• 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 May 25

18:07 AIDAmira joins to the AIDA Cruises fleet
17:51 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company cooperates with Columbia Shipmanagement to organize internship for ACSC 20 staff members
17:42 Carbon targets for shipping can only be met with ‘zero CO2’ fuels - ICS
17:40 IMO takes first steps to address autonomous ships
17:30 Marine Technics carried supplied marine pumps MT-Azcue for cargo vessels of different types
17:18 Container Terminal St. Petersburg in 1Q invested more than € 3.5 million in development, upgrade programme
17:04 Med Marine tugboat joins the company’s harbour fleet in Turkey’s Izmit Bay
16:59 Aleksandr Bryntsev appointed as Director General of Murmansk Shipping Company (photo)
16:25 Sovcomflot to provide technical supervision for the construction of Rosneft’s new LNG-fuelled tankers
16:04 Sanmar supplies a powerful tug to Forth Estuary Towage in Scotland
15:41 SMM advance press conference covered trends in SMMart Shipping
15:04 Seaspan accepts delivery of fourth 10000 TEU SAVER containership in four ship series
14:03 Port of Oakland online shipping platform goes live
13:33 MSC Splendida enters Busan Port
13:08 Klaipėda LNG terminal receives the 50th cargo
12:32 Transport and logistics sector of Latvia continues work with Chinese partners
12:03 Panama Canal nominated as finalist for Lloyd’s List’s Environment Award
11:50 Taganrog Sea Commercial Port handled 333,000 tonnes in QI’2018, up 4% Y-o-Y
11:24 Multipurpose Reloading Complex handled 1.02 million tonnes of cargo in QI’2018, down 20% Y-o-Y
11:03 Port of Amsterdam launches digital business guide
10:49 NOVATEK and TOTAL become partners in Arctic LNG 2 project
10:27 New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull
10:11 Brent Crude futures price down 0.19% to $78.64, Light Sweet Crude – down 2.25% to $43.97
09:56 Bunker prices are slightly up at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:33 Baltic Dry Index up to 1,109 points
09:22 ITF backs US dock workers in dispute with port authorities
08:20 Port of Vancouver makes history with the arrival of the 25 millionth
07:18 First eleven companies participate in Nextlogic

2018 May 24

19:04 Coal to Vostochny Port to be transported on Kuzbass-Vostochny Port route by innovative rolling stock
18:07 ZIM posts Q1 2018 results
17:31 Bureau Veritas publishes vital resource for decommissioning industry
17:24 Italy’s first, fully-automated gantry cranes reach Vado Ligure
17:17 Best quarter performance ever at CTSP terminal: 168,500 TEUs, a 7.8% container traffic growth
17:09 Successful testing programme with enhanced Wärtsilä’s navigation systems promotes operational safety and efficiency
16:57 MSC optimises its Transpacific-USWC network
16:15 MABUX: Bunker prices continue upward trend
15:12 UCL Port’s 1Q volumes decline 3.9% Y/Y to 9.4 million tonnes
15:10 ABS evaluation demonstrates feasibility of LPG as fuel strategy for Dorian LPG
14:58 MAN to equip world’s first LNG-powered fishing trawler
14:55 VARD secures contract for one stern trawler for Nergård Havfiske
13:06 TCSP Group’s 1Q volumes fall 8.4% Y/Y to 3.88 million tonnes
12:08 Sea Port of St. Petersburg sees strong growth in 1Q volumes
09:26 Baltic Dry Index drops 37pts to 1162 points
09:08 akquinet and IDENTEC SOLUTIONS join forces to revolutionize refrigerated container management
08:39 Maersk Line starts new transatlantic service between Europe’s Mediterranean region and Canada
08:34 Compagnie Maritime Monégasque and Damen join forces to introduce Fast Marine Access in Brazil

2018 May 23

17:54 Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg invested RUB 256 million in modernization of its facilities in QI’2018
17:27 Greece suggests arranging cruise lines to Russia
17:00 Rosmorrechflot comes out for replacement of shipbuilding subsidies with cheap financing
16:16 Agreement on Enhancing International Arctic Scientific Cooperation enters into force
15:48 New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull
15:25 DALO chooses SARIS to support SAR operations
15:03 FESCO transports three transformers from Novorossiysk for Moscow central heating and power plants
14:42 Ukraine’s water transport carried 0.3 million passengers in 4M’18, down 3%, Y-o-Y
14:21 Hapag-Lloyd update on restrictions for DG cargo handling at FIFA World Cup in Russia
13:59 Cargo transportation by Ukraine’s water transport fell by 18.5% to 1.0 million tonnes in 4M’18
13:36 SASCO BoD elected Aleksey Pavlov as Director General of the company
13:13 “K” Line announces delivery of special coal carrier “CORONA XANADU”
12:52 Tallink Grupp to list shares also on Helsinki Stock Exchange
12:31 Rosmorport appoints Sergey Lyamtsev as Acting Director of its Azov Basin Branch (photo)