HORIZON CONSUMER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HORIZON CONSUMER
    • Operator : HORIZON LINES, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Containership (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Containership
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 32000
  • Location
    • City : TACOMA
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 10811
    • Full Load Capacity : 24500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 677 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 95 Feet
    • Overall Length : 720.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 95 Feet
    • Load draft : 34.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13.8 Feet
    • Height : 130 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 552818

HORIZON LINES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : U. S. DOMESTIC TRADE (CONUS, HAWAII, PUERTO RICO & ALASKA)

HORIZON ANCHORAGE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON DISCOVERY

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON EAGLE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON ENTERPRISE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON FAIRBANKS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON KODIAK

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON PACIFIC

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON PRODUCER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON RELIANCE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON SPIRIT

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON TACOMA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON TRADER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

News

Shipping Rate Surge Threatens Global Economy Recovery, UNCTAD Says

Shipping Rate Surge Threatens Global Economy Recovery, UNCTAD Says

A surge in container shipping rates poses a threat to the global economic recovery, with small countries dependent on deliveries by sea expected to be hardest hit by a spike in import prices, U.N. agency UNCTAD said on Thursday.A surge in demand for consumer goods during the pandemic has created major supply bottlenecks around the world

Port of Rotterdam Freight Volumes Rise 15% as Economy Recovers

Port of Rotterdam Freight Volumes Rise 15% as Economy Recovers

Freight volumes in the port of Rotterdam increased 15% on a yearly basis in the third quarter as international trade continued to recover from its COVID-19 slump, Europe's largest sea port said on Tuesday.Trade flows to and from Rotterdam have been almost 9% higher in the first nine months of the year, with strong growth in almost all segments, the port said.

Eastern Cuts Steel for USCGC Ingham

Eastern Cuts Steel for USCGC Ingham

Eastern Shipbuilding Group on Monday commenced construction of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Ingham (WMSM-917), the third hull of the Heritage Class Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) program.The occasion was observed by leaders of the U.S. Coast Guard Project Resident Office at ESG’s Allanton Shipyard where the first steel plates were cut by ESG personnel in the 103

Port of Los Angeles Sets New Volume Record for June

Port of Los Angeles Sets New Volume Record for June

The Port of Los Angeles hit a new volume record in June as U.S. businesses race to replenish stocks and build inventories for the back-to-school, Christmas and other holiday shopping seasons.Total volume at the Port of Los Angeles hit 876,430 20-foot equivalent units (TEU) in June, up 27% versus the year earlier, port authorities said.

Biden to Take Aim at Shipping Competition

Biden to Take Aim at Shipping Competition

President Joe Biden will soon order U.S. transportation agencies to crack down on anti-competitive conduct and unjust fees in the rail and sea shipping industries to try to lower costs to consumers, the White House said on Thursday.It said his executive order is aimed at the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) and the Surface Transportation Board (STB).

Eastern Lays Keel for Second Offshore Patrol Cutter

Eastern Lays Keel for Second Offshore Patrol Cutter

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) on Monday held a keel authentication ceremony for the U.S. Coast Guard’s future Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC), USCGC Chase (WMSM-916), at its Nelson Street facility in Panama City, Fla.The 360-foot vessel is the second of the Heritage-class OPC being built by Eastern to replace the Coast Guard's 210-foot and 270-foot Medium Endurance Cutters.

US Trade Deficit Reaches Record High

US Trade Deficit Reaches Record High

The U.S. trade deficit jumped to a record high in March amid roaring domestic demand, which is drawing in imports, and the gap could widen further as the nation's economic activity rebounds faster than its global rivals.Manufacturers lack the capacity to satisfy the surge in demand because of resource constraints and bottlenecks in the supply chain. Inventories are very lean.

CMA CGM Orders 22 New Vessels from CSSC

CMA CGM Orders 22 New Vessels from CSSC

French container shipping company the CMA CGM Group announced on Friday it has ordered 22 vessels from Chinese shipyard CSSC Group expected to be delivered in 2023 and 2024. The value of the order was not disclosed.The shipbuilding contract, which comes amid strong market growth in the container shipping sector

Ever Given Grounding Causes Vessel Logjam In and Near the Suez Canal

Ever Given Grounding Causes Vessel Logjam In and Near the Suez Canal

Dozens of ships carrying everything from oil to consumer goods have been delayed by the grounding of a vessel in the Suez Canal, and companies may have to reroute cargoes around Africa if the blockage extends beyond 24 hours, shipping sources said.Efforts were underway on Wednesday to refloat the 400-meter, 224,000-tonne Ever Given

Container Shipping Looks Strong in 2021 - BIMCO

Container Shipping Looks Strong in 2021 - BIMCO

In the full year of 2020, global container shipping volumes fell by 1.2% compared with 2019, much less than feared even before the pandemic was first declared, and much recovered compared with the 6.8% drop recorded in the first six months of the year. Volumes in the second half of the year were up 4.2% from 2019.

Port of Rotterdam Freight Volumes See Biggest Drop in Decade, But Smaller Than Expected

Port of Rotterdam Freight Volumes See Biggest Drop in Decade, But Smaller Than Expected

Freight volumes in the Port of Rotterdam fell 6.9% in 2020 because of the coronavirus crisis, the biggest drop in about a decade but smaller than had been expected, Europe’s largest sea port said on Friday.The port's Chief Executive Allard Castelein told reporters he expected a recovery that began in the second half of 2020 to continue this year but said throughput was not expected to reach

Maersk Boosted by Trade Recovery, But Misses Forecasts

Maersk Boosted by Trade Recovery, But Misses Forecasts

A surge in demand for goods like furniture and exercise equipment from locked-down consumers has sparked a jump in shipping rates, boosting profits for Danish freight giant Maersk, the company said on Wednesday.Yet shares in the world’s largest container shipping line fell as much as 8% as it missed analysts’ lofty forecasts for the end of last year and gave more cautious guidance for 2021 than