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 Maersk Growth.As a disruptive force in the E-commerce space, the acquisition of HUUB strengthens Maersk´s technology capabilities, bringing the best attributes of a modern entrepreneurial ... [+]

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 TP20 that includes up to ... [+]

Maersk introduces on rail container tracking for North America region

On March 22, Maersk introduced container tracking on rail services. The service allows shippers to track when the container is loaded/unloaded from rail i.e start and end of the journey. This has been enriched to show the last station that the container departed from and also when the container arrives ... [+]

Maersk Selects Agility Warehouses

Maersk has chosen the new Agility warehouse project in Abidjan to house its new storage, deconsolidation and distribution facility in the economic capital of Cote D’Ivoire. The newly opened 5,000 SQM facility is designed to handle 3,900 pallet positions and meet the end-to-end requirements of Maersk’s global customers, including those ... [+]

Maersk revamps Europe to Middle East & Indian Subcontinent

A.P. Moller - Maersk announces improvements to its network between Europe and the Middle East & Indian Subcontinent (West Central Asia). The aim is to enhance reliability while building a network that helps customers with more resilient and agile supply chains. The updated network will connect more cargo via ... [+]

Maersk introduces Med-Montreal Express

Maersk Line will start its own weekly all-water service from the Middle East, India, Pakistan regions to Montreal and Halifax. Transit times for Jebel Ali improve 10 days to 33 day transit and Jawaharlal Nehru improve by 7 days to 31 day transit. [+]

Maersk Advisory Update

Maersk, which was hit by a cyber attack on June 27 reports that the company is steadily getting closer to business as normal. That attack, caused by Petya Ramsomware, affected all business units at Maersk, including container shipping, port and tug boat operations, oil and gas production, drilling services, and oil ... [+]

Maersk Invests in Natural Refrigerant Container Units

Striving to further reduce the environmental impact of its global shipping operations, Maersk Line has ordered the first 100 of a total of 200 refrigerated containers to be chilled by Carrier Transicold's NaturaLINE® natural-refrigerant based system. Carrier Transicold is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit ... [+]

No Trade Barriers, Please

Bloomberg News recently reports Trond Westlie, CFO of Maersk, recently voicing concerns over how a potential shift in US policy could threaten global trade. He told Bloomberg:: “In general, trade barriers weaken global growth. Low trade barriers not only help trade growth, but also economic growth. Trade barriers should be reduced ... [+]

Port of Mobile Gains New Shipping Service to Asia

Here’s good news for the Alabama State Port Authority and its partner, APM Terminals. Maersk and MSC jointly announced new service beginning May 2, 2016, through the Port of Mobile serving major seaports in China and Korea. Maersk and MSC will provide direct, weekly, all water service from the Port ... [+]

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