Maritime News

The larger locks of the Panama Canal open on Sunday, but what impact will they have on global trade and container shipping?


The South Korean carrier is the first container line to make such an announcement and the news has given rise to suggestions that other carriers may soon take a similar approach to the International Maritime Organization’s new rule.

The 2M Alliance plans to shift one of their Asia-to-U.S. East Coast services to the newly expanded Panama Canal.

Spot rates on Asia-Europe turn around as carriers prepare for big July 1 increases.

World's biggest shipping company to focus on container transport.

Officials at North Carolina’s Port of Wilmington are betting on calls from a Latin American service to boost container traffic after less-than-stellar business this year.

A new containerized cargo transportation firm able to compete with global majors may soon appear in Russia.

Soren Skou, the chief executive officer of Maersk Line, was Thursday appointed CEO of the parent Maersk Group.

Hapag-Lloyd is the latest container line to link up with Inttra.

Evergreen veteran takes over as Yang Ming's new chairman.