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CMA CGM to launch INDAMEX 2

CMA CGM announce on September 14 the launch of the INDAMEX 2, a complementary service to the current INDAMEX, offering optimized connections to/from the Indian Subcontinent and US East Coast ports of Norfolk, Savannah, and New York. With this new loop, CMA CGM strengthens its service offer on the trade in order to match customers' strong demand. 8 vessels will be deployed (3 of them operated by CMA CGM), providing the ... [+]

Maersk makes first tech acquisition

A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) recently announces the acquisition of HUUB, a Portuguese cloud-based logistics start-up, specialized in technology solutions for B2C warehousing for the fashion industry. This is Maersk´s third acquisition this year within E-commerce Logistics and it comes through our venture activities with ... [+]

Port of Long Beach Achieves Best August

The peak shipping season started with a roar and lifted the Port of Long Beach to its strongest August on record.Dockworkers and terminal operators moved 807,704 TEUs of container cargo last month, an 11.3% increase compared to August 2020. Imports were up 11.7% to 407,426 ... [+]

MSC launches new transpacific shuttle services

In response to the continued strong Transpacific market demand and to further support the challenging service schedules for North America West Coast, MSC announced two new weekly shuttles, connecting south and central China with Long Beach.The rotation of MSC’s new Puma service will be as ... [+]

Port Freeport Commission lowers tax rate

The Port Freeport Commission has approved the Fiscal Year 2022 budget and passed a resolution to adopt a tax rate of $0.040000 which is less than the No New Revenue Tax Rate of$0.040080. The new total tax rate of $0.040000 includes $0.016606 dedicated to debt ... [+]

Port of Halifax welcomes MSC Indus 2 Service

The Port of Halifax is receiving a new direct call with India through MSC Indus 2 service. The maiden call arrives early in October. The service will berth at the South End Container Terminal operated by PSA Halifax. The first sailing from Mundra commenced on ... [+]

Port of Baltimore welcomes gigantic cranes

Following a two-month journey that included dramatic passage under the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and the Francis Scott Key Bridge, four new, massive Neo-Panamax container cranes arrived September 9 at the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore’s Seagirt Marine Terminal. The cranes were delivered aboard the ... [+]

Port of Virginia August TEU Volumes Surpass 307,000 Units

The Port of Virginia® in August processed more than 307,000 TEUs, making it the busiest August on record and the port’s second most productive month in its history.The combination of modern terminals and an experienced operating team are combining for success and ongoing efficiency, said ... [+]

Open for Business: Port of New Orleans

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) container vessel operations resumed Sept. 7, 2021, just nine days after Hurricane Ida made landfall in southeast Louisiana as a category 4 storm. The first two ships worked at the Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal were the MSC Charleston ... [+]

Port of Baltimore welcomes new Maersk container service

The first vessel of a new Southeast Asia/Vietnam and China container service from Maersk Line arrived the week of September 6 at the Seagirt Marine Terminal of the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore. The Xiamen is part of a Transpacific/Panama Canal service named the ... [+]