UAE Maritime Week sets ambitious goals for maritime innovation and sustainability

Held under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure (MOEI UAE), the UAE Maritime Week held its official press conference this week in anticipation of the upcoming 2023 edition of its conference and exhibition. The event, scheduled to take place from May 15th to May 19th, 2023 at the Dubai World Trade […]

Hapag-Lloyd Q1 results: good resilience in weaker market environment

Hapag-Lloyd has concluded the first quarter of 2023 with an EBITDA of USD 2.4 billion (EUR 2.2 billion). EBIT decreased to USD 1.9 billion (EUR 1.7 billion) compared to the same quarter last year, and the Group profit was also below the prior-year level, at USD 2 billion (EUR 1.9 billion). Transport volumes were 4.9 […]

Harren & Partner rebrands to Harren Group

Privately owned maritime services and logistics conglomerate Harren & Partner, founded I. 1989 and based in Bremen, announces that it has changed its name to Harren Group. The launch of this group brand marks the start of a new era of collaboration and innovation within the organisation to further enhance customer satisfaction. While the group’s […]

MSC announces new office in Tempe Arizona

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company has announced plans to open its new MSC Tempe office, expanding the company’s network of locations across the United States. Located on the Arizona State University (ASU) campus, the construction of the state-of-the-art 777 Tower is set to be completed by Spring of 2024. The 28,302-square-foot space on the 6th floor […]

Unlocking opportunities for green shipping in Africa

Africa’s abundance of solar, wind and thermal energy across the continent can place Africa at the core of the global decarbonisation of maritime transport, the IMO conference on Low-Carbon Shipping in Africa heard last week (5 May). Speaking at the Conference, held in In Mombasa, Kenya and co-organized with the Kenya Maritime Authority, Mr Xiaojie […]

Triworld Shipping Services awarded NAMEPA’s Maritime Sustainability Passport

NAMEPA, the North American Marine Environment Protection Association, has awarded its Maritime Sustainability Passport Certificate and Seal to Triworld Shipping Services (TSS). The MSP program encompasses each of NAMEPA’s Transparency Pillars in its Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) metrics and TSS has demonstrated its compliance with these pillars. “It all started with the ESG 101 […]