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Asia News from December 2015

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Sinotrans & CSC Holdings gobbled up

December 30 - December 30 - According to China Merchants Group, the Hong Kong based state-owned conglomerate with businesses in transportation, finance and real estate, is set to acquire China's Sinotrans & CSC Holdings.
Views: 1856
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Ocean Yield amends Höegh charters

December 30 - December 30 - Ocean Yield has agreed to certain amendments to the agreements with Höegh Autoliners for four PCTC vessels on long-term charter.
Views: 418
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Star Shipping shines in valve move

December 23 - December 23 - Pakistan based Star Shipping has coordinated the transport of valve body casings, each weighing 58 tonnes, from Karachi to Muzaffarabad by road.
Views: 1056
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AAL heads to Port Hedland

December 23 - December 23 - AAL has loaded a 410-tonne air cooled condenser (ACC) unit on board its vessel AAL Nanjing in Changsu, China destined for Australia's Port Hedland.
Views: 1106
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First of four for Chipolbrok

December 22 - December 22 - Chinese-Polish Joint Stock Shipping (Chipolbrok) has taken delivery of the first in a series of four newbuild general cargo vessels - Chipolbrok Pacific - from Shanghai Shipyard.
Views: 1686
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Super six for Ekin

December 21 - December 21 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has completed the delivery of six oversize components from Turkey to Azerbaijan.
Views: 1219
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ABC reaches new heights

December 21 - December 21 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) continued its period of strong growth with a 27 percent year-on-year rise in cargo carried during November 2015.
Views: 1287
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ETS doubles up

December 21 - December 21 - Marine survey agency ETS was appointed to complete a marine warranty survey for a project cargo loading operation in Japan and discharge in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 2120
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Realco lets it slide

December 21 - December 21 - Realco Logistics has shipped eight water slides from Chengdu, China to Subic Bay in the Philippines.
Views: 1175
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SAL: 'Toughen up' in 2016

December 18 - December 18 - Hamburg headquartered shipping line, SAL Heavy Lift, said 2015 turned out to be a tough year. Despite completing a raft of technical projects, the tumbling oil price led to a steep downturn in the global offshore industry.
Views: 1997
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M-Star on the double

December 18 - December 18 - M-Star Freight Services recently completed a pair of project moves from multiple points of origin to Russia.
Views: 2207
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Big lift for Aryamasir

December 18 - December 18 - Aryamasir International Transport has coordinated the transport of a 62-tonne crane from Akchalak, Uzbekistan to Dubai.
Views: 1506
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Six missing after tanker collision

December 17 - December 17 - Denmark headquartered Thorco Shipping confirmed that its multipurpose vessel, Thorco Cloud, sank following a collision with a Stolt Tanker vessel.
Views: 1158
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Swire links China to Pacific

December 17 - December 17 - Effective January 1, 2016, Swire Shipping is enhancing its Bali Hai service from North Asia to the South Pacific.
Views: 1203
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Airlines overturn price-fixing fines

December 17 - December 17 - The General Court of the European Union has upheld an appeal by 11 airlines against a EUR790 million (USD864 million) fine, originally imposed in 2010 for air cargo price-fixing between 1999 and 2006.
Views: 765
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Westlink tracks mining move

December 17 - December 17 - Westlink Logistics has completed the initial shipment of 120 rail wagons out of a total consignment of 562 wagons from China to Pilbara, Western Australia for a large mining company.
Views: 1191
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JSL pipes up in Qatar

December 16 - December 16 - Recently appointed member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for Qatar, JSL Global, has coordinated the shipment of oil and gas pipes from China to Doha.
Views: 2268
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The Freight Co boils over

December 16 - December 16 - The Freight Co has coordinated the transport of a boiler from its manufacturing plant in Thailand's Chachoengsao province to the Port of Sri Racha in Chonburi.
Views: 1624
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Aaras handles vessel trio

December 15 - December 15 - Aaras Shipping Agencies has discharged around 75,520 tonnes of cargo from three breakbulk vessels at Pakistan's Port of Karachi.
Views: 1840
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Sohar steels Changbao deal

December 15 - December 15 - Sohar Port and Freezone has signed a lease agreement with Chinese steel manufacturer Jiangsu Changbao Steel Tube Company.
Views: 1622
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Jumbo in Prelude pile up

December 15 - December 15 - Jumbo's heavy lift vessels Jumbo Jubilee and Fairpartner have shipped 16 piles for the Prelude field from Aviles in Spain to Batam, Indonesia.
Views: 1132
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MAC lines up mill project

December 15 - December 15 - MAC Logistic International Group has coordinated the shipment of a casting line for a steel mill in Brazil.
Views: 1271
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Gruber transforms Indonesia

December 15 - December 15 - Intertransport Gruber has coordinated the transport of two transformers and 58 wooden cases from Guangzhou in China to Jakarta, Indonesia.
Views: 1792
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Terex quartet heads down under

December 14 - December 14 - Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has strengthened its position in the Asia Pacific with the delivery of four mobile harbour cranes to the region.
Views: 1499
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ALE marks Kazakh milestone

December 14 - December 14 - ALE has completed the delivery of cargo for the third phase of the Atyrau Refinery expansion project in Kazakhstan.
Views: 1469
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M-Star shines in Russia

December 14 - December 14 - M-Star Freight Services has coordinated the transport of heavy and over-dimensional cargoes for a petrochemical plant in Russia.
Views: 1339
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ICS welcomes Paris agreement

December 14 - December 14 - The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), representing the global shipping industry, has welcomed the Paris climate change agreement, which was adopted unanimously on December 12 by 195 nations.
Views: 1525
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Salalah ups cargo capacity

December 14 - December 14 - The Port of Salalah in Oman has officially opened a new deepwater general cargo and liquid bulk terminal, increasing its dry cargo handling capacity by 20 million tonnes.
Views: 1059
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AN-225 flies into Leipzig

December 14 - December 14 - An Antonov 225 freighter aircraft has loaded 185 tonnes of machinery destined for China at Leipzig/Halle Airport in Germany.
Views: 865
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Jaxport on cloud nine

December 14 - December 14 - Nine over-dimensional pressurised steel evaporator tanks have been moved through Jaxport's Blount Island Marine Terminal.
Views: 1327
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CEA bottles up

December 11 - December 11 - CEA Projects has completed the delivery, positioning and installation of heavy equipment for a new plastic bottle manufacturing plant in the Hlaing Tharyar district of Yangon, Myanmar.
Views: 1455
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Chinese tie-up approved

December 11 - December 11 - A statement on China's State Council website suggests that the merger between China Ocean Shipping Group (Cosco) and China Shipping Group (CSCL) has been approved.
Views: 1276
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Fitch cuts outlook for shipping

December 11 - December 11 - Credit ratings and research oufit, Fitch Ratings has revised its global shipping sector outlook for 2016 to negative from stable in 2015.
Views: 1536
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Modulift names two

December 10 - December 10 - Modulift has two new distributors: Green Line Colombia in South America, and Saudi Dutest Industrial Company in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1387
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Seajacks ship set for operation

December 10 - December 10 - Seajacks International, the offshore installation and maintenance contractor, has announced that its fifth self-propelled jack-up vessel, Seajacks Scylla, is set to enter service.
Views: 1695
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ACS fires up in Iraq

December 10 - December 10 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has transported three fire trucks from Turkey to Iraq on two IL-76 freighter aircraft.
Views: 1323
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BBC goes to China

December 9 - December 9 - BBC Chartering has opened a new representative office in Beijing, China.
Views: 1472
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TII Group enters India

December 8 - December 8 - Germany's TII Group has entered the Indian market after acquiring domestic trailer manufacturer Tratec and establishing an Indian subsidiary - TII India PvT. Ltd.
Views: 1518
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New regional director at Cargolux

December 8 - December 8 - Jonathan Clark will join all-cargo airline Cargolux as its new regional director Africa, effective February 1, 2016.
Views: 988
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Swan takes on mega module

December 8 - December 8 - A 3,200-tonne accommodation module has been loaded on board Dockwise's heavy transport vessel Swan at Mammoet's heavy lift terminal in Schiedam, the Netherlands.
Views: 1306
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Two more for Hansa Heavy Lift

December 7 - December 7 - Hansa Heavy Lift is continuing its global expansion programme with new offices in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), together with the appointment of a new commercial agent in Colombia.
Views: 1959
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Hapag-Lloyd gets heavy

December 7 - December 7 - Hapag-Lloyd has delivered a large propeller on board its containership Antwerpen Express from Shanghai to Hamburg, where it loaded another 166-tonne propeller on the same vessel for shipment to South Korea.
Views: 1307
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AAL in Swire tie-up

December 7 - December 7 - Effective December 14, AAL is entering a space sharing agreement with Swire Shipping that aims to further strengthen its breakbulk liner service between Asia and the East Coast of Australia.
Views: 1450
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Globalink hits the target

December 4 - December 4 - Kazakhstan headquartered forwarder Globalink was recently contracted to move super-heavy high-pressure columns from Japan to Atyrau.
Views: 1549
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Six up for Bhoir

December 4 - December 4 - Mumbai headquartered crane rental company, Bhoir Group, ordered six new Liebherr LR 1300 SX crawler cranes.
Views: 1010
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WWL ALS ships luxury trio

December 4 - December 4 - WWL ALS has coordinated the delivery of two catamarans and a luxury yacht from Antwerp to Jebel Ali in the UAE.
Views: 692
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JAS moves O&G pair

December 3 - December 3 - Bremen headquartered JAS Projects has completed a pair of project shipments recently.
Views: 957
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Carisbrooke doubles up

December 3 - December 3 - Carisbrooke Shipping has appointed Heiko Hinrichs, formerly of Ocean 5, and Joschka Boeddeling, most recently of Jumbo Shipping, to its chartering desk.
Views: 1424
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Gate4EU rides into HK

December 3 - December 3 - Belgium headquartered Gate4EU, in cooperation with its subsidiary company Antramar, has coordinated the shipment of fairground rides for the Great European Carnival in Hong Kong.
Views: 1091
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ALE seals Baku deal

December 2 - December 2 - ALE has been awarded a major contract in Azerbaijan for the transportation of oversize and overweight components for the SOCAR fertilisation project.
Views: 1358
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Gebrüder Weiss debuts in Sin city

December 2 - December 2 - Gebrüder Weiss has opened a 10,000 sq m logistics terminal in Singapore that provides a broad range of warehousing and freight forwarding services and will act as a hub from cross border connections to neighbouring countries in Southeast Asia
Views: 888
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Lufthansa and ANA expand agreement

December 2 - December 2 - One year after its original launch, Lufthansa Cargo and All Nippon Airways Cargo (ANA) are expanding their network joint venture between Europe and Japan by adding Fukuoka and Sapporo as destinations.
Views: 1619
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WWL to go weekly to US west coast

December 1 - December 1 - Effective January 2016, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) will increase the frequency and capacity of its transatlantic service, to offer a regular, weekly service from key ports in Europe to the US west coast.
Views: 1392
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BNSFL duo combine in refinery move

December 1 - December 1 - BNSF Logistics Toronto and BNSFL's Global Project Center in Houston have coordinated the transport of multiple over-dimensional cargoes, which had arrived at the Port of Houston from China, to Beaumont, Texas.
Views: 1064

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