Containers

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

Containers

ZIM_Antwerp

April 18, 2019

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services announced that it has signed on as a member of TradeLens, a blockchain-enabled digital shipping solution jointly developed by A.P. Moller...
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cargo container ship - freighter navigating river

April 16, 2019

Container lines have objected to French calls for the IMO impose mandatory speed limits for ships. (more…)
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containers

April 15, 2019

Korea’s SinoKor Merchant Marine Co. and Heung-A Shipping Co. will unite their container shipping services ahead of full merger in October to build economies of...
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containership

April 12, 2019

Container rates on trans-Pacific routes jumped over the first few days of April as increases sought by carriers at the end of March gained some...
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CMA CGM MARCO POLO

April 11, 2019

CMA CGM has completed its public tender offer to acquire CEVA Logistics. (more…)
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Maersk Line

April 5, 2019

Following a recent review of Maersk Line’s Asia to North Europe Service network, they have now confirmed the new transit times for all export cargo,...
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container

April 1, 2019

Shippers will no longer be faced with the choice of booking either a full container load (FCL) or a less-than-container load (LCL), under a new...
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Palios

March 27, 2019

Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ:DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, announced that its Series B-2 Preferred Warrants that are...
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CMA_CGM

March 27, 2019

CMA CGM has made an order of 10 new container ships from China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC). Five of them will be powered by LNG...
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yang ming

March 25, 2019

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation posted a full-year net loss for 2018. (more…)
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CMA_CGM_marine-biofuel-demonstration

March 25, 2019

The 5,095 TEU containership CMA CGM White Shark was successfully refueled with sustainable marine biofuel oil while calling at Rotterdam on March 23, 2019. (more…)
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NYK Arcadia  am 20.6.11 ausgehend Hamburg

March 25, 2019

Japanese transport group NYK has secured a ¥9bn ($81m) syndicated ‘green’ loan, supported by eight domestic financial institutions for the installation of scrubber systems on...
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MV-Yantian-Express

March 22, 2019

Shippers with cargo stranded on the fire-stricken Yantian Express are still in the dark on when or where they might be likely to receive their...
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global-ship-lease

March 19, 2019

Global Ship Lease has agreed a three-year charter with Hapag-Lloyd for a 2015-built, high-specification boxship. (more…)
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container ship

March 14, 2019

Scrubbers installed on ultra-large large container vessels (ULCVs) could take up “at least 200 teu” of container slots, according to Alphaliner. (more…)
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