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Hamburg S’d and Maersk Line to cooperate in the Oceania ’ North America Trade

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Hamburg S'd and Maersk Line have today announced the formation of a new vessel sharing agreement. Subject to regulatory approval the two lines will establish a weekly service from Australia/New Zealand to the East Coast of North America. Read More »

Hapag-Lloyd improving ANP service

AJOT | March 18, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Hapag-Lloyd will offer its customers significantly shorter transit times in the ANP service between Australia/New Zealand and the US East Coast (via Panama) from May/June this year. Read More »

NYK Logistics restructures on European continent

AJOT | March 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

NYK announces the restructuring of its Western European Logistics business into two regional companies, trading as NYK Logistics North Continent and NYK Logistics South Europe from 1st April 2008, and part of NYK Group Europe, Logistics Division. Read More »

Evergreen To Commence Additional Vietnam Service

AJOT | March 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Evergreen Line will commence a new weekly ocean service between Kaohsiung, Taiwan, and the Vietnam port of Haiphong on March 21. Called the KHP service (Kaohsiung-Haiphong Shuttle Service), the trade will utilize the 580-TEU MV Dong Du. Read More »

Maersk Line Sells Slots To Cma-Cgm In The Transatlantic Trade

AJOT | March 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

We are pleased to announce that Mares Line has entered a slot charter agreement, which will provide CMA-CGM space in the transatlantic trade. Read More »

Maersk Line Redesigns Its Oceania - Americas ServiceEffective from the end of May 2008

AJOT | March 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Maersk Line Redesigns Its Oceania - Americas ServiceEffective from the end of May 2008, Maersk Line will redesign its current 'Oceania Service' connecting Australia and New Zealand to the U.S. East Coast and South- and Central America. Read More »

Hanjin Shipping turns to Kalmar for afleet of new terminal tractors

AJOT | March 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Kalmar Industries has won an order to supply 96 terminal tractors to Hanjin Shipping ' South Korea's largest shipping company ' for operation at its new container terminal as part of the Pusan New Port Project, earmarked as the country's principal deepwat Read More »

Danaos Corp. arranges charters with MCC

AJOT | March 16, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Danaos Corporation announced that it has signed an agreement with MCC, a subsidiary of MAERSK, and has already time-chartered the 30-year-old S.A. Helderberg, a 3,100 teu containership, for a period of 12 months beginning December 2007 at fixed daily rate Read More »

BIMCO appoints new Secretary General

AJOT | March 16, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The Baltic & International Maritime Council's (BIMCO) Executive Committee has appointed Mr. Torben C. Skaanild as the successor to the present Secretary General, Mr. Carsten Melchiors. Together with the Deputy Secretary General, Mr. S'ren Larsen, Mr. Skaa Read More »

CargoGulf opens UK office

AJOT | March 16, 2008 | Liner Shipping

CargoGulf announced the opening of its first UK office, a move that reflects the company's strategy to strengthen its presence in key markets and to reinforce its standing as a global NVOCC (Non-vessel operating common carrier). Located in Manchester, Ca Read More »

Premium Article  Horizon lines appoints new general manager to oversee expected trade growth in guam

AJOT | March 13, 2008 | People | Appointments | Liner Shipping

Horizon Lines, Inc., the nation's leading domestic ocean shipping and integrated logistics company, has announced the appointment of Hugh Healey to the position of General Manager, Guam. Read More »

NYK Line announces start of the NYK Cool Earth Project

AJOT | March 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The issue of climate change is currently considered one of the most momentous concerns of our time, and companies around the world would be ill-advised to turn their attention from this matter. In this light, the NYK Group'a global logistics integrator th Read More »

CMA CGM reports sustained growth

AJOT | March 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM strengthened its financial structure in 2007, posting solid gains in revenues and a significant increase in profitability in a global trade environment experiencing a surge in international container traffic. Read More »

Evergreen Line marks Adriatic service upgrade

AJOT | March 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The 5,090-teu Ital Laguna, the largest Evergreen Group container vessel to sail in the Adriatic Sea, called at the Trieste Marine Terminal (TMT) March 13 on its first voyage from China. Read More »

Maersk announces 2007 annual results

AJOT | March 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The Danish Maersk Group achieved revenues of USD 51.2 billion in 2007, compared with USD 43.7 billion in 2006. Profit before tax amounted to USD 8 billion (USD 6 billion)and the profit for the year was USD 3.4 billion (USD 2.7 billion). This profit is by Read More »

MSC with direct service New Orleans-west coast South America

AJOT | March 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

According to unconfirmed press reports, Mediterranean Shipping Company (USA) Inc will launch a new, direct service linking the port of New Orleans with the west coast of South America. The expected vessel rotation for the new service will be: New Orleans- Read More »

Intermarine assigns Swanson to West Coast Service

AJOT | March 13, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Mr. Jake Swanson has been assigned to the position of Commercial Coordinator for the West Coast Industrial Express joint service operated by Industrial Maritime Carriers and Associated Transport Line. In making the announcement, Paul Wilson, Intermarine's Read More »

DHX introduces Oahu-Maui container service

AJOT | March 12, 2008 | Liner Shipping

A new, low-cost weekly container service between Oahu and Maui now is being offered by DHX-Dependable Hawaiian Express, one of the largest transportation companies serving the Islands. Read More »

Maersk Group Sells Car Carriers

AJOT | March 11, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Reports from Copenhagen confirm that the necessary approvals for the A.P. Moller - Maersk Group's sale of car carriers to H'egh Autoliners have been obtained. Read More »

Rickmers-Linie increases frequency of Pearl String Service

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Liner Shipping

In a move to increase capacity on its core service, the Round-The-World Pearl String Service, Rickmers-Linie, the Hamburg-based global breakbulk, heavy lift and project specialist, has chartered the 30,000dwt Cape Darby for a period of two years. The ship Read More »