Posts Tagged ‘COSCO’

Sovcomflot, NOVATEK, COSCO, Silk Road Fund sign joint venture agreement

Sovcomflot, NOVATEK, COSCO, Silk Road Fund sign joint venture agreement
l to r: Sergey Frank President and CEO  Sovcomflot Leonid Mikhelson Chairman of the Management Board of Novatek  Xui Lizhong from COSCO  Wang Yanzhi from the Silk Road Fund Sovcomflot, NOVATEK, COSCO, Silk Road Fund sign joint venture agreement During the 2019 St. Petersburg International Economic...
June 7th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Piraeus and the Ports of Venice and Chioggia to strengthen the cargo flows.

Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Piraeus and the Ports of Venice and Chioggia to strengthen the cargo flows.
Pino Musolino, president of the North Adriatic Sea Port Authority and Captain Fu Chengqiu, CEO of Piraeus Port Authority S.A. The CEO of the Port Authority of Piraeus, Captain Fu Chengqiu and the President of the North Adriatic Sea Port Authority, Pino Musolino, during a meeting held at the PPA headquarters,...
February 11th, 2019 | Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | 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

Naval Dome CEO Itai Sela comments on COSCO cyber-attack

Naval Dome CEO Itai Sela comments on COSCO cyber-attack
Itai Sela “Reports that cyber hackers have successfully attacked COSCO Shipping Line’s Long Beach customer service centre, is very worrying indeed. While COSCO shut down its connections as a precautionary measure, we have to emphasise that ships are not islands, they are not self-contained units....
July 26th, 2018 | Corruption, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security | Read More

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management
LR’s Nick_Brown presents certificates to Capt. Weng Lin of PPA at Posidonia Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) awarded double certification against ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 by Lloyd’s Register (LR) 06 June 2018 – At a ceremony today held during international shipping exhibition Posidonia,...
June 6th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

First ever container ship to receive cyber enabled ship descriptive note ‘Cyber AL3 SECURE PERFORM (Energy Management System)’ is delivered

First ever container ship to receive cyber enabled ship descriptive note ‘Cyber AL3 SECURE PERFORM (Energy Management System)’ is delivered
An image of MV COSCO Shipping Aries 20K TEU container ship built by NACKS has an energy management system cyber-certified by LR 16 January 2018 – MV COSCO Shipping Aries, delivered to COSCOS today, is the first ever container ship to receive LR’s Cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive note ‘Cyber...
January 16th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Container shipping, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MSC maiden call at the Genoa IMT Terminal (Messina Group)

MSC maiden call at the Genoa IMT Terminal (Messina Group)
Vessel sharing agreement MAF1 Mediterranean -West Africa between Messina, MSC and Cosco. The Msc “Songa Alya”, a 3,100 teu (2480 @ 14t) container vessel, will stregthen the collaboration between the Genoese group Messina and the Geneva based company; this ship will call at the Genoa IMT terminal...
September 6th, 2017 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

China’s largest semi-submersible sets new records for COSCO

China’s largest semi-submersible sets new records for COSCO
The world’s second-largest semi-submersible vessel Xin Guang Hua, On February 25, the 100,000 dwt semi-submersible vessel Xin Guang Hua easily took the 31,000 ton load of the cylindrical Western Isles FPSO at Shanghai Luhuashan South Anchorage and began her journey via the Indian Ocean to the North...
April 28th, 2017 | Energy, Oil Industry | Read More

Capers’ Markets and Messy Geopolitics

Capers’ Markets and Messy Geopolitics
John Faraclas With the volatile Capers …”dominating” the “rise” in the Markets and Geopolitics –  as per our written prediction of getting far worse, the situation is more than serious; John Faraclas’ daily report is a strong warning to all: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed with a...
September 19th, 2016 | Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Tankers | Read More

Evergreen Strengthens Indian Subcontinent Network

Evergreen Strengthens Indian Subcontinent Network
August 25, 2016 – In a move designed to significantly enhance its service on the China–Indian Subcontinent trade, Evergreen Line is teaming up with K Line, COSCO, Wan Hai and PIL to offer two new joint services from early September.  Both will provide direct calls at Karachi and Mundra and will...
August 25th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

PPA and COSCO mark a new era at Athens Stock Exchange

PPA and COSCO mark a new era at Athens Stock Exchange
Prime time for ASE with PPA and COSCO on 10 August 2016 Opening of the trading session of Wednesday, 10th August 2016, Reception of PPA, COSCO and HRADF Transfer of PPA shares The Athens Stock Exchange welcomed COSCO (China COSCO Shipping Corporation Ltd) as well as HRADF(Hellenic Republic Asset...
August 12th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Events, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Ports & Terminals, Stock Markets | Read More

Evergreen resumes Fos calls in plan to double traffic

Evergreen resumes Fos calls in plan to double traffic
The “Ever Living” berthed in Fos’ container terminal Taiwanese container line Evergreen has resumed direct calls at Marseille Fos for the first time in 11 years, replacing a slot arrangement within the CKYHE alliance by adding its own ships to those of Cosco, K Line, Yang Ming and...
May 20th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Marseille Fos rail pilot halves Israel-northern Europe fresh food transit time

Marseille Fos rail pilot halves Israel-northern Europe fresh food transit time
Port of Marseille Port news from Marseille Fos  Marseille Fos rail pilot halves Israel-northern Europe fresh food transit time                        Leading French port Marseille Fos has launched operations under a European Union (EU) pilot project to create sea/rail logistics...
April 14th, 2016 | Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ABS, COSCO Sign Cooperation Agreement

ABS, COSCO Sign Cooperation Agreement
Parties bring together technical capabilities on trans-Arctic shipping (Shanghai) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine industry, has signed a Cooperation Agreement on Trans-Arctic Shipping Development with China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company (COSCO). ABS Greater...
February 2nd, 2016 | Classification Societies, Shipmanagement | Read More

Wärtsilä and COSCO sign manufacturing license agreement for Ballast Water Management Systems

Wärtsilä and COSCO sign manufacturing license agreement for Ballast Water Management Systems
WECOSCO Chairman Mr Jia Lianjun and Joe Thomas, Director, Ballast Water Management Systems, Wärtsilä Ship Power. Wärtsilä has signed a manufacturing license agreement with COSCO (Weihai) Shipbuilding Marine Technology Company Limited (WECOSCO) based in Weihai, China. The two-way agreement provides...
June 1st, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Evergreen Line launches China-Surabaya service

Evergreen Line launches China-Surabaya service
In view of with the increasing market demand resulting from significant trade growth between China and the ASEAN countries, Evergreen Line is to partner with COSCO and China Shipping in launching a joint China-Surabaya Express (CSX) Service. This is Evergreen’s latest initiative to enhance its service...
May 14th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

News alert from IHS on Petrobas scandal, Piraeus, Yemen…

News alert from IHS on Petrobas scandal, Piraeus, Yemen…
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS Piraeus privatisation back on as COSCO China bids COSCO China is to bid for a majority stake in Greece’s port of Piraeus following an apparent change of heart regarding...
March 31st, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Corruption, HR, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

CKYHE Alliance Files Agreement and reports to related regulators for expansion of cooperation scope to U.S. Trades

CKYHE Alliance Files Agreement and reports to related regulators for expansion of cooperation scope to U.S. Trades
October 21, 2014 – The CKYHE Alliance (COSCO, “K” LINE, Yang Ming, Hanjin Shipping, and Evergreen Line) has announced that today they will expand their cooperation scope to U.S. Trades and CKYHE files an Agreement and reports to related regulators to comply with their regulations. Regarding the...
October 21st, 2014 | Company Profiles, Environment, Regulatory | Read More

CKYHE Alliance to be established: Evergreen to join existing partners

CKYHE Alliance to be established: Evergreen to join existing partners
February 20, 2014 – COSCO, K LINE, YANGMING, HANJIN and EVERGREEN LINE are pleased to announce that the five parties have agreed in principle to establish a shipping alliance.  To be operational only on the trades between Asia and Europe, including the Mediterranean region, it will be called the...
February 20th, 2014 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Wärtsilä receives repeat order for an integrated solution for a DPOR

Wärtsilä receives repeat order for an integrated solution for a DPOR
Wärtsilä receives repeat order for an integrated solution for a dynamically positioned offshore rig Wärtsilä Corporation,  13 February 2014 at 10 am EET Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading provider of innovative products, solutions and services, has signed a repeat integrated solution...
February 13th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

The shipping markets: be on guard…despite Capes and Panamaxes being in “demand”…

The shipping markets: be on guard…despite Capes and Panamaxes being in “demand”…
John N. Faraclas The shipping markets: be on guard…despite Capes and Panamaxes being in “demand”… “With the BDI climbing to 1, 904 point, a 368 plus since 13 September and 725 plus since Thursday the 5th of September, the barometer changes positively but it is now more than worrying”.  Faraclas...
September 23rd, 2013 | Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Masters of merchant vessels need to put heightened security in place

Masters of merchant vessels need to put heightened security in place
Heightened security should be implemented now on all merchant ships transiting the Suez Canal and the Mediterranean, a UK Maritime security company has warned. The warning comes after reports that the “Cosco Asia”, a Panamanian registered ship, was attacked on Saturday while transiting...
September 1st, 2013 | Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government | Read More

COSCO Group Chairman Wei Jiafu Retires Amid Shipping Industry Slump

COSCO Group Chairman Wei Jiafu Retires Amid Shipping Industry Slump
Captain Wei Jiafu – Photo credit REUTERS/John Kolesidi HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, July 2 (Reuters) – China’s largest shipping group, China Ocean Shipping (Group) Co (COSCO Group) has replaced its chairman in what appears to be a bid to boost profitability amid a downturn in the global shipping industry....
July 2nd, 2013 | News, People and Places | Read More

Discipline and good planning the ingredients for Greece’s momentum to win investments

Discipline and good planning the ingredients for Greece’s momentum to win investments
As the long summer period in Greece, with its climate blessed by the Olympian Gods, is on, the focus for all goes beyond traditional tourism and holidays; Marine Clubs all over Greece and in Attica, such as the Vouliagmeni Marine Club attract the business crowds faithful and the international sea sports...
May 11th, 2013 | Breaking News, Charity, Clubs, Marinas, Sports, Tourism, Weather, Yachting | Read More

World shipping markets: still down; Greeks: get your act together!

World shipping markets: still down; Greeks: get your act together!
John N. Faraclas The following are the main points – in brief – from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 26th of April 2013: 1)The hot weather in the UK was Thomakos’ first point given last Thursday’s 23C in London. Faraclas counter that climate...
May 1st, 2013 | News | Read More