Citations with the tag: MAERSK Line (Company)
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- Exports to the rescue.
LEACH, PETER T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 9/22/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 37, p20
The article presents statistics on the top 40 ocean container carriers in 2008. The overall U.S. laden container trade in the first half of 2008 increased by 2.1% over the same period in 2007, where import volumes dropped 6.1% while exports grew 15.8%. Exports represented 42.2% of the total U.S....
- Carriers expand, contract Gulf service.
LEACH, PETER T. // Traffic World; 3/7/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 10, p32
The article reveals that transportation company Maersk Sealand is cutting back on one Gulf service, while NYK Inc., is adding capacity to another. Maersk Sealand has announced plans to curtail its direct eastbound sailing on its MedGulf service in May, Maersk plans to provide a transshipment...
- THE NUMBERS GAME.
Ferrulli, Gary // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 3/12/2012, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p20
In this article, the author discusses the fluctuating revenue of various shipping companies including Maersk Line, APM Terminals and Hapag-Lloyd AG. The author reports that spot rates of Asia-Europe has increased by 114 percent. The author further analyzes various carriers financial returns of...
- Top 50 Container Lines Imports, 2004 vs. 2003, in TEUs.
Ferrulli, Gary // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 8/15/2005, Vol. 6 Issue 33, p5A
Lists top 50 container lines based from U.S. import from 2003 to 2004. Maersk Sealand; Mediterranean Shipping Co.;
- Maersk Sealand still No. 1 in US trades.
Ferrulli, Gary // JoC Week; 02/25/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p18
Reports on the increased shipping volume on export and import in the United States. Details on the top carrier Maersk Sealand; Illustration on the Port Import/Export Reporting Service; Reflection on several developments.
Ferrulli, Gary // WWD: Women's Wear Daily; 11/17/2009, Vol. 198 Issue 105, p9
The article offers news briefs related to business in 2009. Nonprofit organization Organic Exchange expands its offerings by adding sustainable fabrics to organic cotton. It reports on the decline of container traffic at Long Beach by 24 percent in October. Freight carrier Maersk Line plans to...
- Smoothing the Waters in the Trans-Pacific.
TRUNICK, PERRY A. // World Trade: WT100; Apr2013, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p47
The article discusses the trans-Pacific region trade. It presents the views of SÃ¸ren Skou, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of shipping firm Maersk Line, on general rate increases (GRI) and managing TEU (twenty-foot-equivalent unit) capacity limits in the Panama Canal by switching to the Suez...
- Circular Arguments.
TRUNICK, PERRY A. // World Trade: WT100; Apr2013, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p9
The author discusses the inelasticity of transportation pricing in the container shipping industry. He emphasizes the comments made by SÃ¸ren Skou, chief executive officer (CEO) of the Maersk Line, a container shipping company, wherein Skou criticized the pricing behavior of the industry, as...
- Growth spurt.
TRUNICK, PERRY A. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 3/3/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p24
Presents updates on trans-Pacific carrier rankings as of March 2003. Total value of imports from North-east Asia in 2002; Percentage of containerized imports of Maersk Sealand to the U.S.; Increase in the cargo volume of China Ocean Shipping Co.
- the new wave in Giant Ships.
Siekman, Philip // Fortune; 11/12/2001, Vol. 144 Issue 9, following p182
Focuses on Maersk Sealand supertanker cargo ship company, which dominates the container-ship industry. Description of the size of the liners that are too big for the Panama Canal; Data on the shipping industry; Background on Maersk, which is part of Denmark's A.P. Moller group; Cost and...
- Shipping out of port?
Lipowicz, Alice // Crain's New York Business; 02/15/99, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p3
Reports on Maersk Line and Sea-Land Services Inc.'s plans to expand to Baltimore, Maryland and Halifax, Nova Scotia and stop their operations in New York. Concerns over the economic impact of the move on New York; Companies' problems with the less-generous rent concessions from New York;...
- Maersk Line Extends IT Contract with IBM.
Lipowicz, Alice // EmergingMarketsNOW; 11/4/2008, p9
The article reports that Denmark-based container shipping company, Maersk Line, extended its outsourcing agreement with IBM. According to the agreement, IBM will continue to provide information technology (IT) services to Maersk Line from its India and Denmark centers. Furthermore, the extended...
- SHIPPING'S CHAIN REACTION.
Horowitz, Barry // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 8/19/2013, Vol. 14 Issue 17, p44
The author addresses developments in the shipping industry worldwide. He believes that the sinking of the cargo vessel MOL Comfort prompted ocean carriers to exploit the benefits of their general rate increases on July 1, 2013. The author comments that the P3 carrier group, a shipping alliance...
- Imperfect Unions.
Fabey, Michael // Latin Trade (English); May2001, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p70
Provides information on mergers in Latin America's transportation industry as of May 2001. Selling of Crowley American Transport by Crowley Maritime to Hamburg-Sud; Merger of Maersk Line with Sea-Land; Takeover by United Parcel Service of Fritz.
- FINDING THE RIGHT MATCH.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 10/14/2013, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p53
The article focuses on how industry giants Maersk Line, BNSF Railway, Home Depot and Archers Daniels Midland (ADM) use import steering or match-backs as an opportunity to use their equipment more efficiently. It notes the lessons than can be learned from the model and cite the benefits when...
- Company Profiles.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Israel Shipping Report; Q2 2012, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p77
The article presents company profiles of several shipping companies. Some of them include Zim Intregated Shipping Services, Maersk Line, and Mediterranean Shipping Co. An overview of the companies are offered along with financial performances. An analysis is provided which includes strengths,...
- Maersk Line sees shipping overcapacity for five years.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // American Journal of Transportation; 10/7/2013, Issue 565, p14
The article informs that Soren Skou, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Maersk Line, at the Reuters Nordic Investment Summit, said that the shipping industry has been battling overcapacity. He said that new vessels ordered before the global financial crisis have flooded the market and this...
- Maersk purchases Sea-Land.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Transportation & Distribution; Sep99, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p12
Reports on the announcement of CSX Corp. in July 1999 of the sale of its international intermodal shipping business, Sea-Land, to Maersk Line. Number of ocean carriers operated by Maersk Line; Domestic container ownership and operation of CSX Corp.
- Maersk, Sea-Land eye Montreal.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Traffic World; 07/21/97, Vol. 251 Issue 3, p52
Reports on plans by Maersk Lines and Sea-Land to launch a joint shipping service to Montreal, Quebec Province. Completion of feasibility study on the proposed joint service by Maersk Canada Inc.; Reaction to plans to launch container service.
- Cleaning the air.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 6/12/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p12
The article focuses on the implementation of ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel technology at marine transportation company Maersk Line in California. The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) lauded the firm for its contribution to efforts of reducing pollution in U.S. ports. An NRDC study...
- Against the tide.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 8/4/2008, Vol. 8 Issue 31, p14
The article reports that shipping companies are ignoring the alarms about overcapacity and keeping their eyes focused on the long-term. Some of them continue to order new ships in anticipation of the day when global markets stabilize and trade returns to long-term growth rates of seven to eight...
- THE WEEK.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 12/15/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 49, p10
This section offers news briefs on the forwarding industry. Maersk Line and Cosco Container Lines slashed Asia-to-U.S. container freight rates in few of weak demand as exporters find it hard to survive. U.S. president-elect Barack Obama plans to make infrastructure spending as the centerpiece of...
- Maersk CEO sees better outlook for container shipping arm.
Leach, Peter T. // American Journal of Transportation; 8/13/2012, Issue 537, p18
The article reports on the prospects of A.P. Moller-Maersk Group A/S' chief executive officer (CEO) Nils Smedegaard Andersen for the economic performance of its container shipping division Maersk Line in the global shipping market for 2012.
- MAERSK LINE INCREASE RATES ON NORTH AMERICAN EXPORT CARGO.
Leach, Peter T. // Canadian Transportation & Logistics; Jun2008, Vol. 111 Issue 6, p13
The article reports on the general rate increase of Maersk Line's export cargo from the U.S. and Canada which will take effect on July 1, 2008. It mentions the inclusion of the increase such as the trade routes for the Transatlantic (ATL), Mediterranean (MED), and Middle East Container Line...
- Maersk Line readies new reefer service.
Leach, Peter T. // Refrigerated Transporter; Jan2009, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p10
The article reports on the plan of Copenhagen, Denmark-based Maersk Line company to start a new multi-trade reefer service in January 2009. The plan will able to combine intra-European cargoes with worldwide feeder traffic. Accordingly, the company will phase its Euromed service at Ashdod,...
- Mover and Shaker.
Jones, Forrest // Latin Trade (English); Sep2005, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p14
Focuses on the growth of Latin American trade at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina in 2005. Plan of port officials to develop land on the border of South Carolina and Georgia to build a shipping infrastructure; Decision of shipping company Maersk Sealand to add a South American and...
- Maersk Tests SoladieselRD(r) in 6,500 Nautical Mile Commercial Voyage.
Jones, Forrest // Biomedical Market Newsletter; 1/28/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article reports on an announcement made by Solazyme Inc. regarding the completion of testing of Solazyme's 100 percent algal derived renewable diesel by Maersk Line, as a part of a certification program by the U.S. Navy. Solazyme Chief Executive Officer, Jonathan Wolfson applauds the Navy's...
- Teamsters shift gears.
Mongelluzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 9/13/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 37, p18
Discusses the campaign of the Teamsters union against the alleged unfair treatment of U.S. harbor truck drivers by container-shipping line Maersk Sealand. Information on rallies organized by the union at the Danish Embassy in Washington; Background on a study on the efforts of Maersk in...
- California ports agree major terminal deals.
Mongelluzo, Bill // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction; Jan2000, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p4
Reports on the major marine terminal contracts entered into by shippers in California. Contract signed by Hanjin Shipping company to build and operate a terminal in northern California; Lease contract signed by Maersk Sealand company; Consolidation moves of shipping companies.
- Maersk gets 3 more containerships.
Mongelluzo, Bill // Traffic World; 2/17/97, Vol. 249 Issue 7, p41
Reports that A.P. Moller of Copenhagen has ordered three TEU containerships for its Maersk Line subsidiary. Capabilities of the ships; Goal of delivering 15 identical vessels by 1999.
- Maersk to Bid for P&O.
Rehring, Emily // Traffic World; 5/16/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 20, p11
Reports on the merger agreement entered by shipping companies, Maersk Sealand and P&O Nedlloyd. Financial terms of the agreement; Effort of Maersk to create an opportunity for further development of the global container business of the two companies; Percentage premium on Nedlloyd's closing...
- Top 50 Container Carriers.
Rehring, Emily // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 12/9/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 49, p28
Provides a list of the top 50 container shipping companies in terms of exports and imports from January to August 2002. Maersk Sealand; Evergreen; APL.
- RADAR SCREEN.
Rehring, Emily // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 10/23/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 43, p8
The article reports on issues and events related to transportation and logistics business in the U.S. as of October 2006. The International Longshoremen's Association is organizing office staffs of shipping lines following its victory against Evergreen America. The demand for services of port...
- Exhaustive process.
Rehring, Emily // Engineer (00137758); 2011 Supplement, p10
The article informs that a new exhaust-gas cleaning system will be tested by Maersk Line, as part of its efforts to cut sulphur emissions from its fleet. The advanced scrubbing system has been developed by Belco Oil & Gas Corp., and is designed for installation on Maersk Line and Maersk Tanker...
- Maersk Pumps ULSD.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Traffic World; 6/12/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 24, p47
The article focuses on Maersk Line's launch of a pilot system that uses ultra-low-sulfur diesel (ULSD) to power ships at California ports. The company expects that use of ULSD will remove 400 tons of vessel related emissions each year from the air at the ports. The move will cost Maersk an...
- Maersk Restructures Bunker.
Leach, Peter T. // Traffic World; 2/4/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 5, p32
The article focuses on the bunker adjustment factor (BAF), the fuel charge formula introduced by the Danish carrier, Maersk Line. The formula aims to provide simple and transparent ways of applying fuel surcharges. The company states that the formula is based on common principles in the...
- Maersk Plans More Layups, VSAs as New Ships join Fleet.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 3/23/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p6
The article announces the plan of Maersk Line to reduce the impact of big new ships that are scheduled to be delivered to its fleet in 2009. Maersk plans to return its ships under charter to their owners when charter leases expire. According to AXS-Alphaliner, as of March 2009, Maersk has 73...
- STEPPING UP RATE WARS.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 3/23/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p18
The article addresses the freight rate war in the Asia-Europe trade. Maersk Line increased its freight rates in the Asia-Europe trade. According to shippers and competing carriers, Maersk has been mong the most aggressive in reducing rates since 2008. In order to end the freight rate war, seven...
- POWER RANKINGS.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 3/23/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p24
The article introduces a series of articles about the top container lines, export carriers and import carriers as of March 2009. They include Maersk Line, Mediterranean Shipping Co., CMA CGM, Evergreen, Cosco, Hapag-Lloyd, APL, NYK Line, Pacific International Lines, China Shipping and Horizon Lines.
- INTO THE POOL.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 6/29/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 26, p38
The article discusses Maersk Line's plan to establish a U.S. chassis pool for port trucking. The entry notes that the chassis pool will be managed by Maersk Equipment Services through its DirectChassisLink division which will lease chassis to intermodal lanes. Maersk Lines' decision to create a...
- Container duo up for sale?
Perry, Dominic // Motor Transport; 10/1/2009, p3
The article reports that Maersk Line has put part of Pentalver Transport Ltd., its container haulage subsidiary, up for sale. As stated, the firm is understood to be open to offers for Pentalver (Cannock), formerly Bowmur Haulage Co. According to a company insider, seven or eight companies, so...
- Top 50 Container Lines.
Perry, Dominic // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 6/14/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 24, p28
Presents a ranking of the top container carriers in U.S. import trade lanes based on their imports market share in 2004 and the percentage of change in import volumes in 2003 and 2004. Maersk Sealand in Madison, New Jersey; APL in Oakland, California; Mediterranean Shipping Co. in New York.
- Domino effect.
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 8/2/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 31, p14
Discusses the impact of labor shortage on the operations of the Los Angeles-Long Beach, California port as of August 8, 2004. Diversion of the container ships of Maersk Sealand from Southern California to Oakland in July 2004; Expectation on the persistence of labor shortage in Southern...
- If it moves, charter it.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 8/2/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 31, p18
Reports on the strategies employed by container carriers to cope up with the shortage in cargo ships. Rise in the demand for container ships on the trans-Pacific and Europe-Asia markets; Reason for the move of small carrier lines to reduce services; Strategy of large container carriers in...
- Maersk's Market Share Slips.
Leach, Peter T. // Traffic World; 10/9/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 41, p32
The article reports that container shipping company Maersk Line has lost its market share during the first half of 2006. Since its merger with P&D Nedlloyd, both Maersk's imports and export volumes has dropped to 5.1 percent during the first six months of the year. Among the other reasons that...
- Asset or Non-asset?
Mongelluzzo, Bill // Traffic World; 10/1/2001, Vol. 265 Issue 40, pL-13
The selection of third-party logistics providers throughout the world depends on the sector of business to which they belong. As shipping lines such as Maersk Sealand, APL Ltd. and NYK Line Inc. adopt contract logistics, shippers are considering which is the best choice when outsourcing...
- A tough ticket.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 12/22/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 51, p17
Focuses on the reservation system for Panamax vessels to transit the Panama Canal. Effect of the increase in the number of Panamax vessels transiting the Panama Canal; Risk of making a reservation; Ranking system used by the Maersk Sealand, a container carrier and user of the canal;...
- Trading places.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 3/27/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p22
Discusses issues surrounding the shipping industry in the U.S. Scheduled number of containers that steamship companies will deliver in 2006; Forecast on the rate of growth in U.S. imports; Increase in the market shares of Maersk Line and Hapag-Lloyd.
- Taking a new tack.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 5/1/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 18, p14
Discusses issues concerning the trans-Atlantic container shipping market. Impact of the introduction of the China Shipping-CMA CGM service on the industry; Result of the reorganization of the trans-Atlantic services of Maersk Sealand; Observation on the growth in eastbound traffic.
- RADAR SCREEN.
Leach, Peter T. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 10/16/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 42, p8
The article offers news briefs related to commerce in the U.S. as of October 2006. The number of U.S.-flag vessel operators continue to decline despite the tax benefits included in the country's Job Creation Act of 2004. The shares of Maersk Line fell to 17.4 percent of global liner capacity in...