• 2018 April 4 17:06

    Incheon Port container volume up to 215,976 TEU in February 2018

    Incheon Port Authority revealed on the 29th that the container volume handled by Incheon Port in February recorded the highest container volume in history followed by January with 215,976TEU. It increased by 11.9% compared to 193,040TEU of container volume in the same month last year.

    As for Incheon Port’s container volume in February, import was 112,427TEU, taking up 52.1% of the entire volume. Compared to the same month last year, approximately 310,000TEU increased. As for export, it was 101,730 TEU, an increase of approximately 130,000TEU compared to the same month in the previous year. As for transshipment and coastal cargo volume, it recorded 1,366TEU and 453TEU respectively.
     
    Per country, volume to China was 121,484TEU which is a 23.5% increase (23,133TEU) despite concerns for THAAD revenge and trade friction between America and China, pioneering the increase in the entire volume of Incheon Port. As for Vietnam, it also increased by 35.3% compared to the same month in the previous year with 23,421TEU.
     
    Per region, it increased by 29.1% (32,968TEU) with 146,286TEU for Far East Asia, 23.3% (50,227TEU) with 40,720TEU for South East Asia. In addition, an increase of 33.3% (1,244TEU) was seen with 4,980TEU.
     
    The main cause of increase in container volume last month is assumed to be the mitigation of trade volume reduction despite the long Spring Festival in China and stabilization effect of domestic economy following the North Korea’s x-confirmation to participate in the PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games in January.
     
    A total of 212 fleets of full container vessels have come into Incheon Port in February which is an increase of 2 fleets compared to the same month in the previous year while the handling volume per fleet is average 911 TEU which is a 13.0% increase compared to the same month in the previous year.

    Looking at the main product items of increase, other miscellaneous showed an increase rate of 48.5% (152,000RT) compared to the same month of the previous year with 465,000RT while vehicle and parts increased by 24.3% (330,000RT) with 171,000RT. Out of the 29 product items that have been handled, the volume increased in 25 product items and an increase in volume was seen in the majority of product items.
     
    RT (Revenue Tons) Refers to the revenue ton that becomes the standard for ocean freight charge claim and with regards to freight charge with regards to the freight, in general, the bigger is used for calculation out of weight tonnage and measurement ton.
     




2018 August 20

17:09 ESL Shipping takes delivery of eco-friendly bulk carrier Haaga
17:05 Teekay LNG Partners mandates banks to arrange Fixed Income Investor Call
16:35 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Africa
16:05 Royal Wagenborg's m.v. Nassauborg discharges timber in Alexandria
15:30 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Mediterranean
15:02 Maersk and Vopak to launch 0,5% sulphur fuel bunkering facility in Rotterdam
14:48 SHI awarded contract for LNG carrier duo from Celsius Tankers
14:23 Spot market price for Russian M100 product ended last week higher at an average of RUB 18,212 / pmt
13:21 Baltic Shipyard loads heavyweight propulsion units onto the 60MW LK-60 nuclear-powered icebreaker URAL
13:11 APL's Eagle Express Service delivers X-factor in Los Angeles
12:13 Golden Ocean Group to equip its 16 Capsize vessels with scrubbers
12:10 ANL to implement Operational Cost Recovery Surcharge in Chittagong Port
11:07 Port of Vyborg volumes in first seven months rose 28% to 970,000 tonnes
10:57 Golden Ocean announces Q2 2018 results
10:17 Crude oil futures prices edge down to $71.61 in London, in New York to $64.95
10:03 Port of Everett breaks ground on $36 mln South Terminal Wharf Modernization Project
10:03 Baltic Dry Index gains to 1723 points
09:57 Chinese Blockchain Company Yuanben to protect the safety of global maritime freight data
09:36 Box traffic at busiest Chinese ports in Jan-Jul rose 4.1% to 5.36 billion tons
09:28 Port of Hong Kong seven-month box volumes drop 4.4% to 11,5 million TEUs
08:44 Kongsberg Maritime wins contracts for nine hybrid Ro-Ro vessels

2018 August 19

08:19 CMA CGM announces GRR from UAE to East Africa
08:14 Maersk Line introduces Peak Season Surcharge – Scope World to Apapa, Nigeria and Tin Can Island Port, Nigeria
08:12 CMA CGM announces GRR from India to East Africa
08:07 Maersk Line increases rates from Middle East & Indian sub-continent to North America

2018 August 18

08:03 Port of Oakland to build Seaport Logistics Complex
08:00 CMA CGM announces PSS from Europe, Scandinavia, Black Sea and West Med to Indian Ocean islands
07:57 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Europe
07:41 A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S posts results for Q2 2018

2018 August 17

20:03 A system of floating containment booms installed near two jetties of Petersburg Oil Terminal
18:26 Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard launches Pola Feodosia, forth of RSD59 dry cargo vessel series
17:54 Primorsk Oil Terminal’s throughput in Jan-Jul falls 12% to 31.38 million tonnes
17:51 Nevsky Shipyard continues testing of unique replenishment system
17:08 Marine Robotics: Laws, Applications, Technologies roundtable registration underway in Moscow and Vladivostok
17:03 Port of Vysotsk volume in Jan-Jul down to 10.45 million tonnes
16:27 Port of Ust-Luga throughput in Jan-Jul down 4% to 56.27 million tonnes (details)
16:04 Western Bulk publishes First half 2018 results
15:53 Port of St. Petersburg seven-month volumes grow 13% to 34.39 million tonnes (details)
15:34 Stena Blue Sky delivers the first LNG cargo at energy giant ENN's new terminal in China
15:03 ANL announces FAK rates from North Europe and Mediterranean to Australia
14:33 A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S delivers revenue growth in the second quarter of 2018
14:03 Third railway track put into operation in Port Bronka
13:58 Nevsky Shipyard wins contract for Arc4 passenger/freight vessel duo to be deployed on Sakhalin-Kurils route
13:51 Samsung Heavy Industries wins two eco-friendly LNG carriers
13:21 TORM posts H1 2018 interim results
13:04 A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S to pursue a separate listing of Maersk Drilling
12:30 Hapag-Lloyd invests in growing East African market
12:07 Port of Oakland gives $70,000 to develop eco-jobs workforce
11:07 Hapag-Lloyd announces rates for Far East Westbound East Asia (including Japan) to North Europe and Mediterranean
10:45 Crude oil futures price edges down to $71.38 in London, in New York to $65.44
10:07 Latest Sanmar tugboat under trials
10:02 Gazprom Neft 1H 2018 net profit soars 1.5-fold
09:41 Baltic Dry Index adds 2 pts to 1727 points
09:37 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Coronis
09:32 Port of St. Petersburg bunker prices close the week on a down note
09:06 Gulftainer invests AED11 mln in road extension
08:27 CMA CGM implements new FAK rates from North Europe and Mediterranean to Australia

2018 August 16

18:45 Kalashnikov Concern’s Vympel Shipyard lays keel for freezer trawler of Project T30
18:06 Port of Dover awarded contract to Solent Marine Ltd to design and fit-out Dover's new marina
17:32 Maersk Line announces rates from Far East Asia to West Africa