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Putting the pieces together

James Baker 

The final pieces of the consolidation jigsaw are falling into place







Maersk aims to win over Hamburg sceptics

Janet Porter

Amid widespread local concern about the sale of Hamburg Süd, new owner Maersk will want to reassure Hamburg that it is serious about a light-touch approach to integration







A landmark deal for LNG?

Linton Nightingale

CMA CGM's new LNG-fuelled ships could prove to be a turning point for green energy use in box shipping

Slowly does it

Linton Nightingale


Global box growth maintains moderate inclination and China remains the chief driver

Port data



The figures behind the rankings. Compare and contrast different ports across multiple years

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Market insight

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Latest From Charter rates, Freight rates, Between the lines & Containers

Business brisk but charter rates stay unmoved

Owners struggle to agree fixtures above last done levels despite robust low season demand

International Containers

Between the Lines: CMA CGM outperforms generally lukewarm third-quarter carrier results

Operational returns underperform carrier expectations, despite healthy demand growth

International Containers

Box lines fail in latest rate hike attempt

Weak spot market on major trades shows no let up as December GRIs and box benchmarks fall flat

Asia Pacific Europe
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Ports and Logistics

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Latest From Ports and Logistics

US crude oil exports key to tanker demand over product exports

Demand on crude oil tanker trade surges 151% year-on-year to the end of October

International Tankers and Gas

US state aims to ramp up maritime innovation and workforce training

Washington Maritime Blue 2050 initiative to explore low and zero pollution shipping options and train new workers for science and technology-focused jobs in the industry
North America United States

Kuehne+Nagel reports 6% UK gender pay gap

Female employees earn less at Switzerland-based forwarder in the UK, but pay gap is still significantly lower than the government benchmark

Europe United Kingdom
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More from Containers

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Latest From Containers

Can Yang Ming afford to make ship orders?

Taiwanese carrier has said it is in the initial stages of discussing a replacement plan for chartered and older tonnage

Asia Pacific Containers

MOL joins IBM for blockchain cross-border trade operations test

Test will verify the effectiveness of blockchain technology in improving security and speeding up the settlement of cross-border trade transactions

Asia Pacific Japan

El Faro inquiry concludes loss was due to captain and owner

Vessel's life rafts and uncovered lifeboats ill-suited to handle hurricane conditions

North America United States

FMC's Doyle to take top job at dredging association

Uncertainty over reappointment sees regulator return to private sector

North America US States

Removal of grounded containership facing delays

Weather hampers recovery of ruptured vessel Kea Trader

Casualty Containers

Cosco Shipping president moves to tourism role

Announcement made amid rumours of further changes to shipping company's leadership in near future

Asia Pacific China
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