MSC and ONE Vessels Attacked, Suffer Fire Damage

MSC and ONE Vessels Attacked, Suffer Fire Damage

Latest News on June 10: Yemeni Houthi Rebels Attack Two Vessels On June 9, local time, Yahya Saree, a spokesperson for the Yemeni Houthi rebels, announced on social media that they had attacked two commercial vessels for violating the ban on traveling to Israeli ports. The two vessels attacked were the Liberian-flagged container ship “MSC…

MAERSK and COSCO has announced a price increase in July!

MAERSK and COSCO has announced a price increase in July!

Due to various factors such as rising demand, the Red Sea situation, and port congestion, shipping prices have continued to rise since early June. Leading shipping companies like Maersk and COSCO have successively announced the latest peak season surcharges and price increase notices, impacting routes to the United States, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and…

CMA CGM has announced a price increase in July!

CMA CGM has announced a price increase in July!

Due to multiple factors such as rising demand, the Red Sea situation, and port congestion, shipping prices have continued to increase since the beginning of June. Leading shipping companies like Maersk, CMA CGM, and Hapag-Lloyd have successively announced the latest peak season surcharges and price increase notices, affecting routes to the United State, Europe, Africa,…

Port congestion! Maersk announces suspension of TP20 East Coast service!

Port congestion! Maersk announces suspension of TP20 East Coast service!

As the crisis in the Red Sea continues to escalate and demand keeps rising, the global capacity crunch is becoming increasingly severe, leading to significant rate hikes across multiple shipping routes. Companies are facing immense pressure due to the shortage of shipping space and containers. Currently, the tight supply situation for vessels and containers has…

Declare the actual item name; Do not misreport!

Declare the actual item name; Do not misreport!

Recently, CMA CGM issued an announcement to its customers stating that the large container ship “NORTHERN JUVENILE,” which the company leases, caught fire while sailing from Singapore to Pointe-Noire. Currently, the shipowner is working hard to ensure the safety of the crew on board and to carry out firefighting efforts. The schedule may be severely…

Severe Congestion! Containers Await Berthing! Vessel Queues Delayed Up to 7 Days

Severe Congestion! Containers Await Berthing! Vessel Queues Delayed Up to 7 Days

According to the latest report from Linerlytica, container congestion at the Port of Singapore has reached an unprecedented critical level. Currently, a large number of vessels are queued outside the port, awaiting berthing, with the number of backlogged containers exceeding a staggering 450,000 TEUs (20FT equivalent units). The analysis company estimates that the wait time…

A well-known shipping company breaches contract, cargo owner claims $12 million in compensation.

A well-known shipping company breaches contract, cargo owner claims $12 million in compensation.

Since the beginning of this year, shipping prices have skyrocketed, leading to a phenomenon where containers are in extremely short supply. Due to the high demand, shipping companies have also started releasing cargo space through alternative methods. Recently, an American furniture dealer, PKDC, filed a lawsuit with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC), seeking $12 million…

China-Europe freight train trips surpass 90,000, energizing high-quality BRI development

China-Europe freight train trips surpass 90,000, energizing high-quality BRI development

25th May 2024 – (Xi’an) A train loaded with a diverse range of goods set off from Xi’an, the capital city of China’s Shaanxi Province, on Saturday morning, embarking on a journey to Malaszewicze, Poland. This milestone departure signifies that the total number of China-Europe freight train trips has now exceeded 90,000. To date, China-Europe…

How should cross-border sellers respond?

How should cross-border sellers respond?

Faced with cabin shortages and price hikes, FBA warehouse congestion, and frequent order cancellations, how should cross-border sellers respond? As Prime Day approaches, sellers are facing soaring shipping rates, container shortages, FBA warehouse congestion, and frequent order cancellations. These issues are causing headaches for many sellers, as logistics are crucial for achieving high sales during…

Vancouver Port Faces Crisis: Canadian Railway Workers’ Strike May Cause Delivery Delays

Vancouver Port Faces Crisis: Canadian Railway Workers’ Strike May Cause Delivery Delays

Negotiations have reached a stalemate. On Wednesday, locomotive engineers, yard workers, and rail traffic controllers from the Canadian Railway Union (TCRC) voted overwhelmingly to support the strike. Over 9,000 Canadian railway workers could go on strike as early as May 22, significantly impacting the country’s two major railways—Canadian National Railway (CN) and Canadian Pacific Kansas…