8.3 C
Hamburg
Friday, October 7, 2022
Home Out of the Box

Out of the Box

India’s Kandla Port faces cargo flow disruptions due to wheat export ban

The Indian government’s abrupt decision earlier this month to ban/restrict wheat exports, as part of its measures to contain raging inflation in the country,...

Port of Seattle is aiming for first of its kind cruise-led “green corridor”

A new move has been made for the world's first “green corridor” in the cruise sector. More specifically, the Port of Seattle, City and Borough...

Air France-KLM and CMA CGM join forces in global air cargo

Air France-KLM Group and the CMA CGM Group have signed a long-term strategic partnership in the air cargo market. This exclusive cooperation will see both...

Pier collision in Incheon detains TMS bulker captain over speeding suspicion

The captain of a Greek-owned Capesize bulk carrier, Flecha, has been detained and charged with negligence after the vessel was involved in an accident...

Haller Group becomes automotive supplier

Haller Group is in the process of change and growth, having transformed from a service company into an automotive supplier. In the future, it aims...

Asiatic Lloyd extends portfolio further beyond container ships

German tonnage provider Asiatic Lloyd is diversifying further beyond its core boxship segment, investing the profits from the high container market in the dry...

Toyota distributors and JAXPORT announce US$210 million deal

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) board of directors has approved a US$210 million long-term lease and relocation agreement with Southeast Toyota Distributors (SET), the...

SITC to exit dry bulk sector, focusses on container shipping

Hong Kong-headquartered SITC International Holdings, the parent company of intra-Asia carrier SITC Container Lines, will sell its five remaining bulk carriers to focus on...

SAFEEN Feeders and Saif Powertec ink long-term shipping deal

AD Ports Group has announced that its feeder service, SAFEEN Feeders, has signed a long-term trade facilitation and shipping agreement with Saif Powertec Limited,...

Shell becomes first customer for Rotterdam hydrogen pipeline

Shell is the first company to sign an agreement to use HyTransPortRTM, a hydrogen pipeline through the Port of Rotterdam, from the Maasvlakte to...

Glencore sold contaminated bunkers in Singapore

Nearly 200 ships have received contaminated bunkers from PetroChina in the port of Singapore. PetroChina, part of Chinese state-owned oil and gas group China National...

Cargo ship suffers fire in Yemen

A general cargo ship carrying food items burst into flames in Yemen’s Aden port on 11 April. The ship, which was on its way to...

Most Popular

High speed and compromised manoeuvring caused Milano Bridge accident

The container ship Milano Bridge had failed to slow down as it attempted to berth in Busan New Port on 6 April 2020, causing...

Singaporean state investment firm Temasek mum on PIL bailout

The Singapore government’s investment company Temasek Holdings is remaining tight-lipped on market talk that it may take a stake in embattled liner operator Pacific...

Chinese shipyards win giant container ship order

Chinese shipyards will build six 24,232TEU containerships, the largest in the world as of today, that the Bank of Communications Financial Leasing (Bocomm Leasing)...

MSC Rosa M damages Mumbai crane

The 14,000TEU MSC Rosa M has hit and seriously damaged a crane at the DP World terminal in Nhava Sheva, NSIGT in Mumbai, while...

Taking the personal view for crew working on container shipping

Philip Eastell – Founder of Container Shipping Supporting Seafarers – describes the personal side of container operations at a time when crew, affected by...