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  • 20 March 2019

    A Comoros-flagged general cargo vessel capsizes in Shahid Rajaei Port, Iran.

  • 14 October 2019

    The ship failed to respond to radio calls before missing a turning point.

  • 20 November 2015

    One person died and five are missing after a general cargo ship Hua Chun 19 sank on November 19 in the Yellow Sea, south of China’s city of Qingdao, according to China Rescue and Salvage. After a four hour search the rescue crews managed to retrieve six out of a total of 11 crew members from the water, with […]

  • 25 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    The 1986-built general cargo ship VFM Alita sank after colliding with a vessel in the Caribbean waters off Colon, Panama, on Friday. The Panamanian-flagged ship, which was not carrying any cargo at the time, sustained significant damage to its hull which caused it to take on water and sink, according to the Panama Maritime Authority. An investigation into the […]

  • 4 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    A Liberian-flagged cargo vessel, owned by Germany-based dry bulk operator MST Mineralien Schiffahrt, is being held in Duluth, Minnesota, for alleged violations of U.S. law related to the discharge of oily water. Based upon current information in the investigation, it does not appear that the 2000-built vessel Cornelia discharged the water within the port of Duluth – Superior. The […]

  • 26 March 2020
    Infrastructure, Safety, Vessels

    A Norwegian cargo vessel ran aground off the Isle of Skye, Scotland, on March 23.

  • 11 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ferus Smit yard in Westerbroek, the Netherlands has launched Arklow Shipping’s second multi-purpose cargo ship, the M.V. Arklow Bay. The vessel, bearing the Yard No. 410, is a bulk oriented general cargo ship that will be mainly engaged in the transport of wheat, corn and other bulk commodities in European waters. Arklow Bay is 119.5m long, […]

  • 18 November 2019

    The vessel was towed to South Korea’s Pohang port after the incident.

  • 10 April 2019

    A cargo vessel allided with the control center of Kiel-Holtenau Lock in Germany, on April 7, 2019.

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Disabled Russian-flagged cargo ship Simushir, which was floating off the west coast of Haida Gwaii with 10 crewmembers onboard, has reached a dock in Prince Rupert Port around 3. a.m. this morning local time, the Port Authority said. The ship was towed to the port by Foss Maritime’s oceangoing tug, the Barbara Foss and has been […]

  • 29 April 2013

    The cargo vessel ‘Pirireis’ sank after colliding with another freighter ConSouth, this morning, some 8 nautical miles south-west of Methoni, Peloponnese, Reuters reports. Bodies of two crew members were recovered by the Greek coast guard while eight crew members from the Cook Islands flagged vessel ‘Pirireis’ are missing. The other vessel, ConSouth, sailing under the […]

  • 20 March 2013

    People who like to travel will agree that travelling across the sea is a unique experience. Now try to imagine sailing on a cargo ship. This is made possible by shipping companies, which are promoting a new type of tourism, namely, letting passengers sail on their cargo ships and get a first- hand insight into […]

  • 5 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    The arrival of Anne Sofie general cargo vessel at APM Terminals’ container terminal in Izmir, Turkey has officially commissioned the terminal into commercial operation. APM Terminals Izmir hosted its first general cargo ship in January 2016 and the video above shows the unloading of the vessel and its massive cargo. The ship brought to the […]

  • 8 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cargo ships often get caught up in the middle of political disputes and are often, like, in this case, targeted by political activists. In the following video by Greenpeace, Amazon forest activists stop a cargo ship involved in shipping pig iron from areas claimed to be under deforestation. [mappress] World Maritime News Staff, August 8, […]

  • 14 October 2019

    Habib Express grounded in shallow waters southwest of Beata Island, Dominican Republic.

  • 2 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Neoline has selected Neopolia S.A.S. for the construction of its first two sailing cargo vessels.

  • 11 August 2005

    Ports in Shanghai observed a record monthly freight volume of 39.78 million tonnes in July, approximately a 14 per cent increase than in June. Xu Peixing, director of Shanghai Municipal Port Administration Bureau, attributed the increase to the recent renminbi appreciation and the growing economy of the Yangtze Delta, which led to a rise in […]

  • 28 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 1975-built general cargo ship Leonardo has split in two while it was anchored off the coast of Kilyos, Turkey. The ship’s eleven crewmembers were rescued following the incident which occurred on August 27 in the Black Sea, according to media reports. Turkey’s General Directorate of Coastal Safety deployed eight ships, including search and rescue towboats, to […]

  • 5 September 2018

    A cargo ship loaded with cement ran aground off San Jose, on September 3.

  • 5 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Tufton Oceanic is to invest USD 13.1 million in two general cargo vessels.

  • 17 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The cost of operating cargo ships is forecast to rise over the next two years after falling in 2015, according to the latest Ship Operating Costs Annual Review and Forecast report published by U.K.-based shipping consultancy Drewry. The average decline in ship operating costs across the sectors covered in the report in 2015 was 1%, […]

  • 2 February 2007

    An operation is under way to pump water from a passenger ferry which collided with a cargo ship on the River Mersey. None of the 294 passengers on board was injured in the accident which involved the Sea Express One vessel and the Alaska Rainbow.