Containers

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

Containers

ULCV

June 11, 2019

It seems the ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs) that have become the ‘new normal’ on the Asia-Europe tradelane have not proved as popular as the lines...
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containers

June 10, 2019

Shipping must pay the price today for tomorrow’s sustainability as a push to cleaner supply chains is seeing shippers reconsider their best routes to market....
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CMA-CGM-containership

June 6, 2019

On the occasion of World Environment Day, the CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, reiterates its firm commitment to the environment....
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Pittas-Euroseas-Ltd

June 3, 2019

Euroseas, an owner and operator of container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for containerized cargoes, announced its entry into three material transactions (more…)
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GSL

June 3, 2019

Global Ship Lease has secured a term loan of up to USD 37 million from Hellenic Bank Public Company Limited. (more…)
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ULCV

May 30, 2019

Around 16% of the ocean carrier global fleet – equating to 36% in terms of teu capacity – will be equipped with exhaust gas cleaning...
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CMA CGM MARCO POLO

May 30, 2019

Shipping giant CMA CGM expects volumes to continue growing this year as increasing activity from southeast Asia towards the United States helps make up for...
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Euroseas_Pittas

May 29, 2019

Euroseas, an owner and operator of container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for containerized cargoes, announced its results for the three-month period ended...
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maersk-line

May 29, 2019

Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) and CMA CGM, two of the world’s biggest container shipping groups, are to join market leader Maersk in a blockchain platform...
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HMM

May 28, 2019

A blanked sailing from the 2M+HMM grouping on the transpacific this week failed to halt the further erosion of freight rates to both the Asia-US...
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MSC MATILDE

May 27, 2019

MSC Matilde, a containership operated by Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), has been reported listing at a UK port. (more…)
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containers

May 24, 2019

In March 2019, the global container port throughput index bounced back to a level of 130.2 points after experiencing more than 17 points decline in...
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containers

May 23, 2019

Alphaliner has slashed its global container throughput growth estimate for this year to just 2.5% from 3.6%. (more…)
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ZIM-containership

May 23, 2019

Israeli container line Zim has reduced its first quarter loss. The company said the net deficit was $24.3m, compared to $34.1m the year before. Revenue...
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HMM

May 21, 2019

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is sinking deeper into trouble, as despite efforts to normalize operations, the shipper has continued to lose money over the past...
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