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Maersk suffers massive cyber attack

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SHIPPING

COPENHAGEN, Jun 29 (FAM) – The world’s largest container shipping group Maersk has been hit by a major cyber attack that is affecting a number of major companies around the world, with Maersk’s IT systems down across multiple sites and business units. 102 more words

TRANSPORT

Containers at South Korean ports increase 8.5% in May

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BUSAN, Jun 29 (FAM) – Container throughput at trade ports in South Korea increased 8.5% year on year to 2.36 million TEUs from 2.175 million TEUs in May, according to an announcement made by the nation’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries. 22 more words

TRANSPORT

Harbour Commissioner adopts POLB budget

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LONG BEACH, Jun 29 (FAM) – Containers to and from Inchon surged a notable 17% to 254,000 TEUs, thanks to increases in exports to and imports from China. 57 more words

TRANSPORT

Expert says strike unlikely despite looming contract deadline for some Matson workers

A deadline is looming that could disrupt the shipping of goods in Hawaii.

Matson and two of its workers unions are in negotiations over contracts that will expire on Friday. 390 more words

News

Tomorrow will be another stressful day 

Today has been extremely stressful, but a few things have been achieved. I made an appointment to see Consumer Credit Counseling next Wednesday about my debt issues. 298 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues

Some box terminals are facing 'catastrophic economic failure', warns analyst - The Loadstar

What’s the truth? Some experts say that terminals must be able to handle giant ships and therefore few customers, or fail.  Olaf Merk (of the OECD) says it looks like a ‘monopsony’; a port has only one or very few customers. 445 more words

Supply Chains

Marine CO2 Fire Extinguishing System is Efficient to Deal Fire Flames

A tremendous transport ship can extend over miles long. It is extremely unlikely the group can watch out for each alcove and corner of the ship. 419 more words