Maritime News

Shippers, marine terminals and container lines could get some leeway in the first three months of the new SOLAS container weighing rule.

Clearmetal Founder and Chief Executive Officer Adam Compain got together with JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett at the 16th TPM Conference to chat about the largest challenges facing ocean carriers when it comes to equipment positioning and repositioning and the hurdles created in this regard by the ever-growing complexity of supply chains.

Though a recently formed container line alliance appeared to be hastily thrown together, it is planning an extensive and trouble-free integration of its fleet.

SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights OOCL
OOCL has warned its customers of the complications and penalties they face if they fail to comply with the SOLAS container weight rule.

SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights Yantian China service
The major China export gateway of Yantian will offer container weighing services to help shippers comply with the SOLAS container weight rule.

As the July–October peak shipping season nears, excess retail stock could act as a drag on containerized imports.

A U.S. Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation bore down on ABS “outsourced” inspection processes this past week.

The Port of Jacksonville is bullish on its growing Asian import trade, but success hinges on keeping a key Asian terminal operator in town.

Volume growth couldn't propel CMA CGM to a profit in the first quarter.

Hyundai Merchant Marine has ended negotiations with its ship charterers to secure lower rates.