Direct Sailing from Wuhan to Japan

New direct service bypasses transhipment in Shanghai China’s state-run media service Xinhua has announced that the first vessel to travel on a new Wuhan-Japan direct container shipping route has departed the Yangluo port in Wuhan, capital of Central China’s Hubei Province, for Japan. The vessel was the Hanya 1, a purpose-built 500 TEU vessel for […]

ITCO Donates Tank Container to Shanghai Maritime University (SMU)

SMU will use the tank container for training and education purposes. The International Tank Container Organisation (ITCO) has completed the donation of a 20ft ISO tank container to the Shanghai Maritime University, a leading academic institution for the shipping, ports and logistics industry in China. “The tank will be used by the University for training […]

Kalmar Straddles for Steveco

Six new Kalmar straddle carriers are heading to Steveco’s Mussalo terminal in Kotka, Finland The Steveco Group is a leading port operator in Finland, with operations at the Hietanen, Hamina and Vuosaari terminals along Finland’s south coast, in addition to Mussalo in Kotka. The company operates an extensive fleet of Kalmar equipment, including terminal tractors, […]