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Newcomers Sea Legend and Safetrans to link South Korea with Red Sea

"Sea Legend Shipping, a start-up running opportunistic Red Sea-China services, is linking its networ...

Baltimore Port Closure Could Cost RoRo Carrier Wallenius Wilhelmsen $10M

"Wallenius Wilhelmsen, which calls itself a market leader in RoRo shipping and vehicle logistics, is...

Major electrification investment for new Croatian terminal

The following release was published by Maersk:

  • Electrification of container handling equipmen...

Maersk names second vessel of its large methanol-enabled fleet “Astrid Mærsk” in Yokohama, Japan

The following release was published by Maersk:

In a ceremony held in Yokohama, Japan today, the...

CMA CGM earmarks 100 ships for upgrades

"French liner giant CMA CGM has tapped Damen Shipyards Group to modify around 100 of its ships." See...

CNC And COSCO Sign Vessel Sharing Agreement for CP8 Service

The following release was published by CNC:

CNC and COSCO have entered into a vessel sharing ag...

Hapag-Lloyd / Update for Transpacific Services

The following release was published by Hapag-Lloyd:

Our East Coast 4 (EC4) service, which was o...

TS Lines boosts capacity on China-India services with larger newbuilds

"Taiwanese regional carrier TS Lines has deployed its largest containerships on its China-India serv...

Euroseas secures new time charter for 4,250 TEU boxship

"Greek vessel owner Euroseas announced a time charter contract for its 4,250 TEU intermediate contai...

Wan Hai Lines Holds Naming Ceremony for 13,100teu Newbuilding “WAN HAI A15”

The following release was published by Wan Hai:

Wan Hai Lines held ship naming ceremony for WAN...

SSA Terminals (Seattle Terminals), LLC and The Northwest Seaport Alliance Unveil Phase 2 of Terminal 5 Modernization in Seattle

The following release was published by NWSA:

SSA Terminals (Seattle Terminals), LLC (SSAT/ST),...

Incentives shift cargo from road to rail at DP World Southampton

"DP World said it has seen a significant increase in rail freight at its Southampton logistics hub a...

Dali’s owners deny responsibility for Baltimore bridge accident

"A Singaporean ship owner and a ship manager that operated the vessel that struck and destroyed Balt...

With Baltimore out, Maersk plots alternative services through eastern North America

"Maersk Line is ready to offer services through several gateways from eastern Canada, down to the so...

End of Red Sea crisis to reignite container shipping challenges

"Clarksons’ latest container shipping report said that weak “underlying” supply-demand fundamentals...

WEC Lines completes full rebranding

The following release was published by WEC LINES:

AS FROM TODAY, W.E.C. (“WEST EUROPEAN CONTAIN...

Mersin International Port handles record 25 million TEU

"Mersin International Port (MIP), Turkey’s main container port, has marked a historic milestone by p...

Baltimore bridge collapse fails to shift dial on container rates

"The catastrophic collision of the Maersk-chartered vessel Dali with the Francis Scott Key bridge, w...

Hong Kong becomes first major victim of global liner network redesigns

"The world’s most rapidly declining major container port is braced for further huge throughput drops...

CMA CGM celebrates dual launch of 15,000 TEU LNG vessels

"French shipping company CMA CGM celebrates a "significant milestone" by launching two 15,000 TEU LN...

CMA CGM to suspend its calls at Lafito, Haiti

The following advisory was published by CMA CGM:

Given the worsening security situation prevail...

CMA CGM - EURAF 4 and EURAF 5 services rotation update

The following advisory was published by CMA CGM:

In a continued effort to provide a reliable an...

Piraeus Port achieves volume increase and financial growth

"The three container terminals of the port of Piraeus in Greece continued their growth trajectory, a...

Baltimore ship accident has East Coast ports scrambling to absorb cargo

"Ports along the US East Coast are modifying their operations to absorb cargo diverted from Baltimor...

Temporary channel being prepared for essential vessels in Baltimore port

"A temporary alternate channel is being established around the wreckage of the collapsed Francis Sco...

Maersk transports 3% of containers using green fuels in 2023

"AP Moller Maersk carried over 660,000 teu last year on vessels using green fuels last year." See th...

Wan Hai Lines to launch Southeast Asia – India Service VIII (SI8)

The following advisory was published by Wan Hai:

Wan Hai Lines is pleased to announce the launc...

Ejected Evergreen scion speaks out as minor shareholders mull punitive action

"Chang Kuo-wei, youngest son of the Evergreen group’s late founder Chang Yung-fa, has criticized his...

Strikes Stopping Finland’s Cargo Port Operations Extended for Fourth Week

"Finland’s trade unions announced they are extending their strike into a fourth week after they cont...

Baltimore bridge’s $2 billion rebuild starts with clearing ship

"A salvage firm that helped contain the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and safely blow up part of New Y...

Ro-ro services set for months of delays after Baltimore bridge disaster

"Ro-ro services through the US east coast are set for months of delays, following the accident that...

ZDS: Ane Maersk’s maiden call to Hamburg shows urgent need for future-proofing German ports

"Following the maiden call of Ane Maersk, the ‘world’s first’ large methanol-powered containership,...

Yang Ming and ONE Announce Their Transpacific Network for 2025

The following advisory was published by ONE:

Ocean Network Express (ONE) is proud to announce i...

Maersk - Seasonal Service Announcement

The following advisory was published by Maersk:

In line with Maersk’s commitment to providing l...

Wan Hai Lines names eco-friendly 3,055 TEU containership trio

"Taiwanese shipping company Wan Hai Lines has held a naming ceremony for three new eco-friendly 3,05...

Port of Melbourne reports container growth in February

"In February, the total container throughput at the Port of Melbourne increased compared to the same...

APM Terminals Moín gives Costa-Rican economy 6-million container boost

The following release was published by APM Terminals:

In 2023, more container movements are rep...

Port of Gdansk reconstructs quays

"Krzysztof Kaczmarek, the president of the Port of Gdansk, has inked two agreements with PORR S.A. t...

Red Sea challenges lead to boxship drought for recycling yards

"The Red Sea crisis and the higher freight and charter rates are discouraging owners from scrapping...

Shippers face hike in German rail freight costs as state subsidy is cut

"Amid the looming break-up of DB Schenker’s freight division, shippers using Germany’s railways also...

THEA's ONE and Yang Ming set on contrasting courses for growth

"THE Alliance members ONE and Yang Ming appear to be adopting different growth strategies ahead of t...

Shipping carriers lose $1.44 billion EBIT in Q4 2023

"According to Sea-Intelligence, the shipping companies lost $1.44 billion in combined EBIT in the fo...

CNC - New KBX service offering fast and direct connection from Taiwan to Korea

The following release was published by CNC:

We are delighted to introduce KBX service, designed...

Work on Ulsan container pier suspended after two killed in crane collapse

"South Korea’s Ministry of Employment and Labor (MOEL) today (26 March) issued a partial stop-work o...

Port of Vancouver reports mixed traffic in 2023

"The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s 2023 cargo numbers reflect a mixed year for the Port of Vanco...

GPA Board approves $65M for Ocean Terminal

The following release was published by GA Ports:

The Georgia Ports Authority has approved contr...

Documentation delays push industry costs to $3bn

"Payment processing and document delays are adding to the shipping industry’s costs at the rate of a...

East Coast Ports Are Ready To Handle Baltimore Cargo

"East Coast ports including in New York, New Jersey and Virginia are positioned to handle additional...

Baltimore bridge collapse impacts I-95 shipping, rail, trucking and Port of Baltimore

"The collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge, after it was hit by a container ship, will disrupt sh...

Rotterdam Short Sea Terminals looks to source new cranes from Europe

"Rotterdam Shortsea Terminals (RST), which provides feeder ship and inland waterway services from th...