January 29, 2023

The two TOP10 companies merge! “Change of ownership” of the world’s largest ship management company

On January 19, the merger of OSM Maritime Group and Thome Group, the world’s top ten ship management companies, was officially finalized, and the two companies announced that they had agreed to merge. OSM Maritime Group was founded in Arendal, Norway, in 1989, while Thome Group was founded in 1963. It operates in the form

January 13, 2023

Clarkson: The index set a new record in 2022

Clarkson’s ClarkSea index, a shipping brokerage company, covers about 80% of the world’s fleet capacity. The index soared by nearly one third in 2022, reaching a record level. The rise of the index was mainly due to the support of the container shipping sector. In addition, automobile ships, oil tankers and LNG carriers also performed

December 30, 2022

Ministry of Transport of China: expand intercontinental aviation networks in Europe, North America, Oceania, etc

China news agency, Beijing, December 29 (Reporter Wang Enbo) Zhang Dawei, Deputy Director of the Comprehensive Planning Department of the Ministry of Transport of China, said in Beijing on the 29th that China will further facilitate international transportation, and relevant measures include expanding intercontinental aviation networks in Europe, North America, Oceania, etc.   The National

December 2, 2022

The “World Cup economy” continues to be hot, and customs offices around the country take multiple measures to facilitate customs clearance

People’s Daily, Beijing, December 1 (Reporter Li Qiaochu) Recently, about 100000 mascots of the 2022 Qatar World Cup were transported to Qatar by air after being supervised and released by the customs officers of Guangzhou Baiyun Airport under Guangzhou Customs. “Since April and May this year, our clients have received orders from global foreign traders,

November 10, 2022

British media: The UK is about to announce the UK UK Large Value Natural Gas Agreement

BEIJING, Nov. 8 (Xinhua) According to the British Daily Telegraph on the 7th local time, British Prime Minister Sunak plans to announce an important natural gas agreement with the United States after the 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27). It is reported that the negotiations on

September 15, 2022

European energy crisis continues to ferment! LNG carrier daily rent doubles year-on-year

Financial Associated Press, September 6 (Editor Li Chen) Affected by energy shortages and geopolitical conflicts, rising natural gas demand and freight rates have pushed up the freight rates of LNG carriers. Since the beginning of this year, the average one-year time charter rent of LNG carriers has increased by 47% year-on-year. Higher demand and higher

July 22, 2022

900 days of cross-border export logistics

In the spring of 2022, an international ocean container that left Shanghai in February with a shipment of air purifiers floated for three months before being unloaded at the port of Long Beach on the West coast of the United States. In the past, the same cargo trip would have taken no more than 50

April 26, 2022

Italy announces ban on all Russian ships

According to Italian media on April 19, according to a statement from the Italian Coast Guard, in accordance with EU sanctions, Italian ports have banned all Russian-flagged ships from calling at ports since April 16. The ban will also apply to ships that change flags after February 24. According to the news, according to the

February 9, 2022

WTO report shows that global trade in services remains below pre-pandemic levels

The World Trade Organization (WTO) recently released a report on trade in services, saying that in the third quarter of 2021, global trade in services increased by 25% year-on-year, keeping pace with the growth of trade in goods. Digitally deliverable services such as computers, financial and business services are the main drivers of growth. .

December 29, 2021

Strong demand in Indian subcontinent and Middle East markets

Maersk recently reported that despite growing concerns about the new crown pneumonia epidemic, supported by strong demand for consumer goods, the market confidence index of the major economies in the Indian subcontinent and the Middle East has risen. The report pointed out that as the regional government invests in the construction of dedicated freight corridors