Junichiro Ikeda is named president of MOL

Koichi Muto is elevated to chairman.

Mitsui OSK Lines has named Junichiro Ikeda, a longstanding executive and most recently director and senior managing executive officer, as president.Current president Koichi Muto will become the...

Hamburg Süd finalises CCNI takeover deal

Brand name to be retained in routes to and from west coast of South America.

Faulty kit scalds engineer’s face 

Injured seafarer on LNG tanker evacuated by helicopter and hospitalised.

COMPETITION POLICY REVIEW: Cheers and boos for Harper liner shipping findings

Competition watchdog is pleased but shipping peak body says it’s “idealism gone mad”.

COMPETITION POLICY REVIEW: Report recommends end to immunity for liner conferences

If this advice is taken up, the face of box shipping will likely change forever.

MUA hit for $561k

Union found guilty of running an illegal closed shop in cahoots with employer.

Carriers and not lower BAFs to blame for fall in Asia-Europe rates

Drewry attributes latest rate slump to shipping lines' failure to cope with lower utilisation levels.

Containerships returns for two more LNG-powered ships

Move brings total number of gas-powered vessels that shortsea operator has on order to six.


Qube Ports jumps at the chance to identify areas where it wants the Fair Work Act to be improved.

Black Sea bounty as China favours Ukraine for grain

Smaller vessel operators may switch their focus as China shuns US supplies.