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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