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MOL accelerates digital transformation by introducing support system for car carrier allocation planning
MOL accelerates digital transformation by introducing support system for car carrier allocation planning

AJOT | May 28, 2021 | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

MOL announced that MOL and its group company MOL Information Systems, Ltd. have started operation of support system for car carrier allocation planning that relies on mathematical optimization that is an underlying technology of artificial intelligence (AI).

MSC PSS increase from Relay GTBE/Turkey to USA

AJOT | May 28, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

MSC BRC from Australia, New Zealand, Noumea & Bell Bay Ports to USA

AJOT | May 28, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM Overweight Surcharge (OWS) from India & Pakistan to Latin America

AJOT | May 27, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

We4Sea roll group contracts We4Sea + We4Sea partners with Inmarsat
We4Sea roll group contracts We4Sea + We4Sea partners with Inmarsat

AJOT | May 27, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology

Agreement announced after We4Sea trials application using Fleet Data on Heavy-lift vessels

Shipping-container rates top $10,000 from Asia to Europe

Bloomberg | May 27, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Logistics

Savannah serves largest vessel ever, the 16,000+ TEU Marco Polo
Savannah serves largest vessel ever, the 16,000+ TEU Marco Polo

AJOT | May 26, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Expanding berth capacity to handle additional big ships.

CMA CGM PSS - Cargo from Ecuador to the US

AJOT | May 26, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

New KR class notations for container securing devices

AJOT | May 25, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology

CMA CGM reefer PCS to Matadi, Port Gentil & Cabinda

AJOT | May 25, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Daikin’s controlled atmosphere (CA) container technology ships Taiwanese custard apples to Middle East for first time
Daikin’s controlled atmosphere (CA) container technology ships Taiwanese custard apples to Middle East for first time

AJOT | May 25, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology

Daikin Active controlled atmosphere (CA) refrigerated container technology selected by Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation for first ever shipment of Taiwanese custard apples to Dubai by leading exporter Fruit Days International Co.

[FBX Weekly] Shippers still feeling Suez effects as rates keep climbing
[FBX Weekly] Shippers still feeling Suez effects as rates keep climbing

AJOT | May 25, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Though container rates have climbed on all major lanes in the last few weeks, those with exposure to the Suez are still feeling the sting more:

Container ship ablaze off Colombo threatens chemical, oil spill
Container ship ablaze off Colombo threatens chemical, oil spill

Bloomberg | May 25, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Sri Lankan authorities are trying to douse a massive fire aboard a container ship near Colombo’s coast to avoid a chemical as well as an oil spill.

Another step forward for the Port of Virginia as it welcomes record-breaking box ship to Virginia International Gateway
Another step forward for the Port of Virginia as it welcomes record-breaking box ship to Virginia International Gateway

AJOT | May 24, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

The biggest container ship to ever come to the U.S. East Coast, the CMA CGM Marco Polo, called The Port of Virginia® this week and in doing so set a new record for the biggest container ship to date to call Virginia.

Biggest vessel to call USEC comes to Virginia
Biggest vessel to call USEC comes to Virginia

AJOT | May 24, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Today, the CMA CGM MARCO POLO, a container vessel with the capacity to carry more than 16,000 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units), is on berth and working at The Port of Virginia. This is the largest container ship to ever call the US East Coast and while here it went to Virginia International Gateway (VIG).

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