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Colombia detains China Cosco Shipping vessel over illegal arms | Reuters

Colombian authorities detained a vessel operated by China’s largest shipping group for illegally transporting thousands of cannon shells, about 100 tonnes of gunpowder and other materials used to make explosives, the attorney general’s office said. 187 more words

China Alert

CMA CGM - to introduce 'smart' containers to its box fleet

French shipping giant CMA CGM will start phasing in ‘smart’ containers this year, allowing the line and its customers to keep track of each box equipped with new sensors at all times. 256 more words

International Shipping

Container ship, Elliott Bay (Seattle)

Winter afternoon view across the water, Elliott Bay (Seattle).



By Vladimir Brezina

Seen on our travels through New York Harbor—

Spot Johna in the last photo!

A contribution to Ailsa’s travel-themed photo challenge, Industry.


Port of Shanghai - extends its lead as world's busiest container port

Shanghai retained its title as the world’s busiest container port for a fifth consecutive year after widening the gap with its closest rival Singapore.

Singapore handled 33.9 million 20-foot containers last year, according to a statement posted on the Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore’s website dated Jan. 186 more words

International Shipping

The Hoegh Osaka

On the 6th January we decided to go for lunch.  This is not unusual and we made our way to our favourite pub – The Old Ship – on Lee-On-Solent sea front, which is about 4 miles away from our house. 295 more words

Other Things


Ahora es el turno de Mediterranean Shipping Corporation (MSC), quien a finales del mes de Enero pretende obstentar el titulo del mayor portacontenedor del mundo MSC OSCAR con una capacidad de 19 224 TEU. 41 more words