Maritime News

The higher Asia-Europe rates, as well as trans-Pacific rate strength seen this week will help carriers end the year with $5 billion in profit.


Eastbound trans-Pacific spot rates week surged by double-digits.

The double-digit second-quarter volume and revenue growth will come as good news to OOCL’s prospective new owner, China Cosco Shipping Holdings.

Carrier acquires 707-TEU ship to operate on the route.

Crowley Maritime operates three monthly sailings with 16-hour transits to Mariel, Cuba, from Port Everglades, Florida.

Surcharge comes as ports, carriers prepare for surge in synthetic resin exports.

At its heart, the container shipping system is driven by uncertainty, hurting shippers and carriers alike.

The opening of the new locks in June 2016 shifted the competitive advantage back to the Panama Canal.

Portland will have a better idea of the types of container business it can attract back to the port by year-end.

Finnlines posted the best first-half results in its history.