Going around a subterranean rock bank to the east of Hon Tre Island in Nha Trang Bay, a cargo ship pierced to its hull and cargo box. Nearly 1000 tons of fertilizer were dissolved into the sea on December 29.
Local travel firm Viet Excursions on Wednesday welcomed the Ocean Princess cruise ship with around 800 passengers on board at the Phu My seaport in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province, on in several cruise ships served by the company since the first day of the New Year.
According to the latest report from Drewry, an independent maritime analyst, Maerks Line ranks number one among the Top 20 carriers in the third quarter of 2010. This is the 4th consecutive quarter that Maersk Line is a leader in reliability.
Ha Long Shipbuilding Company, an affiliate of Vietnam Business Group (Vinashin), has started building two cargo ships with a capacity of 47,500 ton each for Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines).
Foreign shipping lines have been left at sea by unclear liquidation procedures for abandoned containers at Vietnam's ports.Danish shipping logistics firm Maersk Vietnam told VIR that it had 48 abandoned containers at Haiphong and Ho Chi Minh City ports.