Months of firm denials by Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) that it was involved in any sale talks ended with the weekend announcement that COSCO Shipping Holdings and Shanghai International Port Group had made an enormous USD6.3 billion offer for the Hong Kong-listed carrier.
Singapore’s Keppel O&M (Keppel O&M) is close to delivering the world’s first converted floating liquefaction vessel (FLNGV), three years after securing the contract from Golar LNG Ltd.
Maersk has said that it has opened a secure links with no connection to its systems for customers wanting to book cargo.
The company said that the links have been isolated from the Maersk network, authenticated and cleared by security and pose no risks to customers’ systems. However, there may be some difficulties booking dangerous cargoes. Rates remain the same as those posted before the attack, the Danish group added.
Daewoo Shipbuilding will build more mega-ships for the Danish ocean carrier, according to recent media reports.
The ocean carrier’s new China East Coast Express 2 will connect ports in China and Southeast Asia with the United States East Coast via the Suez Canal.