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MSC slams war risk surcharge on shipments to Venezuela

MSC ship loses 23 containers off South Africa

  The South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) said it is investigating the loss of as many as 23 containers overboard from the MSC Palak in Algoa Bay near...

Pirates kidnap 20 Indians, spare Nigerian seafarer off Togo

Pirates defy coronavirus; kidnap 7 seafarers from MSC ship off Gabon 

  Pirates in the Gulf of Guinea appear not to be deterred by the coronavirus disease (covid-19) pandemic as they stormed a Portuguese-flagged containership named...

Pirates defy coronavirus; kidnap 7 seafarers from MSC ship off Gabon 

Pirates defy coronavirus; kidnap 7 seafarers from MSC ship off Gabon 

  Pirates in the Gulf of Guinea appear not to be deterred by the coronavirus disease (covid-19) pandemic as they stormed a Portuguese-flagged containership named...

Cayman Islands bar MSC ship amid coronavirus fears

Jamaica, Cayman Islands bar MSC ship amid coronavirus fears

  A Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) cruise ship with over 4,500 passengers on board and over 1,600 crew members has been denied port access to Jamaica and...

Canada slams $12,000 fine on MSC ship for speed limit violating

Canada slams $12,000 fine on MSC ship for violating speed limit

Transport Canada has slammed a CAD12,000 (about USD9,000) penalty to a containership operated by Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and five other fines to...

U.S. impounds MSC ship after record drug bust

U.S. impounds MSC ship after record drug bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has seized the MSC Gayane following last month’s record seizure of 20 tons of cocaine hidden in containers on board the vessel at...

Stowaway attempts to set MSC ship on fire

VIDEO: Stowaway attempts to set MSC ship on fire

Israeli Defense Force (IDF) personnel boarded a cargo ship belonging to the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) off Haifa on Sunday in response to an unlisted passenger...

MSC ship crashes s into dock, tourist boat 

MSC ship crashes into dock, tourist boat 

A cruise ship operated by Swiss MSC Cruises crashed into a dock in Venice on Sunday, hitting a tourist boat. The incident involving MSC Opera occurred at San Basilio...

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Pirates kidnap MSC ship crew off Cotonou

The world’s second largest container carrier, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) on Thursday confirmed that one of its ships was attacked and its crew members...

PHOTOS: MSC ZOE loses 270 containers in stormy weather 

MSC ship attacked by pirates off Cotonou, another loses 270 containers in stormy weather 

Authorities in Germany and the Netherlands are continuing to respond to the loss of an estimated 270 containers from the mega containership MSC ZOE in the North Sea due...

MSC ship loses 13 containers overboard

MSC ship loses 13 containers overboard

The South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) has issued an urgent warning to vessels east of South Africa to be on the lookout for cargo containers that...

MSC ship crewmember falls overboard

MSC ship crewmember falls overboard

A crewmember from the cruise ship MSC Seaside went overboard off US Virgin Islands on Wednesday, according to the US Coast Guard. Relevant authorities launched a...