Adriatic Gate Container Terminal (AGCT), the Croatian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) at the Port of Rijeka, is set to realise a comprehensive expansion plan in the period up to mid-2020.

The 20,170 teu MOL Truth has been registered with Panama, a first for the Registry.

The world’s first containership over 20,000 teu has been named at Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI).

As Seatrade Global colleague Felicity Landon recently pointed out the attraction of the ultra large container ships to the human psyche and the human eye. There is something about being the biggest that is irrepressible.

Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) would appear to have sealed its plans to order 20,000 teu containerships, the largest yet to be built.