• 2020 March 13 10:00

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

    CMA CGM Group, a world leader in maritime transport, has announced the start of the Ocean Alliance Day Four Product. The Ocean Alliance Day Four Product strengthens CMA CGM’s service offering by providing even better services and upgrades to the Group’s customers, in line with its Customer Centricity strategy, the company said in its release.

    Ocean Alliance Day Four will provide 19 Transpacific services, 2 Transatlantic services, 7 Asia-North Europe services, 4 Asia-Mediterranean services, 4 Asia-Middle East Gulf services and 2 Asia-Red Sea services.

    OCEAN ALLIANCE DAY 4 PRODUCT: 7 trades, 38 services
    Asia – North America West Coast

    Asia – North America Pacific South West
    PRX | Fuqing – Nansha – Yantian – Xiamen – Los Angeles – Fuqing
    BOHAI | Tianjin – Qingdao – Shanghai – Prince Rupert – Los Angeles – Oakland – Tianjin
    JAX | Port Kelang – Singapore – Laem Chabang – Cai Mep – Yantian - Los Angeles – Oakland – Yantian *pendulum loop with Columbus Suez*
    HBB | Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Los Angeles – Oakland – Tokyo - Qingdao
    SCS | Kaohsiung – Cai Mep – Shekou - Hong Kong – Yantian – Kaohsiung – Long Beach – Kaohsiung
    GEX | Taipei – Xiamen – Yantian – Los Angeles – Oakland - Taipei
    JDX | Hong Kong – Yantian - Kaohsiung – Taipei – Los Angeles – Oakland – Tacoma – Kaohsiung – Hong Kong
    HIX | Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – Long Beach – Busan – Ningbo

    Asia – North America Pacific North West
    COLUMBUS PNW | Singapore - Yantian – Xiamen – Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – Seattle – Vancouver – Qingdao *pendulum loop with CIMEX 1*
    TPX | Hong Kong – Yantian – Ningbo – Shanghai – Prince Rupert – Vancouver – Hong Kong
    NWX | Shanghai – Ningbo – Kaohsiung – Yantian - Tacoma – Vancouver – Tokyo – Osaka – Qingdao – Shanghai
    DAS | Shekou – Hong Kong – Yantian – Kaohsiung – Vancouver – Seattle – Busan – Kaohsiung – Shekou

    Asia – North America U.S. East Coast
    MANHATTAN BRIDGE | Qingdao – Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – PANAMA Canal - New York – Norfolk – Savannah – PANAMA Canal - Qingdao
    SAX | Hong Kong – Yantian – Xiamen - Shanghai – PANAMA Canal - Colon – New York – Savannah - Charleston – SUEZ Canal – Hong Kong
    COLUMBUS SUEZ | Yantian - Cai Mep – Singapore – Port Kelang – Colombo – SUEZ Canal - Halifax – New York – Norfolk – Savannah – Charleston – SUEZ Canal *pendulum loop with JAX*
    VESPUCCI | Qingdao – Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – PANAMA Canal - Colon – Savannah – Charleston – Boston – New York – Colon – PANAMA Canal - Qingdao
    TWS | Xiamen – Kaohsiung - Hong Kong – Yantian – PANAMA Canal - Colon – Savannah – New York – Norfolk – Baltimore – PANAMA Canal - Xiamen
    PEX3 | Singapore – Vung Tau – Hong Kong - Shekou – Ningbo – Shanghai - Busan – PANAMA Canal - Houston – Mobile – New Orleans – Tampa - Miami – SUEZ Canal - Singapore
    GMX | Shanghai – Ningbo – Xiamen – Yantian – PANAMA Canal - Houston - Mobile – PANAMA Canal - Shanghai

    Asia – North Europe
    FAL1 | Tianjin - Busan – Ningbo – Shanghai – Yantian – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Southampton – Dunkerque - Hamburg – Rotterdam – Southampton – Algeciras – SUEZ Canal – Port Kelang – Tianjin
    FAL2 | Tianjin – Dalian – Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Piraeus – Rotterdam – Hamburg – Antwerp – Rotterdam - SUEZ Canal – Shanghai – Tianjin
    FAL3 | Qingdao – Ningbo - Shanghai – Yantian – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Algeciras - Le Havre – Rotterdam – Antwerp - Le Havre – Malta - SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Jebel Ali – Port Kelang - Qingdao
    FAL5 | Shanghai – Ningbo – Xiamen – Yantian – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Felixstowe – Zeebrugge – Gdansk – Wilhelmshaven – Piraeus – SUEZ Canal – Singapore – Yantian – Shanghai
    FAL6 | Kaohsiung – Qingdao - Shanghai - Ningbo – Taipei – Yantian – Tanjung Pelepas – SUEZ Canal – Rotterdam – Felixstowe – Hamburg – Rotterdam – SUEZ Canal – Colombo – Tanjung Pelepas - Kaohsiung
    FAL7 | Xiamen - Nansha – Hong Kong – Yantian – Cai Mep – Port Kelang – SUEZ Canal – Piraeus – Hamburg – Rotterdam – Zeebrugge - Felixstowe – SUEZ Canal – Singapore – Hong Kong - Xiamen
    FAL8 | Ningbo – Shanghai - Kaohsiung – Yantian - Singapore – Colombo – SUEZ Canal – Antwerp – Hamburg – Rotterdam – SUEZ Canal – Port Kelang - Ningbo

    Transatlantic
    LIBERTY BRIDGE | Southampton – Antwerp – Rotterdam – Bremerhaven – Le Havre – New York – Norfolk - Savannah – Charleston – Southampton
    VICTORY BRIDGE | Le Havre – Antwerp – Rotterdam – Bremerhaven – Charleston - Miami – Veracruz – Altamira – Houston – New Orleans – Le Havre

    Asia – Middle East Gulf
    CIMEX 1 | Qingdao - Ningbo – Shekou – Singapore – Jebel Ali – Dammam – Bahrein - Sohar - Singapore – Yantian *pendulum loop with Columbus PNW*
    CIMEX 5 | Lianyungang – Qingdao – Shanghai – Hong Kong – Shekou – Singapore – Jebel Ali – Hamad - Dammam – Jubail - Abu Dhabi – Singapore - Nansha – Lianyungang
    CIMEX 6 | Shanghai – Ningbo – Taipei – Shekou – Tanjung Pelepas – Port Kelang – Jebel Ali – Umm Qasr – Jebel Ali - Port Kelang – Hong Kong – Shanghai
    CIMEX 7 | Qingdao - Shanghai – Ningbo – Nansha – Singapore – Jebel Ali – Abu Dhabi – Dammam – Abu Dhabi – Port Kelang – Qingdao

    Asia – Red Sea
    REX 1 | Tianjin – Qingdao - Ningbo – Nansha – Shekou – 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
    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 – Colombo – Singapore – Hong Kong – Qingdao
    BEX | Busan – Shanghai – Ningbo – Xiamen – Shekou – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Port Said West – Beirut – Tripoli - Istanbul Evyap (Izmit) – Istanbul Ambarli (Avcilar) – Constanza – Odessa – Piraeus – Port Said West – SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Port Kelang – Busan
    PHOEX | Shanghai – Ningbo – Busan – Shekou – Singapore – SUEZ Canal – Malta – Koper – Trieste – Rijeka – Port Said West – SUEZ Canal – Jeddah – Port Kelang – Shekou – Shanghai

    Ocean Alliance
     The world’s largest operational agreement between shipping companies
     4 major actors in the shipping industry: CMA CGM, COSCO, Evergreen and OOCL
     Launched in Spring 2017
     Long Term duration agreement




2020 June 5

12:01 Port of Rotterdam Authority decides to hold RFT for transport service along Container Exchange Route
11:47 Yevgeny Ditrikh takes helm of STLC Board of Directors
11:04 The second largest container vessels in the world, now has its “Socarrat”
10:41 Oil prices rise within $1
10:28 Marseille Maersk sets up new record for the port of Rotterdam
10:23 Training exercise held with rescuers of RF Navy’s Northern fleet to assist emergency ship in the Arctic
10:00 RF Navy's oceanographic research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky entered the North Sea
09:39 Bunker prices rise at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia
09:18 Baltic Dry Index on June 4
08:46 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, June 05

2020 June 4

18:20 Wärtsilä to supply Europe's most modern simulator for inland shipping training
18:02 Dutch innovative app trains 10,000 process industry workers in Singapore during Covid-19 lockdown
17:47 Singapore Maritime and Ports Authority issues guidelines for crew change
17:25 Gasum performs first LNG bunkering to Heerema’s Sleipnir
17:02 China Merchants Group's emergency working group of the prevention and control of COVID-19 holds 20th meeting
16:34 Throughput of port Vysotsk in 5M’2020 fell by 24.2% Y-o-Y
16:02 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v G. P. Zafirakis with Koch
15:41 NS Power's crew rescues two people in the Andaman Sea
15:23 RS Rules update: hybrid propulsion
15:02 Grimaldi boosts its Italy-Greece connections
14:32 DNV GL and ABB launch new MOU to advance marine digitalization with a remote signing ceremony
14:02 150 trapped eels rescued at the Port of Gothenburg
13:48 Bunker price are stable at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
13:31 MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company extends the seasonal blanking programme on its Asia–Europe network
13:01 Wärtsilä offers new remote service to overcome Covid-19 travel restrictions
12:31 DEME to build the Scheldt tunnel
12:03 Havyard presents new design concept for zero-emission sightseeing vessels
11:45 Annual throughput of Murmansk Transport Hub to be raised to 100 million tonnes
11:23 Construction of automated gate complex commences at APM Terminals Aarhus
11:10 Port of Zeebrugge joins the International Port Community Systems Association
10:58 Jiangnan Shipyard and Gabadi teams complete construction of the first LNG tank as part of an LNG-fuelled container ship project
10:57 AS Tallink Grupp Statistics for May 2020
10:33 More departures added for Helsinki-Tallinn route vessel Star from 4 June 2020
10:11 Oil prices go down by 1.48%-2.06%
10:00 CMA CGM cancels Low Sulphur Surcharge from July 1st, 2020
09:52 Russia’s leading shipping companies suggest development of ATB services by the USA example
09:40 PIER71 launches Smart Port Challenge 2020 with New Venture Capital Partners for maritime tech start-ups investments
09:36 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, June 04
09:14 Baltic Dry Index on June 3

2020 June 3

18:25 Russia's Main Department of State Expertise approves construction of operational water area under Obskiy LNG project
18:03 Cargotec’s Kalmar and MacGregor to help drive development of connected automated waterborne transport through participation in AEGIS project
17:46 Rosmorport announced tender to reconstruct coastal facilities of Vanino-Kholmsk ferry service
17:24 RF Government approved allocation of RUB 60.5 billion for Russian Railways’ BAM and Transsib projects in 2020
17:02 THE Alliance announces COVID-19 response measures for July, August and September 2020
16:35 Russian Railways CEO says railway link with Murmansk to be restored by June 23
16:11 Transport route to link Quy Nhon Port with Northeast Asia
15:49 Rosatomflot completed escorting Vladimir Voronin gas carrier along the Northern Sea Route
15:33 Fincantieri and ENI extend an agreement in the field of circular economy and decarbonisation
15:01 Austal announces CEO transition
14:33 HHLA handles world’s largest container ship at Burchardkai
14:11 Key players develop emission-free navigation solution for barges
13:32 The CMA CGM Group heads towards carbon neutrality by 2050
13:26 Bunker sales at Vladivostok port in 5M’2020 fell by 27% YoY
13:01 APM Terminals Mobile gains another distribution center
12:31 CMA CGM announces GRR from Asia to East Africa
12:01 Savannah harbor deepening sets precedent with four dredges working simultaneously
11:30 Abu Dhabi Ports launches “SAFEEN FEEDERS” shipping service in response to growing regional and global trade
11:00 EIZO secures LR type approval for maritime monitors via remote survey
10:30 Cargotec completes the ownership change of joint venture in China
10:09 Associations call for accelerating digitalisation of maritime trade and logistics