Ports

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

Ports

Long Beach

July 12, 2019

The Los Angeles and Long Beach port complex, the nation’s busiest and the No. 1 for ocean trade with China, – handled 5.1%fewer inbound containers...
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Rotterdam

July 11, 2019

The port of Rotterdam could recently boast a European first: a ship bunkered LNG (liquefied natural gas) while transhipping containers at the same time. (more…)
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drugs

July 9, 2019

Greek authorities investigating a large haul of Captagon pills seized from a container ship at Piraeus port said on Tuesday they have so far counted...
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containers

July 4, 2019

COSCO Ports (Tianjin) Limited and China Shipping Terminal Development Co., Ltd., entered into a merger agreement with Tianjin Port Holdings, China Merchants International Terminals (“CM...
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ATM_barcelona

July 3, 2019

APM Terminals Barcelona provided an overview of the company’s short and middle-term projects last week. Representatives of the port community, including the president of the...
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APM

July 2, 2019

The opening of a new container terminal at the Moroccan hub of Tangiers is likely to bring relief to a West Mediterranean transhipment market hitting...
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DP World

July 1, 2019

DP World Plc is in advanced discussions to acquire Topaz Energy & Marine Plc in what would be the Dubai-based company’s first venture into the...
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Cosco_Shipping_Ports

June 25, 2019

The future of Cosco's massive, by Greek standards, investment at the port of Piraeus was the focus of a high-profile and multi-party meeting on Friday...
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shipping-containers-sit-at-the-ports-of-los-angeles

June 21, 2019

Port of Los Angeles, the largest single gateway for waterborne containerized cargo entering and leaving the United States, warned the proposed new tariffs on goods...
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shipping-containers-sit-at-the-ports-of-los-angeles

June 13, 2019

The Los Angeles and Long Beach port complex – the No. 1 hub for U.S. ocean trade with China – processed 6.3% fewer inbound cargo...
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Vancouver

May 31, 2019

A lockout of longshore workers at Canada’s biggest port, the Port of Vancouver, ended in a deal on Thursday after a few hours, averting a...
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South Africa

May 29, 2019

South Africa’s transport workers union Satawu threatened a “total shutdown” at major ports across the country from Thursday after issuing a 48-hour strike notice for...
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containers

May 24, 2019

In March 2019, the global container port throughput index bounced back to a level of 130.2 points after experiencing more than 17 points decline in...
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containers

May 23, 2019

Alphaliner has slashed its global container throughput growth estimate for this year to just 2.5% from 3.6%. (more…)
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Port-of-Hamburg-

May 22, 2019

Germany’s largest universal port is again on a growth path, achieving a distinct advance in the first quarter of 2019 with seaborne cargo throughput ahead...
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