Update: The New Carrier Alliance Is Here

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Container shipping majors CMA CGM, COSCO Container Lines, Evergreen Line and Orient Overseas Container Line have ...

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COSCOCS to Reveal New Carrier Alliance

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The newly-created shipping major China COSCO Shipping Corporation (COSCOCS), created from a merger between China ...

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OOCL Looking into More Alliances to Keep Scale

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As yet another tough year unravels for the container shipping industry Hong Kong’s Orient Overseas ...

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Alphaliner: CMA CGM, COSCO Forging a Mega Alliance

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A new mega alliance appears to be in the making, as French container shipping major CMA CGM and its Chinese ...

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G6 Starts Gothenburg Calls

G6 Starts Gothenburg Calls

The G6 alliance of container lines has started calling at Port of Gothenburg today through a new weekly direct ...

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2M Links Gothenburg with Japan

2M Links Gothenburg with Japan

Sweden’s Port of Gothenburg has acquired a new deep sea service to Japan through the newly formed 2M Alliance ...

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G6 Chooses Kotug

G6 Chooses Kotug

Five members of the G6 Shipping Alliance (APL, Hyundai, MOL, NYK Line and OOCL) have awarded a multi-annual and ...

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FMC Commissioner Says Hanjin Can Join Ocean Three

FMC Commissioner Says Hanjin Can Join Ocean Three

The U.S. Commissioner William P. Doyle voted for the Federal Maritime Commission to take no further action on the ...

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Mexico Nods to Hapag-CSAV Merger

Mexico Nods to Hapag-CSAV Merger

Mexican competition authority has given unconditional clearance under Mexican merger regulations for the planned ...

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Drewry: Delivery of ULCVs a Double Whammy

Delivery of ULCVs a Double-Whammy

The delivery of some 54 ships of at least 10,000 teu, expected to be deployed in the Asia-North Europe trade ...

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Hanjin Joins South Africa Services

Hanjin Joins South Africa Services

Hanjin Shipping is expanding its service network in South Africa by participating in the existing SF1 (South ...

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JAXPORT Preps for Bigger Ships

JAXPORT Preps for Bigger Ships

The U.S. port of Jacksonville (JAXPORT) has finalized a USD 37.6 million contract to purchase three new 100-gauge ...

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CKYHE Alliance Sets Sights on US Trades

CKYHE Alliance Sets Sights on US Trades

The CKYHE Alliance (COSCO, “K” LINE, Yang Ming, Hanjin Shipping, and Evergreen Line) has submitted a Filing ...

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G6 Suspends Asia – US West Coast Service

G6 Suspends Asia - US West Coast Service

The members of the G6 Alliance have announced the temporary suspension of their Central China (CC2) service between ...

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US Clears 2M Alliance

US Clears 2M Alliance

The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has approved the planned 2M vessel sharing agreement between ...

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2M Founders Too Optimistic?

2M Founders Warned to Tread Lightly

The shipping alliance between the two shipping giants Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co., dubbed the 2M, ...

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Maersk, MSC to Start 2M Alliance in January

Maersk, MSC to Start 2M Alliance in January

Maersk Line, part of Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk, and Swiss firm Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) are planning to ...

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First Members of the Trident Alliance Announced

First Members of the Trident Alliance Announced

The Trident Alliance, a shipping industry initiative for robust enforcement of maritime sulphur regulations, has ...

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G6 Alliance Releases Details on New Service

G6 Alliance Releases Details on New Service

Members of the G6 Alliance today released details on port rotations for the proposed service expansion to the ...

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New Shipping Alliance on the Horizon

New Shipping Alliance on the Horizon

COSCO, K Line, Yangming, Hanjin and Evergreen Line have agreed in principle to establish a shipping alliance which ...

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MOL, Brookfield Reach Deal on Strategic Alliance

MOL, Brookfield Reach Deal on Strategic Alliance

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. and Brookfield Asset Management Inc. have agreed to form a strategic alliance aimed at ...

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