UNCTAD forecasts slower maritime growth trade through to 2026

  The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) predicts that maritime trade growth will…

Newbulding orders of Chinese yards up 210.5% in first 10 months

  The surge in newbuilding orders has seen new contracts at Chinese yards increase 210.5% year-on-year…

Traders reject hike in Customs duty

  The South-East Amalgamated Markets Traders Association (SEAMATA) said it has rejected the recent increase in…

Chief cook stabs captain 45 times on ship 

  Just ten months after the alleged massacre of seven Indonesian sailors in Port-Louis’ roadstead, the…

Customs intercepts N71.3m hidden in car boot

  The Katsina Area Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Monday said it intercepted an…

U.S. Navy ship rescues Iranian mariners adrift For eight days

  A U.S. Navy vessel on November 27 rescued two Iranian mariners from a fishing vessel…

Nigeria’s exports trade to hit $112bn by 2030

  A new research by Standard Chartered Bank has projected that Nigeria’s export trade would hit…

Container shipping Q3 profits surpass tech giants

    Unprecedented $48.1 billion earnings for container shipping in Q3 saw the industry surpassing tech…

Maersk secures logistics deal with global furniture company

  Danish container shipping giant Maersk and global eCommerce furniture company Zinus have signed a Memorandum…

Lagos, Ecobank release 34 fibreglass boats to fishermen 

  Lagos State Government, in collaboration with Ecobank Nigeria has given 34 fibreglass boats to cooperative…

Port congestion eases in Asia while U.S. battles import deluge

  Asia’s largest ports are showing signs that congestion is easing ahead of the holiday season,…

APM Terminals to operate new eco-friendly facility in Louisiana

  Container terminal operator APM Terminals, part of A.P. Moller Maersk, has signed a letter of…

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