Maritime News

Heavy-lift vessels have faced a challenging market due the low oil price combined with a shift to subsea installation.


Hutchison Port Holdings Trust CEO Gerry Yim tells JOC.com how the launching of new alliances will impact the core facilities of his company.


Container lines are preparing March 1 rate hikes in anticipation of improving demand into the second quarter.


The lack of detail in the schedules of the two mega-carrier alliances launching on April 1 is causing “planning headaches."


Retailers and large direct importers urge restraint in interpreting the January import numbers.


Maersk Line is assessing whether the Vietnamese terminal at Cai Mep can be added to a regular Asia-North Europe schedule in the 2M Alliance.


The legal salvo is the latest sign of how Hanjin containers continue to disrupt the global container shipping market.


The Port of Gothenburg faces fresh strikes.

Spot rates in eastbound Pacific dropping during post-Chinese New Year lull, but not as steeply as last year.

Spot rates on the Shanghai-Europe trade have fallen for the seventh straight week.