Containers

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

Containers

Navios Acquisition

December 15, 2017

Navios Maritime Containers Inc., a growth vehicle dedicated to the container sector, announced today that it has taken delivery of four 2008-built Panamax containerships. (more…)
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moodys

December 14, 2017

Consolidation, whether through alliances or M&A, will continue apace in the container shipping industry into 2018 as companies try to boost market share, improve efficiency,...
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maersk-sentosa

December 14, 2017

Uncertainty is building on the trans-Pacific trade, as rates fall to 12-month lows, excess capacity floods into service, and Maersk Line prepares to exit the...
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Mercosul

December 11, 2017

CMA CGM Group, a world leader in maritime transport, announces that it has completed the acquisition of MERCOSUL Line. MERCOSUL Line is one of the...
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containers

December 11, 2017

The festive season is coming closer, and for many of us the time to get the seasonal shopping done is running out. (more…)
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OOCL-IAT_KTX7

December 8, 2017

OOCL announced the Japan Vietnam Service (KTX7) to expand the current service portfolio by providing more comprehensive network coverage of the markets between Japan and...
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total-headquarters

December 5, 2017

Total and CMA CGM have signed an agreement covering the supply of around 300,000 tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) a year for 10 years...
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Navios-NYSE

December 4, 2017

Navios Containers, a growth vehicle dedicated to the container sector, announced that it has taken delivery of APL Denver, the first of four 2008-built Panamax...
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HL_AG_HONGKONG_EXPR

December 1, 2017

Hapag-Lloyd on Thursday wrapped up its integration with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) six months after starting the merger process, with the benefits of the...
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Hamburg Sud Maersk logos

December 1, 2017

On 28 April 2017, Maersk Line A/S, a 100% owned subsidiary of A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S (APMM), announced that it would acquire the German...
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cma_cgm

November 28, 2017

CMA CGM Group, the world’s third-largest container shipping company, gave Chief Executive Officer Rodolphe Saade the additional role of chairman after the French liner swung...
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containers

November 28, 2017

Container volume growth continues apace with loaded shipments on course to break 200 million teu in 2017. (more…)
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CMA_CGM

November 27, 2017

Shipping company CMA CGM reported another quarterly rise in sales and profit on Friday, helped by improving freight rates after a prolonged sector downturn that...
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November 20, 2017

Diana Containerships cut its USD 126.8 million net loss reported in the third quarter of 2016, to USD 8.7 million in the third quarter of...
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Hapag Lloyd

November 15, 2017

German shipping group Hapag-Lloyd said on Tuesday it expected a significant rise in transport volumes and kept its forecast for higher earnings in 2017 after...
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