Zim to launch Asia-US east coast service via Suez

Expansion follows popularity of extra-loaders during the west coast congestion crisis

Zim is pressing rapidly ahead with its plans to expand services into the US, with a new service from Asia via the Suez Canal to be launched at the end of May.The Israeli line announced it would...

Where is the bottom for LNG spot shipping rates?

Latest rate falls spark concern in market

OOCL posts 2.5% drop in first-quarter volumes

Revenues are also down slightly for the quarter

Shanghai’s port operator considers taking equity in intra-Asia box carrier

SIPG is studying purchase of a stake in Shanghai Jinjiang Shipping

HMM cancels 2013 order for two newcastlemax bulkers

South Korean carrier drops order as dry bulk rates stay low

Cost of widening MSC Geneva matches rise in vessel's value

As capacity of boxships is raised from 4870 teu to 6300 teu, value increases by US$10m

Opinion: Perfect storm is a reminder to prepare for contingencies

Sydney's deluge flushes out some thorny issues for the sector

ANL dumps Patrick

ANL has replaced Patrick as the stevedore operating the Australian-leg of its trans-Tasman service

Fremantle still has eight years of growth capacity – at least

Insight into rail strategies as WA port under scrutiny in parliament

Maersk maps way to halt spread of commoditisation in box trades

Steps can be taken to differentiate products, says line as it plans launch of case management tool