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MSC GRI scope: USA West Coast ports (Long Beach, Oakland and Seattle) to Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and Red Sea
MSC GRI scope: USA West Coast ports (Long Beach, Oakland and Seattle) to Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and Red Sea

AJOT | July 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

MSC has announced the following General Rate Increase (GRI) effective August 16th, 2021 for all cargo, equipment sizes/types, dry, reefers and special equipment originating from USA West Coast Ports (Long Beach, Oakland and Seattle) to Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and Red Sea as follows:

MSC GRI scope: USA to Far East

AJOT | July 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

MSC and Shell sign collaboration agreement on decarbonizing shipping

AJOT | July 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Energy News | Alternative

Galveston Wharves completes $2 million investment in cargo infrastructure
Galveston Wharves completes $2 million investment in cargo infrastructure

AJOT | July 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

The Galveston Wharves has completed a $2 million infrastructure improvement project at its West Port Cargo Complex to accommodate large roll-on/roll-off (ro-ro) construction and farming equipment. In June the port moved its major ro-ro tenant from Pier 10 to the complex, which will encompass 70 acres on the port’s west end when completed.

Wilhelmsen UAE with RORO solution for power generation equipment
Wilhelmsen UAE with RORO solution for power generation equipment

AJOT | July 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

Wilhelmsen Ships Service UAE are continuing their reliable RORO solutions for shipping power generation equipment.

CMA CGM suspension of bookings to Tunis/Rades, Tunisia

AJOT | July 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM to launch a new Indian Ocean feeder to/from Comoros

AJOT | July 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

When Europe’s proposed carbon rules hit oil guzzling industries
When Europe’s proposed carbon rules hit oil guzzling industries

Bloomberg | July 16, 2021 | Air Cargo News | Airlines | Maritime News | Energy News | Alternative

The EU’s sweeping proposals to curb greenhouse emissions are likely to upend the continent’s oil demand over the years and decades to come. Here’s a run through the plans -- and key timings -- for aviation, shipping and makers of road-fuel.

Container rates to US top $10,000 as shipping crunch tightens
Container rates to US top $10,000 as shipping crunch tightens

Bloomberg | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Container shipping rates from Asia to the U.S. and Europe increased to new record levels over the past week, ensuring transportation costs will stay elevated for companies heading into a peak season for rebuilding inventories.

A.P. Moller - Maersk first block train from Southern West Europe to Asia
A.P. Moller - Maersk first block train from Southern West Europe to Asia

AJOT | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Intermodal News | Rail

This new Maersk´s intermodal service has moved its first 37 x 40 containers in 32 days. The cargo was sent by truck from Cartagena, Spain, to Madrid during May. From there left via block train to Duisburg, Germany, and from there all the way to Hefei, China, using Małaszewicze, Poland as the EU exit point. Final destination is Nansha, capital of Guangdong Province, where the block train will arrive by the end of June.

Drewry World Container Index - 15 Jul
Drewry World Container Index - 15 Jul

AJOT | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Drewry’s composite World Container index increased 1% or $87 to $8,882.56 per 40ft container.

MSC CGS scope: Far East to USA and Canada

AJOT | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Galveston Wharves invests $2 million in cargo infrastructure

AJOT | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

CMA CGM PSS - Cargo from India to North Europe & the Mediterranean

AJOT | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM to offer new intermodal rail solutions in Zimbabwe from Maputo Ramp, Mozambique
CMA CGM to offer new intermodal rail solutions in Zimbabwe from Maputo Ramp, Mozambique

AJOT | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Intermodal News | Rail

In complement to CMA CGM’s current rail service Beira > Harare, they have announced a new product with a weekly departure from Maputo on Mozex service to Ramp Harare, Bulawayo and Gweru.

[FBX Weekly] Ocean rates continue to climb as peak season heats up

AJOT | July 15, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Eagle Ocean Marine celebrates ten years of service
Eagle Ocean Marine celebrates ten years of service

AJOT | July 14, 2021 | Maritime News

Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM), the American Club’s facility providing fixed premium protection and indemnity (P&I) and freight, demurrage and defense (FD&D) cover to the operators of smaller vessels in regional trades outside the US, recently celebrated ten years of service to the maritime community.

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