Tag: ,

MSC confirms former Maersk COO as its new CEO

MSC confirms former Maersk COO as its new CEO

  Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has confirmed that Soren Toft, who recently resigned as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of A.P. Møller–Mærsk, would be...

Søren Toft

Maersk’s former COO appointed CEO of MSC

  A.P. Møller–Mærsk’s former Chief Operating Officer, Søren Toft, who resigned from the largest shipping company last week, is heading to Maersk rival and 2M...

Italian regulator approves MSC’s acquisition of Messina

Italian regulator approves MSC’s acquisition of Messina

  Swiss shipping major Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has received the green light from the Italian Competition Authority (AGCM) to acquire a minority stake...

MSC slams war risk surcharge on shipments to Venezuela

MSC shuns northern sea route

  Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) is joining a growing list of carriers that have pledged not to use the northern sea route for shipping between Europe and...

MSC cruise ship Grandiosa complees sea trials

MSC cruise ship Grandiosa completes sea trials

  MSC Cruises’ first Meraviglia-Plus cruise ship, MSC Grandiosa, has successfully completed its first intensive systems tests at sea during three-day trials. The...

U.S. impounds MSC ship after record drug bust

MSC: We’re cooperating authorities on Gayane drug probe

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has said that it is “assisting and cooperating in any possible way with the authorities” related to the drug trafficking...

U.S. arrests four more people in MSC ship Gayane cocaine bust

MSC says it is not target of US MSC Gayane probe

Mediterranean Shipping Company informed that it is not the target of a U.S. investigation that was launched after customs authorities found almost 20 tons of cocaine of...

MSC slams war risk surcharge on shipments to Venezuela

MSC slams war risk surcharge on shipments to Venezuela

Switzerland-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) imposed a war risk premium surcharge on cargo coming from worldwide destinations into Venezuela.  The surcharge...

MSC, CMA CGM join Maersk's TradeLens

MSC, CMA CGM join Maersk’s TradeLens

  Two of the world’s biggest shipping companies – Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) and CMA CGM – will join a blockchain platform led by Maersk and known as...

Maersk to introduce a virtual assistant  

Maersk, MSC, Hapag-Lloyd, ONE form digital container shipping association

Four container shipping giants, Maersk, MSC, Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express (ONE), established the Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) on Wednesday last...

MSC-Mandy

Pirates open talks with MSC over Russian sailors abducted off Cotonou 

Abductors of the six Russian sailors kidnapped off the coast of Cotonou, Benin Republic on January 2 have contacted the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), which owns...

MSC-Mandy

MSC to negotiate release of crew kidnapped off Cotonou 

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) said it is setting up a team to negotiate with the pirates who kidnapped six Russian sailors from one if its containerships, the MSC...