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Maersk Line Wins China Freight Industry Awards

Maersk (China) Shipping Co., Ltd. bagged 3 awards at the 10th China Freight Industry Awards ceremony held on 25th June 2013 at Shanghai. Maersk Line received awards in the category – ‘Best 10 Comprehensive Service Carrier’, ‘Best 3 Container Lines in Asia-Europe Trade’ and ‘Best 3 Container Lines in the Asia-South America Trade’. Matt Ma, […]

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CMA CGM’s proactive approach for Chinese Lunar New Year

The CMA CGM Group has decided to anticipate the reduced production during the Lunar New Year period in China starting on February 10th, 2013, and to adjust its offer to meet reduced demand on its services out of China.   o On the Far East to North Europe trade, CMA CGM has decided to: o Cancel […]

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China’s submersible jiaolong completes fourth test dive

China’s deep-diving manned submersible Jiaolong has successfully completed its fourth test dive Saturday, according to the republic’s State Oceanic Administration (SOA). The administration described Saturday’s mission as a complete success. However it did not say how deep the submersible went in the fourth dive. In its previous three dives, Jiaolong reached a depth of 5,188 […]

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China takes it seriously in Pacific Ocean

On Tuesday, the world’s first manned submersible, Jiaolong for the first time reached of 5,057 meters in the Pacific Ocean. After its successful dive, the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) is hoping that the Jiaolong will pave way to for a record-breaking 7,000-metre test dive in 2012. It has been told that Jiaolong has got its […]

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China explores Pacific Ocean’s minerals in deep-sea dive

China has sent a manned deep-sea craft into the Pacific Ocean depths after it and Russia were granted permits to explore for minerals by the International Seabed Authority, news reports said Friday. China and Russia were the first countries to have received this week permits for deep sea exploration from the Jamaica-based ISA, which is […]

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China: Tsuji Shipyard and GTRC Sign Contract for Two 37.000 DWT Bulk Carriers

Bahamian shipowners Campbell Shipping Ltd. signed an order with Tsuji Heavy Industries (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd. located at Zhang Jia Gang, China for two 37,000 dwt double-hull log fitted bulk carriers, with an option for two more. These ships, which will be classed by ABS and fly the Bahamas flag, will be 179.9 meters in length […]

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China’s submersible to dive 5000 mts deep in Pacific Ocean

Beijing, July 2 (PTI) China”s deep-diving submersible ”Jiaolong”, set off on a journey to delve 5,000 meters deep into the Pacific Ocean, topping its 3,759-meter dive last year. A submersible differs from a submarine, as it typically depends on another vessel or facility for support. It was loaded on a scientific exploration ship at a […]