Maritime News

ILWU caucus Friday votes to take PMA proposal for a contract extension for a vote by the rank and file.


Spot rates in the eastbound Pacific this week went up for the first time since mid-January.

The House of Representatives — and soon the Senate, sources say — will hear the concerns of domestic tugboat operators.

"Port Klang will be the big loser as a result of the alliance shifts.”

The cost of the takeover was revealed for the first time.

The first two ships have begun their charters.

It has been a good first quarter for OOCL with solid increases in revenue and volumes on the east-west trades. Business appears to be looking up for Hong Kong's OOCL.

Spot rates on the Asia-Europe trade have risen close to their 2017 highs, even as backhaul rates fall for the forth consecutive week.

The next 12 months will be good for Japan's top three carriers that are predicting a profitable 2017/18 financial year.

Seaspan Corporation’s earnings and revenue declined in the first quarter.