Maritime Roundup: 17 June 2019

PortXL SG Maritime Roundup

Fortnightly maritime news for the industry and PortXL community. MARITIME NEWS Infographic on IMO 2020 The new emissions regulations taking effect in 2020 will have a big impact on the world’s massive fleet of marine shipping vessels. Find out how. Argentina ready to meet Asian LNG demand Rising natural gas production in Argentina, coupled with competitive global LNG transportation costs, …

Maritime Roundup: 31 May 2019

PortXL Maritime Roundup

Fortnightly maritime news for the industry and PortXL community. MARITIME NEWS CMA CGM and MSC to Join Maersk’s Blockchain Platform CMA CGM and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) have announced they will join TradeLens, a blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform, jointly developed by A.P. Moller-Maersk and IBM. 80% of scrubbers are open-loop: DNV GL The vast majority of over 3,000 scrubber …

Maritime Roundup: 15 May 2019

PortXL Maritime Roundup

Fortnightly maritime news for the industry and PortXL community. MARITIME NEWS Digital Container Shipping Association welcomes five more carriers MA CGM, Evergreen, Hyundai Merchant Marine, Yang Ming and ZIM have joined the new Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) as members, following in the footsteps of Maersk, Hapag Lloyd, MSC and ONE. Schulte debuts venture capital unit for maritime startups Hamburg’s …

Maritime Roundup: 18 April 2019

PortXL Maritime Roundup

Fortnightly maritime news for the industry and PortXL community. MARITIME NEWS Panalpina and DSV to merge, creating the world’s fourth-largest freight forwarder Danish logistics giant DSV has offered to buy Swiss logistics major Panalpina, quoting a price of 195.8 Swiss francs per share in a deal worth around $4.6 billion. Major lines establish Digital Container Shipping Association Four major lines …