The dockworkers’ union has said changing Spain's dock labor system would cost 7,000 to 8,000 jobs.
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The New York Stock Exchange-listed company’s operating revenue shrank by almost $70 million.
The announcement helps to fill critical gaps in market knowledge about port pairs and services of the new vessel-sharing agreements.
Eimskip said it has 15 working days to reply to the preliminary objection.
Heavy-lift vessels have faced a challenging market owing to the low oil price combined with a shift to subsea installation.
The lack of detail in the schedules of the two mega-carrier alliances launching on April 1 is causing “planning headaches."
The port's volume fell nearly 10 percent in 2015.
“It is impossible to talk about 2016 without saying UTi a great many times.”
Rickmers did not give financial details of the transaction.
The court ruled that the port must address several environmental issues before it can proceed.
Rotterdam maintains a significant lead over Antwerp.
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