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Cosco boxship hit by blaze off India
A Cosco Shipping containership has caught fire on its way from Malaysia to India and this is expected to lead to a delay of schedule. While the cause of the incident is still being investigated, the carrier has cited the misdeclaration of dangerous goods as the main suspect.
2M resumes AE-2/Swan service despite weak Asia - Europe demand
Maersk and MSC, partners of the 2M network, on 28 November resumed operation of the ' AE-2/Swan ' service, restoring the number of loops between the Far East and North Europe offered by the two carriers to six sailings per week.
Greece to reconsider plan for China to develop 4th box terminal at Piraeus port
GREECE plans to resume talks with China on developing a fourth Chinese-operated container terminal at the port of Piraeus. The agreement follows a meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in Athens earlier this month.