• 2018 April 11 18:06

    CMA CGM starts its new unmatched service offering: Ocean Alliance Day Two Product

    CMA CGM Group, a world leader in maritime transport, has announced the start of the Ocean Alliance Day Two Product, the company said in its press release. Based on the success of Ocean Alliance, the Ocean Alliance Day Two Product strengthens CMA CGM’s service offering by providing even better services and upgrades to the Group’s customers.

    The Ocean Alliance Day Two Product has a carrying capacity of around 3.1 million TEUs (Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit) with 331 containerships deployed on 41 services. CMA CGM will continue to play a major role within the alliance, deploying a fleet of 121 ships.
    The evolution of Ocean Alliance highlights the commitment of its members to optimize their offering by adding new services to serve customers even better:

    20 Transpacific services, 4 Transatlantic services, 6 Asia-North Europe services, 4 Asia-Mediterranean services, 5 Asia-Middle East Gulf services, 2 Asia-Red Sea services;

    on the Transatlantic trade, the new offering provides an increased coverage of the East Coast of the United States with a new service: Independence Bridge;

    offers a direct service from North China & South Korea to the Red Sea;

    continues to optimize and upgrade its offering with additional ports of call.

    CMA CGM customers will be able to enjoy the new range of products and services developed by the Group as part of its Customer Centricity strategy:

    SERENITY By CMA CGM: a new set of products aimed at offering simpler, faster and customized solutions to secure our customers’ business. SERENITY allows customers to manage supply chain risk more efficiently and at a lower cost. With Cargo Value Serenity, the first product launched in this new range, CMA CGM covers any kind of cargo incident no matter who is responsible,

    REEFLEX: a brand new container technology that enables the refrigerated carriage of liquids. This is the most efficient and cost-effective transportation mode for beverages, semi-finished or even raw material,

    online payment: already available in the USA via our e-commerce platform, allows our customers to complete a full transaction, from booking to payment, using our eBusiness portal,

    inland tariffs: a new tool to search for the best tariffs and intermodal solutions.

    An additional intermodal and logistics offer proposed by CMA CGM and its subsidiaries

    In addition to the 41 maritime services, CMA CGM and its subsidiaries offer their customers a unique offer of land solutions and logistics in each of the countries involved. This offer which includes road, rail and inland waterway options, represents a complete solution that will integrate the whole supply chain allowing door-to-door offers.

    With this new offer, CMA CGM customers will enjoy the expertise and global offer of a leading shipping company that puts their needs and expectations at the center of its strategy and development.

    On the occasion of the launch of the Ocean Alliance Day Two Product, Olivier Nivoix, Senior Vice President Ocean Alliance Lines, stated: “Since its launch last year, Ocean Alliance has been a great success from a customer perspective. We are pleased to start this new chapter with our Day Two Product, which perfectly illustrates our customer centric strategy. By improving our services and offering our range of new added-value solutions, we continue to go beyond regular business relations with our customers by offering them an experience that meets their needs and expectations in order to build with them the shipping of tomorrow.”
     
    OCEAN ALLIANCE DAY 2 PRODUCT: 7 trades, 41 services
    Asia – North America West Coast: 13 weekly loops, 80 vessels, 97 weekly calls in 30 ports
    Asia – North America Pacific South West
    PRX: Fuqing – Nansha – Hong Kong – Yantian – Xiamen – Los Angeles – Oakland – Fuqing
    BOHAI: Dalian - Tianjin – Qingdao – Shanghai – Prince Rupert – Long Beach – Oakland – Dalian
    JAX: Port Kelang – Singapore – Jakarta – Laem Chabang – Cai Mep – Los Angeles – Oakland – Hong Kong –Cai Mep – Singapore – Port Kelang – Colombo *pendulum loop with Columbus Suez*
    HRX: Lianyungang – Shanghai – Ningbo – Long Beach – Seattle – Lianyungang
    HBB: Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Los Angeles – Oakland – Tokyo - Qingdao
    SCS: Kaohsiung –Cai Mep – Shekou - Hong Kong – Yantian – Kaohsiung – Long Beach –Kaohsiung
    GEX: Taipei – Xiamen – Shekou – Yantian – Los Angeles – Oakland - Taipei
    JDX: Yantian – Hong Kong – Kaohsiung – Taipei – Los Angeles – Oakland – Tacoma – Kaohsiung –Yantian
    HIX: Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – Long Beach – Busan – Ningbo
    Asia – North America Pacific North West
    COLUMBUS PNW: Yantian – Xiamen – Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – Seattle – Vancouver – Yantian
    TPX: Singapore – Cai Mep – Hong Kong – Yantian – Ningbo – Shanghai – Prince Rupert – Vancouver – Shanghai – Ningbo – Nansha – Singapore *pendulum loop with CIMEX 7
    NWX: Yantian – Kaohsiung – Shanghai – Ningbo – Tacoma – Vancouver – Tokyo – Osaka – Qingdao – Yantian
    DAS: Shekou – Hong Kong – Yantian – Kaohsiung – Vancouver – Seattle – Busan – Kaohsiung – Shekou
     
    Asia – North America U.S. East Coast: 7 weekly loops, 72 vessels, 65 weekly calls in 29 ports
    MANHATTAN BRIDGE: Qingdao – Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – PANAMA Canal – New York – Norfolk – Savannah – Qingdao
    SAX: Xiamen – Hong Kong – Yantian – Shanghai – PANAMA Canal – Colon – New York – Savannah Charleston – Xiamen
    COLUMBUS SUEZ: Hong Kong – Cai Mep – Singapore – Port Kelang – Colombo – SUEZ Canal – Halifax – New York – Norfolk – Savannah – Charleston – Port Kelang – Singapore – Jakarta – Laem Chabang – Cai Mep *pendulum loop with JAX*
    VESPUCCI: Qingdao – Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – PANAMA Canal – Colon – Savannah – Charleston – Boston – New York – Colon – Qingdao
    TWS: Xiamen – Hong Kong – Yantian – Kaohsiung – PANAMA Canal – Colon – Savannah – Baltimore – Norfolk – New York – Xiamen
    PEX3: Singapore – Hong Kong – Shekou – Shanghai – Ningbo – Busan – PANAMA Canal – Houston – Mobile – New Orleans – Miami – Jacksonville – Singapore
    GMX: Shanghai – Ningbo – Xiamen – Yantian – PANAMA Canal – Houston - Mobile - Shanghai
     
    Asia – North Europe: 6 weekly loops, 66 vessels, 81 weekly calls in 33 ports
    FAL1: Tianjin – Busan – Ningbo – Shanghai – Yantian – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Algeciras – Southampton – Dunkirk – Hamburg – Rotterdam – Southampton – Le Havre – SUEZ Canal – Khor Fakkan – Port Kelang – Xiamen – Tianjin
    FAL2: Tianjin – Dalian – Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Piraeus – Rotterdam – Hamburg – Antwerp – SUEZ Canal – Shanghai – Tianjin
    FAL3: Qingdao – Ningbo – Shanghai – Yantian – Cai Mep – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Le Havre – Rotterdam – Hamburg – Antwerp – Le Havre – Malta – SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Nansha – Qingdao
    FAL5: Shanghai – Ningbo – Xiamen – Yantian – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Felixstowe – Rotterdam – Gdansk – Wilhelmshaven – Felixstowe – SUEZ Canal – Singapore – Yantian – Shanghai
    FAL6: Kaohsiung – Ningbo – Shanghai – Taipei – Yantian – Colombo – SUEZ Canal – Rotterdam – Felixstowe – Hamburg – Rotterdam – SUEZ Canal – Colombo – Kaohsiung
    FAL7: Ningbo – Shanghai – Hong Kong – Nansha – Shekou – Tanjung Pelepas – Port Kelang – SUEZ Canal – Piraeus – Antwerp – Hamburg – Rotterdam – Felixstowe – Zeebrugge – Piraeus – SUEZ Canal – Tanjung Pelepas – Singapore – Hong Kong – Ningbo
     
    Transatlantic: 4 weekly loops, 22 vessels, 39 weekly calls in 23 ports
    AMERIGO: Malta – Salerno – Livorno – Genoa – Fos – Barcelona – Valencia – New York – Norfolk – Savannah – Miami – Algeciras – Malta
    LIBERTY BRIDGE: Southampton – Antwerp – Rotterdam – Bremerhaven – Le Havre – New York – Norfolk - Baltimore – Charleston – Southampton
    VICTORY BRIDGE: Le Havre – Antwerp – Rotterdam – Bremerhaven – Miami – Veracruz – Altamira – Houston – New Orleans – Le Havre
    INDEPENDENCE BRIDGE (New): Southampton – Le Havre – Antwerp – Rotterdam – Bremerhaven – Charleston – Savannah – Miami – New York – Southampton
     
    Asia – Middle East Gulf: 5 weekly loops, 33 vessels, 57 weekly calls in 25 ports
    CIMEX 1: Tianjin – Dalian – Busan – Shanghai – Ningbo – Shekou – Singapore – Khor Al Fakkan – Jebel Ali – Sohar – Port Kelang –Singapore – Shekou – Tianjin
    CIMEX 3: Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Shekou – Singapore – Jebel Ali – Hamad – Dammam – Jubail – Singapore – Qingdao
    CIMEX 5: Lianyungang – Qingdao – Ningbo – Hong Kong – Shekou – Singapore – Jebel Ali – Bahrain – Dammam – Abu Dhabi – Port Kelang – Nansha – Lianyungang
    CIMEX 6: Shanghai – Ningbo – Taipei – Shekou – Tanjung Pelepas – Port Kelang – Jebel Ali – Bandar Abbas – Port Kelang – Hong Kong – Shanghai
    CIMEX 7: Shanghai – Ningbo – Nansha – Singapore – Jebel Ali – Abu Dhabi – Dammam – Singapore – Cai Mep – Hong Kong – Yantian – Ningbo – Shanghai *Pendulum loop with TPX
    Asia – Red Sea: 2 weekly loops, 17 vessels, 27 weekly calls in 16 ports
    REX 1: Tianjin – Qingdao - Busan –Shanghai - Ningbo – Nansha – Shekou – Tanjung Pelepas – Singapore – Jeddah – Sokhna – Aqaba – Jeddah – Port Kelang – Ningbo – Tianjin
    REX 2: Shanghai – Ningbo – Taipei – Xiamen – Shekou – Singapore – Djibouti – Jeddah – Sokhna – Aqaba – Djibouti – Singapore – Shanghai
     
    Asia – Mediterranean: 4 weekly loops, 41 vessels, 71 weekly calls in 35 ports
    MEX1: Qingdao – Busan – Shanghai – Ningbo – Nansha – Yantian – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Malta –Valencia – Barcelona - Fos – Genoa – Malta – Beirut – SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Jebel Ali – Port Kelang – Xiamen – Qingdao
    MEX2: Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Kaohsiung – Hong Kong – Yantian – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Piraeus – La Spezia – Genoa – Fos – Valencia – Piraeus – SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Colombo – Singapore – Hong Kong – Qingdao
    BEX: Busan – Shanghai – Ningbo – Kaohsiung – Xiamen – Shekou – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Port Said West – Beirut – Piraeus – Istanbul Evyap (Izmit) – Istanbul Ambarli (Avcilar) – Constanza – Odessa – Istanbul Ambarli (Avcilar) – Mersin – Port Said West – SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Port Kelang – Busan
    PHOEX: Shanghai – Ningbo – Busan – Shekou – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Port Said East – Malta – Koper – Trieste – Rijeka – Venice – Koper – Malta – Damietta – SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Port Kelang – Shekou – Shanghai




2018 October 23

11:24 DP World reports 3.7% gross like - for - like volume growth in 9m 2018
10:59 Woodside signs cooperation agreement with ENN
10:35 INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project commences LNG shipment
09:58 Brent Crude futures price down 0.38% to $79.53, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.27% to $69.17
09:24 IMO approves a programme of actions to deliver the initial strategy on reducing greenhouse gas emissions from ships.
09:17 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,579 points
07:14 GTT receives a new order from DSME for the tank design of an LNG carrier

2018 October 22

18:33 Rolls-Royce and Sunseeker agree new framework agreement for supply of MTU engines
18:32 OOCL introduces new Mediterranean and West Africa direct service
18:29 Rotterdam expects record 50,000-tonne shipment of pig iron
18:01 Arctic Council meeting of Environment Ministers ends with talks about future cooperation
17:39 IMO's Marine Environment Protection Committee meets
17:16 Glavgosexpertiza approves modernization of onshore facilities in Salekhard
16:22 Humber International Enterprise Park plans reshaped after public feedback
15:34 Nornickel’s Polar Transportation Division carried 2.4 million tonnes of cargo in navigation season 2018
15:10 ESPO congratulates Port of Valencia, Ports of Bremen, Port of Moerdijk and Port of Tangier for renewing Ecoports’ Environmental Standard
14:17 Sovcomflot named a finalist in four different categories of 2018 Lloyd’s List Global Awards
13:55 Onezhsky Shipyard delivered ice-class buoy tender named Fortuna
13:23 Pavilion Energy and BW ink deal for long-term charter of two Singapore-flagged LNG newbuilds
12:58 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO down to RUB 21,455 in RF spot market
12:36 LUKOIL BoD recommends interim dividend amount
12:13 Bunker sales at the port of Singapore in 9M’18 down 1.5% Y-o-Y to 37.46 million tonnes
11:51 Power of gender diversity on the agenda at Seatrade Maritime Middle East
11:32 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 5.6% to 14.69 million TEUs in Jan-Sep’18
11:09 Abu Dhabi Ports collaborates with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company on international blockchain solution Silsal
10:50 Port of Singapore throughput in 9M’18 grew by 0.9% Y-o-Y to 470.49 million tonnes
10:28 Brent Crude futures price up 0.69% to $80.34, Light Sweet Crude – up 0.68% to $69.76
10:09 NYK PCTC receives special award from the Association for Rescue at Sea
09:47 STLC to obtain additional RUB 5.9 billion of federal subsidies in 2018
09:15 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,765 points
09:06 ABS awards AIP to HHI’s standardized FPSO topside
08:08 DP World, UAE Region wins Terminal Operator of the Year at Maritime Standards Awards
06:22 ABS awards AIP to HHI’s deepwater FLNG hull

2018 October 21

08:54 20,000 TEU COSCO SHIPPING Sagittarius named in Shanghai
08:50 CFO Paul Smits leaves the Port of Rotterdam Authority
07:52 COSCO SHIPPING starts shipment of Toyota exhibits

2018 October 20

08:47 Boskalis, Van Hattum en Blankevoort and Mobilis construct deep-sea quay for the new HES Hartel Tank Terminal at Maasvlakte
08:10 Navios Partners announce filing of F - 1 for direct listing of Navios Containers
08:06 Maersk Line increases FAK rates for Northern Europe to Middle East and ISC trade
08:04 U.S. Navy contracts Austal to order materials for EPF 13
07:44 EU Commission launches the European Network of U-space Demonstrators

2018 October 19

18:42 ABN AMRO, Samsung SDS and the Port of Rotterdam Authority launch container logistics blockchain pilot
18:07 Stena Line's battery hybrid vessel completes its first month of operation
17:56 ABN AMRO, Samsung SDS and Port of Rotterdam Authority launch container logistics blockchain pilot
17:35 Port of Gdansk participated in the CILF 2018 fair in China
17:11 Gdansk pays a visit to Singapore
16:57 Testbed established for Internet of Ships Open Platform
16:48 Finland’s Water Transport Act aims to improve safety and increases preparedness for the future
16:26 World’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel “Kairos” started its voyage to Europe
16:04 KN will motivate its employees with the company's shares
15:42 New Falck training centre on the Maasvlakte officially openes
15:20 Seimas members visiting Klaipėda discussed benefits provided by LNG terminal
14:59 Ukraine plans dredging of 16.33 million cbm of material in 2019
14:37 UN agencies delivering on maritime security
14:15 Hapag-Lloyd starts new Red Sea service
14:00 Atomflot: shipments from Arctic LNG and Yamal LNG to be assisted by diesel and gas powered icebreakers
13:31 MOL's newbuilt LNG carrier "MARVEL EAGLE" to transport LNG from Cameron project in U.S.
13:11 NIBULON Shipbuilding and Repair Yard launches POSS-115 Project tug
13:05 BigLift Barentsz sails Northern Sea route for Pioneering Spirit
12:48 Glavgosexpertiza approves reconstruction of KSK grain terminal to increase its capacity to 4 million tonnes