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 …

Alumni Feature: Ionada – Scrubbing Sulphur

PortXL Alumni Feature

A double interview with Edoardo Panziera, CEO & Russell Maduro, Engineer at Ionada The encroaching sulphur cap The bunker fuel supply and availability landscape is set to change when IMO’s global 0.5% fuel sulphur content cap regulation is enforced from 2020. To comply with the new regulation, shipowners have a few options to choose from, and one of those are …

Maritime Roundup: 14 December 2018

PortXL Maritime Roundup

Fortnightly maritime news for the industry and PortXL community. MARITIME NEWS CMA CGM Joins Freightos CMA CGM took a giant leap in inking a pilot agreement with Freightos, becoming the first ocean carrier listed on the freight marketplace. This is despite the fact that CMA CGM has been working on its own e-commerce platform called Freddie, which has not been …