Thursday, July 15, 2021
maersk ship
Shipping

Maersk Revamps West and Central Asia Network to Speed Up Cargo Delivery

By Nick Savvides (The Loadstar) – Maersk is redesigning its network in west and central Asia to “improve [cargo] speed to market”. The aim is to help customers suffering from the immense...

July 15, 2021
Total Views: 1622

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Video

Watch How Maersk Has Handled The 2021 Covid Cargo Surge

How did Maersk CEO Søren Skou navigate his company from unprecedented levels of cargo contraction last year to today’s surge in demand? With vaccine rollouts in place in the U.S....

July 15, 2021
Total Views: 2088

Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Durban Looting
Maritime Security Incidents

Maersk Shuts Down Durban Depots As Looting Continues

by Wendell Roelf (Reuters) Maersk has shut down all its depots, warehouses and cold stores in Durban and Johannesburg, a company spokeswoman said on Wednesday, as looting in the two...

July 14, 2021
Total Views: 21140

Thursday, July 1, 2021
Maersk net zero emission vessel
Environment

Maersk Signs Shipbuilding Contract for Carbon Neutral Feeder Ship

Maersk has announced signing a shipbuilding contract for the world’s first containership powered by carbon neutral methanol. The contract was signed with Hyundai Mipo Dockyards and calls for the a...

July 1, 2021
Total Views: 2059

Tuesday, June 29, 2021
APM terminals los angeles
Shipping

Maersk Encourages a ‘Just-in-Case’ Supply Chain

The world’s largest shipping line Maersk is encouraging a “just-in-case” supply chain model as fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the world’s supply chains. The comments were made...

June 29, 2021
Total Views: 3887

Friday, June 25, 2021
Blog

Day Of The Seafarer – Death, Cancer, Suicide, and Maersk

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? What if a seafarer is raped? by Captain John Konrad...

June 25, 2021
Total Views: 16961

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
DEEPGREEN Ship Maersk Launcher
Environment

Subsea Mining SPAC’s Rush For Underwater Metals Comes With Deep Risks

By Todd Woody (Bloomberg) –A seabed mining startup, DeepGreen Metals (NYSE SPAC Listing $SOAC) has successfully sold itself to investors as a game-changing source of minerals to make electric car...

June 23, 2021
Total Views: 2639

Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Environment

Reality Check Awaits John Kerry and His Bid to Cut Carbon Emissions from Ships

By Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) — John Kerry wants to accelerate the decarbonization of the global shipping industry which spews more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere each year than France and the...

June 9, 2021
Total Views: 2838

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
maersk ship
Environment

Maersk Calls for Carbon Tax on Ship Fuel

By Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) — The world’s largest container shipping line has called for a $150-a-ton carbon tax on shipping fuel that would drive up the costs for an industry that...

June 2, 2021
Total Views: 4363

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Soeren Skou, CEO Maersk
Shipping

Maersk CEO Says Virtual Capital Markets Day Event May Become New Norm

By Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) — The world’s largest shipping company may never go back to in-person capital markets days, as the pandemic looks set to leave a permanent mark on some...

May 19, 2021
Total Views: 2440

Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Soeren Skou, CEO Maersk
Shipping

Maersk CEO Sees No Real Sign of Inflation Risk in World Economy

By Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) — The chief executive of the world’s biggest shipping company says he’s not seeing signs of a dangerous resurgence in inflation. A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S transports about a...

May 12, 2021
Total Views: 2579

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
maersk ship
Shipping

Pandemic Propels Makeover at Shipping Giant Maersk

By Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen COPENHAGEN, May 11 (Reuters) – Maersk is accelerating its plan to transform itself from a container shipping giant into an integrated logistics company following its strong performance during the...

May 11, 2021
Total Views: 7550

CMA CGM ANTOINE DE SAINT EXUPERY
Shipping

Another ‘New Normal’ as Container Rollover Rates Increase

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – The number of container rollovers at major box ports continued to climb last month, affecting some 39% of all shipments, according to new data from...

May 11, 2021
Total Views: 7127

Wednesday, May 5, 2021
APM terminals los angeles
Shipping

Maersk Reports Pandemic-Fueled Record First Quarter

The world’s largest container shipping line A.P. Moller – Maersk reported an “exceptionally strong” first quarter, with the company benefitting from strong pandemic-fueled demand and significant disruptions in global supply...

May 5, 2021
Total Views: 1363

Mumbai Maersk at the Port of Tanjin Pelepas
Finance

Maersk Says Mega Ships Will Carry Mega Profits Into 2022

By Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen (Reuters) Denmark’s Maersk (AMKBY) said on Wednesday it expected its “exceptionally strong” performance in the first quarter to continue for the rest of the year, driven by...

May 5, 2021
Total Views: 7137

Monday, April 26, 2021
maersk ship
Shipping

Maersk Upgrades Full-Year Guidance by Billions

Danish shipping conglomerate A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S announced a big upgrade to its full year guidance for the year due to the “exceptional market situation” happening in container shipping...

April 26, 2021
Total Views: 7121

Monday, March 29, 2021
Spire AIS Global Ship Voyage Data
News

Ship Backlog from Suez Closure Will Take Months to Clear, Shipping Lines Say

COPENHAGEN/LONDON, March 29 (Reuters) – The stranding of a container ship in the Suez Canal has created disruptions in the global shipping industry that could take weeks and possibly months...

March 29, 2021
Total Views: 5488

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
maersk tanker
Shipping

Maersk Can’t Get Enough Women to Chase Top Management Positions

By Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) — The chairman of A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, Jim Hagemann Snabe, says it’s proving difficult to get enough women to apply for top management jobs at the world’s...

March 23, 2021
Total Views: 8058

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Piracy

Denmark to Send Frigate to Combat Piracy in Gulf of Guinea

(Bloomberg) — Denmark will send a naval vessel to West Africa’s Gulf of Guinea to aid the fight against rampant piracy. The decision follows a call by A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S...

March 17, 2021
Total Views: 2785

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Environment

Maersk, Keppel Launch Green Ammonia Ship-to-Ship Bunkering Project in Singapore

A handful of major maritime industry stakeholders including Maersk and Keppel have teamed up to study and possibly develop a green ammonia ship-to-ship bunkering supply chain in Singapore, the world’s...

March 10, 2021
Total Views: 2717