Ports

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

Ports

Cosco_Shipping_Ports

March 29, 2017

The board of directors of COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited announced the consolidated results of the Company and its subsidiaries for the year ended 31 December...
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Panama_Canal

March 28, 2017

Chinese state firms have expressed an interest to develop land around the Panama Canal, the chief executive of the vital trade thoroughfare said, underlining China’s...
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Thessaloniki

March 27, 2017

Greece has received three binding bids for a majority stake in its second-largest port in Thessaloniki, the state privatizations agency said on Saturday, as the...
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Thessaloniki_Port

March 23, 2017

Four foreign investors are expected to bid for a majority stake in Greece’s Thessaloniki Port, on Friday, the offer deadline, the port’s top executive said...
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brazil_portocentral

March 23, 2017

Port of Rotterdam signs a ‘memorandum of understanding’ (MoU) with the State Government of Ceará with the purpose to jointly study a potential cooperation. This...
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DP_World

March 21, 2017

Dubai-based DP World, one of the world's largest international port operators, says its full-year profits in 2016 rose nearly 28 percent and revenue climbed almost...
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bremerhaven

March 20, 2017

When Michael von Harten started loading cars onto ships in the German port of Bremerhaven 27 years ago, the facility handled some 700,000 vehicles a...
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yemen

March 20, 2017

A Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen called on Sunday for the United Nations to place a strategic port under its supervision after a helicopter attack...
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Containers are piled up at Kwai Chung Container Terminals in Hong Kong July 6, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

March 17, 2017

Hong Kong Port saw February throughput spike 26% to 1.44m teu from 1.14m teu in the previous corresponding period. (more…)
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Containers are seen at the Piraeus Container Terminal, near Athens, Greece, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

March 16, 2017

Cosco Group announced a 2.8 percent increase in the number of containers handled by its subsidiary in Piraeus (Piraeus Container Terminal) in the first couple...
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Employees working at cargo ship Kypros Land which is loading soybeans to China at Tiplam terminal in Santos, Brazil, Merch 13, 2017.  Picture taken March 13, 2017.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

March 15, 2017

A new terminal near completion in Latin America’s largest port in Santos, Brazil, is expected to add an extra 20 percent to its grains and...
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Port-of-Hamburg-

March 9, 2017

More manoeuvring space for big ships, faster berth assignment and improved safety of navigation (more…)
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Containers are piled up at Kwai Chung Container Terminals in Hong Kong July 6, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

March 8, 2017

The Census and Statistics Department (C&SD) released the statistics on vessels, port cargo and containers for the fourth quarter of 2016. (more…)
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libya

March 8, 2017

Libya’s crude production made a partial recovery after clashes between rival armed groups led to a halt in shipments from two of the OPEC member’s...
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bulker

March 6, 2017

A backlog of grain ships waiting to load at U.S. Pacific Northwest (PNW) ports is threatening to persist into April, prompting key Asian customers to...
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