Maritime News

Ships calling Yokohama can stack various incentive schemes to get discounts of up to 100 percent on port dues.

CMA CGM said the terminal has achieved an average gross berth productivity of more than 160 moves per hour.

A decline in production numbers and China regulations on paint look set to limit the availability of containers, which could spell trouble when demand picks up in peak periods.

“We should expect a general development wherein networks will gradually migrate toward designs with fewer but larger hubs.”

The April 1 rate increases will coincide with the launch of the new alliances and the closing out of BCO contracting season.

Trailer Bridge is developing a new niche with 53-foot containers on a twice-weekly service to Santo Domingo

Steady slide in eastbound Pacific spot rates should be coming to an end.

Hapag-Lloyd said it’s facing a challenging start to 2017.

Arkon Shipping manages a fleet of more than 120 seagoing vessels.

The Asia-Europe spot market was flat this week, and although Europe-China prices have fallen in the past two weeks, the eastbound rate remains well above the levels reached last year.