Saturday, January 20, 2018

Maersk Line: Nepal to be Long-Term Trade Partner

Maersk Line, the global containerised division of the Maersk Group, at a recently concluded trade meeting in Kathmandu, Nepal, announced its intent to push...

Port of Montreal Welcomes First Ocean-Going Vessel of the Year

By crossing the downstream limits of the Port of Montreal at Sorel at 11:55 a.m., the Ottawa Express became the first ocean-going vessel to...

Fresh Investments in Omani Container Depots

It has been announced that Joint Tank Services (JTS) is to establish a new depot in Sohar Freezone, on a 20,000 m2 site, that...

Cape Shipping Orders Containerships at Huangpu Wenchong

Greek owner Cape Shipping has signed shipbuilding contracts with CSSC's Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding for the construction of two 2,700 teu containerships and two 600...

Shanghai Port Sets New World Record, Handles Over 40 Million TEUs

According to local media reports, the port of Shanghai set a new world record by handling over 40 million TEUs on December 29. In 2016,...

2017 – Historical Year for Port of Los Angeles

As the leading trade gateway in North America, the Port of Los Angeles has always been an economic engine of Southern California and a...

OOCL to Serve Customers Better with Next Phase of OCEAN Alliance Products

Following the success of the Day One products introduced earlier this year, OOCL announced the forthcoming launch of the second phase of the OCEAN...

Jaxport’s Container Volumes Rapidly Increasing

JAXPORT achieved double-digit growth in container volumes in the first two months of fiscal year 2018, moving 204,492 twenty-foot equivalent units, compared to 165,571...

Overcapacity – Looming Threat for Cargo Industry in 2018

A report by the Business Standard underlines overcapacity as the biggest issue for cargo shippers in 2018. With more than 220 cargo ships scheduled for...

Busan Port’s Trade Volumes to Cross 20Mn TEUs in 2017

In a ceremony on the 26th, Busan Port Authority (BPA, President WOO Ye-jong) thanked employees for their hard work in achieving their goal to...