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CMA CGM Sets Up New EURAF 6 Service

French container shipping company CMA CGM plans to launch a new service connecting Europe and West Africa, EURAF 6, ...

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CMA CGM to Enhance Its Europe-West Africa Coverage

French container shipping company CMA CGM is to upgrade its EURAF 4 and EURAF 5 services connecting Europe and West ...

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ZIM to Upgrade Its MAF Service

Israel’s shipping company Zim Integrated Shipping Services is restructuring and upgrading its ...

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CMA CGM Expands West African Services

French container shipping major CMA CGM has upgraded its services linking the West African coast to Europe, Asia, ...

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NileDutch Buys Safmarine MVP, Boosts Presence in West Africa

Rotterdam-based container line NileDutch has acquired the Europe to West Africa services and operations from ...

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Vessels Urged to Remain Cautious off West Africa

A security breach has allegedly occurred in the Maritime Trade Information Sharing Centre, Gulf of Guinea ...

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NileDutch Starts New East Med - West Africa Service

Rotterdam-based container line NileDutch will introduce a new service to link the East Mediterranean with West ...

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CMA CGM Bolsters West Africa Links

CMA CGM Bolsters West Africa Links

French container line CMA CGM Group is launching a new service dubbed WAZZAN to link Morocoo to North West Africa, ...

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NileDutch Names Second Newbuild

NileDutch Names Second Newbuild

NileDutch, Rotterdam-based shipping company specialising in cargo liner services from and to West Africa, held a ...

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CMA CGM Adjusts Europe-West Africa Service

CMA CGM Adjusts Europe-West Africa Service

CMA CGM/Delmas will realign their Europe (via Tangier-Med)-West Africa network with three new services (Euraf3, ...

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Benin Seeks Dutch Expertise on Port de Cotonou Project

Benin Seeks Dutch Expertise on Port Cotonou Project

Port of Amsterdam International (PoAI) has been contracted by the Netherlands Embassy in Benin to help revitalise ...

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Konecranes Ships 15 RTGs to West Africa

Konecranes Ships 15 RTGs to West Africa

Konecranes has received an order for 15 Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes from Bolloré Group. The RTGs will be ...

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Falling Piracy Figures Hide Worrying Trends

The UK Chamber of Shipping has warned that a significant drop in Somali based piracy should not mask significant ...

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CMA CGM Doubles Europe-West Africa Services

CMA CGM Doubles Europe-West Africa Services

The third largest container shipping company in the world CMA CGM  has introduced two weekly sailings from Europe ...

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Westminster Group Clinches West Africa Ferry Deal

Westminster Group Clinches West Africa Ferry Deal

The U.K.-headquartered Westminster Group Plc. has through its Managed Services division secured a 21 year agreement ...

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Gulf of Guinea Anti-Piracy Guidelines Updated

Gulf of Guinea Anti-Piracy Guidelines Updated

The Round Table of international shipping industry associations has released an updated version of ...

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Ebola Keeps Gothenburg Port Vigilant

Ebola Keeps Gothenburg Port Vigilant

Since the beginning of the year, there has been an Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Of the 11,000 ships that call at ...

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Ebola Forcing Maersk to Reshuffle

Ebola Forcing Maersk to Reshuffle

Due to the outbreak of Ebola in some countries in West Africa, Maersk Line’s ships calling the region have ...

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Grimaldi Beefs Up Southern Express

Grimaldi Beefs Up Southern Express

Grimaldi Lines, the Italian RoRo ship owner represented by Niels Winther in Denmark, is expanding its Southern ...

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Maersk Undeterred by Ebola?

Maersk Undeterred by Ebola

Maersk Line will not stop calling at West African ports stricken by the Ebola virus. However, the company said it ...

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Hijacked Tanker Freed

Hijacked Tanker Freed

The Kiribati-flagged oil tanker MT Hai Soon 6 carrying 21 sailors, which had been hijacked off Ghana a week ago, ...

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