Ports

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

Ports

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June 13, 2019

The Los Angeles and Long Beach port complex – the No. 1 hub for U.S. ocean trade with China – processed 6.3% fewer inbound cargo...
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Vancouver

May 31, 2019

A lockout of longshore workers at Canada’s biggest port, the Port of Vancouver, ended in a deal on Thursday after a few hours, averting a...
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South Africa

May 29, 2019

South Africa’s transport workers union Satawu threatened a “total shutdown” at major ports across the country from Thursday after issuing a 48-hour strike notice for...
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containers

May 24, 2019

In March 2019, the global container port throughput index bounced back to a level of 130.2 points after experiencing more than 17 points decline in...
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containers

May 23, 2019

Alphaliner has slashed its global container throughput growth estimate for this year to just 2.5% from 3.6%. (more…)
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May 22, 2019

Germany’s largest universal port is again on a growth path, achieving a distinct advance in the first quarter of 2019 with seaborne cargo throughput ahead...
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May 20, 2019

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) along with the Port Authority of Las Palmas (APLP) have ratified an investment plan for the Port of Las Palmas in...
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north carolina

April 23, 2019

North Carolina Ports made history Monday by welcoming its first-ever 12,000 TEU vessel to the Port of Wilmington. The ship, Kota Pekarang, is the largest...
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April 23, 2019

Congo Republic shipped its first iron ore exports on Friday from a rehabilitated deep-water port that will be used by Congolese billionaire Paul Obambi’s Sapro...
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April 22, 2019

The Port of Rotterdam handled 5.1 percent more cargo during the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same period a year earlier. (more…)
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April 19, 2019

As Greece exited its eight-year bailout last summer, the Piraeus port shined with rising throughput and revenues. (more…)
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Piraeus

April 17, 2019

The port of Piraeus moved up six positions on the global list for 2018 in terms of container transport, according to figures released by Alphaliner....
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iceland

April 12, 2019

As global warming creates shipping routes that can cut across the northern tip of the planet, a new port is being built on the fringe...
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Port of Long Beach/Aerials

April 11, 2019

Truck turn times, container dwell times and chassis availability are steadily improving in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, but a surplus of...
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April 8, 2019

Nigeria is building a new deep-sea port and considering two additional facilities to ease congestion in the main harbors of the commercial capital, Lagos, which...
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