European Maritime Day

Today the European Maritime Day is celebrated in Poole, Great Britain. This day is celebrated annually on May 20 and was established in 2008 by the European Council, European Parliament and European Commission as part of the EU maritime policy. The day seeks to: 1. raise European citizens awareness of …

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MEET US AT TRANSPORT LOGISTIC 2017

In 12 days the world’s leading trade fairs for logistics, mobility, IT and supply chain management will open its gates. More than 2.000 exhibitors and more than 55.000 visitors from around the world are expected to attend at this fair in Munich. This makes TRANSPORT LOGISTIC the perfect platform for …

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MAERSK REACTS ON SPANISH STRIKES

  The strike by dockworkers during the odd hours of every second day between 6 – 25 March threatens the already reduced productivity at Spanish ports. “These actions will cause a serious impact on cargo flows in and out of Spain and more widely to our global network, especially due …

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SOUTH KOREA: NEW HMM PARTNERSHIP AND HELP FOR THE INDUSTRY

Referring to Yonhap News Agency, Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) signed a consortium agreement with Sinokor Merchant Marine Co and Heung-A Shipping. The consortium was already announced in January, when HMM said the agreement would strengthen its competitiveness against larger carriers. “HMM will have a full access on Heung-A and Sinokor’s networks, which focus …

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2M+H STRATEGIC COOPERATION

    You might have heared a very deep breathe from the Korean side when Maersk Line, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) today announced a new strategic cooperation. This joint venture is a combination of slot exchanges and slot purchases between the three companies, as well …

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QUO VADIS, HMM?

  The hopes of HYUNDAI Merchant Marine, becoming member of the 2M alliance, seem to be buried. After a long time of speculation and rumours, Maersk Line, the senior member of the world’s largest container-shipping alliance, Thursday said it is no longer considering Hyundai Merchant Marine for membership in the …

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