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DCSA accelerates shipping digitalisation with new OVS exchange standards

Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA), a neutral, non-profit group established to further the digitalisation of container shipping technology, has published standards for the exchange...

Gothenburg develops new transhipment terminal

A completely new transhipment terminal, located between the Port of Gothenburg's container and ro-ro terminals, is emerging, according to an announcement by the major...

Sustainability is key to Yang Ming’s green strategy

The taiwan-based carrier, Yang Ming (YM), has formulated several long term strategies that it says will meet the environmental targets set by the International...

Konecranes secures a crane order from Italy

Piattaforma Logistica Trieste S.r.L. (PLT) has ordered an eco-efficient Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane for a new terminal in the Port of Trieste in...

China’s securities watchdog punishes Antong bosses

Guo Dongze and Guo Dongsheng, majority shareholders of Chinese domestic container operator Antong Holdings, and other senior staff have been penalised by the China...

Maersk acquires European customs and trade solutions provider

Maersk has reached an agreement with Bridgepoint Development Capital, a dedicated team that focuses on buyouts and capital investments, to acquire KGH Customs Services...

Rotterdam increases truck parking spaces

The total number of secure parking spaces for trucks across the area of the port of Rotterdam has increased, as the Maasvlakte Plaza truck...

The growing threat that lurks below the waterline

A recent study published by I-Tech AB proved that barnacle fouling is a big headache for the global fleet, even before the Covid-19 forced...

Crew kidnapped off the coast of Benin

Five crew members including the Captain have been kidnapped from a Pacific International Lines (PIL) vessel 150 miles southwest of Cotonou Benin. The attack occurred...

Reduced costs boost STC profits

As Covid-19 continues to disrupt markets around the world, ocean carriers are reducing capacity and sailing speeds. With sailing options reduced, especially on Asia-Europe...

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ONE Apus may have lost a quarter of its cargo

An Ocean Network Express (ONE) vessel that reported a container stack collapse, on 30 November, may have lost up to 25% of its cargo...

ONE to build world’s largest container ships

Ocean Network Express (ONE) has agreed with Shoei Kisen Kaisha for the 15-year long-term charter of six new Ultra Large Container Ships (ULCS) with...

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...

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...

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)...

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B2G Consulting and Alcott Global, specializing in supply chain management consulting and executive search, have joined forces to organize the first summit addressing sustainability...