Topic: Container shipping

Container ships caught at violating safety rules

Despite the MSC Zoe disaster in the Dutch Wadden Sea at the beginning of last year, shipping companies still massively violate international rules on safety for large container ships. This follows from a major inspection...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

MSC back online after malware attack

The website and customer platform of the second largest container carrier in the world was offline from Thursday 9 April up to 15 April. The company has now announced the cause was ‘a malware attack...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Suspected cyber attack shuts down network MSC

Shipping company MSC may have become the victim of a cyber attack. The website and customer platform of the second largest container carrier in the world has been offline since Thursday. In a statement, MSC states...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Coronavirus hits container shipping

Container shipping is under pressure due to the new coronavirus, with Maersk being hit hardest of the major container lines. According to credit rating agency Moody’s, there have recently been significantly fewer ships arriving in...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk