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Grand Alliance changes Asia to West Mediterranean service

AJOT | December 16, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The Grand Alliance (GA) carriers - Hapag-Lloyd (HL), MISC Berhad (MISC), Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) , and Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL)- announced a revised Asia-West Mediterranean service (EUM), which will include the New World Alliance (NWA) line Read More »

TSA reappoints Widdows as chairman

AJOT | December 16, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA), a research and discussion forum of 14 major container lines operating in the Asia-US freight market, has asked NOL Group president and chief executive officer Ronald D. Widdows to continue as chairman of the Read More »

Premium Article  Shipping and the Great Global Recession of 2008

George Lauriat | December 14, 2008 | International Trade | Liner Shipping

There are many comparisons being made of the current economic crisis to that of the “Great [US stock market] Crash of 1929” and ensuing “Great Depression” which unofficially ended with the re-tooling of US industries during the lead up to the Second World Read More »

UK War Risks seeks to widen membership

AJOT | December 10, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The United Kingdom Mutual War Risks Association has announced that from 20 February 2009, it will accept applications for war risks insurance from shipowners with no connection with the United Kingdom. Hitherto, UK War Risks has concentrated on UK owned o Read More »

Maersk emphasizes Intra Asia through MCC

AJOT | December 10, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Maersk Line has long identified the Intra Asia area as a center of growth and recognizes that it will soon become one of the largest trades in the world for containerized shipments. Read More »

Intermarine reduces BSC

AJOT | December 10, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Intermarine, the agent for Industrial Maritime Carriers and West Coast Industrial Express announces that the carriers will reduce the bunker surcharges on all their services to/from South America, Mexico and the Caribbean effective December 20, 2008. Read More »

More African expansion as GAC opens in Mozambique

AJOT | December 07, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The global shipping, logistics and marine services provider's focus will be on supporting the country's rapidly growing oil and gas, mining and energy supply industries. Oil drilling offshore Mozambique is due to start in three blocks next year, as is con Read More »

CMA CGM (America) LLC appoints Pearman Equipment Director

AJOT | December 07, 2008 | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM (America) LLC announced that David Pearman has been appointed as Equipment Director for North America. He will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the company's equipment, including, empty container stock management for exports, empty ev Read More »

Containerized waste: so much can go wrong

AJOT | December 07, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Containers carrying waste shipments can suffer structural damage due to improper stowage practices at the loadout point or become unusable due to tainting from a particular cargo's malodorous properties. Ports may turn down cargoes of contaminated green w Read More »

IICL launches test containers

AJOT | December 03, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The Institute of International Container Lessors (IICL) announces that it has, in collaboration with 13 ocean carriers, placed 400 containers into a live test program to determine the effectiveness of two alternative floor designs that significantly reduc Read More »

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