Global Trade at Geopolitical Crossroads

John Sitilides, Geopolitical Strategist at Trilogy Advisors speaks about future geopolitical challenges for trade.

BIMCO: Dry Bulk Demand to Outstrip Supply in 2018

BIMCO expects the global demand growth in the dry bulk sector to outstrip supply growth in 2018.

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HMM Sets Sights on 22,000 TEU Boxship Order

HMM plans to join the 22,000 TEU ownership club as it gears up to order these megaships in 2018.

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World Maritime News Gets a New Mobile Website!

World Maritime News has a new and improved mobile website.

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OCEAN Alliance Presents Its Day Two Product

The OCEAN Alliance has unveiled its Day Two Product, which will feature 340 containerships on 41 services.

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No Magic Bullet for Sustainable Shipping

The maritime industry needs to piece together individual technologies to create efficient vessels.

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Vard to Build First Hybrid Cruise Icebreaker for Ponant

Vard is to design and construct the first electric hybrid cruise icebreaker with LNG propulsion for Ponant.

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Essar Shipping Gears Up to Increase Tonnage

Essar Shipping reveals ship investment plans and more in an interview with WMN.

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THE Alliance to Sail into 2018 with Strengthened Offer

THE Alliance increases offer to 250 vessels covering 33 services effective from April 2018.

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World’s Largest LNG-Fuelled Ship about to Enter the Market

Hyundai Heavy Industries gears up for the delivery of the world’s largest LNG-fuelled ship.

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Top Ten Craziest Cruise Ship Amenities

The cruise liners are taking the 'at sea experience' to another level with innovative amenities.

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European Shipowners Call for Progress in Brexit Talks

ECSA, representing European shipowners, is pushing for rapid and positive progress to be made in the Brexit negotiations.

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World’s Largest Containership Fleet Is Here

Maersk Line and Hamburg Süd create the world's largest containership fleet of 773 vessels.

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Video: Pirate Attack Caught on Camera

Pirate attack on a containership underway in the Gulf of Guinea on December 7 caught on camera.

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Kidnapped Captain of Royal 16 Found Dead

The captain of the Vietnamese-flagged bulk carrier Royal 16, kidnapped by pirates over a year ago, was found dead.

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World's Largest Semi-Submersible Crane Vessel in the Making

China Merchants Industry Holdings has won a contract for construction of a 'revolutionary' semi-submersible crane vessel.

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Kea Trader Clean Up Efforts Continue, No Pollution at Site

Pollution control plan amended after grounded containership Kea Trader broke in two.

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Body Found Floating near Yang Ming's Chartered Boxship

Body of an Indonesian worker was found floating near the stern of the Yang Ming’s Louds Island, at JCIT.

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World's Biggest Automated Box Terminal Starts Trials

Port of Shanghai has launched trial operations at its brand new automated container terminal.

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CMA CGM Wraps Up Mercosul Takeover

CMA CGM has completed the acquisition of Brazil's container shipping line Mercosul Line.

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Former DSME, Hanjin Shipping Top Brass Put behind Bars

South Korea is clamping down on behind the scene maneuvering of former maritime executives.

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Worker Dies after Falling from Maersk Drilling Rig off Norway

A worker has passed away following a fall on Thursday from the Maersk Interceptor jack-up drilling rig, off Norway.

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China’s 1st Smart Ship Makes a Debut

China's first smart ship, Great Intelligence, was presented this week at Marintec China 2017.

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Cyber Hygiene Key to Hack-Proofing Your Business

With cyber crimes becoming ever more frequent, WMN explores what is key to becoming cyber resilient.

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NTSB: Second Mate Fell Asleep Prior to Tug Grounding

Nathan E. Stewart ran aground in the Seaforth Channel probably due to the second mate falling asleep while on watch.

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EU Okays COSCO's OOCL Takeover

The European Commission has given the green light to COSCO Shipping's bid to take over OOCL.

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Spain: Almost 6 Tons of Cocaine Smuggled on Containership

Spanish authorities seized almost six tons of cocaine stashed in boxes on board a container carrier MV Banak while ...

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Gloomy Outlook for Global Shipping amid Overcapacity Woes

The outlook for the global shipping industry remains negative, according to Fitch Ratings, as the rating agency ...

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