Sailing the Seven Seas

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

Bulker Sinks off Shanghai, 14 Crew Evacuated

A Chinese bulk carrier Bao Jiang 88 capsized and subsequently sank some two nautical miles off Shanghai’s ...

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Princess Cruises Names Shanghai-Homeported Newbuilding

Princess Cruises has decided that its ship now under construction, a sister ship to Royal Princess and Regal ...

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One Dead, Five Injured in Fire aboard Product Tanker

One person died and five were seriously injured when a product tanker carrying 29,000 tons of diesel oil caught ...

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Shanghai Port Improves January Container Stats

Shanghai Port Improves January Container Stats

China’s Shanghai port, a global leader in annual container volumes handled, has increased its January ...

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OOCL Names Fifth Hudong-Zhonghua Newbuilding

OOCL Names Fifth Hudong-Zhonghua Newbuilding

Hong Kong-headquartered Orient Overseas Container Lines (OOCL) has christened the newest 8,888 TEU SX-class ...

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Ex China Shipping Development Manager Gets 6 Years in Prison

Ex China Shipping Development Manager Gets 6 Years in Prison

Shanghai No.1 Intermediate People’s Court found Mao Shijia, former general manager of China Shipping Tanker ...

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TCC Group, K Line Reaffirm Bonds with Capesize Newbuilding

TCC Group, K Line Reaffirm Bonds with Capesize Newbuilding

Shanghai-based Tai Chong Cheang Group (TCC Group) has launched a joint venture with Japan’s Kawasaki Kisen ...

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Shanghai – Antwerp Bond Deepened

Ports of Shanghai and Antwerp Deepening Bonds

The port of Shanghai  and the port of Antwerp have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) during the recent ...

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China Lifts Foreign Investment Restrictions in Shanghai ...

China Lifts Foreign Investment Restrictions in Shanghai's Free-Trade Zone

Chinese government is set to ease restrictions on foreign investments in a number of industries, including the ...

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Woman Dies on Sapphire Princess

Woman Dies on Sapphire Princess

A female passenger on a cruise from Shanghai reportedly drowned in one of the cruise ship’s swimming pools, ...

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COSCON Keeps It Cool

The first batch of cool treatment reefer containers carried by China Ocean Shipping Company (COSCON) has safely ...

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Update: Wärtsilä Divests Its Shares in QMD JV

Wärtsilä Teams with CSSC

Wärtsilä has made plans to divest its shares in the Qingdao Qiyao Wärtsilä MHI Linshan Marine Diesel Co. Ltd (QMD), ...

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Chinese Export Boom Beneficial to Shipping

Chinese Exports Boom Beneficial to Shipping

Strong Chinese exports for the month of June triggered an increase in shipping and port operations worldwide. ...

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Shanghai, LA Ports Team Up on Cutting Emissions

The Port of Los Angeles and the Port of Shanghai have signed a formal agreement to exchange information, technical ...

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Tesoro Corporation Hires FSL Shanghai

Tesoro Corporation Hires FSL Shanghai

FSL Trust Management Pte. Ltd. (FSLTM) has entered into a time charter agreement with Tesoro Far East Maritime ...

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GE to Invest in China’s Future Marine Propulsion Engineers

GE Committed to Building Lab at SMU

GE’s Power Conversion business has announced the inauguration and roll out of its agreement with Shanghai Maritime ...

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CST Buys 20Pct Interest in Shanghai Beihai

CST Invests into Shanghai Beihai Shipping

China Shipping Tanker (CST), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the China Shipping Development (CSD) Company, has signed ...

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Chinese Ports Switch to CCAM System

China Customs Head Office has ordered all Chinese ports to stop using old manifest system and implement the new ...

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Prospector Offshore Awaits New Rig

Prospector Offshore Drilling Awaits Prospector 5

Prospector Offshore Drilling S.A. (PROS) expects that one of its subsidiaries will take delivery of PROSPECTOR 5, ...

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‘Quantum of the Seas’ Adopts Shanghai as ...

Royal Caribbean International announced that its newest ship, Quantum of the Seas, will make its home port in ...

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SKF to Present Its Complete Offering at Marintec in Shanghai

SKF will demonstrate an enhanced product portfolio at Marintec in Shanghai 3-6 December. For the first time since ...

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