Containers

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

Containers

GSL

September 21, 2018

Global Ship Lease announced a new time charter with Maersk Line for the 2004-built, 8,063 TEU containership OOCL Ningbo, which has been renamed GSL Ningbo,...
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The Maersk ship Adrian Maersk is seen as it departs from New York Harbor in New York City, U.S., June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

September 18, 2018

Container shipping company Maersk Line has announced a new system of bunker charges for its customers to reflect higher fuel costs as the International Maritime...
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container_idle_fleet

September 17, 2018

A perfect storm of radical capacity cuts by carriers and US president Donald Trump’s threat to hike tariffs on Chinese goods could see many more...
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maersk-line

September 13, 2018

A.P. Moller-Maersk, the world’s biggest container shipping group, will add devices to reduce harmful exhaust emissions to some of its ships ahead of new global...
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cma-cgm-norma

September 10, 2018

CMA CGM reported 2018 second quarter financial results. (more…)
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CMA_CGM

September 7, 2018

CMA CGM, one of the world’s largest container shipping lines, is benefiting from strong trade flows between China and the United States for now, the...
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Maersk

September 7, 2018

North European trade growth for the year has been revised from 3.4% to 2.2%, according to August’s Global Port Tracker, supporting moves by carriers to...
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dalian-shipbuilding

September 6, 2018

Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company and classification society DNV GL said on Wednesday that they signed a joint development project agreement to develop a new 23,000...
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ONE

September 6, 2018

Ocean Network Express (ONE) plans to comply with the new sulphur regulations by fueling its ships with low-sulphur compliant hybrid oil. The company said that...
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Hapag-Lloyd

September 4, 2018

Hapag-Lloyd is facing around USD 1 billion of extra fuel costs stemming from the new sulphur regulations. (more…)
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containership

September 4, 2018

Demand: When judged by global volume, demand growth alone – 3.8% for the first six months – is not that bad. (more…)
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Maersk-Line

August 30, 2018

The world’s largest container shipping line says adhering to stricter environmental standards could add at least $2 billion to its annual fuel bill from 2020,...
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Maersk

August 28, 2018

Brazilian exporters are facing delays shipping goods transported in containers, including coffee and cotton, due to overbooking, the world’s largest container shipping company, A.P. Moller-Maersk,...
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containership

August 23, 2018

Ship Finance announced that it has agreed to acquire three large container vessels in combination with long term time charters to a leading container line....
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Maersk

August 22, 2018

The world’s largest shipping company, Maersk, will soon be the first to send a container ship through the Arctic along Russia’s Northern Sea Route, according...
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