Containers

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

Containers

seaspan

September 20, 2019

Seaspan announced the closing of a $500 million increase to its portfolio financing program. (more…)
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ULCV

September 19, 2019

A wave of ULCV deliveries this year has pushed the total containership fleet capacity over the 23m teu mark, with the last million slots added...
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costamare-triton

September 19, 2019

Costamare Inc.'s Neopanamax containership "Triton" has become the largest vessel to ever sail through the Panama Canal after its expansion in 2016. (more…)
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containership

September 17, 2019

Global growth in container volumes has picked up slightly in the second quarter of the year, with growth in the first seven months reaching 1.2%,...
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Evergreen

September 13, 2019

Evergreen has confirmed plans to build a total of ten 23,000 TEU containerships. (more…)
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Seaspan

September 10, 2019

Seaspan announced that it has purchased a 2010-built 9600 TEU containership and entered into a fixed rate time charter agreement for the vessel with Ocean...
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cmacgm_marcopolo_zebruge

September 9, 2019

CMA CGM, the world’s fourth-largest container shipping firm, reported a second straight quarterly loss as its takeover of CEVA Logistics weighed on its results, but...
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Palios

August 28, 2019

Performance Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum...
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oocl

August 27, 2019

Orient Overseas (International) Limited and its subsidiaries announced a profit attributable to equity holders of US$139.0 million for the six-month period ended 30th June 2019,...
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ZIM

August 22, 2019

The container shipping industry is dynamic and volatile and has been marked in recent years by instability, characterized by volatility in freight rates and bunker...
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containership

August 21, 2019

Ship Finance International has reached an agreement to install exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) on a total of seven containerships. (more…)
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containers

August 12, 2019

Carriers are cracking down on rogue shippers by threatening significant financial penalties for misdeclared shipments, following a series of vessel fires. (more…)
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GSL

August 2, 2019

Global Ship Lease, a containership charter owner, announced its unaudited results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2019. (more…)
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GSL

July 19, 2019

Global Ship Lease has signed a new agreement with Hong Kong-based container shipping and logistics service company Orient Overseas Container Line Limited (OOCL). (more…)
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ONE

July 11, 2019

Ocean Network Express (ONE) has taken delivery of the 14,000 TEU containership ONE Cygnus from Japan Marine United Corporation’s shipyard at Kure, Hiroshima. (more…)
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