Navy League Sea Air Space Expo Panel

On April 14, 2015 at the Navy League’s annual Sea-Air-Space Exposition, Maritime Administrator, the Honorable Paul ‘Chip’ Jaenichen, Sr.  moderated a panel of distinguished experts from the U.S. military, Congress, and the maritime industry, entitled Framework for the Future:

Asia-Europe battleground heats up

The crash in freight rates on the major Far East westbound routes continues today with more double-digit slides reported by the Shanghai Shipping Exchange.
Its freight index SCFI showed another 14% drop in average spot rates on the Shanghai/North Europe run to only USD399 per teu while the

Two die at Shanghai shipyard

Two workers died and two were severely injured when a ship block fell at Shanghai’s Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard-owned Changxing Shipbuilding on 15 April.
Local media reported that a hoist crane at the yard toppled over and dropped the ship block crushing the workers below.
One victim, a 32-year-old