Ports

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

Ports

containers

February 4, 2019

As we welcome in 2019, we share our thoughts on the key issues and trends likely to affect the container ports and terminals sector in...
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hong_kong_port

January 24, 2019

Hong Kong’s continued slide down the rankings of the world’s great ports has pushed billionaire Li Ka-shing’s freight-terminal operator to take action. (more…)
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MPA_Singapore

January 24, 2019

Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health, announced two initiatives for the maritime industry at the Singapore Shipping Association’s (SSA)...
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gothenburg port

January 24, 2019

Port of Gothenburg freight figures for 2018 have just been compiled. Container volumes rose by 17 per cent compared with the previous year. Energy products,...
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The port of Fujairah

January 23, 2019

The port of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates has decided to ban the use of a type of ship exhaust cleaner, becoming the latest...
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Port of Qingdao

January 22, 2019

Qingdao Port International Co Ltd, operator of the world’s seventh busiest port by shipping volume, was officially listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. (more…)
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port_singapore

January 21, 2019

COSCO Shipping Ports has signed an official agreement with PSA Corporation Limited (PSA) for the addition of two new berths at the COSCO-PSA Terminal (CPT)...
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Containers are seen at the Piraeus Container Terminal, near Athens, Greece, June 6, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

January 21, 2019

Regarded as the “southern gate” of Europe, Piraeus — which means “guarding the passage” in Greek — is now the second largest port in the...
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DPWorld

January 14, 2019

Major port operator DP World said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire a 71.3 percent stake in Chile’s Puertos y Logistica (Pulogsa) from Minera...
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Virginia_port

January 11, 2019

The US Port of Virginia has welcomed four new ship-to-shore (STS) cranes, marking the latest step in the port’s USD 320 million capacity expansion project....
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Piraeus Port

January 8, 2019

Piraeus is now in second place among the Mediterranean’s highest-ranking commercial ports, just behind leader Valencia in Spain, according to the Lloyd’s List Top 100...
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Felixstowe

January 8, 2019

The BPA is looking at challenges and opportunities facing UK ports beyond Brexit this year, although potential new border controls, changes to environmental and regulatory...
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Ramsgate-Port

January 4, 2019

Work began on Thursday to extend a small British port that could serve as a back-up if the UK leaves the European Union with no...
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DP-world

January 3, 2019

DP World diversified its global business portfolio through investments and acquisitions worth $3 billion in 2018, the company said. (more…)
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beibu-gulf

January 3, 2019

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited, a leading ports operator in the world, announced that it has subscribed for 70,943,455 shares of Beibu Gulf Port Co., Ltd....
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