Archive for the ‘Liner Shipping and Trade’ Category

“K” Line Wins Prize at Panama Green Shipping Award 2019

“K” Line Wins Prize at Panama Green Shipping Award 2019
(Middle) Mr. Shimogaki, V.P. from “K” Line Mexico, who participated in the awards ceremony as representative of the entire “K” Line group. (Right) Mr. Kitack Lim, Secretary General of IMO April 15, 2019 – Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd “K” Line Wins Prize at Panama Green Shipping Award...
April 15th, 2019 | Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, Liner Shipping and Trade, News, Story of the Week | Read More

TOC Asia 2019: Lifting the liner block exemption law will not improve shippers’ lives

TOC Asia 2019: Lifting the liner block exemption law will not improve shippers’ lives
TOC Asia 2019: Lifting the liner block exemption law will not improve shippers’ lives Shippers should think twice on lobbying the EU to lift the block exemption regulation (BER) for liner shipping Singapore, 11 April 2019 – Wading into the war of words between shippers and carriers in recent...
April 12th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Not at all boring for AAL!

Not at all boring for AAL!
Discharge of the TBMs in Sydney Not at all boring for AAL! AAL MAKES HASTE TO DELIVER MEGA TUNNEL BORING MACHINES (TBMs) FOR GEODIS AND MAJOR AUSTRALIAN RAIL INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS! April 11, 2019 – In February, AAL successfully completed a major shipment of two mega tunnel boring machines (TBMs)...
April 11th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Rail | Read More

“K” Line: Message from the President on the 100th Anniversary

Yukikazu Myochin, President & CEO “K” Line  “K” Line: Message from the President on the 100th Anniversary “Take pride in a history of 100 years, be in high spirits for the next 100 years” Officers and employees of “K” LINE Group, taking this opportunity of the 100th...
April 5th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“K”LINE – Notice on Provision for Losses and Extraordinary Losses from Business Structural Reforms, and Revised Forecast of Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2018

“K”LINE – Notice on Provision for Losses and Extraordinary Losses from Business Structural Reforms, and Revised Forecast of Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2018
.. From “K”LINE: Notice on Provision for Losses and Extraordinary Losses from Business Structural Reforms, and Revised Forecast of Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2018 Please be advised that “K” Line Tokyo Head Office published the following press release today. Please click...
March 7th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reports | Read More

Batteries not required!

Batteries not required!
Christophe Grammare, AAL’s Commercial Director AAL delivers region’s largest transformer to major South East Australia windfarm February 19, 2019 – Award-winning global breakbulk and project heavy lift carrier, AAL, has recently delivered Victoria’s – and possibly Australia’s – largest...
February 18th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

ZIM partners with Avantida to offer street turn services in the US

ZIM partners with Avantida to offer street turn services in the US
Luc de Clerck Avantida continues to grow its network in the US, with ZIM joining Maersk on the platform  Antwerp, Belgium, February 6, 2019 – Avantida, an E2open company, announced today that ZIM, one of the leading shipping lines, has partnered with Avantida to offer street turn services in the United...
February 6th, 2019 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

B&M increases imports through the Port of Liverpool

B&M increases imports through the Port of Liverpool
A Maersk Line vessel docking at the Port of Liverpool B&M, one of the UK’s leading variety retailers, has announced it is increasing its cargo into the Port of Liverpool by 30 per cent following frustrations with delay-struck southern ports. After completing a successful trial at the port, the...
January 28th, 2019 | Consumers Market, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Crowley adds additional sailing to North Atlantic Puerto Rico service increasing schedule integrity and capacity

Crowley adds additional sailing to North Atlantic Puerto Rico service increasing schedule integrity and capacity
… (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan. 9, 2019) ­– Crowley Logistics announced today that it has expanded its North Atlantic network of vessels, adding velocity to customer supply chains operating between the Northeastern U.S., Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and the islands of the Caribbean Basin....
January 9th, 2019 | Containers, Land Trasnport, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Reefer Containers | Read More

“K” Line Group: 2019 New Year Message from the President

“K” Line Group: 2019 New Year Message from the President
Eizo Murakami, President & CEO “Coming together, let’s step forward towards a new 100 years” To everyone throughout the entire “K” Line Group, I extend my very sincerest Happy New Year wishes. As we enter 2019, I would like to take this opportunity to share a few words with you.  During...
January 4th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Consumers Market, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, News | Read More

“K”LINE – Notice of Establishment of Joint Holding Company (Share Transfer) by Three Domestic Harbor Transportation Subsidiaries of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and Partial Transfer of the Holding Company’s Shares to Kamigumi Co

“K”LINE – Notice of Establishment of Joint Holding Company (Share Transfer) by Three Domestic Harbor Transportation Subsidiaries of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and Partial Transfer of the Holding Company’s Shares to Kamigumi Co
.. Notice of Establishment of Joint Holding Company (Share Transfer) by Three Domestic Harbor Transportation Subsidiaries of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and Partial Transfer of the Holding Company’s Shares to Kamigumi Co., Ltd. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President...
December 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Shipping Industry Urges European Commission to Extend the Consortia Block Exemption Regulation

Shipping Industry Urges European Commission to Extend the Consortia Block Exemption Regulation
Four trade associations representing the international liner shipping industry today submitted comments to the European Commission supporting extension of the EU consortia block exemption regulation (“BER”) for an additional five years beyond its current 2020 expiration date. The papers were submitted...
December 20th, 2018 | Associations, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“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