Containers

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

Containers

ZIM

January 20, 2021

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd., a global container liner shipping company with over 75 years of experience, announced it has commenced an initial public offering...
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cma-cgm-norma

January 15, 2021

The CMA CGM Group is pursuing its commitment towards its customers by increasing capacities in order to accompany them during these unprecedented times. (more…)
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January 8, 2021

Despite the alarming headlines in the spring of last year, container shipping proved remarkably resilient in 2020 in terms of volumes as well as freight...
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containers

January 7, 2021

Freight rates from North Asia to the UK hit an all-time high on Jan. 4, as demand continued to rise and ongoing equipment shortages plagued...
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Triton_Containership_Panama Canal

January 5, 2021

The final Shanghai Containerized Freight Index (SCFI) for 2020, published on 31 December, recorded a staggering 190% gain on the year. (more…)
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containers

January 4, 2021

Container box shippers and forwarders could be in for historically high rates and contentious contract negotiations with carriers upon first quarter 2021 contract renewals and...
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container

December 31, 2020

Shippers hoping for a break from escalating container rates in the new year may need to endure several more weeks of challenging market conditions before...
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Hapag-Lloyd

December 24, 2020

Hapag-Lloyd has signed an order for six ultra large container vessels. (more…)
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Synergy Antwerp

December 22, 2020

Euroseas, an owner and operator of container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for containerized cargoes, announced the extension of the charter of its...
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containers

December 21, 2020

Taiwan’s government has urged shipping companies not to unfairly push up their prices amid a global squeeze on shipping containers and a shortage of space...
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HapagLloyd

December 17, 2020

In the future, Hapag-Lloyd will be offering even better connections from Europe to the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent. (more…)
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container

December 16, 2020

China’s latest index of export container transport hit a record high, reflecting a supply shortage of containers, mainly due to the nation’s fast-growing exports. (more…)
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CMA-CGM-containership

December 14, 2020

CMA-CGM, the world’s fourth-largest container shipping line, has told customers it will not take bookings for cargo due to arrive at ports in southern China...
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hapag lloyd containers

December 9, 2020

On the basis of a better-than-expected business performance in the current fourth quarter, it was decided to raise the earnings forecast for the Group updated...
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Seaspan

December 8, 2020

Seaspan, a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Corp., announced that it has entered into purchase orders to build five high-quality 12,200 TEU containerships. (more…)
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