Ports

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

Ports

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April 2, 2020

South Africa’s ports remain open to all types of cargo despite a nationwide 21-day lockdown though essential goods should be prioritised, the Department of Transport...
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Alexandroupolis

April 2, 2020

Greece plans to sell majority stakes in four ports as part of a privatisation plan agreed with its lenders after the country exited the bailouts...
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Los Angeles

April 1, 2020

The repercussions of Covid-19 have begun to hit US imports. (more…)
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FILE PHOTO: A Cosco Shipping vessel is moored at PSA's Pasir Panjang container terminal in Singapore September 19, 2018.  REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo

March 30, 2020

Cosco Shipping Ports Limited, the world’s leading ports operator, announced full year results of the Company and its subsidiaries for the year ended 31 December...
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Durban

March 27, 2020

South Africa’s main export terminals will close to mineral exports from midnight, when a nationwide 21-day lockdown to try to contain the coronavirus begins, disrupting...
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shipping

March 27, 2020

Nigeria will only allow cargo vessels that have been at sea for more than two weeks to dock in its ports to prevent the spread...
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CMA CGM

March 27, 2020

The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, announces today the first closing of its agreement with China Merchants Port (CMP), with...
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India

March 26, 2020

India’s government told all major ports that the coronavirus fight is a valid reason to halt some port operations, leaving traders in disarray about the...
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Rotterdam

March 25, 2020

The port of Rotterdam will remain operational 24/7, even after the stricter measures announced by the Dutch government on Monday evening, 23 March 2020, to...
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Piraeus Port

March 20, 2020

The measures Greece and other countries have taken to contain the spread of COVID-19 have not yet impacted trade in Piraeus, officials involved with business...
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Rotterdam

March 19, 2020

The Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest, expects the flow of goods over the whole of 2020 to be “clearly below 470 million tonnes last year”...
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Rotterdam

March 19, 2020

As main players in the supply of essential goods and materials to European citizens, Europe’s ports are doing everything possible to ensure and guarantee the...
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Suape, Brazil

March 17, 2020

Golar Power signed on March 13 a Protocol of Intentions with the State Government of Pernambuco to develop an LNG import terminal in the Port...
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Ships Are Skipping China and It’s Causing Turmoil for Trade

March 16, 2020

Severe congestion at Chinese ports is easing, say officials and industry participants, although a logjam of refrigerated containers has disrupted supplies of fresh and frozen...
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libya

March 15, 2020

Libya's Tripoli-based Government of National Accord has declared a state of emergency over the coronavirus and will close all air and sea ports, Prime Minister...
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