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Posted: about 1 year ago

Report: Global Alliances in Container Shipping Could Raise Competition Concerns

Alliances could raise competition concerns in what has become a concentrated market, according to IT...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

SeaIntel: Impact of Mega Boxship Deliveries on Asia-North Europe Trade

Current boxship giants orderbook will impact capacity shares between alliances on Asia-NEUR trade la...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

SeaIntel: Each Alliance Should Close a Service to Cut Asia-Europe Capacity Influx

Each container carrier alliance will need to close one service in the Asia-Europe trade line so as t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Westports’ Volumes Drop due to Alliance Reshuffle

Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad has recorded a lower container volume than previou...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

iContainers: New Alliances Unlikely to Raise NAFTA Ocean Freight Competitiveness

New shipping alliances that came into effect a month ago are unlikely to increase ocean freight comp...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Alliances Creating Congestion at Shanghai Port

Alliances’ product restructuring and increased throughput volume are creating high congestion ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Drewry: Charter Market in Unexpected Revival

The charter market has found a new lease of life in the recent weeks driven in part by carriers̵...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ESC: Shippers Facing Obstacles amid Alliance Changes

Shippers who regularly export goods to Asia have been facing a large drop of available slots for con...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Alphaliner: Carriers Bolster Capacity on New 2017 Alliance Networks

Capacity has been added across the board on the main Asia-Europe and Asia-North America routes by ma...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Drewry: New Alliances to Have Limited Effect on Ports

The seemingly never ending move towards reduced service frequency may be coming to an end for North ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

MSI: Container Lines Shift Focus from Technology to Flexibility

Container lines have shifted their focus towards alliance structures for operational efficiency, rat...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Infographic: World’s Container Shipping Alliances

The infographic below, published by Oslo-based benchmarking and market intelligence platform for con...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Fitch: Mergers and Acquisitions Trump Alliances

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A), rather than more popular alliances, are inevitable to address ov...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

GSF: Mega Ships and Alliances Still a Challenge for Shippers

Shippers continue to experience poor quality services and disruption to their supply chains since th...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Drewry: Post-Alliance Restructure Well-Balanced

The Asia-North Europe trade post-alliance restructure is generally well-balanced in terms of geograp...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Top 5 Interviews of 2014

The end of December and coming holidays are traditionally the time when we look back at the highligh...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Interview: Antwerp Sets the Course for Future Growth

Belgium’s Port of Antwerp is the biggest port area in the world, covering 13,057 hectares, the...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

ESC: Shipping Alliances Need a Watchdog

The European Shippers’ Council (ESC) says that shipping industry needs a global authority to keep Ve...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

GSF: Alliances Worry Shippers

The recent Containerisation International (CI) shipper sentiment survey has shown that shippers are ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

ESC Urges Shippers to Drop Congestion Surcharges

It is unacceptable to hit European businesses with the new so-called congestion surcharges, the Euro...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Hike in Freight Rates Not an Option?

A hike in freight rates is not an option as ‘sub-economic’ rates on the main trade lanes are here to...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Drewry: Mega Alliances Will Help Container Industry Recover

Drewry’s Container Annual Review & Forecast 2014/15 emphasises that the recovery of the co...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Exclusive: Hidden Dangers of Shipping Alliances

The 2M alliance between the shipping heavyweights, Denmark’s Maersk Line and Swiss Mediterranean Shi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

UASC: Shipping Alliances Will Stifle Smaller Operators

John Hinge, President and CEO of United Arab Shipping Co. (UASC) believes shipping alliances will he...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Vessel Sharing Alliances Bring About Port Congestion

Rising congestions at North European ports are set to continue as vessel sharing alliances (VSA) dev...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Germany: Offshore Wind Alliances Give Certainty to Investors

To establish the appropriate contractual structure for an offshore wind project’s delivery, De...

Posted: over 7 years ago