Containers

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

Containers

Hamburg Sud Maersk logos

August 17, 2017

Regulatory bodies of China, Korea, Brazil, Chile and South Africa are still to clear Maersk Line’s acquisition of German counterpart Hamburg Süd, Maersk said in...
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containers

August 17, 2017

The hulking container ships that transport sneakers, bananas and barbie dolls around the world keep getting bigger. So are the companies that own them. (more…)
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Maersk _star

August 16, 2017

Denmark's A.P. Moller Maersk gave an upbeat outlook for container shipping on Wednesday, lifting its shares as investors looked beyond one-off second-quarter charges. (more…)
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containers

August 16, 2017

World container trade appears to be back on track, according to Drewry, which upgraded its annual outlook for 2017. (more…)
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Soren Skou

August 14, 2017

Container shipping groups will continue to do deals, leaving only five or six survivors in an industry that two years ago had 20 players, according...
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Containers are piled up at Kwai Chung Container Terminals in Hong Kong July 6, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

August 14, 2017

The Hong Kong Competition Commission has issued a five-year block exemption order for liner shipping vessel-sharing agreements (VSAs). (more…)
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HMM

August 11, 2017

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) saw its operating loss narrow to KRW 128.1 billion (USD 111.8 million) in the second quarter of 2017 from KRW 254.3...
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Hyundai Merchant

August 10, 2017

Yesterday’s partnership agreement between 14 South Korean shipping lines falls far short of the consolidation needed to bring them significant benefits, according to Alphaliner. (more…)
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HMM

August 9, 2017

A group of 14 local shipping firms launched a business alliance on Tuesday so they can work together to develop new shipping routes and operate...
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rickmers

August 8, 2017

Navios Maritime Containers, a growth vehicle dedicated to the container sector, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of the remaining four container vessels...
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HMM

August 4, 2017

Hyundai Merchant Marine Co., South Korea’s leading container carrier, said Thursday it will allocate more vessels to meet rising demand on U.S. routes in the...
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Diana_Containerships

August 3, 2017

Diana Containerships announced that it has received written notification from The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“Nasdaq”) dated July 31, 2017, indicating that the Company is...
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August 2, 2017

CMA CGM, a world leader in maritime transport, is launching the Black Sea Med Express service, which connects the major countries around the Black Sea...
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gerry-wang

July 31, 2017

Seaspan Corp.(SSW) reported that its second-quarter net earnings declined to $28.28 million from $36.43 million in the prior year. Earnings per share dropped to $0.11...
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MOL

July 31, 2017

Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has raised its full year profit forecast for the year ended 31 March 2018 by 20% to JPY12bn ($108.5m) as it...
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