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MSC Mediterranean Shipping launches first feeder service to Manila

MSC Mediterranean Shipping launches first feeder service to Manila

Aug. 7 | MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company’s new Seahorse service provides port coverage to eight countries in Asia Shippers in the Philippines can connect more seamlessly to intra-regional trade flows with the roll-out this month of MSC Mediterranean Shipping...

MSC starts using 30% biofuel blends

MSC starts using 30% biofuel blends

Dec. 11 | Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) announced it has started to use 30% biofuel blends, saying it is the first major shipping line to do this. The company in a statement said it has begun to use biofuel in its vessels calling in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. “Following...

Container liners eye slow steaming amid rising fuel prices

Container liners eye slow steaming amid rising fuel prices

Jun. 18 | Box shipping lines such as industry leaders Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and Maersk Line are now looking at slow steaming on some routes as a viable approach to cutting costs and improving reliability, according to a new analysis from Platts. Platts...

MSC order for 22,000-TEU box ships raises overcapacity specter

MSC order for 22,000-TEU box ships raises overcapacity specter

Sep. 25 | Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has reportedly ordered a series of eleven 22,000-TEU vessels for delivery during 2019-2020, raising worries of overcapacity hitting the industry again. The news comes in the wake of CMA CGM having ordered six similar...