Vertical consolidation Headlines
News / Blockage shows Suez Canal needs second channel, says DP World CEO
DP World’s port volumes bounced back in the first quarter, but the company has worries ...
News / Seatrade and Jamaica Producers in joint-venture to take over Geest Line
One of the longest-serving names in UK shipping is set to disappear, as Geest Line ...
Premium / Market Insight: Mærsk & CMA CGM – cross-shareholding fireworks
Comment: How to advance without jeopardising neutrality.
Premium / Market insight: Expect more 'capability-driven M&A, not scale' – Part 2
Comment: For many years, the forwarding model was ‘we are one company, we have one operating ...
Premium / Analysis: CMA CGM + Ceva Logistics – the glamorous couple
Comment: “CMA CGM management aren’t just good. They are phenomenal” still perfectly apply nowadays. Luck favours the brave, ...
Premium / Market insight: MSC talks cost burden, Kuehne about sea freight pain
Comment: When your time on a call is well worth it.
Premium / Against the odds: Kuehne + Nagel – simply self-fulfilling prophecies
Comment: At least momentarily, the KISS principle prevails.
News / Long-term investors favour financially stronger box ports over shipping lines
Shippers may be seething over perceived profiteering by shipping lines, but container ports remain more ...
Premium / Analysis: 'Container shipping + buyout'? Seriously...
Comment: Investors cannot get enough of shipping risk.
Premium / Market Insight: How M&A is changing your business as your business changes
Comment: B2C waves hitting shore in multiple ways, multiple times…
Premium / M&A radar: AP Møller-Mærsk LCL benchmark deal rumoured – our shortlist
Comment: It’s all about adding new capabilities when it comes to logistics M&A.