Maritime News

No justification for forwarders to charge a container weight processing fee, complains shipper group in Hong Kong.


The new rule’s rollout is just days away, but guidance from operating ports, carriers, terminal operators and nation states has been variable and prone to change.

CMA CGM will delist its shares of NOL on the Singapore stock exchange after crossing the 90 percent ownership threshold.

Hyundai Merchant Marine discussions with Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. to join their 2M Alliance could indicate any number of scenarios.

Berth congestion at the Port of Yangon has eased, but congestion in container yards remains a serious problem.

Cosco Shipping Panama on Sunday made the first commercial transit of the Panama Canal’s new locks.

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.