Tej Mayur Contractor Elected Chairman for FIATA’s Advisory Body Information Technology

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Federation Of Freight Forwarders Association In India (FFFAI)  is the National Member of FIATA representing India and recommends membership of Logistics Service Providers for FIATA membership. Federation Internationale Des Associations De Transitaires et Assimiles, commonly also known as FIATA, the International Freight Forwarders Association held …

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Chennai: Trailer Owners Withdraw Strike

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Container trailers in north Chennai on 7 July called off their strike after two port-user associations agreed to pay higher hire fares, according to a report in leading daily The Hindu. Around 3,000 trailers attached to 14 owner’s associations and catering to three ports, including …

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APM Terminals Pipavav Resumes Shipment of Bulk Agri-commodity

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: APM Terminals Pipavav, India’s most efficient and environment friendly port has scalable landside and marine side. The port has recently developed a new warehouse within the port and has developed warehouse close to the port to accommodate customers’ additional cargoes. With the focus on warehousing …

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Editorial: Shipping to Miss the Boat

Chennai, 6 July 2022: Factors such as global gross domestic product (GDP), as well as trade and manufacturing sector activity have been the key drivers shaping energy demand in the international shipping sector to date. As the adoption of energy efficiency (EE) measures in international shipping increases, the nexus of …

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KR Representative Elected Chair of IACS Hull Panel  

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Korean Register (KR) on 30 June 2022 announced that Mr. CHO Hyungmin, Principal Surveyor of Ship & Offshore Technology Team, has been elected the next Chair of the IACS Hull Panel. His appointment was announced at the 85th International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) Council …

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Editorial: Shipping at a Crossroads

Chennai, 29 June 2022: The Marine Money conference in New York brought together a large gathering of the ship finance community- with the overall theme of “Shipping at a crossroads”. The Day 2 session saw keynote speaker Andreas Sohmen-Pao, Executive Chairman of BW Group, discuss “Adapting and investing in a …

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