Safmarine Line Ltd.

Safmarine Line Ltd.

15 Dec 2016
Maersk Line this week launched a mobile app that helps its Indian customers track and trace their shipments.
12 May 2016
Five non-vessel-operating common carriers and forwarders have paid the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission to settle allegations they misrepresented cargo to carriers.
The Safmarine Meru following the accident. Credit: ZJOL.
11 May 2016
The Maersk Line-operated container ship Safmarine Meru is without power and continues to burn after a collision but has been deemed safe to tow.
Safmarine Meru container ship
08 May 2016
Chinese firefighting vessels work to control fire that forced 22 to abandon ship after collision
16 Mar 2016
NileDutch, a specialized West Africa container line, has acquired the Europe to West Africa services and operations of independent Maersk Line subsidiary Safmarine.
08 Feb 2016
Nigeria’s navy has secured the release of the Safmarine Kuramo from pirates that hijacked the vessel Friday as it made its way from Pointe Noire, Congo to Onne, Nigeria.
12 Dec 2014
It's been called the final frontier for trade growth — the only place in the world where exponential economic and cargo growth is still possible and major trade is still evolving. Rising African container volumes are increasingly showing the limits of freight infrastructure on both the East and West African coasts, where ports are experiencing trouble dealing with the rise in ship calls and freight volume.
16 Oct 2014
A nine-hour operation to reign in a rogue container ship in Australia's Port Botany apparently only resulted in superficial damage to ships from Hapag-Lloyd, OOCL and Safmarine.
10 Sep 2013
Member lines of the Southern Africa Europe Container Service, including Deutsche Afrika-Linien, Maersk Line, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and Safmarine...
14 Aug 2013
Maersk Line has revised its South Atlantic Express service.
12 Aug 2013
London Gateway has landed its first shipping line service, the Southern Africa Europe Container Service, which will start calling at the DP World-operated container terminal in November...
22 May 2012
Safmarine took delivery of its latest container ship on Monday, the Safmarine Chachai, which was specially built for the African trades by Hyundai Heavy Industries of South Korea.
10 Jan 2012
Safmarine named a new CEO on Tuesday, Grant Daly, a 17-year veteran with the recently integrated multi-purpose vessel unit of Maersk Line.
03 Oct 2011
Container line Safmarine said Monday it will merge its operations into larger sister carrier Maersk Line, a move that cut 240 jobs while boosting efficiency and reducing costs.
17 Aug 2011
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13 Jul 2011
Safmarine Container Lines and sister carrier Maersk Line will introduce a weekly loop this month, called the Rumba/Prime 4 service, between the Indian subcontinent, the Middle East and the east coast
27 May 2011
CSAV is upgrading its weekly New Discovery service between China, Malaysia and South Africa by extending its coverage to include West Africa.
11 May 2011
A.P. Moller-Maersk boosted first quarter net profit 82 percent from a year ago to $1.2 billion, driven by higher container freight rates, growing shipping volume and rising oil prices.
09 Feb 2011
Safmarine is introducing a direct service it calls FMX between the Far East and main ports in West India and Pakistan by offering slots it is buying on a service operated by Simatech, the Dubai-based
05 Oct 2010
Safmarine Container Lines reorganized its regional structure to create a new regional unit for its services to and from the Indian Subcontinent.