OOCL announces enhancements in the China-India and Pakistan product mix

OOCL announces enhancements in the China-India and Pakistan product mix

OOCL announced on Nov 1 that the current China Pakistan Express 2 (CPX2) product will be revamped and renamed as the Asia Pakistan Mundra Service (PMX), effective from November 13 with the first sailing in Shanghai, and …
Nov 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Long-Standing Chinese relationship pays off as major shipping line announces Liverpool call

Long-Standing Chinese relationship pays off as major shipping line announces Liverpool call

The Port of Liverpool has demonstrated the strength of its relationships with China by announcing it will welcome a vessel call from COSCO on Wednesday 17 October. The MV Jork will call at Liverpool after a stop in …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious
Eagle GO Guaranteed Extended to APL’s Asia-Middle East and India Subcontinent Networks

Eagle GO Guaranteed Extended to APL’s Asia-Middle East and India Subcontinent Networks

APL today announced the expansion of Eagle GO Guaranteed for cargoes destined for the Middle East and India Subcontinent from all direct and non-direct loading ports in Asia, in addition to China. Eagle GO Guaranteed …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious
New shipping line opens between China and Lebanon's Tripoli port

New shipping line opens between China and Lebanon's Tripoli port

Container ship CMA CGM Congo arrived at Lebanese port of Tripoli on Tuesday to open a new shipping line between China and the port. "The vessel is the first to hold 10,000 containers. It will unload 1000 containers in …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Vessels
KONGSBERG to supply integrated technology for new heavy lift crane vessel

KONGSBERG to supply integrated technology for new heavy lift crane vessel

Kongsberg Maritime has secured an USD 13 million contract to equip a new heavy-lift crane vessel for Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) with an appropriately innovative technology suite. Options exist for a further three …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Yang Ming to Upgrade China-Vietnam-Thailand Service

Yang Ming to Upgrade China-Vietnam-Thailand Service

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (YM) has announced to upgrade its China-Vietnam/Thailand service network effective on October 12th, 2018. Caption: Containership YM Express - Image courtesy of SF-Images   The …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Guangzhou Port Authority Strengthens Collaboration with African Ports to Form a Strong Partnership

Guangzhou Port Authority Strengthens Collaboration with African Ports to Form a Strong Partnership

On September 17, IAPH African Regional Conference was held in Abuja, Nigeria. Over 400 people from around 40 countries globally participated in the Conference. As the host of the IAPH 2019 World Ports Conference, Ms. …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Curious
FURUNO, Cosco Shipping Technology and HEISEI TRADING Establish Joint Venture to Develop the Maritime Business in China

FURUNO, Cosco Shipping Technology and HEISEI TRADING Establish Joint Venture to Develop the Maritime Business in China

FURUNO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. announced yesterday that on 10th of September, FURUNO, COSCO SHIPPING Technology (CS Tech) which is a group company of China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited, and HEISEI TRADING CO., LTD …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Curious
Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named Vladimir Vize

Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named Vladimir Vize

The Vessel Will Serve in the World's First Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier Project following "Vladimir Rusanov" TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) held a naming ceremony on 11 September for an ice-breaking LNG carrier, …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Qatargas announces a 22-year LNG sale and purchase agreement with PetroChina

Qatargas announces a 22-year LNG sale and purchase agreement with PetroChina

Qatargas has announced a long-term Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with PetroChina International Company Limited, a unit of PetroChina Company Limited (PetroChina), to supply China with around 3.4 million tonnes of …
Sep 10, 2018 /  Curious