Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry (ZPMC) has inked contract for three gantry cranes with Cosco Shipping Port for Piraeus Container Terminal (PCT) in Piraeus, Greece via online meeting in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Greece.
Asian shipowners have called for stability of tolls levied by the major waterways of the Panama and Suez Canals.
There are signs various initiatives to combat the issue of containership fires are starting to bear fruit with a lower number of incidents in recent months.
Brands from across Informa Markets Maritime have come together to launch Digital Maritime Week, where a series of live maritime-focused webinars will take place between 22 – 26 June 2020 and be available to join from all around the world.
China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) released the world's biggest dual-fuel, low-speed engine WinGD X92DF for modern and large vessels.
Singapore’s Pacific International Lines (PIL) has confirmed it is in discussions with Helliconia Capital Management, a unit of state-owned Temasek Holdings, for an investment to bail out the container line.
During period 10 – 20 May container cargo volumes of eight major Chinese ports declined 5.1%.
The world’s largest containership the 24,000 teu HMM Algeciras has transited the Suez Canal on her maiden voyage from Asia – Europe.