Ports

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

Ports

Thessaloniki_Port

June 23, 2017

The privatization of the Thessaloniki Port Authority (OLTH) may add up to 1.6 billion euros to Greece’s gross domestic product in the coming decade, according...
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Fitch

June 23, 2017

Traffic growth in the ports sector is likely to remain well below historical levels for the foreseeable future, due to fundamental structural changes in the...
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gothenburg port

June 21, 2017

Port operator APM Terminals, part of A.P. Moller-Maersk, said it will cut 160 staff at its Gothenburg terminal in Sweden, the largest in Scandinavia, as...
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Ras Laffan Port

June 20, 2017

Qatar Petroleum announced that fuel-oil bunkering solutions for all vessels calling on Qatari ports has been made available as of Monday. (more…)
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Thessaloniki

June 20, 2017

Greece's privatization fund (HRADF) declared the international consortium that submitted the highest bid for a majority stake of the Thessaloniki Port Authority SA as the...
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hong_kong_port

June 19, 2017

The Port of Hong Kong saw container throughput rising 13.4% to 1.85m teu in May. (more…)
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port _

June 16, 2017

Qatar’s main seaport shows all the signs of having weathered the storm. Workers in hard hats monitor as giant yellow cranes lift hundreds of containers...
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yemen_ship

June 16, 2017

One crew member was wounded when Yemen’s Houthis fired a missile at a United Arab Emirates ship in the Red Sea, the Saudi state news...
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port s_carolina

June 16, 2017

The FBI on Thursday said it was investigating a false threat that a “dirty bomb” was on a container ship at a terminal at the...
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georgia ports authority

June 15, 2017

Southern US ports are experiencing a record foreign trade boom thanks in part to an expanded Panama Canal that permits Asian cargo ships to reach...
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port

June 14, 2017

The Ocean Alliance has switched its Doha call to the Port of Sohar in Oman following sanctions against Qatar. (more…)
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cosco-xiamen

June 13, 2017

Piraeus Port, operator of Greece’s biggest port and majority-owned by China’s COSCO Shipping, has agreed to team up with the operator of Shanghai port, the...
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Port of Long Beach/Aerials

June 13, 2017

New vessel-sharing alliances and increased use of terminals pushed the number of containers flowing through the Port of Long Beach in May to a record...
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The port of Fujairah

June 13, 2017

The port of Fujairah eased Monday its restrictions on tankers going to or arriving from Qatari ports a week after it imposed a blanket ban...
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pct

June 12, 2017

Two Chinese officials will sign a cooperation memorandum between Piraeus Port Authority (OLP), its owner Cosco, and the port of Shanghai, concerning the increase in...
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