Kribi Multipurpose Terminal (KMT), a Cameroonian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc., has started commercial operations at the Multi-Purpose Terminal of the Port of Kribi in Cameroon, Central Africa.
Swire Shipping will upgrade its North Asia Express (NAX) service from November to connect North Asia with Papua New Guinea and Australia on a fixed-day fortnightly basis.
SAL Heavy Lift and Intermarine will join to create a shipping setup within the Americas and for cross-Atlantic trade.
The Panama Canal closed its 2020 fiscal year with an annual tonnage up % at 475.1m Panama Canal tonnes (PC/UMS) up 1% compared to FY2019, despite in the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Castor Maritime Inc. has announced a deal to purchase a secondhand panamax dry bulk carrier for $13.86m, expanding the company’s fleet to six.
With Clipper Group ceo Peter Norburg leaving the group to head up Swire Bulk the Danish Shipping company has promoted Amrit Peter Kalsi to the top role.
Former Clipper Group ceo Peter Norburg is to take the helm at China Navigation Co’s (CNCo) newly separated dry bulk shipping Swire Bulk.
Chilean dry bulk shipping company Naviera Chilena del Pacifico (Nachipa), is opening its first European office in Hamburg as it moves to an asset-light business model.
Scorpio Bulkers has sold a kamsarmax bulker for $18m as it looks to transition it business to offshore wind.
A total of 17 crew members from the bulker Patricia Oldendorff off Port Hedland, Western Australia, have now tested positive for Covid-19.