Thursday, February 16, 2023
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OOCL Welcomes First of Six 24,000 TEU Megaships

Hong Kong-based container shipping line Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has welcomed its first new ‘megaship’ with the naming ceremony of the

February 16, 2023
Total Views: 6676

Tuesday, December 20, 2022
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Amid Container Market Turmoil, Shipping Alliances Prepare to Deploy New Megaships

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – THE Alliance members Hapag-Lloyd, ONE, Yang Ming and HMM have finalised their April network plans, which feature vessel

December 20, 2022
Total Views: 1877

Monday, October 10, 2022

OOCL Kicks Off Another Turbo-Charged Earnings Season for Container Shipping

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The Q3 ocean carrier reporting season has kicked off with OOCL’s third-quarter turbo-charged operational numbers.

October 10, 2022
Total Views: 2602

Friday, August 19, 2022
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Ocean Carriers Remain Buoyant Despite Spot Rates Collapse and Falling Demand

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Container spot rates from China to Middle East and intra-Asia routes are reported to have “collapsed” this week,

August 19, 2022
Total Views: 1072

Thursday, July 7, 2022
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OOCL Proves Carriers Can Still Perform in Softer Market

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Ocean carrier average rates per teu appear to have plateaued in the second quarter, as contract rate increases are

July 7, 2022
Total Views: 2162

Wednesday, April 20, 2022
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OOCL Making Aggresive Grab for Asia-Europe Market Share

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – OOCL’s first-quarter operational numbers not only confirm the unflagging colossal profitability of the liner

April 20, 2022
Total Views: 1589

Monday, January 24, 2022

OOCL’s ‘Supercharged’ Earnings Tempered By Falling Volumes

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – Huge increases in freight rates last year are likely to lead to container carriers reporting record fourth-quarter

January 24, 2022
Total Views: 1530

Friday, August 20, 2021

OOCL Joins the Billionaire Carriers’ Club with Record First-Half Result

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Orient Overseas (International) (OOIL), parent company of OOCL, has posted a net profit of $2.8bn for the

August 20, 2021
Total Views: 972

Monday, August 9, 2021
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OOCL’s New Rail-Sea Service Links China with U.S. East Coast

Hong Kong-based Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has become the first ocean carrier to offer a new rail-sea service connecting China with the U.S. East

August 9, 2021
Total Views: 2130

Friday, July 9, 2021
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OOCL’s Second Quarter Results Confirm ‘Turbocharging’ of Carrier Bottom Lines

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Cosco subsidiary Orient Overseas (International) Q2 figures from its container arm, OOCL, give an early indication of

July 9, 2021
Total Views: 2835

Monday, January 18, 2021

OOCL Profits are Surfing the Wave of Soaring Rates and Demand

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – A very strong fourth-quarter 2020 operational update from OOCL is an indicator of the rich vein of

January 18, 2021
Total Views: 1882

Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Maritime News

OOCL Places Orders for Seven 23,000 TEU Containerships

Hong Kong-based container shipping company Orient Overseas Container Lines has placed shipbuilding orders for seven additional 23,000 TEU megaships at Chinese

November 3, 2020
Total Views: 333

Sunday, July 8, 2018
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Pledging to Sell Long Beach Terminal, COSCO Clears U.S. Hurdle on OOCL Deal

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — Cosco Shipping Holdings Co. pledged to sell a container terminal in California, helping allay concerns of U.S.

July 8, 2018
Total Views: 84

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

OOCL and Microsoft to Develop Artificial Intelligence Applications for the Shipping Industry

Hong Kong-based shipping company Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has teamed up with Microsoft’s research arm in Asia to advance the application of

April 24, 2018
Total Views: 48

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
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Maritime News

COSCO Shipping’s Takeover of OOCL to Close by End-June, Vice Chairman Says

By Brenda Goh SHANGHAI, April 3 (Reuters) – COSCO Shipping’s planned acquisition of Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) is on track to be

April 3, 2018
Total Views: 44

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Maritime News

Ship Photos: World’s Largest Containership Docks in Wilhelmshaven

One of the world’s largest containerships docked at the EUROGATE Container Terminal in Wilhelmshaven, Germany on Monday during its maiden voyage from

October 17, 2017
Total Views: 154

Monday, August 7, 2017

OOCL Needed Cash and COSCO’s ‘Weight’ to Compete with Mega-Carriers

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – OOCL was too small to compete with mega-carriers and needed access to a large capital base to succeed, its chairman said

August 7, 2017
Total Views: 11

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Maritime News

COSCO Acquisition of OOCL Still Faces ‘Degree of Uncertainty’

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Cosco Shipping Holdings resumed trading on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) today, more than two months after its

July 26, 2017
Total Views: 30

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Press Releases

Shell provides OOCL its integrated lubrication solutions for the world’s largest container ship

Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL), one of the world’s largest integrated international container transportation, logistics and terminal companies,

July 20, 2017
Total Views: 76

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Maritime News

More Shipping Lines Suspend Qatar Services

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, June 7 (Reuters) – Taiwan’s Evergreen and Hong Kong’s OOCL said on Wednesday they had suspended shipping services to

June 7, 2017
Total Views: 8