COSCOCS Boxship Sets Record in Boston

Xin Mei Zhou at Conley Terminal.
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The US Port of Boston welcomed its largest ever cargo ship on Sunday, July 17, when the 8,530 TEU container ...

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Maersk Line and Huawei Form Carbon Pact

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Danish container carrier Maersk Line and Chinese networking and telecommunications equipment and services company ...

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Infographic: World’s Container Shipping Alliances

The infographic below, published by Oslo-based benchmarking and market intelligence platform for containerized ...

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COSCO Guangdong Delivers Final Livestock Carrier to Vroon

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Gudali Express, the seventh and the last livestock carrier built at COSCO Guangdong Shipyard in China, has been ...

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DSME’s Investors Pile Up Lawsuits

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Three more institutional investors have filed lawsuits against the South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and ...

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Port of Oakland Posts Improved 1H Results

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US Port of Oakland recorded an increase in its total cargo volumes by six percent in the period between January and ...

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Rolls-Royce to Design, Kit Out Hurtigruten Cruise Ships

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Rolls-Royce has signed a contract worth about GBP 25 million (USD 33 million) with the ship building company Kleven ...

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French container shipping company CMA CGM plans to launch two new weekly services, EPIC 1 and EPIC 2, between the ...

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Safe Bulkers Amends Term Loan with Danish Ship Finance

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Monaco-based dry bulk ship owner and operator Safe Bulkers has reached an agreement with Danmarks Skibskredit A/S ...

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Stolt-Nielsen Buys Jo Tankers' Chemical Tanker Operations

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Stolt-Nielsen Limited has agreed to acquire the chemical tanker operations of Jo Tankers comprising 13 chemical ...

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CMA CGM Enters Total NOL Takeover Mode

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French container carrier CMA CGM S.A. has reported that its all-cash voluntary unconditional general offer for ...

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Hapag-Lloyd and UASC Pen Business Combination Agreement

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Container carriers Hapag-Lloyd AG and United Arab Shipping Company S.A.G. (UASC) have signed a Business Combination ...

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NZDF Orders Tanker at HHI

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South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has won a NZD 493 million (USD 350 million) contract to ...

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Bahri, APICORP Set Up USD 1.5 Bn Fund to Buy 15 VLCCs

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The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) and the Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP) have ...

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Cameron LNG to Export More to Non-FTA Countries

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Cameron LNG has received authorization from the US Department of Energy (DOE) to export an additional 1.41 billion ...

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ACCC: NYK Pleads Guilty to Criminal Cartel Conduct

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Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) has pleaded guilty to criminal cartel conduct in ...

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SHI to Enter USD 2.5 Bn FLNG Construction Project?

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South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) is very close to signing a USD 2.5 billion deal to ...

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South Korean Shipyard Workers to Go on Joint Strike

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Unionized workers at South Korea’s Big Three shipyards – Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering ...

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OSG to Split Up Domestic and International Businesses

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NYSE-listed Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) has filed a registration statement on Form 10 with the US Securities ...

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Spotted: Garden State Sails Closer to Delivery

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Garden State, the ECO Class tanker being built for American Petroleum Tankers (APT) by General Dynamics NASSCO, set ...

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Tanker Manager, Owner Face Multiple Charges in US

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A federal grand jury in Charleston, South Carolina, has returned indictment charging Aegean Shipping Management ...

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POLB Improves June Container Volumes

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South California’s Port of Long Beach recorded a 3.4 percent container volume increase in June 2016 compared ...

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Gallery: Mein Schiff 5 Christened off Lübeck-Travemünde

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Mein Schiff 5, TUI Cruises’ newest cruise ship, was named on July 15 in the Bay of Lübeck, Travemünde, ...

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Drewry: Bad Time to Own Old Boxships

MOL Precision, one of the two 2002-built containerships scrapped this year.

More containership capacity is being demolished than ever before, including old-design ships made redundant by the ...

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Ocean Alliance to Increase US East and Gulf Coast Service

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Shipping companies from the Ocean Alliance are looking to deploy increased ocean carrier services from Asia to the ...

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A fire broke out at Brazilian Port of Santos’ Rumo sugar terminal on July 14, causing temporary stoppage of ...

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