Why is the Arctic melting faster than the Antarctic?

Why is the Arctic melting faster than the Antarctic?

9.5.2017

A new report says the Arctic may be ice-free by 2040. The Antarctic is also melting, albeit far slower, and in a less regular pattern. Why do the two poles react so differently in the face of climate change?

World’s Largest Boxship Starts Service

World’s Largest Boxship Starts Service

3.5.2017

The 20,568 TEU Madrid Maersk, the first vessel in Maersk Line’s 2nd generation Triple-E class, called the Port of Tianjin in China on April 27 as the first port on its maiden voyage.

The future of driving is almost here

The future of driving is almost here

25.4.2017

Both the world's largest car companies and leading tech firms will put autonomous vehicles on the road in just a few years. Can't wait that long? DW shows you what it's like to "drive" in an automated car.

Alphaliner: Vessel Demand Rises with New Alliances

Alphaliner: Vessel Demand Rises with New Alliances

20.4.2017

With the launch of the new carrier alliances on the east-west trades on April 1, 2017, the demand for vessels and the final tally of containership tonnage is set to increase by 5% in TEU capacity and by 4% in vessel count compared to March, according to Alphaliner.

37 Bahri Ships to Fly Saudi Arabia’s Flag

37 Bahri Ships to Fly Saudi Arabia’s Flag

20.4.2017

National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) revealed plans to re-flag 32 of its very large crude tankers (VLCCs) and five of its mid-size carriers under the domestic flag by the end of 2017.

COSCO Shipping Holdings to Bounce Back to Profit in Q1

COSCO Shipping Holdings to Bounce Back to Profit in Q1

12.4.2017

COSCO Shipping Holdings, the container arm of China Cosco Shipping Group, said in a stock exchange filing that it expects to return to profit for the three months ended 31 March 2017 recuperating from the net loss reported in the same period of last year.

Drewry: Charter Market in Unexpected Revival

Drewry: Charter Market in Unexpected Revival

12.4.2017

The charter market has found a new lease of life in the recent weeks driven in part by carriers’ poor network planning ahead of the new alliances, according to shipping consultancy Drewry.

Bati Group has won SCN's Distinguished Service Award

Bati Group has won SCN's Distinguished Service Award

4.4.2017

Security Cargo Network (SCN) is a global alliance of independent international freight forwarders who have joined together to offer superior service to shippers for their cargo at both the origin and destination points.

Germany tests world's largest 'artificial sun'

Germany tests world's largest 'artificial sun'

24.3.2017

Scientists in Germany have launched their massive "Synlight" device, billed as the largest artificial sun in the world. The researchers hope that the rig will help them synthesize hydrogen for fuel.