Archive for the ‘Liner Shipping and Trade’ Category

“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

“K” Line receives top assessment of “A rank” by CDP…

“K” Line receives top assessment of “A rank” by CDP…
Capt. Eiji Kadono, Senior Managing Executive Officer, Marine Sector, Technical & Environmental Affairs Unit “K” Line receives top assessment of “A rank” by CDP, for their survey of “Counter-measures for Climate Change” Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) has received “A rank”...
October 27th, 2016 | Awards, Emissions, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Rickmers-Linie loads record number of transformers in Rijeka

Rickmers-Linie loads record number of transformers in Rijeka
Some of the transformers of the recent record breaking shipment while being loaded onto mv RICKMERS TOKYO in Rijeka mid-September. Photo: Liburnia Maritime Agency Rickmers-Linie’s mv RICKMERS TOKYO is now the record holder for the largest single shipment of transformers from the port of Rijeka, Croatia....
October 26th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, News | Read More

Evergreen Line Enhances Asia-Australia Network

Evergreen Line Enhances Asia-Australia Network
An Evergreen containerhsip October 19, 2016 – In order to offer shippers a more comprehensive service on Asia-Australia trade, Evergreen Line is teaming up with OOCL, MOL, “K” Line and YML to offer a new joint North East Asia – Australia Express (NEAX). This weekly service will...
October 19th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“K” Line Enhances Northern Vietnam RORO Services

“K” Line Enhances Northern Vietnam RORO Services
October 14, 2016 – KAWASAKI KISEN KAISHA, LTD. (“K” Line) is pleased to announce our latest enhancement of our Asia/Vietnam RORO services which have been established and continued since 2012. In order to accommodate increased demand for RORO transportation to Vietnam, we have enhanced...
October 14th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

AAL Launches New Scheduled ‘Gulf-Asia’ Semi-Liner Service With USD 11 Million Super-Yacht

AAL Launches New Scheduled ‘Gulf-Asia’ Semi-Liner Service With USD 11 Million Super-Yacht
Last month, AAL’s Tramp & Projects division celebrated the launch of its new scheduled ‘Gulf-Asia’ semi-liner service in style by loading a 200mt super-yacht on its first call at the Dubai port of Jebel Ali. The handcrafted 37m luxury yacht is a Majesty 122 series, built by the renowned UAE...
October 13th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Yachting | Read More

The Markets are cooling down and the Geopolitics flare up

The Markets are cooling down and the Geopolitics flare up
John Faraclas Wonder where your business intuition stands during these difficult and crucial times not just for the Markets but also for the messy Geopolitics we are faced with… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was just one single point up since last Friday standing at 922 points...
October 10th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Publication of the “K” LINE REPORT 2016

Publication of the “K” LINE REPORT 2016
September 23, 2016 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) is pleased to announce the publication of “K” LINE REPORT 2016. The purpose of the report is to provide all “K” Line stakeholders with a better understanding of the Group’s basic policies and activities for improving our corporate...
September 23rd, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

“K” Line Continues to be Selected as an Index Component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia/Pacific Index

“K” Line Continues to be Selected as an Index Component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia/Pacific Index
September 12, 2016 – Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) has been selected again as an Asia/Pacific Index component company of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), one of the leading global indices on Socially Responsible Investment (SRI)(*1). It has been selected for 6 consecutive...
September 12th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Stock Markets | Read More

Evergreen Responds to Hanjin’s Rehabilitation…

Evergreen Responds to Hanjin’s Rehabilitation…
Evergreen Responds to Hanjin’s Rehabilitation With New E-Commerce Service and Substitute Service  12th September 2016 – Evergreen Line has added new functions to its on-line e-commerce system in response to the unexpected service disruption caused by Hanjin Shipping, a CKYHE alliance member,...
September 12th, 2016 | Associations, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

Evergreen Receives Environmental Protection Award from Los Angeles

Evergreen Receives Environmental Protection Award from Los Angeles
a Evergreen Line has been honored with an environmental protection award by the Port Authority of Los Angeles.  The award has been conferred in recognition of the carrier’s excellent performance in the 2015 Vessel Speed Reduction Program initiated by the largest port in North America. The program...
September 8th, 2016 | Awards, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More