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SPDB Financial Leasing Acquires Two CMA CGM Vessels

CMA CGM

SPDB Financial Leasing signs an agreement for the lease of two 11,380 TEU CMA CGM boxships. 

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Euroseas Buys Containership Quartet

containership

Greek ship owner and operator Euroseas is to acquire four secondhand 4,253 TEU containerships.

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Drewry: Higher BAF Charges to Arrive ahead of IMO 2020

Shippers and forwarders are starting to help carriers cover the additional cost of the cleaner, low-sulphur fuel.

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Yang Ming Suffers Net Loss After Returning High-Cost Ships

Yang Ming

Yang Ming plunged deeper into the red in Q3 2019 after returning several high-cost chartered vessels.

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Seaspan to Purchase Six Boxships for USD 380 Mn

The vessels are comprised of three 10,700 TEU units, two 9,200 TEU ships and one 9,200 TEU vessel.

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ABS Introduces Industry's 1st Guide to Tackle Boxship Fires

fire

ABS's guide is addressing firefighting and safety systems of cargo holds of container vessels.

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Singapore Welcomes Its Largest Containership to Date

The 23,656 TEU MSC Isabella made its maiden call at the Port of Singapore on November 10, 2019.

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Alphaliner: Containership Fleet Capacity Hits 23 Mn TEU Mark

MSC containership

Delivery of two 23,000+ TEU units to MSC pushed the containership fleet to over 23 million TEUs.

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Leda Maersk Grounded as Crew Did Not Use E-Navigation

Maersk

Leda Maersk's crew failed to fully use electronic navigation aids prior to the ship's grounding.

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IUMI: It's Time to Tackle Containership Fire Issue

IUMI

IUMI is calling for urgent improvement of firefighting systems onboard boxships.

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DSME Wins Order for Five Boxships

DSME

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering receives a contract to build 5 containerships.

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Tufton Oceanic Expands Fleet with Secondhand Containership

Containership

The latest addition pushed the company's fleet to seventeen vessels.

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Drewry Downgrades Global Port Throughput Outlook

Container port

Drewry now expects global port throughput to rise by 2.6% in 2019, down from the previous 3.0% expectation.

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Samsung Heavy to Build Six of the World's Largest Boxships

SHI, Evergreen signing ceremony

SHI and Evergreen signed shipbuilding deals for six ultra-large containerships, valued at USD 920 million.

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Carriers, Shippers to Benefit from Future Online Platforms

Containership

Online technology platforms where shipping lines and their customers can negotiate forward contracts could help ...

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Two Seafarers Evacuated from Boxship off Table Bay

NSRI

Two crew members have been evacuated from an unnamed containership off the South African coast, NSRI said.

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Euroseas Finds Work for Its Only Non-Feeder Unit

Containership

The 5,600 TEU container vessel was hired for ten to thirteen months at a daily rate of USD 16,500.

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Technical Incident Delays Delivery of Eimskip's New Boxship

Eimskip vessel

The 2,150 TEU ship suffered damages to its shaft generator while it was being prepared for next week's sea trials.

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Performance Shipping Offloads Post-Panamax Boxship

containership

Greek shipowner Performance Shipping is selling one of its Post-Panamax boxships.

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Boxship Agamemnon Starts MSC Charter after Scrubber Refit

Capital Product Partners

MSC is chartering two Capital Product Partners boxships under a deal from July this year.

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CMA CGM Launches First 23,000 TEU LNG-Powered Giant

The first of the nine newbuildings is named after CMA CGM founder Jacques Saade.

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