Long-term contracted ocean freight rates are continuing their dizzying ascent, with a 4.1% climb in April leaving container shipping costs up 21.1% year-on-year, with a rise of 23.5% since December 2020.
Container security initiative, a bilateral informative transfer system started by US Coast Guard, aims to increase the level of security at US ports. Learn more about the benefits of CSI and its importance to the marine world.
Container security initiative (CSI) is an initiative by U.S to increase maritime security at its container ports. Find out how container security initiative helps in fighting terrorism and the system that makes it run.
A ship cargo containers planning,handling & storage or stowage are very important responsibility.It consist containers like out of gauge and IMDG containers.
Shipping containers are mainly constructed using steel, wood, aluminum etc. or by a combination of all these materials. Learn how shipping containers are made from steel sheets and wood by constructing and assembling different parts and then welding them together in this amazing video.
Container shipping is the most optimal method of shipping freight through sea routes. Bearing rich significance to the nature of maritime operations, the advent of containerization fuelled a much need thrust into the marine sector propelling it to heights never seen before.
It’s important that shipping personnel are well aware of the various considerations that need to be kept in mind to perform cargo handling operations on ships with utmost safety. Learn ten important tips to ensure safe cargo handling on ships.
Containosaurus is an unconventional, massive structure made from three shipping containers and massive windmill wings, and which looks as if would take-off any moment.
Keith Tantlinger was the inventor of the cargo storage containers and the cargo container stacking system that is used by the shipping industry globally. Find out more about this brilliant inventor inside the article.