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World’s largest LNG powered containership calls in Singapore 

World’s largest LNG powered containership calls in Singapore 

  The world’s largest LNG-powered containership – the 23,000 TEU CMA CGM Jacques Saade – made its maiden call in Singapore on Monday.  The CMA CGM Jacques...

Containership market witnessed contrast in 2018 — Alphaliner 

Containership orderbook drops to 20-year low 

  The global containership orderbook, seen as a percentage of the world fleet, has dropped to a historic low in July 2020, standing at only 9.4% or 2.21 million...

Containership crashes into Manila pier

Containership crashes into Manila pier

  A Feedermax container vessel accidentally rammed into a pier at Manila North Harbor port in the early morning hours of Monday, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)...

Maersk sells giant containership for green recycling 

Maersk sells giant containership for green recycling 

  Maersk, owner and operator of the world’s largest container shipping fleet, has sold a 9, 640 TEU containership Sine Maersk for demolition in Turkey. The...

Containership market witnessed contrast in 2018 — Alphaliner 

45% of ports see drop in containership calls — Report 

  A weekly report from the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) Port Economic Impact Barometer shows that the COVID-19 pandemic impacts ports...

Armed pirates attack LNG carrier off Bonny

Pirates board containership off Benin, hold crew hostage 

  Pirates are reported to have attacked the containership Tommi Ritscher off Cotonou, Benin holding eight of the crew hostage.  The Portuguese-flagged boxship was...

Captain of containership murdered onboard in Colombia

Captain of containership murdered onboard in Colombia

  The captain of an Isle of Man-registered containership was murdered onboard his ship at the Port of Cartagena, Colombia, the ship’s manager has confirmed.  ...

Containership runs aground on lower Mississippi

Containership runs aground on lower Mississippi

  A 334-meter containership has run aground on the Lower Mississippi River near Poydras, Louisiana.  The U.S. Coast Guard reports that watch standers at Coast...

China overtakes Germany as biggest containership nation

China overtakes Germany as biggest containership nation

  China has overtaken Germany as the biggest nation in the container shipping sector in terms of total TEU. “The fact that China would overtake us in this respect...

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Pirates attack containership off Bayelsa

  A group of armed men fired upon a containership suspected to belong to the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) while it was underway some 19 nautical miles South...

Containership hit by fire off Mozambique 

Containership hit by fire off Mozambique 

  A fire broke out in the engine room of the Sub Panamax containership EM Oinousses while the ship was sailing from Maputo to Mombasa on Monday, January 20, 2020....

Pirates attack tanker off West Africa

Pirates attack containership off Bayelsa

  A group of armed men fired upon a containership suspected to belong to the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) while it was underway some 19 nautical miles South...