The G6 Alliance has announced a series of withdrawn sailings on the Asia-North Europe and Mediterranean trades for the post-Chinese new Year period when it is expecting demand to be weak.
16 Dec 2015
To mitigate service disruptions caused by potential consolidation, APL, CMA CGM, China Shipping Container Lines and Cosco could elect to participate in more than one major alliance during a transition phase, Federal Maritime Commissioner William Doyle said last week.
11 Dec 2015
Carriers in the G6 Alliance said they expect the alliance’s membership to remain intact through 2016 while CMA CGM seeks regulatory approval of its $2.4 billion acquisition of the parent company of G6 member APL.
08 Dec 2015
CMA CGM’s plans to bring APL into the O3 Alliance once the NOL acquisition is done has put the spotlight on the G6 Alliance and what the loss of its Singapore-based member would mean.
07 Dec 2015
CMA CGM plans to bring NOL’s liner division APL into the O3 Alliance that the carrier operates in with China Shipping and United Arab Shipping Co., the France-based line’s vice chairman Rodolphe Saadé said.
04 Nov 2015
NYK Line hopes its diverse array of business lines will help the company overcome the plunge in rates caused by overcapacity hitting the industry and has no plans to back away from its mega-ship orders.
22 Oct 2015
G6 Alliance carriers have suspended a trans-Atlantic service, the latest sign liners are pulling back capacity after spot rates hit the lowest level in more than a year. The move follows the downgrading of a trans-Atlantic service by members of the 2M Alliance.
20 Oct 2015
The G6 Alliance plans to omit sailings from Asia to the Mediterranean and North Europe in November and December in response to expected low demand.
30 Sep 2015
Carriers in the G6 Alliance have announced new sailing cuts in services from Asia, this time to both the U.S. East and West coasts from late October as the container shipping heads into the slow season.
14 Sep 2015
The G6 Alliance has announced another raft of canceled sailings on Asia-Europe in October and November as carriers face a poor final quarter on the battered trade lane that will round off a dismal second half.
26 Aug 2015
The G6 Alliance is starting a new service from Asia to Sweden, a sign that there are some bright spots on the ailing Asia-Europe trade lane.
25 Aug 2015
The G6 Alliance has withdrawn two more sailings on the Asia-Europe trade as the alliance has blanked 16 sailings in the past three months to staunch the bleeding in the trade’s freight rates.