Only few years after the inauguration of the major container terminal BTP in Brazil's main port Santos, mega-vessels seem to be the most acute challenge for the terminal run in a joint-venture owned by Maersk and MSC.
BY TOMAS KRISTIANSEN
Maersk Group and Aponte-owned MSC not only cooperate on liners in the 2M alliance, but the companies also share a close bond in the terminal sector.
ECSA’s newly appointed secretary general, Sotirs Raptis, has taken up the helm of an organization criticized by its own members for being invisible. In an interview with ShippingWatch, Raptis explains how he intends to alter that image.
The EU Parliament has given its approval to the part of the EU’s large-scale energy reform that aims to include shipping in CO2 quota system from the new year. Siglar Carbon has calculated the additional charges for a single container from Rotterdam to Shanghai.