Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Cosco Shipping and PIL Seal Deal for Time Charter

Cosco Shipping is in an agreement with Singapore's Pacific International Lines (PIL) for an exchange of 12 ships on a time charter basis. Cosco Shipping...

India Scraps Cabotage Rule, Opens Domestic Freight to Foreign-Flagged Vessels

In the biggest policy reform yet in the shipping sector, the Centre has allowed foreign-flagged container ships to carry export-import laden containers for transhipment...

MSC makes first Melon Shipments from Spain to Asia using “Controlled Atmosphere Technology”

Building on the success of the recent Technical Reefer Workshop held at its Valencia premises, MSC has just carried out the first ever melon...

Diana Containerships Panamax Hired by CMA CGM

CMA CGM has hired a 2001-built Panamax of Diana Containerships Inc., for a period of 8 to 11 months. The 3,739 TEU container vessel...

Gulftainer’s KCT Welcomes 20,600TEU CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery

Gulftainer welcomed the CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery on its maiden call at its flagship Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT). With a capacity of...

Navios Maritime Containers Adds Four Boxships

Navios Maritime Containers Inc. announced today that it has taken delivery of four 2008-built Panamax containerships. These vessels are employed on charters with a...

ATS International and TOTE Maritime Announce US to Puerto Rico Partnership

ATS International, a division of Anderson Trucking Service (ATS), announced a strategic partnership with TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico to offer a game-changing equipment innovation...

Hapag-Lloyd Operating Result Tripled, Undertakes Management Reshuffle

Hapag-Lloyd has disclosed its 2017 annual report on Wednesday. Based on the audited figures, earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) increased significantly...

Kea Trader to be Scrapped after Running Aground

After only a few months into service, the 2017-built containership Kea Trader will have to be scrapped after running aground off New Caledonia. The...

CMA CGM’s Record Containerships to be Powered by WinGD X-DF Engines

Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd (WinGD) announced today that French shipping line CMA CGM, based in Marseille, has chosen WinGD’s largest, 92 cm bore,...