Scientists reports highest ocean temperatures since 1955A new research, authored by 20 scientists from 13 institutes around the world, from sea level to a depth of 2,000 meters, recorded the highest ocean temperatures since 1955.
China’s Shanghai Zhenhua launches JSD 6000 vesselShanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co (ZPMC) of China recently launched the deepwater heavy lift pipelay vessel JSD 6000 constructed by Ulstein at its Qidong plant.
FESCO Transportation Group expands coverage of its shipping line to ChinaFESCO Transportation Group announced that it has added a new port of call in Wenzhou on the route of its container shipping line FESCO China Express-2 "Eastern Arrow".
Chinese dry bulk owner Jinhui Shipping sells ageing supramaxThe 2002-built supramax bulker Jin Ping was sold for $5.5m by Chinese dry bulk owner Jinhui Shipping and Transportation.
Exports from China surged 21% in NovemberA global shortage of shipping containers is blunted by China's world-beating economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, hampering manufacturers from filling fast-recovering global goods orders.
Third LNG-powered containership of CMA CGM leaves from ChinaThe third ultra-large LNG-powered Palais Royal container ship from CMA CGM left the Jiangnan shipyard on Changxing Island.
Shangai becomes the first port to handle more than 4M TEU in a monthShanghai has broken its own monthly container handling record, becoming the world's first port to handle over 4 million TEUs in a calendar month.
Costa Cruises plans to sail away to China for 2021China may be poised to come out of the pandemic as an even stronger cruise market , the company says, with a booking curve measured in weeks and mostly short cruises on the market already.
Japan claims Chinese vessels sail near disputed islandsOn Sunday, Japan's Coast Guard said two Chinese vessels had entered what Japan considers its territorial waters to be close to the disputed islands in the East China Sea.
Illegal fishing by Chinese boats in South Korea grows unrestrainedIllegal fishing by Chinese boats in South Korean waters has become increasingly rampant, with reported cases more than doubling from 2017 to 2019.
China, South Korea and Taiwan search for missing livestock carrier crewAt the request of the government of the Philippines; China, Taiwan and South Korea joined the search and rescue operations for 40 missing crew from the livestock carrier Gulf Livestock 1.
FESCO launches its new Arctic line between China and USAFESCO Transportation Group says FESCO Arctic Line is launching a new maritime container service that will link the ports of Provideniya and Pevek with the ports of China and the USA in the Chukotka Autonomous Region.
Maersk cancels blanked sailings on the transpacificRecord spot prices seen on the transpacific to the west coast in recent weeks have sparked concern in China , South Korea and the US, nudging $4,000 per container.