Monday, May 21, 2018

Maresk Line Hamburg Süd Acquisiton Secures 18 Jurisdiction Approvals, Three More in Queue

The Maersk Line received a clearance for its acquisition of German liner Hamburg Süd in 18 jurisdictions, with three more approvals remaining to be...

Pelni to Acquire Six Secondhand Containerships for USD 37 Mn

According the the Jakarta Post, state-owned ship operator PT Pelayaran Nasional Indonesia (Pelni) has announced that it will purchase six secondhand ships to strengthen...

Maersk Annual Shipping Profit Predictions Trip

Danish shipping group A.P. Moller Maersk reported third quarter core profit below expectations on Tuesday and said that it now expects only a positive...

CMA CGM Chooses LNG for 9 Biggest Ships

In a statement released today, on the occasion of the COP23 in Bonn (Germany), the CMA CGM Group announced its decision to equip its...

Trial Voyage Underway for World’s First Smart Ship

The world’s first smart ship, developed and built by China State Shipbuilding Corp, has started its first trial voyage in Guangzhou, capital of Guangdong...

Iranian Containership Runs Aground at Hong Kong

Iranian containership 'Touska' ran aground at an island off Hong Kong coast on Sunday. The incident occurred at around 1:15 pm local time when...

42 Containers Lost Overboard ‘Ever Smart’, MAIB Investigates

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Board (MAIB) has initiated an investigation into the loss of more than 40 containers from the 2006-built containership Ever...

Ecovadis Places CMA CGM Among Top 1% of Most Successful Companies

CMA CGM revealed today, "For the third consecutive year, CMA CGM received the "Gold Recognition Level" by Ecovadis, the first collaborative platform providing Supplier...

Maersk Ship’s Hull Brings USD 14Mn Worth of Cocaine into New Zealand

The crew of Maersk Line containership Maersk Antares at the centre of New Zealand's biggest cocaine bust crossed the Pacific unaware of the multimillion dollar stash...

MOL’s Bunker-Saving Vessel Becomes Largest Japan-Built, Panama-Flagged Container Ship

Mitsui OSK Lines' (MOL's) bunker saving and eco-friendly 20,170 teu 'MOL Truth', is the largest ever Japan-built container ship to have been registered with...