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
Ocean Alliance: CMA CGM unveils its new unmatched service offer, Ocean Alliance Day 3 Product

Ocean Alliance: CMA CGM unveils its new unmatched service offer, Ocean Alliance Day 3 Product

The CMA CGM Group, a worldwide leading shipping group, announced on Wednesday (Jan16) that Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the CMA CGM Group, signed today with the executives of COSCO …
Jan 17, 2019 /  All
Evergreen Opens Four New Offices in Latin America

Evergreen Opens Four New Offices in Latin America

In view of the growth potential in Latin American trade, Evergreen Line is continuing to establish its own offices at main service locations in the region. The move will strengthen the effectiveness of the line’s …
Jan 16, 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
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