Containers

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

Containers

oocl

June 22, 2017

As shipping carriers continue a consolidation spree, the likelihood of COSCO's purchase of OOCL demonstrates that industry consolidation is anything but complete. (more…)
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evergreen3

June 22, 2017

While wedding bells have been ringing out across the global shipping industry, Taiwan’s biggest container line, Evergreen Marine Corp., has remained aloof. (more…)
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containers

June 21, 2017

Container shipping companies have benefited from a modest increase in freight rates since the start of the year, but a sustainable recovery in the container...
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FILE PHOTO: A Hapag-Lloyd container is loaded from a container ship at the terminal Altenwerder in the harbour in Hamburg, Germany October 25, 2011. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer/File Photo

June 16, 2017

Hapag-Lloyd’s integration of Arab peer UASC is on track and has so far not been affected by Qatar’s rift with its neighbours, the CEO of...
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CMA CGM NOL

June 14, 2017

CMA CGM and Maersk Line have announced that they have entered into a binding agreement whereby CMA CGM would acquire Mercosul Line, one of the...
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cosco-xiamen

June 13, 2017

Piraeus Port, operator of Greece’s biggest port and majority-owned by China’s COSCO Shipping, has agreed to team up with the operator of Shanghai port, the...
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Maersk

June 12, 2017

Maersk Line, a part of A.P. Moller-Maersk, said on Monday it will accept new bookings for container shipments to Qatar from Oman. (more…)
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NYK

June 12, 2017

Seven shipping companies operating in Mexico have been fined for causing an increase in prices after colluding on routes in the auto transport services market....
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APL

June 12, 2017

APL launches the India Pakistan-Mediterranean Express (IPM) Service – its first weekly service that directly connects India and Pakistan with the Mediterranean markets, the company...
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Evergreen

June 8, 2017

Taiwan’s Evergreen and Hong Kong’s OOCL said they had suspended shipping services to Qatar after Arab countries severed diplomatic ties with the Gulf state and...
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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 7, 2017

The world’s biggest container shipping line, Maersk, is no longer able to transport goods in or out of Qatar after Arab countries imposed restrictions on...
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CMA-CGM-Kerguelen

June 7, 2017

The CMA CGM Group intends to reduce its CO2 emissions per transported container by 30% by 2025. (more…)
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diana-containerships

June 1, 2017

Diana Containerships, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, announced that it has signed, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum of...
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Pittas-Euroseas-Ltd

May 31, 2017

Euroseas Ltd., an owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for drybulk and containerized cargoes, announced that it...
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Hapag-Lloyd-containership

May 30, 2017

Hapag-Lloyd shareholders approved all items on the agenda at today’s Annual General Meeting. (more…)
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