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
SM Shipping Company Forges Alliance With Vinalines

SM Shipping Company Forges Alliance With Vinalines

SM Lines, a leading container carrier in South Korea, forged a strategic alliance with Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines), a state-owned shipping firm, in an effort to secure a stable foothold in Southeast …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Curious
Oldendorff Carriers: New transhipment project in Vietnam signed

Oldendorff Carriers: New transhipment project in Vietnam signed

Following Oldendorff successful transhipment project at the Go Gia buoys in Southern Vietnam, which commenced last year, Oldendorff Carriers has recently signed an integrated Coal Transport and Transhipment Agreement for …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Curious
Bumi Armada Berhad signs 6-year firm bare boat charter contract with HLJOC for FPSO Armada TGT 1 in Vietnam

Bumi Armada Berhad signs 6-year firm bare boat charter contract with HLJOC for FPSO Armada TGT 1 in Vietnam

Armada TGT Ltd (Armada TGT), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bumi Armada Berhad (Bumi Armada) has signed a Bare Boat Charter Contract with Hoang Long Joint Operating Company (HLJOC) for the charter of FPSO Armada TGT 1 with …
Aug 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Da Nang completes second-stage upgrading of Tien Sa port

Da Nang completes second-stage upgrading of Tien Sa port

The central city of Da Nang officially put into operation the second stage of Tien Sa port after two years of construction on July 28, bringing its total capacity to 12 million tonnes of cargo per year. General …
Aug 3, 2018 /  Curious
MOL JV company Haiphong International Container Terminal held opening ceremony for HICT new container terminal at Lach Huyen Port, Vietnam

MOL JV company Haiphong International Container Terminal held opening ceremony for HICT new container terminal at Lach Huyen Port, Vietnam

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that its joint venture company Haiphong International Container Terminal Co., Ltd. held an opening ceremony for the new Haiphong International Container Terminal (HICT) …
May 15, 2018 /  Curious
APL Introduces Direct Sea Route to Chu Lai

APL Introduces Direct Sea Route to Chu Lai

APL announced yesterday that APL Chu Lai, a 1,200-TEU vessel, has made her maiden direct call at the Chu Lai Tam Hiep Port on 24 March. This officially commences APL’s new weekly Chu Lai Haiphong Express (CHX) …
Mar 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Wan Hai Lines to Launch New China to Vietnam Service

Wan Hai Lines to Launch New China to Vietnam Service

Wan Hai Lines Ltd. announced earlier today its plan to expand its existing service network between China to Southeast Asia by launching a new weekly service from South China to Vietnam on 29th March 2018. Caption: …
Mar 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Yang Ming to launch New Japan-Malaysia-Vietnam direct service

Yang Ming to launch New Japan-Malaysia-Vietnam direct service

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (YM) will launch JMV (Japan-Malaysia-Vietnam) Service on 12th April, 2018, starting from Hong Kong. Caption: Container ship YM Antwerp - Image courtesy of Eric Hu   Four …
Mar 16, 2018 /  All
Tanker explosion and fire at Port Hai Phong, Vietnam

Tanker explosion and fire at Port Hai Phong, Vietnam

The oil tanker Hai Ha 18 carrying 900 tons of gasoline A92 caught fire after an explosion in the weekend in the northern port city of Hai Phong, Vietnam. According to local media reports, the explosion occurred on …
Mar 12, 2018 /  Accidents