Containers

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

Containers

Matson

October 4, 2022

Two Matson Inc subsidiaries must face claims from rival container shipping company American President Lines LLC that Matson is abusing its market power over service...
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Soren Skou

September 30, 2022

A.P. Moller-Maersk’s chief executive said on Thursday he expects a “modest” pick-up in trade for the upcoming holidays this year amid concerns about the slowing...
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port-guangzhou-china

September 28, 2022

Overseas demand for goods from China is weakening as the global economy slows, warned a senior Chinese commerce ministry official, though the country still expects...
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seaspan

September 27, 2022

A consortium led by former Berkshire Hathaway Inc. executive David Sokol and Canadian investment group Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd raised its offer to buy Atlas...
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LondonGateway

September 27, 2022

DP WORLD announced that its terminal at London Gateway has handled its 10 millionth container, just nine years after the smart logistics hub on the...
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hapag lloyd containers

September 16, 2022

Hapag-Lloyd and Spinelli Group have entered into an agreement to join forces. (more…)
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Seaspan

September 16, 2022

Seaspan, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atlas Corp., announced an update to Atlas' May 17, 2022 press release regarding contracts for four 7,700 TEU dual-fuel liquefied...
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The MSC Flavia is docked at Pier T in the Port of Long Beach.

September 8, 2022

At the SMM trade fair in Hamburg, classification society DNV and global container shipping line MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) signed a contract to implement...
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containership

September 8, 2022

A two-tier market within the container shipping sector is opening up as spot rates in key trades collapse. (more…)
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HapagLloyd

September 5, 2022

German container shipper Hapag-Lloyd is spending billions on expanding and renewing its fleet and looking at investing in more port infrastructure to extend its edge...
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CMA CGM MARCO POLO

September 5, 2022

Weakening consumer spending is curbing shipping demand and freight rates, transport giant CMA CGM said on Friday as it reported another jump in quarterly profits....
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Giouroukos

September 1, 2022

Global Ship Lease announced that it has entered into new multi-year charters with Hapag-Lloyd for six ECO 6,900 TEU ships. (more…)
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Hapag Lloyd

September 1, 2022

Hapag-Lloyd has taken the first step in its major project to equip its entire dry container fleet with real-time tracking devices. The first of these...
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CMA_CGM_vessel

August 29, 2022

French container line giant CMA CGM SA is seeing an across-the-board drop in shipping rates and a loosening of logistics bottlenecks in some regions as...
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port-of-los-angeles

August 29, 2022

The San Pedro Bay ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will postpone consideration of the “Container Dwell Fee” for four weeks, until Sept. 23....
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