Maersk Essen, a 13100 TEU container ship, lost about 750 containers in the Pacific on 16th January 2021.
Sweden’s largest ports attract significant growth while smaller ports experience declining volumes, and the trend is only accelerating, revealed recent figures from the Swedish Ports Association.
Capacity boosted between Asia and Europe to meet customer requirements amid unprecedented demand for shipping services.
BIC and DCSA announced the completion of their collaboration to standardize the codes used to identify facilities such as depots, container yards, M&R vendors, and other supply chain container facilities.
As the name suggests, a vessel structured specifically to hold huge quantities of cargo compacted in different types of containers is referred to as a container vessel (ship). The process of sending cargo in containers is known as containerization.
The CMA CGM JACQUES SAADE, the world’s largest container ship powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG), reached Hamburg, Germany’s largest port for the first time.
It’s enough to have industry observers scratching their heads in wonder. In the face of continued economic uncertainty, a delicate geopolitical situation, and a crippling global pandemic, container shipping companies are seemingly managing an impossible balancing act.
The pace of container port capacity expansion is forecast to contract at least 40% over the next five years in the wake of the COVID-19 induced slowdown in port throughput, according to Drewry.
Leading independent global NVOCC CargoGulf is offering faster transit times and even better service with its new Arab Gulf Indian Sub Continent liner service linking Pakistan and India direct with markets in the upper Arabian Gulf.