APM Terminals sets operational record in Los Angeles

APM Terminals sets operational record in Los Angeles

APM Terminals set a new North American operations record this month with 27,846 TEUs handled on one vessel. This represents a complete discharge of the vessel for import cargo and a complete new load of export …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
Struggling Vinalines to open container shipping centre next week

Struggling Vinalines to open container shipping centre next week

The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) will open a logistics centre for container shipping on December 17 as part of moves to restructure the State-owned firm, according to Deputy Director General Do Thi Ngoc …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
FESCO transported 24 000 tons to Chukotka under the northern delivery of cargoes-2018

FESCO transported 24 000 tons to Chukotka under the northern delivery of cargoes-2018

FESCO Transportation Group completed transportation of cargo for Chukotka Autonomous Okrug during the northern delivery-2018 and delivered 24 000 tons of national economic goods to the region. FESCO transport vessels …
Dec 6, 2018 /  Curious
Samskip’s UK investments secure supply chain against Brexit disruption

Samskip’s UK investments secure supply chain against Brexit disruption

Two years of pre-Brexit investment in North Sea container shipping services is proving decisive in winning shippers away from cross-Channel ferry routes at a critical time for UK-EU relations, according to leading …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Curious
CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

Five container shipping companies intend to create an association with the purpose of paving the way for digitalization, standardization and interoperability in the container shipping industry. IT executives from CMA …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
ZIM reveals details of the new Asia - America network

ZIM reveals details of the new Asia - America network

ZIM reported yesterday that following the announcement of the new Strategic Partnership Agreement with the 2M alliance, details of the new improved Asia - U.S. East Coast – Asia network are now …
Aug 10, 2018 /  Curious
State of Delaware Announces Preliminary Agreement with Gulftainer to Expand Port of Wilmington

State of Delaware Announces Preliminary Agreement with Gulftainer to Expand Port of Wilmington

Terms of the agreement must be approved by Diamond State Port Corporation Board and the Delaware General Assembly Governor John Carney and Secretary of State Jeffrey Bullock announced last Thursday that the State of …
Apr 5, 2018 /  Curious
ZIM upgrades its Pacific (ZCP) container service and introduces new service (CFX) connecting Jamaica, Florida & Canada

ZIM upgrades its Pacific (ZCP) container service and introduces new service (CFX) connecting Jamaica, Florida & Canada

ZIM announced yesterday a change and upgrade of the Company’s flagship ZIM Container Service Pacific (ZCP), and the simultaneous launch of a new Canada Florida Express service (CFX), starting April 3rd. The …
Mar 22, 2018 /  Vessels
South Carolina Ports Authority Posts January Container Growth

South Carolina Ports Authority Posts January Container Growth

Yesterday South Carolina Ports Authority reported nearly two percent container volume growth since the Port’s fiscal year began last July. SCPA handled 167,398 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEU) in …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Curious
APL Injects X Factor In Trans-Pacific Portfolio With Eagle Express X Service

APL Injects X Factor In Trans-Pacific Portfolio With Eagle Express X Service

APL yesterday announced the launch of the Eagle Express X (EXX) service, a new weekly China – US West Coast ocean freight product. Boasting X Factor when it comes to speed of delivery, the EXX service promises a …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Vessels