Bigger Ships on the Horizon for Fujairah

CEO of Fujairah Terminals

CEO of Fujairah Terminals updates on the progress with expansion plans at the port.

Middle East Demand on the Rise

Container shipping

Drewry: Demand growth from Asia to the Middle East topped 26% in the first quarter of 2018.

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APM 2018 Launched amid Industry Anticipation for Upturn

Asia's exhibition and conference Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) was officially launched on March 14.

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Asia-Med Trade to Be among Better Performers in 2018

Despite a slump at the end of 2017, Asia to Med trade will be one of the better performers in 2018.

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Yang Ming to Spread Roots in Asia

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation (Yang Ming) has unveiled its plans to expand throughout Asia.

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Number of Asian Piracy Incidents Drops Further

A total of 60 incidents were reported in Asia during January-October 2017, representing the lowest number in the ...

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Asia to ECSA Trade Heading to Double-Digit Growth

The container market from Asia to East Coast South America (ECSA) is on course for double-digit growth this year, ...

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53 Pct More Cruise Ships Plying Asian Waters

In 2017, 66 cruise ships are being deployed in Asian waters, a 53 percent growth since 2013 when only 43 ships were ...

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New Asia-West Africa Services Result in Weak Rates

A demand growth recovery in the Asia-West Africa container shipping trade inspired two new fortnightly services, ...

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Asia to Australasia Container Traffic Heading South

Asia to Australasia container traffic experienced its first quarterly slump in at least five years, falling by 11 ...

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Drewry: Asia-Southern Africa Rates at 7-Year High

The Asia to Southern Africa market has witnessed a significant growth as spot rates reached their highest in seven ...

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Carriers Getting Busier on Asia-Middle East Route

Spot rates in the Asia to Middle East market are seeing the most traction as container shipments on the route ...

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HMM Sees Surge in Asia-US West Coast Volumes

South Korean shipping major Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) saw a 77 percent surge in its Asia-US west coast (USWC) ...

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Drewry: Asia-Med Prices to Remain Firm until Q4

The westbound Asia-Mediterranean trade will witness firm prices until the fourth quarter of the year when the ...

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OFE: MRs Are the Bright Spot of Asian Crude Market

As newbuilding deliveries would continue to keep a lid on product tanker rates in Asia over the third quarter of ...

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OFE: Asia Tanker Rates to Remain Weak in 3Q

Weak supply side fundamentals as well as a seasonal lull in demand are expected to plague the Asian crude tanker ...

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ReCAAP: Asian Maritime Crimes Halved in May

A total of six actual incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in Asia in May 2017, ...

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HMM's Asia-US Volumes Surge by 67%

South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has seen a 67% year-on-year rise in its Asia-US volume ...

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Asia - Oceania Trade Growth Slowing Down

The trade growth from Asia to Australasia is starting to slow down in 2017 with exports from North Asia taking the ...

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OFE: A Glimmer of Hope for Asian Tanker Market

Already at the start of the second quarter of 2017 Asia’s crude tanker market finds itself flooded with a flurry of ...

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Infographic: Actual Maritime Crimes in Asia Drop by 12 Pct

There was an overall drop in actual piracy and armed robbery incidents against ships in Asia during January-March ...

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Little Hope for Asia-West Africa Volume Recovery

Carriers in the Asia to West Africa container trade could be dragged through another woeful demand story as the ...

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