Maritime News

A merger of Hanjin and HMM is in the national interest, believes the Korea Shipowners Association.


As vessel alliances change, SPRC of Colombia, pictured, and ports around the world will face new challenges.
The days of multiuser container terminals could be coming to an end, according to the head of a Colombian container terminal.

Mediterranean Shipping Co. has introduced a new container service between India and Africa to “improve transit times and enhance delivery to those destinations.”

Samskip, the Icelandic shipping and logistics group, has bought Norway’s Euro Container Line.

The Korea Exchange has asked the country’s largest carrier for clarification on media reports that it has lost the support of South Korean banks.

An 11-year high tide combined with beach erosion to shut down South America’s busiest port and cast doubt on plans to dredge deeper so the port can handle larger ships.

It took years longer than expected, but CMA CGM is on its way to transforming the container transshipment terminal in Kingston, Jamaica, into a regional powerhouse.

Maersk Line launched a new feeder service to the western Chinese port city of Yibin.

Eimskip is working to expand its global presence and pad its bottom line through acquisitions and space-sharing agreements.
Eimskip is on the acquisition trail again.

Volatile Asia-Europe freight rates don't help anyone in the market, shippers say.