“If your supply chains have been disrupted, or could be, by all the backups at LA-LB (Los Angeles- Long Beach) and elsewhere, send us your cargo” is a paraphrase of the message from the Florida Ports Council, which represents the Sunshine State’s...
Mexican ports handled 5.11m teu between Jan – Aug this year up 22.2% on the same period in 2020.
Spot container freight rates between China and the US have plunged as the Chinese Golden Week combined with manufacturing disruptions due to power shortages.
Some 12.5% of the global container shipping capacity caught up in delays analysts Sea-Intelligence it could take to end of 2022 to return to full normality.
The New York-based investment firm Stonepeak has announced it will acquire the Bermuda-based shipping company Teekay LNG Partners for $6.2bn.
The low-profile industry of shipping is not generally the stuff of conspiracy theorists, however, with queues of containerships in Southern California hitting the headlines that is changing with theories about it being “manufactured”.
Some containerships anchored in San Pedro Bay waiting to enter the Port of Los Angeles may require cleaning following an oil pipeline spill offshore.
The Liberian Registry is now the world’s largest tanker flag in terms of gross tonnage given the latest tonnage added to its fleet.
The Jacksonville Port Authority (Jaxport) has awarded a $48.8m construction contract to Superior Construction Company to make improvements and enable the SSA Jacksonville Container Terminal at Blount Island to increase capacity.