Costamare announces the acquisition of the York Capital Majority Interest in Five 14,000 TEU Containerships with Long Term Charters

Costamare announces the acquisition of the York Capital Majority Interest in Five 14,000 TEU Containerships with Long Term Charters

Costamare Inc. (NYSE: CMRE) announced today the acquisition of the 60% equity interest of York Capital in five 2016 - built 14,000 TEU containerships. The acquisition brings the Company’s ownership interest in …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Finance
Ship Finance announces $400m Lease Financing for 4 x 14,000 TEU container vessels

Ship Finance announces $400m Lease Financing for 4 x 14,000 TEU container vessels

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) (Ship Finance) announces that it has entered into lease financing agreements (each, a "Lease Financing") totaling $400 million with an Asian-based institution to finance …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Finance
Port of Tacoma welcomes Evergreen’s Thalassa Axia - the largest vessel ever to call the port (Video)

Port of Tacoma welcomes Evergreen’s Thalassa Axia - the largest vessel ever to call the port (Video)

NWSA welcomed Evergreen’s Thalassa Axia to Pierce County Terminal on Nov. 1, 2018. Images courtesy of Port of Tacoma   At 13,800 twenty-foot-equivalent units, it’s the largest vessel ever to call …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Evergreen Strengthens Asia – East Africa Service

Evergreen Strengthens Asia – East Africa Service

In order to meet increasing and diverse market demands, Evergreen Line has announced enhancements to its current Asia – East Africa service (AEF) – adding to its direct calls in Central & Southern …
Jul 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

A bulk carrier has crashed into the stern of a berthed containership in Kaohsiung Harbour in Taiwan. In a video released on June 19, the Taiwan-flagged bulk carrier ‘China Steel Innovator’ hits the Evergreen …
Jun 20, 2018 /  Accidents
Hyundai Merchant Marine to allocate 2 ships to China-Australia route

Hyundai Merchant Marine to allocate 2 ships to China-Australia route

Hyundai Merchant Marine Co., South Korea's leading shipping line by sales, said Monday it will allocate two ships on the China-Australia routes to meet growing demand for cargo. Hyundai Merchant has partnered with …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Storm-ravaged Evergreen container ship, Theseus,  turned around to Colombo International Container Terminals for salvage operations

Storm-ravaged Evergreen container ship, Theseus,  turned around to Colombo International Container Terminals for salvage operations

A container carrier that sustained damage in tropical storm ‘Sagar’ in the Gulf of Aden, nearly 2,000 nautical miles from Sri Lanka, has been turned around in just 36 hours by Colombo International Container …
Jun 4, 2018 /  Accidents
Containership Ever Golden deployed for the NEU3 service makes first call at CSP Zeebrugge Terminal

Containership Ever Golden deployed for the NEU3 service makes first call at CSP Zeebrugge Terminal

On 22 May ms Ever Golden called for the first time at CSP Zeebrugge Terminal of COSCO Shipping Ports. The ship is being deployed for the NEU3 service of the Ocean Alliance (CMA CGM/ Cosco Shipping Lines/Evergreen/OOCL) …
May 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Ever Bonny - Innovative Scrubber-ready Containership Delivered

Ever Bonny - Innovative Scrubber-ready Containership Delivered

CSBC Corporation of Taiwan recently delivered the fifth in a series of ten 2,800 TEU containerships. The ABS-classed Ever Bonny was delivered March 23, 2018 to Evergreen, a Taiwanese containership …
Mar 27, 2018 /  Vessels
CMA CGM continues its development in Latin America and launches 3 new services between Asia, Mexico and the West Coast of South America

CMA CGM continues its development in Latin America and launches 3 new services between Asia, Mexico and the West Coast of South America

Three new weekly services with shortened transit times Expanded port coverage: 17 ports served in Asia, Mexico and the west coast of South America 11 CMA CGM Group ships deployed The CMA CGM Group, a world leader …
Mar 1, 2018 /  Vessels