Rotterdam dockers have voted in favor of an agreement on job security in the container sector.

Although Rickmers Holding has backed away from this merger, the company signaled it remained open to other opportunities that might present themselves.
Germany’s Rickmers Holding and ER Capital have dropped plans to merge their ship management operations.

Matson will build two container/roll-on, roll-off ships.

The Port of Hong Kong, pictured, is just one of the many top ports that will soon find themselves facing new challenges on a number of fronts.
The reign of container terminals as profit leaders in supply chains is under pressure.

The weather system currently extends from eastern Cuba north to the central Bahamas.

The cash from Korean Air Lines is separate from an earlier announced plan to raise liquidity at Hanjin Shipping.
Korean Air Lines is swooping in to support Hanjin Shipping.

The days of questions about zero freight on the Asia-Europe trade may be gone, but the market is still a difficult one for container lines.
It may not seem like it, but there has been an upward trend in Asia-Europe freight rates since the March lows.

Singamas manufactured 112,599 less containers in the first half of 2016 than 2015.
The world’s No. 2 container maker, slumped to a loss in the first half of 2016.

Investors appear to be demanding more proof “Uber for Trucking” concepts actually will work.


The Ocean Alliance will get a new 45-day review period from the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission after it submits responses to FMC queries.
U.S. maritime regulators have more questions for the Ocean Alliance.