The Ever Given saga continues, amid positive news for some of the crew

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With the Ever Given still “legally” stuck in the Great Bitter Lakes in Suez Canal, discussions and concerns have turned to various other issues relating to the cargo, the ship’s … Read more..

Misdeclared cargo and its investigation route – Yantian Express fire

Yantian Express fire Investigation

On the 3rd of Jan 2019, part of the Yantian Express a 7,510 TEU, 320m German-flagged ship of Hapag Lloyd went up in flames while on its way from Colombo … Read more..

More shipping lines offering logistics services – Hapag Lloyd is now offering cargo insurance

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Do I need cargo insurance for my shipment..?? Is a question asked by many customers around the world.. Whether they are exporters or importers or traders.. This is question that … Read more..

Yantian Express reaches its destination Halifax finally

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Further to the various articles I have posted on this site about the fire damaged container ship Yantian Express, readers may be happy to hear that the ship has finally … Read more..

Updated information on Yantian Express General Average

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Yesterday, I posted some questions relating to the consequences and process of General Average – once it is declared.. In a press release, ONE (Ocean Network Express) one of the … Read more..

Consequences and process of General Average – once it is declared

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Further to the recent maritime disasters and subsequent to the declaration of General Average on the Yantian Express, I received some questions surrounding the consequences and the process of the General … Read more..

General Average declared on fire stricken Yantian Express

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It was expected and would have been just a matter of time..  We reported previously that part of the 16-year-old Yantian Express the 7,510 TEU, 320m German-flagged ship of Hapag Lloyd went … Read more..

Containers lost at sea..!!!! Why it happens and what to do when it happens..

containers lost at sea

As part of global trade, in 2016, approximately 130 million containers packed with cargo with an estimated value of more than $4 trillion were shipped around the world.. As per … Read more..

Do I need all original bills of lading for an insurance claim..??

Can I lodge an insurance claim with an original bill of lading or do I need all original bills of lading..?? The trigger for this topic is a question that … Read more..