Archive for the ‘Liner Shipping and Trade’ Category

AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020

AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020
The “AAL Melbourne” AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020 August 2, 2019 – With widespread discussion and reporting about the IMO 2020 ‘Sulphur Cap’ regulation, coming into effect January 1st 2020, we would like to clarify our position and how we plan to move forward...
August 2nd, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Pollution | Read More

Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd orders third vessel from Royal Bodewes

Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd orders third vessel from Royal Bodewes
The “Scot Explorer”; her transom Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd orders third vessel from Royal Bodewes Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd is pleased to announce the order from the Royal Bodewes Shipyard of newbuilding number 750 to be named Scot Ranger with Swedish/Finnish Ice Class 1A. After the...
July 25th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 24-Jul-2019 WORKS WEST OF JURONG ISLAND Singapore NEW INCENTIVES FOR SHIPPING LINES Egypt NEW LINESMEN & BERTH UTILITIES CHARGES Port Kembla, Australia Works west of Jurong Island Wednesday, July 24, 2019, Singapore The working period for works west of Jurong Island has been...
July 24th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

AAL launches regular ‘Europe – Far East’ multipurpose heavy-lift service

AAL launches regular ‘Europe – Far East’ multipurpose heavy-lift service
AAL Dampier – Discharged trucks in Nakhodka from Australia AAL launches regular ‘Europe – Far East’ multipurpose heavy-lift service July 3, 2019 – AAL Europe has formally launched a ‘Europe – Far East Service’, to offer regular sailings and highly flexible port calls...
July 3rd, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“K” Line, Taipower, U-Ming, and Kuang Ming to establish new joint venture shipping company in Taiwan

“K” Line, Taipower, U-Ming, and Kuang Ming to establish new joint venture shipping company in Taiwan
.. “K” Line, Taipower, U-Ming, and Kuang Ming to establish new joint venture shipping company in Taiwan Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (hereinafter “K” Line), Taiwan PowerCompany (hereinafter Taipower), U-Ming Marine Transport Corporation (hereinafter U-Ming), and Kuang Ming Shipping Corporation...
July 1st, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

CargoGulf appoints Kestrel Liner Agencies as UK liner service agent

CargoGulf appoints Kestrel Liner Agencies as UK liner service agent
. CargoGulf appoints Kestrel Liner Agencies as UK liner service agent Dubai, United Arab Emirates 03 June 2019 – Global NVOCC (Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier) CargoGulf has responded to strong growth in United Kingdom’s (UK) exports by extending its reach with the appointment of Kestrel...
June 3rd, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ship Agencies | Read More

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash
. ‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash By John Faraclas This specialist shipbroking book is now the fifth volume* residing on my bedside table! You all know how particular I become – and I am on many issues and in relation to the many books I read and then study – also for reviewing same...
May 5th, 2019 | Books, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Insight, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

“K”LINE: Financial Highlights for FY2018

“K”LINE: Financial Highlights for FY2018
.. “K”LINE Press Release – Financial Highlights for FY2018 Please be advised that “K” Line Tokyo Head Office had published today its financial highlights for 2018.. Viewers can log herebelow and read the full reports: https://www.kline.co.jp/en/ir/library/result/main/0/teaserItems1/0/linkList/01/link/Financial%20Highlights%20FY2018%20(20190426).pdf In...
April 26th, 2019 | Accountancy, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

“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