of next generation

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Container News web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • Salvage operation of Pangaon Express yet to begin
    The charterer of the container vessel Pangaon Express could not start salvage operation of the ship, which sunk on 6 July after leaving Chittagong port towards Dhaka, due to rough sea and long swell waves. Captain Faridul Alam, deputy conservator of the Chittagong Port Authority (CPA), said the ship is lying in a listed position. He noted that there is no more containers overboard after the three
  • CMA CGM revises congestion surcharge in Algerian ports
    CMA CGM has announced revised port congestion surcharges (PCS) in Algeria's ports of Oran and Alger due to continuing delays in between congestion/waiting time plus berth time on the current vessels berthing sequences. As a result, laden cargo lead-time is being increased, empty equipment re-loading / repositioning frequency is affected and operating costs are rising, according to the French ocea
  • Clarksons: Mixed trends in long-haul container trades
    High retail inventories in the United States mean little upside to Transpacific freight rates in the short term, according to a report issued by Clarksons. The UK shipbroking group said that while Asia-Europe westbound volumes saw growth of 8% and Transpacific volumes grew a startling 18% in 2021, 2022 saw things turn, at first gradually and then more dramatically in the second half of 2022. In t
  • BIMCO applauds IMO strategy on GHG reductions from ships
    International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has decided that by 2040, the world fleet must have reduced its total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by more than 70% compared to 2008 levels. The world's largest direct-membership organisation for ship owners, charterers, shipbrokers and agents, BIMCO has described this decision as "groundbreaking", noting that the newly adopted IMO GHG reduction strateg
  • ONE CEO Jeremy Nixon: Seaspan investment is synergistic
    Ocean Network Express (ONE) CEO Jeremy Nixon said today that the pan-Japanese liner operator's acquisition of a 28.5% stake in Atlas Corp., the parent company of Seaspan Corporation, is a purely financial transaction, but also a strategic move as Seaspan will become ONE's largest tonnage provider. Currently, 12% of ONE's chartered ships are from Seaspan but this will go up to 25% when newbuilding
  • Fire aboard cargo ship docked at Port Newark kills two firefighters
    A fire broke out on the 10th floor of a cargo ship docked at Corbin and Marsh streets at around 9:30 p.m. (local time) on 5 July in Port Newark in the United States. There have been two fatalities and six injuries sustained due to responding to the fire aboard the vessel. Firefighting crews worked to extinguish the fire, both from the pier, and from waterside, while crew members worked to gain ac
  • MAN Energy Solutions, Hapag-Lloyd and Seaspan partner on methanol engine retrofit
    MAN Energy Solutions has signed a Conversion Commitment Agreement with Seaspan Corporation, in collaboration with Hapag-Lloyd. According to the agreement, MAN PrimeServ, MAN Energy Solutions' after-sales division, will deliver 15 engine retrofit solutions for conversion of vessels powered by individual MAN B&W S90-type fuel-oil-powered engines from the Seaspan and Hapag-Lloyd fleets to dual-fuel
  • New storage space for additional 3,500 cars at Port of Koper
    The Port of Koper is introducing a new storage space for an additional 3,500 vehicles at the car terminal. In particular, the value of the construction work amounted to around US$5.7 million and the total investment to approximately US$8 million. More specifically, the new investment has increased the port area by 68,000 m², while the storage capacity of the Car Terminal now stands at 46,500 vehi
  • Valenciaport calls for tenders for new electrical substation
    Valenciaport has put out to tender the construction of the first of two planned electrical substations, which are expected to allow ships docking in Valencia to turn off their engines and connect to the electricity grid, thereby ceasing to consume fossil fuels and emit CO2 into the atmosphere. The new infrastructure is expected to make the Spanish port an even more effective site by decreasing th
  • Strike continues in Canadian ports; federal mediators to intervene in negotiations
    The strike of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Canada is still underway, as the negotiations have not come to an agreement yet. ILWU Canada commenced legal strike action against the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) on 1 July. The discussions and negotiations between the two organisations never stopped but have no positive development yet. Negotiations
  • MABUX expects global bunker indices to continue slight increase
    The worldwide Marine Bunker Exchange (MABUX) indexes have shown a moderate increase as of the 27th week of the year. The 380 HSFO index increased to US$499/MT, the VLSFO index rose to US$608/MT and the MGO index climbed to US$803/MT. "At the time of writing, the uptrend continued to prevail in the market," pointed out a MABUX representative in the latest report. The Global Scrubber Spread (SS), w
  • Major maritime companies to develop book and claim approaches aiming to accelerate shipping decarbonisation
    Nine key players across the maritime value chain have issued a joint statement expressing their commitment to developing and implementing robust book and claim chain of custody systems to accelerate the early phases of the decarbonisation of the shipping industry. The signatories of the joint statement are Aspen Shipping Decarbonization Initiative, DHL Global Forwarding, Hapag Lloyd, Kuehne + Nag

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Splash web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • COSCO and PetroChina back at Hudong-Zhonghua for more LNG carriers
    COSCO Shipping and PetroChina are returning to CSSC-affiliated Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding for two additional 174,000 cu m liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier newbuilds. The ships will be built for joint venture firm United Liquefied Gas Shipping and delivered in 2025 and 2026. The carriers, that will serve the trade needs of PetroChina and its subsidiaries, come ...
  • 'Vague and non-committal': MEPC green targets text comes in for fierce criticism
    The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has agreed on a revised strategy to decarbonise the global shipping industry. The agreement will be formally adopted today but no further changes are expected by delegates. The loose wording in the near finalised document doing the rounds at IMO headquarters will disappoint many Western nations and environmentalists who had ...
  • Iino Lines to install Norsepower rotor sail on coal carrier
    Japanese shipping line Iino Kaiun Kaisha (Iino Lines) and J-Power have agreed to install Norsepower's rotor sail on the 2016-built dedicated coal carrier . This is the first time ever that a Norsepower rotor sail has been installed on a dedicated coal carrier. The installation will take place in the third quarter of 2024. The ...
  • California investing $1.5bn in port infrastructure projects
    California has announced an investment of more than $1.5bn which would enhance the operations of several ports in the US state. Around $1.2bn will fund 15 projects creating an estimated 20,000 jobs and increasing the capacity to move goods throughout the state's global trade gateways while lessening environmental impacts on neighbouring communities. Projects receiving funding ...
  • Iran seizes chemical tanker
    Iran's Revolutionary Guards seized a Tanzanian flagged chemical tanker yesterday, 24 hours after Iran had attempted to detain two other ships. The Nada II was widely suspected of being engaged in smuggling activity. On Wednesday, the US Navy intervened to stop Iran from seizing two oil tankers in international waters in the Gulf of Oman.
  • Next year's EU ETS bill will cost shipping more than $3bn
    The European Union's Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (EU MRV) dataset for shipping's European CO2 emissions for the year 2022 has just been published, with the data highlighting some significant year-on-year changes from 2021 despite the shipping industry as a whole showing a modest reduction in emissions. The EU MRV regulation requires all ships exceeding 5,000 ...

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Lloyd's List web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • Danaos 'disappointed' with Eagle Bulk's response, denies making an 'actual offer' for Oaktree stake
    Danaos provides response to letter sent by Eagle's board chair Paul Leand Jr, where he rebuffed the former's public criticism...
  • Shipping's climate compromise keeps 1.5°C alive, for now
    The IMO's loosely worded climate targets fall short of keeping shipping aligned with the 1.5°C Paris Agreement temperature goal, but they...
  • European lenders dip below 50% of bank finance to shipping for first time
    Petrofin Research ship finance index unchanged but new loan production is 'weak,' as industry struggles to meet new credit criteria
  • Containership sector's closer relationship with class is crucial, says Lloyd's Register
    Class is expanding its role to be not just the voice of safety and technical matters, but also to provide...
  • California ports net $1.2bn in green funding
    Large investment by the state of California allocates about $450m to zero-emission projects. The port of Long Beach was the...
  • UK extends state support for innovation in maritime decarbonisation
    Ratings union RMT criticises scheme as not linked to seafarer training
  • What happens next - shipping's decarbonisation strategy explained
    The IMO's revised greenhouse gas strategy commits the industry to a rapid process of decarbonisation that will require further diplomatic...
  • Seanergy says charterer 'reluctance' to comply with speed caps is contributing to weaker bulker rates
    Nasdaq-listed owner adds first newcastlemax to fleet under bareboat deal with purchase option
  • Japanese operator to install rotor sail on dedicated coal carrier
    Both IINO Lines and Electric Power Development Co have made a commitment to sustainability, and see rotor sails and other...
  • No ships registered for Ukraine grain deal in over a week
    There are just three ships loading at one of Ukraine's export hubs, with the deal set to expire on July...
  • Offshore wind vessel orderbook continues growth trend
    Clarksons expects about $8bn to be spent on new vessels servicing the offshore wind sector this year, with the total...
  • IMO's revised GHG strategy sparks mixed reactions
    Historic revision of greenhouse gas emission reduction targets by the IMO has been welcomed as an 'ambitious compromise' allowing rapid...
  • Cosco Shipping Energy Transportation forecasts a 1,397% profit surge in the first half
    Growing transportation demand and high freight rates contributed to surging profit
  • The Lloyd's List Podcast: A mid-year markets health check for shipping
    The Lloyd's List traditional mid-year health check on shipping's core sectors highlighted a few underlying conditions in box and bulk...
  • Governments commit to compromised climate targets for shipping
    After intensive negotiations, the 175 member states of the IMO have agreed to decarbonise the global shipping industry by 2050...
  • Container volume declines stabilise but rates still slump
    Box lines need a strong peak season to boost revenues. But, retailers are sitting on unsold stock and consumers are...
  • HFW highlights key London shipping law decisions
    Law firm's annual review summarises key developments in 11 jurisdictions
  • P&O Ferries extends North Sea charters
    Ferry operator has extended charters on three vessels for three years. Move will secure trade lane between Tilbury, Teesport and...
  • Daily Briefing
    Hydrogen wars intensify with US' new $1bn initiative | IMO inches closer to agreement on GHG strategy revision | Greeks...

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The Journal of Commerce web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • US trucking companies adds jobs, but employees work fewer hours
    For-hire trucking companies have been expanding their workforce since February, but a soft freight market is cutting into weekly hours worked by drivers and dockworkers, BLS data shows.
  • Prior NY-NJ empty container woes linked to FMC complaint against Hapag-Lloyd
    The carrier is the target of another shipper complaint regarding demurrage and detention fees, this time the indirect result of empty container congestion at the Port of New York and New Jersey.
  • US imports building toward August peak, but labor concerns weigh: retailers
    The Global Port Tracker says prospects for a recession in the second half of the year are dimming and imports should increase as consumer demand ticks up and retailers reduce the inventory overhang that has kept warehouses full over the past year.
  • Revised IMO emissions targets set clear timeline: shipping groups
    The London meeting of the IMO's environment committee has upgraded its emissions goals, but it is only the starting point in a long and difficult decarbonization journey.
  • US House bills keep shipping reform effort alive even after freight rate plunge
    Although there remain multiple obstacles to further legislation being signed into law, bipartisan support that shipping reform attracted in 2021 and 2022 has led to a situation in which certain additional provisions stand at least a 50-50 chance of being enacted this year, writes Peter Tirschwell.
  • Knight-Swift commits to LTL expansion amid soft truckload demand
    The largest US truckload operator will continue to add terminals to its LTL network as it absorbs truckload carrier U.S. Xpress.
  • Strategic investment underpins ONE's 'sustainable profitability' target: Nixon
    The Singapore-based carrier's multi-billion-dollar investment plan into terminals, new ships and decarbonization is meant to secure the right assets in the right areas to keep it in the black.
  • Singapore port body joins cross-industry decarbonization alliance
    Deeper public-private sector collaboration between global maritime industry players and the MPA will unlock key investments across the Indian and Pacific oceans, Lloyd's Register believes.

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TradeWinds web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • Grimaldi ro-ro fire may burn for days, official says
    Fire has had minimal impact on flow of cargo in and out of Newark, director of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says
  • Shipping braces for $3.4bn - and rising - EU carbon trading bill
    Owners operating in European Union waters are offered help to cope with carbon allowance expenses, red tape - and maybe even to make some money off them on the side
  • US judge fines Solvang's Clipper Shipping in pollution coverup
    Criminal case focused on dumping of oily bilge water off Togo and then failing to report it
  • Podcast: How IMO's decision on shipping's carbon still leaves Paris Agreement goals within reach
    Audio edition of Green Seas talks to UCL Energy Institute Tristan Smith about new global greenhouse gas targets
  • Editor's Selection: IMO misses open goal, counter-cyclical Greeks buy into dry bulk and Iran snares tanker
    A snapshot at some of the highlights of TradeWinds' news coverage this week
  • ONE to double tonnage taken from Seaspan Corp over 12 months
    CEO Jeremy Nixon believes closer relations will not 'destabilise' Seaspan's dealings with other lines
  • Ponant seeks yard to build unique sun, hydrogen and sail-powered cruise ship
    French player says new design will be in service by 2030
  • NSML switches to upskilling seafarers after 'Nigerianisation'
    Company is working towards its first female captain and has a large pool of cadets coming through
  • ONE to double tonnage taken from Seaspan over 12 months
    CEO Jeremy Nixon believes closer relations will not 'destabilise' Seaspan's dealings with others lines
  • Tankers and gas get 'top marks' in Clarksons half-term report as more growth predicted
    UK shipbroker expecting 2.3% increase in trade volumes in 2023
  • Scandinavian shipping groups cheer IMO's net zero 'at or around' 2050 agreement
    Norwegian shipowners call deal 'historic', while Danes say agreement has everything they worked for
  • Shipowners will do 'everything possible' to achieve new IMO goals
    The United Nations shipping regulator urged to adopt levy on carbon emissions to help shipowners fund new technology and fuels
  • Shipping braces for $3.4bn - and rising - carbon trading bill
    Owners operating in European Union waters are offered help to cope with carbon allowance expenses, red tape - and maybe even to make some money off them on the side
  • Cosco has last laugh as it steps up car exports on wood pulp ships
    Chinese giant's innovative move looks to have paid off, despite some industry observers being somewhat sniffy
  • Niels Stolt-Nielsen tackles 'horrible' Flaminia fall-out amid tanker IPO questions
    Shipping executive tells analysts $155m court ruling will not affect investment or listing plans
  • Esvagt and Orsted ink second of world's first methanol wind farm ship series
    Danish owner and compatriot energy company will take delivery of latest wind farm ship in 2026
  • LNG carrier S&P action: Natural peak or emerging market?
    After a record-breaking 12 months, 2023 appears to be following suit with a buoyant first half
  • Hoegh Autoliners bags record rate as car carriers make hay
    Norwegian shipowner says the second quarter average of $75 per cbm was the best yet
  • IMO lines up carbon pricing mechanism commitment by 2025
    Decarbonisation targets will also be reviewed every five years after criticism they fall short
  • He said, he said: Danaos denies formal bid for Oaktree's Eagle Bulk shares, pitches services
    Greek company changes filing status to more aggressive stance, tells how it might seek to improve Connecticut company
  • IMO commits to carbon pricing mechanism by 2025
    Decarbonisation targets will also be reviewed every five years after criticism they fall short
  • The widening gap between Oslo shipping stock winners and losers
    Some sectors were up and others down in the first half of 2023 amid macroeconomic fears
  • Iran seizes chemical tanker in Gulf, a day after two failed attempts
    US Navy decides not to intervene as vessel seized on suspicion of smuggling activities
  • Crew rescued as partially submerged cargo ship lists heavily off Bangladesh
    Three containers lost in incident in the Bay of Bengal
  • Nigeria LNG's ship management arm starts estimating CII ratings
    NSML believes in efficiencies and upgrades but says ultimately it is 'only a matter of time' before fleet renewal beckons for steamships
  • North Sea charterers breathe sigh of relief as AHTS market returns to normality
    Rates of $39,000 per day said to be more palatable for oil companies than last year's spike
  • He said, he said: Danaos denies formal bid for Oaktree's Eagle shares, pitches services
    Greek company changes filing status to more-aggressive stance, tells how it might seek to improve Connecticut company
  • North Star bags bonus deal as new SOV delivered three months early
    New contract awarded to Vard-built vessel by SSE Renewables
  • OSV boss among the best 'value for money' CEOs on SGX, says analyst
    Salaries of top executives at most Singapore shipping and maritime companies said to be justified

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American Shipper web site
JULY 7, 2023
  • Ship queues mount as dockworker strike in Canada drags on
    U.S. imports via Canadian ports face rising fallout as the war of words escalates between dockworkers and employers.
  • Western Global pilots pursue 1st union contract amid financial turmoil
    Cargo pilots at Western Global Airlines are in the difficult position of negotiating their first collective bargaining agreement as questions mount about the company's ability to stay in business.
  • Car carrier blaze in New Jersey port will burn 'for a couple more days'
    New Jersey container imports are unscathed "so far" but the port's automobile trade faces fallout from the ongoing fire.
  • The legendary voyages of 2 steamships in their glory days
    An article published in the July issue of American Shipper in 1975 tells the stories of two steamships when they ruled the seas. The stories are full of adventure, mishaps and big wins, giving a glimpse into the life of a sailor in the late 1880s.
  • Canada's dockworkers strike impacts freight rail operations
    As the labor strike continues at the ports of Vancouver and Prince Rupert, Class I railroads are taking steps to ensure that their networks face minimal disruptions.

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No from the Government of London to a state guarantee on new loans requested by Harland & Wolff
"The market is in the best position to resolve the business issues faced by the company," he said.
In the port of Naples, the work of strengthening the dam foranea Duke d' Aosta is initiated.
Danish Norden buys Norwegian Norlat Shipping
Is specialized in the maritime transport of forest products
Meyer Werft confirms the possibility of implementing the restructuring of the navalmechanical group
Meyer Werft confirms the possibility of implementing the restructuring of the navalmechanical group
Announced the definition of a draft of a plan that is expected to be completed in 2028
IBIA, the current carbon intensity indicator of the IMO penalises the bunkerage business
Submitted a proposal to change the CII ahead of the next session of the MEPC
COSCO Shipping Ports, in June new historical record of monthly container traffic
Hong Kong
In the April-June period of this year, a new quarterly record was also recorded
Slight quarterly and semester growth of container traffic in the port of Algeciras
New locomotives for transalpine transport of SBB Cargo International
Munich of Bavaria
Order to Siemens Mobility
New historical record of monthly container traffic in the port of Barcelona
Also recorded new maximum spikes of quarterly and semi-annual containerized volumes
New historical record of monthly container traffic in the port of Barcelona
In the second quarter, freight traffic in the Antwerp-Zeegrugge port system grew by 4% percent.
In the second quarter, freight traffic in the Antwerp-Zeegrugge port system grew by 4% percent.
The containers were equal to almost 3.4 million teu (+ 2%)
Port of Rotterdam, in recovery of container traffic in the second quarter
Port of Rotterdam, in recovery of container traffic in the second quarter
In the second half of the year, volumes are expected to rise in other market segments.
CMA CGM accords with Google to apply artificial intelligence to group operations
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Los Angeles grew by 14.4%
Los Angeles
ABB's earnings growth while falling orders
Increase in commits in the maritime, port and chemical sectors
Assiterminal, use EU ETS funds for investment in infrastructure and new equipment for port businesses
Assiterminal, use EU ETS funds for investment in infrastructure and new equipment for port businesses
The trade unions are abandoning the confrontational drift on the Ccnl.
Marsa Maroc will operate two terminals in the Beninese port of Cotonou
The business will be held together with the new public-private company Bénin Manutentions
Clerc (Maersk) : The next few months will also be characterized by a containerized hold deficiency in the face of high demand
Agreement in Bahrain to set up a shipyard recycling yard
In May, the decline of naval traffic in the Suez Canal was accentuated.
In May, the decline of naval traffic in the Suez Canal was accentuated.
The Cairo
The crossings of tankers have decreased by -41.5% and those of ships of other type by -59.4%
Cognolate is the new president of Assiterminal
Ferrari confirmed director of the association of port terminalists
The shareholders ' assembly of Assiterminal, who unanimously elected Tomaso Cognolate president of the association of terminalists ...
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
CIMAC has been accredited with consultative status at the International Maritime Organization
Frankfurt am Main
General cargo ship stopped and sanctioned by the Coast Guard of Genoa
Found serious breaches of European ship recycling law
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
Training of the personnel of the shipowner group to quantum computation
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.
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
New service of Bertani Transport for car rail transport between Chignolo Po and Cassino
Made a trip per week with the aim of doubling the frequency
Trafigura becomes sole proprietor of the High Heat Tankers
Acquired 50% of the capital in hand at Gearbulk
6.5% of the fleet in navigation is able to use alternative fuels or propulsions
Positive the second quarter of Wärstilä
Helsinki / Trieste / Rome
Accentuated growth in the maritime segment
Launched a ro-pax of Bluferries
From the beginning of next year, he will connect Villa San Giovanni with Messina
Fincantieri-Hera agreement for the optimisation of the waste cycle
Bologna / Rome
A newco will be established. The activity will be launched at the shipyard in Monfalcone
Japan's ENEOS cedes fleet of tankers and bulk carriers to a participating newco at 80% percent from NYK
The sale does not include ships for the transportation of crude oil
EU funds for 765 million euros at new railway line-Lyon
Also funded access to the Brenner Base Tunnel
Medtruck (MSC group), agreement with trade unions on salary and rights
In the next 15 days workers will be called upon to speak out on the deal.
Inaugurated the new intermodal rail link between the Central Tuscany Interport and the Darsena Toscana Terminal
On arrival in the port of La Spezia the naval means for the construction of the new pier cruises
The Spezia
They will be used for the consolidation of the seabed and prefabrication and laying of the casks
Rhenus has inaugurated two plants near Bologna and Milan.
New branches in Castel San Pietro and Casei Gerola
In June the Port of Long Beach sets a new container traffic record for this month
Long Beach
The EIB finances 90 million of the project of the Darsena Europa of the port of Livorno
Warriors : full political and financial support for its realization
Agreement between the AdSP of the Central Adriatic and the State Police for the prevention and contrast of cyber crimes
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 Tomaso Cognolato
Roma, 17 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
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