French shipping major CMA CGM resumes calls to BeirutAs the operating situation in the port of Beirut is now back to normal again, French shipping major CMA CGM has resumed calls to this port.
Hapag-Lloyd’s Beirut office completely destroyed by the deadly blastThe Beirut office of the German liner shipping company Hapag-Lloyd was completely destroyed by the deadly blast that occurred in Lebanon's capital on Tuesday.
CMA CGM states one worker is missing, many injured after Beirut blastThe French container shipping company CMA CGM, which is firmly ingrained in Lebanon, has launched an emergency program to carry out a thorough health and safety review of its 261 employees based in Beirut.
Hyundai receives green light from Lloyd’s Register for ammonia-fueled shipsIn collaboration with global engine manufacturer MAN Energy Solutions and Lloyd's Register, Hyundai Mipo Dockyard intends to commercialize the ammonia-propelled ships by 2025.
Australian Maritime Safety Authority works on cargo securingThe Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) is launching a focused inspection program targeting arrangements for securing cargo on containerships entering Australian ports.
NYK Line acquired 15% of shares of a tugboat companyJapanese shipping company NYK Line has purchased 15 per cent of Thoresen Vinama Tug Co Ltd 's shares and entered the tugboat market at the Vietnam ports of Phu My and Cai Mep.
MSC updates Intra-Asia networkMSC Mediterranean Shipping Company continues to extend and improve its intra-Asian network by launching a new service at the beginning of week 30 and updating four existing services.
BIMCO: COVID-19 impacts ability to comply with EU’s ship recycling regulationsMany shipowners face challenges in finalizing the Hazardous Materials Inventory (HMI) required under the forthcoming EU Ship Recycling Regulations (EUSRR), due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
European Parliament gets tougher on shippingOn Tuesday 7 July, the Environment Committee of the European Parliament voted in favor of including CO2 emissions from the maritime industry in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS).
Klaveness Combination Carriers secured $60m green financingNorwegian owner Klaveness Combination Carriers has secured a $60 m long term loan linked to sustainability and a revolving credit facility to finance the seventh and eighth of its newbuild CLEANBU vessel.
Stena Line newbuild projects begins despite coronavirusStena Line, a ferry shipping firm, announced Monday that construction of its two new bigger E-Flexer ferries began in Weihai, China.
NC Ports Announces New LeadershipAfter Paul J. Cozza 's retirement at the end of this year, Brian E. Clark will take over as Executive Director of the North Carolina State Ports Authority.
Extra customs checks for Chinese shipments in IndiaCustoms officials at Chennai, one of India's largest ports, held extra-check shipments from China.