Maersk chief warns on global trade

Shifts in shipping as companies manufacture closer to home

Fears mount of work stoppage at US ports

Industry leaders warn of impact if labour dispute escalates

Rail network BNSF lifts container ban

Group reverses restriction made because of port labour dispute

High tide lifts ship off Solent sand bank

Salvors allow nature to set course for stricken car carrier

Beached car carrier has upmarket cargo

Vessel deliberately run aground in Solent after it began listing

Big ships leave ports awash with problems

Container areas in Los Angeles and Long Beach often overflowing

Problems stack up at US Pacific ports

Labour dispute and huge new container ships cause hold-ups

Two Albanian seamen killed in ferry rescue

Eleven dead and scores feared missing in aftermath of fire

Hundreds rescued from stricken ferry

Death toll climbs to five, 127 remain on vessel in Adriatic

Tanker market benefits from oil rout

Rates for crude shipping soar to 6-year highs

Maersk chief warns over lossmaking rivals

Parlous state of container shipping concerns Søren Skou

ICAP moots tie-up with Howe Robinson

Shipbroking business is reshaping amid excess freight capacity

Barge builder ACL eyes $1bn sale or IPO

Platinum Equity-owned group discussing options with BofA and RBC

Maersk warns of slowing global trade

Danish group says demand slips in the third quarter

Vale opens $1.4bn Malaysia port

Terminal set to cut cost of selling iron ore to China

OW Bunker on the brink after fraud claims

Danish fuel group fears ‘equity is lost’ 7 months after float

Back-up shipping navigation aid goes live

System counters threat of failures in satellite networks

Carnival links with Chinese shipbuilder

Joint venture to design and build China’s first cruise vessels

Maersk to buy new container ships

Plan to spend $3bn per year on new ships, vessel upgrades

Samsung pushes ahead on restructuring

Engineering unit to merge into shipbuilding


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