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Four honors for NOL at Asian Freight awards

AJOT | April 27, 2011 | Liner Shipping

NOL Group won accolades for excellence in Shipping and Logistics and CEO Ron Widdows received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 25th Asian Freight & Supply Chain Awards.

Both of NOL's principal businesses were honored at one of the longest-running Read More »

MOL revamps NKX India-Karachi service

AJOT | April 27, 2011 | Liner Shipping

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced the upgrading of its Singapore-Nhava Sheva-Karachi Service (NKX) into two new loops: 'NCX' linking China and Nhava Sheva, and KPX connecting Singapore with Pipavav and Karachi.

NCX will be MOL's first direct service Read More »

Premium Article  Service reliability critical component in Maersk Line strategy

George Lauriat | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping

Maersk has regularly been a leader in schedule reliability and plans to improve over the next two years. The mega-carrier is targeting on-time delivery by the end of 2011 of 90% on-time to last container yard and by the end of 2012, 95% on-time to last Read More »

Premium Article  Sea Star emphasizes customer needs, market trends

Karen Thuermer | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping

At the heart of any steamship line operation is the desire to satisfy customer needs. Despite continued challenges within the world economy, Sea Star Line has been making efforts to do just that.

A privately held company headquartered in Jacksonville Read More »

Premium Article  US Great Lakes carriers mobilize on dredging issue

Leo Ryan | April 24, 2011 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

While a cargo recovery trend of 2010 has continued in the early months of 2011, US-flag operators on the Great Lakes have found themselves grappling with what has been categorized as ‘a state of emergency’ over the Obama Administration’s plan to slash the Read More »

Premium Article  CSL expands into Europe through Jebsens purchase

Leo Ryan | April 24, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Liner Shipping

Montreal-based CSL Group, the world’s biggest owner and operator of self-unloader vessels, has broadened its international ocean shipping activities by acquiring a marqee Norwegian firm’s self-unloader business and simultaneously establishing a European s Read More »

Premium Article  The new megaships

Peter Buxbaum | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping

The 18,000-TEU vessels Maersk has ordered are being built for capacity as well as efficiency.
The capacity of container ships has grown prodigiously in recent years. Less than a decade ago, an 8,000-TEU, or even a 6,000-TEU, vessel was referred to Read More »

Premium Article  The economic costs of piracy

Peter Buxbaum | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping | Transport Intermediaries

Could reach $12 billion annually, according to one report
News of ships being abducted by Somali pirates is no longer unusual. On February 25, the Panama-flagged MV IZUMI, which was carrying supplies for humanitarian relief in Somalia, was r Read More »

NOL Group announces CEO succession plan

AJOT | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping

NOL Group announced its executive succession plan to appoint Mr. Ng Yat Chung the next Group President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Ng will take over from Mr. Ron Widdows, who will retire from his present post at the end of this year and remain as a Read More »

CMA CGM says 2nd ship docked in Ivoery Coast

AJOT | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM said its second ship arrived in the port of Abidjan following the company's resumption of services to top cocoa producer Ivory Coast.

The arrival of the CMA CGM Cortes ship followed that of the CMA CGM Rabat, which has since left Abidjan, a sp Read More »

Horizon Lines receives Lowe’s Platinum CarrierAward

AJOT | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping

Horizon Lines, Inc. the nation's leading domestic ocean shipping company, has been awarded the 2010 Platinum Carrier Award by home improvement retailer Lowe's Companies Inc. Horizon was the only Jones Act ocean carrier so honored. Read More »

Hapag suitors to hand in bids in late May

AJOT | April 24, 2011 | Liner Shipping

TUI AG , co-owner of Hapag-Lloyd, has asked Chinese group HNA and Oman's Onyx Investments to make binding bids for a stake in the shipping group by late May, three people close to the process said.

While the suitors are currently conducting due dilige Read More »

Hyundai Heavy says wins $827 million order

AJOT | April 19, 2011 | Liner Shipping

South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd said that it had signed a combined 900 billion won ($827 million) deal to supply ships to Norway's Fred Olsen Energy and Greece's Container Carrier Corporation.

The company said in a statement that the ord Read More »

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