Thursday, January 18, 2018

Orient Overseas Container Line Christens Boxship ‘OOCL Indonesia’

Hong Kong-based container shipping company Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has christened OOCL Indonesia, a 21,413 TEU boxship newbuilding. The christening ceremony was held at...

Global Ship Lease Announces Extension of Charter with CMA CGM

Global Ship Lease, Inc., a containership charter owner, today announced that it has agreed to an extension of its charter with CMA CGM for...

Navios Maritime Containers Inc. Announces Acquisition of Containership

Navios Maritime Containers Inc., a growth vehicle dedicated to the container sector, announced that it has acquired the Navios Felicitas, a 2010-built, 4,360 TEU...

Maersk & IBM in Blockchain JV to Improve Global Trade and Digitise Supply Chain

A.P. Moller – Maersk and IBM have announced their intent to establish a joint venture to provide more efficient and secure methods for conducting...

COSCO Shipping International Announces Appointment of New Chairman

In a statement released yesterday, COSCO Shipping International stated the following : The board of directors of COSCO SHIPPING International (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. announced...

PSA Container Throughput Performance for 2017

PSA International Pte Ltd (PSA) handled 74.24 million Twenty-foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) of containers at its port projects around the world for the year...

More Vessel Calls for Safe Port – Port of Rotterdam

Over the past year, 29,646 sea-going vessels entered the port of Rotterdam. This is over 600 more than the preceding year (29,022 sea-going vessels)....

MOL Announces Acquisition of Azalea Maritime

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL)  today announced that MOL acquired 100% of the issued shares of Azalea Maritime B.V. on December 21st, 2017. And...

Evergreen Line to Add eight 11,000 TEU Boxships to Fleet

Evergreen Line has placed an order for eight newbuilds of 11,000 TEUs and says it will charter 12 units of the same size. The company...
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Video: Port of LA Breaks All-Time Cargo Volume Record in 2017

The Port of Los Angeles moved more cargo in 2017 than in any time in the Port’s 110-year history, racking up 9,343,192 Twenty-Foot Equivalent...