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Maersk’s names Vincent Clerc as new CEO of container, logistics business

Maersk’s names Vincent Clerc as new CEO of container, logistics business

  Vincent Clerc has been promoted to run AP Moller-Maersk’s core ocean and logistics business replacing Soren Toft, who quit to join MSC, as the Danish group...

Four docked for stealing items worth N.7m at Apapa port

Driver docked for allegedly stealing truck, container

  A 30-year-old truck driver, Abdullahi Zubairu, was on Thursday arraigned before an Apapa Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing one DAF truck worth N5...

Cargo volumes rise by 4.1% at Port of Hamburg 

Port of Hamburg container volumes up by 6.9%

  Germany’s largest universal port, the Port of Hamburg, wrapped up the first three quarters of this year with a container throughput of 7 million TEUs,...

Maersk Line denies shipping firearms into Nigeria 

Maersk: Container volume slipped in Q3 

  The third quarter of 2019 saw growth in the global container volumes slip to 1.5% while freight rates declined an average of 3.6% according to AP Moller –...

Maersk Line to reduce cadet intakes from UK, South Africa 

Maersk’s operating results up despite lower container demand 

  Danish shipping major Maersk delivered an improvement in its operating results despite a lower global container demand seen in the quarter ended September 30,...

Police seize 954kg of cocaine hidden in container 

Police seize 954kg of cocaine hidden in container 

  The Drug Control Police in Costa Rica has seized a shipment of 954kg of cocaine hidden in a container destined for Belgium, the government said Monday. The drugs...

Containers push port of Rotterdam’s volumes up

Container volume on the rise at Port of Rotterdam 

  The Port of Rotterdam closed the first three quarters of this year with a slight increase of one percent in cargo handling. At the end of the nine-month period,...

Fake travel agent docked for N265,000 visa fraud

Police charge three for stealing container load of GOtv decoders

  Three men were on Thursday arraigned before an Apapa Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing a container load of GOtv decoders worth N40 million in Apapa. The...

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Police arraign three men for stealing N1.08m empty container

  Three men namely Olatunji Kehinde (46), Ojo Oladokun (28) and Rafiu Mamud (38) were on Wednesday arraigned before an Apapa Magistrate’s Court for allegedly...

Fallen container kills two, several injured in Lagos

Container falls off truck, kills two, injures several others in Lagos

  A fallen container from a truck has allegedly killed two people and injured several others at Ikorodu area of Lagos state on Monday. Director-General, Lagos State...

World Contained Index down by 5.6%

World Contained Index down by 5.6%

  The composite index decreased 5.6% this week and, 20.9% down as compared with same period of 2018. The average composite index of the WCI, assessed by Drewry for...

700 Kg of cocaine hidden in container seized in Hamburg 

700 Kg of cocaine hidden in container seized in Hamburg 

Authorities in Hamburg have found about 700 kilograms of cocaine hidden in refrigerated containers. In early April 2019, local customs and police received a tip-off...