Containers

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

Containers

Hapag Lloyd

October 29, 2020

German carrier Hapag-Lloyd said Oct. 28 that it increased container rates on the East Asia to South America East Coast route by $300 per unit,...
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containership

October 27, 2020

Surging shipments into the United States are fueling record high freight costs and logjams at seaports, but transportation executives say the rally will lose steam...
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ZIM

October 23, 2020

Israeli shipping firm Zim said it would start to offer direct service to Jebel Ali port in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). (more…)
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costamare

October 21, 2020

Global ship management and marine support services provider V.Group and Costamare have announced they have strengthened and expanded their existing strategic partnership. (more…)
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ZIM_Antwerp

October 20, 2020

ZIM and Alibaba.com announced that they have entered into a broad strategic cooperation agreement for the direct purchase of sea freight, improving logistic services to...
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danaos

October 20, 2020

Newbuilding orders for container ships could remain stagnant despite freight rates surging to record high levels this year as shipping firms pursue a strategy of...
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containers

October 16, 2020

With the U.S. importing more goods than it’s exporting, shipments of American cotton, grain and hay are getting squeezed due to limited availably of shipping...
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Hapag_Lloyd

October 16, 2020

On the basis of preliminary figures, Hapag-Lloyd’s earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the third quarter 2020 significantly increased to around EUR 350 million...
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CMA CGM MARCO POLO

October 13, 2020

CMA CGM, the world’s fourth-largest container shipping group, said it has restored its online business services after a cyber attack last month paralysed activity. (more…)
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ISRAEL-GULF-EMIRATES-TRADE

October 13, 2020

The ship-to-shore crane paused above the cargo ship just arrived from Dubai, then set its load down on the pier in Israel. (more…)
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HapagLloyd

October 12, 2020

German container shipping firm Hapag-Lloyd is benefitting from a rebound in transport demand but its chief executive warned about the longer-term impact on economic activity...
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DSME

October 6, 2020

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has acquired certification from Lloyd's Register to design and build a large container ship through cooperation with a German...
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containers

October 5, 2020

China’s index of export container transport went up in the past week, according to the Shanghai Shipping Exchange. (more…)
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shipping-containers-sit-at-the-ports-of-los-angeles

October 1, 2020

At least two ships arriving at the Port of Los Angeles have been diverted to alternative terminals in response to infrastructure overload and equipment issues...
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CMA_CGM

September 29, 2020

Container shipping group CMA CGM said on Monday it was dealing with a cyber attack impacting its peripheral servers. (more…)
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