Daewoo Shipbuilding, Hyundai Heavy win string of crude carrier orders

Daewoo Shipbuilding, Hyundai Heavy win string of crude carrier orders

South Korea’s major shipbuilders have started the year on a buoyant note, winning new orders at a strong clip. Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) said Friday it has bagged a 210 billion won …
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
SEACOR Marine Enters Agreement to Acquire Three Additional Platform Supply Vessels from Affiliates of COSCO Shipping Group

SEACOR Marine Enters Agreement to Acquire Three Additional Platform Supply Vessels from Affiliates of COSCO Shipping Group

SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SMHI) (SEACOR Marine) Wednesday (Jan16) announced it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire three platform supply vessels (PSVs) from COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry (Zhoushan) …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Curious
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
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
Port of Everett earns short sea shipping designation; only Port on West Coast

Port of Everett earns short sea shipping designation; only Port on West Coast

The Port of Everett has achieved another vital step in reducing congestion on the I-5 corridor while moving more freight in the region. The Port was notified this month that it received designation by the U.S. Secretary …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Curious
Liverpool momentum builds as Maersk and MSC commit to permanent US service

Liverpool momentum builds as Maersk and MSC commit to permanent US service

The 2M shipping line alliance has confirmed that Liverpool will become a permanent call on its TA4 service connecting Europe with several US ports. The move follows the introduction of a temporary call in July 2018 …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Curious
Boluda Lines increases frequency of Cape Verde commercial line with new weekly service

Boluda Lines increases frequency of Cape Verde commercial line with new weekly service

The regular shipping route service will operate on a weekly instead of biweekly basis from the first of February Boluda Corporación Marítima’s shipping division is the first company to shorten the …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Curious
Spotted: Zhi Yuan Kou delivers modules for Chevron’s FGP-WPMP Project

Spotted: Zhi Yuan Kou delivers modules for Chevron’s FGP-WPMP Project

COSCO SHIPPING Specialized continues transports for the FGP-WPMP project with the m/v Zhi Yuan Kou safely delivering modules from Okpo to Hamina in early January 2019. Heavy load carrier Zhi Yuan Kou is a Chinese …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels