maritime

2020 will set the beginning of a new international maritime industry

September 30, 2019 1:16 pm The measure implemented by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), regarding the maximum level of sulfur emissions allowed for ships (IMO 2020), leaving a maximum of 0.5% against the current standard with a sulfur content of 3.5%, subjects the international maritime industry to one of the most daunting challenges in its most recent 250 years of… [+]

Logistics and the energy revolution

September 10, 2019 12:46 am In different media sources, it is continuously and widely reported that there is a radical change in the energy sector. But why is maritime transport such an ecological logistics option for the main actors? Renewable energy is necessary for a sustainable future: ecological partnerships between cargo owners and transport providers will also help make that… [+]

Evergreen Shipping Company will charge a fine for dangerous cargo wrongly declared

August 19, 2019 1:01 am Sea carriers have been taking strong measures against dishonest shippers. For some time they have begun with threats of significant financial sanctions for undeclared shipments; this arose following a series of boat fires. The Evergreen shipping company was the first to announce fines, ranging from US $ 4,000 to          $ 35,000, for erroneous statements, and… [+]

Mexico and Denmark sign a Memorandum of Understanding regarding maritime matters

July 26, 2019 6:45 am The Secretariat of Communications and Transportations (SCT for its Spanish acronym), through the General Coordination of Ports and Merchant Marine (CGPMM for its Spanish acronym), and the Marine Authority of the Kingdom of Denmark signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding the recognition of the qualifications of Mexican merchant sailors to work on ships with the… [+]

Seaports and their role in Mexico

April 24, 2019 9:45 am Approximately, the 90% of the products that are globally commercialized are transported by sea, and in one decade, the average capacity of the cargo ships was doubled, according to the International Transport Forum, the ports are the ones that allow the execution of the exchanges. The seaports facilitate trading and make the logistic costs more… [+]

A better year for carriers!

January 30, 2019 7:05 am In this year, 2019, the different regions and commercial routes are expected to report profits for air and maritime carriers. According to the director of Trans-Logistics group, Chuck Lowis, at the beginning of December 2018 there were cases where capacity began to exceed demand, but it is believed that it was temporary; the reality is… [+]

TradeLens and the encouragement of BlockChain

September 18, 2018 6:38 pm In an effort to apply a blockchain to the global supply chain, Maersk Line and IBM have collaborated to develop TradeLens, a blockchain-enabled shipping solution to promote a more efficient and safer global trade, unite partners of the supply chain to support information exchange and transparency as well as encourage innovation throughout the industry. TradeLens… [+]

The ports in Mexico

June 15, 2018 12:09 pm In Mexico we have the great comparative advantage of having more than 10 thousand kilometers of coastline giving both to the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and the Caribbean Sea; with this great differentiator we should be one of the strongest countries with connection through the sea, with foreign trade, with ports, tourism, oil extraction, etc;… [+]

Maersk about to cut his services in his fight against the shipment “Glut”

May 30, 2018 12:23 am The glut is a market situation in which the supply of a good or service exceeds its demand, which generally results in a substantial drop in its price. The container operator’s first-quarter loss widened amid falling freight rates and rising commercial risks and fuel costs. A.P. Moller-Maersk said it would reduce its ability to combat falling… [+]