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  • 7 July 2015

    Substantial additional capacity is expected to be introduced into the Far East-South America container shipping routes in July, raising the threat of a new rate war on these trades, shipping market analyst Alphaliner said. There are a total of 137 handy neo-panamax containerships of 8,600-10,600 teu on order to date, featuring a Loa of 300 m and […]

  • 7 July 2015

    Substantial additional capacity is expected to be introduced into the Far East-South America container shipping routes in July, raising the threat of a new rate war on these trades, shipping market analyst Alphaliner said. There are a total of 137 handy neo-panamax containerships of 8,600-10,600 teu on order to date, featuring a Loa of 300 m and […]

  • 10 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Poor market conditions have prompted freight rates in the Far East to East Coast South America (FE – ECSA) trade to fall by 90% over the past twelve months, eroded by weak demand and low capacity utilisation, Alphaliner says. Rates were slashed from over USD 1,000 per TEU, recorded in January 2015, to today’s record low […]

  • 3 June 2015

    The intra-Far East trade will continue to power the demand for containerships this year, as carriers develop further regional services within East Asia, said shipping analyst Alphaliner. By the end of June, at least 33 new intra-Far East weekly loops will have been launched, based on Alphaliner records. These 33 services absorb some 98 ships, […]

  • 18 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    THE Alliance increases offer to 250 vessels covering 33 services effective from April 2018.

  • 8 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    The members of THE Alliance have revealed plans to deploy a fleet of more than 240 ships covering 31 services in the Asia/Europe, North Atlantic and Trans-Pacific trade lanes including the Middle East and the Arabian Gulf/Red Sea starting from April 2017. The network of services would connect more than 75 major ports, and would be […]

  • 28 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The world’s largest containership MOL Triumph, freshly delivered to Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) earlier this week, is gearing up for its debut in THE Alliance’s Asia-Europe trade in April. The giant boxship was delivered from South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) on March 27. On the occasion of the ship’s delivery, Junichiro Ikeda, President and CEO […]

  • 8 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D., (R-South Louisiana) issued the following statement in response to the President’s Statement of Administration Policy on S. 601, the Water Resources Development Act of 2013, in which the Administration specifically states its opposition to increasing funds for harbor maintenance: “The Obama Administration continues to speak out of both sides […]

  • 16 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D., (R-South Louisiana) issued the following statement yesterday after voting to provide necessary levels of funding for harbor maintenance and dredging for America’s ports, harbors, and waterways: “South Louisiana is home to some of America’s largest ports and most used waterways. I have met with many vessel operators and companies […]

  • 18 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Following introduction of the Building and Renewing Infrastructure for Development and Growth in Employment (BRIDGE) Act by Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Roy Blunt (R-MO), American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) President and CEO Kurt Nagle commended the senators’ commitment to improving America’s infrastructure, saying initiatives like the BRIDGE Act are vital to strengthening America’s […]

  • 18 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) urged the US President Barack Obama to assign federal mediators to help resolve the ongoing contract talks between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), representing West Coast dockworkers, and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA). AAPA said in a letter Wednesday, that America cannot afford disruptions nor a shutdown of any portion […]

  • 10 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D., (R-South Louisiana) issued the following statement after Vice President Joe Biden attended a ceremony yesterday at the Port of Baltimore discussing the need to invest in America’s waterway infrastructure: “I am pleased Vice President Biden acknowledged the crucial need to invest in America’s waterway infrastructure. Earlier today, he voiced […]

  • 5 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Speaking at the Trade Americas & ConnectAmericas Expo: Building the Americas conference in Miami, APM Terminals Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Christian Moller Laursen observed that economic and population growth rate projections for Latin America have not yet been matched by the port and transportation infrastructure investment needed to accommodate the increased logistics and […]

  • 25 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), the voice of 160 seaport authorities in the United States, Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean, has praised the US Senate for passing the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 (TPA-2015). TPA-2015 establishes rigid rules for international trade negotiations to help the US deliver transparent, resilient and accountable trade […]

  • 5 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Economic and population growth rate projections for Latin America have not yet been matched by the port and transportation infrastructure investment needed to accommodate the increased logistics and trade demands this economic growth will require over the next decade, APM Terminals Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Christian Moller Laursen said while addressing the present at the Trade […]

  • 19 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Commenting today on the release of the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) 2013 Report Card for American Infrastructure, Kurt Nagle, president and CEO of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), said: “AAPA is pleased that ASCE included seaports for the first time in its critical infrastructure Report Card. The inclusion of seaports in […]

  • 15 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D., (R-South Louisiana) issued the following statement after sending President Barack Obama a letter regarding his pledge to support infrastructure and modernization projects at America’s ports, harbors, and waterways: “Earlier this week during the State of the Union address, the President pledged his commitment to America’s waterways by citing the […]

  • 15 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Kurt Nagle, president and CEO of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), yesterday said: “AAPA was extremely pleased that President Obama mentioned the value and need for ‘modern ports to move our goods’ in his State of the Union address last night. AAPA applauds the president’s inclusion of America’s ports and the need he […]

  • 24 August 2018

    Tariffs on Chinese products and retaliatory responses to cover 8.4% of trade through US ports by value.

  • 23 October 2012

    The Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG) announced the launch of a new initiative and dedicated website focused on America’s newfound opportunity to sell liquefied natural gas (LNG) to grow America’s economy, create jobs and improve America’s environment. The CLNG exports website will provide the public with up-to-date information and expert analyses on the benefits of […]

  • 5 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based container shipping company APL plans to launch the Andino Service (ANS), a new weekly regional service expected to enhance connectivity between West Coast South America and major ports in Asia and the United States, effective October 14, 2016.  According to the company, the connectivity will be enhanced via APL transshipment hubs of Manzanillo (Mexico), […]

  • 2 February 2012

    Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D., (R-South Louisiana) issued the following statement after holding a House Ways & Means Oversight Subcommittee hearing on the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund and Maritime Tax Issues yesterday: “At a time when Americans are concerned about our nation’s competitiveness, the federal government seems to be content with allowing for our […]