Ports

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

Ports

Bird's Eye view of APL terminal in Port of L.A./Long Beach.

January 24, 2020

The Port of Long Beach navigated a trade dispute with China, new technology and evolving trade routes in 2019, culminating in its second-busiest year on...
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Piraeus

January 23, 2020

Leading cruise operator MSC Cruises announced on Wednesday in Athens a first for the Swiss-based operator: the launch of a new route across the Aegean...
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hong_kong_port

January 21, 2020

The port of Hong Kong, once the world’s busiest, could get a boost after the phase one trade deal between the U.S. and China is...
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rotterdam

January 20, 2020

2019 was a relatively safe year for shipping in the port of Rotterdam. Over the past year, the number of sea-going vessels arriving was about...
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Port Hedland_iron ore

January 10, 2020

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 64.6 million tonnes (Mt) for the month of December 2019. (more…)
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bahri

January 9, 2020

Bahri, a global leader in logistics and transportation, has reached a new milestone in its efforts aimed at expanding market footprint and enhancing connectivity with...
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port_piraeus_ferry_arrival

January 2, 2020

A Greek ferry with 80 passengers on board was the first ship to dock at Piraeus port on 2020, state-run news agency ANA-MPA reported Wednesday....
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Shipping containers sit stacked on board the upper deck of container ship Antoine de Saint Exupery, operated by CMA CGM SA, at the port of Le Harve, France, on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. France is benefiting from solid economic expansion in the euro zone after years of European Central Bank stimulus, and a trade dispute with the U.S. that could have led to higher tariffs seems to have subsided for now. Photographer: Christophe Morin/Bloomberg

December 23, 2019

The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, announced today that it has signed an agreement with China Merchants Port (CMP) to...
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LarnacaPort

December 19, 2019

Shipping agents on Tuesday expressed concerns over the government’s goal of privatising Larnaca port, the only one left under full state control, expressing fears for...
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Khalifa Port

December 12, 2019

The capacity of Abu Dhabi’s Khalifa Port will increase by 50% by the end of 2020 as part of a 3.8 billion dirham ($1 billion)...
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Containers are seen at the Piraeus Container Terminal, near Athens, Greece, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

December 5, 2019

Greece will enhance bilateral cooperation with China in many sectors, including shipping, with Piraeus Port a pillar and example under the framework of the Belt...
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savannah

December 5, 2019

The Georgia Ports Authority is on track to exceed 4.6 million twenty-foot equivalent container units for the first time in a calendar year. (more…)
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Qingdao Port

December 3, 2019

China-based Qingdao Port International Development has agreed to purchase a 33% stake in COSCO Shipping Ports (Abu Dhabi), a deepwater terminal located in Khalifa Port,...
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Port of Gothenburg

November 29, 2019

The Port of Gothenburg has joined a collaboration with ten other Nordic ports. In a signed declaration, the ports have agreed to cooperate, exchange information...
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Vopak

November 25, 2019

Royal Vopak announced it has been selected by Gulf Coast Growth Ventures (GCGV), the petrochemical joint-venture between ExxonMobil and SABIC, to design, build, own and...
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