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15/10/2013 11:37

Egypt Tightens Suez Canal Security

Egypt has increased security along the Suez Canal after receiving threats that jihadists were planning attacks along the waterway, United Press International reports.


 
14/10/2013 09:55

Ocean Carrier Rate Revision Roundup for Oct. 11

Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in October and November.


 
14/10/2013 09:01

Hapag-Lloyd ups east Asia-Red Sea rate US$500/TEU from November

GERMAN shipping giant Hapag-Lloyd will increase rates for all cargo and container types from east Asia (excluding Japan) to Red Sea from November 1.


 
14/10/2013 08:54

Galborg USA Enhances Florida-Africa Reefer Container Service

Galborg USA has upgraded its refrigerated container cargo service from Jacksonville, Fla., to ports in Namibia, South Africa and Mozambique, according to Jacksonville Port Authority.


 
08/10/2013 11:54

Bigger ships bring fears of longer waits with Panama Canal widening

SHIPPERS on the US east coast are fearful of cargo delays brought about by larger containerships expected with the completion of the Panama Canal expansion in 2015, reports Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.


 
08/10/2013 09:59

14,074-TEU CSCL ship makes Zeebrugge call after buying into terminal

CHINA Shipping Container Lines' (CSCL) containerships have started calling at APM Terminals Zeebrugge after buying 24 per cent of the Belgian container terminal.


 
07/10/2013 10:00

Hapag Lloyd hikes China/Korea-Australia rate US$400/TEU October 24

GERMANY's Hapag Lloyd will increase rates for all cargo and all container types from North East Asia to Australia by US$400 per TEU from October 24.


 
07/10/2013 09:25

NOL takes delivery of the 9,200-TEU Charleston, sixth of 12 vessels

APL has received delivery of the APL Charleston, sixth of twelve 9,200 TEUers from Korea's Daewoo yards, first ordered as 10 vessels in July 2010 by Singapore's Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) as ten 8,400 TEUers, then increased to 9,200 TEU a year later, reports Alphaliner.


 
05/10/2013 10:27

Ocean Carrier Rate Revision Roundup for Oct. 4

Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for Asia-related trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in October and November.


 
04/10/2013 10:57

Puerto Rico carrier adds Port Everglades call

 National Shipping of America, which in May started a fortnightly service between Houston and Puerto Rico, said it will add a southbound call in Port Everglades, enabling it to offer both fast transit from the mainland to Puerto Rico and a "marine highway" service from Houston to South Florida.




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