Major container lines have announced the following rate increases for a variety of trades slated to take effect in December and January.
APM Terminals Apapa Named “Best Terminal Operator of the Year” at Nigerian Maritime Excellence Awards
31 Dec 2012
Ocean carrier Hapag-Lloyd is planning to raise rates from the Indian subcontinent...
20 Dec 2012
Somali pirates took five Indian sailors hostage after attacking a German oil tanker off the southern coast of Nigeria.
18 Dec 2012
Cosco Container Lines, one of the four carrier members of the CKYH Alliance, will institute several surcharge adjustments.
13 Dec 2012
New Orleans-based ocean transportation company Intermarine has hired John O. Bomer IV as a special consultant to the CEO to help expand the company’s Africa service.
12 Dec 2012
11 Dec 2012
Konecranes has delivered 10 rubber-tire gantry cranes to Ports and Cargo Handling Services Ltd. in Lagos, Nigeria.
10 Dec 2012
Global air cargo traffic is set to grow at a five-year cumulative annual rate of 3 percent, and the U.S.
07 Dec 2012
Low backhaul container freight rates from Africa to Asia are prompting the containerization of some minor bulk cargoes, a