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6 November 2018
17:39
Ocean carrier majors and terminal operators to form a blockchain consortium

Nine ocean carrier majors and terminal operators signed today a formal statement of intent for a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to form a blockchain consortium….

5 November 2018
16:58
Container shipping alliances could raise competition, according to ITF report

According to the latest report issued by OECD’s International Transport Forum (ITF), container shipping alliances could raise competition concerns in what has become a concentrated…

16:19
Ports America entered a new service contract with the Bellingham Shipping Terminal

Ports America entered negotiations with the port after several of its shipping customers requested use of the Bellingham Shipping Terminal. The result of this negotiations is…

16:08
MSCO has entered into 5-year coal transportation deal

Russian Murmansk Shipping Company (MSCO) has secured a five-year coal transportation deal along the Northern Sea Route. Under the Arctic shipping agreement, signed with Switzerland-based Sibanthracite Overseas…

11:18
Royal Caribbean Cruises officially opened its new terminal

On November 2, 2018, Miami-based cruise line operator Royal Caribbean Cruises officially opened its new terminal at PortMiami November 2. The new cruise terminal, Terminal A,…

4 November 2018
22:30
New service contract between the Port of Bellingham and terminal operator Ports America

International cargo vessels are expected to arrive at the Bellingham Shipping Terminal on a regular basis as the result of a new service contract between…

2 November 2018
15:12
Five of the world’s leading container port operators promote the idea of recycling technologies

Five of the world’s leading container port operators have jointly undertaken a week-long initiative to promote sustainable resource usage in their respective port and facility…

14:43
Frontline Ltd. has ordered exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) for a further 12 vessels

John Fredriksen’s oil tanker shipping company Frontline Ltd. has ordered exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) for a further 12 vessels. The latest scrubber deal, which was agreed…

1 November 2018
11:23
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. to install of EGCS on it’s Capesize fleet

Greek dry bulk shipping company Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. has entered into commercial agreements for the installation of exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) on fifty percent…

11:19
Norwegian cruise line to order second hybrid-powered expedition cruise ship

Norwegian cruise line Hurtigruten has ordered another hybrid-powered expedition cruise ship from compatriot shipbuilder Kleven. The duo has signed a memorandum of understanding for the…

11:16
Maersk has introduced instant booking confirmation for containers

Danish shipping and logistics major Maersk has introduced instant booking confirmation for containers. The company said the move was aimed at eliminating waiting times, as the…

31 October 2018
16:51
Port of Valencia plans to build a container terminal of future

The Port of Valencia has set sights on building a container terminal of the future, capable of handling ultra large containerships of up to 24,000…

16:47
A group of armed pirates attacked an LPG tanker

A group of armed pirates attacked an LPG tanker carrying out bunkering operations on October 29, around 101 nautical miles West of Pointe Noire, the Republic…

12:21
The Evergreen Terminal has been evacuated

A shipping container exploded on Tuesday evening, October 30, at the Evergreen Terminal, located under the Vincent Thomas Bridge, in the Los Angeles Harbor in the…

30 October 2018
17:45
Euronav believes that there is a risk of pollution from scrubbers

Belgian tanker shipping company Euronav doesn’t seem to be on board the scrubber team due to numerous concerns related to the installation of the technology…

14:41
The ONE Continuity reached Hamburg on October 26

Ocean Network Express’ (ONE) magenta-color containership has made its first call at the Port of Hamburg on October 26, and was handled at HHLA’s Container Terminal…

12:49
Hyundai Merchant Marine aimed to build up it’s capacity by 2022

South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine has set a target of building up its capacity to 100 million TEUs and posting USD 10 billion…

12:44
COSCO Shipping Ports revenue jumped in the third quarter of 2018

Hong Kong’s port operator COSCO Shipping Ports (CSP) delivered a rise in profit attributable to equity holders, as revenue surged in the third quarter of 2018. For…

29 October 2018
14:22
Terminal (MCT) in Costa Rica has handled its first vessel

Terminal (MCT) in Costa Rica has handled its first vessel, paving way for the start of commercial operations at the terminal’s first deep-sea berth, which…

14:15
Greek tanker company loaned facilities for financing two VLCC newbuildings

Greek tanker company Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp. has secured firm commitments for two secured loan facilities in respect of the financing of two of its VLCC newbuildings….