Emirates Shipping Line

Emirates Shipping Line

Emirates Shipping Line DMCEST is a transportation company registered in Dubai Maritime City of United Arab Emirates. Founded in 2006, the Dubai-based company operates nine service routes to the Middle East, China, Southeast Asia, India, and Africa. The shipping company also has a global network of regional agencies and ports. The company operates six vessels with a carrying capacity of 20,117 TEUs.

04 Mar 2016
CMA CGM this week released two trade announcements upgrading its coverage on trades to and from India.
20 Nov 2015
The Galex service, an intra-Asia loop operated jointly by Emirates Shipping Line, Hanjin Shipping, Korea Marine Transport Co. and Regional Container Lines, is adding a second call at Cochin, India, on its eastbound rotation.
11 Sep 2015
Emirates Shipping Line has added a direct port call at Laem Chabang, Thailand to its Asia-Tanzania Express, or ATX, service, as the Middle East carrier seeks to capitalize on growing trade volumes to East Africa.
03 Dec 2014
Emirates Shipping Line has expanded its Asia-East Africa coverage with two new services in cooperation with CMA CGM, effective this month.
24 Nov 2014
Emirates Shipping Line on Monday said it will expand its services connecting Asia and East Africa into two fixed-day weekly services that will ensure that “port delays do not impact the quality of service on either loop.”
25 Sep 2014
Emirates Shipping Line has expanded its Gulf-Indian subcontinent-Africa (GIA) service by adding a direct call at the Port of Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva), India’s largest container gateway.
28 Aug 2014
Emirates Shipping Line is the latest container line to impose surcharges on India-bound cargoes in response to the months-long intermodal delays that have led to serious equipment imbalance issues at India’s premier container gateways.
Port of Hong Kong
15 Jan 2014
As part of a slot sharing agreement, seven container lines will cooperate on three existing Far East-to-Indian subcontinent services, effective in February 2014.
25 Oct 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in November and December.
20 Oct 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in November and December.
11 Oct 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in November.
27 Sep 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in October and November.
16 Aug 2013
Major container lines have announced rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in August, September and October.
09 Aug 2013
Major container lines have announced rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in August, September and October.
26 Jul 2013
Major container lines have announced rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in August and September.
02 Jul 2013
Emirates Shipping Line has launched its Central China India Service, which connects central and Southern China with Southeast Asia and the Indian subcontinent...
10 May 2013
Emirates Shipping Line will raise rates on trade from the Far East and Southeast Asia to the Middle East, starting May 15.
25 Mar 2013
On April 15, Emirates Shipping Line will raise rates on two of its trade lanes.
06 Mar 2013
Emirates Shipping Line will hike rates on its East Africa trade lanes, effective April 1.
05 Mar 2013
Emirates Shipping Line will enter into a partnership with APL and OOCL in their CIX service and will be a vessel-sharing partner in the service.
06 Feb 2013
Emirates Shipping Line today announced a general rate increase on its trade route from the Far East and Southeast Asia to the Middle East, effective March 15.
07 Jan 2013
Emirates Shipping Line has announced general rate increases, effective Jan. 15.
28 Dec 2012
CMA CGM has expanded its Swahili Express 2 (SWAX2) service between the Middle East and East Africa with a direct call at
26 Nov 2012
Citing “recent market developments,” Emirates Shipping Line has announced general rate increases effective Dec. 1, 2012.
13 Aug 2012
Emirates Shipping Line plans several rate increases on its Asia services, effective Sept. 1.
08 May 2012
Middle Eastern carrier Emirates Shipping Line will raise its rates on cargo moving on its Far East and intra-Asia services, starting May 15.
23 Apr 2012
CMA CGM and Emirates Shipping Line entered a vessel sharing agreement to jointly operate two container services connecting the Middle East and East Africa, starting in early May.
06 Feb 2012
Mediterranean Shipping will raise rates on shipments from India to ports in East Africa, as part of what it calls a new “rate restoration initiative”.
31 Jan 2012
CMA CGM will raise rates on cargo moving on its services from India to ports in East and West Africa.
26 Jan 2012
Mediterranean Shipping Company imposed a port congestion surcharge on all cargo moving to the Port of Mombasa, Kenya, starting Feb. 1.
20 Jan 2012
Emirates Shipping Line will enter a vessel-sharing agreement with Hapag-Lloyd and Regional Container Line on its service linking China, Southeast Asia and the Indian Subcontinent, starting in early Fe
03 Jan 2012
CMA CGM imposed port congestion surcharges on all inbound containers handled at Mombasa, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, starting Jan. 15.
16 Dec 2011
Maersk Line is imposing port congestion surcharges on all inbound containers handled at Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
12 Dec 2011
Emirates Shipping Line reduced the port congestion surcharges the carrier has imposed on containers shipping through India’s Port of Chennai for the last two months.
30 Nov 2011
Emirates Shipping Line is imposing port congestion surcharges on all inbound containers handled at Mombasa, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.