TSA Introducing Intermodal Door Delivery Charge

TSA Introducing Intermodal Door Delivery Charge

Most member lines in the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) are moving forward individually with charges of USD 100 per 40-foot container (FEU), and USD 90 per 20ft container, effective on or around November 15, ...

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Long Beach Extends Container Free Time

Long Beach Extends Container Free Time

The Port of Long Beach will add an extra three days to the time that overseas import containers can remain on the ...

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UPDATE: Quarantined Nurse Tests Negative for Ebola, ...

Quarantined Nurse Tests Negative for Ebola, Disembarks Ship

A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact with specimen collected from a deceased Ebola patient, ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (13-17th of October)

Readers’ Picks

Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact ...

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Carnival: Quarantined Dallas Nurse Has No Ebola Symptoms

Carnival: Quarantined Dallas Nurse Has No Ebola Symptoms

A Dallas hospital nurse travelling on board Carnival Magic who was denied entry to Belize on the grounds of ...

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Image of the Day: Patrolling Suez

Image of the Day Patrolling Suez

The amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) is pictured here transiting the Suez Canal on October 2, ...

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ICS: Ballast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

ICS: Balast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

Governments attending the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) ...

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Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers

Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers11

Before deciding to buy containers either for shipping goods between states or overseas, there are a couple of ...

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LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

The Port of Los Angeles’ September 2014 containerized cargo volumes increased 9 percent compared to September ...

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Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

The Port of Virginia exceeded 200,000 total TEU cargo volume for a third consecutive month despite worsening ...

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Cruise Industry Vital for Seattle

Cruise Industry Vital for Seattle

179 cruise ships have called on the Port of Seattle in 2014, bringing 823,780 passengers, and an estimated USD 2,2 ...

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Ebola Scare Delays Work at Baltimore

Port of Baltimore

Port of Baltimore dockers refused to load a roll-on/roll-off ship bound for West Africa Thursday amid fears of ...

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Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize

Ebola Stricken Cruise Passenger Denied Entry to Belize

A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact with specimen collected from a deceased Ebola patient, ...

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Court Clears Way for APM Terminals’ Costa Rica Project

APM Terminals Virginia cranes at sunset 7/26/07

The Supreme Court of Costa Rica has ruled in favor of the Costa Rican Government and APM Terminals in an appeal ...

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Jana and Crew Stranded in Canada

Jana and Crew Stranded in Canada

International Transport Workers Federation (ITF)  has reported another vessel and crew stranded in the port of ...

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Eagle Ready for Takeoff

Eagle Ready for Takeoff

Nasdaq-listed Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc., has completed its court-approved financial restructuring, the company ...

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Expected Tanker Fleet Growth Reaches Four-Year High

Expected Tanker Fleet Growth Reaches Four-Year-High

As the market awaits a potential oil price hike triggered by the ongoing geo-political tensions in the oil-rich ...

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Shipping Earnings Index Down

Shipping Earnings Index Down

The Drewry All Earnings Index, which covers the main bulk shipping markets, fell 25% in September to stand at 115 ...

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Euronav Shelves IPO, Takes Facility

Euronav Shelves IPO, Takes Facility

Belgium-based tanker operator Euronav NV has decided to postpone its initial public offering of ordinary shares in ...

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York Capital Enters Texas LNG Scene

York Capital Enters Texas LNG Scene

NextDecade LLC and York Capital have formed a strategic partnership to jointly develop a portfolio of liquefied ...

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Second-Hand Panamax Prices Hit Bottom

Second-Hand Panamax Prices Hit Rock Bottom

Extremely poor demand for second-hand Panamax ships of 4,000 TEU has brought asset prices to the floor for that ...

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Recovering Freight Rates Threatened by Uncertainty

Recovering Freight Rates Threatened by Uncertainty

The oversupply in the freight market is still clearly felt as Panamax freight rates drag along, the Baltic and ...

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Slow Economic Recovery Affecting Shipping

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The global shipping demand remains subdued by slow economic activity, according to BIMCO, as the International ...

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Increased Tonnage at Panama Canal

Increased Tonnage at Panama Canal

The Panama Canal registered an increase in tonnage to 326.8 million Panama Canal tons (PC/UMS) during fiscal year ...

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China Taking Aim at Cruise Industry

China Taking Aim at Cruise Industry

Carnival Corporation cruise company  has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the China State ...

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