Containers

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

Containers

ONE

January 17, 2019

In late December 2018, two vessels operated by Ocean Network Express (ONE), namely “MOL TRUST” and “MOL TRADITION”, set a loading record of 18,694 TEU...
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cmacgm_marcopolo_zebruge

January 17, 2019

The Ocean Alliance partners presented their new service offering, which would see the carriers utilize 330 containerships. (more…)
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maersk2

January 17, 2019

A “reduced appetite” for ordering ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs) and carriers instead aspiring to become global logistics integrators could finally balance container capacity supply with...
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maersk-honam

January 15, 2019

The 15,262 teu Maersk Honam is expected to be back in service in the second half of this year following  repairs carried out on the...
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evergreen3

January 15, 2019

In view of the growth potential in Latin American trade, Evergreen Line is continuing to establish its own offices at main service locations in the...
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containers

January 14, 2019

Experts at Brickstone Investment Managers Limited have predicted that stronger global economic growth will demand growth of the global container market at five per cent...
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CMA_CGM

January 11, 2019

CMA CGM has taken delivery of the first unit of an order for four container ships dedicated to the French West Indies, CMA CGM Fort...
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msc-ship

January 11, 2019

MSC is set to receive some 330,000 teu of newbuild tonnage this year and will close the gap on its 2M partner, Maersk Line, in...
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2M_Maersk

January 10, 2019

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and 2M partner Maersk Line announce a new strategic cooperation with ZIM on Asia-US West Coast (USWC) and Asia-Mediterranean trades. (more…)
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MSC

January 7, 2019

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has pledged to pay the full costs of the cleanup of the MSC Zoe container spill in the North Sea. (more…)
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venta-maersk-northern-sea

January 4, 2019

A.P. Moller-Maersk will shut a transport container factory in China and instead focus on producing refrigerated containers for food, it said on Thursday. (more…)
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containership

December 31, 2018

Ship Finance International Limited announced that it has acquired two 2016-built 19,400 TEU container vessels and contracted the vessels until late 2033, or for nearly...
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ONE

December 21, 2018

Ocean Network Express (ONE) and PSA Singapore (PSA) will join hands to form a joint venture company based at Pasir Panjang Terminal in Singapore. (more…)
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Maersk

December 21, 2018

Maersk announced changes to its services connecting Asia and Europe. (more…)
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2M_Maersk

December 20, 2018

The 2M alliance is to phase in six more ultra large container vessels (ULCVs) into its 10 Asia-Europe service strings from next March in an...
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