Yang Ming Provides New China-Malaysia Direct Service

Yang Ming Provides New China-Malaysia Direct Service

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (YM) has announced the launch of CMS service (China-Malaysia Service) with effect on February 23rd, 2019 (Estimated Time of Berth from Qingdao). Caption: Containership YM …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Curious
Ocean Alliance: The world’s largest operational agreement between shipping companies is extended until 2027

Ocean Alliance: The world’s largest operational agreement between shipping companies is extended until 2027

The CMA CGM Group, a worldwide leading shipping group, announced on Friday (Jan18) that Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the CMA CGM Group, signed the extension of the Ocean Alliance …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Maiden call for Ever Gifted at Hutchison Ports ECT Rotterdam

Maiden call for Ever Gifted at Hutchison Ports ECT Rotterdam

Hutchison Ports ECT Rotterdam (ECT) welcomes the EVER Gifted from container shipping line Evergreen on her maiden call. The vessel, with a capacity of around 20,000 TEU, makes its first roundtrip from Asia. Rotterdam is …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Another Dutch ship owner faces huge fine for having beached a vessel

Another Dutch ship owner faces huge fine for having beached a vessel

Dutch ship owner Holland Maas Scheepvaart Beheer II BV has been fined 780.000 EUR and paid a settlement of 2.2 million EUR - totaling to a price tag of almost 3 million EUR - for having beached a ship for scrapping in …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
CMA CGM unites its Containerships and MacAndrews brands

CMA CGM unites its Containerships and MacAndrews brands

Containerships: from April 1st, 2019 a single brand resulting from the union of two experts of intra-European transport CMA CGM reinforces its strategy aimed at densifying its regional coverage to the benefit of its …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Curious
COSCO SHIPPING Ports Signs Official Agreement with PSA Add Two Berths at COSCO-PSA Terminal Strengthening Presence in S.E. Asia

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Signs Official Agreement with PSA Add Two Berths at COSCO-PSA Terminal Strengthening Presence in S.E. Asia

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited (COSCO SHIPPING Ports, CSP, HKEX stock code:1199 ) a leading ports operator in the world, yesterday announced that the Company has signed official agreement with PSA Corporation Limited (PSA) …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Curious
Evergreen Line Adds Two Mega-Ships To Its Fleet

Evergreen Line Adds Two Mega-Ships To Its Fleet

Taiwanese container ship operator Evergreen has added its second and third ultra-large container ships to its fleet with the delivery of the Ever Gifted and Ever Grade from the Japanese shipyard at Imabari. The two …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
APL Enhances Condor Express Service

APL Enhances Condor Express Service

APL today announced that it is adding Guayaquil and Ensenada as ports of call to the Condor Express (CDX) service. With the extension to the port cities of Ecuador and Mexico, exporters from the country will have access …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Oakland cargo volume hit all-time high in 2018

Port of Oakland cargo volume hit all-time high in 2018

Imports climb 5 percent; exports off 3.5 percent Port of Oakland container volume reached an all-time high in 2018, according to data released today. The Port said it handled the equivalent of 2.55 million 20-foot …
Jan 16, 2019 /  All
CMA CGM OCEANIA LINES - PAD service to resume weekly rotations

CMA CGM OCEANIA LINES - PAD service to resume weekly rotations

CMA CGM announced Tuesday (Jan15) that the PAD service linking North Europe with USEC, French Pacific islands, Australia and New Zealand will offer a weekly frequency starting from mid-February 2019. From Europe, …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels