The pilot project was launched to promote digitalization in Denmark’s maritime cluster, dubbed “Blue Denmark,” and to shed light on the long-term possibilities of digitalizing the entire ship registration process.
Increasingly high rents charged to chassis providers by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey could hurt the port's overall competitiveness, says Dennis Daggett, executive vice president of the International Longshoremen’s Association.
The maritime information provider and creator of the famed Baltic Dry Index will work closely with shipbrokers and end-users to create new freight rate benchmarks and indices to be launched later this year, according to Baltic Exchange CEO Mark Jackson.
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Chinese conglomerate HNA Holding Group Co. offered to purchase CWT Ltd. for 1.4 billion Singapore dollars (U.S. $995 million).
Fellow Hamburg-based containership owners Leonhardt & Blumberg and Buss Shipping have agreed to form a new joint ship management venture that will sport a fleet of 55 feeder-size vessels, the firms said in a joint statement.
The Darien, Conn.-based short line and regional railroad operator also released its first quarter 2017 financial results.