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Mitsui OSK Lines

Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL)'s container operations are relatively small compared with its dry bulk and tanker operations. In FY12 the container unit's revenue accounted for 37.9% of the group's total. In...

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Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC)

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) was founded in 1970 in Geneva, Switzerland. It launched its first service between the Mediterranean and South and East Africa in the mid-1970s. In 2003 it became...

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Key Themes For 2013: Emerging Europe

Central and Eastern Europe will benefit from the gradual global recovery in various ways. In our 2013 outlook we identify key trends and themes we anticipate over the next 12 months. Central and...

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Belarus To Deal A Blow To Baltic Ports

Belarus' mulling of redirecting its shipments via Russian ports rather than the Baltic States' ports will be a major blow for ports in Lithuania and Latvia, specifically the ports of Klaipeda and...

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Divide Widens Across The Pond

BMI View: As expected, weak demand continued to rein in price spikes in November. The Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip and a temporarily solution to the Greek debt crisis saw Brent rise to US$...

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Parties Discuss Rise In Cargo

A meeting between Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Latvia Alexander Gerasimenko and the Riga seaport’s Manager Leonid Loginov was held to discuss the rise in cargo...

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