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November 21, 2023

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Exim India web site
NOVEMBER 21, 2023
  • Radiant Maritime India wins Bahri Line's Best Performance award for second consecutive year
  • Varamar and COSCO Shipping's ASL Shipping & Logistics enter into strategic commercial partnership
  • Efforts persist to improve India's Logistics Performance Index ranking
  • Rice export curbs seen continuing in 2024
  • India aims to lead the global maritime sector: Sonowal at mid-term review meeting
  • India-bound cargo ship seized in Red Sea; war risk premiums seen impacted
  • Cautious approach urged on IPEF pacts
  • Saudi Ports Authority developing new logistics parks
  • Second phase of Tema Port expansion dubbed "new era in Ghana's maritime industry"
  • Warning against fake OOCL software
  • CMA CGM PCS in South Africa ports (import)
  • Oilmeals export up 36 pc
  • India to be $7 trn economy by 2030: CEA
  • E-commerce exports to see huge surge: DGFT

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International Transport Journal web site
NOVEMBER 21, 2023
  • Characterised by cooperation
  • Belgian port reorganises train traffic
  • The advantages of mobile powered workstations
  • Sven Wellbrock to leave VTG
  • Keyou und Paul expand cooperation
  • New prospects for Brazilian aircraft manufacturer
  • Espo chair visits Rijeka Gateway
  • Wiremind to launch Skypallet 2.0
  • AI-powered pallet pricing
  • Transport coordinators to promote modal shift
  • Win GD's methanol move
  • Wefreight: new global managing director for UAE
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • Santa and his helpers are getting a bigger sleigh
  • Another Liebherr added to mobile crane fleet
  • Fr. Meyer's Sohn expands to Sweden
  • Quay upgrade in Gothenburg
  • Einar Már Guðmundsson confirmed at the helm
  • Florence-based forwarder grows footprint in Turkey

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The Loadstar web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • Forwarders losing out on the ecommerce business driving airfreight demand
  • UK forwarders welcome CMA decision on consortia exemption
  • A saviour for Forward Air?
  • Car-carrier attack by rebels came after new hijack alert
  • US east coast ports seeing the Asia import tide turn back west
  • Takeover target Wilson Sons, ever more expensive
  • Guard against cyber-attacks warning, as UK haulier data appears on 'dark web'
  • AIT Worldwide expands in Europe as it replicates 'middle-mile' service
  • As Saudi pumps $133bn into global hub dream, is it now logistics-washing?
  • Bangladesh garment makers urge government to end cabotage rules

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Marine Log web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • Miss Outre-Mer: New Incat Crowther ferry for Guadeloupe operator
    The PT Kim Seah Shipyard in Indonesia, a subsidiary of Singapore's Penguin International has delivered a new Incat Crowther designed 36-meter passenger ferry, the Miss Outre-Mer, to Guadeloupe-based ferry operator CTM Deher.
  • First turbine installed at South Fork Wind
    New York Gov. Kathy Hochul on Monday announced the completion of installation of the first offshore wind turbine for Ørsted and Eversource's South Fork Wind, marking a historic milestone for New York's
  • New Danica survey shows seafarers' pay is up
    Seafarers' pay is rising by at least 10% as the crew employment market tips in the favor of seafarers, according to findings in the just-released 2023 Seafarers' Survey from Danica Crewing Specialists.
  • NYK Lines car carrier Galaxy Leader hijacked
    The Galaxy Leader, a Bahamas-flag car carrier leased by Japan's NYK Lines has been hijacked by Iran-affiliated Houthi militia, who described it as "an Israeli ship," and taken to a Yemeni port.

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Container News web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • Port of Savannah handles 449,000 TEUs in October
    The Port of Savannah handled 449,000 TEUs in October, making it the port's fourth busiest month ever and achieving a 5% increase over the same month in 2019, the most recent year not affected by the pandemic. Containers handled by rail increased by 9% in October at Garden City Terminal, increasing by roughly 4,000 containers to 47,750 TEUs. Rail freight at the Appalachian Regional Port increased
  • Gulftainer extends concession deals for two UAE box terminals
    Gulftainer, a regional port and terminal operator and provider of supply chain and logistics solutions, has extended its concession agreements with the Sharjah Ports, Customs and Free Zones Authority for another 35 years, reinforcing the shared mission of transforming the UAE's supply chain and logistics industry at Sharjah Container Terminal and Khorfakkan Container Terminal in the Northern Emir
  • Choosing A CNI For Kubernetes
    Explore The Gold Standard For Kubernetes Networking with Equinix Metal Servers
  • CMA CGM finally engages in scrapping
    French ocean carrier CMA CGM is scrapping a ship for the first time since the Covid-19-fuelled container shipping boom ended. The 2003-built, 1,118 TEU feeder vessel, CMA CGM Tanger, owned by the French carrier's Moroccan subsidiary, Compagnie Marocaine de Navigation (Comanav), has been sold for an undisclosed price, for recycling in Turkey. The Marseille-based company acquired Comanav in 2007, a
  • Duty-unpaid cigarettes found in container in Nansha
    Nearly 400,000 sticks of contraband cigarettes were uncovered in an outbound container in Nansha, a sub-port of China's Guangzhou port. Guangzhou customs said on 17 November that on 2 November, inspectors became suspicious as the container was declared to be carrying plastic items, but X-rays indicated the presence of long and bulky objects. After opening the container, the customs officers found
  • US West Coast imports up as East Coast and Gulf ports suffer
    US West Coast ports saw a relative increase in import volumes compared to their East and Gulf Coast counterparts with a 12.7% month-on-month increase compared to a 5.1% decrease for the Eastern ports. West Coast imports saw a surge through Long Beach which saw a 23.6% increase while a decrease of 16.5% in Savannah imports were the major movers on each coast. "We are now back into a period without
  • Yang Ming receives 2,000 new reefer boxes
    Carrier Transicold provided 2,000 PrimeLINE refrigeration units, featuring its Lynx Fleet digital solution, to Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. With this new addition to its refrigerated cargo fleet, the Taiwanese shipping company is able to transport and monitor a wider range of perishables, to new and farther locations. The Lynx Fleet solution includes proprietary technology that monitors reefe
  • WinGD to offer methanol-powered engines for six green boxships
    WinGD, a Swiss marine power business, will deliver X-DF-M methanol-fuelled engines for a series of six container vessels being built in China by Yangzijiang Shipbuilding. The 9,000 TEU vessels will be powered by HD Hyundai Heavy Industries Engine & Machinery Division (HHI-EMD) X82DF-M engines, which will be delivered in August 2025. The new deal increases WinGD's methanol engine orders into the 8
  • Oakland container export volume rises in October
    The Port of Oakland's October export container volume rose to the highest volume in any single month seen in 2023. In particular, full export TEUs rose 4% during October 2023 compared to October 2022, with a volume of 68,974 TEUs. "The fading of supply chain congestion caused by pandemic-related disruptions continues to bring exporters back," said the Californian port. Full imports are down 8% ye
  • Port of Antwerp-Bruges modernises container pickup process
    Port of Antwerp-Bruges terminals are preparing to utilize Certified Pick up, a container delivery method that is ID-based instead of previous PIN-based methods. Implementing Certified Pick up is one of the Belgian port's goals in the vision of a digitally secure port. Several optimisations have been done in recent months to better match the process with the demands of consumers. According to the
  • Maersk introduces Omnichannel-Fulfillment capabilities to support retail campaigns
    Singles Day, also known as Double Eleven, is a major E-commerce event that began in China. This year's shopping festival, which officially began on 1 November, ended with US$156 billion in estimated sales, according to data provider Syntun. Maersk has unveiled powerful Omnichannel-Fulfillment (OCF) capabilities for 56 important clients across 16 OCF sites in China to support Double Eleven retail
  • ONE launches new Black Sea Turkey Service
    Ocean Network Express (ONE) has announced the start of its new Black Sea Turkey Service (BTS). ONE aims to offer enhanced coverage in the Eastern Mediterranean region through this new weekly service offering a direct connection from Istanbul to Varna and Constanza. The first sailing of the new BTS service will start from Istanbul with an estimated time of arrival (ETA) of 30 January 2024. The ser
  • Rockefeller Group and Matan Companies to develop new port logistics center in Virginia
    Rockefeller Group and Matan Companies announced the creation of a joint venture agreement to build a 464,515 square-meter industrial and logistics facility in Suffolk, Virginia. The new Port 460 Logistics Center is designated for heavy industrial, logistics, advanced manufacturing, life sciences, and warehousing purposes. The first phase of the project has begun, with five buildings totalling 222

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Splash web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • Where Hong Kong is falling short as a maritime hub
    It's Hong Kong Maritime Week where our brand new magazine is being distributed at multiple events. The local maritime community knows how to improve Hong Kong's hub potential. Will the authorities listen? Asia's World City continues to have its many advocates and admirers as a leading maritime hub but there's always room for improvement, particularly ...
  • Diana Shipping cape getting onboard CCS system
    Ballast water management system specialist Ecochlor has signed a letter of intent with Greek bulker owner Diana Shipping and carbon capture and storage specialist Sinotech for the installation of a scrubber and CCS system onboard Diana Shipping's 2014-built, 179,492 dwt capesize dry bulk carrier . This system is designed to capture 25% of the CO2 ...
  • Hafnia implements AI for fleet paint maintenance
    Hafnia, the world's largest product tanker owner, has implemented the SteelCorr Digital Paint Report (DPR) application on 57 of its ships to enhance paint maintenance and reporting. The SteelCorr application uses artificial intelligence to allow Hafnia to collect and analyse data efficiently, improving remote oversight and data security. Effective paint maintenance is crucial for preventing ...
  • Subsea 7 wins decommissioning contract in Brazil
    Subsea 7 has been awarded a sizeable contract by Shell offshore Brazil. The Oslo-listed offshore services player will carry out the decommissioning of subsea infrastructure associated with the floating production storage and offloading vessel Fluminense. The work scope, set to start in December, includes the disconnection, recovery, and disposal of 10 flexible risers, three umbilicals ...
  • ICS and IBIA propose energy pooling compliance mechanism for IMO's GHG fuel standard
    The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) have jointly submitted a proposal to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for what they describe as a simplified global greenhouse gas (GHG) fuel standard. The 2023 IMO strategy for the reduction of GHG emissions from ships identifies the development and finalisation of ...
  • Marco Polo Marine firms up Vestas CSOV deal
    Singapore offshore vessel player and shipyard Marco Polo Marine has officially secured the first contract for its specialised offshore wind commissioning service operation vessel (CSOV) newbuilding. The company has signed a framework agreement with Danish wind turbine maker Vestas, following a memorandum of understanding in December 2022 between its Taiwan-based subsidiary, PKR Offshore and Vesta
  • Gulftainer extends partnership with Sharjah Ports for 35 years
    Ports and terminals operator Gulftainer has extended its concession agreements with the Sharjah Ports, Customs, and Free Zones Authority for a further 35 years. The concession agreement includes the Northern Emirates' key trade gateways at Sharjah Container Terminal and Khorfakkan Container Terminal. The extended agreements allow Gulftainer to manage, operate, and further develop the two ...
  • OEG Energy to acquire Bluestream Offshore
    Aberdeen-based offshore contractor OEG Energy has stuck a deal to buy Dutch subsea and topside services specialist Bluestream Offshore for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition is expected to increase OEG's capabilities while expanding its operating footprint to be able to pursue further opportunities in the growing offshore renewables industry in Europe. Bluestream has a turnover ...
  • Scrubbers have saved container shipping $12bn: Sea-Intelligence
    They might have proven to be among shipping's most contentious pieces of equipment, but there's no denying that scrubbers have been wildly beneficial to the bottom lines of those who decided to invest in them. Danish liner consultancy Sea-Intelligence has new analysis showing that in the container sector alone, $12bn has been saved due to ...
  • BW Energy and Neptune take options on Borr jackups
    Oil and gas companies BW Energy and Neptune have exercised their options to keep Borr Drilling's jackup rigs working offshore Gabon and the Netherlands, respectfully. The 2011-built premium rig Norve, which has operated for BW Energy in Gabon since December 2022, has secured additional work stretching until June 2024. The move follows an extension in ...
  • CMA CGM's Saadé unveils AI open science lab with Eric Schmidt
    Having recorded the greatest annual profits in French history last year, Rodolphe Saadé, the chairman of CMA CGM, is spending cash on myriad ventures outside the company's core container shipping segment. This has seen CMA CGM build up a media division as well as an air cargo business among a host of other investments, the ...
  • Australia bans third Briese MPP
    Regulators have banned a third Briese Heavylift vessel from entering Australian waters in less than six months. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has issued a 90-day ban on the Antigua & Barbuda-flagged 2008-built multipurpose vessel after an inspection revealed 57 tons of explosive substances had been incorrectly stowed on board during transit. AMSA reiterated ...
  • Larsen & Toubro wins mega order for offshore platform
    The hydrocarbon business of Indian engineering conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has received a letter of intent for a mega offshore order from an undisclosed client in the Middle East. The scope of work comprises engineering, procurement, construction, and installation of a new large offshore platform and brownfield work of integration with existing facilities. The ...
  • Call for federal investigation into DP World cyber attack Down Under
    The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has called for a federal investigation into the cyber attack which crippled DP World's four terminals in the country for three days earlier this month, an incident that made headlines around the world. The union has asked Clare O'Neill, Australia's home affairs minister, to make sure DP World is ...
  • 12 crew missing as storm lashes northwest Turkey
    Six weeks on from striking a mine in the Black Sea, the , a small Turkish-flagged general cargo ship, has gone down in stormy conditions with its 12 crew reported missing. The ship sent out a distress signal yesterday morning offf Eregli in the northwest of Turkey, a city that suffered massive flooding over the ...
  • Bulk carrier hits mine off Ukraine
    The 12-year-old 75,200 dwt bulk carrier - on charter to Cargill - struck a mine on Friday in waters off Ukraine, suffering minor damage. The ship was heading south from Yuzhny when it struck a mine to the west of Snake Island. The Liberian-flagged vessel was able to carry on its journey to Romania. Over ...
  • Car carrier seized by Houthis
    A ship owned by Ray Car Carriers and operated by Japan's Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) was hijacked by the Houthis in waters near the Yemeni coastline on Sunday, bringing instability to international trade lanes in the wake of war between Israel and Hamas. The car carrier has a crew of 22. It was boarded by ...

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Lloyd's List web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • Israeli-linked ships divert as Houthis threaten more Red Sea attacks
    The seizure of the vehicle carrier Galaxy Leader at the hands of Houthi rebels has prompted Israel-linked ships to divert...
  • The week in charts: Shipping companies fail to set science-based climate targets | Houthis 'hijack' Israeli-owned car carrier | Containership values drop
    Prominent shipping companies are still failing to set science-based net zero targets, Israeli-owned car carrier seized transiting the Red Sea...
  • Pyxis Tankers expects 'unprecedented' near term volatility
    Nasdaq-listed owner saw net income fall from the same period last year but remain 'solid', supported by favourable fundamentals and...
  • Denmark leaves position unclear on inspecting sanctions-busting Russian tankers
    The EU and US governments are reportedly in talks with Denmark to inspect and possibly block tankers without known insurance...
  • China Merchants Group launches carbon platform
    The chairman made a plea for openness and collaboration in the shipping industry
  • Container carriers failing to remove sufficient capacity
    Box lines needed to pull capacity to meet demand following Golden Week. A failure to do so means rates restoration...
  • Hong Kong to unveil maritime industry action plan to boost competitiveness
    Voices from the local shipping community hope policymakers will attract more cargo interests and shipowners. What is more, there are...
  • Monthly LA/LB volumes continue above pre-pandemic levels
    Cargo volumes in San Pedro Bay edged over 2019 levels again in October, and also recorded a 10.8% increase from...
  • One seafarer dead and 11 missing as storm causes multiple Black Sea casualties
    Search and rescue operations resumed Monday after two ships sunk, leaving 11 seafarers missing and one found dead
  • The week in newbuildings: China dominates ordering activity
    Chinese shipbuilders picked up 75% of newbuilding contracts, by ship number, in the past week. Elsewhere, South Korea is bagging...
  • UK set to scrap consortia block exemption
    After initially supporting a replacement consortia block exemption regulation, the UK's Competition and Markets Authority has changed its mind, citing insufficient...
  • Marathon veteran Chen eases pace for CULines after long-haul retreat
    Company has four newbuilding vessels on order - one of 2,400 teu, one of 2,700 teu and two of 7,000...
  • Daily Briefing
    How a south London restaurateur became a nexus for sanctioned Iranian gas trades | South Korea unveils plan to dominate...

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The Journal of Commerce web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • Choosing A CNI For Kubernetes
    Explore The Gold Standard For Kubernetes Networking with Equinix Metal Servers
  • Congress steps into debate over jurisdiction of rail fees for ocean containers
    Draft legislation would also seek to codify that rail demurrage fees be billed to the ocean carrier, which would then pass along the charge to the responsible shipper or BCO. .
  • Estes commits to more technology spending after October cyberattack
    With its systems restored, the LTL carrier plans to "lean into" technology development and investment for greater security and visibility.
  • Railroads creating new services to win back market share from trucking
    While the moves are considered more of a rejuvenation than a renaissance, railroads are doing a more effective job juggling the interests of investors while providing new products to serve shippers.
  • UK watchdog calls for end to ocean carrier antitrust immunity
    Just a month after the European Commission announced that the block exemption regulation for carriers would not be renewed next April, the UK competition authority has also called for it to lapse upon expiry.
  • Estes commits to more technology spending after October cyber-attack
    With its systems restored, the LTL carrier plans to "lean into" technology development and investment for greater security and visibility.

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TradeWinds web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • Houthi rebel video purportedly shows hijacking by helicopter as governments condemn attack
    Footage from Iran-backed militant group purports to show helicopter operation reminiscent of Tehran's tactics
  • Four midsize bulkers fetch yearlong charters as period rates regain ground
    Diana Shipping expects to make $6m from 15-month deal for ultramax bulker
  • MAN Energy Solutions and others seek new technology solutions in battle with methane slip
    Unburned methane is a greater greenhouse gas than CO2, a fact reflected in regulators' emissions calculations
  • IMO tightens up security after Poseidon Adventure
    Security breach at global regulator's headquarters in London sparked review
  • Tankers 'will avoid Nigeria unless it scraps tax campaign'
    Trade body calls on tax authorities of oil-rich nation to focus on new collection strategy to give shipping time to prepare
  • Terminal puzzle: Focus turns on ports as shipping looks to optimisation to cut emissions
    Cargill Ocean global operations director says data transparency and standardisation are key to unlocking reductions
  • Panama Canal bottleneck adding $100,000 per day to VLGC rates
    Big paydays continuing for gas carriers, but downward shift looms, analysts argue
  • Yara wraps up deal to ship 800,000 tonnes of CO2 a year
    Project will start exports from Netherlands to Norway in 2025
  • Yara wraps up carbon capture and storage deal to ship 800,000 of CO2 a year
    $219m CCS project will start exporting CO2 from Netherands to Norway from 2025
  • Shadow of Gaza war looms as Zim faces 'difficult times'
    How do you run a shipping company in a time of conflict?
  • Ray Car Carriers vessels abort Red Sea transits after Houthi seizure
    Two ships observed changing course following incident involving Rami Ungar's Galaxy Leader
  • Will Hafnia follow Torm in using US listing to pursue vessel deals?
    Analysts say New York move could boost firepower through leveraging of shares
  • Bulker pivot in the making? Performance Shipping linked to ultramax order
    US-listed tanker company keeps mum on several broker reports that it is inking newbuildings in China
  • UK regulator deals blow to carriers' consortia hopes after April 2024
    Britain poised to mirror EU over the treatment of liner industry
  • Moundreas swoops on Unisea capesize pair in all-Greek S&P deal
    Canny Greek secondhand player resumes capesize buying after more than a year
  • Concern for tanker owners as further Opec+ crude cuts possible
    Analysts may have to chop rate forecasts if exporting group prolongs production pain
  • Golar's FLNG Gimi finally sets sail for Africa
    The vessel had been subject to force majeure declarations and arbitration disputes
  • Trafigura moves for VLCC duo over five years as Bahri takes aframax newbuilds
    Al Seer Marine fixes out more of its tankers, with Athenian Sea Carriers also said to be in on the action
  • Greece's Sea Pioneer Shipping orders up to four product tankers in South Korea
    Shipowner is paying a 'special' price of around $45m each for the 50,000-dwt vessels
  • Hafnia commercial chief Soren Winther downplays impact of Israel war on tankers
    Tanker executive believes wider regional escalation is unlikely
  • Golar's Gimi FLNG finally sets sail for Africa
    The vessel had been subject to force majeure declarations and arbitration disputes
  • Coal cargo temperature rises as CSL bulker seeks another discharge port
    Anti-mining protests prevented the Canadian vessel docking in Panama
  • European Union mulls ban on tanker sales to Russia
    Proposal would also introduce contractual clauses pledging no resale of vessels into Russia
  • One seafarer dead and 11 missing after cargo ship sinks in Black Sea storm
    Authorities have lost contact with Turkish vessel in what is one of several casualties caused by severe weather
  • Third Briese multipurpose ship banned from Australian waters
    Repeated safety issues on shipowner's vessels described as 'alarming', by maritime regulator
  • Twelve seafarers missing after cargo ship disappears in Black Sea storm
    Authorities have lost contact with Turkish vessel in what is just one of several casualties caused by severe weather
  • European Energy looks to expand green e-fuels footprint to Brazil
    Danish company says tie-up represents a significant stride towards the development of green e-fuels in the region
  • 100% dividends? Hafnia boss Mikael Skov will need to talk to the board
    As debt levels sink further, tanker company has a decision to make on payout policy
  • Cargo ship with 12 crew missing in Black Sea storm off Turkey
    Authorities have lost contact with Turkish vessel in what is just one of several casualties caused by severe weather

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American Shipper web site
NOVEMBER 20, 2023
  • October cargo volumes decline at Texas ports, rise in New Orleans
    Freight flows declined in Houston and Corpus Christi, Texas, in October, while container volumes rose at the Port of New Orleans.
  • Creditor challenges bankruptcy plan of ILWU dockworkers union
    Terminal operator ICTSI has not given up its quest for tens of millions in damages from the West Coast longshore union.

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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
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%
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
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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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