Sailing the Seven Seas

Have you ever thought about the first journey of a ship, her maiden voyage from the shipyard to its owner?

Damen Takes Over DSME's Mangalia Shipyard

Dutch Damen Shipyards Group has entered into a share purchase agreement with South Korea’s Daewoo ...

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MPC Container Ships Adds Two More Boxships

Oslo-based shipping company MPC Container Ships has continued its fleet expansion with the addition of two more ...

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CCS: WMS-DMTS Merger Raises Concerns

The Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS) has raised competition concerns on the proposed merger between ...

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South Africa Gives Nod to Maersk Line's Hamburg Süd Deal

South Africa’s Competition Tribunal cleared Maersk Line’s proposed acquisition of German liner ...

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CMA CGM to Acquire SOFRANA Unilines

French container shipping major CMA CGM has reached an agreement to purchase through its subsidiary, ANL, the ...

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Navios, FSL Trust Takeover Deal Falls Apart

Navios Maritime Holdings and FSL Trust Management, a trustee-manager of Singapore-based First Ship Lease Trust, ...

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Brazil Gives Green Light to Maersk's Hamburg Süd Deal

Brazil’s regulatory authority Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica (Cade) has approved without ...

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Five More Major Regulators to Clear Hamburg Süd Aquisition

Regulatory bodies of China, Korea, Brazil, Chile and South Africa are still to clear Maersk Line’s ...

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V.Group Acquires Graig Ship Management

London-based V.Group, a marine and offshore vessel management and support services provider, has acquired Graig ...

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New Wave of M&As to Include Medium-Sized Carriers?

The opportunities for further mergers and acquisitions among Top 20 carriers are receding with each new deal, but ...

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CMA CGM to Acquire Mercosul Line from Maersk Line

French liner company CMA CGM has signed a binding deal with Danish counterpart Maersk Line to acquire Mercosul Line ...

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Songa Bulk Eyes Funds for More Vessels

Norwegian shipowner Songa Bulk ASA is looking issue a 5-year senior secured bond in an effort to finance ...

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Fincantieri Takes Majority Stake in STX France

Italian shipbuilder and ship designer Fincantieri has signed a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of ...

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Diana’s Board Clears Purchase of Three Vessels

Board of directors of the Greek owner of dry bulk vessels Diana Shipping has approved the acquisition of three ...

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Update: Clipper Cleared to Buy Solvang Shares

Norwegian company AS Clipper received acceptances for the acquisition of 120 shares in compatriot Solvang ASA, ...

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EU Gives Nod to Maersk's Acquisition of Hamburg Süd

The European Commission has cleared the proposed acquisition of Germany’s liner shipping company Hamburg Süd ...

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EU Regulators Said to Clear Maersk's Hamburg Süd Deal

The EU regulators will approve the acquisition deal between Danish shipping major Maersk Line and its German ...

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Fincantieri Closes In on STX France’s Acquisition

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has reached an agreement in principle with the French government on the acquisition ...

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Maersk Line Offers Concessions on Hamburg Süd Acquisition

Danish liner Maersk Line has offered commitments to the European Commission aimed at removing potential competition ...

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Maersk Line Step Closer to Hamburg Süd Acquisition

Denmark-based shipping giant Maersk Line signed a sale and purchase agreement related to the acquisition of German ...

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Golden Ocean Buying 16 Bulkers

Nasdaq-listed dry bulk shipping company Golden Ocean Group Limited has entered into agreements to acquire 16 dry ...

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