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  • 2018 October 28 10:51

    CMA CGM to reshuffle its Mediterranean-Middle East Gulf-Indian Subcontinent services

    CMA CGM announces the reshuffling of its Mediterranean – Middle-East Gulf & Indian Subcontinent Services (MEDEX, MEGEM, INDIAMED) effective as from Week 46 from the Middle East.

    Main features of these services, operated with a total of 21 vessels, are the following:

     8 vessels – 17 calls: starting with “NINGBO EXPRESS” ETA Jebel Ali on November 10th, 2018
     56-day rotation: Jebel Ali – Karachi – Nhava Sheva – Mundra - Jeddah – Malta – La Spezia – Genoa – Valencia – Barcelona – Fos – Genoa – Malta – Damietta – Aqaba – Jeddah – Hamad – Jebel Ali
     Transit Time references:
    Jebel Ali -> Genoa 23 days / Genoa -> Jebel Ali 16 days
    Nhava Sheva -> Fos Sur Mer 25 days / Fos Sur Mer -> Nhava Sheva 23 days
    Malta -> Hamad 11 days / Aqaba -> Hamad 4 days

     6 vessels – 15 calls: starting with “UASC YAS” ETA Jebel Ali on October 30th, 2018
     42-day rotation: Jebel Ali – Hamad – Dammam – Jubail - Jebel Ali - Jeddah – Port Said West – Mersin – Piraeus – Izmit – Ambarli – Aliaga – Iskenderun – Damietta – Jeddah – Jebel Ali
     Transit Time references:
    Hamad -> Port Said 15 days / Aliaga -> Hamad 11 days
    Jubail -> Mersin 14 days / Ambarli -> Dammam 16 days
    Jebel Ali -> Port said 11 days / Ambarli -> Jebel Ali 12 days

     7 vessels – 14 calls: starting with “MSC ALGHERO” ETA Jebel Ali on November 16th, 2018
     49-day rotation: Jebel Ali – Hamad - Jubail - Jebel Ali – Mundra – Nhava Sheva – Colombo – Port Said West – Mersin – Piraeus – Ambarli – Mersin – Iskenderun – Jebel Ali
     Transit Time references:
    Hamad -> Mersin 23 days / Iskenderun -> Jebel Ali 14 days
    Nhava Sheva -> Ambarli 20 days / Ambarli -> Mundra 27 days
    Colombo -> Mersin 11 days

2022 January 21

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17:16 Port of Los Angeles breaks cargo record in 2021
17:06 Finnlines strengthens Germany-Sweden route with a fourth ship
16:36 Maersk opens its logistics center for South Western Europe at port of Barcelona
16:03 Dublin Port sees a small reduction in volumes in 2021
15:24 Kongsberg Digital joins the NorthWind project to develop digital twin technology for offshore wind
14:03 ClassNK issues Approval in Principle for ammonia-fueled Panamax bulk carrier developed by Planning and Design Center for Greener Ships (GSC)
14:02 TGE Marine announces completion of largest LNG Bi-Lobe Type C Tanks
13:23 Samskip adds 150 new sustainable reefer containers to its fleet
13:01 Icebreakers remain busy assisting shipping of the Gulf of Finland eastern part
12:13 Freight volumes increase at the Port of Gothenburg in 2021
12:12 Nippon Paint Marine’s new fastar antifouling earmarked for Cosco Shipping VLCC fleet
11:42 RZD invested heavily in its rolling stock upgrade in 2021
11:31 DP World launches a premium barge service between the Upper Rhine region and Rotterdam World Gateway
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09:32 MABUX: Global bunker prices may slide down on Jan. 21
09:21 Baltic Dry Index as of Jan 20

2022 January 20

18:35 EuroDry announces agreement to acquire a 2014-built Supramax bulker
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17:15 The U.S. Army gets $22.81 billion in supplemental funding of studies, projects and programs
17:05 Sanmar Shipyards delivers fourth powerful compact tug to SAAM Towage
16:50 Cargo traffic on IWW of Russia in 2021 rose by 1.2% to 110.3 million tonnes
16:35 Uber Boat by Thames Clippers builds the UK’s first hybrid high speed passenger ferries
16:15 American Cruise Lines unveils Project Blue
16:05 TGE Marine announces the completion of the tank building phase for two large LNG cargo tanks
15:31 Hafnia plans to acquire 12 modern LR1 tankers
15:25 Holland Shipyards Group develops new tug EDDY 24-50 E
15:05 ZIM announces new chartering agreement for three 7,000 TEU LNG dual-fuel container vessels
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14:11 Stena Line and Associated British Ports sign £100M deal for new ferry terminal at the Port of Immingham
13:45 Federal authorities asked to step into situation with coal transportation by Russian Railways
13:19 MABUX: Bunker Weekly Outlook, Week 03, 2022
13:12 Norside buys the platform supply vessel 'Farland' for offshore wind
12:46 New ICS guide helps seafarers navigate the digital bridge
12:08 The Harbour Master’s Division of the Port of Rotterdam Authority makes it through the second corona year unscathed
11:51 Port of Long Beach sets annual record with 9.38 million TEUs
10:46 Global Ports' consolidated marine container throughput increased by 2.8% y-o-y in 2021
10:10 Increase of cargo predicted for the Port of Riga this year
09:33 MABUX: Global bunker prices may turn over downward correction in the end of the day
09:25 Crude oil market sees downward price correction
09:08 Baltic Dry Index as of January 19

2022 January 19

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16:54 Thistle Wind Partners land 2 GW in ScotWind offshore wind leasing round
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