Archive for the ‘Liner Shipping and Trade’ Category

“K”Line: Management Policy and Medium-term Management Plan

“K”Line: Management Policy and Medium-term Management Plan
.. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) is pleased to introduce “K” Line Group’s new management policy and medium-term management plan: ’”Revival for Greater Strides” – ”K” Line Value for our Next Century –‘ which runs for three years from April 2017 toward our 100th anniversary...
April 28th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“K” Line: Financial Highlights for FY2016

“K” Line: Financial Highlights for FY2016
Following  from “K” Line and distributed Portcare International Ltd: Please be advised that we, “K” Line Tokyo Head Office, published the following press release today. Please click the following addresses to read our reports. ・Financial Highlights for FY2016 http://www.kline.co.jp/en/ir/library/bs/__icsFiles/afieldfile/2017/04/28/fh2016_4con_e_final_1.pdf ・Differences...
April 28th, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“K” Line: Changes of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Member Change of Executive Officers

“K” Line: Changes of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Member  Change of Executive Officers
.. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) has decided during board meeting held today on changes of Executive Officers as per the attached announcements… Viewers can log herebelow in the attached PDF’s and read same: 170428 Change of Executive Officers    and 170428 Changes of Directors...
April 28th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Salerno Container Terminal – Maiden voyage for three new services

Salerno Container Terminal – Maiden voyage for three new services
The Italian container terminal, Salerno Container Terminal (SCT),  controlled by the Gallozzi group, has attracted three of the world’s leading container players. In a week’s time, the terminal located in Southern Italy, in the Naples region, will see the debut of three container services that will...
April 6th, 2017 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New Container Service between Cork and Liverpool

New Container Service between Cork and Liverpool
BG Freight Line, a fully-owned subsidiary of Peel Ports Group, is introducing a new weekly container service between Cork and Liverpool. This is the first time the two ports have been connected directly, with the service starting on Monday 27 March. It is intended that the new route will offer greater...
March 22nd, 2017 | Container shipping, Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

ISS and Maersk Line add direct calls to Madang and Wewak in Papua New Guinea

ISS and Maersk Line add direct calls to Madang and Wewak in Papua New Guinea
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, and Maersk Line has expanded their coverage in Papua New Guinea by adding new ports of call in Madang and Wewak. Both ports complement the existing coverage provided at Port Moresby and Lae.     MCC Sandiwa...
March 16th, 2017 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Crowley enhances Container Shipping Service between Florida and Panama

Crowley enhances Container Shipping Service between Florida and Panama
… New Consolidated Panama Office Offers Full Supply Chain Services (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; March 13, 2017) ­– To better serve customers shipping between the U.S. and Panama, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s liner services group announced today that it has enhanced its ocean container transportation services...
March 13th, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ship Agencies | Read More

“THE Alliance” Final product/port rotations & Contingency plan

“THE Alliance” Final product/port rotations & Contingency plan
.. Port rotations of 32 services finalized / First contingency mechanism of an alliance for case of financial distress of a partner / More safety for customers’ cargo THE Alliance announced its final network after all needed preparations have been finalized. The product starting from April 2017 features...
March 9th, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event
Ken McLean, vice-president of the Port of London chapter of the New York-based Propeller Club and John Faraclas Geopolitics and the shipping market: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event by James Brewer Hidden currents – that is, hidden to the general public and even to some in...
March 7th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Canals, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Flags, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Shipping software company expands senior leadership team

Shipping software company expands senior leadership team
Nik Wittern Softship Data Processing GmbH Ltd – the global provider of liner and agent software applications – has expanded its global sales team with the appointment of a new Sales Director for its operations across Europe, Africa, the Middle East and South America. The move follows the launch...
February 28th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ship Agencies | Read More

“K” Line (India) Shipping Pvt. Ltd. becomes member of Indian National Shipowner’s Association

“K” Line (India) Shipping Pvt. Ltd. becomes member of Indian National Shipowner’s Association
“K” Line (India) Shipping Private Ltd (KLISP), affiliated company of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd., joined Indian National Shipowner’s  Association(INSA) at the end of January 2017. KLISP was established in 2014 and actively participates in Indian Coastal Trade as well as International Trade business...
February 21st, 2017 | Associations, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

ZEABORN Group takes over business operations of Rickmers-Linie and NPC Projects

ZEABORN Group takes over business operations of Rickmers-Linie and NPC Projects
The “Rickmers Singapore” ZEABORN Group takes over business operations of Rickmers-Linie and NPC Projects Takeover includes the Rickmers-Linie business with all locations, employees, management and the charter fleet as well as the subsidiaries, including MCC Marine and NPC Projects Bremen/Hamburg,...
February 9th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Evergreen Recognized for Protecting Blue Whales and Blue Skies

Evergreen Recognized for Protecting Blue Whales and Blue Skies
February 06, 2016 – Evergreen Line has received recognition for its excellent performance in a voluntary environmental and ecological protection program, which started on July 1 last year and ended on November 15.  The initiative was aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions of vessels and avoiding...
February 7th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Japanese SOx Scrubber System for Ships Acquires First Certification from Country of Ship Registration

Japanese SOx Scrubber System for Ships Acquires First Certification from Country of Ship Registration
  Ambassador Diaz of Panama presents the certificate Performance Verified in Testing on “DRIVE GREEN HIGHWAY” Tokyo, January 12, 2017 – For almost a year Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha, Ltd. (MKK) have been undertaking...
January 12th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, Events, Flags, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

2017 New Year Message from President Murakami

2017 New Year Message from President Murakami
Eizo Murakami, President & CEO January 4, 2017 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha In a New Year Fraught with Challenges, Let Us Join Forces to Realize a Revitalized “K” LINE. To everyone of the “K” LINE Group, I extend to you my sincerest wishes for a Happy New Year. As we enter 2017, I would like to...
January 4th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Communication, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Person Profiles | Read More

Shanghai Luojing Terminal Formally Thanks AAL For Cargo Trade In 2016

Shanghai Luojing Terminal Formally Thanks AAL For Cargo Trade In 2016
Shanghai Luojing Terminal – The City’s Main Breakbulk Hub – Formally Thanks AAL For Cargo Trade In 2016 New AAL China Chief, Christophe Grammare, emphasises importance of offering convenient and competitive trade routes between China and its global partners. Shanghai – 3 January 2017 – At...
January 3rd, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

For liner operators, light at the end of a tunnel, for owners, just another train

For liner operators, light at the end of a tunnel, for owners, just another train
MSI’s James Frew At the behest of their backers, tonnage providers are being forced to exchange hope for action, while for operators the worst may just be over. London, 3 January 2017. The latest phase of mass consolidation continues to see the container shipping industry sailing in uncharted...
January 3rd, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reports | Read More

SOL opens new route between Latvia, Belgium and the UK 22nd December 2016

SOL opens new route between Latvia, Belgium and the UK 22nd December 2016
SOL Schieborg Swedish Orient Line announced today that it will open a new route between Ventpils (Latvia), Zeebrugge (Belgium) and Tilbury (UK). As UK general liner agent for SOL, John Good Shipping will handle all aspects of the new service, including sales and marketing, in the UK. “From the end...
December 21st, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Ship Agencies | Read More

4 affiliates of NAXCO Group appointed as exclusive agents by DECO LINE

4 affiliates of NAXCO Group appointed as exclusive agents by DECO LINE
… FOUR AFFILIATES OF NAXCO GROUP HAVE BEEN APPOINTED AS EXCLUSIVE AGENTS BY DECO LINE REEDEREI GMBH Much to our pleasure we can announce that 4 affiliates of NAXCO Group have been appointed as exclusive agents by DECO LINE to represent its interests: De Keyser Thornton Group in Belgium (Antwerp),...
December 15th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ship Agencies | Read More

Royal Arctic Line integrates Navis N4 to modernize operations

Royal Arctic Line integrates Navis N4 to modernize operations
the Naja Arctica Oakland, CA—December 13, 2016—Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading organizations across the shipping supply chain, and Royal Arctic Line Denmark (RAL)...
December 13th, 2016 | Arctic Shipping, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

BIFA repeats call for end to shipping line surcharges

BIFA repeats call for end to shipping line surcharges
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, is repeating the call it made earlier this year for an end to surcharges imposed by shipping lines. “Forwarders do not like shipping line surcharges and we have...
December 5th, 2016 | Associations, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

“K” Line Enhances RORO Services in Thailand-Australia Trade

“K” Line Enhances RORO Services in Thailand-Australia Trade
There are currently strong car sales in Australian domestic market, and it is forecasted to steadily and continuously grow in the future as well. On the other hand, the structure of Australian automobile industry is drastically changing, and imported vehicles are taking the place of domestic produced...
November 25th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

“K” Line Group Introduces New Total Auto-Logistics Business in Vietnam

“K” Line Group Introduces New Total Auto-Logistics Business in Vietnam
GL Vehicle Processing Center – Location “K” Line-Gemadept Logistics Co., Ltd (hereinafter shown as KGL*), Joint Venture Company between “K” Line and Gemadept Corporation which handles Total Logistics Services in Vietnam, has started Auto-Logistics service in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam from end...
November 7th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

OCEAN Alliance Sets Out Network

OCEAN Alliance Sets Out Network
Shanghai / November 3, 2016 – Members of the OCEAN Alliance, COSCO Container Lines, CMA CGM, Evergreen Line and Orient Overseas Container Line, today signed a document entitled the Day One Product, which sets out the proposed OCEAN Alliance’s network, including port rotation for each service...
November 3rd, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Mergers and Acquisitions, News | Read More

“K Line Announce Financial Highlights for 2nd quarter FY2016

“K Line Announce Financial Highlights for 2nd quarter FY2016
Please be advised that “K” Line Tokyo Head Office, has published the following press release today: Viewers can click the following addresses to read the reports. ・Financial Highlights for 2nd quarter FY2016 –  Click here ・Differences from Previously Announced Forecast of Financial...
October 31st, 2016 | Accountancy, Liner Shipping and Trade, Shipmanagement | Read More