Friday, July 20, 2018

MSC makes first Melon Shipments from Spain to Asia using “Controlled Atmosphere Technology”

Building on the success of the recent Technical Reefer Workshop held at its Valencia premises, MSC has just carried out the first ever melon...

Danaos Corporation Announces Comprehensive Debt Refinancing Agreement

Danaos Corporation on Wednesday announced that it has reached an agreement with certain of its lenders currently holding approximately USD 2.2 billion of debt...

CMA CGM to Acquire CONTAINERSHIPS

The CMA CGM Group has announced the signature of an agreement between CMA CGM and Container Finance Ltd Oy pursuant to which the container...

Trade War to Further Hurt Asia Box-Shipping Rates to U.S.

Hopes are diminishing for a pickup in container shipping rates from Asia to the U.S. as global trade tensions escalate, according to Bloomberg Intelligence. China...

Navios Maritime Partners Announces Sale of Containership

Navios Maritime Partners has announced that it has agreed to sell the Hyundai Hongkong, a 2006-built, 6,800 TEU containership for a total net sale...

Maersk Shuts Chilean Container Factory in Three Years

Shipping company Maersk Container Industry (MCI) has announced the closure of its factory in Chile’s San Antonio, just three years after it opened. The...

New Joint Asia – Australia Service Beefs Up Evergreen’s Offering

Evergreen is expanding its container transport choices for customers between Asia and Australia by teaming up with Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) and APL to...

APL Unveils New China Southeast Asia Service 8

APL on Thursday announced the introduction of the China Southeast Asia Service 8 (CS8), a weekly service that will directly connect central and southern...

Containership on Fire in Bay of Bengal, 22 Crew Members Evacuated Safely

The Indian Coast Guard on Thursday rescued all 22 crew members of containership MV SSL Kolkata after a devastating fire broke out in the...

Pasha Hawaii Receives new Refrigerated Containers as part of Container Replenishment Program

The Horizon Enterprise arrived on the West Coast yesterday, carrying 600 new refrigerated containers as part of Pasha Hawaii’s container replenishment program. The Honolulu, HI-based...