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2014 Media Kit

Liner Shipping

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TransPacific freight rates, market conditions show improvement

AJOT | July 07, 2014 | Liner Shipping

Encouraged by the initial success of a July 1 revenue improvement effort, and by recent public reassurances that cargo will continue moving as U.S. West Coast longshore labor negotiations extend past the contract deadline, container lines in the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) are moving ahead with a second phase of the revenue recovery plan. Read More »

Industry updates survey on containers lost at sea

AJOT | June 29, 2014 | Liner Shipping

The World Shipping Council (WSC) has released an update to its survey and estimate of containers lost at sea.  The earlier WSC survey, released in 2011, covered the years 2008, 2009 and 2010.  The new survey includes data for years 2011, 2012 and 2013.   Read More »

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces the Acquisition of a New-Building Capesize Dry Bulk Vessel

GlobeNewswire | June 27, 2014 | Liner Shipping

Diana Shipping Inc, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced that on June 24, 2014, it signed through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum of Agreement to acquire from an unaffiliated third party seller, a new-building Capesize dry bulk vessel of approximately 180,000 dwt, built by Qingdao Beihai Shipbuilding Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., Qingdao, People’s Republic of China, for a purchase price of US$58 million. Read More »

Experts warn at WISTA-UK Liverpool Forum of dangers of extra-heavy shipping containers

AJOT | June 26, 2014 | Liner Shipping

Maritime experts are deeply divided on how to curb the menace of overweight shipping containers, which cause severe accidents at sea and on the roads. The difficulties of clamping down on false declarations of the weight and content of boxes were underlined during a panel discussion at the WISTA-UK Liverpool Forum, part of the International Festival for Business in the port city. Read More »

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