Archive for the ‘Liner Shipping and Trade’ Category

“K” LINE Supports TCFD

“K” LINE Supports TCFD
.. “K” LINE Supports TCFD (Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures) “K” LINE expresses its full concurrence with the recommedations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) established by the Financial Stability Board (FSB) .  The FSB is an international...
October 30th, 2018 | Climate, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Shipfinance | Read More

MOL Chooses NAPA’s Performance Monitoring and Analysis Solution for 80 of Its Time-Chartered Bulk Carriers

MOL Chooses NAPA’s Performance Monitoring and Analysis Solution for 80 of Its Time-Chartered Bulk Carriers
 Helsinki, Finland and Tokyo, Japan – 24 October 2018 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider today announced that it has signed an agreement with MOL (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd.) to provide performance analysis and reporting for 80 of MOL’s time-chartered bulk...
October 24th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Technology | Read More

Long standing Chinese relationship pays off as major shipping line announces Liverpool call

Long standing Chinese relationship pays off as major shipping line announces Liverpool call
Aerial view of Liverpool The Port of Liverpool has demonstrated the strength of its relationships with China by announcing it will welcome a vessel call from COSCO on Wednesday 17 October. The MV Jork will call at Liverpool after a stop in Rotterdam before returning with UK exports. Once in Liverpool...
October 15th, 2018 | Container shipping, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

AAL gets to grips with vaculift technology, in Australian first!

AAL gets to grips with vaculift technology, in Australian first!
AAL Bangkok October 12, 2018 – AAL, one of the world’s leading breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has announced the successful deployment – for the first time in Australia – of multi-lift vacuum units used in the discharge of pipes with its partner Qube. The cargo, which comprised 24,996...
October 12th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network

Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network
Samskip is launching a new shortsea service connecting Antwerp and Hull, in an expansion of its continent-UK multimodal network that also sees it debut at Belgium’s largest port. The initial schedule offers a twice weekly short sea container service, with its first departure from Antwerp on the 12th...
October 1st, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Samskip upgrades Nor Lines shortsea service network connecting to Norwegian coasts

Samskip upgrades Nor Lines shortsea service network connecting to Norwegian coasts
Nor Lines Norway services Samskip is restructuring the multi-purpose cargo and reefer services connecting North Sea and Baltic ports to Norway operated by subsidiary Nor Lines, in a move that adds capacity, frequency and new port options to the logistics mix.  The overhaul, effective from October 1st,...
September 28th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics | Read More

AAL continues North America expansion strategy with appointment of Michael Morgan as GM of America

AAL continues North America expansion strategy with appointment of Michael Morgan as GM of America
Michael Morland, AAL General Manager Americas September 24, 2018 – Global multipurpose operator AAL has announced the appointment of Michael Morland to the role of General Manager Americas. Following AAL’s appointment of Marc Schutzbier as its Canadian Commercial Manager at the end of 2017, Michael’s...
September 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Transmar increases service levels with extra tonnage to Jeddah

Transmar increases service levels with extra tonnage to Jeddah
The “Viking Marlin” Transmar has upgraded its Adabiya departure services with the addition of a new vessel – the MV Viking Merlin – on the company’s Red Sea Service (RES) with a scheduled first departure from Adabiya on Thursday 20 September, 2018. This increased tonnage on the RES...
September 17th, 2018 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

Evergreen Group Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Evergreen Group Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Evergreen Group’s senior executives celebrated the Group’s 50th anniversary with birthday cakes, looking forward to providing customers and the general public with better service across sea, land and the sky. “Full Steam Ahead” into the future Taipei, Taiwan (01 September, 2018) – Evergreen...
September 2nd, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, News, People and Places, Story of the Day | Read More

AAL ramps up Asia-Australia West Coast liner service to a monthly rotation following sustained economic growth in the region

AAL ramps up Asia-Australia West Coast liner service to a monthly rotation following sustained economic growth in the region
Frank Mueller, General Manager of AAL Australia August 24, 2018 – Global MPV leader AAL is boosting its scheduled North & South East Asia to Australia West Coast Liner Service (AUWC) to a monthly service with the addition of a second MPV vessel. The expansion comes on the back of very strong growth...
August 24th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Combi Lift to focus on demanding transport solutions

Combi Lift to focus on demanding transport solutions
Combi Lift headquarters in Bremen, Germany German heavy lift expert Combi Lift is proud to announce its updated market approach: The well-known maritime heavy lift carrier has become a logistics expert for challenging transport solutions. The new dedicated Combi Lift team headed by Heiko Felderhoff...
August 17th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Markets | Read More

Hapag-Lloyd invests in growing East African market

Hapag-Lloyd invests in growing East African market
Hapag-Lloyd invests in growing East African market HAMBURG, Germany, August 17, 2018/ — Kenya as a driver of growth in the East Africa region Serving nearly 900 export and import customers Hapag-Lloyd with weekly service to and from Mombasa Hapag-Lloyd (www.Hapag-Lloyd.com) is continuing to...
August 17th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, News | Read More

Evergreen Strengthens Asia – East Africa Service

Evergreen Strengthens Asia – East Africa Service
. June 29, 2018 – In order to meet increasing and diverse market demands, Evergreen Line has announced enhancements to its current Asia – East Africa service (AEF) – adding to its direct calls in Central & Southern China. Five vessels are currently deployed on the AEF service – three operated...
June 29th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Cory Brothers appointed General Agent for BOCS

Cory Brothers appointed General Agent for BOCS
Cory Brothers liner agency provides unrivalled worldwide service Cory Brothers is delighted to announce it has been appointed as General Agents in England and Wales for Bremen Overseas Chartering and Shipping GmbH (BOCS) and is now able to offer a monthly service to West African Ports. The new partnership...
June 26th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade, News, Ship Agencies | Read More

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

New Joint Asia – Australia Service Beefs Up Evergreen’s Offering
The “Ever Bliss” June 14, 2018 – Evergreen is expanding its container transport choices for customers between Asia and Australia by teaming up with Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) and APL to provide a new weekly Central & South China-Australia Express (CAE) service. Five classic Panamax...
June 14th, 2018 | Container shipping, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

INTTRA adds Salam Pacific Indonesia Lines to its Carrier Network

INTTRA adds Salam Pacific Indonesia Lines to its Carrier Network
Parsippany, N.J., and Surabaya, Indonesia, May 16, 2018 – INTTRA, the largest neutral network, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, today announced an expansion of its rapidly growing carrier network with the addition of Salam Pacific Indonesia Lines (SPIL),...
May 17th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

“K” Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line establish…

“K” Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line establish…
From left to right : LNG Bunkering vessel, LNG Fueled vessel “K” Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line Establish LNG Bunkering Joint Ventures and Launch the LNG Bunkering Business in Japan Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Eizo Murakami;...
May 10th, 2018 | Bunkering, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG | Read More

Walking on sunshine! AAL transports giant passenger boarding bridges to world’s busiest cruise port, PortMiami

Walking on sunshine! AAL transports giant passenger boarding bridges to world’s busiest cruise port, PortMiami
Christophe Grammare, Commercial Director at AAL AAL has completed its first cargo shipment in partnership with new Spanish representative, Marítima Davila, transporting two giant Seaport Passenger Boarding Bridges (SPBB) to PortMiami in a single sailing. May 3, 2018 – With the ink not yet dry on...
May 3rd, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa

Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa
Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in Africa Port expansion in Tema will lead to further growth in Ghana HAMBURG, Germany, May 2, 2018/ — New office for West Africa officially opened in Ghana Hapag-Lloyd services in West and East Africa off to promising start  Port expansion in Tema will...
May 2nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Moby Lines triples profits and increases EBITBA by 13.3%

Moby Lines triples profits and increases EBITBA by 13.3%
Revenues up 9%, with an Ebitda recording an increase of 13.3% and an operating result of 24 million compared to 7.7 of the previous year. Moby lines, that controls also Tirrenia, Toremar, the tugboats division, Moby St Peter line and the port terminals under concession, scored the 2017 financial year...
April 27th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

UK Caribbean shipping agency receives prestigious Queen’s Award

UK Caribbean shipping agency receives prestigious Queen’s Award
Kestrel Liner Agencies Chief Executive, Andy Thorne Kestrel Liner Agencies, the Caribbean region’s go-to shipping agency and gateway to the rest of the world, has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award For International Trade 2018. The Award recognises Kestrel’s rapid growth over...
April 23rd, 2018 | Awards, Cruise Ferry, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Ship Agencies | Read More

Samskip brings Rotterdam into Nor Lines’ flexible LNG-powered service network

Samskip brings Rotterdam into Nor Lines’ flexible LNG-powered service network
MV Kvitbjorn Samskip subsidiary Nor Lines will include calls at Rotterdam for the first time in its weekly multipurpose liner service connecting to Western, Mid and Northern Norway, with effect from June 1st. The service is provided by Nor Lines’ state of the art, LNG-fuelled vessels MV Kvitnos and...
April 19th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG | Read More

Evergreen Opens New office in Cambodia

Evergreen Opens New office in Cambodia
April 03, 2018 – Evergreen Shipping Services (Cambodia) Company Limited was established this month in response to both customer demand for increased service in the country and the potential for trade growth boosted by an average rise in GDP of 7% during the past several years. The opening of this...
April 3rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“K” Line: Notice of Investment Payment Completion and Service Commencement for New J/V in the Container Shipping Business

“K” Line: Notice of Investment Payment Completion and Service Commencement for New J/V in the Container Shipping Business
.. Notice of Investment Payment Completion and Service Commencement Commencement for New J/V in the Container Shipping Business for New J/V in the Container Shipping Business April 2, 2018 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. Eizo Murakami, President & CEO Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. Junichiro Ikeda, President...
April 3rd, 2018 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

SAL Africa Service to Commence 1st April 2018

SAL Africa Service to Commence 1st April 2018
Hamburg, 26 March 2018 –  SAL Heavy Lift announces a brand new regular service linking West, South and East Africa with North Europe, the Arabian Gulf and Indian sub-Continent. SAL Heavy Lift, is pleased to announce a new regular Africa service in response to the quickly developing oil and gas,...
March 26th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More