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#Suez Canal

# suez-canal - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Ship from same firm that blocked Suez Canal runs aground in US
# Ever Forward
# Ever Forward

Ship from same firm that blocked Suez Canal runs aground in US

Mar 15th 2022, 7:09 AM 38,004 Views 20 Comments

The Ever Forward an aground in the Chesapeake Bay shortly after leaving a Baltimore port on Sunday.

# suez-canal - Saturday 21 August, 2021

Ever Given cargo ship that blocked Suez successfully crosses canal on way to China
# Suez Canal
# Suez Canal

Ever Given cargo ship that blocked Suez successfully crosses canal on way to China

Aug 21st 2021, 1:00 PM 22,537 Views 17 Comments

The Ever Given has “successfully crossed” the canal five months after it blocked the waterway for nearly a week.

# suez-canal - Saturday 7 August, 2021

From used cars to a loaf of bread, inflation bites Irish businesses and consumers
# Price Pressures
# Price Pressures

From used cars to a loaf of bread, inflation bites Irish businesses and consumers

Aug 7th 2021, 8:00 AM 38,123 Views 50 Comments

Irish used car prices have increased by 40% in the year to the end of June

# suez-canal - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Ever Given ship finally arrives in Rotterdam after Suez Canal block
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Ever Given ship finally arrives in Rotterdam after Suez Canal block

Jul 29th 2021, 9:39 AM 20,978 Views 20 Comments

The MV Ever Given blocked the Suez Canal for six days in late March.

# suez-canal - Wednesday 7 July, 2021

Ever Given ship set to leave Suez Canal after 106 days as settlement deal reached
# On The Move
# On The Move

Ever Given ship set to leave Suez Canal after 106 days as settlement deal reached

Jul 7th 2021, 12:56 PM 12,266 Views 9 Comments

The vessel ran aground in March, blocking the crucial waterway for six days.

# suez-canal - Monday 5 July, 2021

Suez Canal officials say deal reached to free seized vessel
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Suez Canal officials say deal reached to free seized vessel

Jul 5th 2021, 6:57 AM 32,239 Views 12 Comments

The vessel had run aground in the single-lane stretch of the canal on March 23.

# suez-canal - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

First it was chocolate flakes - now Irish mattresses are being impacted by global supply problems
# Supply Chains
# Supply Chains

First it was chocolate flakes - now Irish mattresses are being impacted by global supply problems

May 19th 2021, 6:00 AM 32,873 Views 13 Comments

Higher shipping costs and more expensive raw materials are pushing up costs for furniture and bedding-makers.

# suez-canal - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Egypt 'seizes' ship that blocked Suez Canal, demands nearly $1 billion compensation
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt 'seizes' ship that blocked Suez Canal, demands nearly $1 billion compensation

Apr 13th 2021, 7:48 PM 57,722 Views 52 Comments

The 200,000-tonne MV Ever Given got diagonally stuck on 23 March.

# suez-canal - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Ships sail through Suez Canal again after large shipping container freed
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Ships sail through Suez Canal again after large shipping container freed

Updated Mar 30th 2021, 2:57 PM 28,688 Views 31 Comments

Traffic on the waterway had been halted for nearly a week after the ship blocked the canal.

# suez-canal - Monday 29 March, 2021

Clearing Suez Canal backlog likely to take until end of week after massive container ship refloated
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Clearing Suez Canal backlog likely to take until end of week after massive container ship refloated

Updated Mar 29th 2021, 9:26 PM 139,098 Views 80 Comments
  • The Ever Given was freed this afternoon.
  • Almost 400 ships are waiting to use the waterway while other vessels were diverted around the tip of Africa.

# suez-canal - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Two more tugboats join bid to free cargo ship stuck in Suez Canal
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Two more tugboats join bid to free cargo ship stuck in Suez Canal

Mar 28th 2021, 10:00 AM 37,360 Views 47 Comments

As of early this morning, more than 320 ships were waiting to travel through the waterway.

# suez-canal - Friday 26 March, 2021

Latest attempts to refloat container ship in Suez Canal 'not successful'
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Latest attempts to refloat container ship in Suez Canal 'not successful'

Mar 26th 2021, 10:32 PM 44,544 Views 61 Comments

The Ever Given remains wedged diagonally across the entire canal.

Maritime traffic jam grows with more than 200 ships outside Suez Canal
# Stuck
# Stuck

Maritime traffic jam grows with more than 200 ships outside Suez Canal

Mar 26th 2021, 5:43 PM 46,263 Views 33 Comments

The Suez Canal Authority said it welcomed international offers to help free a stranded cargo ship.

# suez-canal - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Egypt closes Suez Canal for up to 72 hours as efforts to free ship to enter fourth day
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Egypt closes Suez Canal for up to 72 hours as efforts to free ship to enter fourth day

Mar 25th 2021, 10:38 PM 36,510 Views 31 Comments

Owners of the 400m-long vessel say they face “extreme difficulty” refloating it.

Opinion: Suez Canal container ship accident is a worst-case scenario for global trade
# Suez Canal
# Suez Canal

Opinion: Suez Canal container ship accident is a worst-case scenario for global trade

Mar 25th 2021, 12:27 PM 44,530 Views 58 Comments

The container ship ran aground in the Suez Canal on Tuesday, blocking the passage of other ships and causing a traffic jam for cargo vessels.

Stuck ship in Suez Canal imperils shipping worldwide, with over 150 vessels waiting to pass
# Ever Given
# Ever Given

Stuck ship in Suez Canal imperils shipping worldwide, with over 150 vessels waiting to pass

Mar 25th 2021, 7:09 AM 35,429 Views 36 Comments

At least 150 ships are sitting idle waiting for the Ever Given to be freed.

# suez-canal - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Suez Canal Authority attempts to free 400m-long container ship wedged against both sides of waterway
# Egypt
# Egypt

Suez Canal Authority attempts to free 400m-long container ship wedged against both sides of waterway

Updated Mar 24th 2021, 4:05 PM 159,484 Views 77 Comments

The container ship has been stuck in the Egyptian waterway since yesterday.

# suez-canal - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

Fears of oil crisis in Egypt unrest ease - but price stays above $100 a barrel
# Egypt
# Egypt

Fears of oil crisis in Egypt unrest ease - but price stays above $100 a barrel

Feb 1st 2011, 1:53 PM 755 Views 0 Comments

Suez Canal has not been disrupted by violence in the Middle East but traders keeping a close eye on further flare-ups that might cut off supplies.