Shipping News

Maritime Movements – The UMBRA-lievable
Coronavirus is a headache for shipping agents, adding a time-consuming layer to their role. The paperwork, the clearances, the loss…
Another Port, Another Time
Every now and then, while gazing out the train window, as it makes its way over the railway bridge, bound…
Maritime Movements – The Case Of The Curious Kurt Paul
General cargo carrier, Kurt Paul, arrived at Kupang Anch, Indonesia, on 30 September 2020, six days after departing Fremantle’s inner…
Fremantle Ports Corruption Investigation – Update, New Charges
WA Police have announced today that Financial Crimes Squad detectives have charged two further people as part of their ongoing…
Instantaneous Reader Reaction To Our Big ‘PORT TO GO’ Story
The response of our readers to our HOLD THE PRESS! - Government says ‘PORT TO GO’ story has been instantaneous…
HOLD THE PRESS! – Government says ‘THE PORT TO GO’
The State Government has late this afternoon bitten the bullet and announced the much rumoured decision that the operation of…
Seafarers Slow Ships In Fremantle And Other Aussie Ports
On Thursday just gone, 6 August 2020, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) stated that Australia was ‘facing economic carnage…
CMA CGM, APL, ANL, ET AL – What’s In An Acronym?
We’re hoping that’s got your attention! Especially those familiar (not) French acronyms, CMA CGM. If you spend any time around…
COSCO SHIPPING – What A Story!
COSCO Antwerp (IMO: 9246396), a pretty blue container ship sailing under the flag of the United Kingdom, was in Fremantle…

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