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MSC vessel “Irina” is the world’s largest container ship

AJOT | March 14, 2023 | Maritime

MSC is embarking on the largest fleet expansion in history and the two ships are just the first in the gentle stream of giant-sized container ships that will be...
Why the global shipping industry can’t clean up its act?

Bloomberg | March 14, 2023 | Maritime

Both old and new strategies to cut emissions are being tried, but they barely touch the dirty truth at the heart of ocean transport.
DNV Maritime appoints new head of “Offshore Classification and Regional Manager for West Europe

AJOT | March 13, 2023 | Maritime | People | Appointments

DNV has appointed Torgeir Sterri as the new "Offshore Classification Director" for DNV Maritime...
ZIM reports financial results for the fourth quarter & Year of 2022

AJOT | March 13, 2023 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | By The Numbers

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. (NYSE: ZIM), announced its consolidated results for the three and twelve months that ended December 31, 2022.
CMA CGM launches Bangladesh India Gulf Express (BIGEX)

AJOT | March 13, 2023 | Maritime | Liner Shipping

First and fastest direct Bangladesh-Middle East shipping service

Globe Tracker enables IoT on reefers for Maritima Alisea

AJOT | March 10, 2023 | Maritime | Technology
MSC container ship loses 45 containers

AJOT | March 10, 2023 | Maritime

The 64,989 DWT container ship MSC Shristi has lost at least 45 containers in rough weather 350 nautical miles east of...

Maersk opens container route to Ukraine
AJOT | Top Story | March 10, 2023

Maersk opens container route to Ukraine

Maersk has opened a container route to Ukraine via the Romanian port city of Constanta..
American Roll-On Roll-Off Carrier (ARC) and Liberty Maritime Corp partner with Orca AI 

AJOT | March 10, 2023 | Maritime | Technology

Maritime technology company Orca AI has secured deals with US Ro-Ro operators Liberty Maritime Corporation (Liberty) and American Roll-On Roll-Off Carrier (ARC) to deploy its automated situational awareness platform across their respective fleets.
MSC update - DTHC scope: USA & Puerto Rico to Mundra

AJOT | March 09, 2023 | Maritime | Liner Shipping

Effective April 1st, 2023, MSC Destination Terminal Handling Charge (DTHC) to Mundra has been revised per below.

Xeneta real-time container freight rates update: week 10

AJOT | March 09, 2023 | Maritime | Liner Shipping
Moving the maritime industry closer to clean energy, Amogy is building the world’s first ammonia-powered, zero-emission ship 

AJOT | March 08, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Maritime | Technology | Trucking

Amogy Inc., a pioneer of emission-free, energy-dense ammonia power solutions, today at CERAWeek® 2023  announced its plans to present its ammonia-powered, zero-emission tugboat in late 2023. Getting the first ammonia-powered vessel on the water signals a huge milestone in the journey to zero-emissions shipping, as ammonia is predicted to become the leading fuel source for the world’s giant cargo ships by 2050.

Are MSC and COSCO poised to be ocean carrier growth leaders?
Stas Margaronis | Top Story | March 08, 2023

AJOT Insights
Are MSC and COSCO poised to be ocean carrier growth leaders?

MSC and COSCO will be the growth leaders in container shipping as other carriers such as Maersk focus more on logistics, according to noted global container shipping analyst Lars Jensen, principal at Vespucci Maritime.
Maersk secures large Brazilian contract

AJOT | March 08, 2023 | Maritime

Maersk Supply Service has entered into a three-year contract with the Brazilian energy company Petrobras for three of the shipping company's L-class anchor-handling vessels
Descartes March Global Shipping Report: February decrease keeps 2023 U.S. container imports on 2019 path

AJOT | March 07, 2023 | Maritime | Liner Shipping

Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, released its March Global Shipping Report for logistics and supply chain professionals.

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