Africa

Africa

12 Jul 2021
MPVs are booked through the summer, but improving charter rates are not yet sufficient to support newbuildings, analysts say.
08 Jul 2021
A series of targeted acquisitions is rapidly growing the integrated logistics capabilities of DP World.
08 Jul 2021
Bringing Africa specialist NileDutch into the fold gives Hapag-Lloyd greater access to a fast expanding region.
22 Jun 2021
Restraint in ship orders over the past few years has been discarded in 2021, with ships over 14,000 TEU now dominating the orderbook.
29 Apr 2021
The first quarter was a good one for Rotterdam and Antwerp, but with terminals fully stretched as the ports face operational challenges in the weeks ahead.
08 Apr 2021
The impact of the Suez Canal closure on Asia-Europe container supply chains is becoming clearer, with Hapag-Lloyd's CEO providing a grim short-term outlook.
30 Mar 2021
The long-term impact of the Suez Canal blockage on the Asia-Europe supply chain has tempered relief that the vital waterway has finally reopened and traffic is flowing again.
29 Mar 2021
Salvors reported that Suez Canal transits can resume after the Ever Given has been successfully dislodged and is towed away for inspection.
27 Mar 2021
The impact on the container shipping supply chain of the Suez Canal blockage will extend well beyond the refloating of the Ever Given.
17 Mar 2021
The addition of NileDutch to the Hapag-Lloyd network adds significant capacity in an expanding market.
02 Mar 2021
Container market woes and a booming bulk market are cutting competition and boosting freight rates for the multipurpose/heavy-lift sector.