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Posted: over 2 years ago

Samskip Endeavour Goes Fossil-Free by Burning Vegetable Oil

Shippers arrange for fossil-free transport of their goods via Goodshipping Program. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ESC: European Exporters to Monitor Current Developments in Container Shipping

The European Shippers’ Council (ESC) Board of Directors has decided to set up a temporary obse...

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 4 years ago

Car Carrier Giants Hit with Another Class Action

Car shipping majors are facing another class action complaint by vehicle shippers who have taken the...

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

Xeneta: Big Volume Shippers Not Enjoying Best Shipping Rates

Big volume shippers are not paying the best shipping rates, according to the findings of Xeneta, an ...

Categories:
  • 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 4 years ago

17 Shipping Firms Face Sanctions for Alleged Price Fixing

Seventeen container shipping companies are facing sanctions due to alleged price fixing activities i...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Shippers Skeptical about Shipping Alliances’ Benefits

Emergence of major shipping alliances has not convinced major shippers of the benefits they promised...

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

Greek Shippers Must Keep Close Tabs on Syriza

It is too soon to say whether the Syriza party’s victory in Greece could, as some fear, have a damag...

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

Syriza Bins Piraeus Port Sale, Targets Shipping Sector

Greece’s new government led by the left-wing party Syriza plans to stop the sale of a majority...

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

California Fines 4 Ships for Violating Fuel Rules

The California Air Resources Board has fined four shipping companies a combined USD 146,719 for fail...

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

Drewry Predicts Profitable Year for Container Shippers

Container shipping profitability is expected to improve in 2015, despite record vessel deliveries, d...

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

Shippers to Gain Most from Low Oil Prices

With crude oil down to its lowest price in five years last week, all carriers stand to gain from low...

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

Shippers Switch to Air amid US Port Congestion

The recent US West Coast port congestion issues have temporarily reversed the long-term modal shift ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

GSF: Alliances Worry Shippers

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

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 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...

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

GSF Calls for Carbon Emissions Transparency

The Secretary General of the Global Shippers’ Forum, Chris Welsh, outlined the need for transp...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Shippers Want Transparency on Low Sulphur Fuel Impact

The Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF) is calling for more information regarding the impact of low s...

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

Kogas LNG tender joins South Korean shippers and shipbuilders

Seven shipping lines from South Korea joined forces with local shipbuilding companies to try and win...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Shippers to Cooperate on North to South America Link

CSAV Group, Hapag-Lloyd, Hamburg Süd, Aliança and NYK have reached an agreement to jointly operate i...

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

Maritime Shippers Cut Green House Gas Emissions by Fifth

The total Green House Gas emissions from global maritime transport are estimated to have been over 2...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

East-West Shippers Get Some Breathing Space

Ocean freight rates for cargoes moving under contracts on major East-West routes decreased by 6% bet...

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

Ebola Outbreak in West Africa Keeping Shippers on Their Toes

African shipping may be hit hard by the Ebola outbreak as shipping agents start to refuse to call at...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Are Shippers Fleeing US West Coast Ports?

US West Coast ports are still at risk of a strike or other form of industrial action, forcing shippe...

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

Shippers Hurt by Trucking Turmoils

Evergreen Shipping Agency (America) Corp. has issued a statement informing their clients that their ...

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

Global Shippers Issue Ebola Risk Guidance

Three global shipping organisations issued on Monday guidance to their members on the risks posed to...

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