Container shipping rates could take two years to return to normal

  Ocean freight rates, which have pummelled retailers and manufacturers throughout 2021, may take more than…

NSC boss visits shipping companies

  The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) is seeking seamless collaboration with shipping companies as a means…

14 countries back tougher climate target for shipping

  Denmark, the United States and 12 other countries on Monday backed a goal to reduce…

Foreign shipping lines reject Nigerian ship chandlers — Official 

  A former president of the Nigeria Licensed Ship Chandlers Association, Anthony Ebuehi, has said that…

Group condemns invasion of shipping agencies by security officials 

  The Central Working Committee (CWC) of the Senior Staff Association of Shipping, Clearing & Forwarding Agencies…

Russia plans year-round shipping via Northern Sea Route

  Russia plans to begin year-round shipping via the Northern Sea Route that passes through the…

ICYMI: June 12: How politics ruined Abiola’s shipping, aviation businesses

  Many may not be aware that the acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 Presidential…

Seaspan completes largest US private placement in shipping

  Containership owner and operator Seaspan Corporation, part of Atlas Corp., has entered into a note…

Five shipping companies form K-Alliance

  Five South Korean container shipping companies are establishing the Korean Maritime Movement Alliance (K-Alliance) in…

Nigeria ranks dismal 48 in global merchant shipping fleet

  Nigeria’s shipping sector contributed an insignificant 1.6 million tonnage to the world’s merchant shipping fleet…

IMO approves extra steps to curb shipping emissions

  The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) on Tuesday approved measures to boost energy efficiency in vessels…

Shipping to end 2020 better than expected — Moody’s

  The rating agency Moody’s has revised its outlook for the shipping industry from negative to…

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