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MOL sees car carrier spaces easing up but sector still facing tonnage shortage

Tradewinds 27 Jan 2023
Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) believes the freight rate crash in container ships may temper demand in the red-hot car carrier market in the near term but it will ...

FMC receives more than 200 complaints related to charges, carriers refund over $700k in response

Splash24/7 27 Jan 2023
The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has received more than 200 charge complaints since the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022 (OSRA) was enacted in June 2022 ... The cost to ship exports remains slightly elevated.

Another Covid Surge in China Is the Global Supply Chain's Biggest Fear, But It May Be Overstated

NBC Bay Area 27 Jan 2023
CNBC's Supply Chain Heat Map shows how the weaker global economic conditions are influencing U.S.- China shipping routes. Ocean freight bookings from China to the U.S.

Disappearance of snow and its affects on Earth

The Telegraph India 27 Jan 2023
From Germany and France to the Czech Republic, many European ski resorts aren't exactly a winter wonderland this season ... Advertisement ... Lack of snow is bad news for shipping and power supply ... Freight ships could be severely disrupted for an average of more than two months a year by the end of the century, the report said ... Adapting to lack of snow ... .

More events target clients on 3rd day of 6th Dubai Customs Week

Urdu Point 26 Jan 2023
Nadia Abdul Aziz, President of NAFL lectured on best means to foster and develop the shipping and freight sector in the emirate and the UAE, which include improving skills for workers in the shipping sector ... Nadia talked about different shipping methods including sea, air, and ...
Edit Announce Launch of Platform Bringing Unprecedented Simplicity to Claims Management

Victoria Advocate 26 Jan 2023
"We understand that today's shippers are often overwhelmed with higher operating costs and a freight claims environment growing increasingly more complex due to concealed shortages, repair and maintenance claims, and unexpected fees from shipping lines," Schember said.

Maersk, MSC to end shipping alliance as cargo strategies diverge

Gulf News 26 Jan 2023
Moller-Maersk A/S and Mediterranean Shipping Co., the world’s largest container lines, will end a partnership of pooling cargo on their vessels after a decade as their rivalry on land-based logistics intensifies ... Maersk is transforming from a shipping line to a transport company handling almost the entire supply chain for its customers.

Indian shipping line, PLI for container manufacturing key budget demands of exporters

Financial Express 26 Jan 2023
Exporters have pitched for an Indian shipping line of global size and said the Budget FY24 would do well to provide for the initial investments ... “This is our most important recommendation that we have sent to the government that India should have a shipping line ... It will also ensure that India is not at the mercy of foreign shipping lines.

Anglo American Begins Sailing its First Large, LNG Dual-Fueled Bulker

The Maritime Executive 26 Jan 2023
Her sister ship Ubuntu Equality also recently bunkered in Singapore and now is making its way to South Africa where she will arrive at the end of January to begin service ... Along with her sister ship, the vessels were both handed over last month and immediately began 10-year charters to Anglo American.

Item of the Week: Thomas Jefferson’s Plants and Wine

The East Hampton Star 26 Jan 2023
As a port official, the customs collector often played middleman for ships arriving with freight and for the people who had bought goods ... Clearly, Hosack left an impression, since Jefferson’s letter to Gelston expresses a desire to support the garden and cover any shipping charges or taxes for the seeds.

The future of autonomous vessels in oil and gas companies 

Offshore Technology 26 Jan 2023
A small crew using automation and assisted by a remote operator thousands of miles distant does not appear to be a viable solution for evacuating large passenger ships ... Regulation of remote control stations; designation of remote operators as mariners; autonomous shipping requirements; and regional-specific regulations are all being considered.

Pakistan PM reaches for IMF lifebelt as economy goes into freefall

The Telegraph India 26 Jan 2023
Advertisement ... Companies halt production ... Adds Dawn newspaper ... The Pakistan Ship Agents’ Association has warned that shipping lines may stop sailing to Pakistan if the country doesn’t quickly pay the dollar freight charges. The shipping agents have said foreign lines are already looking at bypassing Pakistan because cargo volumes have slid ... .

Dubai Customs continues its activities in 6th Customs Week

Urdu Point 25 Jan 2023
Nadia Abdul Aziz, President of NAFL lectured on best means to foster and develop the shipping and freight sector in the emirate and the UAE, which include improving skills for workers in the shipping sector ... Nadia talked about different shipping methods including sea, air, and ...

Freightos, a Leading, Vendor-Neutral Booking and Payment Platform for International Freight, Lists on Nasdaq

Victoria Advocate 25 Jan 2023
CRGO), a leading global freight booking and payment platform ("Freightos" or the "Company") today announced the closing of its business combination with Gesher I Acquisition Corp ... Freightos connects carriers, freight forwarders, and importers/exporters to make international shipping faster, more cost-effective and more reliable.

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