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Exim India web site
JUNE 21, 2024
  • Cabinet approves development of all-weather greenfield deep-draft Major Port at Vadhvan in Maharashtra
  • Höegh Autoliners celebrates 15 years of pioneering success in India
  • Allcargo's ECU Worldwide appoints Rajneesh Garg as Chief Information Officer
  • Cotton exports seen soaring by 67 pc
  • Minister discusses 100-day action plan with Major Port Chairpersons, other key officials
  • NHAI signs MoU with IIIT Delhi to enhance road safety by deploying Artificial Intelligence
  • Three-wheeler exports dip in May
  • APSEZ shines in World Bank's global container port rankings
  • India fastest growing Asia-Pacific economy: Moody's
  • CMA CGM PSS from Asia to the Middle East Gulf, Red Sea & Indian Subcontinent
  • Russia mulls shipping coal to India via INSTC
  • Soymeal exports rise in Oct.-May

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International Transport Journal web site
JUNE 21, 2024
  • Panoramic view at Lake Geneva
  • Sustainable at 130
  • Milestone birthday for Korean Air Cargo in Vienna
  • Etihad Cargo boosts direct e-booking connectivity
  • Pushing ahead with electrification
  • 150 dual-mode locos to arrive by 2027
  • DP World's UK expansion
  • More electric transport in Portugal
  • Unifeeder to retrofit ships with EET solutions
  • A perfect match for Business Code
  • EUR 10 billion for Amazon in Germany
  • Same day order and delivery
  • Chongqing launches regular train to Germany
  • Bpostgroup appoints interim CEO
  • Westhof BIO picks automation solution
  • Getting high on a blue wave
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • Zero-tailpipe HGV deployed in the UK
  • A new minister of civil aviation for India
  • A base in Bratislava

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The Loadstar web site
JUNE 20, 2024
  • APMT eyes partnership in India's 'global top 10 port' project at Vadhavan
  • The government of India has given the final nod for a high-stakes port project on the west coast: a greenfield harbour at Vadhavan, some 120 miles north of Mumbai. The investment ...
  • Mærsk CEO Clerc by the book - 'to each their own'
  • Felixstowe intermodal services partially blocked by train derailment
  • Airline connectivity still lacking, claim, as Etihad and K+N unveil direct ebooking
  • Struggling Forward Air sharpens its job axe again in bid to cut costs
  • South Korean ferry operator Panstar ventures into 'cut-throat' liner sector
  • Port of Antwerp-Bruges can help shippers 'get your boxes off the roads'
  • With the US and EU putting up barriers, Chinese EVs could divert to SE Asia
  • Dual-fuel engines could avert danger, says Höegh as it opts for ammonia

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Marine Log web site
JUNE 20, 2024
  • Bollinger launches inaugural Shipfitter Bootcamp
    This week, Bollinger Shipyards kicked off the inaugural Shipfitter Bootcamp. The innovative workforce development initiative is being launched in cooperation with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC), the Southern Mississippi Planning &
  • Hanwha to acquire Philly Shipyard
    In deal that was first reported as in the works last October, Philly Shipyard is to be acquired by Korea's Hanwha Group, whose Hanwha Ocean is the former the former Daewoo Shipbuilding
  • VIDEO: Shipping industry appalled as Houthi attacks continue
    Video has emerged showing the Houthi attack on the MV Tutor with an explosive laden drone boat. That attack eventually led to the sinking of the vessel, which has now been confirmed

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Container News web site
JUNE 20, 2024
  • Are You Eligible for Benefits Under The Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act?
    A career in the maritime industry can be rewarding, but it's also physically demanding and potentially dangerous. The hours are long, and you're often working in adverse weather conditions, and you're also dealing with heavy machinery, hazardous substances, and slippery surfaces. To help ensure maritime workers receive compensation for job-related injuries and illnesses, federal law provides bene
  • Sea-Intelligence discusses costs for carriers of maintaining loyalty
    One of the key challenges in container shipping is the lack of enforceability in shipper/carrier contracts, according to Sea-Intelligence. With the recent sharp increase in freight rates, there have been calls for carriers to adhere to contracts and moderate their revenue pursuits, noted the data analysis firm. This implies that shippers would, in turn, honour contracts when the market declines.
  • Maher Terminals installs Kalmar Collision Warning System on straddle carriers
    Maher Terminals LLC, a multi-user container terminal operator running North America's largest marine container terminal in the Port of New York and New Jersey, has recently installed the Kalmar Collision Warning System on 36 of its straddle carriers, with a further 68 machines to follow in 2024 and 2025. Maher Terminals aims to install the system on all machines in the fleet, comprising over 270
  • MSC strengthens Asia-Mexico service network
    Swiss/Italian container line MSC is launching a new shuttle service, Dhalia, to provide additional capacity for Asia to Mexico West Coast routes. According to the company's statement, this new service will provide customers with a premium loop rotation serving South China to Mexico trade as well as additional network coverage and frequency between Asia and Mexico. Dhalia joins MSC's existing Ande
  • Baltic Hub commences construction of third deep-water quay
    Baltic Hub, a member of PSA Group, announced a significant milestone in its expansion efforts by laying the cornerstone for the new T3 terminal in Poland on 5 June. This development marks an important step toward enhancing its position as the leading container hub in the Baltic Sea region. The addition of a third deep-water quay and expanded storage yards signifies a strategic advancement aimed a
  • SAAM Terminals invests US$500,000 in simulator for crane operator training
    SAAM Terminals aims to train new crane operators and enhance the skills of current ones with advanced exercises. The company has invested US$500,000 in a state-of-the-art simulator from Canadian firm CM Labs Simulators. "This equipment is pioneering in the Chilean port industry. It offers ground-breaking graphic realism and accurately emulates the movements and forces applied during crane operati
  • MPC Container Ships secures ship acquisitions and new charter package deal
    MPC Container Ships ASA (MPCC) has announced the acquisition of two 3,500 TEU vessels and a charter agreement package for 10 vessels, including the new acquisitions. The Norwegian ship owner bought two 3,500 TEU vessels for US$47.25 million. The vessels are expected to be handed over from their current owner in the third quarter of 2024 and will be delivered into pre-agreed firm 36-month time cha
  • More berths to open early in new Singapore port to alleviate logjams
    Singapore plans to speed up the opening of berths in the new megaport in the city-state's Tuas industrial estate to cater to the growing number of boxship calls. Besides the eight existing berths on the north side of Tuas Port, terminal operator PSA will expedite the opening of three new berths later this year to increase overall port handling capacity. Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (M
  • Singapore oil spill: Minister says most oil removed
    Singapore's Transport Minister said today (20 June) that much progress has been made in cleaning up the oil spill that happened six days ago. Chee Hong Tat said in a Facebook post, "We have made progress in the clean-up, but it will still take some time before the oil will be completely removed. Currently, we are focused on cleaning up the oil slicks and sheens from water and land which are visib
  • KEZAD Group, Astha Biotech ink US$12 million deal for microalgae plant in Abu Dhabi
    Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi (KEZAD) Group, the largest operator of integrated and purpose-built economic zones, has partnered with Astha Biotech, a UAE-based investment and development company, to establish a new facility in KEZAD Al Ain. The lease agreement was signed at the Make It In The Emirates Forum 2024. "We are more than happy to welcome Astha Biotech, an infrastructure company with
  • DP World opens largest-ever warehouse in UK
    DP World has announced the opening of the largest-ever warehouse in the United Kingdom, with the 55,550 m² facility in Coventry being part of a US$63.5 million investment. The new warehouse, internally fitted out for US$43.2 million and completed last month following a two-year construction period alongside developer SEGRO PLC, includes a new fully Automated Case Retrieval (ACR) system expected t
  • MSC launches new service linking major Asian and European ports
    MSC announced the launch of its new service, Britannia, which will enhance port connections through a corridor from China and Vietnam to the port of Liverpool in the United Kingdom. This new loop provides access to the port of Vung Tau, establishing a direct link to Liverpool and MSC hubs in Rotterdam, Antwerp, and Hamburg, while also connecting to destinations in Scandinavia and the Baltic regio
  • Emirates Shipping Line debuts reefer container order
    Emirates Shipping Line (ESL) has acquired 300 Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE ® container refrigeration units aiming to expand its reefer capabilities. "We are excited about this in-fleeting and are confident that Carrier Transicold's PrimeLINE units will help us create optimal solutions for our customers who ship temperature-sensitive cargo," said Caesar Yiu, Head of Container Management at ESL. "I
  • CMA CGM announces PSS from Med to US, Mexico, Canada East Coast & US Gulf
    CMA CGM has announced the implementation of a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS), starting from 15 July 2024 (loading date) until further notice. The surcharge will apply to cargo originating from the West Mediterranean, Adriatic, Black Sea, and East Med (excluding Egypt) and destined for the US East Coast, US Gulf, Mexico East Coast, and Canada East Coast. The PSS will be US$350 per 20' container and U

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Splash web site
JUNE 20, 2024
  • Tsakos Energy Navigation makes LR1 newbuild move
    Greek owner Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) has set out to expand its tanker fleet with five additional newbuilds. The New York-listed firm, which earlier this year booked a 154,400 dwt shuttle tanker at Samsung Heavy Industries in South Korea, has revealed "firm discussions" with a Far Eastern yard for the construction of five LR1 vessels. ...
  • Heidmar in second try to go public via new merger deal
    Athens-based pool operator and shipmanager Heidmar has lined up a merger deal with lifestyle brand portfolio company MGO Global, marking the company's second attempt at a stock market listing. Pankaj Khanna-led Heidmar, with more than 60 tankers and bulkers under commercial management, first tried to go public via a merger with Home Plate Acquisition Corporation ...
  • Hanwha strikes $100m deal for Philly Shipyard
    South Korean conglomerate Hanwha has sealed a deal to take over Aker-controlled US shipbuilder Philly Shipyard. Oslo-listed yard said it is selling the business to defence specialist Hanwha Systems and shipbuilder Hanwha Ocean for $100m in cash. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of this year, and the closing price could ...
  • Genting awards FLNG construction deal worth over $1bn to Wison New Energies
    Malaysia's Genting has contracted Chinese company Wison New Energies for the construction of a 1.2m tonnes per annum FLNG facility in West Papua, Indonesia, in a deal valued over $1bn. The contract executed by Genting subsidiaries, Genting Oil & Gas Sdn Bhd and PT Layar Nusantara Gas (PTLNG), for the FLNG facility is 962.8m but ...
  • RightShip and Windward create risk management solution for chartering operations
    London-listed predictive maritime intelligence firm Windward and ESG-focused digital maritime platform RightShip have teamed up to enable cross-platform data sharing. The partnership will see Windward's sanctions insights integrated into RightShip's platform and vetting workflow. The partnership aims to address the growing challenges the maritime industry faces, including regulatory compliance, s
  • Danish shipping companies retain special tax relief
    Shipowners' organisation Danish Shipping has welcomed the country's decision to maintain seafarer tax exemptions under the Danish International Ship Register (DIS) scheme. Earlier this year, an expert group led by businessman Christian Frigast proposed to scrap the DIS scheme, claiming it could save over a billion DKK but that it would also result in significantly ...
  • New Houthi tactics put seafarers on edge
    The Houthis have ratcheted up the fear factor for seafarers heading to the Middle East - as well as families at home - with their latest video showcasing how they managed to deploy boats packed with explosives to take out the Greek-controlled Tutor kamsarmax last week, a first-of-its-kind attack in the Houthis' seven-month campaign against ...
  • Sirius Shipping secures employment for methanol-ready tanker newbuilds
    Swedish tanker owner Sirius Shipping has sealed a charter deal with compatriot refiner Preem for two methanol-ready oil and chemical carriers under construction in China. Donsö-based Sirius has two 15,000 dwt ships booked at China Merchants Jinling Shipyard in Yangzhou, with the first delivery expected in the second half of 2026. Once delivered, the two ...
  • Cyan Renewables sends improved takeover offer for MMA Offshore
    Singapore-based offshore wind vessel pure-play Cyan Renewables has sent an improved offer to buy 100% of shares in Perth-based OSV operator MMA Offshore. Cyan, a subsidiary of Cyan Renewables, sent an initial offer to buy shares in the Australian company in March for AUD 2.60 ($1.73) per share. The takeover scheme values MMA's equity at ...
  • ShipServ CEO steps up to lead Marcura
    Maritime tech firm Marcura Group has promoted the head of ShipServ as it plots a leadership transition. Henrik Hyldahn has taken over as group CEO from Marcura co-founder Jens Lorens Poulsen, who has moved to become chair of the board. Christian Siemers Haunso, co-founder and former chair of the board, has stepped aside from his ...
  • CDB Leasing picks up four ships from Dynagas LNG Partners
    CDB Leasing has purchased four liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers from entities linked to George Procopiou-backed Dynagas LNG Partners. The Hong Kong-listed leasing unit of China Development Bank said it is paying up to $477.5m for the 149,700 cu m vessels Clean Energy, Ob River and Amur River, built between 2007 and 2008, and the ...
  • India allocates over $890m in funding for offshore wind
    India's Union Cabinet has approved the viability gap funding scheme for offshore wind energy projects totalling $892.3m. This includes $820.5m for the installation and commissioning of 1GW of offshore wind energy projects - 500MW each off the coast of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu - and a grant of $71.8m for upgrading two ports to meet ...
  • Authorities advance plan for offshore wind near US territories
    The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is requesting ideas for baseline environmental and socioeconomic studies regarding potential offshore wind energy activities in the US territories. BOEM is also inviting entities in the US territories that have the capabilities, expertise, and interest in carrying out environmental monitoring and conducting studies. To formally request ideas ...
  • MPC Container Ships adds to fleet as it lands 10-ship charter deal
    MPC Container Ships (MPCC) has strengthened its fleet with two secondhand units and secured long-term employment for 10 vessels, including the latest purchases. The Oslo-listed tonnage provider will be adding a brace of 2009-built 3,500 teu vessels in the third quarter of 2024 for $47.25m. The duo has already been fixed for 36 months with ...
  • Seatrium pays $57m arbitration settlement over newbuild Awilco rig
    Seatrium's wholly owned subsidiary, Seatrium New Energy and RigCo Holding, have entered into a settlement agreement with Awilco Drilling. Seatrium said one of the Awilco units - Awilco Rig 2 (AR2) - will receive a $57m settlement related to an arbitration with Seatrium New Energy, formerly Keppel Fels. AR2 won an arbitration award in November ...
  • New Delhi approves giant west coast port development
    A long-planned mega port has got the green light from New Delhi. The giant Vadhavan port, located some 125 km north of Mumbai on India's west coast, has been discussed for more than a decade, but finally, the Narendra Modi administration has approved the huge $9.1bn development. The first of two construction phases is expected ...
  • Clearing the air on shipping pollution and climate change
    Dr Sian Prior, lead advisor to the Clean Arctic Alliance, reacts to recent news headlines that cutting shipping pollution contributes to a more extreme global temperature rise. She provides scientific context for these reports, and argues that more regulation of shipping is needed to combat the industry's climate impacts. News of a study made recent climate headlines ...

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The Journal of Commerce web site
JUNE 20, 2024
  • US truckload spot rate metric turns positive for first time in 27 months
    The average US transactional dry-van truckload rate rose "a fraction" above its year-ago level Wednesday, following strong year-over-year gains in spot market volumes, according to DAT Freight & Analytics.
  • HMM deploying more extra loaders to aid South Korean exporters
    With backing from the South Korea government, HMM is deploying more ships to help the country's exporters weather soaring container rates amid heightened demand for their goods.
  • MSC adds to growing Asia-Mexico service launches
    Mediterranean Shipping Co. increasing capacity between Asia and the West Coast of Mexico amid surging foreign direct investment by China into Mexico.
  • Global disruption further complicates ocean carrier network building
    How do you build a robust, resilient system in the face of operational and geopolitical disruptions that throw conventional container shipping networks into disarray?
  • Charleston pausing berth project to ease vessel backlog
    Suspending construction work will allow the Port of Charleston to reopen all three berths in the Wando Welch terminal for two weeks and reduce a backlog of anchored vessels, but ocean carriers should anticipate at least two days of waiting to get a berth once work resumes.
  • Brazil north-south, Asia-ECSA rates hit recent highs on strong demand, congestion
    Local forwarders say the rate hikes are partly due to worsening delays at key ports in Brazil, with ongoing construction work closing part of Navegantes and vessel diversions from that port overwhelming other gateways.

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TradeWinds web site
JUNE 20, 2024
  • Synergy strikes deal with Baltimore to allow some Dali crew to head home
    Others will remain as Department of Justice continues investigation
  • Jefferies upgrades liner companies with Houthi attacks likely to persist into 2025
    Operators already covering with longer charters, but talk of further newbuildings could be long-term damper
  • GreenSeas bin goes international as IMO chief unveils latest London landmark
    IMO visitors will be able to gaze on BinForGreenSeas No 18 from terrace of headquarters
  • Tsakos Energy Navigation hikes newbuilding plan by five tankers
    Oil majors are grabbing modern ships as soon as his company buys them or orders them, Nikolas Tsakos says
  • Heidmar tries again for Nasdaq listing in $300m merger with lifestyle brand
    Tanker and bulker manager will debut on New York exchange in the third quarter
  • Hanwha buys Rokke's Philly Shipyard for $100m cash
    Parties see transaction closing in fourth quarter
  • 'Huge escalation': Shipowners fear spike in Houthi hostility after rebels finish off Evalend ship
    'What's coming is greater', Yemeni rebels warn after double strike sending Greek bulker to the bottom of the Red Sea
  • Results of AP Moller-Maersk transformation have to be seen right now, boss Vincent Clerc says
    CEO of liner giant promises results of strategic streamlining will be evident in next earnings statement
  • Ukrainian ship abandoned after Houthi strike is afloat and receiving help
    Despite a blaze on board, there is still hope for the 11,400-dwt Verbena (built 2008)
  • Greek owner DryDel makes rare bulker sale as it takes first Namura newbuilding
    Costas Delaportas-led outfit shakes out modern, scrubber-fitted ultramax to Chinese buyers
  • 'Unprecedented conditions': Chemical tanker consolidation set to surge in booming market
    Analysts argue that merger-and-acquisition landscape has changed since big-ticket deals in previous decade
  • New sanctions targeting LNG and shadow fleet backed by EU
    Reports suggest new deal includes measures aimed at Russian gas and new designations for oil tankers
  • John Fredriksen's offshore firm Paratus Energy valued at $755m in Oslo listing
    Trading of shares on Euronext Growth Oslo to start about 28 June
  • 'Competition was fierce': Norway opens wallet for ammonia and hydrogen shipping
    Norwegian climate fund manager spends more than $100m in its largest outlay in the maritime transport sector
  • Britannia braces for Baltimore bridge claims with robust balance sheet
    London-based protection and indemnity provider bounces back to report strong investment returns in 2023/24
  • Cash piles, canal chaos and compliance: Why big guns are mulling orders for 100-plus container ships
    Competition for shipyard space is running hot as leading players jostle to place orders
  • John Fredriksen's Seatankers linked to mystery Wuchang Shipbuilding order
    Series of construction ships boosted to four units, according to Norwegian designer Salt
  • Videos show multiple Houthi attacks and explosions that sunk Evalend ship
    Houthi footage appears to show second blast that may have taken place after crew was evacuated
  • International Seaways shreds boring tag with dividend racing to $472m in 18 months
    New York tanker owner tells how 'disciplined' strategy to capital allocations is paying off
  • Amon Maritime breaks into gas market with ammonia-fuelled ships backed by Norwegian state cash
    Amon Maritime spin-off wins $17m from energy transition agency Enova
  • Mystery shrouds fate of Ukrainian ship hit by uncontrollable fire after Houthi strike
    Ukrainian owner stays mum and western navies profess to have no information
  • New York, Oslo or both? Why marrying Norwegian nous with US scale makes sense for shipping companies
    As rival shipping stock capitals compete, dual listings appear to be catching on
  • First tanker opens eastbound sailings season on Northern Sea Route
    But industry waits and watches for start of LNG transits
  • Marcura shakes up top management after ShipServ takeover
    Dubai shipping platform says move underlines commitment to innovation and growth
  • Methanol pioneer Maersk spreads future fuel bet with latest newbuilding play
    Tonnage providers and Chinese yards in mix for what could be a change of tack for liner giant
  • Nordic American Tankers to see big spike in rates despite 'dangerous' peak oil forecast
    Clarksons Securities bullish on suezmax prospects as debate rages over demand
  • John Fredriksen's offshore firm Paratus Energy valued at $755m in Oslo listing
    Trading of shares on Euronext Growth Oslo to start on 28 June
  • MPC Container Ships buys first vessels in a year as it seals 10 charters with major line
    German owner splashes $47.25m on boxship pair with new charters in place
  • New York, Oslo or both? Why marrying Norwegian nouse with US scale makes sense for shipping companies
    As rival shipping stock capitals compete, dual listings appear to be catching on
  • Video shows exploding Houthi drone zeroing in on Evalend ship it would sink
    Houthi footage appears to show second blast that may have taken place after crew was evacuated from ship
  • CDB Leasing adds more LNG carriers to fleet after deal with Dynagas
    Hong Kong company has done LNG carrier deals with Awilco LNG, GasLog and now George Procopiou
  • Agricore Shipping expands fleet with ultramax bulk carrier orders in China
    Chinese-owned company orders quartet at Jiangsu Hantong
  • Singapore's Cyan forced to cough up more cash for MMA takeover
    Suitor offers $267m more to shareholders in bid to win control of offshore energy company

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American Shipper web site
JUNE 20, 2024
  • PayCargo collects $16M from CargoSprint in FreightTech trademark case
    A long-standing dispute between logistics technology providers ended with a $16 million payment from CargoSprint to PayCargo.
  • Amazon transferring Boeing 737-800 cargo jets to Sun Country Airlines
    Sun Country Airlines will operate 20 freighter aircraft for Amazon by late 2025 after the retailer agreed to expand its partnership with the passenger and charter airline.

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European commissioners Valean and Sinkevicius resignations to take place in the EU Parliament
The rebound in revenues recorded by OOCL continues.
Hong Kong
In the second quarter of this year, they grew by 14.4%
Singapore port records new historical records of quarterly and semi-annual traffic of containers
New maximum peaks also of non-oil bulk bulk
Orders for 2.7 billion to KSOE for the construction of 12 15,500-teu container carriers
Seoul / Sejong
The Fair Trade Commission authorizes the KSOE to acquire 35.05% of the capital of STX Heavy Industries
FMC blocks the entry into force of the Gemini Corporation Agreement between Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd in trades with the USA
It would become automatically effective on Monday, but the US agency requested more information
In the first half of 2024, the traffic of goods in Russian ports fell by -3.1% percent.
St. Petersburg
Dry goods in decrease of 2.7% and dry bulk of -3.5%
In the port of Klaipeda will begin the construction of a new cruise terminal
It is expected that the work will depart this year
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
Inaugurated the new Indian port of transhipment
The deep water heater in Vizhinjam is managed by the Adani Ports and Logistics
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
In the second quarter, acts of piracy against ships, but not violence against seafarers, declined.
London / Kuala Lumpur
Reported 27 attacks compared to 38 in the April-June period of 2023
Underwriting the agreement for the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry
Overall increase to the average parameter (nostrome) of 202 euros
Global Ports Holdings accepts takeover offer of the majority shareholder GIH
The proposal includes the delisting of the company
West Sicily's AdSP fagocytes the port of Sciacca in its jurisdiction
The city administration announces the next signing of the delivery record between the Demanium Marittimo and the AdSP
At Italian Rail Network the management of the last railway mile in the port of Gioia Tauro
Joy Tauro
Signed the act of granting the duration of 15 years
The Parliament of Hamburg has approved in the first reading the agreement for the entry of MSC into the capital of HHLA
71 votes in favour and 34 against
In the first half of 2024 the traffic of goods in Turkish ports increased by 3.2%
In the second quarter, volumes with Italy returned to growth after seven quarterly periods of decline.
NovaAlgoma orders what will be the world's largest cementier ship
Commissioned at Zhejiang Xinle Shipbuilding, it will have a gross grasp of 38,000 tons
Appeal of the shipping industry for the modification of the Carbon Intensity Indicator
Intrinsic flaws-explained six associations-counteract with the common goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the maritime sector
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Japan's Oriental Land Co. enters the cruise industry by ordering a ship in Meyer Werft
Papenburg / Urayasu
It will carry out mini cruises with departure from Tokyo as part of a deal with Disney
CMA CGM-Pasqal agreement to introduce quantum computing technologies in shipping and logistics
The EU Commission has approved aid disbursed from Italy to the Caremar maritime services
The in-depth investigation of the companies of the former Tirrenia group ended
Royal Boskalis will acquire the entire control of Smit Lamnalco
Deal to buy 50% percent of capital from Saudi group Rezayat
Last year, intermodal shipments arriving and departing from Italy have significantly decreased.
Recorded reductions of -8.8% and -13.1% respectively
Almost total membership-they stress Filt, Fit and Uilt-at the strike days of port workers
Genoa / Rome
Waiting for a fair response in wage terms and protections
Currently 90% per cent of ship arrivals in the port of Singapore are not scheduled
"The effect of the crisis in the Red Sea could be aggravated by the next increase in container volumes," Minister Hon Weng said.
Le Aziende informano
ABB completa l'acquisizione del business di routing meteorologico di DTN per la navigazione
La transazione è stata completata oggi, in seguito a un precedente annuncio di accordo con il gruppo globale di dati e analisi DTN
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Port Marghera inaugurated the work of the new container terminal Montesyndial
Di Blasio : It is one of the most important and expected infrastructure works for veneta portuality and the productive fabric of the Northeast
It expects the reduction of maritime traffic in the Panama Canal
In the first five months of 2024, the transits of high-fishing vessels were 3,706 (-30.4%)
Port concessions, Financial Economic Plans will have to be drawn up on the basis of a format drawn up by the ART
The State Council has upheld the appeal of the Co. Na.Te. Co. towards the AdSP of Naples for the missed dredgers
The trend of sensitive traffic growth in the port of Bremen / Bremerhaven continues.
The hike is towed by the containers
Maersk Supply Service will be acquired by Norwegian DOF Group
Storebø / Kongens Lyngby
Transaction of the value of more than 1.1 billion
Assshipowners have no doubts : LNG is the useful fuel for decarbonisation of shipping
A catalogue of alternative fuels available in every stopover-Messina highlighted-is not reasonably applicable to Italian ports
The US Federal Maritime Commission puts the HMM under observation
The South Korean company has been included in the list of "controlled carriers"
Spread 41 million euros to improve competitiveness of Italian ports
Resources also to make the rail and modal transfer more efficient within the scallots
Maersk withdraws from race to acquire German DB Schenker
Clerc : identified "areas of challenge in the perspective of an integration"
Provisions on the licence plates of new vehicles are likely to damage the activity of port businesses
Assiterminal and ANCIP, do not take into account the issues generated in the context of port operations
The Danish government has set up a working group to ensure that the national shipping industry continues to be a leader
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach invest in order to equip charging stations for electric trucks
Los Angeles
Allocated 25 million as part of the Clean Air Action Plan
Acica rentals two new ro-pax ships that will ship from 2027 on routes between Italy and Greece
Agreement with Swedish Stena RoRo that includes unit purchase options
The Port of Los Angeles will enhance its capacity in the cruises segment
Los Angeles
Call for proposals for a new terminal and for the renovation of the World Cruise Center
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
In May, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 3.5%
The only containers increased by 8.2%
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Crystal commissions two new high-end and next-generation cruise ships at Fincantieri
Munich / Trieste
The agreement includes an option for a third unit
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Gianluca Croce is the new president of Assagents
Vice presidents have been named Aldo Negri, Roberto De Marchi, Carolina Villa and Maurizio Gozzi.
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
Paolo Pessina will be the new president of the Federagents
The witness passage will take place on October 25, when Alessandro Santi will cease his term in office.
The first July will become operational the first version of the Sardinia Port Community System
The new telematics platform was presented today in Cagliari
Houthi allegedly targeted two other MSC container carriers
Portsmouth / Tampa
The ships have regularly continued their journey
Commesse for 63.4 million to Somec in cruise ship segment
St. Vendemian
These are units intended for Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Oceania Cruises and Disney Cruise Line
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Marsa Maroc will operate the Container Terminal East of the new port of Nador West Med
Will have an annual traffic capacity of 3.4 million teu
R-Logitech will come out of Euroports and be replaced by a new private majority shareholder
The investment companies PMV and SFPIM have temporarily boosted their shares
Hapag-Lloyd cooperates with ZeroNorth for the energy transition of its fleet
Digital solution for fuel supply and bunkerage planning
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
In February, Carnival reported revenue and record number of passengers.
The crucieristic group predicts that strong growth will continue in 2025
In the first quarter of this year, the traffic of goods in Romanian ports increased by 16.1%
Strong drop in loads from and for Italy
Paolo d' Amico has been confirmed as president of the Italian Naval Register
Renewed the mandate for the four-year term 2024-2027
Hamburg Commercial Bank has acquired the portfolio in the NIBC's naval credit segment
Hamburg / L ' Hague
It has a value of 992 million
Cross (Assoperatives) : Do not stop the realization of major infrastructure
Dam of Genoa, Third Valico and motorway grate-points out-are essential works
In the first half of 2024 the container traffic in the port of Hong Kong fell by -5.4%
Hong Kong
In the second quarter, the decline was -7.5% percent.
Renewed the five-year agreement between Honored Shipowners and IMAT for the training of crews
Castel Volturno
Saipem to win two offshore projects in Saudi Arabia
New assets worth about 500 million
The work on the realisation of the new entrance to the port of Augusta has been carried out.
Di Sarcina : Strategic work also in light of the recent transfer of container traffic from Catania
Strong demand for containers is reflected on the profits of the CIMC
Hong Kong
Recorded a significant increase in dry box sales
ALS Customs Services has acquired the Italian Battaglino Customs Services
The Milan firm has 79 employees
Approved the 2023 budget of Interporto Campano
Confirmed Alfredo Gaetani (President) and Claudio Ricci (Managing Director)
Saipem, commits for offshore activities in Azerbaijan
In programme activity in the Azerbaijani waters of the Caspian Sea
The Danish group SGL buys Brazilian Blu Logistics Brasil
Agreement to acquire the entire share capital
99.2% million of Fincantieri's 400 million capital increase subscribed to
Majority shareholder CDP Equity has subscribed to new shares worth 285.8 million euros.
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
At The Spice Container Terminal start the scallops of the 21,000-teu container ships of OOCL
The Spezia
Inaugurated the Onshore Power Supply plant of the port of Valletta
Floriana / Geneva
Every Wednesday "MSC World Europa" will connect to the electric grid of the stopover
Visual Sailing List
Departure ports
Arrival ports by:
- alphabetical order
- country
- geographical areas
PSA, measures to mitigate congestion in the port of Singapore are having success
In recent months, it has increased, among other things, the need to handle containers several times.
Presented the XII National Report on the Economy of the Sea
The sector generates a direct added value of 64.6 billion euros.
Set up in the construction site of Ancona the construction of the extra-aluminum cruise ship Four Seasons I
Fincantieri will deliver it by the end of 2025
Hapag-Lloyd announces preliminary results of first semester
The company believes that the second half of 2024 will be better than previous expectations.
In May the traffic of goods in the port of Ravenna decreased by -3.0%
The month of June is expected to decline by -3.3% percent.
The economic-financial analysis of Fedespedi of containerized shipping companies
Laying of the keel of the new ultra-luxury megayacht destined for Aman at Sea
Ceremony in the construction site of St. George of Nogaro of T. Mariotti
Danaos confirms order in China for five new container ships
Four will have a capacity of 9,200 teu and one of 8,258 teu
In Barcelona the first container terminal in the Mediterranean with electrified quay
On Friday the inauguration of the Onshore Power Supply plant in Hutchison Ports BEST
The revenue growth of Taiwanese Evergreen and Yang Ming continues
Taipei / Keelung
YML orders 9,100 new containers
Inaugurated in Gioia Tauro the quay that will host the pole of naval reparations
Joy Tauro
Agostinelli : This year the container traffic in port will challenge the four million teu
Chinese group Hengli will build a shipyard on the island of Changxing
Investment of the value of 1.3 billion
SFL Corporation renews with Maersk the rental of four container ships
The capacity of ships will be high from 8,700 to 9,500 teu
Prysmian, record of installation of a cable in ultra-deep waters
Test for installation at -2,150 meters
Germany's Rhenus has acquired 15% percent of France's C Chez Vous
Is specialized in the delivery of goods weighing more than 30 kilograms
Astilleros Armon delivered the dual-fuel ferry Margarita Salas to Baleària
Can be powered to liquefied natural gas
Brothers Cosulich orders two new chemical bunkering tankers
They will be taken in delivery in the first semester of 2026
Lineage buys the abruzzese supplier of Eurofrigor refrigerated warehouses
Manages a refrigerated cell structure of more than 24,000 square meters in Controwar
Fincantieri vara to Ancona the cruise ship Viking Vesta
Los Angeles
In mid-2025 it will be delivered to American Viking
At the end the constructive phase of the port of Porto Torres
Entrusted to a Technical Advisory Panel on the issue of the greatest costs of opera
In China, the keel of the new ro-pax has been laid down. GNV Virgo
It will be the first ship of GNV's fleet to be powered by liquefied natural gas
In Genoa, the World Day of Ausile Navigation
On August 22, IALA will assume the legal status of intergovernmental organisation
SFL Corporation orders the construction of five container ships from 16,800 teu
Commits the value of a billion dollars to New Times Shipbuilding
In 2023, Fratelli Cosulich recorded financial performance second only to those records of 2022
OMT (Accelleron) acquires the OMC2
The Company manufactures high precision fuel injectors for marine, stationary and rail engines
Italian Ports:
Ancona Genoa Ravenna
Augusta Gioia Tauro Salerno
Bari La Spezia Savona
Brindisi Leghorn Taranto
Cagliari Naples Trapani
Carrara Palermo Trieste
Civitavecchia Piombino Venice
Italian Interports: list World Ports: map
ShipownersShipbuilding and Shiprepairing Yards
ForwardersShip Suppliers
Shipping AgentsTruckers
On July 17, the public assembly in Assiterminal will be held in Rome.
Messina (Assshipowners) : with the renewal of the Ccnl of the shipowner industry valid responses to the needs of workers
The assembly of Assagents will be held in Genoa on June 25.
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
››› Meetings File
Samsung, HMM clash in US over shipping rates
(The Korea Times)
Houthis Mount Biggest Month of Attacks on Ships This Year
››› Press Review File
FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Stefano Messina
Roma, 2 luglio 2024
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Last year, freight traffic in Dutch ports fell by -7.6% percent.
The Hague
Reduction of volumes in all major merceological compartments
Chantier Naval de Marseille will retrofit two other cruise ships of AIDA Cruises
They are part of the class "Sphinx"
Genovese De Wave has acquired Inoxking
The Company manufactures steel furniture and refrigeration systems for the maritime industry
The downturn of container traffic in the port of Piraeus continues
Hong Kong
Overall, the volumes handled by the COSCO Shipping Ports network have been increased.
MSC gets 97.71% of the capital of Gram Car Carriers
In the coming days the acquisition of the remaining shares
Hapag-Lloyd reiterates its own terminalist division
A Hanseatic Global Terminals make 20 container terminals in 11 nations
ADNOC Logistics & Services orders in Korea 8-10 new liquefied natural gas vessels
Abu Dhabi
They will be built by Samsung Heavy Industries and Hanwha Ocean
Kombiverkehr is alarmed at the reduction of DB Cargo services for intermodal transport
Frankfurt am Main
The company is looking for alternative partners
Fincantieri will build a fourth NFS submarine for the Italian Navy Navy
Commits of the value of 500 million euros
MSC ready to acquire 15% of ADR in Genoa Airport
The shipowner group has submitted a binding proposal to buy
Four major critical areas in view of the entry into force of the FuelEU Maritime Regulation
Workshop on the theme of the Young Group of Confitweapon
Technical Varo of the second of the four GNV ro-pax ships under construction in China
The "GNV Orion", of 52,000 tons tsl, will be taken over in the summer of 2025
Assshipowners have strengthened their structure
Insertion into the organic of Simone Parizzi, Mattia Canevari and Cesare Crocini
Japan's MOL acquires 25% of the logistics company Tanzaniana Alistair Group
Port of Ravenna, over four million euros destined for new mediums of less environmental impact
A ban on the replacement of the means currently operating in the quay
Rosetti Marino, new committed for offshore EPC activities worth more than 400 million euros
It envisages the realization of the topside of the gas production platform that will be installed off the coast of Libya
They return to grow the revenues of the FedEx express courier
In the coming months, a continuation of the current positive trend is expected.
Assagents analyzes the impact on maritime traffic of the geopolitical crises in place
On July 9 Adria Ferries will inaugurate a new ferry line between Italy and Montenegro
Biweekly service between the ports of Ancona and Bar
State Railways and Eni continue cooperation in the field of alternative fuels
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will have 72% of the capital of Gearbulk
You will acquire an additional 23% held by Halberton Holding (Jebsen family)
The Young Shipowners Group of Confitarma launches the website ItalianSeafarers
Presented the training opportunities offered by the companies and the ITS foundations
In 2023, passengers on MSC Crusere ships nearly doubled.
The Explora Journeys business also started in August.
EQT Infrastructure VI fund buys Constellation Cold Logistics
Stockholm / London
Owns and operates 26 refrigerated warehouses in Western Europe and Scandinavia
UPS sells logistics company Coyote Logistics to RXO for more than a billion dollars
Charlotte / Atlanta
In 2023 the asset ceded generated a turnover of 3.2 billion
CMA CGM restructure services in the Mediterranean
Changes to the Euronaf and TMX 2 lines scaling several Italian ports
The only retroport of the port of La Spezia is that of Santo Stefano Magra
The Spezia
Shipping agents and shipping agents and customs officers who say no to the hypothesis of other corridors said.
Warriors (AdSP Livorno) : The TDT terminal must maintain its own merceological vocation
We expect Grimaldi to develop plans to promote a real growth of containerized traffickers.
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Emanuele Grimaldi has been re-elected as president of the International Chamber of Shipping
Confirmed for another two-year term
Lorenzo Giacobbe is the new president of the Young People's Group of Assagents
It will be joined by Vice Presidents Pietro Abbona and Andrea Pompei
The ports of Trieste and Monfalcone are allied with those of Cartagena, Riga and North Sea Port
Report on work in liguri ports
It was carried out by the Italian Academy of Mercantile Academy
Intermodal transport of prefabricated in concrete from Tuscany to Sardinia
Collaboration between the Baraclit Group, the Logistic Pole of the FS Group and the GMake Group
It continues the growth of containerized transhipment traffic in the ports of Algeciras and Valencia
Algeciras / Valencia
In May in the two shelves the transshipment containers increased by 8.4% and 12.0%
Kombiverkehr, in 2025, will double in Germany the costs of using rail lines for the transport of goods
Frankfurt am Main
Krebs : in the worst case we will stop transport
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