Containers

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

Containers

containers

December 8, 2020

China’s exports jumped in November by the most since early 2018, pushing its trade surplus to a monthly record high and underlining how global demand...
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containership

December 4, 2020

Container freight rates across the world’s busiest ocean trade route have soared to a 10-year high, adding to strains on major shipping lanes as Western...
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ONE

December 3, 2020

A loss of containers overboard the ONE Apus earlier this week could be the largest container loss since 2013. ONE released a situation report that...
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toft

December 3, 2020

Soren Toft on Wednesday started his role as chief executive of Swiss headquartered container group MSC’s shipping and logistics business almost a year after he...
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Euroseas_Pittas

December 2, 2020

Euroseas announced the extension of the charter of its container vessels M/V “EM Astoria” and new time charter contracts for its container vessels M/V “Evridiki...
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containers

November 30, 2020

Container shipping rates from China to Southeast Asia are surging due to a shortage of transportation space in the Asian region, the result of an...
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Containers

November 27, 2020

Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos is being targeted by shipping groups to support some 400,000 seafarers stuck on merchant vessels because of port and border...
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container

November 25, 2020

Shipping carriers seeking to capitalize on the most lucrative trade routes are returning empty cargo containers to Asia, contributing to freight rates that have soared...
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MSC

November 23, 2020

According to broker reports, MSC has acquired boxship Amanda D (1,730 TEU / 2000) from Peter Dohle Schiffahrts for an undisclosed price. (more…)
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CMA_CGM

November 23, 2020

Container shipping group CMA CGM said shipping activity remained strong in the final quarter of 2020 after a rebound from initial coronavirus-related disruption boosted the...
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containership

November 19, 2020

Global container shipping rates have surged to records on a spike in restocking demand in the United States and Europe, container scarcity at export hubs,...
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DSME_yard

November 18, 2020

Zodiac Maritime is reported to have placed an order for six containerships with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME). (more…)
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November 17, 2020

Navios Partners, an international owner and operator of dry cargo vessels, announced that it has submitted a proposal to the board of directors of Navios...
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cmacgm

November 13, 2020

Container shipping group CMA CGM will expand its use of liquified natural gas (LNG) to 26 vessels, it said on Thursday, as part of efforts...
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container

November 10, 2020

The humble shipping container has a new status in the Covid-19 pandemic: hot commodity. (more…)
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