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News & Analysis

20 Jan 2017
Spot rates in eastbound Pacific sgtabilize at high level as Chinese New Year approaches
20 Jan 2017
Largest container terminal in Oakland falls victim to ILWU Trump protest.
20 Jan 2017
The deployment of larger ships and economic weakness in some eastern markets will weigh on spot rates, according to Drewry Shipping Consultants.
20 Jan 2017
The group at the Danish Maritime Forum called for the establishment of an industry taskforce to come up with a plan to reduce the emissions in a unified and global context.
20 Jan 2017
The spot rates on Asia-Europe are slowly losing their gains made in late December, but have been surprisingly resilient into January.
20 Jan 2017
After the share price of OOCL's parent soared by 30 percent in two weeks on speculation that it is for sale, the company has said no bid for the carrier has been received.
18 Jan 2017
A New Jersey judge allows Hanjin Shipping to sell its share of a company that operates terminals in Seattle and Long Beach
18 Jan 2017
Concerned about Hanjin's demise and uncertainty surrounding alliances, some BCOs will take higher rates now to ensure stability.
18 Jan 2017
Piraeus was one of Cosco Shipping Port’s fastest-growing container terminals in 2016.
18 Jan 2017
In an exclusive interview with JOC.com, Hyundai Merchant Marine President and CEO C.K. Yoo lays out the plans of South Korea's largest container line in 2017.
17 Jan 2017
Investors continue to trade heavily in OOCL shares amid speculation that the Hong Kong-based carrier is for sale.