Australia/Oceania

24 Dec 2016
Breakbulk carrier BBC Chartering has added a monthly service between Southeast Asia and Australasia.
It is estimated that Hanjin Shipping vessels stuck in limbo are carrying cargo that is owned by 8,300 cargo owners and valued at more than $14 billion.
06 Sep 2016
Another Hanjin vessel has been detained as creditors of the stricken liner launch legal action to recover unpaid bills.
31 Aug 2016
Melbourne-based company gives C.H. Robinson Worldwide a direct presence in Australia and New Zealand.
25 Aug 2016
The Aotea Maersk will become the largest container ship ever to visit New Zealand when it calls at Tauranga on Oct. 4.
The Port of Melbourne, pictured, has gone through a different privatization than other Australian ports in recent years, easing shipper concerns over the deal.
17 Aug 2016
The decision follows Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Chairman Rod Sims’ attack on port privatizations in the country.
Port automation is a contentious issue in labor-management relations at ports around the globe, including the Port of Auckland, pictured.
15 Aug 2016
Ports of Auckland want to avoid bad blood that spurred industrial actions at Australian ports.
25 Jul 2016
Australia’s top container terminal operator will have a new owner in short order.
18 Jul 2016
NYK Line’s roll-on, roll-off cargo price-fixing woes continued Monday.
11 Jul 2016
The purchase would boost the Australian presence of the parent company of China’s leading state-owned terminal operator, China Merchants Holdings (International).
11 Jul 2016
The Asia-Australia trade will get a new shipping consortium.
CentrePort in the New Zealand capital of Wellington is pushing for a deepening project despite shipper recommendations.
08 Jun 2016
CentrePort in the New Zealand capital of Wellington is pushing for a deepening project despite shipper recommendations.