Latest News for: Cargo shipping services


Bridging the Import-Export gap: Cargo Consolidation, the Best Bet?

B & FT Online 28 Sep 2023
The GSA, mandated as the negotiator of charges with shipping service providers and also the facilitator of outbound cargo for shipping lines has taken the pole position to lead this charge ... Cargo Consolidation streamlines the shipping process by reducing the number of individual shipments.

How £420m trans-Atlantic cocaine masterplan fell apart: Murderous Colombian 'Gulf Clan' and Albanian cartel shipped ...

The Daily Mail 28 Sep 2023
As many as twenty European-based gangs are thought to have been involved in the smuggling operation that ended in calamity after bungling mobsters ran a landing boat aground off the coast of Ireland, leading the a larger raid on a cargo ship ... to rendezvous with the cargo ship.

Irish military seize UK-bound 'cocaine mothership' carrying drugs worth £136m

The National 28 Sep 2023
An elite army unit stormed a cargo ship off the Irish coast, which was carrying €157 million ($165 million) of cocaine, in the largest drugs seizure in the country's history, police have said ... Mr Kelly said more information on how those aboard the cargo ship responded to its boarding would be provided in the coming days.

Six arrests as MV Matthew under armed guard in Cork

RTE 28 Sep 2023
... cargo ship where the drugs were found ... The military operation involving the Naval Service and the Army Ranger Wing which boarded and secured the cargo ship carrying over two tonnes of cocaine worth an estimated €157 million has now concluded, but the investigation continues.

Incredible moment special forces 'fast roped' from helicopter onto cartel 'mother ship' carrying £136million of ...

The Daily Mail 27 Sep 2023
'After Army Ranger Wing personnel secured the vessel, members of the Irish navy, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and Revenue's Customs Service were transferred to the cargo vessel, which is currently under escort by a naval ship to an Irish port.

Ship Concept 2030: Are cargo owners doing enough to drive change?

Splash24/7 27 Sep 2023
Who will drive the ship changes coming up? Splash takes a look at what customers are doing ... Moreover, it would get cargo users to factor in the cost of ‘green’ shipping services and to charge their end consumers for such a green service ... Ship Concept 2030 is sponsored by ABS, click here to read ABS’s 2023 Outlook.

Irish military raid 'drug-smuggling' fishing trawler carrying '£100M' worth of cocaine after it ran aground ...

The Daily Mail 26 Sep 2023
'After Army Ranger Wing personnel secured the vessel, members of the Irish navy, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and Revenue's Customs Service were transferred to the cargo vessel, which is currently under escort by a naval ship to an Irish port.

Container shipping market back in 2019

Seatrade Maritime News 22 Sep 2023
So, if you’re shipping cargo from Asia to North America, Europe, expect to experience horrendous service, massive cancellations,” he warned ... … so we’re back to normal in the sense of market overcapacity, low freight rates, poor service and the shipping lines not making money.

Three Mariners Washed from SA Navy Submarine Die During Resupply Exercise

The Maritime Executive 22 Sep 2023
A surface swimmer was dispatched from the helicopter to assist with the rescue ... The SA Navy proceeded to carry out the transfer of cargo between ships using helicopters, despite a weather alert issued by the South African Weather Service warning of stormy seas in the Western Cape region and damaging waves near Cape Town, Cape Agulhas, and Hermanus.

The friendship between China and Arab nations

China Daily 21 Sep 2023
... in the West Asia region, to providing cargo solicitation and agency services for professional companies within the group in shipping and logistics, professional and regional companies within the China COSCO Shipping Group are playing an important role in the West Asia region.

Infrastructure in the Pan Amazon: Waterway options

Mongabay 20 Sep 2023
The main stem of the Amazon River has provided access to ocean-going cargo ships for centuries, including modern container ships that service the manufacturing sector in Manaus and ore-carriers that haul bauxite from near Oriximin� (Par�) and iron ore and manganese from Santana (Amap�).

4 takeaways surface from DNV’s Maritime Forecast to 2050 report

GreenBiz 19 Sep 2023
The report notes that shipping companies have started responding to increasing demand from cargo owners for cleaner services to reduce their Scope 3 emissions. Phrased as "net-zero emission services," DNV suspects this trajectory and these offerings will continue upward to meet cargo owner demands.

James C. Fowler Appointed to Lead Crowley Shipping

The Maritime Executive 19 Sep 2023
Its services include ship assist and harbor escort services, and offshore energy installation and project management. Besides vessel design and mariner engineering group Crowley Engineering Services, Crowley Shipping also operates and manages liquid energy tank vessels and global cargo ships.

Ukrainian Draft-dodging Scandal Continues with New Arrests as Citizens Attempt to Flee Service

GlobalResearch 19 Sep 2023
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has reported that another ring of people engaged in helping people to evade the draft and leave the country has been identified and broken up ... They were provided with papers claiming they were navigators on cargo ships, costing between $700 and $1,200.

Video: Crew Escapes Fire Aboard Shadowy Chinese Cargo Ship in Taiwan

The Maritime Executive 14 Sep 2023
A small Chinese-owned cargo ship caught fire while in a Taiwan shipyard for repairs creating some dramatic scenes as crewmembers ran for safety and one reportedly fell or jumped overboard into the harbor ... The ship is the Wan Lung, a 29-year-old ship that operates a coastal Chinese cargo service.

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