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    •   Hapag-Lloyd reports operating profit in 2016

      Shipping News

      02.28.2017

      Hapag-Lloyd reports operating profit in 2016

      Volume up 2.7% / EBITDA reaches EUR 607 million / EBITDA margin at 7.9% / … EBIT of EUR 126 million … … Hapag-Lloyd achieved a positive…

    • Improved East–West services launching in April 2017

      Shipping News

      02.15.2017

      Improved East–West services launching in April 2017

      More than 145 direct port pairs – Best transit times. Thanks to a slot charter agreement with Maersk Line, Hamburg Süd will be…

    • Zeaborn Group takes over business operations of Rickmers-Linie and NPC Projects

      Shipping News

      02.10.2017

      Zeaborn Group takes over business operations of Rickmers-Linie and NPC Projects

      Takeover includes the Rickmers-Linie business with all locations, employees, management and the charter fleet as well as the subsidiaries…

    • Jacques Saadé appoints Rodolphe Saadé Chief Executive Officer of the CMA CGM Group

      Shipping News

      02.10.2017

      Jacques Saadé appoints Rodolphe Saadé Chief Executive Officer of the CMA CGM Group

      On the occasion of his 80th birthday, Mr. Jacques Saadé announced the appointment of his son Rodolphe Saadé as Chief Executive Officer of…

    • Hamburg Süd office opened in Dubai

      Shipping News

      02.08.2017

      Hamburg Süd office opened in Dubai

      Hamburg Süd has opened its first proprietary agency in the Middle East. On February 1st Hamburg Süd Shipping LLC commenced operations in…

    • Maersk Line and Hamburg Süd enter slot purchase agreement on the East–West trades

      Shipping News

      02.06.2017

      Maersk Line and Hamburg Süd enter slot purchase agreement on the East–West trades

      Maersk Line and Hamburg Süd are announcing a slot purchase agreement for Hamburg Süd’s volumes on the East–West trades to be shipped on…

    • CMA CGM TANYA calls Hamburg for the first time – the ideal vessel for CMA CGM’s EUROSAL XL service

      Shipping News

      02.06.2017

      CMA CGM TANYA calls Hamburg for the first time – the ideal vessel for CMA CGM’s EUROSAL XL service

      On February 3rd, the CMA CGM TANYA – the newest vessel of the 536-strong containership fleet of CMA CGM – has called Hamburg for the very…

    • Hapag-Lloyd holds naming ceremony for second 10,500 TEU ship

      Shipping News

      01.23.2017

      Hapag-Lloyd holds naming ceremony for second 10,500 TEU ship

      “Cartagena Express” deployed into service in South Korea / Three of five ordered 10,500 TEU-class newbuildings already sailing / German…

    • CMA CGM sets up in Singapore its Navigation and Port Operations Center

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      01.17.2017

      CMA CGM sets up in Singapore its Navigation and Port Operations Center

      A state-of-the-art facility to ensure the safety of the Group’s seafarers, fleet and customers’ cargo as well as route…

    • Hansa Heavy Lift vessel sails open hatch through the Northern Sea Route to deliver giant cranes

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      01.05.2017

      Hansa Heavy Lift vessel sails open hatch through the Northern Sea Route to deliver giant cranes

      “HHL Valparaiso” is the first vessel to sail open hatch through the Northern Sea Route as it delivers two giant ship-to-shore (STS) cranes…

    • Landside Power Plant Hamburg passes field test

      Shipping News

      12.29.2016

      Landside Power Plant Hamburg passes field test

      Six hours of full supply with shore-side power for the first time: after intensive tests, the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) has successfully…

    • Maersk Line, MSC and HMM enter strategic cooperation

      Shipping News

      12.12.2016

      Maersk Line, MSC and HMM enter strategic cooperation

      The cooperation is a combination of slot exchanges and purchases between the three parties. Maersk Line and MSC will also take over a…

    • Hapag-Lloyd holds naming ceremony for first 10,500 TEU ship “Valparaíso Express”

      Shipping News

      12.07.2016

      Hapag-Lloyd holds naming ceremony for first 10,500 TEU ship “Valparaíso Express”

      Mrs. Rozío Gonzaléz, wife of Mr. Andrónico Luksic, performs naming ceremony / First ship in a new class of five newbuildings / Ship sets…

    • Maersk Line to acquire Hamburg Süd

      Shipping News

      12.01.2016

      Maersk Line to acquire Hamburg Süd

      Maersk Line and the Oetker Group have reached an agreement for Maersk Line to acquire Hamburg Süd, the German container shipping line. The…

    • European cooperation is essential in strengthening inland navigation

      Shipping News

      11.28.2016

      European cooperation is essential in strengthening inland navigation

      European cooperation is necessary in order to integrate inland waterway transport better into the multimodal logistic chains. This opinion…

    • Hapag-Lloyd intensifies activities in coffee transport

      Shipping News

      11.21.2016

      Hapag-Lloyd intensifies activities in coffee transport

      Coffee is one of the most widely traded goods in the world. Each year, roughly nine million tonnes are harvested globally and then exported…

    • Deutsche Schiffahrts-Agentur opens office in Munich

      Shipping News

      11.15.2016

      Deutsche Schiffahrts-Agentur opens office in Munich

      Enhanced customer proximity and expansion of sales operations in Bavaria. … The Deutsche Schiffahrts-Agentur (DSA) has been operating an…

    • Public support is needed to harness the potential in inland navigation in the Baltic Sea Region

      Shipping News

      11.15.2016

      Public support is needed to harness the potential in inland navigation in the Baltic Sea Region

      Inland navigation has a lot of potential in the Baltic Sea Region, even though the geographical and administrative conditions for inland…

    • THE Alliance announces plans for its competitive product

      Shipping News

      11.08.2016

      THE Alliance announces plans for its competitive product

      31 services covering all East West trade lanes with short transit times / Fast shuttle services / Dedicated Middle East loop / 240 modern…

    • The CMA CGM Group powers the new Ocean Alliance

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      11.03.2016

      The CMA CGM Group powers the new Ocean Alliance

      Today, members of the new Ocean Alliance – the CMA CGM Group, COSCO Container Lines, Evergreen Line and Orient Overseas Container Line…

    • Hapag-Lloyd and DB Schenker celebrate 10 years of Environmental Partnership

      Shipping News

      11.02.2016

      Hapag-Lloyd and DB Schenker celebrate 10 years of Environmental Partnership

      Hapag-Lloyd has reduced the CO2 footprint of its container transports by 45 percent since 2006 / Pioneering role in measuring emissions…

    • K-Line, MOL and NYK have agreed integration of container shipping businesses

      Shipping News

      10.31.2016

      K-Line, MOL and NYK have agreed integration of container shipping businesses

      Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd., and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha have agreed, after the resolution by the board of…

    • Unifeeder expands North European feeder network

      Shipping News

      10.11.2016

      Unifeeder expands North European feeder network

      Unifeeder is upgrading its existing Baltic Sea feeder network by covering new ports and terminals. Weekly departures connect Port of…

    • Port fee remains inexpensive – more and more vessels ESI certified

      Shipping News

      10.05.2016

      Port fee remains inexpensive – more and more vessels ESI certified

      Following a freeze in 2016, the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) increases the basic port fee rate by 0.9% for the majority of transport…