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Asia/Europe extra loaders start to stack up

Asia/Europe extra loaders start to stack up

13/01/21

The number of "Extra Loaders" slotting onto THE Alliance Asia/Europe FE4 service during the first quarter 2021, is on the increase with vessels in the 6-7,500 teu capacity frame.

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Fewer blanked sailings over Chinese New Year 2021 than ever before

Fewer blanked sailings over Chinese New Year 2021 than ever before

07/01/21

Container carriers are expected to provide more deepsea capacity out of Asia over the Chinese New Year holiday, beginning 12 February, than in any other year.

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ONE to build world’s largest container ships

ONE to build world’s largest container ships

30/12/20

Network Express (ONE) has agreed with Shoei Kisen Kaisha for the 15-year long-term charter of six new Ultra Large Container Ships (ULCS) with a capacity greater than 24,000TEUS each, the world's largest class ever.

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THE Alliance/OCEAN Alliance to combine Mediterranean/ME/ISC service

THE Alliance/OCEAN Alliance to combine Mediterranean/ME/ISC service

23/12/20

THE Alliance lines (Hapag-Lloyd/Ocean Network Express) and OCEAN Alliance lines (CMA-CGM/COSCO) have confirmed service changes for the Mediterranean/Middle East & Indian sub-continent trades, effective from January.

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THE Alliance confirms January sailing plan

THE Alliance confirms January sailing plan

23/12/20

THE Alliance lines (Hapag-Lloyd/Ocean Network Express/HMM/Yangming), have just confirmed the intended sailing plan for January

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New drone footage shows ONE Apus loss could be worse than feared

New drone footage shows ONE Apus loss could be worse than feared

21/12/20

New analysis of drone video footage of the ONE Apus container vessel, which suffered a dramatic stack collapse on 30 November in the Pacific, has revealed that as much as 4,500 teu could be lost or damaged.

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CMA CGM tackles shortage of boxes and capacity on Asia-North Europe

CMA CGM tackles shortage of boxes and capacity on Asia-North Europe

16/12/20

CMA CGM has reassured North European shippers and forwarders it will inject new equipment and vessel capacity on its Asia-Europe services in an effort to clear the mounting backlog of unshipped cargo.

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Equipment & capacity squeeze sees South China cargo bookings suspended

Equipment & capacity squeeze sees South China cargo bookings suspended

16/12/20

Shipping lines have announced the temporary suspension of cargo bookings into South China next month, blaming reduced capacity from local feeder operators.

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