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16 June 2024 - Year XXVIII
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May 27, 2024

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Exim India web site
MAY 27, 2024
  • Vanguard Logistics appoints Sachin Vijan as the new Regional Managing Director for the Indian Subcontinent & Middle East region
  • SPJ Cold Storage Pvt. Ltd inaugurated
  • ZIM delivers profitable growth in Q1 2024
  • Karaikal Port's new maximum permissible drafts
  • Road transport fleet revenue seen up by 9-11 pc in FY25
  • Call for tyre imports not to be liberalised through FTAs
  • Operation of Mumbai Port Storm Gate during the monsoon
  • Smartphone exports soar 42 pc
  • Baltic Exchange Market Report (24 May 2024)
  • SMP Kolkata facilitates major boost to Kolkata Metro: 16 new coaches unloaded at Netaji Subhash Dock
  • DPA meets with the trade to discuss a range of critical port-related issues
  • Baltimore port access channel expanded to 400 ft
  • Coffee exports up 12.22 pc in FY24

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International Transport Journal web site
MAY 27, 2024
  • A logistics JV in the Balkans
  • Laurels for outstanding supply chain achievements
  • Emanuele Grimaldi receives ESG Shipping Award
  • Cooperation on the Nis - Wels route
  • Rhenus reflects on Swiss operations
  • Thordon Bearings to retrofit Panama tugs
  • Iata Ceiv Pharma accreditation for Nairobi
  • Moving towards more sustainable mobility
  • A partner on the other side of the pond
  • Midlands' new hub to handle 16 trains daily
  • AD Ports Group eyes Chittagong terminal
  • "Curiosity of the Day"
  • Saudia Cargo moves into Jeddah's "MRO village"
  • Under two hours for a 90 t load
  • Onboard in Oman
  • ZM Trucks expands business in North America
  • Hydrogen-powered tugs set for construction
  • ECS Group: mourning Mac

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The Loadstar web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • Shipper fury as spot rates soar - and box lines ignore contracts
  • DB Schenker auction - the long haul to a market listing?
  • Detention and demurrage claims at FMC hit well over $67m
  • SM Line in the red as market regressed in 2023
  • Logistics is the key to growing humanitarian needs, says Airlink
  • Seaspan debuts split-block feeder design, using the bridge crew as a 'breakwater'
  • UK port groups try to deflect from findings on shipping pollution
  • Norfolk Southern reaches $310m settlement
  • Forget Greyhound: a new 'cargo' airline launches
  • Virgin Atlantic appoints VP finance to head cargo team

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Marine Log web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • CMB.TECH and Damen agree to build four hydrogen dual fuel tugs
    CMB.TECH and Damen have signed an agreement that will see Damen build four 80-tonnes bollard pull tugs powered by a CMB.TECH hydrogen dual fuel solution. The agreement was signed May 23 during
  • NTSB reports on $2 million barge breakaway incident
    The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has issued its report on the March 28, 2023, barge breakaway incident in an 11 barges under tow struck the Vane Dike mooring cell at the
  • Ship Repair USA: Green retrofit design and installation processes
    Ship repair yards worldwide are entering a new era due in large part to sustainability efforts and decarbonization goals. To ease yards into this transition are a variety of technologies and equipment

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Container News web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • Global spot rates soar on Major Asia-Europe and Asia-US trades
    A combination of factors have combined to send global spot rates reaching for the skies on the major trades out of Asia to Europe and the US according to Drewry Shipping Consultants' latest WCI index. The composite index increased 16% over the past week to US$4,072/feu, a massive 142% higher than in the same week last year. Drewry analyst Simon Heaney told Container News that there were a number
  • International box lines fix Chinese domestic vessels as charter market soars
    Boxship charter rates have reached a two-year high and in a replay of the Covid-19 pandemic, Chinese coastal container operators are seeing demand from international liner operators to charter their ships. CMA CGM chartered Shishi Hengtong's 2004-built 5,060 TEU ship Heng Hui 6 for 18 to 20 months, for US$28,000/day. Safetrans Line, a China-based operator focusing on Russian routes, chartered Fuj
  • Port of Koper handles 256,240 TEUs in Q1
    The Luka Koper Group's performance in the first quarter of this year was primarily impacted by weak economic activity in the euro area and sluggish growth in the global economy. Slower-than-expected economic growth and the uncertain situation in the Middle East have resulted in slightly lower maritime throughput. The first quarter saw throughput reach 5.3 million tonnes, a 7% decline from the sam
  • Green methanol-powered feeder service launches at Port of Gothenburg
    On Saturday 18 May, a new feeder service began regular calls at the Port of Gothenburg. This service is operated by Laura Maersk, the world's first container ship powered by green methanol. Laura Maersk is part of Maersk's significant initiative to utilize renewable methanol as a ship fuel, marking the beginning of a fleet expansion with over 20 methanol-powered ships scheduled for delivery betwe
  • Port of Rotterdam appoints new representative for Southwest Germany
    As of 1 April, Friedrich-Wilhelm Meyer has been appointed to represent the Port of Rotterdam in Germany's southwestern states. Alongside Wolfgang Schlegel, who was appointed last year, Meyer will oversee the southwestern region of Germany. Together, they succeed Roland Klein, who held the position for the past nine years. Meyer brings a wealth of experience from the German automotive sector, havi
  • NatPower Marine and Peel Ports Group to launch first UK-Ireland green shipping corridors
    Peel Ports Group, the UK's second-largest port operator, has unveiled plans to create the nation's first green shipping corridors to Ireland. The inaugural routes will connect Belfast to Heysham in Lancashire and Dublin to Birkenhead in Cheshire, with the ambition of making Heysham the UK's first net-zero port. To support this initiative, NatPower Marine, a renewables group, will invest approxima
  • PTP inks agreement with ZPMC for five ULCV quay cranes
    Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP), a joint venture between the MMC Group and APM Terminals in Malaysia, has signed an agreement with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC) to purchase five ultra-large container vessel (ULCV) quay cranes. This follows a similar agreement made in February with Sany Marine Heavy Industry for the procurement of six ULCV quay cranes. In addition, PTP Chief Executive Off
  • HPH Trust and Beibu Gulf Port Group sign landmark cooperation agreement
    Hutchison Port Holdings Trust (HPH Trust) and Guangxi Beibu Gulf International Port Group Company Limited (Beibu Gulf Port Group) have signed a memorandum of cooperation, marking a significant step towards enhancing collaboration in the ports and logistics sectors, while promoting economic and trade exchanges between Guangxi and Hong Kong. This pivotal partnership aims to accelerate the growth of

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Splash web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • Wallenius Wilhelmsen places four more orders for methanol-fuelled, ammonia-ready newbuilds
    Norwegian car carrier operator Wallenius Wilhelmsen has declared options to build four more methanol dual-fuel and ammonia-ready newbuildings in China. The Oslo-listed company ordered four more 9,300 ceu so-called Shaper Class vessels at China Merchants Jingling Shipyard. The options for the ordered vessels are the new options Wallenius Wilhelmsen secured in March which have earlier ...
  • Damen tug quartet to run on CMB.TECH hydrogen power
    CMB.TECH and Dutch shipbuilder Damen have signed an agreement to collaborate on hydrogen-powered ASD Tugs. These tugs will use CMB.TECH's dual-fuel hydrogen technology and be built by Damen. The collaboration entails work on four initial vessels. Classification society Lloyd's Register has already awarded CMB.TECH and Damen with approval in principle for the hydrogen solution ...
  • Equinor to boost Troll gas production with $1.1bn investment
    Norwegian energy major Equinor has decided to invest over NOK 12bn ($1.12bn) to further develop the gas infrastructure in the Troll West gas field. Stage 2 of the Troll Phase 3 project includes eight new wells from two new templates with subsea controls extended from existing templates. A new gas flowline will be laid as ...
  • Box spot rates 'entering pandemic-level territory'
    Drewry's composite World Container Index increased 16% to $4,072 per feu this week, sustaining remarkable increases recorded throughout May and pushing box shipping back towards the all-time highs of the covid era earlier this decade. A constrained supply picture due to Red Sea rerouting and healthy demand trends in several geographies have prompted an early ...
  • Kalleklev warns of likely emergence of dark LNG fleet
    The liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector is facing the potential emergence of its own shadow or dark fleet of ships, which could facilitate Russia's growing exports of the super-chilled fuel. Russia has established a so-called "dark fleet" of tankers with obscure ownership and jurisdiction to circumvent sanctions on its crude and petroleum products, and a ...
  • Wood rejects improved takeover offer from Sidara
    UK consulting and engineering firm Wood has rejected a third bid from Dubai-based company Sidara due to the offer 'significantly' undervaluing the company. Wood said it received a third unsolicited, preliminary, and conditional proposal from Dar Al-Handasah Consultants Shair and Partners, also known as Sidara, for a cash offer of 220 pence ($2.79) per share ...
  • Guinea replaces Brazil on the cape podium
    The extraordinary growth of the bauxite capesize trades out of Guinea has seen the route replace Brazil in terms of ton-days in the opening four months of the year, new data from broker BRS shows. The Guinea to China bauxite trade route has now firmly entrenched itself as a "pivotal pillar" of capesize prospects, analysts ...
  • Seafarer health survey launches
    Cardiff University is researching the important area of seafarers' health and access to health care. All active seafarers working onboard cruise or cargo-related ships have been invited to take part in either a confidential online questionnaire or an interview. The research findings will result in recommendations relating to the provision of healthcare for seafarers working ...
  • Interim solution gets goods flowing through Brazil's second-largest container port
    Local authorities in Brazil have found an interim measure to run one of the nation's top ports nearly 18 months after a terminal operator left. JBS, a Brazilian food manufacturer, will take over the running of Itajaí port in Santa Catarina state for two years while a tender is prepped for a longer contract. The ...
  • Expansion moves ahead at Canada's Prince Rupert
    The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) has reached financial close on a C$150m ($109.2m) loan to the Prince Rupert Port Authority (PRPA) for the first phase of a project to build CANXPORT. The new export logistics hub will expand capacity and capabilities for rail-to-container transloading of multiple export products at the Port of Prince Rupert. Work ...
  • HD Hyundai and Shell partner to develop large liquified hydrogen carriers
    HD Hyundai, South Korea's top shipbuilder, is partnering with Shell to commercialise large liquified hydrogen carriers by 2030. Both companies have been working hard to develop the necessary technology for this emerging seaborne trade. Currently the only trading liquid hydrogen carrier in the world, the Suiso Frontier, has just one 1,250 cu m vacuum-insulated, Type ...

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Lloyd's List web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • Lagging transatlantic left out of spot rate rally - at least so far
    Spot rates for US containerised imports from Europe are falling far behind rates from Asia. It could be just a...
  • Shipping should not have to fix climate finance, but it has no choice
    The world's first global carbon tax will have to find a way through thorny politics far outside of shipping's remit
  • The Lloyd's List Podcast: What does the SHIP act mean for shipping?
    Lloyd's List senior maritime reporter Tomer Raanan walks you through the latest raft of US sanctions authorities with the help...
  • Prokopiou appoints Varvitsiotis chief executive at resurgent Greek shipyard
    Since commercial activities restarted in February, the former Niarchos-controlled facility has repaired 11 vessels
  • T&E hits back at emissions report's critics
    Transport and Environment called BPA's rebuttal to its report a distraction and warned that it could stop development of policy...
  • China military drills around Taiwan test shipping's nerves
    Seaborne traders with a stake in this vast market must note the renewed tension in the Taiwan Strait as a...
  • CMB.Tech signs for four hydrogen-powered tugs
    The vessels will be able to run on traditional fuel as well as hydrogen when it is not available, and...
  • Wallenius Wilhelmsen boosts newbuilding orderbook to a dozen as it declares options
    World's largest operator of pure car and truck carriers has confirmed it has added four 9,300 car capacity newbuildings to...
  • Container spot rates continue to surge
    Carriers are struggling to move ships and equipment back to Asia. Shortages of space are pushing pricing to a premium
  • Reduction in feeder boxship supply 'not unlikely', says Pittas
    Greece-based feeder and intermediate containership owner posts $20m first-quarter profit
  • Seafarer dies after 30 ft fall
    An investigation by the ship's operator and flag state is underway and efforts are being made to repatriate the seafarer...
  • CSSC Shipping appoints new chairman Li Hongtao
    Li Hongtao has managed several CSSC subsidiaries
  • Basilisk crew freed after pirate boarding
    A EU Navy Forces helicopter and frigate secured the vessel and its crew after the unauthorised boarding yesterday
  • Daily Briefing
    'Dead' dark fleet tanker Pablo seen resurrected in Russia as AIS manipulation tactics escalate | Panama Canal auction fees surge...

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The Journal of Commerce web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • Union Pacific steps up security as container thefts spread from LA-LB port
    Intermodal executives are trying to address container thefts through more security measures as shippers become increasingly frustrated with the problem.
  • Port of Oakland approves Everport lease change to spur terminal modernization
    The move by the port's Board of Commissioners opens the door to the modernization of the Everport-operated Ben E. Nutter Terminal so the 90-acre facility can accommodate post-Panamax ships and potentially expand.
  • Rate volatility clouds carrier contract negotiations on Indian trades
    One reason for the hesitation of shippers to sign deals is believed to be the decline of spot rates amid the demand downturn on the trade, and there is an expectation that dynamic will continue to hold.
  • North American Port Rankings: Mexico volume growth highlights nearshoring momentum
    Three Mexican ports rose in the Journal of Commerce's 2023 rankings, with the moves driven by volume growth coming from Asia inputs amid a nearshoring push in the US.
  • Port Rankings: Mexico port growth highlights nearshoring momentum
    Manzanillo and Lazaro Cardenas rose in the rankings of the busiest North American ports as measured laden volumes, as carrier

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TradeWinds web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • Editor's selection: Erling Haaland, George Economou and a $4.5bn newbuilding plan
    These were some of the big stories making headlines this week
  • Connecticut tanker brokerage Dietze reaches settlement with former partner in $1.4m legal battle
    Partners had been accused of failing to pay out retirement package for 23-year veteran
  • Houthis set sights on MSC and Zodiac ships in Arabian Sea and Mediterranean
    Action part of new phase of operations by Yemen-based militant group
  • Houthis claim to reach Mediterranean with attack on Zodiac-managed LPG carrier
    Action part of new phase of operations by Yemen-based militant group
  • United Maritime maintains dividend despite first-quarter loss
    Dry-docking costs and hedging against a seasonal slowdown that never came weighed on results of US-listed spin-off
  • Marine insurance giants embrace tougher carbon targets
    Signatories to the Poseidon Principles for Marine Insurance align goals with new IMO targets
  • Steamship Mutual banks best results in over two decades with investment rebound
    Underwriting returns also strong as focused protection and indemnity provider builds tonnage
  • Cash-hoarding shipping companies to see credit scores rise, says Clarksons
    Star Bulk Carriers, Nordic American Tankers and Global Ship Lease are tipped to improve scores most
  • Shell partners shipbuilding giant HD Hyundai to develop liquefied hydrogen carriers
    The partners hope to lead the future green energy market
  • North Star returns to India for extra wind farm vessel backed by Siemens Gamesa charter
    Scottish owner brings fleet to eight wind farm newbuildings with latest deal
  • MOL to put wind propulsion system on second coal carrier
    Bulk carrier to have huge telescopic Wind Challenger system installed
  • The 'matrix': How Braemar brokers 'navigate' sanctions minefield
    A dedicated team at UK broker scours new business for potential problems
  • Greek shipowner M/Maritime buys last chartered-in vessel
    John Mytilineos-backed firm now fully owns all the bulkers it is trading
  • Wavelength podcast: Flag states v port states and brokers v regulators
    Flag states accused of trying to game the safety regime. Shipping is safer, but at risk. Brokers and NFA
  • Sparebank 1 boss Benedicte Fasmer jumps ship for Telenor
    CEO departs after three years at Norwegian shipping lender
  • US VLCC loadings head for record levels as fixtures boom
    Favourable pricing encouraging at least 30 tankers to load, Kpler says
  • European Maritime Finance hires new executives as it strikes out into Stockholm
    Danish shipping investor opened a Swiss branch earlier this year
  • Saverys' CMB.Tech strikes deal for four hydrogen-powered tugs
    Belgian shipowner and Dutch shipyard team up on dual-fuel ASD tugs
  • Union Maritime newbuilding push hits $1.4bn with dual-fuel tanker order
    Owner says delivery is due in first half of 2027
  • Wallenius Wilhelmsen orderbook hits $1bn with latest newbuildings
    Shipowner adds four more vessels in China
  • Saverys' CMB.Tech and Damen strike deal for four hydrogen-powered tugs
    Belgian shipowner and Dutch shipyard team up on dual-fuel ASD tugs
  • Filipino seafarer dies in fall from crane on bulker
    Accident involving the Yuka D happened at Paradip in north-east India
  • Greek family Vernicos enter bulker market with new shipowning vehicle
    Athens-based company makes its first move with the acquisition of Clipper Group handysize ship
  • Shell partners with shipbuilding giant HD Hyundai to develop liquified hydrogen carriers
    The partners hope to lead the future green energy market
  • Veteran tanker breaks down after loading in Russia, halts shipping traffic
    Aframax suffered engine failure off Turkey, shipping agents said
  • Cargo ship in race with pirate dhows to fight off a suspected pirate attack
    Second incident in 24 hours shows increased threat to vessels
  • Okeanis tanker delivers first Djeno crude to Israel's Ashkelon in eight years
    Kpler data shows Folegandros made rare voyage this month
  • Cargo ship in race with pirate dhows off Somalia
    Second incident in 24 hours shows increased threat to vessels
  • Kristian Gerhard Jebsen Skipsrederi hires Petter Mowinckel as new head of dry bulk to accelerate expansion
    Mowinckel previously worked for G2 Ocean and Grieg Star Bulk
  • Naval forces foil piracy attempt against German-managed ship off Somalia
    Pirates abort raid against the 17,800-dwt Basilisk (built 2013), leaving all its seafarers safe and accounted for
  • Chinese iron ore imports continue to set records, says Clarksons
    Weaker domestic steel production and increased port stocks have led to more uncertainty about future demand
  • Playing by different rules: New generation of female seafarers is finding fresh opportunity
    Positive changes on board and on shore encourage more women to seek careers at sea
  • Genco Shipping shareholders overwhelmingly back board, management
    Outcome was assured after withdrawal of proxy fight by shipowner George Economou
  • Court sets claim limits over deadly ship sinking after collision with Polsteam vessel
    Owners of both vessels win legal shield in Isle of Man court
  • Star Bulk scouts for deals after Eagle takeover. 'The next merger may be a cape fleet'
    Petros Pappas and Hamish Norton discuss M&A opportunities

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American Shipper web site
MAY 24, 2024
  • FreightTech Friday: Collaboration is the answer to supply-chain woes, says Beacon
    This week, collaboration becomes key, TruckParkingClub.com hits a milestone, and ex-Convoy engineers raise money for the spot market.

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Italy's index of connection to the worldwide network of containerized maritime services
Italy's index of connection to the worldwide network of containerized maritime services
For the first three national ports it results in growth in Genoa (+ 5.5%) and La Spezia (+ 12.8%) and decreasing in Gioia Tauro (-4.4%)
Offer of GIH to acquire the entire capital of Global Ports Holding and implement the delisting of the Company
In the first three months of this year, the revenues of the terminalist company grew by 6.8% percent.
Pharaoh appointed secretary-general ff of the AdSP of the South Tyrreno and Ionian
Joy Tauro
Appeal by Federagents to Meloni for a New Order in the Mediterranean
Saints : It's time to "give the cards"
South Korean government decides to ensure cargo hold for containers in support of exports
Also taken measures to counter the increase in the value of maritime nols
The new EU regulation for the development of the trans-European transport network TEN-T has been approved definitively.
Core network to be completed by 2030, the extended core by 2040 and the comprehensive network by 2050
Established the ministerial inspection commission that will analyse the procedures for issuing concessions in the ports of Genoa and Savona
Extensive damage to the renfusiera Tutor attacked by the Houthis in the Red Sea
Tampa / Southampton
Hit by drone craft and the launch of drones and ballistic missiles
Compagnie de Transports au Maroc completes acquisition of 51% of the capital of Africa Morocco Links
The stake was sold by Bank of Africa for 307 million dirhams
In 2023, rail traffic at the Interport of Nola reported an increase of 7.4% percent.
Similar positive trend in the first quarter of this year
Notice of consultation for the design, realization and management of the new passenger terminal in Ancona
The new cruise terminal at the port of Tarragona has been inaugurated.
It will be managed by the Global Ports Holding. This year, a traffic of 122mila passengers is expected
In the fourth quarter of 2023, the traffic of goods in Italian ports decreased by -2.7%
In the fourth quarter of 2023, the traffic of goods in Italian ports decreased by -2.7%
In resuming the containers (+ 4.5%) and the rotables (+ 5.9%). Decline in liquid bulk (-2.8%) and conventional goods (-4.6%) and a fairly accentuated reduction in dry bulk (-29.8%)
In April, shipping traffic in the Suez Canal decreased by -51.1% percent.
In April, shipping traffic in the Suez Canal decreased by -51.1% percent.
The Cairo
In the first quarter of 2024 the reduction was by -45.1%
Deal Daimler Truck-Kawasaki Heavy Industries for liquid hydrogen trucks
Deal Daimler Truck-Kawasaki Heavy Industries for liquid hydrogen trucks
Tokyo / Leinfelden-Echterdingen
Understanding to design the entire supply chain of supply
Two days of strikes did not bring close to the parties that deal with the renewal of the contract of German port workers
In 2023, out of 250 million containers shipped by sea, only 221 were lost at sea
Washington / Singapore/Brussels / London
33% of the containers have been recovered
CMA CGM will activate a seasonal service on the Asia-North Europe / Med route
Expected deployment of seven 7,000-teu vessels under two rotations
German port firms call on the EU to focus on the competitiveness of European ports
Meyer Turku delivers new cruise ship Mein Schiff 7 at TUI Cruises
Has a gross tonnage of 111,500 tons
Project for the realization of a cruise port in Bajamar (Mexico)
Murano Global Investments announces the initialling of a non-binding agreement with a cruise operator
New attacks on ships in the Gulf region of Aden
Tampa / Southampton
Hit the container ship "MSC Talershi" of the Mediterranean Shipping Company
Evergreen invests about 500 million in new container ships and new shipping containers
US Federal Maritime Commission launches public consultation on Gemini Cooperation
On routes with the US, the deal between Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd will take up to 184 vessels.
Navantia, Fincantieri, Naval Group, Naviris and Hydrus are due to bid for the new European corvette.
It was presented as part of a second ban on the European Defence Fund.
I go Gateway esulta for the Italian leadership in the World Bank's "Container Port Performance Index" report
Go Ligure
Agreement for the expansion of the Russian ULCT terminal container in the Gulf of Finland
St. Petersburg
The annual traffic capacity will be quintupled
Competition for the realization of the new cruise terminal Donato Bramante of the port of Civitavecchia
The Spezia
The race for the expansion of La Spezia Container Terminal is also on the way.
To electrify the benches of Spanish ports, it is necessary to quintuple the energy needs of the scans
Closed a bridge in the port of Charleston for the passage of an out-of-control container
Closed a bridge in the port of Charleston for the passage of an out-of-control container
The crew managed to reclaim the government of the ship
In April the traffic in goods in the port of Ravenna decreased by -7.9%
In the first quarter of 2024, the decline was -6.7% percent.
Boluda Towage finalizes the acquisition of France's Les Abeilles
It was ceded by the Econocom Group
ERFA, UIRR, Die Güterbahnen and RailGood call for a change of pace in EU policy for rail freight
Brussels / Berlin / Langbroek
Damen has filed for bankruptcy against the Romanian shipyard in Mangalia
Bucharest / Costanza
A thousand workers at the establishment have been placed in technical unemployment
Cruises brand P&O Cruises Australia will be incorporated into Carnival Cruise Line
Cruises brand P&O Cruises Australia will be incorporated into Carnival Cruise Line
The transition to March 2025
Maersk announces an improvement in the closing forecast for the financial year 2024
Port congestion and increase in the nils between the new components that characterize the market
Projects to supply green e-fuel to shipping are in a stalemate
A T&E study highlights that not a single initiative dedicated specifically to maritime transport is underway
In April 2024 freight traffic in the port of Genoa was stable and in Savona-I went up by 49.4%
Wärtsilä entranches RINA and Gas and Heat in the project for green ammonia bunkerage
An innovative bettolina will be developed
The management of the Container Terminal 2 of the port of Dar es Salaam officially passes to Adani Ports
Ahmedabad / Abu Dhabi
A joint venture controlled by the Indian firm acquires 95% percent of Tanzania International Container Terminal Services
FEPORT, necessary measures to mitigate the impact on European ports of inclusion of shipping in EU ETS
Bonz : essential that the EU provides for an adjustment of its own legislation that damages competitiveness
Rail Cargo Group buys Dutch railway company Captrain Netherlands
It has a fleet of seven locomotives employed in maneuvering and last-mile services
Sixty kilos of cocaine seized in the port of Livorno
They were concealed in a container with a load of bananas
In the first quarter of this year, the traffic of goods in Moroccan ports increased by 13.3%
Rabat / Tangiers
A Tanger Med the growth was 14.9%
Hannibal boosts the frequency of rail links with the port of Spezia
50% increase in rotations with the terminals of Melzo, Marzaglia and Padua
Two Chinese companies have been selected for the management of the new Georgian port of Anaklia that do not operate ports.
Two Chinese companies have been selected for the management of the new Georgian port of Anaklia that do not operate ports.
The CCCC and CHEC engineering firms build port infrastructure. TiL terminalist company waives to submit a proposal
The cruise group Viking Holdings closed the first quarter 2024 with a net loss of -493.9 million
Bankrupt CIN, Honorary and children ask for plea deal
The judge at the preliminary hearing will assess the request on October 9
Quarterly decline in goods at ports of La Spezia and Marina di Carrara
The Spezia
In the first three months of 2024, containerized traffic in the stopover has increased by 10.8% percent.
In the first quarter of 2024, freight traffic in the port of Naples grew 1.3% percent, while in Salerno it fell by -2.0% percent.
In the first quarter of 2024, the export of G20 goods marked a conjunctural change of 1.9%
In the first quarter of 2024, the export of G20 goods marked a conjunctural change of 1.9%
Imports in decrease of -0.2%
In April, freight traffic in Chinese seaports grew by 2.7% percent
The only volumes of cargo to and from overseas have increased by 8.2%
The Cypriot government has revoked the concession for the management and development of the port of Larnaca
Project worth 1.2 billion euros. Attributed to the Kition the violation of a clause in the contract
Wallenius Wilhelmsen sells his own ro-ro terminal in Melbourne to Australian Amalgamated Terminals
ABG Sundal Collier considers MSC's offer to be fair for acquisition of Gram Car Carriers
The proposal is supported by the Norwegian Company's CDA
Boluda Towage will buy British truck ride-hopping company SMS Towage
The operation will include the fleet of 20 naval vehicles
Awarded to Fincantieri Marinette Marine the contract for the fifth and sixth frigates of the class "Constellation"
Spearport, contingent arrivals in the port of Genova to a number of vehicles that can actually be served
Botta : An alternative to congestion could also be to extend the livelihoods and detention allowances of containers
Continues the growth of prices of new shipbuilding
We reduce the consistency of the container order portfolio
In May, container traffic in the port of Los Angeles fell by -3.4% percent.
Los Angeles
Waiting for the recovery of growth in summer
The assembly of Assagents will be held in Genoa on June 25.
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
The work of consolidation of the first tank of the Darsena Europe has arrived at 60%.
Completion is expected by the end of the year
Piacenza has resigned as Extraordinary Commissioner of the AdSP of the Western Ligurian Sea
Genoa / Rome
The subenters Admiral Massimo Seno
The means of the Trieste Coast Guard rescue a motonave of the APT Gorizia
Rescued from 76 people on board
The Italian Sea Group has completed the divestment of the Viareggio nautical yard
Marina di Carrara
It was sold to Next Yacht Group for 21 million euros
Eni has ceded 10% percent of Saipem's share capital.
San Donato Milanese
The counter-value was about 393 million euros.
Restored full navigability in the access channel to the port of Baltimore
Assoports and SRM publish a new update of the report "Port Infographics"
Focus on maritime trades and fleets, alternative fuels and the employment of women in ports
Renewed the Board of Directors of Maritime Stations
Indication of Edoardo Monzani's confirmation to the role of president
In May the revenues of Yang Ming and Wan Hai Lines grew by 46.2% and 40.1%
Keelung / Taipei
In the first five months of 2024 recorded increases of 27.0% and 17.5%
Port of Genoa, Spediporto and Fedespedi call for truck drivers to freeze congestion fee
DFDS will sell its own mini cruises to Gotlandsbolaget
Copenhagen / Visby
The divestment will include the ships "Crown Seaways" and "Pearl Seaways" built in 1994 and 1989
Second report from the Fedespedi Studies Center on the Suez Crisis
In the Mediterranean, take advantage of ports closest to Gibraltar
Finsea renews its identity brand identity
The structure of the group split into three main business units : Finsea-Shipping agency, Finsea-Land transport and Finsea-Global logistics
Accelleron has signed a five-year deal with Large Ships Fast
Baden / Genoa
Maintenance and assistance to the more than 100 turboblowers installed on the fleet's 28 ships
In May the container traffic in the port of Singapore amounted to 3.5 million teu (+ 3.6%)
In the first five months of 2024, 16.9 million teu (+ 7.7%) were handled.
On July 17 in Rome, the assembly of the Italian Terminalist Terminalist Association will be held in Rome.
It will be preceded 16 by a private event between networking and art
Last month Evergreen's revenue grew by 40.3% percent
In the first five months of 2024, the increase was 36.2% percent.
Spain's Pérez y Cía. bought the EUCONSA compatril
Is specialized in intermodal transport in bulk of chemical and petrochemical products
Suez Canal, continuation of discounts policy applied to ships in transit
Maritime traffic is still more than halved compared to last year.
Conference on the safety and optimisation of the flow of passengers in ports and borders
Organized by the ICSA Foundation, it will be held on June 12 in Rome
The significant increase in container traffic in the port of Barcelona continued in April.
Transhipment traffic alone has grown by 73.9%
Piero Lazzeri has been reappointed president of Sanilog
Walter Barbieri has been appointed vice-president of the fund for the next three years.
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German L.I.T. buys Italian company Autotransport Pedot
The Lavis company (Trento) was founded in 1939
In the first quarter of this year, freight traffic in Tunisian ports fell by -8.3% percent.
The Goulette
In decrease both the landings (-6.1%) and embarkation (-11.5%)
Danish Scan Global Logistics has bought the Fopfloor Shipping & Logistics
The company, headquartered in Prato, employs more than 160 people.
New Egypt-Greece-Greece-Algeria service of Tarros and Diamond Line
The Spezia
Will have weekly attendance and will be inaugurated on June 28
Port of Gioia Tauro, ok of the CSLP to the surgeries for ro-ro and ro-pax vessels
Joy Tauro
Approved the functional technical adjustment to the PRP
Uiltransport, towards mobilisation of Italian dockports from 17 to June 23
Recovery of purchasing power, security and greater protections are the demands
Michail Stahlhut (Hupac) is the new president of UIRR
Jürgen Albersmann (Contargo) appointed Vice-President
Terminals Italy passes to the Logistic Pole of FS Group
Mercitalia Logistics has become sole partner of the firm
From 2026 it will become mandatory for the reporting of containers lost at sea
From 2026 it will become mandatory for the reporting of containers lost at sea
Washington / Singapore/Brussels / London
Kjaer (WSC) : significant progress in the safety of navigation and the safeguarding of the environment
Emiratense ADNOC Logistics and Services buys Navig8
Abu Dhabi
Transaction of the value of approximately 1,4-1, 5 billion
Part of the former Tubimar area of the port of Ancona will be reserved for the development of the nautical shipbuilding industry
Approved an act of address
Tomorrow La Méridionale will inaugurate the Livorno-Île-Rousse ferry service.
Expected three weekly departures
The first July Maersk will introduce a Fossil Fuel Fee
The new superb will gradually replace the Bunker Adjustment Factor and the Low Sulphur Surcharge
Fit Cisl, necessary to ensure the full operation of the AdSP Management Committee of Western Liguria
Bilog, the enterprises join the AdSP of the Eastern Liguria and the Municipality of Piacenza
The Spezia
Vittorio Torbianelli has been appointed Extraordinary Commissioner of the AdSP of the East Adriatic Sea
Brothers Cosulich, new tanker bunker chemical bunker IMO2
It is the first in the fleet ready to transport methanol
COSCO will carry out the dual-fuel upgrade of four new container ships from more than 16,000 teu
Renewed the Cda of Interport Padua
Luciano Greco is the new president
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
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ForwardersShip Suppliers
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The assembly of Assagents will be held in Genoa on June 25.
Event entitled " Mari inquieti. Routes and conflicts : the incognition of traffickers "
Conference on the safety and optimisation of the flow of passengers in ports and borders
Organized by the ICSA Foundation, it will be held on June 12 in Rome
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Deutsche Bahn Schenker takes CVC, Maersk, DSV and Bahri into final round, sources sa
Chabahar Port: US says sanctions possible after India-Iran port deal
(BBC News)
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FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Mario Mattioli
Roma, 27 ottobre 2023
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Self-transport enterprises operating with the port of Genova introduce a "congestion fee"
In Venice, the Academy of Logistics and the Sea was established
It is the fruit of the collaboration between ITS Marco Polo Academy, Vemars and CFLI
Signed the contract for the electrification of the docks at the port of Termoli
In the programme works of the total value of around 4.5 million euros
Downturn in the quarterly financial performance of Danaos and MPCC
Athens / Oslo
The two companies have fleets of 69 and 56 container ships respectively
Hupac closed the 2023 financial year with a net loss of -6.2 million francs
Next increase in the frequency of intermodal services on the Benelux-Italy corridor
From July, the Port Community System of the Port of Palermo will become active.
Allows the management of traffic of ships, means and goods in the stopover
RINA presents a growth plan that could include further acquisitions
In 2023 revenue growth of 10% percent. Stable new orders in the first quarter of this year
Support from Banco BPM, UniCredit and SACE for the implementation of interventions in the ports of Naples and Salerno
Advance Payment Bond of 36 million euros to R.C.M. Construction
The first of the drawers of the new foranea dam has arrived in Genoa.
It was laid at -25 meters deep
Mission of Spediport in China to promote the development of air cargo in Genoa
Stops in Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Guangzhou
Planning of the maritime space, Italy referred to the EU Court of Justice
Brussels denounces the lack of processing and communication of management plans
In La Spezia it is hoped the establishment of a Faculty of Transport Economics and Logistics
The Spezia
Pisano : the sector is at the constant search for proper professionalism
On Tuesday in Livorno, the conference will be held "Il Freight Train in the Ports"
FerMerci promotes a confrontation between institutions and operators of freight rail transport in ports
Memorandum of Understanding signed by ALIS and Assiterminal
Joint development of strategic topics for enterprises and workers in the areas of reference
Swiss, 2.1% percent increase in rail tracks tariffs
The costs of freight traffic will increase by about six million francs per year
The Euroseas container charterer deems positive the prospects of its market segment
CargoBeamer secures funding for 140 million euros from public and private investors
Renewed the Management of SOS LOGistics
Daniele Texts has been confirmed to the presidency
New maxi seizure of drugs in the port of Civitavecchia
Intercepted a shipment of marijuana of more than 442 kilograms
Mercitalia Shunting & Terminal equipped with new locomotives for rail manoeuvre
These are locomotors DE 18 produced by Vossloh Rolling Stock
Saipem to fix contracts in Angola to total 3.7 billion
They were awarded by a company controlled by TotalEnergies
In April, container traffic in the port of Los Angeles grew by 11.9% percent
Los Angeles
In the first quarter of 2024 the increase was 24.8%
FERCAM bars on the Indian market
Opened a branch in New Delhi. The presence will be extended to Mumbai, Calcutta, and Chennai
Fincantieri vars a logistics support unit in Castellammare di Stabia
It is the second LSS built for the Italian Navy Navy
Ferretti inaugurates the renewed nautical construction site of La Spezia
The Spezia
The ligure establishment is dedicated to the production of the Riva yachts
Positive first quarter for Global Ship Lease
Revenue in growth of 12.7%
Launched by Interporto Padova the intermodal service of Trans Italy with the Interport of Livorno Guasticce
Initially it provides for two weekly circulations
Operating the new automated gate at Reefer Terminal of Going Ligure
Go Ligure
The drivers can carry out the loading and unloading activities without getting off the vehicle
Last month container traffic in the port of Hong Kong decreased by -10.2%
Hong Kong
In the first eventful four-year period 4.5 million teu (-4.7%)
DP World inaugurates new port infrastructure and logistics in Romania
New terminals in the port of Costanza destined for cargo project and rotatable
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