Ports

This page features all the latest news from ports around the world.

Ports

Antwerp Port

January 19, 2021

The total throughput of Port of Antwerp in 2020 amounted to 231 million metric tonnes of cargo, a fall of 3.1% compared with the previous...
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Cork

January 11, 2021

Firefighters have brought a large fire at the southern Irish port of Cork under control and no casualties were reported, the port authority, which recently...
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APM-Terminals

January 7, 2021

Despite headwinds from the COVID-19 pandemic and disruptions to global supply chains, APM Terminals secured an all-time high for container activity in Denmark during 2020....
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Rotterdam_Port

January 4, 2021

The three-year arrangement on port tariff increases that exists between the Port of Rotterdam Authority and the relevant market parties, represented by Deltalinqs and VRC,...
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Iraq

December 31, 2020

Iraq agreed to a $2.625 billion deal with South Korea’s Daewoo Engineering & Construction on Wednesday to build the first phase at its planned Faw...
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ARGENTINA-GRAINS

December 31, 2020

Argentina’s port and grain union workers have ended a 20-day strike after an agreement was reached Dec. 29 following government intervention, lifting a major work...
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DP World

December 29, 2020

Dubai-based DP World has been selected as the preferred bidder to enter into discussions with the Government of Angola for a 20-year concession and operation...
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ARGENTINA-GRAINS

December 28, 2020

Argentina is moving to resolve a ports strike that has bogged down agricultural exports from one of the world’s main bread baskets by calling a...
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DP_World

December 24, 2020

Global port operator DP World has signed agreements with the government of Senegal to develop a deep-water port at Ndayane worth a total of $1.127...
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Clogged U.K. Port

December 24, 2020

Vital trade and travel links between the U.K. and continental Europe slowly reopened after France eased border restrictions, but huge backlogs that could take days...
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Felixstowe

December 23, 2020

U.K. port snarl-ups would be exacerbated in a no-deal Brexit, shipping giant Hapag-Lloyd AG warned as vital ferry links to France remained closed for a...
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ARGENTINA-GRAINS-STRIKE

December 23, 2020

Wage talks between Argentine port workers and soymeal manufacturers were stalled on Tuesday, with a labor strike going into its 13th day, bogging down agricultural...
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drewry

December 22, 2020

The Drewry Container Port Throughput Indices are a series of volume growth/decline indices based on monthly throughput data for a sample of over 235 ports...
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Felixstowe

December 17, 2020

Britain’s retailers and food manufacturers have called on lawmakers to urgently investigate ongoing disruption at UK ports, warning that delays were hurting their plans to...
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Port_of_Felixstowe

December 17, 2020

The Port of Felixstowe on England’s eastern coast has for months struggled to process thousands of shipping containers delivering vital goods for the pandemic-hit UK...
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