• 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 November 30

18:36 Mina Rashid retains its title as the world’s leading cruise port at the World Travel Awards 2020
18:07 Seagoing vessels will pay a single tariff at North Sea Port from 1 January 2021
17:55 DP World’s Jebel Ali Port joins International Association of Ports and Harbours
17:36 Brittany Ferries’ new ship sets sail online
17:13 IAPH climate and energy working groups meet
16:48 Gasum continues to expand bunkering services
16:40 RWE and DEME Offshore install collars on offshore foundations
16:25 Fair treatment of seafarers and the COVID-19 pandemic on IMO Legal Committee's agenda
16:01 Report on maritime automation legislation commissioned by Finland’s Ministry of Transport and Communications pays attention to ensuring safety
15:37 Rosmorport conducted pilotage and docking of LNG tankers to temporary LNG Offshore Transshipment Complex in Barents Sea
15:14 "Wind Hunter Project" starts zero-emission project with wind propulsion and hydrogen
14:52 Port of Gdansk expects its tonnage to exceed 48 million tonnes in 2020
14:39 ABS and DSME sign JDP to explore using solid oxide fuel cells on-board VLCCs
14:30 Gazprom posts RUB 202.21 billion loss in 9M’2020
14:04 Uralhimmash shipped new equipment for NOVATEK’s facility in Ust-Luga
13:41 Average spot market price for Russian M100 product climbed to RUB 14,029 pmt
13:20 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Polymnia with CLdN Cobelfret
12:56 Collaboration and digitalisation highlighted for Singapore’s maritime safety efforts at MPA’s International Safety@Sea Event
12:33 RF Government expands Vladivostok seaport territory
12:10 Abu Dhabi Ports supports the fight against COVID-19 with capacity to store and distribute 70M vaccines
11:49 LNG bunker fleet could increase fivefold by 2030
11:48 NIBULON launches a 90-m non-self-propelled vessel
11:27 RS optimizes Rules for Classification and Construction of Sea-Going Ships
11:03 Van Oord’s vessel completes turbine installation at Borssele III & IV offshore wind farm
10:45 NIB and Tallink Silja Oy agree COVID Response loan to support operations
10:22 Volga Shipping Company transported 3.2 million tonnes of grain in navigation season of 2020
10:16 Castor Marine takes over SeaVsat assets
09:59 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Nov.30
09:38 Throughput of Chinese sea and river ports in 10M’2020 climbed by 3.7% YoY
09:20 Oil prices decrease in the beginning of the week
09:06 Baltic Dry Index as of July 7

2020 November 29

16:07 Port of Antwerp: New intermodal connections, October 2020
15:23 Lerwik Port Authority's Annual Review: Diverse customer base served Lerwik Harbour well in 2019
14:56 USCG, good Samaritan rescue 3 from sinking vessel near Cape Fear
13:28 BAE Systems secures Navy's contract for drydocking, maintenance and modernization of USS Wasp (LHD1)
12:41 Boluda’s new tug duo arrived in Rotterdam
11:48 Scorpio Bulkers announces the sale of Ultramax vessels
10:55 Pacific Basin expands its fleet with the acquisition of four modern Ultramax vessels

2020 November 28

15:51 Turkish shipbuilder orders boiler package from Parat for NB1105
14:23 Volkswagen Group selects marine biofuel leader GoodFuels to run fossil-free car transport operations
13:18 Fincantieri inks agreement with the Yucatán Gov’t for a new shipyard
12:27 Piriou has developed 100M cable vessel
11:39 Federal Maritime Commission increases global alliances' information monitoring report requirements
10:57 Managing passenger shipping for the benefit of all stakeholders

2020 November 27

18:27 First full-flow ballast water management system to receive Chinese Flag and CCS Type Approval
18:05 CLdN adds 2nd call on Zeebrugge - Cork route
17:47 Seagoing vessels mooring at North Sea Port will now pay a single tariff for the entire cross-border port area
17:26 FESCO delivered extra heavy power equipment from Russia to Bangladesh
17:05 LR, Anemoi and SDARI join forces on rotor sail designs
16:39 Interested parties invited to submit offers on development of deepwater terminal in Świnoujście
16:14 Sea-Cargo starts new freight service via Gothenburg
15:50 Yantar shipyard delivers new trawler of Project SK-3101R
15:48 Mikki Koskinen elected as the new Chairman of Finnish Shipowners’ Association
15:36 Head of Delo Group outlined tasks for updated composition of TransContainer BoD
15:15 IHM Certification for UK flag ships subject to PSC inspection at EU ports
14:48 IADС continues partnership with organizers of Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging Congress
14:14 Wilhelmsen awarded funding for Singapore 3D printing project
13:59 World Maritime University and Batumi State Maritime Academy signed MoU
13:33 Bunker prices recover in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
13:14 Fully integrated Wärtsilä Hybrid Solution selected for new Misje Rederi bulk carriers