Intra-Europe carrier Containerships has carried out its first simultaneous operations LNG bunkering on container vessel Containerships Nord in the port of Rotterdam, with the vessel becoming the first to perform such an operation in Europe by means of ship-to-ship bunkering.
Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express (ONE) are joining the TradeLens meaning the blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform can count five of the top six container lines as members.
The City of Marseilles has honoured late founder of CMA CGM Jacques R. Saadé with a seafront boulevard in his name.
Container carrier APL announced that its fleet has achieved a 47.4% reduction in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per container transported per kilometre in 2018, compared to its base level in 2009.
The world's third largest container line CMA CGM is rationalising its brand structure with APL and ANL as part of a $1.5bn cost control programme.
The world’s second and third largest container lines MSC and CMA CGM are joining the blockchain digital shipping platform TradeLens developed by the biggest box line AP Moller – Maersk and IBM.
Five lines are joining the Digital Container Shipping Association giving the group that aims pave the way for digitalisation and standardisation of box shipping some 70% of the market as members.