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India Plans to Develop a Transshipment Hub in Nicobar

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 2,312-km-long submarine optic fibre cable network linking Chennai and Port Blair. This will provide a faster and...

MV Wakashio: Mauritius declares a “state of environmental emergency”

MV Wakashio ran aground in Indian ocean on 25th July and the crew was evacuated. Thus, the bulk carrier treated to leak tons of...

Shipping Companies Shift from Beirut Port

Shipping ompanies are looking for lternative ports to call their vessels.  With the massive explosion at Beiruit, Lebanon port more than 137 lost their...

Maersk Shows Interest in ECT- Colombo Port

World largest container shipping line has shown their interest to develop East Container Terminal in Colombo port, Sri Lanka. Maersk Line expects to have...

SAGT Becomes the First Sri Lankan Terminal to Join TradeLens

South Asia Gateway Terminal is the 1st public privste partnership (PPP) container terminal in Sri Lanka. SAGT adopt the Blockchain Technology by collaborating with...

NYK Enters Tugboat Business

NYK Line (Vietnam) Co. Ltd entered the tugboat business at Phu My and Cai Mep ports in Vietnam. NYK entered the business by acquiring...

DCSA Introduces Standards for Digital Exchange of Operational Vessel Schedules

DCSA, a neutral, non-profit group established to further digitalisation of container shipping technology standards, in conjunction with its nine member carriers, today published standards for the exchange of...

Global Shipping Fleet to Sound Horns on 8 July for Heroes at Sea

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) encourages ships around the world to sound their horns when in port at 12.00 local time on 8th...

South Korea Implements National Sulphur Emission Control Areas

South Korea is the latest country to announce the designation of national sulphur emission control areas which will enter into force on 1 September...

Yang Ming Reaches Carbon Emission Target 11 Years Ahead

In 2019, Yang Ming fleet’s average carbon intensity significantly reduced by 51% compared with the level in 2008. This is in line with the...

Hyundai Glovis signs an Exclusive Deal with Volkswagen

Hyundai Glovis and Volkswagen signed a contract worth of $432.4 million to transport finished automobile from Europe to China. Hyundai Glovis is a logistics arm...

Instant Quote Function is Now Available in MyMSC

MSC has introduced a new online Instant Quote function to its e-business platform myMSC. Customers will be able to quickly and easily get shipping rates for container...