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  1. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Maersk-MSC tie-up approval may run to late 2014

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 12:38am by JING YANG

    ... Jing Yang jing.yang@scmp.com US maritime regulator likely to set conditions for antitrust approval of vessel-sharing pact Maersk-MSC alliance seen gaining approval The proposed alliance ... to be approved are very good, since the commission voted four-to-one in favour of the more concentrated [P3] merger last time," a source close to the commission said. [The alliances] are … in spirit ...

  2. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Maersk, MSC file plan with US commission on proposed tie-up

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 01:14am by JING YANG

    ... Jing Yang jing.yang@scmp.com Maersk, MSC file plan on proposed landmark tie-up A proposed alliance between the world's two largest container shipping lines has filed its plan with US ... that exceeds the world's biggest container ships on the water and under construction. Given that neither company has vessels of this size on order, the wording may indicate the alliance plans ...

  3. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Four container shipping lines team up to serve North East Asia-Oceania

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 01:10am by JING YANG

    ... Some ports like Bangkok and Cat Lai are shallow draught and the bigger ships cannot berth", PIL said in an emailed reply.   Many of the top 20 lines have formed alliances exclusive ...

  4. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Mega alliance brings sea change in industry

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Formation of the P3 pact by Big Three sets tone for shake-up as small players seek to consolidate or strengthen co-operation to stay afloat Mega alliance ... of a mega alliance by the world's three largest lines. The Big Three- Maersk, Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) and CMA CGM- said in June they would form a vessel-sharing agreement ...

  5. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Hong Kong urged to act on port congestion as pressure builds for more capacity

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 05:59am by Charlotte So

    ... of alliances in shipping lines will further stretch the limits of the already crowded port. Port operators were coming under increasing pressure to become more efficient as alliances of shipping ... under three big alliances- G6, P3 and CKYHE- which account for 70 per cent of the capacity of global trade lanes. The P3 group is expected to get approval from the Federal Maritime Commission ...

  6. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Hong Kong port loses out to bigger berths in Shenzhen

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:24am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Tight space at Kwai Tsing container terminals will see shipping alliance deploying its larger vessels to newer port facilities in the north HK loses out to bigger berths in Shenzhen Hong Kong port could lose further business to Shenzhen because an alliance of three shipping companies would need bigger berths for their large vessels and more space ...

  7. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

    Tenth Hong Kong container terminal, costing HK$100b, may not be financially viable, consultants say

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 05:23am by Anita Lam

    ... in mega-alliances and the growing use of mega-vessels, the demand was for terminals to be interconnected. A detached CT10 would minimise its interaction with other facilities. Last year about 60 per cent ...

  8. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    China Merchants profit to strengthen in 2nd half

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... a so-called P3 alliance to share vessels and bargain on prices amid the global shipping downturn. "The P3 alliance has put price pressure on our ports, but the impact was different on different ...

  9. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    No festive cheer for shipping industry, Maersk boss David Skov says

    Posted Oct 05th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... said Maersk would cap the Triple E's capacity at 14,000 containers, down from a maximum of 18,000, until early next year. The Danish shipper is betting on a proposed alliance ...

  10. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Christmas cargo boosts US rates as Europe routes face capacity reduction

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of August, based on a Clarkson index. Asia-Europe rates have dropped 23 per cent in the same period, according to the ship- broker. The decline has prompted the G6 Alliance, whose members include Neptune Orient Lines' APL and Orient Overseas International Limited (OOIL), to halt one of six weekly Asia-Europe services next month. The CKYH alliance will also cut of one of its five ...




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