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费率调整公告

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:21

尊敬的客户,


您好!


谨此通知,经管理层研究,我司决定对适用于中国港口的THC(码头作业费)平均收费标准作出调整,并于2017年4月24日生效。


以星THC平均收费标准将由_731_元/TEU调整为_604_元/TEU。


上述THC平均收费标准系关一个标准TEU的费用且仅供参考。


各个港口THC实际收费标准可能会因港口的不同而不同,且将取决于箱型设备的类型和集装箱的尺寸。因此,不同箱型和大小的集装箱在每个区域/港口/航线的THC实际收费标准不能适用/使用上述THC平均收费标准来直接推算得出。各个区域/港口/航线的THC实际收费标准以我司官网公布或以星代理公开函告为准。


自2017年4月24日起,我司与客户新签订的运输合同(无论是长期还是即期合同)所对应的集装箱的THC实际收费标准参考适用调整后的上述新的平均收费标准。


关于THC实际收费标准及其进一步信息请参见我们的官网www.zim.com ,或联系我司当地销售 / 客户服务代表。


感谢您一直以来的支持!

Announcement on Rates Adjustments

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:14
Dear Customers,

Please be advised that based on commercial decision we are acting to modify the average THC (Terminal Handling Charge) rate applicable in Chinese ports with Effective date of April 24, 2017.


ZIM average THC rates will be adjusted from RMB 731 Yuan/TEU to RMB 604 Yuan/TEU.


The abovementioned average THC is related to a standard TEU and is for your reference only.


The actual rates of THC may be varied on port by port basis and will depend on the type of equipment and the size of the container. Therefore, the actual THC rates for different types and sizes of containers in each region/port/trade cannot be directly calculated by applying/using the aforementioned average THC rate. The actual THC rates in each region/port/trade shall be the rates publicized in our WEB/ publically communicated by ZIM agencies.


The abovementioned average THC rate is referential and applicable to the actual THC rates for containers specified in the newly executed carriage agreements (including the long-term agreements or spot agreements) between our company and clients as from April 24, 2017.


For the actual THC rates and for further details kindly see our website www.zim.com or contact our local sales / customer service representative.


We would like to thank you for your continuous support.


 

ZIM Genova 48 W Is Bypassing Ashdod

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 14:38
aaDear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel ZIM GENOVA 48 W in Trade EMX will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

ZIM to expand the service coverage by adding Wilmington and Charleston calls

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:27

The ports of Wilmington, NC and Charleston, SC, will be added to ZIM’s Asia-USEC portfolio.

  • The port of Wilmington, NC will be added to the ZIM Seven Star service (Z7S), starting May 2017. Z7S rotation will be: Da Chan Bay – Yantian – Cai Mep - Port Kelang - Colombo – New York – Norfolk – Wilmington – Savannah – Port Kelang – Da Chan Bay

 

The new call offers a market-exclusive direct call from South China, South East Asia and India Sub Continent to Wilmington, along with excellent service to US inland points. 
 

  • The port of Charleston, SC, will be added to ZIM’s upgraded All-water ZIM Container Service Pacific (ZCP), ZIM’s premium service connecting China, Korea, US South Atlantic & Gulf and the Caribbean. ZCP also offers a direct Halifax call and fast transit time from USEC & Caribbean to China, with Qingdao as first port of call.
    Rotation: Qingdao - Ningbo - Shanghai - Pusan - Kingston – Savannah – Charleston - Norfolk - New York - Halifax - Kingston - Qingdao 
     

First vessels to call Wilmington will be ZIM SHANGHAI V. 62,  ETA  Da Chan Bay May 14, ETA Wilmington Jun 17.
First vessels to call Charleston  will be JULIETTE RICKMERS 19, ETA NGB April 17th, ETA CHS May 18th.
 
These improvements are part of our intensive efforts to offer extensive, effective and efficient Asia-US services to our customers. 

​ZIM's Containers Artist Residency charity event raises 153,000 HKD

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 12:38

The money from the donated artworks will go to "Room to Read"

Over 150,000 HKD were raised in an auction, held during the Container Artist Residency project art exhibition in Hong Kong. The exhibition, titled Creative Operational Solution, featured works created by artists sailing on board ZIM ships.


Over 100 ZIM customers attended the cocktail and live auction on March 6 in Hong Kong. 3 impressive art pieces were sold to the highest bidders in a very dynamic auction led by auctioneer Mr. Brian Hodgson. The sum of 153,000 HKD will be donated to "Room to Read", a leading non-profit focused on children's literacy and gender equality in education.


Rooms to Read founder, John Wood, attended the event and addressed ZIM's guest: "Room to Read was thrilled to be chosen by ZIM as the beneficiary charity for their auction. Thanks to the generosity of ZIM and their clients, Room to Read will be able to help almost 400 children to learn to read and write through our Literacy Program."


The winning auction bidders  were Mr. Ziad Korban, President of Sparx Logistics; Mr. Steven Fong, Managing Director of OEC Group; and Mr. Horace Lo, Chief Development Officer & Director of Engineering, Modern Terminals Ltd. (MTL), ZIM's terminal operators in Hong Kong and Da Chan Bay.

Container Artist Residency 01 took artists onboard ZIM's commercial cargo ships, inviting them to produce artwork while traveling along ZIM trade routes. The art exhibition, titled Creative Operational Solutions, is planned travel to New York in the coming summer.


ZIM President & CEO, Rafi Danieli said: "ZIM’s corporate  values come to light in this unique project, most significantly our ongoing contribution to the communities in which we operate, and at the same time our commitment to "Cross Oceans" for our customers,  as part of our strategy. We would like to thank all the guests who participated in this inspiring event."

Mr Horace Lo, Chief Development Officer & Director of Engineering, Modern Terminals Ltd, (center-right) with ZIM President & CEO Mr. Rafi Danieli

Mr. Steven Fong, Managing Director, OEC Group (right) with ZIM Pacific BU Manager Mr. Nissim Yochai

Mr. Ziad Korban, President of Sparx Logistics (left) with ZIM President and CEO Mr. Rafi Danieli

 

Mr. John Wood, Founder of Room to Read (Left) with ZIM President & CEO Rafi Danieli

       

 

​Introducing the New ZIM ECO Data Calculator

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 12:25

ZIM’s ECO Data calculator, available free on ZIM's website, provides customers and partners with estimated CO2 (Carbon Dioxide gas) and SOX (Sulfur Oxide gas) Emissions from ZIM vessels.


The ECO Data Calculator enables data retrieval per specific line/service, or between 2 locations, for any specific number of TEU’s or cargo weight carried. The application allows users to initiate an emission report which can be saved, printed or sent by e-mail in a PDF format.


The emission data is based on the CCWG (Clean Cargo Working Group) latest emission-factors methods and calculation, adjusted specifically for ZIM operated vessels.

ZIM VP Customer Service Dudi Avni: “the ECO Data Calculator is part of ZIM’s comprehensive and transparent approach to reducing emissions. ECO Data Calculator provides our customers with a reliable and accessible tool.”

Environmental awareness, sustainability and compliance with the most strict industry standards are part of ZIM’s vision and values. ZIM-operated vessels adhere to the most strict industry standards regarding the environment. ZIM complies with all major international regulations concerning safety and the environment, such as ISO Environment Management System, SOLAS, ISM Code, MARPOL, IMDG and more. 

ZIM ECODATA Calculator


You can read more about ZIM’s corporate responsibility and policies on ZIM’s web site:
http://www.zim.com/aboutus/pages/corporateresponsibility.aspx

Trouper 13 E Is Bypassing Ashdod

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 14:23
aa​Dear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel TROUPER 13 E in Trade TYR will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

ZIM Ukrayina 34 E Is Bypassing Ashdod

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 14:18
aa​Dear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel ZIM UKRAYINA 34 E in Trade AME will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

Angela 63 A Is Bypassing Ashdod

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 08:52
aa​Dear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel ANGELA 63 W in Trade TYR will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Congestion in Port.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

Q4 & Annual 2016 results

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 09:03

​ZIM reports Q4 and Annual Results for 2016


ZIM is Back to Profit in Q4 2016

ZIM generated a net profit of $4.6 million and adjusted EBITDA of $43.9 million in Q4 2016, a significant improvement over Q3 2016.


ZIM carried 2.4 million TEUs in 2016, a 5.2% increase compared to 2015 ZIM continued to record improved results and outperform the industry, through increased efficiency and cost reductions achieved against a background of volatile and rapidly changing market conditions.

ZIM reported an adjusted EBITDA of $43.9 million in Q4 2016, and $46.7 million for the year ended December 31, 2016. ZIM recorded adjusted EBITDA margins of 6.7% in Q4 2016, and 1.8% for the whole of 2016.


ZIM recorded a 3.9% increase in containers carried in Q4 compared to the same period last year, to 613 thousand TEUs and a 5.2% increase to a total of 2.4 million TEUs in 2016, compared to 2015.


As a result of increased efficiencies and cost reductions, along with other factors, the unit cost decreased in 2016 by 14% compared to 2015.


Rafi Danieli, ZIM’s President & CEO, said: “In spite of the very challenging market conditions in 2016, our results continued to improve, with a net profit in Q4 2016 and an increase in carried TEUs. The results were achieved through a successful efficiency plan and costs reductions implemented at all levels in ZIM. We continue to improve ZIM’s network and to react rapidly to changing market conditions. Starting April 2017, in response to the changes in the alliances’ setup, ZIM will introduce an upgraded, efficient new network, with new services in the Asia-America, Asia-Med and Med-America trades, offering high quality services to our customers. We operate as an independent, global niche carrier, with emphasis on high level customer service and focus on select markets where ZIM has a competitive advantage.”


Financial and Operating Highlights


The average freight rate per TEU carried was $902 in 2016 reflecting a decrease of 19.9% compared with 2015. As a result of the significantly lower freight rates, total revenues in in 2106 decreased by 15.1% to $2,539.3 million, compared to $2,991.1 million in 2105.

The average freight rate per TEU carried in Q4 2106 was $915 an increase of 3.2% compared to the average freight in Q3 2016. As a result total revenues in Q4 2106 increased by 1.5% to $653.5 million, compared to $643.9 million in Q3 2106.


Financial Highlights for the Three Months Ended December 31, 2016


• EBITDA was $52.8 million, compared to $17.7 million in Q3 2016
• Net profit was $4.6 million, compared to net loss of $37.6 million in Q3 2016
• Adjusted EBIT was $17.1 million, compared to negative $14.4 million in Q3 2016
• Adjusted EBITDA was $43.9 million, compared to $10.5 million in Q3 2016
• Operating cash flow was $17.5 million, compared to $12.7 million  in Q3 2016

Financial Highlights for the Year Ended December 31, 2016


• EBITDA was $49.9 million, compared to $204.4 million for the same period of 2015
• Net loss was $163.5 million, compared to net profit of $6.5 million for the same period of 2015
• Adjusted EBIT was negative $54.3 million, compared to $117.7 million for the same period of 2015

• Adjusted EBITDA was $46.7 million, compared to $216.7 million for the same period of 2015
• Operating cash flow was $33.2 million, compared to $173.1 million for the same period of 2015
• Unit cost decreased by 14% compared to the same period of 2015

​ZIM Unveils its Restructured Network

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 16:05
  As part of ZIM’s strategy, we are pleased to introduce the final phase of our new network, commencing April 2017.   ZIM’s new service, ZIM MED PACIFIC (ZMP), will serve both the Asia-PNW trade and the Asia – East-Med/Black Sea trades. The service will deploy15X4.5k vessels, allowing for operational advantages and high schedule reliability, along with competitive transit time and topmost service levels.   ZMP rotation:   Port Kelang – Cai Mep – Da Chan Bay – Yantian – Xiamen – Ningbo – Shanghai – Pusan – Vancouver - Pusan – Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Da Chan Bay – Port Kelang – Ashdod – Haifa –Istanbul – Novorossiysk – Odessa – Istanbul – Haifa – Port Kelang  
  • In the Asia-Pacific North West Trade, ZMP offers a fast link from Asia to the Pacific North West, connecting major ports in South East Asia and China to the Vancouver gateway, offering competitive transit time with smooth rail link to inland destinations in US and Canada, as well as expanded coverage of Asian ports and smooth connection to our intra-Asia network via Port Kelang hub. This new line offers two new direct calls from Cai Mep, Vietnam and Xiamen, China.
    In addition, a second Pacific string, ZIM Pacific North (ZPN), announced recently, will operate on the following rotation: Hong Kong – Yantian – Kaohsiung – Shanghai - Pusan – Tacoma - Vancouver – Pusan – Kwangyang – Kaohsiung - Hong Kong
 
  • In the Asia – East-Med/Black Sea trade, ZMP offers fast and efficient link between Asia and the East Med/Black sea ports including a unique direct call to Novorossiysk, with excellent connection to regional network. ZMP customers will benefit from ZIM’s extensive Med network and top service levels in terminals, relying on ZIM’s long experience and operational advantages in the region; along with wide coverage of Asian ports and smooth access to ZIM’s Intra-Asia network of regional services.    Additionally, ZIM is launching a new India – East-Med/Black Sea string, India Med Express (IMX), with the following rotation: Mundra – Hazira – Nava Sheva – Colombo – Alexandria - Haifa – Mersin – Istanbul – Mundra 
  IMX enhances ZIM’s growing activity in the Indian sub-continent, which includes a significantly upgraded portfolio, as well a cooperation Agreement with Avvashya-CCI Logistics, a subsidiary of Allcargo Logistics Limited, to provide logistics services in India to our customers     ZIM CEO Rafi Danieli: “The upgraded ZIM network, mostly operated independently by ZIM, allows for broad operational and commercial flexibility and first-rate service levels to our customers. ZIM’s focus on customer service will be further enhanced in the framework of this improved structure.”     

DEVA 8 E IS BYPASSING ASHDOD

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 13:35
aa​Dear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel DEVA 8 E in Trade AME will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

ZIM to add a Second Asia-Pacific North West String

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 13:29

ZIM is pleased to announce that starting April 2017 (subject to FMC approval) an additional Asia-PNW service will join the ZIM’s Asia - Pacific North West service, which was previously announced. The new service will be named Zim Pacific North (ZPN).

The new ZPN rotation:

Hong Kong – Yantian – Kaohsiung – Shanghai - Pusan – Tacoma - Vancouver – Pusan – Kwangyang – Kaohsiung - Hong Kong

The new service is widening ZIM’s ports scope on the PNW trade, offering smooth gateways to US and Canada inland destinations and direct calls in Kaohsiung, KwangYang & Tacoma; ZPN is planned to call Shanghai Waigaoqiao terminal, and will offer fast transit time and additional advantages for customers, as part of ZIM’s ongoing focus on better products and customer service.

As mentioned above, ZPN service is joining the Asia – Pacific North West service that was announced last month, fully operated by ZIM vessels, with the following Rotation:

Port Kelang - Cai Mep - Da Chan Bay – Yantian – Xiamen - Ningbo – Shanghai – Pusan – Vancouver – Pusan – Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo - Da Chan Bay - Port Kelang

Seaspan Alps 1 A Is Bypassing Ashdod

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 09:17
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Dear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel SEASPAN ALPS 1 W in Trade EMX will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.

All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

 

Angela 61 A Is Bypassing Ashdod

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 13:29
aa​Dear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel ANGELA 61 W in Trade TYR will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

Angela 61 A Is Bypassing Ashdod

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 13:29
aa​Dear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel ANGELA 61 W in Trade TYR will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

​Zim to provide logistics services in India

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 16:19
Signed a Cooperation Agreement with Avvashya-CCI Logistics, a subsidiary of Allcargo Logistics Limited, India’s largest logistics company in private sector

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services and Avvashya-CCI, a subsidiary of Allcargo Logistics Limited, India, have signed a cooperation agreement aimed at providing customers with comprehensive logistics services in India.

The agreement includes a wide range of services, including land transportation, customs clearance, warehousing and depot facilities and special cargo service. The agreement is part of ZIM’s customer-oriented strategy designed to offer a wide range of services to customers. 

ZIM Customers will be able to enjoy an agile and professional door-to-door cargo services, as well as complementary solutions, including container freight stations and depot facilities, unique solutions for heavyweight equipment, special projects & engineering, with access to storage, warehousing and distribution facilities, supported by high-quality infrastructure and ‘state of art’ hardware, to offer one-stop complete logistic solution.

Indrajit Dasgupta, ZIM India President, said: “We are upgrading and expanding ZIM’s network to better serve the Indian market. This new cooperation enables us to offer a wide range of complementary solutions to our customers, bringing our services to new levels of efficiency and excellence. We believe that with the expertise and experience of Avvashya-CCI, and their comprehensive network across India, we can synergize our abilities for the benefit of the customers.”

ZIM’s Upgraded Pacific Network to Commence April 2017

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 08:12

​ZIM is pleased to announce the details of its revised network in the transpacific trade, scheduled to commence on April 2017. ZIM is introducing ZNP (ZIM North Pacific) - a new fast link from Asia to the Pacific North West, connecting major ports in South East Asia and China to the Vancouver gateway, offering competitive transit time with smooth rail link to inland destinations in US and Canada. ZNP also offers expanded coverage of Asian ports on both import and export.

ZNP rotation: 

Port Kelang – Cai Mep – Da Chan Bay – Yantian – Xiamen – Qingdao – Ningbo – Shanghai – Pusan – Vancouver – Pusan – Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Da Chan Bay – Port Kelang

 



ZNP joins ZIM’s trans-Pacific network, which also includes:

  • ZIM Container Service Pacific (ZCP) – ZIM’s prime  service, offering  best in class service from Shanghai and Pusan to US South Atlantic, Gulf and Caribbean clusters, will be upgraded on the following rotation: Qingdao -  Ningbo - Shanghai - Pusan - Rodman - Panama Canal - Kingston – Savannah - Norfolk - New York - Halifax – Kingston – Qingdao.
  • ZIM Seven Star Service (Z7S) – ZIM’s successful Asia - US East Coast service resumes full-scale activity, offering extensive port coverage from South China, South East Asia and the Indian sub-continent to the US East Coast main ports, including Maher terminal in New York. Z7S is delivering high schedule reliability and best-in-market transit time to major port: Da Chan Bay - Yantian - Cai Mep - Port Kelang - Colombo - New York - Norfolk - Savannah - Port Kelang - Da Chan Bay.

 

 

ZIM V.P. Trans Pacific Trade, Nissim Yochai: “The upgraded structure allows ZIM a broad operational and commercial flexibility to comply with our customer’s needs, and enables a fast response to changing market needs. ZIM’s outstanding record of schedule reliability and ongoing focus on customer service will be further enhanced in the framework of this improved structure.” 

Trouper 10 W Bypassing Ashdod

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 10:55
aaDear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel TROUPER 10 W in Trade TYR will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

Trouper 10 W Bypassing Ashdod

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 10:55
aaDear Valued Customer,

We wish to inform you that Vessel TROUPER 10 W in Trade TYR will be
omitting Port ASHDOD due to Operational Reasons.


All import cargo shall be transferred to the destination port on ZIM’s account.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this incident may cause and assure
you we are doing the best to find an appropriate solution for your cargo.

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