Containers

This page features all the latest news regarding container freight, including TEUs, iso containers, container standards and relevant issues.

Containers

Hapag Lloyd

July 11, 2018

German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd is to cut costs to combat runaway price increases in bunker fuels that caused it to slash full year earnings forecasts...
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costamare

July 10, 2018

Costamare announced the conclusion of shipbuilding contracts and long term charter agreements for five newbuild containerships, as well as the acquisition and chartering of two...
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oocl

July 9, 2018

Cosco Shipping Holdings Co. pledged to sell a container terminal in California, helping allay concerns of U.S. regulators and clearing the way for its $6.3...
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HMM

July 9, 2018

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has launched an 11,000 TEU container ship equipped with the cutting-edge SOx scrubber system to significantly reduce sulfur emission. (more…)
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CMA_CGM

July 9, 2018

French shipping group CMA CGM has decided to pull out of Iran following the Trump administration’s decision to renew sanctions on companies operating in the...
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ocean yield

July 6, 2018

Ocean Yield ASA has taken delivery of four 2014-built 3,800 TEU container vessels. (more…)
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yang ming

July 5, 2018

Yang Ming confirmed the charter for ten newbuilding containerships with Costamare and Shoei Kisen. (more…)
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Voorsteven containerschip bij APM

July 5, 2018

The risk to container shipping from US-led trade wars is currently low, but potentially very damaging, according to Drewry. (more…)
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oocl

July 2, 2018

China’s regulatory approval of Cosco Shipping Holdings Co. Ltd.’s $6.3 billion takeover of Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. 0316 4.16% brings the latest step in shipping...
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Diana Containerships

July 2, 2018

Diana Containerships, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, announced that it has completed the previously announced sale of one of its...
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Hapag_Lloyd

July 2, 2018

Shares of German shipping line Hapag-Lloyd AG plunged as much as 22 percent after the company cut its profit forecast for the year, as overcapacity...
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Euroseas_Pittas

June 29, 2018

Euroseas announced the delivery of M/V Monica P, a 46,667 dwt drybulk vessel, built in 1998, to its buyer, an unaffiliated third party. (more…)
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Hapag-Lloyd Wide

June 26, 2018

Hapag-Lloyd will implement the following General Rate Increase (GRI) in the eastbound trade from East Asia to all USA and Canada destinations as of August...
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The Maersk's Triple-E giant container ship Maersk Majestic, one of the world's largest container ships, is seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port, part of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, in Shanghai, China, September 24, 2016. Picture taken September 24, 2016. REUTERS/Aly Song

June 25, 2018

The container ship Alexander Maersk picked up 113 migrants from a boat off southern Italy early on Friday, Maersk Line, part of A. P. Moller-Maersk...
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CMA_CGM

June 21, 2018

CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping Group, is pleased to announce the signature of an agreement between CMA CGM and Container Finance Ltd Oy...
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