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
OOCL introduces new Asia–Latin and South America direct services

OOCL introduces new Asia–Latin and South America direct services

OOCL introduces its new Asia–Latin and South America products, namely the Transpacific Latin Pacific 1 (TLP1) and Transpacific Latin Pacific 2 (TLP2) from October 2018.   OOCL new products will provide …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Curious
Wan Hai Lines, One of the World’s Largest Carriers, Joins INTTRA’s Network

Wan Hai Lines, One of the World’s Largest Carriers, Joins INTTRA’s Network

Top twelve carriers now available through INTTRA INTTRA, the largest neutral network, software and information provider at the center of the ocean industry, Friday (Oct 12) announced that Wan Hai Lines, Taiwan’s …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of New Orleans Handles Largest Container Ship to Date

Port of New Orleans Handles Largest Container Ship to Date

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) welcomed its largest container ship ever when the CMA CGM operated Pusan C, a 9,500 twenty-foot-equivalent unit (TEU) vessel, called on Oct. 8 at the Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Groundbreaking Ceremony Marks Start of Work at DP World Berbera in Somaliland

Groundbreaking Ceremony Marks Start of Work at DP World Berbera in Somaliland

Construction work on the development of the multi-purpose Berbera port in the Republic of Somaliland has started with a special ground-breaking ceremony to mark the occasion. H.E. President of the Republic of …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Curious
Hanjin Shipyard Delivers 3rd Subic-made 20,600 TEU Containership Vessel - CMA CGM Louis Bleriot

Hanjin Shipyard Delivers 3rd Subic-made 20,600 TEU Containership Vessel - CMA CGM Louis Bleriot

With positive signs of renewed vigor in the global shipbuilding industry, Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction – Philippines (HHIC-Phil Inc.) unveiled its 3rd Subic-made 20,600 TEU class container vessel in a …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Long Beach Moves 8 Million TEUs in Fiscal Year

Port of Long Beach Moves 8 Million TEUs in Fiscal Year

The Port of Long Beach closed out the 2018 fiscal year having handled 8,000,929 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) during the previous 12 months, the most ever, representing a 10.7 percent increase over fiscal year …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Curious
Containerships’ third and fourth LNG-powered vessels christened

Containerships’ third and fourth LNG-powered vessels christened

Containerships’ third and fourth LNG-powered vessels were christened last week at the Wenchong Shipyard, China. The vessels received names M/S Containerships Finn and M/S Containerships Balt, honouring …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network

Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network

The initial schedule offers a twice-weekly short sea container service, with its first departure from Antwerp on the 12th October. The service will be operated by a 508TEU capacity vessel, sailing from ATO's multimodal …
Oct 2, 2018 /  Curious
Navios Maritime Containers Inc. Announces Delivery of Containership

Navios Maritime Containers Inc. Announces Delivery of Containership

Navios Maritime Containers Inc. (Navios Containers) (N-OTC: NMCI), a growth vehicle dedicated to the container sector, announced that it took delivery of the Navios Miami, a 2009-built, 4,563 TEU containership on …
Oct 2, 2018 /  Vessels