Containers

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

Containers

danaos

November 16, 2018

Danaos Corp. presented improved Q3 2018 results on Thursday, amid a still "soft" container shipping market. Moreover, a recent restructuring of its loan portfolio also...
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maersk2

November 15, 2018

Top U.S. importers are stocking up on Chinese goods before new import tariffs take effect, shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Wednesday, but warned a...
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globalship

November 14, 2018

Global Ship Lease, a containership charter owner, today announced a new time charter with ANL, a wholly owned subsidiary of CMA CGM, for the 2003-built,...
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yang ming

November 13, 2018

Yang Ming will introduce four 14,000 TEU chartered vessels to optimize its fleet in the improving market while returning seven higher-cost chartered vessels in 2019,...
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GSL

November 12, 2018

Global Ship Lease announced that Poseidon Containers, with which Global Ship Lease has entered a definitive merger agreement, has agreed five-year charters with CMA CGM...
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Hapag-Lloyd

November 9, 2018

German shipping group Hapag-Lloyd expects an increase in transport volumes to last for the remainder of 2018 after volume growth and a modest recovery in...
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Fredriksen_J

November 7, 2018

Ship Finance announced that it has entered into lease financing agreements totaling $400 million with an Asian-based institution to finance four 14,000 TEU container vessels...
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2M_Maersk

November 6, 2018

The decision of Maersk Line and MSC to suspend the ULCV-deployed AE2 Asia-North Europe service in September resulted in higher utilization of ships. (more…)
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containers

November 6, 2018

The EU should end the block exemption against forming consortia the liner shipping industry currently enjoys, says a new report from the OECD-funded International Transport...
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Maersk_booking

November 2, 2018

With the introduction of instant booking confirmation, Maersk customers can now complete their bookings within seconds compared to previous waiting times of up to two...
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Matson

November 1, 2018

Philly Shipyard, the sole operating subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA, delivered the first of two 3,600 TEU Aloha Class containerships that PSI is building for...
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Containerships

November 1, 2018

CMA CGM has completed its acquisition of container transportation and logistics company Containerships. (more…)
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ONE

October 31, 2018

Container line joint venture Ocean Network Express (ONE) weighed down Japan’s big three shipowners in the first half of FY2018. (more…)
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GSL

October 30, 2018

Global Ship Lease, Poseidon Containers Holdings LLC and K&T Marine LLC (together “Poseidon Containers”) announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement for...
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Seaspan

October 29, 2018

Seaspan announced that Torsten Holst Pedersen and H. Theodore ("Ted") Chang have been appointed to its executive team. (more…)
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