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Faster cargo clearance at Tuas Port as ICA taps technology to handle higher shipment volumes

Mobile technology is enabling Immigration and Checkpoints Authority ICA officers to clear cargo on the fly and drivers no longer have to wait in a holding area to receive the image scan results of their cargo. An initiative called On the Fly Clearance, which was implemented at Tuas Port last Octob....

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Melaka Port identifies area for ship refuelling activities

The Melaka Port Authority LPM has decided that a specific port area for bunkering refueling ships activities will be set within the limits of the Melaka Port in the Straits of Melaka with a diversion time of less than 30 minutes. LPM chairman Datuk Koh Chin Han said the size of the area, adjacen....

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Over 95m tons of goods loaded, unloaded in Hormozgan ports in a year

More than 95 million tons of commodities were loaded and unloaded in the ports of Hormozgan province, in the south of Iran, during the previous Iranian calendar year 1400 ended on March 20 , a provincial official announced. Alireza Mohammadi Karajiran, the director general of the province’s Ports....

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Innovez One to digitalise DM Sea Logistics’ marine services

Innovez One, a world leading developer of port information management systems, will supply its MarineM digital platform to DM Sea Logistics, a Singapore based provider of shipping logistics, boat launch and chartering services. This new collaboration will enable DM Sea Logistics to digitalise and op....

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Tank storage firm Vopak’s quarterly profit beats estimates

Dutch oil and chemical storage company Vopak amp 8217 s first quarter earnings beat market expectations on Wednesday, boosted by growth projects and a good performance in the Americas. The group reported earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation EBITDA of 213.1 million euros ....

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South Africa says Durban port functional after flood devastation

South Africa amp 8217 s major port of Durban, where operations were disrupted by severe flooding last week, is now functional, and a backlog of thousands of containers will be cleared within five to six days, the country amp 8217 s public enterprises minister said. The floods caused extensive dama....

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AMP Issues A New Call For Bids For The Construction Of The Fiscal Dock Of Puerto Armuelles

The Panama Maritime Authority AMP announces a new call for tenders for the Study, Design, Development, Approval of Plans and Construction of the new Fiscal Dock of Puerto Armuelles, in the district of Baru, province of Chiriqui. The public act amp 8220 Tender for best value: 2022 2 03 0 04 LV 00....

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Argentina port workers to go on strike in the middle of soybean, corn harvest

The port workers in Argentina have decided to go on a one day strike on April 28, the Maritime, Port and Naval Industry Federation Fempinra said April 19, citing bureaucratic delays in awarding port tenders. The development comes right in the middle of Argentinian soybean harvest for 2021 22 crop ....

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ESPO welcomes cross-party support in the European parliament for prioritising OPS where it makes sense

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Port owners gather to plot a course for decarbonisation, innovation and post-COVID recovery

The owners of the UK’s largest and most influential ports will gather in London to address delegates, as the UK Ports Conference returns as a face to face event for the first time since 2019. The two day event, chaired by British Ports Association BPA chief executive Richard Ballantyne OBE, is b....

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Port Houston nears 1M TEU mark in 1st Quarter of the Year Container volume totaled 903,383 TEUs so far in 2022

Container volume at Port Houston in March totaled 308,557 Twenty Foot Equivalent Units TEUs . That brings the total for just the first three months of 2022 to 903,383 TEUs, an increase of 20% year to date over last year’s record year. “Port Houston is constantly evaluating growth within the ind....

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Shenzhen Port’s cargo throughput nears 60 mln tonnes in Q1

The total cargo throughput of Shenzhen Port in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen reached about 59.68 million tonnes in the first quarter Q1 of 2022, including over 47 million tonnes of foreign trade cargo, local authorities said. In the first three months of this year, the port also saw its co....

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New MSC Scan Baltic Service Makes First Call to The Port of Philadelphia

On Thursday, April 14, 2022, PhilaPort welcomed the maiden call of a new ocean liner service to The Port of Philadelphia’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal. The container ship M/V Cornelia is part of the Mediterranean Shipping Company’s MSC brand new Scan Baltic service This service gives US ship....

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Small goods owners shift business in Shanghai to neighboring ports as world’s largest port congested

The Chinese government is taking more concrete measures to relieve the congestion at the Shanghai port, the world amp 8217 s largest port in terms of container turnover, part of the move to ensure smooth logistics amid disruptions posed by COVID 19 outbreaks and minimize the impact on economic acti....

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The busiest ports in the UK could be dealing with backlogs until 2025

It could take five years for UK ports to get back to pre pandemic freight levels, with rising costs, bottlenecks, driver shortages and Brexit delaying recovery. In 2022, there could be even more disruption due to labour disputes and logistics issues, costing British businesses millions. According to....

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SAFEEN Feeders Signs New Agreement with Saif Powertec for Fujairah – Bangladesh Cargo Services

AD Ports Group today announced that its feeder service, SAFEEN Feeders, has signed a long term trade facilitation and shipping agreement with Saif Powertec Limited, a listed firm in Bangladesh that is active in ports, logistics, civil engineering, and power sectors. Under the terms of the agreement,....

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The ports of Valencia and Seville will reinforce their collaboration in programmes of sustainability and connectivity

The ports of Valencia and Seville will strengthen their collaboration in common areas such as sustainability, decarbonisation and connectivity. This was reflected by the presidents of both port authorities, Aurelio Martínez and Rafael Carmona, at the working meeting they held at the facilities of t....

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UKSA to launch new Port Operative Apprenticeship Programme to further its maritime career offering

UKSA is launching a new Port Operative Apprenticeship Programme, due to start this summer, as it expands its maritime career pathways. Isle of Wight based charity, UKSA, has designed the programme to give young people the opportunity to start on the maritime career ladder in a vital port operative r....

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Land-sea trade corridor adds new direct route to Indian Ocean

The New International Land Sea Trade Corridor, a trade and logistics passage jointly built by western Chinese provincial regions and Singapore, launched a new transport route on Saturday creating the first link directly to the Indian Ocean. Carrying motorcycle parts, the route amp 8217 s first outb....

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International consortium aims to enable bunkering of sustainable marine fuels on Bornholm by 2025

The international consortium Bornholm Bunker Hub is launching a process to find partners and customers seeking to accelerate decarbonisation and refuel vessels with sustainable fuels. The green transition of shipping in the Baltic Sea is taking a significant step forward with Bornholm Bunker Hub’s....

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MarineTech Conference at Singapore Maritime Week 2022 lays out plans to boost cybersecurity and strengthen resilience in Singapore

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore MPA continues its push to develop industry wide capabilities through strengthening R amp 038 D, piloting maritime technologies MarineTech , and developing maritime cybersecurity capabilities to strengthen the industry’s resilience and capacities to ....

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New Svitzer towage tariffs announced 05 Apr 2022, Australia Towage services provider Svitzer has published its 2022 tariff which came into effect on 1 April. The prices are approximately 3.5% higher than the 2021 tariff. For information about operations in Australia, contact GAC Australia at shippin....

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India: FY22 traffic at major ports grows 7%, five ports post highest ever tonnage

India amp 8217 s major ports moved 719.38 million metric tonne mmt of traffic over 2021 22, recording a growth of 6.94 per cent from the previous year amp 8217 s figure of 672.68 mt. The 13 major ports handle over 95 per cent of the country amp 8217 s export import EXIM cargo, with Navi Mumba....

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PSA expands its presence in the port of Halifax

PSA International Pte Ltd “PSA” and Halifax Port Authority are pleased to announce PSA’s acquisition of Ceres Halifax Inc. from Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha. PSA Halifax will now operate two container terminals in Halifax, namely Atlantic Hub and Fairview Cove, jointly branded under PSA Hal....

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Kalmar Gloria reachstackers to help Uwe Kleinwort address growing rental demand

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement with Uwe Kleinwort GmbH to supply five Kalmar Gloria reachstackers with a lifting capacity of 45 tons. The order was booked in Cargotec’s Q1 2022 order intake, with delivery scheduled for Q4 of 2022. Located in the Port of Hamburg in northern Ge....

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Port congestion likely to persist into Q2 – shipping execs

Congested ports and supply chain constraints tied to logistical issues are likely to persist into the second quarter of 2022, shipping company executives said last week during conference calls to discuss Q4 and full year earnings. Soren Skou, CEO of global container shipping major AP Moller Maersk, ....

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Global Ports says it was not involved in allowing superyacht to dock at Bodrum

Global Ports Holdings PLC said on Sunday that it had not been involved in granting permission for a superyacht believed to be owned by a person subject to UK sanctions to dock at Turkey amp 8217 s Bodrum cruise port. The company did not name the yacht or the individual concerned but said Turkish au....

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Singapore port authority probes alleged bunker fuel contamination

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore, which oversees the world amp 8217 s biggest marine refuelling hub, said it is investigating the suspected contamination of bunker fuel supplied to several ships in the port and had ordered supply of the batch to be halted. At least 14 ships that receive....

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Egypt’s SCA obtained the largest compensation ever for losses caused by Ever Given crisis: Lawyer Khaled Abu Bakr

The Egyptian Suez Canal Authority SCA has obtained the largest compensation ever globally over the history of maritime navigation for the losses incurred due to the grounding of the Japanese vessel MV EVER GIVEN last year, said Egyptian Lawyer Khaled Abu Bakr, the SCA legal consultant during the n....

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Iran: Loading, unloading of goods in ports up 17% in a year

Based on the data released by the Iranian Transport and Urban Development Ministry, loading and unloading of goods in the country’s ports reached 152.91 million tons in the previous Iranian calendar year, while the figure stood at 130.69 million tons in the preceding year. During the said year, lo....

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China: Shanghai Port sees normal operation, no backlog of container ships

The Port of Shanghai, the world amp 8217 s largest, has been operating as usual and the port has not seen a backlog of container ships since February, the Shanghai International Port Group SIPG said on Saturday, in response to recent media reports claiming the port is suffering from serious delay....

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Vietnam’s biggest port terminal to get even bigger

Vietnam is set to spend VND1.42 trillion $62.17 million on upgrading its biggest port hub, Cai Mep – Thi Vai, to receive bigger ships. Work on the project will begin by the end of this year. The terminal in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau will have its width increased from 310 ... T....

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A.P. Moller – Maersk announces new management of APM Terminals

A.P. Moller amp 8211 Maersk announces that Henriette Hallberg Thygesen, Executive Board Member, will be appointed as new Chair for APM Terminals, and Keith Svendsen, currently COO in APM Terminals, will be appointed CEO of APM Terminals. The change follows the decision of Morten Engelstoft, Execu....

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Qatar ports record brisk movement of cargo, building materials in March

Qatar amp 8217 s maritime sector saw a buoyant year on year expansion in general cargo and building materials during March 2022, according to Mwani Qatar. The general cargo handled through Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports stood at 149,520 tonnes in March 2022, which showed 11.32% and 19.28% growth y....

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First oil tanker arrives in Yemen’s Hodeidah port as part of ceasefire accord

An oil tanker arrived in Yemen’s blockaded port of Hodeidah on Sunday as a two month ceasefire agreement entered its first full day. The truce between the Saudi led coalition and the Houthi rebels, which took effect on Saturday evening, will also allow passenger flights to resume from the airport ....

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FUJAIRAH DATA: Oil product stocks drop for second week after big naphtha export

Oil product inventories at the UAE amp 8217 s Port of Fujairah fell for the second consecutive week after a large cargo of naphtha was booked for Japan, latest data showed March 30. Total oil products stock fell 1.7% week on week to17.893 million barrels March 28, after falling 1.8% in the week to ....

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Rail connects Chinese goods with the world

China amp 8217 s largest railway port on the border with Mongolia has seen a significant rise in international freight train services over the past decade, boosting connectivity between China, Mongolia and Central European countries. By this month, Ereenhot Port in North China amp 8217 s Inner Mon....

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COSCO SHIPPING Ports Announces 2021 Annual Results

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited, the world’s leading ports operator, today announced the annual results of the Company and its subsidiaries the “Group” ended 31 December 2021. 2021 Fourth Quarter Results Highlight • Revenue increased by 25.1% YoY to US$347.6 million • Gross profit incre....

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Avenir LNG becomes sole shareholder in small-scale Italian LNG Terminal

Avenir LNG Limited NOTC:AVENIR announced today that it has acquired the shareholdings of its minority partners in HIGAS Srl “Higas” , thus becoming the sole owner of the company. The minority partners were CPL Concordia from Concordia sulla Secchia, and Gas and Heat SpA from Livorno. Higas ow....

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Hambantota Port wins big at Global Port Forum Awards 2021

The Hambantota International Port was named “Multi Purpose Port /Terminal of The Year 2021 amp 038 Port Infrastructure Development of the Year 2021,” at the recently concluded Global Port Forum GPF awards earlier this week. The Awards ceremony, held at the Shangri La, Dubai, brought togethe....

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MICT highlights Smart port pandemic proofing

THE Manila International Container Terminal MICT has leveraged technology to continue with port operations and recover faster from the impacts of the pandemic. Reynaldo Mark Cruz Jr., MICT Information Technology System and Services director, said ocean transport accounts for more than 90 percent o....

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PRPA announces export development support for Burns Lake

The Prince Rupert Port Authority PRPA announced today its financial support in the amount of $10,000 for the Village of Burns Lake’s Regional Mapping Project through PRPA’s Export Development Fund. PRPA’s Export Development Fund EDF supports the planning, development, and implementation of....

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AD Ports Group Signs Initial Agreements for Management of Ain Sokhna Port’s Operations, Management and Operation of a River Port in Minya

Furthering the development of Egypt’s maritime industry, AD Ports Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding MoU with the Egyptian Group for Multipurpose Terminals, the commercial arm of the Egyptian Ministry of Transportation, to jointly oversee the development and operation of Egypt’s Ai....

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Foreign Trade Zone Activated at Port of Vancouver USA

In collaboration with US Customs and Border Protection CBP and the Foreign Trade Zone Board, the Port of Vancouver USA has activated Foreign Trade Zone FTZ 296. One of the port’s wind energy customers will be the first to utilize the newly activated FTZ. Foreign Trade Zones FTZs are importa....

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Light dues to increase 30 Mar 2022, United Kingdom Light dues rates in the United Kingdom for 2022/23 will increase by 2.5p to 41p per net tonne on 1 April. Read more » Revised berth hire tariff 30 Mar 2022, Vizag, India From 1 April, a new tariff will be applicable at Vizag VGCB Terminal ... The p....

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TICT in Nigeria orders two Konecranes Gottwald Generation 6 Mobile Harbor Cranes

Tincan Island Container Terminal Limited TICT has ordered two eco efficient Konecranes Gottwald ESP.8 Mobile Harbor Cranes for their operations in Lagos, Nigeria. Booked at the end of 2021, for delivery in June 2022, it is the first order of a Generation 6 crane for Africa. TICT placed the order t....

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Shanghai port, semiconductor plants continue operating amid omicron surge

The Shanghai port and semiconductor factories in the city continue to operate ensuring smooth transport of anti epidemic materials and the global supply chain after Shanghai announced a massive testing, splitting the city in two roughly along the Huangpu River. The current outbreak could cut the cit....

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Sharp Surge in Port Congestion Foreshadows Shanghai Lockdown

Authorities in Shanghai imposed a strict lockdown on Monday morning, following congestion at the city’s port skyrocketing since early March. With roads, bridges and tunnels between the Pudong and Puxi areas blocked for at least a week, Shanghai International Port Group, which manages the city’s ....

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Port of Savannah marks milestone: Harbor deepening complete

The Georgia Ports Authority, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Georgia Department of Transportation and dignitaries joined Friday to mark completion of the Savannah Harbor deepening. The project expedites the flow of cargo to and from global destinations by reducing tidal restrictions for mega ships tra....

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Iron Ore Arrivals at Chinese Ports Fell Sharply, Shipments from Australia and Brazil Rose Sharply

SMM data showed that a total of 62 ships arrived at major ports in China from March 21 to March 27, carrying 9.72 million mt of iron ore, down 1.03 million mt on a weekly basis and 2.04 million mt from a year ago. In the same period, shipments from Australia were 18.07 million mt, ... The post Iron ....

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PortXchange concludes successful PilotTracker platform implementation in the Port of Houston

PortXchange Products B.V., the Netherlands based digital solutions provider for predictable and sustainable shipping, is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the migration of users from the Greater Houston Port Bureau’s “GHPB” Harborlights Vessel Tracking System “Harborl....

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PortsToronto celebrates 161st annual Top Hat Ceremony with the arrival of the first ship of the season

In a sure sign that spring is here, earlier this morning, PortsToronto amp 8220 crowned amp 8221 Captain Dorde Perovic of the MV Chestnut with an antique top hat – first presented in the spring of 1861– at the annual Top Hat Ceremony. For the past 161 years, PortsToronto has celebrated the o....

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Nominations are Open for AntwerpXL’s 40 Under 40

AntwerpXL is looking for its next group of forty rising stars under the age of 40 from across the breakbulk and heavy lift industry. Those working within the industry are encouraged to self nominate if they are under 40, or nominate any colleagues that they believe have provided a significant contri....

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South China’s Yangpu Port registers first foreign-funded intl vessel

Yangpu Port registered its first foreign funded international ship amp 8211 the Ma Yue of Xinlat Shipping, as it continues to see increased appeal in the international market under China amp 8217 s plan on the construction of the Hainan Free Trade Port, in the southern Hainan Province. The Ma Yu....

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Fitch Assigns Zhuhai Port Group First-Time ‘BBB-‘ Rating; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has assigned a first time Long Term Foreign Currency Issuer Default Rating IDR of amp 8216 BBB amp 8216 to Zhuhai Port Holdings Group Co., Ltd. ZHPG . The Outlook is Stable. ZHPG is a state owned enterprise SOE fully owned by the Zhuhai Municipal Government. ZHPG amp 8217 s ....

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‘Container Dwell Fee’ Put On Hold One Week

The Port of Long Beach and the Port of Los Angeles said today they will keep the “Container Dwell Fee” on hold until March 11, as they continue to monitor progress in clearing import containers from their terminals. The two San Pedro Bay ports have seen a combined decline of 64% in aging cargo o....

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Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Shipping Company Shifting Operations from Backlogged California Port to JAXPORT

Governor Ron DeSantis announced Sea Lead Shipping will be moving part of their operations from California to JAXPORT in order to bypass heavy congestion at the Port of Long Beach. This will be the first U.S. East Coast container service for the company and JAXPORT will serve as the last port of call....

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Egypt’s Suez Canal increases transit tolls by up to 10 percent

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority SCA announced this week an increase in the transit tolls by up to 10 percent for laden and ballast vessels. The decision, which was made in line with significant growth in global trade, waterway development, and transit service enhancement, takes effect on March 1, t....

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West Coast Ports support ‘supply chain information highway’

The Port of Oakland and The Northwest Seaport Alliance voiced their support Tuesday for the Port of Long Beach’s “Supply Chain Information Highway” digital initiative, a free to all service that delivers data for shippers and other stakeholders to integrate into their own systems to track carg....

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Russian energy still reaching UK ports, shipping data shows

Energy supplies originating from Russia were still being delivered to Britain on Friday after some dock workers at a terminal in southeast England sought to block a cargo in solidarity with Ukraine, ship tracking data shows. Supplies of Russian liquefied natural gas LNG to Europe have been disrupt....

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Impact of Russia-Ukraine conflict on port of Rotterdam

The conflict in Ukraine has prompted the European Union and other bodies to impose a number of sanctions on Russia. The extensive import of energy crude oil, oil products, LNG, coal is not yet affected by sanctions, but the export and transhipment of containers in particular suffers from the unc....

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Ports invite comment on second cargo-handling equipment assessment

Public may submit feedback through march 31 The public is invited to comment on a draft 2021 feasibility assessment of emerging cargo handling equipment technology that will help the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach reduce air pollution and reach the ambitious zero emissions goals adopted in the ....

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Impact of Russia Ukraine conflict 04 Mar 2022, Rotterdam, Netherlands The import of crude oil, oil products, LNG, coal, etc is not yet affected by sanctions imposed on Russia, but the export/transhipment of containers faces uncertainty. Read more » Approved tariffs for 2022/23 04 Mar 2022, South Af....

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US has not requested Suez closure to Russian ships: Egypt

The head of the Suez Canal Authority has denied social media reports that the US has asked Egypt to close the canal to Russian ships as part of international sanctions against Moscow over the Ukraine conflict. Maritime navigation laws “are not subject to political fluctuations or wars,” said Osa....

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5G goes live at the Port of Felixstowe

Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe has reached a significant milestone by becoming the largest UK port to deploy 5G technology and the Internet of Things IoT . The Port of Felixstowe along with consortium members, Three UK, Blue Mesh Solutions and the University of Cambridge was successful in an ap....

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Port of Los Angeles rolls out new components to port optimizer™ digital platform

The Port of Los Angeles has unveiled new features to its Port Optimizer™, the nation’s first and only port community system that allows shippers, cargo owners, terminal operators and others to better predict and plan cargo at the busiest trade gateway in the U.S. “With these enhancements, the ....

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Lithuania terminal won’t take Russian LNG, energy minister says

Lithuania will no longer accept deliveries of Russian liquefied natural gas LNG at its Klaipeda terminal on the Baltic Sea coast, but continues to receive piped natural gas from Russia, the Baltic country amp 8217 s energy minister said. amp 8220 Any imports of Russian gas through the LNG termi....

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Crew change for cargo ships in the port of Singapore and application for vaccination

Requirements for crew change This circular supersedes Port Marine Circular no. 39 of 2021. As Singapore moves to streamline pandemic measures to living with Covid 19 as an endemic disease, MPA has progressively revised our crew change requirements to continue to safeguard the wellbeing of seafarers ....

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Adani Ports achieves 14% growth in handled cargo volumes in Feb’22

Adani Ports amp 038 Special Economic Zone and announced its operational performance for the month of February 2022 as under: amp 8211 During the month of February 2022, APSEZ portfolio of ports handled cargo volume of 24.15 MMT registering a growth of 14.4% on a year on year basis. amp 8211 ....

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NE China port city launches new shipping route to Australia

Northeast China amp 8217 s Dalian, a port city in Liaoning Province, opened direct sea services to Australia on Wednesday, said the port amp 8217 s operating company. Dalian is a major foreign trade port in China. Ships along the new sea route will provide direct services to Sydney, Melbourne, Bri....

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Russia can still send oil and gas to Britain despite port ban

Russia can still send oil and gas to Britain despite a ban on the country amp 8217 s ships visiting British ports, the Department for Transport DfT said. Britain on Tuesday passed a law that it said banned all ships that have any connection to Russia from entering its ports following the Russian ....

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Adani Skill Development Centre opens Cargo Handling Equipment Training Simulator facility at Krishnapatnam

A Cargo Handling Equipment Training Simulator facility was inaugurated at the Adani Skill Development Centre ASDC , Krishnapatnam. With this the Krishnapatnam centre now has three types of ARI simulators –wagon loader, mobile crane and earth moving equipment simulators. These simulators are advan....

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Suez Canal Authority to raise transit fees by 5%-10% for tankers from March 1

The Suez Canal Authority will increase tolls for laden and ballast vessels transiting the key waterway by 5% 10% from March 1, it said late on Feb. 27. The hike was made amp 8220 in line with the significant growth in global trade, the improvement of ships amp 8217 economics, the Suez Canal wate....

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‘Allocation of Chittagong port development fund should come from CPA’s income’

The Chittagong Port Development and Research Council CPDRC has suggested that the port amp 8217 s development funds should come from its own income. Addressing a meeting of the CPDRC on Saturday in the city, leaders of the council also pressed for building the Patenga Terminal and Bay Terminal im....

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Iran: Loading, unloading of goods in ports up 19%

Loading and unloading of goods in the ports of Iran rose 19 percent during the first eleven months of the current Iranian calendar year March 21, 2021 February 19, 2022 , as compared to the same period in the previous year. As announced in a report by Ports and Maritime Organization PMO , loading ....

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Just how extreme is China’s lead in the container port business?

China is the world’s largest exporter of containerized goods, produces eight of every 10 new containers, is the leading builder of container ships and operates the fourth largest liner company. It should come as no surprise that China overwhelmingly dominates the global container port rankings —....

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DP World’s offer to acquire 100% stake in Imperial successfully concluded

Imperial’s capabilities in market access and logistics and its extensive African and European footprint will complement and enhance our growth aspirations. DP World is a business that also focuses on empowering and employing local people in its countries of operation while delivering sustainable a....

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AS Tallinna Sadam financial results for 2021 Q4 and 12 months

In the fourth quarter, both sales revenue +13% , adjusted EBITDA +6% and profit +14% increased. Growth in passenger volume and ferry calls increased revenue in the Passenger harbours segment, which made the biggest contribution to the improvement in the Group’s financial performance. However,....

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Data Monitor: Major ports traffic flat month-on-month in January

Major ports’ volumes remained flat m o m at 62.7mnt in Jan 2022 and growth decelerated to 0.8% during Jan 2020 Jan 2022 vs a 1.6% CAGR during Dec 2019 Dec 2021. Coal and container volumes fell 6.4% m m and 3.2% m m tonnage , respectively, largely offset by a rise in iron ore volumes of 26.3% m m.....

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Fourth PERS Certification For The Port Of Algeciras

ESPO congratulates the Authority Port of Algeciras Bay Spain for being certified through the EcoPorts’ environmental management standard PERS . This is Algeciras’ fourth PERS certification since they joined the EcoPorts network in 2015. These feats demonstrate the efforts of the port in prote....

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Germany to push ahead with two LNG terminals to reduce Russian gas dependence: Scholz

Germany has decided to accelerate work to build two LNG terminals in the country to help reduce dependence on Russian gas imports, Chancellor Olaf Scholz said Feb. 27. In an address to the German Parliament, Scholz also said Germany would look to increase its gas stocks by 2 Bcm through the use of l....

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DP World reveiewing operations in Russia, spokesperson says

Global port operator DP World said on Monday that it was reviewing its operations in Russia as the West imposes sanctions designed to squeeze Russia’s economy after its invasion of Ukraine. The Dubai state owned company said it would continue to operate in Russia for the time being and declined to....

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Possible delays/non payment of port dues 28 Feb 2022, Russia Due to the possibility of SWIFT sanctions being imposed on Russia, there is a risk of delay in remittances leading to non payment of port dues and resulting delays for vessels at Russian ports. Read more » Crew changes possible again 28 F....

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Port of Savannah to grow capacity by 60 percent

At today’s Savannah State of the Port, Griff Lynch, Georgia Ports Authority’s GPA executive director, unveiled plans to expand the port’s container capacity by 60 percent. The enhancements will bring the Port of Savannah’s annual capacity from 6 million twenty foot equivalent container uni....

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China ports container volume rises 1.6% in January of 2022

Ningbo Containerized Freight Index decrease slightly in February 2022. In January of 2022, the cargo volume of Chinese ports was 1301.1 million tons, a year on year increase of 0.6% the container throughput of Chinese ports was 24.2 million TEU, a year on year increase of 1.6%. The chart below show....

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Shippers stop booking cargo for Russia, Ukraine

Shipping liners have stopped booking export cargo destined for Russian and Ukrainian ports in the wake of the conflict between the two countries, officials said. Cruise liners have also announced the cancellation of port calls in Russia, they said. Russia is the topmost destination for India’s eng....

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NORDEN expands into port logistics

NORDEN has entered into a new business area of port logistics, signing a major contract with manganese mining company Comilog amp 8211 a subsidiary of French metallurgical group Eramet extending the relationship with a key customer. Over the 10 year agreement, NORDEN is responsible for setting up....

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15 percent of the transhipment in Rotterdam is Russia-related

62 million tons of the almost 470 million transhipment in the port of Rotterdam is Russia oriented. Via the port of Rotterdam, many energy carriers are imported from Russia. Broadly speaking, at present 20% of the coal comes from Russia, 20% of the oil products, 25% of the LNG and 30% of the crude o....

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Ports Of Long Beach, Los Angeles Withhold ‘Dwell Fee’ One Week

The Port of Long Beach and the Port of Los Angeles said today that they have decided to hold off on consideration of the “Container Dwell Fee” one more week, until March 4. The two San Pedro Bay ports have seen a combined decline of 69% in aging cargo on the docks since the program ... The post ....

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Best time to invest in Saudi ports, says key industry player

Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 is focused on leveraging the kingdom’s strategic location to boost its role in connecting the continents of Africa, Asia and Europe. Thanks to its unique location, coupled with the Saudi Ports Authority’s recent allocation of $2.4 billion for investment in the develo....

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Fitch Affirms Montreal Gateway Terminals at ‘BBB’; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the FA MGT Limited Partnership amp 8217 s MGT CAD305 million 2016 guaranteed senior secured notes at amp 8216 BBB amp 8217 . The Rating Outlook is Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The rating reflects MGT amp 8217 s role as one of two terminal operators serving the Port of....

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Envase and MatchBack Systems Partner to Address Container Efficiency at Ports

Envase, a mission critical software platform for the intermodal supply chain and MatchBack Systems, Inc., the leading street turn platform, announce a partnership to offer a fully integrated street turn functionality into Envase amp 8217 s transportation management system TMS products. The integr....

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TOAZ suspends ammonia transit following Yuzhny port closure

Russia amp 8217 s Togliattiazot, the world amp 8217 s largest ammonia exporter, has suspended transit of ammonia following the invasion of Ukraine, the company said Feb. 25. TOAZ cited the amp 8220 safety of people living in the area of the ammonia pipeline amp 8221 in suspending transit opera....

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Florida International Terminal Welcomes New Service from CMA CGM to Port Everglades

Florida International Terminal FIT , a terminal operated by SAAM at Port Everglades, welcomed CMA CGM’s new service: CAGEMA Main Loop 2. The new service will be the only port of entry into the United States for the Marseille based shipping line’s direct route to Jamaica and service to Trinidad,....

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US East Coast container port congestion grows as more shippers divert from West Coast

Congestion at East Coast North America container ports worsened as more ships diverted to avoid West Coast gridlock, further delaying the flow of goods to consumers and driving up costs, sources said. There were 31 ships anchored off the Port of Charleston, South Carolina, Feb. 22 while another 13 w....

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India’s west coast container terminal faces technical disruption

India amp 8217 s state owned premier container terminal on the west coast is facing a technical disruption, spokesperson for the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust JNPT said. According to media reports, the information technology systems at the container terminal have been crippled for the past few days....

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Shanghai Port to become first in China with LNG bunkering service capability

Shanghai Port will become China amp 8217 s first port with Liquefied Natural Gas LNG bunkering service capability, now that the first comprehensive local regulations on the Lin gang Special Area of China Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone have been approved. The regulations will be put into force o....

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Cargo clearance delay at Kochi Port to be addressed

A meeting of Permanent Trade Facilitation Council known also as Business Advisory Council, comprising stakeholders in the export import business and Central agencies involved in clearance of exim cargo, has decided to address issues related to alleged delay in clearance of some of the commodities ar....

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Ammonia vessels redirected from closed Ukrainian port following invasion: trade sources

Ammonia vessels entering Ukraine amp 8217 s Yuzhny port will have to be redirected as the port and its associated pipelines were closed due to Russian amp 8217 s military invasion, trade sources said Feb. 24. At least one known vessel and potentially several others were being redirected from the U....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Port safety levels raised 25 Feb 2022, Russia The Safety Level for the ports of Tuapse, Novorossiysk and Taman has been raised from 1 to 2 for 15 days until 13 March. Read more » Lock chamber closure for maintenance 25 Feb 2022, Kiel Canal, Germany One Big Lock Chamber at Brunsbuettel will be out .....

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Prince Rupert Port seeking to double capacity through the addition of a second container terminal

DP World, a global leader in logistics and provider of smart supply chain solutions, and the Prince Rupert Port Authority have entered into a two year agreement to assess the feasibility of an innovative new container terminal project in Prince Rupert. The potential project would add up to 2 million....

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UAE’s ADNOC to transform LNG carrier into import terminal in Philippines

ADNOC Logistics amp 38 Services, a unit of the UAE amp 8217 s biggest energy company, will transform an LNG carrier into an import terminal in the Philippines as it seeks to boost its income. ADNOC L amp 38 S and Atlantic Gulf amp 38 Pacific International Holdings, or AG amp 38 P, signed an....

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ICTSI Subic is part of MSC’s Seahorse service

Subic Bay International Terminals SBITC has been included to the rotation of Mediterranean Shipping Company’s expanded Seahorse Service, providing industries in northern and central Luzon with a reliable link to global markets – especially Europe and the United States. Industries including agr....

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ICTSI Pakistan handles its first ro-ro vessel

Pakistan International Container Terminal PICT achieved a new operational milestone with its recent handling of Messina Line’s JOLLY QUARZO, the first ro ro vessel to call the terminal. The cargo containership docked at PICT on February 1, marking the resumption of ro ro services at the Port of ....

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ION Releases Automated Port Call Feature in Marlin SmartPortTM

ION Geophysical Corporation announced yesterday, the release of a new Automated Port Call feature in Marlin SmartPort™, as a part of ION’s ongoing efforts to digitize ports and harbors workflows. From vessel approach to port departure, the new Automated Port Call feature improves efficiencies by....

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Stakeholders seek steps for Benapole port development

The Benapole Customs Clearing and Forwarding Agents Association BCCFAA seeks government steps for the infrastructural development of Benapole port with an eye to modernising the largest domestic land port. To this end, it has recently written to commerce ministry in order to increase the export im....

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Shoreham Port named as a finalist for Employer of the Year in the Maritime UK Awards

Shoreham Port has been named amongst the best in the UK’s £40bn maritime sector after being shortlisted in the third Maritime UK Awards. The Maritime UK Awards are an excellent opportunity for the industry to come together, showcase achievements and celebrate all things maritime. We are delighted....

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China CNOOC to add giant new tanks at LNG terminal by end-2023

China National Offshore Oil Company, or CNOOC, aims to complete by the end of 2023 a project to install the world amp 8217 s largest storage tanks at a liquefied natural gas LNG receiving terminal being built in east China, it said late on Sunday. CNOOC, one of China amp 8217 s largest importers....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Suspension of industrial action 21 Feb 2022, Australia Australia’s Fair Work Commission has ordered the suspension of a series of 48 hour strikes by Australian Maritime Officers Union AMOU members employed tug operator Svitzer Australia. Read more » Construction of temporary Ro Ro ramp 21 Feb 2....

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What’s behind the congestion at U.S. ports

The Port of Los Angeles, the busiest port in North America, saw record volume in 2021. Container volume at the port, including imports like furniture and apparel, surged to a record 10.6 million TEUs in 2021, almost 16% higher than the previous year. A TEU, or twenty foot equivalent unit, is the ind....

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UAE’s Fujairah marine fuel sales in January drop for third straight month

Sales of marine fuel in the United Arab Emirates amp 8217 Fujairah marine refuelling and oil storage hub dropped 7% in January, official data showed, falling for a third consecutive month since hitting a record high in October. Fujairah amp 8217 s January bunker sales volumes totalled about 646,0....

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Brimming European LNG terminals have limited space for more gas

Europe amp 8217 s liquefied natural gas LNG terminals have limited available capacity to absorb extra supply from the United States or other major producers in the event of Russian gas disruption if it invades Ukraine. Concerns are mounting that Russia, which provides around a third of Europe amp....

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PSA Mumbai Commissions 1MW Solar Farm

Continuing its drive towards sustainability and increasing use of renewable energy sources, PSA Mumbai inaugurated a 1 megawatt MW Solar Farm on 18 February 2022. The 1.3 hectare facility, featuring rooftop solar panels, is projected to generate 13% of PSA Mumbai’s annual power requirements and....

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CGX Energy to start dredging, dock construction for port in Guyana -executive

Canada based oil company CGX Energy OYL.V will begin dredging and building the docks of a key deepwater port at Berbice, in eastern Guyana, planned to serve the South American nation amp 8217 s oil and agriculture sectors, the firm amp 8217 s chairman said on Wednesday. CGX Energy unit Grand Canal....

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HHLA exceeds revenue and EBIT expectation for 2021

Slight increase in container throughput to 6,943 thousand TEU +2.5 percent amp 8211 Container transport increases significantly to 1,690 thousand TEU +10.0 percent amp 8211 Chairwoman of the Executive Board, Angela Titzrath: As a stable and efficient hub, HHLA contributes to maintaining su....

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Current limitation of export delivery acceptance at Hamburg Terminals

Dear valued customer, following strong overall cargo volume, industrial action, inclement weather together with ongoing congestions and delays in most European ports leading to disruptions of the vessel network, all Hamburg terminals continue to experience maximum yard utilization. To ensure sustain....

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Georgia Ports Authority orders 9 Konecranes container cranes for ongoing expansion in Savannah

The Georgia Ports Authority GPA has ordered 9 electric Konecranes Rubber Tired Gantry RTG cranes for the Port of Savannah in the US. The order was booked in Q4 2021. The electric RTG cranes will be delivered in two batches starting in the second half of 2022. When they are all in service, the GP....

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Strike action looms over Limassol, Larnaca ports

Strike action looms over Limassol and Larnaca ports now that workers have turned down the Labour Ministry’s proposal on the renewal of their collective agreements. Unionists are now expecting Minister Zeta Emilianidou to come up with a new initiative to lift the current deadlock in labour relation....

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Busiest January ever at the port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles processed 865,595 Twenty Foot Equivalent Units TEUs in January, a 3.6% increase compared to last year. It was the Port’s busiest January in its 115 year history and a new milestone for a Western Hemisphere port. “Many of the key data points that track the number of cont....

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Construction of subsea pipeline 18 Feb 2022, Hong Kong For a period of approximately four months, construction of subsea pipeline is being carried out from northwest of Tai O to West of Fan Lau. Read more » Anomaly in ship channel 18 Feb 2022, Corpus Christi, United States Investigations have deter....

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ZELEROS to deploy its hyperloop technology in the Port of Sagunto to demonstrate its container transport system

ZELEROS, the Valencia based European company leading the development of a hyperloop transport system, will build a prototype of its SELF Sustainable Electric Freight forwarder autonomous container transport system in the Port of Sagunto. This technology will allow the technology company to advance....

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Tank storage group Vopak eyes new investments to speed up shift away from oil

Dutch oil and chemical storage company Vopak VOPA.AS said on Wednesday it planned further investments in feasibility studies on new energies this year, as it seeks to reduce the share of oil in its portfolio, as well as ongoing and new growth projects. amp 8220 2021, like 2020, was an atypical yea....

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SAAM Towage Brazil Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions

SAAM Towage Brazil achieved a 13% reduction in its greenhouse gas emissions GHG in 2021, compared to the base year in 2017, making strides towards increasingly sustainable operations. According to the Country Manager of SAAM Towage Brazil, Renata Ervilha, “In 2021 we reinforced our environmental....

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MAWANI signs agreement for Yanbu Port bunker station

The Saudi Ports Authority MAWANI has Monday signed an investment agreement with Saffania Navigation Co. Limited to operate and maintain a bunker station at King Fahad Industrial Port in Yanbu. The agreement was signed by Omar Talal Hariri, president of MAWANI, and Capt. Saud Elenzi, chairman at Sa....

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Egypt lengthening two-way portion of Suez Canal by 10 kilometres

Egypt is working to improve the Suez Canal by making an additional 10 kilometres accessible to two way traffic, while widening and deepening another 30 kilometres, the chairman of the authority managing the waterway said on Tuesday. Suez Canal Authority Chairman Osama Rabie, giving the first news co....

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PERS certification for the port of Barcelona and the port of Sevilla

ESPO congratulates the Port of Barcelona Spain and the Port of Sevilla Spain for being certified through the EcoPorts’ environmental management standard PERS . As a committed member of the EcoPorts Network, Barcelona has been part of the Network for almost two decades, having joined in 2004. ....

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Safety organisation calls for trade union coordination to resume

Port Skills and Safety Ltd PSS has called for Unite the Union to overturn a decision which ended joint safety initiatives with the organisation, following a dispute between the trade union and a port employer. The decision, made by the Docks, Rail, Ferries and Waterways committee of Unite the Unio....

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The CMA CGM Group was awarded the concession of the Beirut Port container terminal and foresees an ambitious development plan

Following the bidding process, CMA Terminals, a fully owned subsidiary of the CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, has been chosen to manage, operate and maintain the Port of Beirut’s container terminal for a 10 year period starting in March 2022. The CMA CGM Group, which alrea....

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DP World announces availability of cargoes flow, new global supply chain visibility platform

DP World, the leading provider of smart supply chain solutions, today announced that CARGOES Flow— an end to end visibility platform for tracking intermodal shipments across sea, air, and land—is now widely available. CARGOES Flow is a one stop shop supply chain solution that provides end to end....

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Vopak reports on FY 2021 and Q4 2021 financial results

The prior periods related to financial year 2020 have been restated, due to mandatory full retrospective application of a change in accounting policy for the IFRIC agenda decision made in March 2021 on Cloud Computing Arrangements. Highlights for FY 2021 and Q4 2021 excluding exceptional items : ....

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Saudi signs deal to build logistics zone at Jeddah Port

Saudi Arabia has awarded a contract to a local company to build a logistics zone at its Western Red Sea Port of Jeddah within an ongoing strategy to expand shipping business, newspapers reported on Wednesday. The Saudi Ports Authority SPA amp 8211 Mawani signed an land lease agreement on Tuesd....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Seasonal draft adjustment for Neopanamax Locks 16 Feb 2022, Panama Canal, Panama From March 1, the maximum authorized draft allowed for vessels transiting the Neopanamax locks will be 15.09 m 49.5 feet TFW. Read more » New biofouling management requirements 16 Feb 2022, Australia New requirements....

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Sogester terminal Luanda gears up to meet future customer needs

Sogester Sociedade Gestora de Terminais, S.A. container terminal in Luanda, Angola operating since 2007 is a joint venture between APM Terminals 51% and the Gestor de Fundos of Angola. In December 2021, the terminal significantly upgraded its equipment with the arrival of 2 new Liebherr mobile....

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Suez Canal expansion to increase two-way section by 10km

Works are under way to expand the two way section of the Suez canal to 82 km 51 miles from 72 km, the chairman of the authority managing the Egyptian waterway said on Tuesday. Suez Canal Authority Chairman Osama Rabie told a news conference that it would be too expensive to expand the entire water....

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Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during January 2022 under Paris MOU

During January, there were five new detentions of a foreign flagged vessel in a UK port. 1. In response to one of the recommendations of Lord Donaldson’s inquiry into the prevention of pollution from merchant shipping, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency MCA publishes details of the foreign flagg....

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Patenga container terminal: CPA to be in-charge until a foreign operator appointed

The Chattogram Port Authority CPA will be in charge of running Patenga container terminal, which is likely to be opened this June to take off increasing cargo pressure on Chattogram port, until a foreign firm is finalised, according to authorities. Five foreign operators have expressed interest in....

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APM Terminals Mumbai to invest US$115 million to increase container handling capacity

APM Terminals Mumbai also known as Gateway Terminals India GTI will invest US$115 million in infrastructure development that will increase the container handling capacity. The company is investing in 6 Ship to Shore StS cranes and 3 Rail Mounted Gantry RMG cranes. The investment is aimed at en....

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LNG terminal to attract almost $78 million in investments — Murmansk governor

An LNG handling offshore complex in the Murmansk Region will bring to the local budget almost 6 billion rubles $78 million in investments, the region’s Governor Andrey Chibis told the government on Monday. Earlier, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed an order to increase the Capital of Arcti....

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S&P upgrades Adani Int Container’s credit profile, affirms ‘BBB-‘ rating

Standard and Poor amp 8217 s S amp 038 P has upgraded the Adani International Container Terminals Pte Ltd amp 8217 s AICTPL preliminary standalone credit profile SACP from amp 8220 bb+ amp 8221 to amp 8220 bbb amp 8220 . The company is expected to maintain a stronger than expected o....

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APM Terminals is now operating with the most advanced TOS in the port of Valencia

APM Terminals Valencia has successfully completed the implementation of Navis N4 as its new terminal operating system TOS . A process that began last Friday night, 4 February, with the scheduled interruption of operations for the migration of data, followed by the restart of the vessel operations d....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Procedures for vessels from India or Philippines 15 Feb 2022, Indonesia Quarantine procedures still apply at Indonesian ports for vessel that have come from ports in India or Philippines. Read more » Further industrial action plans announced 15 Feb 2022, Australia Tug operator Svitzer Australia has....

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Facial Recognition Used at Ashdod Sea Port Israel to Improve Efficiency and Speed During Supply Chain Crisis

As supply chain disruptions continue to wreak havoc on global economies, biometrics technology provider Oosto is helping to ease port security and landside operations burdened with increased security challenges, operational risks, and tightening regulations through the use of the company’s leading....

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Maputo and Matola Drybulk Terminal plan to increase capacity

The global coal demand, which peaked in mid 2021, is still reaching price record highs due to the major surge in coal prices worldwide. In response to the increasing demand for export capacity, the Maputo and Matola Drybulk Terminals GML and TCM , the sub concessions of the Maputo Port Development ....

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Full-scale operations of first and second phases of Hamad Port Container Terminal 2 begin

QTerminals has started full scale operations of the first and second phases of Hamad Port Container Terminal 2 CT2 , whose initial operation was launched in December 2020 by H E Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior. The development of CT2, which ....

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Two Konecranes Gottwald Generation 6 Mobile Harbor Cranes ordered by Port of Bandirma in Turkey

Turkish terminal operator Çelebi Bandirma Uluslararasi Limani Isletmeciligi A.S. Çelebi Port of Band rma has ordered two eco efficient Generation 6 Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes for their terminal on the coast of the Sea of Marmara, Turkey. The order was booked in November 2021. The c....

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Aurelio Martínez: “The European programme for climate neutrality can generate environmental paradises”

The president of the Port Authority of Valencia PAV , Aurelio Martínez, has called for a review and improvement of the measures to implement the Emissions Trading System ETS for maritime transport included in the European Union amp 8217 s amp 8216 Fit for 55 amp 8217 legislative package so ....

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Cement raw material shipments kick off Hambantota Port operations 2022

Hambantota International Port HIP had a robust start to the new year, with 6 supply cargo ships at the port in January 2022, discharging raw materials for the cement industry. The consignees were Lanwa Sanstha Cement Corporation Pvt Ltd., and INSEE Cement, leading cement manufacturers operating ....

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DP World Announces Third New Distribution Hub In Four Months As Demand At London Gateway Keeps Growing

DP World announces today that Transmec UK has become the third leading business in four months to locate at its rapidly expanding, port centric logistics park at London Gateway. Situated on the doorstep of Europe’s largest consumer market, the new 150,000 sq ft distribution hub will provide Transm....

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Port of Antwerp holds its own in Q1 despite Brexit and coronavirus crisis

The total throughput of Port of Antwerp remained positive at 59,1 million metric tonnes compared with the same period last year. Despite the impact of the ongoing coronavirus crisis and Brexit, all goods flows except liquid bulk recorded growth. For the coming period, it remains to be seen what the ....

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Digital perception radar for ports

Digital perception radar technology is helping accelerate smart port automation in China. An all weather, all condition digital perception radar sensor solution for use in autonomous trucks operating in shipping ports has been delivered by Uhnder, Inc. and Yunshan Technologies Ltd. China Merchants P....

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Govt urged not to give additional capacity of LNG terminals to private sector

The Ministry of Maritime Affairs has asked the government not to allocate the additional capacity available at the LNG terminals at Port Qasim to the private sector. The call, which may be seen by many as having been made by the maritime ministry while overstepping its jurisdiction, has invited the ....

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India: Major ports to waive off charges for ships carrying oxygen, related equipment

The Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways have said that all charges levied by major port trusts, including vessel related charges and storage charges, will be waived off. This decision will impact all the major ports of India, including the Kamarajar Port in Chennai. The ministry has also asked....

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Germany’s HEH pushes back binding open season for Stade LNG import terminal

Hanseatic Energy Hub, or HEH, the developer of the planned LNG import terminal at Stade in northern Germany, has pushed back the binding phase of its capacity open season to near the end of September, a senior company official told S amp 38 P Global Platts. The 12 Bcm/year onshore Stade LNG termina....

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Among Piers: Container record, terminal opening and COVID-19 vaccines

Container moves at Port Houston in March climbed 20% year over year — and set a monthly record. Port Houston handled 297,397 twenty foot equivalent units TEUs in March compared to 248,840 TEUs in the same month last year. The March figure is the highest monthly total ever, surpassing the record ....

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China ports container volume rises 14.6% in March of 2021

In March of 2021, the cargo volume of China ports was 1276.8 million tons, a year on year increase of 16.2%, the container throughput of China ports was 23.5million TEU, a year on year increase of 14.6%. The chart below shows the cargo throughput and container throughput data of the eight major port....

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South Florida Container Terminal ready for gateway growth

South Florida Container Terminal SFCT is nearing completion of its three year modernization project to prepare for future growth. The project focused on transforming the land into a more sustainable operation with new, electric rubber tire gantry RTG cranes and added cargo storage space using a ....

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Apapa traffic costs Nigeria N140bn weekly economic loss — Experts

Experts in the Maritime industry have said that Nigeria could save the N140 billion weekly economic losses and another $10 billion import/export products wasted annually if the stifling traffic is curtailed. Also, they recommended that the government should revive pipeline transportation diversify ....

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Vale quashes export ban at Rio de Janeiro state iron ore port

Miner Vale said late April 22 that it received authorization from a state body to continue full operation of a major export port serving its southeastern Brazil iron ore mines, following a legal tussle. amp 8220 Vale informs that it received, on this Thursday afternoon, April 22nd, from the State ....

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ICTSI Ecuador unveils special economic zone at the Port of Guayaquil

Contecon Guayaquil S.A. CGSA , International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s subsidiary in Ecuador, welcomes the creation of a special economic zone at the country’s main seaport as an immense opportunity to boost the country’s foreign trade. On 20 April, the port operator, together with ....

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Capping of mud pits north of Hong Kong International Airport Friday, April 23, 2021, Hong Kong For approximately 12 months, marine works involving capping of mud pits and trimming works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co ordinates WGS 84 Datum fr....

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Fitch Assigns Abu Dhabi Ports Company First-Time ‘A+’ IDR; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has assigned Abu Dhabi Ports Company PJSC ADP a first time Long Term Issuer Default Rating IDR of amp 8216 A+ amp 8217 with a Stable Outlook. RATING RATIONALE Fitch rates ADP using a top down rating approach under its amp 8216 Government Related Entities Rating GRE amp 821....

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Brazilian miner Vale’s Mangaratiba iron ore terminal shut down

A Vale iron ore terminal in Mangaratiba in the state of Rio de Janeiro has been closed because of potential environmental problems, according to a statement issued by Brazilian authorities. The Ilha de Guaiba terminal, which exports nearly 40 million tons of iron ore a year, had been operating witho....

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Saudi ports cargo volumes surge in March

Saudi ports handled more than 640,000 containers during March, up more than 15 percent on a year earlier. Ports overseen by the General Authority for Ports Mawani also handled more than 253,000 twenty foot equivalent Units TEUs , up by more than third over the same period, SPA reported. Overall c....

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Singapore fuel oil inventories near 5-month high as net imports stay firm

Singapore residual fuel oil inventories rose to their highest in nearly five months in the week ended April 21, as elevated net import volumes pushed stock 4% higher on week while notching the fourth straight weekly gain, official data showed on Thursday. Onshore fuel oil stocks climbed by 855,000 b....

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Dubai’s DP World says near-term trading environment positive

Global port operator DP World on Thursday said the near term trading environment was positive as it reported a 10.2% increase in first quarter shipping containers volumes. The Dubai state owned company handled 18.9 million shipping containers in the January March period, compared to 17.2 million in ....

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Global supply chains are struggling to keep pace with spiking orders volumes, Tradeshift data reveals

Business to business trade activity grew by 10% in the first quarter of 2021, but a recent surge in order volumes is creating fresh challenges for suppliers after a year of intense disruption, new transaction data from Tradeshift can reveal. According to Tradeshift’s latest Index of Global Trade H....

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Panama Canal suspends Neopanamax Locks draft reduction: ACP

The Panama Canal Authority ACP announced late April 19 its reduction of the maximum allowable draft for vessels transiting the Neopanamax locks to 48.5 feet, or 14.78 meters, was suspended until further notice, keeping the current maximum draft at 49 ft 14.94 meters . The ACP said recent rainfall....

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DP World reports strong start to 2021 with 10% volume growth in 1Q

DP World Limited handled 18.9 million TEU twenty foot equivalent units across its global portfolio of container terminals in the first quarter of 2021, with gross container volumes increasing by 10.2% year on year on a reported basis and up 9.6% on a like for like basis. The first quarter witnesse....

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Maritime industry to meet again at 40th edition of Europort

Renowned as the place to showcase special purpose ships and high tech solutions, the much anticipated event will be one of the first live international maritime conference and exhibitions in Europe since Covid 19. Rotterdam Ahoy is delighted to announce Europort will return this year for its 40th ev....

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G&W’s Savannah Port Terminal Railroad Broadens Agreement With Georgia Ports; Services to Include Mason Mega Rail Terminal

Genesee amp 38 Wyoming Inc. G amp 38 W today announced its subsidiary Savannah Port Terminal Railroad, Inc. SAPT has broadened its long term rail services agreement with the Georgia Ports Authority GPA to include GPA’s new Mason Mega Rail Terminal. The new agreement is especially signifi....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Construction of subsea pipeline from north of Hong Kong Link Road to south of Soko Islands Thursday, April 22, 2021, Hong Kong For approximately six weeks, construction of subsea pipeline will be carried out along the following co ordinates WGS 84 Datum from A to N : A 22° 17.995’N 113° 5....

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Maersk launches ‘Automotive Express’ – a dedicated rail service between Gurugram and APM Terminals Pipavav Port

The automotive manufacturing sector works on ‘Just In Time’ model for the supply chains of its parts and components. Automotive manufacturers require highly reliable logistics services that can move their raw material and finished products on precise schedules to ensure uninterrupted production ....

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Fujairah data: Oil product stocks surge to 8-week high, led by heavy distillates

Stockpiles of oil products at the UAE port of Fujairah rose 13.5% in the week to April 19, marking an eight week high, with the biggest increase recorded in heavy distillates, the latest data from the Fujairah Oil Industry Zone showed. The total stockpile stood at 21.656 million barrels, up by 2.569....

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Panama boosts action to protect forests, drought-hit canal

Deforestation rates in Panama are set to show a decline as the Central American nation ramps up its efforts to stop the illegal logging of forests largely driven by the expansion of agriculture, environment minister Milciades Concepcion said. Panama boasts one of the highest levels of forest cover i....

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Govt. says container shortages resolved

The container shortages dogging exporters in recent months have been resolved for now as is reflected in the higher goods exports in March, top commerce ministry officials said on Tuesday. India, they added, has begun drafting a long term plan with steel producers to make containers domestically. In....

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24-hour stoppage announced

Svitzer Australia has advised that the Maritime Union of Australia MUA has given notification of protected industrial action by its members at Adelaide and Whyalla on Friday, 23 April. MUA members employed by Svitzer Australia plan to stop work for 24 hours starting as follows: amp 8211 12:01 a....

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President Ramaphosa, the Port of Cape Town requires your urgent attention

We are encouraged by the recent commitment made by President Cyril Ramaphosa to make our ports more efficient and competitive and his recent visit to the Port of Durban. However, we are also concerned that the Port of Cape Town may be deprioritised in the overall strategy going forward, given the ex....

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Oil storage firm Vopak Issues Interim Update on First Quarter Profitability

Highlights for Q1 2021 excluding exceptional items : • EBITDA of EUR 200 million Q1 2020: EUR 200 million . Adjusted for negative currency translation effects, EBITDA grew by EUR 10 million 5% reflecting new contributions from growth projects and negative impact from tight chemical markets as ....

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DP World, UAE Region Utilises The Tremendous Potential Of Jebel Ali Port And Jafza To Drive Growth In The F&B Manufacturing Sector

DP World, UAE Region in collaboration with the UAE Food amp 38 Beverage Manufacturers Group recently hosted ‘The Food amp 38 Beverages Manufacturing Industry 2021 Dialogue’ emphasising the significance of the sector to the UAE’s economy. The entity’s recently launched F amp 38 B Termi....

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Four tech start-up winners set to transform the ports and logistics sector by piloting projects with Gulftainer

Four tech start ups from three countries are leading breakthrough work to transform the ports and logistics sector by piloting projects with Gulftainer. eYard, Morpheus.Network, ThroughPut, and ZaiNar, have emerged as winners of Gulftainer’s Future of Ports 2021, which saw more than 2,000 applican....

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Cargo lightening charges for Cape size vessels carrying coal part cargo discharge Wednesday, April 21, 2021, Dhamra, India Cargo lightening charges USD 3 per MT for the full B/L quantity of cargo carried. Conditions for applicability of above charge: Applicable to only cape vessels carrying coal....

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Suez Canal Simulator Is Now Available On Steam

Today, PC game developer Jason Dial announced the release of his much anticipated Suez Canal Simulator. The game launched today on Steam and is now available for purchase and download to your Steam Library. Experience a 1 to 1 scale journey through Egypt and travel through the man made waterway that....

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Brexit: Dublin Port trade down 15% compared to last year

Trade through Dublin Port in the first quarter of 2021 fell by more than 15% compared to the same period last year. The port amp 8217 s chief executive Eamonn O amp 8217 Reilly said this was mainly due to Brexit. Trade in goods between Ireland and Great Britain is now more difficult due to Brexit ....

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Container shortage eases, waiting time at ports down: Indian Govt official

The shortage of containers has been eased with 58 per cent additional exports being managed in March year on year, a senior government official said on Tuesday. Pawan Agarwal, Special Secretary in the Logistics Division of Ministry of Commerce and Industry, said close coordination is being maintaine....

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Port of Antwerp expands its fleet with energy-efficient tugs

Port of Antwerp inaugurated three new RSD tugs on 19 April 2021. This expansion forms part of the renewal and greening of the fleet, in which Port of Antwerp is focusing on the introduction of sustainable and energy efficient vessels. In 2020, 14,000 seagoing vessels and 57,000 inland navigation cra....

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PipeChina’s cost-sharing plan chills importer interest for LNG terminal slots

Most companies shortlisted for PipeChina’s liquefied natural gas import terminal slots are backing off from a deal as new terms proposed by the gas pipeline operator threaten to jack up costs, trade sources said. PipeChina has proposed that LNG buyers share the burden of the three national state o....

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Removal of temporary wind monitoring station off Lamma Island Tuesday, April 20, 2021, Hong Kong For approximately 12 months, the removal operation will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co ordinates WGS 84 Datum from A to D : A 22° 09.305’N / 1....

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10 Companies and One Individual Recognised for Contributions to Maritime Singapore at Singapore International Maritime Awards 2021

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore MPA recognised 10 companies and an individual for their significant contributions to Maritime Singapore at this afternoon’s Singapore International Maritime Awards IMA 2021. Mr Chee Hong Tat, Senior Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Transpor....

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India’s Adani Faces Scrutiny for Port Deal in Myanmar

A major index provider and some investors are distancing themselves from the marine ports operator controlled by Indian conglomerate Adani Group over past business transactions with a company linked to the military regime in Myanmar. Financial data firm S amp 38 P Global Inc. last week said it woul....

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Nokia, Edzcom deploy 5G SA private wireless network to support Konecranes’ advanced R&D work

Nokia and Edzcom today announced that they will jointly deliver a 5G standalone SA private wireless network for Konecranes at its Hyvinkää smart factory in Finland. Edzcom will deploy a private wireless and application platform based on the Nokia Digital Automation Cloud DAC . The 5G network wi....

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Brazil’s CSN iron ore, container ports operate normally despite city’s request

Brazil amp 8217 s Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional said April 19 its iron ore and the container port terminals operations are running at a normal pace, without interruptions, despite an act April 16 by local authorities at Itaguaí requesting their halt, alleging amp 8220 various environmental irr....

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Safety at the Center of the Panama Canal’s Service to Global Trade

Finally, the world is showing signs of steady economic recovery after last year’s pandemic induced decline. The UN Conference on Trade and Development UNCTAD announced last month that the global economy is now expected to grow by 4.7% in 2021. The World Trade Organization WTO also estimates th....

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APM Terminals Pipavav secures PIC 2, a weekly service from Port Pipavav to Jebel Ali

Pipavav, India: APM Terminals Pipavav secured PIC 2, a new weekly service from Port Pipavav to Jebel Ali marking seamless weekly connectivity to Jabel Ali. The new service is scheduled to reach Pipavav on every Wednesday through the ports of Jebel Ali, Kandla, Chennai, Tuticorin and Cochin. The carg....

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Valenciaport is managing normally 32,313 containers affected by the Suez Canal blockage

A total of 32,313 export loading and import unloading containers arrived from 10 ships. These have been the additional movements managed by Valenciaport amp 8217 s docks from ships held up by the blockade of the Suez Canal. This operation was carried out between 6 and 16 April. A figure that ad....

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Hull cleaning permitted at anchorage

Sohar Industrial Port Co. has advised that underwater hull cleaning is now allowed at Sohar Anchorage. The following services will therefore be available at Sohar Anchorage: • Hull Cleaning • UWILD Survey • Underwater Repairs • Anchor Recovery • Propel Polishing. For further details, as we....

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New pilot & port tariffs in force

The Port of Gdansk has published new pilot amp 38 port tariffs now in effect since 1 April 2021. For details of the new tariffs, as well as information about operations in Poland, contact GAC Poland at poland@gac.com Source: GAC The post New pilot amp port tariffs in force first appeared on Hel....

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Seawall reinstatement works at Black Point Power Station Monday, April 19, 2021, Hong Kong For approximately three months, seawall reinstatement works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co ordinates WGS 84 Datum from A to D and the adjacent shor....

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DP World, UAE Region Is The First In The Region To Explore The Quantum Computing Technology

Fulfilling its vision to become the leader in smart trade, DP World, UAE Region has taken a step forward to explore the power of Quantum Computing in the logistics and trade industry through collaboration and exploration with D Wave and other global leaders in the quantum computing sphere. This move....

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OFCO – Offshore International Joins Forces with Mammoet to Deliver Turnkey Logistical Solutions

Abu Dhabi Ports’ offshore logistics service provider, Offshore Support and Logistics Services Company OFCO – Offshore International , has announced the start of a collaboration with Mammoet United Arab Emirates, a branch of the global engineered heavy lifting and transport services company, as ....

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Cargo surge breaks multiple records at Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles, the busiest U.S. port by container volume, has experienced the strongest March in its 114 year history, according to an announcement of the port. amp 8220 As more Americans get vaccinated, businesses reopen and the economy strengthens, consumers continue to purchase goods ....

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Import gains at top US container gateways go ballistic

The import stats at U.S. ports just went ballistic. Year on year y/y gains skyrocketed for two reasons. First, March volumes were unusually strong — as high as the peak in October. Second, import volumes in March 2020 were unusually weak, suppressed by the initial COVID lockdowns. This confluenc....

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The Suez crisis should awaken India to a stark geopolitical reality

It took the six day blockage of the Suez Canal to remind us how dependent India is on free passage through the canal and the Red Sea. While the 400 metre long container ship, MV Ever Given—which ran aground into the east bank of the Suez Canal on 23 March and blocked all movement till it was relea....

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China-Europe freight train advantageous, promising, says Finnish minister

The China Europe freight train has a series of significant advantages, and there is huge potential for trade between China and Finland by rail, a Finnish minister has said. Finland welcomes more freight train connections with China, and hopes to become a leading hub between China and Europe with its....

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Suez Canal receives giant dredger in planned upgrade

A giant dredger has made it to the Great Bitter Lakes, near the Suez Canal, in preparation for joining the fleet of the international maritime passageway. Named for the former head of the Suez Canal Authority, Mohab Mameesh, and built by Dutch Royal IHC, together with another dredger, for 300 millio....

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China-backed Colombo Port City no threat to Sri Lanka’s sovereignty: Minister

The China backed Port City in Colombo, which has been exempted from a series of local laws, is no threat to the country amp 8217 s sovereignty and would only function as “a single window facilitation of business”, a senior minister said on Saturday. Multiple petitions have been filed in the Sup....

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Brazil CSN iron ore, container terminals operations halted by local authorities

Brazil amp 8217 s Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional had its iron ore and the container port terminals operations halted April 16 after the local authority levied a fine on the company for alleged amp 8220 various environmental irregularities. amp 8221 The city of Itaguai fined CSN and its mining ....

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Brexit: Irish Sea border posts ‘delayed by two years’

The timeframe for permanent facilities to operate the Irish Sea border has slipped by two years, a Stormont committee has been told. They are now not expected to be built before 2023. The agreement of the executive will also be needed, potentially complicating the process of approval. Earlier this w....

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South Africa president calls for ports’ enhanced effectiveness in boosting economy

Enhancing the effectiveness and performance of the country amp 8217 s ports was crucial in helping South Africa amp 8217 s sluggish economy to recover and grow, President Cyril Ramaphosa said during his visit to the Port of Durban on Thursday. He said measures were put in place to ensure that all ....

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Dekheila, Damietta ports register taxes, customs in March

The total value of taxes, customs duties, and other charges collected at Dekheila and Damietta ports hit EGP 2.7 billion in March, according to a statement by the Ministry of Finance on April 14th. Both ports collected EGP 451.94 million in taxes and customs duties for imported goods by the end of M....

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Uniper eyes hydrogen hub in Germany, drops LNG terminal

German utility Uniper announced on Wednesday plans to establish a German national hub for hydrogen in Wilhelmshaven which will have an import terminal for green ammonia. The “Green Wilhelmshaven” terminal will feature an ammonia cracker for producing green hydrogen and will also be connected to ....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Testing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicle off Small Craft ‘A’ Anchorage Friday, April 16, 2021, Singapore From 28 to 29 April, testing of an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle AUV will be carried out off Small Craft ‘A’ Anchorage. As stated in Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine....

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China to build 5 tugboats for Egypt’s Suez Canal

Egypt amp 8217 s Suez Canal Authority SCA agreed with a Chinese shipbuilder to build five tugboats and the contract will be signed very soon, SCA Chairman Osama Rabie told Xinhua. Without mentioning the name of the Chinese company, Rabie noted that each of the five tugs will be with a bollard pul....

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Suez Canal blockade: Hamburg expects only a slight increase in traffic

Port of Hamburg thoroughly prepared for upcoming traffic after Suez Canal blockade. Here you can find some facts and figures. • The Suez Canal blockade from 24.3 until 29.03 following the stranding of the ultra large container carrier EVER GIVEN caused a bottleneck of altogether almost 400 vessels....

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Alblasserdam’s Container Transferium gets ready for further growth

Over the past six years, throughput at BCTN’s inland container terminal in Alblasserdam rose to 100,000 containers per year. As such, the terminal contributes to the port of Rotterdam’s on going effort to improve accessibility – as well as attracting new economic activity to the region. The ....

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Valencia: Goods and container traffic grew in March by 12.96% and 9.22% respectively

March has recorded an increase of 12.96% in freight traffic and an increase of 9.22% in the movement of containers through the docks of Valenciaport. The growth in Valenciaport amp 8217 s traffic reflects the dynamism and the capacity to generate employment and wealth of the business fabric. The po....

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CLSA gives ‘Outperform’ rating for Adani Ports despite the Yangon container terminal controversy

Brokerage firm CLSA has an amp 8216 Outperform amp 8217 rating for Adani Ports. As per the brokerage, because of the Yangon container terminal YCT controversy the company has got reputational risks, such as its removal from the Dow Jones sustainability indices DJSI and Environmental, Social ....

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Singapore fuel oil inventories at 4-month peak as net imports jump

A jump in net import volumes helped lift Singapore residual fuel oil inventories to their highest in more than four months in the week ended April 14, up 1.4% on week and notching the third straight weekly gain, official data showed on Thursday. Onshore fuel oil stocks climbed by 337,000 barrels, or....

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Ship Logjam at California Ports Is Easing After March Import Deluge

A monthslong logjam of cargo ships at Southern California’s ports appears to be easing even as imports continue to flood the major U.S. trade gateway. “We are making progress,” Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka said Wednesday. “Today we have half the number of anchorage ship....

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Fugro’s vulnerability assessment informs Port of San Francisco’s safe and sustainable future

Fugro has completed a geotechnical site characterisation, earthquake hazard and geotechnical vulnerability assessment for the Port of San Francisco’s multi year, multi billion dollar Waterfront Resilience Program. The work was conducted over a period of 3 years as part of a multi hazard risk asses....

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In Double Digits: Port Of Sines Grows 10% In Total And 16% In Containers

The first three months of 2021 showed that the Port of Sines maintains the growth trajectory presented at the end of the previous year. In containers, the 440,645 TEU handled from January to March represented a year on year increase of 16%, with containerized import and export cargo reaching 104,391....

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VCT sets ship productivity record for a Maersk vessel

Visakha Container Terminal VCT has set a new ship productivity record of 110 moves per hour while handling the CHX service vessel Mexico, completing a total of 2113 moves in just 19.4 hours on 8 April 2021 with an average gross crane productivity of 28.8 moves per hour. The latest achievement of 1....

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Stranded containers, jammed ports presage price rises in Israel

According to Dun amp 38 Bradstreet, imports of clothing and electrical goods are especially vulnerable to supply chain disruption. Bicycles, exercise bikes, garden pools, weights and yoga mats amp 8211 just some of the products of which the stocks in Israel ran out during the coronavirus lockd....

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FUJAIRAH DATA: Oil product stocks drop after first jet fuel shipment this year

Oil product stockpiles at the Port of Fujairah on the UAE amp 8217 s east coast dropped across the board, with middle distillates hitting a one year low after the first jet fuel shipment this year. Total inventory stood at 19.087 million barrels as of April 12, down 8.1% from a week earlier and the....

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New Industry Trends Report uncovers shifting priorities after COVID

AntwerpXL, the award winning event dedicated to breakbulk, heavy lift and project cargo, has released its first Trends Report ahead of its return to Antwerp Expo, Belgium, on 7 9 December 2021. The report, which surveyed the opinions of senior decision makers from a range of business types across th....

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Panama Canal Authority postpones planned price hike following calls from shipping industry

The Panama Canal Authority ACP has announced that it will postpone price increases on canal transit fees which were due to come into effect tomorrow. The announcement follows a joint letter sent by the International Chamber of Shipping ICS , Asian Shipowners’ Association ASA , and European Com....

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Townsville signing marks important hydrogen milestone

North Queensland’s hydrogen future and the potential of thousands of regional jobs is a step closer with an agreement between Australian energy company Origin and the Port of Townsville signed today. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said her Government was continuing to deliver Queensland’s plan fo....

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Savage Selects Octopi by Navis for Idaho’s First Intermodal Terminal

Octopi, part of Navis and Cargotec Corporation, the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for leading organizations throughout the global shipping industry, announced today that Savage has selected Octopi by Navis’ cloud based terminal ope....

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Panama Canal Provides Additional Time for Implementation of Transit Reservation Fees Adjustments

After taking into account the feedback received from customers and shipping associations regarding the modifications in the Transit Reservation System fees, the Panama Canal will postpone the implementation date from April 15 to June 1, 2021. This measure will allow the maritime industry more time t....

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Egypt’s Suez Canal celebrates arrival of large dredger

Egypt amp 8217 s Suez Canal Authority SCA celebrated on Monday the recent arrival of a large cutter suction dredger CSD . amp 8220 We celebrate together CSD Mohab Mameesh, the largest in the Middle East and Africa, joining the SCA amp 8217 s fleet, amp 8221 SCA Chairman Osama Rabie said dur....

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SC Ports opens state-of-the-art Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal

South Carolina Ports made history today welcoming the first vessel to the Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal, marking the first container terminal to open in the U.S. since 2009. Operations launched March 30 with the arrival of the first container, followed by the first ship arrival today with Hapag Lloyd....

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Implementation of Transit Reservation System tariffs postponed Wednesday, April 14, 2021, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal Authority ACP hereby announces that the implementation date of the new booking tariffs, originally published in Advisory to Shipping A 09 2021, is being postponed until J....

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Suez incident: Port of Antwerp anticipates busy terminals where possible

The Suez Canal is open again, but the consequences for global shipping traffic will be felt for a long time to come. Ships will be delayed in their arrival and departure, resulting in busy terminals and peaks in cargo. For Port of Antwerp, the impact is very difficult to estimate where possible, th....

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Dubai’s DP World seeks $210.2 million in damages from Djibouti

Dubai’s DP World, one of the world’s largest port operators, is seeking $210.2 million in damages from Djibouti’s government in an ongoing legal battle over port concession rights, documents related to the dispute, seen by Reuters, showed. DP World and Djibouti have since 2012 been locked in t....

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Rhenus takes a majority holding in Arkon Shipping & Projects

Rhenus Maritime Services, the charterer and shipping company for short sea traffic with operations across Europe, took over 60 percent of the shares in the ship and project consignment manager, Arkon Shipping amp 038 Projects, in March. Rhenus is strengthening its project and heavy lift cargo bus....

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Container volumes at Singapore port hit record high in March, up 2.3% on year

Container volumes at Singapore port hit a record high of 3.3 million twenty foot equivalent units in March, up 2.3% year on year. The increase in volumes can be attributed to a pick up in trade activity as coronavirus related challenges start to ease. amp 8220 At this time last year, the restricti....

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Adani Ports to be removed from S&P index due to business links with Myanmar military

S amp 38 P Dow Jones Indices said it is removing India’s Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd from its sustainability index due to the firm’s business ties with Myanmar’s military which is accused of human rights abuses after a coup this year. The company, which is building a $290 millio....

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India’s first FSRU Höegh Giant arrives at H-Energy’s Jaigarh Terminal in Maharashtra

India’s first Floating Storage and Regasification Unit FSRU has arrived at H Energy’s Jaigarh Terminal in Maharashtra, the FSRU Höegh Giant which sailed from Keppel Shipyard, Singapore was berthed at Jaigarh terminal in Maharashtra on 12th April, 2021. Expressing his views on the occasion Mr....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Implementation of VAT Tuesday, April 13, 2021, Oman The Oman Government has announced the implementation of Value Added Tax VAT with effect from Friday, 16 April. From that date, VAT will apply to most goods and services supplied in the Sultanate by any person/business required to be registered fo....

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Xinjiang port sees 1,500 trips by China-Europe freight trains this year

Alataw Pass, a major land port in northwest China amp 8217 s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, has seen 1,500 China Europe freight trains pass through this year, achieving the number 42 days earlier than in 2020, the customs authority said. Loaded with auto parts, engineering equipment, furniture a....

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The Port of València reduces its carbon footprint by 30%

From 2008 to 2019, the carbon footprint of the Port of València has been reduced by 30%, from 3.19 to 2.23 kg of CO2 per tonne handled. In the same period, the activity of Valenciaport grew by 42%, from 52 million tonnes handled in 2008 to 74 million tonnes at the close of the 2019 ... The post The....

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Dry Bulk Market: Port Hedland Iron Ore Exports Steady During March

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 62.5 million tonnes Mt for March 2021. This throughput was a two per cent decrease compared to the same month in 2020. The Port of Port Hedland achieved a monthly throughput of 47.4Mt of which 46.7Mt was iron ore exports. This was....

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Iraq lays cornerstone for next phase of Grand Port of Al Faw project in Basra

Iraq amp 8217 s Prime Minister Mustafa Al Kadhimi inaugurated the next phase of an ongoing megaproject to build a new port in the south of the country. The repeatedly delayed Grand Port of Al Faw, which was first announced as a government project in 2010, is one of several projects that Iraq hopes ....

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First ONE double stack export container train flagged off to Pipavav Port by GatewayRail

The first double stack train was flagged off from ICD Gurugram Garhi Harsaru to APM Terminals Pipavav by GatewayRail Freight Ltd. a subsidiary of Gateway Distriparks Ltd. and Ocean Network Express ONE , which will provide assured connection to exporters. The double stack train transported 180 T....

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Singapore port charge hike to boost quicker movement; maritime expenses up in pandemic

Singapore amp 8217 s increase in port charges in two phases, starting next year, is to cover rising costs for safe navigation and were in the pipeline even before the coronavirus pandemic, the head of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore said April 12. amp 8220 There are definitely additi....

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Survitec Completes £270 Million Refinancing In Private Debt Market

Global safety solutions leader Survitec announced today that it has completed a £270 million refinancing with funds managed or advised by the Credit Group of Ares Management Corporation “Ares” , a leading global alternative investment manager. Ray Leclercq, Survitec’s Chief Financial Officer....

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New eco-friendly rail shuttle – more Swedish forest products through the Port of Gothenburg

83 per cent less carbon emissions and a reduction in the transport time of almost one week. That will be the outcome following a decision by yet another forest producer in the north of Sweden to transport its products out into the world via the Port of Gothenburg and its rail network. “There are c....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Installation of sinkers off Marina Barrage Monday, April 12, 2021, Singapore From 3 May to 31 October, work to install sinkers will be conducted off Marine Barrage. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.026 of 2021, the works will be carried out between 0700....

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MMC expects cargo volume spike due to Suez Canal incident

MMC Corp Bhd is anticipating an increase in transhipment cargo volume as a result of the Ever Given incident two weeks ago, where the container vessel ran aground and obstructed the passage of over 300 vessels at both ends of the Suez Canal. Group managing director Datuk Seri Che Khalib Mohamad Nor ....

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The New North Terminal does not require a new Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)

Puertos del Estado has informed the Port Authority of Valencia PAV this midday that the project of the New North Terminal of the Port of Valencia does not require a new Environmental Impact Statement EIS . The documentation that Puertos del Estado has sent to the PAV includes two reports. The con....

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India: Cargo handling at top-12 ports falls 4.59% to 673 MT in FY21

Hit by disruptions caused by COVID 19, India’s 12 major ports witnessed a 4.59% fall in cargo handling to 672.60 million tonnes MT in the just concluded financial year, according to ports’ apex body Indian Ports Association IPA . These ports had handled 705 MT, 699 MT and 679 MT cargo in 2019....

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Suez Canal chief suggests ‘mistake’ by captain in ship’s stranding

The chairman of the Suez Canal Authority has suggested a possible mistake by the captain of a container ship as the reason why the massive vessel became stuck in the vital international waterway in late March. “Maybe the captain made a mistake in a specific operation request, such as the rudder ....

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Let us rebuild Beirut’s port in less than three years, says France’s CMA CGM

French container shipping group CMA CGM is pursuing a plan to rebuild Beirut’s port within three years, despite political deadlock in Lebanon that has prevented decisions on the port since a blast last August, a company executive said. A chemical explosion at the port killed 200 people and destroy....

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Iraq lays cornerstone for next phase of Grand Port of Al Faw project in Basra

Iraq amp 8217 s Prime Minister Mustafa Al Kadhimi inaugurated on Sunday the next phase of an ongoing megaproject to build a new port in the south of the country. The repeatedly delayed Grand Port of Al Faw, which was first announced as a government project in 2010, is one of several projects that I....

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Kenya’s Mombasa port records increased cargo traffic

Kenya amp 8217 s port of Mombasa handled 9.54 million tons in the first three months this year, up 10.7 percent year on year, Rashid Salim, acting managing director of Kenya Ports Authority KPA said on Thursday. Rashid Salim said that the country amp 8217 s main port also witnessed increased vol....

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Singapore: Revision in Port Dues Rates in the Port of Singapore

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore MPA will revise its port dues rates to fund the increased costs of operating and maintaining the Port of Singapore, as well as to encourage vessels to make faster turnarounds in the port to allow more ships to be served within the limited anchorage spac....

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Carbon emissions in port of Rotterdam drop swifter than national average

In the period 2016 2020, the port of Rotterdam reduced its total carbon emissions by no less than 27%. Nationwide, the volume of greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere fell by 14% in the same period. In 2020, Rotterdam achieved a 12% reduction in emissions, compared to 8% in the Netherlands a....

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Tanzania: Tanga Port to Have Ship Repair Dockyar

Upgrading of Tanga port will attract shippers to the port on the northern coast of Tanzania which boasts of its strategic geographical position to serve the northern regions of Kilimanjaro, Arusha and Manyara and neighbouring Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi. Such is the great potential of the longest por....

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Fitch Affirms Port of Long Beach, CA’s Revs ‘AA’/’AA-‘/’F1+’; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has affirmed its amp 8216 AA amp 8217 rating on $1.1 billion of outstanding senior lien Port of Long Beach harbor revenue bonds and notes, its amp 8216 F1+ amp 8217 rating on $145 million in outstanding 2020C notes and its amp 8216 AA amp 8216 rating on the $500 million ou....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Accession to International Convention On Civil Liability For Bunker Oil Pollution Damage Friday, April 9, 2021, United Arab Emirates The United Arab Emirates has acceded the International Convention On Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage, 2001… …The convention will enter into force i....

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MMC Corporation Berhad Chooses Ramco Systems To Digitally Transform Five Ports In Malaysia’s Single Largest Port Transformation Programme

Leading Malaysian utility and infrastructure conglomerate MMC Corporation Berhad MMC announced that it has embarked on a major digital transformation of five ports, in partnership with global software solutions leader, Ramco Systems. The digital transformation will consolidate and standardise proce....

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AB Klaip?dos nafta preliminary revenue for March 2021

The preliminary sales revenue of the Company’s oil terminals for March 2021 comprises EUR 1.7 million and is lower by EUR 1.7 million or by 50 % compared to March of 2020. The preliminary sales revenue of the Company’s oil terminals for the three months of 2021 comprises EUR 5.4 million and is l....

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DCT Gda?sk Achieves 15 million TEU Milestone

DCT Gdansk, the largest container terminal in the Baltic, celebrates another milestone in its development with the handling of 15 million 20 foot TEU containers since opening in 2007. DCT Gdansk Sea is the Baltic Hub. With a 17 meter deep quay, world class productivity and record container volumes....

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Houston Ship Channel traffic unaffected by nearby blaze -ship pilots

A massive fire at a chemical warehouse sending a huge plume of smoke over east Houston had no impact on vessel traffic along the Houston Ship Channel, said the Houston ship pilots association on Wednesday. The fire is north of the waterway through which crude oil, motor fuels and petrochemicals move....

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Adani’s Mundra Port In Gujarat Overtakes Mumbai’s JNPT, Emerges As India’s Biggest Container Port

Mundra Port, the flagship port of Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd APSEZ , has overtook state run Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust JNPT in container handling with 5.65 million twenty foot equivalent units TEUs in FY21, posting a growth of 18 per cent over the previous year. On the other han....

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No bids in Portugal’s tender for Sines container port terminal

No bidders have emerged for a new container terminal at the port of Sines in Portugal due to the COVID 19 pandemic, despite the tender having drawn political attention from Washington and Beijing earlier, the port’s head said on Wednesday. Portugal launched the international tender in Oct. 2019 fo....

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Pilot LNG Awards Galveston LNG Bunker Port FEED Contract to Wison Offshore & Marine; Welcomes New Equity Partner

Pilot LNG, LLC Pilot , developer of the Galveston LNG Bunker Port GLBP project, announced today that it has awarded the Front End Engineering amp 38 Design FEED contract for the project’s floating LNG unit to Wison Offshore amp 38 Marine Wison . The award further solidifies the growing....

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Port Defender Drill in Rotterdam

A security drill is to take place in the Port of Rotterdam and surrounding area in the coming two weeks involving the police Special Interventions Service DSI and the Royal Netherlands Navy’s Netherlands Special Operations Force NLMARSOF . Royal Netherlands Air Force air manoeuvres will also ta....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Testing of autonomous underwater vehicle off St John’s Island Thursday, April 8, 2021, Singapore The working period for testing of an autonomous underwater vehicle AUH has been extended. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.025 of 2021, the testing will....

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Port of Melbourne welcomes longest vessel to dock in Melbourne

The Port of Melbourne and Victoria International Container Terminal VICT recently welcomed the container vessel Soroe Maersk, the longest vessel to call at the port. Maersk deployed the Soroe Maersk to Sydney and Melbourne to load empty containers that need to be repositioned back to Asia where th....

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FUJAIRAH DATA: Oil product stocks rise on week led by record jump in fuel oils

Oil product inventories at the UAE amp 8217 s Port of Fujairah climbed to a five week high led by a record increase in fuel oils for power generation and marine bunkers. Total stockpiles stood at 20.77 million barrels as of April 5, up 7.7% from a week earlier and the highest since March 1, accordi....

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Orbit GX46 Airborne SATCOM Terminal Receives Inmarsat Global Xpress Commercial and Military Ka-band Type Approval

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications services and Orbit Communication Systems Ltd. TASE: ORBI , a leading global provider of airborne communications solutions, today announced that the Orbit GX46 multi purpose terminal MPT has received full type approval for use o....

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Container shortage compounds Vietnamese exporters’ shipping woes

A container ship docks at Tan Cang Cai Mep Port in Ba Ria–Vung Tau Province, southern Vietnam. Photo by VnExpress/Dang Khoa. Vietnamese businesses are once again struggling to get containers to export their goods amid a global imbalance in the logistics sector. Bui Thi Ngoc Tuyen, deputy director ....

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Ports Invest in New Talent to Support Sustainability Agenda

The British Ports Association has strengthened its team with a new sustainability advisor. Rhona Macdonald joins the team this week focusing on environment and sustainability policy issues, including sharing best practice with UK ports to support and strengthen sustainability efforts within the sect....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Amended Environment Protection safety charges Wednesday, April 7, 2021, Hazira, India The following amended Environment Protection safety charges will be applicable to all container and non container vessels arriving at Adani Hazira port on or after 0001 hours on 10 April: USD 100: Up to 10,000 GT U....

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Excelerate Energy Completes its 2000th Ship-to-Ship Transfer of LNG

Excelerate Energy L.P. Excelerate completed its 2000th commercial ship to ship STS transfer of liquefied natural gas LNG on April 03, 2021, at Excelerate’s Moheshkhali Floating LNG MLNG terminal located offshore Bangladesh in the Bay of Bengal. Using Excelerate’s floating storage regasif....

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Belarus to ship 280,000T of oil products via Russian ports in April

Belarus plans to ship 280,000 tonnes of oil products via Russian ports in April, Russian Transport Minister Vitaly Saveliev said on Monday, part of Minsk amp 8217 s efforts to re direct flows from the Baltic states in response to a political stand off. Belarus has exported 220,000 tonnes of oil pro....

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Gefco UAE Partners In The Middle East With DP World, UAE Region For Car Solutions At Jebel Ali Port

GEFCO, a global provider of industrial supply chain services and the European leader in automotive logistics, has formed a partnership through its subsidiary in the UAE with the leading smart trade enabler, DP World, UAE Region for new car solutions. Through this partnership, GEFCO UAE now offers au....

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SC Ports records strongest monthly volumes in its history

South Carolina Ports handled the most cargo in its history in March, with the Port of Charleston handling record volumes as the Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal begins operations. SC Ports reported an all time container record for March, moving 248,796 twenty foot equivalent units TEUs across the Port ....

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Freight traffic handled by 12 major ports in India contracted 4.6% Y-o-Y in FY21

Freight traffic handled by 12 major ports in the country contracted 4.6 percent year on year to 672.61 million tonne in FY 2020 21 due to disruptions caused by the COVID 19 pandemic mainly in the first half of the year, data released on April 5 by the Indian Ports Association showed. Ports amp 8217....

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‘India doubling down on Chabahar port project as strategic counter to China BRI gains momentum’

By the end of May, India will begin full scale operations in its first foreign port venture at Iran’s Chabahar, a facility that opens on the Gulf of Oman that will aim to facilitate more South Asia, Central Asia and West Asia trade, Asia Times wrote on Sunday, April 4. India’s $500 million inves....

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Sustainable rail vision for port of Antwerp

amp 8220 Let amp 8217 s modal shift together! amp 8221 Under this slogan, Port of Antwerp, Railport and Infrabel are presenting their vision for doubling the proportion of goods transported by rail via the port by 2030. This modal shift is needed because more goods by rail is good for the clima....

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China-Europe freight trains from China’s Zhejiang more than triple in Q1

China Europe freight trains increased their transportation of commodities from East China amp 8217 s Zhejiang province in the first quarter of 2021, authorities said on April 3. In the first three months, 513 trains transported 42,874 twenty foot equivalent units of cargo from Zhejiang amp 8217 s ....

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Qatar ports record strong growth momentum in first quarter 2021

The container and cargo throughput via Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports recorded strong growth momentum in the first quarter Q1 of 2021, hinting at a rebound in Qatar, whose economy is expected to grow fastest at 5% for the whole of this year, according to the official figures. In what shows the mo....

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China: Key ports see cargo throughput expansion

Statistics from an industrial association reveals that China amp 8217 s main ports saw cargo throughput expansion in March. According to the China Ports and Harbours Association, In March, the cargo throughput at China amp 8217 s key ports augmented 10.9 percent year on year. Specifically, the car....

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Greece launches sale for a majority stake in Crete port

Greece on Monday launched a tender for the sale of a majority stake in a port on the island of Crete, a popular tourist destination in Europe. The conservative government has been keen to attract investment and upgrade its port facilities across the country after years of underspending and a decade ....

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Connecting the World Through the Panama Canal

The Panama Canal has improved global commerce, transportation, and connectivity for more than 100 years. Through its shortened route and strategic location, the Panama Canal continues to expand its partnerships across the world and innovate its services to uphold its commitment to creating, capturin....

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VPT grosses up 69.84 million tonnes in 20-21

The Visakhapatnam Port Trust grossed up 69.84 million tonnes for the fiscal 2020 21, which is about 4% less than that of the previous year’s 72.72 million tonnes. Of the 69.84 MT, about 38.73 MT were imports and 30.08 MT were export cargoes. The remaining was under transhipment, as year the closed....

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Dunkerque-Port: a Single Border Checkpoint to simplify controls

On Thursday, March 25, Daniel Deschodt, Interim Chairman of the Executive Board of Dunkerque Port, officially handed over the keys of the new Single Border Checkpoint PCUF to Xavier Yves Valère, General Delegate for Development of the Northern Corridor with the Interport and Logistics Council for....

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Saudi jobs initiative turns its focus on kingdom’s port firms

Ports are the latest target in a nationwide initiative to localise jobs in a bid to reduce unemployment among Saudi nationals. Saudi Ports Authority Mawani , in cooperation with the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development MHRSD , has concluded three localisation initiatives with compani....

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Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust handled 4.7 million TEUs container traffic in FY21

The container traffic at the country amp 8217 s premier container port, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust JNPT stood at 5.03 million TEUs twenty foot equivalent units in 2019 20, it said in a release on Saturday.The container traffic at the country amp 8217 s premier container port, Jawaharlal Nehru....

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Fujairah Terminals and Al Mayya Group LLC Sign Exclusive Livestock Agreement

Fujairah Terminals, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, and Al Mayya Group, have today announced the signing of an agreement to handle the livestock logistics for the annual import of more than a million sheep, goat and cattle into the UAE. In one of the largest contracts of its kind in the UAE, Fujair....

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FEPORT: About the need for intellectual honesty and academic neutrality

Facts and figures are stubborn, and their merit is to offer good insights into a topic, a reality, or a phenomenon. This is why many experts and academics legitimate their views by providing objective and neutral comments regarding those facts and figures. The world we are living in and the tensions....

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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

New Berthing Policy amp 38 Tariff Structure Monday, April 5, 2021, Kattupalli, India Adani Ports and Logistics have advised that a new Berthing Policy amp 38 Tariff Structure Revision No.03 is applicable at the port of Kattupalli with effect from 1 April 2021. For details of the new policy a....

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Mersin International Port Breaks Ground For Emh II Expansion

Mersin International Port Management Inc. MIP , Turkey’s largest trade gateway to the world, held a groundbreaking ceremony today to mark the beginning of the expansion works for EMH II. The ceremony hosted by MIP General Manager Johan Van Daele and MIP Board Member Zafer Kurtul, was graced by T.....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-2w-6d-20h-35m ago

Port pro of the month: Marko Mykkänen (FI)

This month ESPO is talking with Marko Mykkänen, Managing Director of the Port of Oulu. In what follows, Marko Mykkänen tells ESPO more about the characteristics and challenges of managing a port in Northern Finland, but also how he got into the port sector as well as his vision for the port for th....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-2w-6d-20h-35m ago

PSA International Pte LTtd And Its Subsidiaries Results For The Year Ended 31 December 2020

Review of Results • PSA International Pte Ltd PSA handled 86.6 million Twenty foot Equivalent Units TEUs for the year ended 31 December 2020, representing an increase of 1.7% from the previous year. • PSA Singapore contributed 36.6 million TEUs, a decline of 0.9% from 2019. PSA terminals out....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-2w-6d-20h-36m ago

Valenciaport, ready to manage traffic held up by the Suez Canal blockade

The terminals and shipping lines are going to focus their management on coordinating the empty containers so that they are in the terminal yards for the shortest possible time. The Port Authority of Valencia has received notification of the arrival of the first ship from the Suez Canal on 10 April. ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-35m ago

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Increase to berth hire tariff Thursday, April 1, 2021, Vizag, India Vizag VGCB Terminal have advised that the Berth Hire Tariff has increased. Effective from today 1 April until 31 March 2022, the new rate is INR 0.886 per GRT per hour. For further details, as well as information about operations ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-36m ago

ESPO calls on Member States and EU to take port projects on board in the Recovery and Resilience Plans

Over the last months, European ports have been playing a critical role in the supply and distribution of essential goods and in keeping the economy running. As gateways to the world, being at the crossroads of supply chains, hubs of energy, industry and blue economy, ports can be unique engines of s....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-4h-35m ago

Gas deliveries to US LNG terminals to flow full tilt into summer

Natural gas deliveries to the six major U.S. LNG export terminals have been flowing at full bore since mid March as global gas prices continued to support shipments of the fuel. Market observers expected U.S. terminals to keep operating at close to their full capacity in the months ahead, when seaso....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-4h-35m ago

Industry-leading container tracking system now available at 65% of APM Terminals’ facilities

In the first quarter of 2021 APM Terminals rolled out its industry leading global container tracking platform, Track amp 38 Trace, to three major terminals. Almost two thirds of the company’s fully controlled terminals now benefit from this advanced container tracking platform. APM Terminals Mu....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-4h-35m ago

essDOCS signs MoU with Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port, Kolkata, to expand digital trade adoption at major Indian Port

essDOCS, the leading enabler of paperless trade, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding MoU with Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port, Kolkata SMP Kolkata formerly Kolkata Port Trust , to expand digital trade adoption at this major port on the East Coast of India. The MoU facilitates a strategic partne....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-4h-35m ago

FUJAIRAH DATA: Refined product stocks climb to 4-week high on fuel oil rebound

Stockpiles of oil products at the UAE amp 8217 s Fujairah port climbed to a four week high after heavy distillates rebounded from a two year low. The total was 19.287 million barrels as of March 29, up 9.1% from a week earlier and the highest since March 1, according to Fujairah Oil Industry Zone d....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-8h-35m ago

APM Terminals Quetzal installs two non-intrusive inspection equipments to ensure port security

As part of the actions of the Customs Integral Modernization Program promoted by the Superintendence of Tax Administration SAT customs, APM Terminals Quetzal APMTQ inaugurated two non intrusive inspection equipment X Ray Scanners , with an investment of more than US$7 million. This new implemen....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-20h-35m ago

Liebherr Container Cranes to supply two new STS to The Port of Liverpool

Peel Ports Group, has placed an order for two new Liebherr ship to shore container cranes for their facility at the Port of Liverpool. The Port of Liverpool is the UK’s most centrally located container port – and one of the largest, busiest and most diverse docks in the UK. The port currently op....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-35m ago

Konecranes lift trucks now support renewable, fossil-free diesel

Konecranes has been testing the use of HVO100 fossil free fuel in lift trucks at its Markaryd, Sweden factory, part of ongoing efforts to reduce its climate impact and meet customer demand for equipment using renewable fuels. Results show the latest generation of Konecranes lift trucks can use HVO10....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-35m ago

Avlino introduces AI for Yard Management in Container Terminal Operations

Avlino Inc., the New Jersey based AI and digital transformation company announced the successful live implementation of its optimization application YardSight, this month, at the Manila International Cargo Terminal MICT , operated by the leading port management company International Container Termi....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-35m ago

Kalmar’s scalable, flexible AutoShuttle solution to join the automated fleet at VICT in Melbourne

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement with Victoria International Container Terminal VICT to supply a total of six Kalmar AutoShuttles™ for use at the Port of Melbourne amp 8217 s Webb Dock East. The order was booked in Cargotec amp 8217 s 2021 Q1 order intake, with delivery exp....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-35m ago

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Planned lock closures Wednesday, March 31, 2021, Hull, United Kingdom Associated British Ports have advised that the below locks at Hull will be closed during the following periods in order to carry out essential works. KING GEORGE LOCK 12 April: 0830 1500 hours 13 April: 0900 1530 hours 14 April: 0....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-36m ago

India’s Ossified Ports Are Ceding Indo-Pacific Trade To China

India occupies a commercially enviable location on the globe, straddling the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal. The country’s coastal front and backyards are home to the vibrant Indo Pacific economies. Capitalizing on the striking international trade opportunities these attribute....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-4h-35m ago

The Port of Gothenburg takes measures to mitigate Suez effects

With the acute situation in the Suez Canal resolved, still, further delays in European ports await. Measures are now being prepared in the Port of Gothenburg that can both ensure fast transport of Scandinavian goods, and at the same time contribute to alleviating the coming congestion in major Europ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-8h-35m ago

Fujairah expects oil storage to triple by 2024 as ADNOC, other tenants expand facilities

The Port of Fujairah, the world amp 8217 s No. 3 bunkering hub, expects its oil storage capacity to triple to 12 million cu m by 2024 as Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. and other terminal operators expand their facilities, an official told S amp 38 P Global Platts on March 28. Abu Dhabi National Oil Co....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-8h-35m ago

Kalmar secures repeat orders for terminal tractors from SSA Marine for Panama and Mexico terminals

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed two separate orders with SSA Marine to supply a total of 28 Kalmar Ottawa T2 terminal tractors. The first agreement is for 14 machines to be operated at the Manzanillo International Terminal MIT in Colón, Panama. The second agreement, completed via Kalmar’s ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-8h-35m ago

HR Wallingford and British Ports Association: Act soon on adaptation

The British Ports Association and water focused engineering and research consultancy HR Wallingford have published a paper examining the potentially far reaching impacts of climate change on ports and how the sector can adapt. The most significant impact of climate change for most ports will be a ri....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-20h-35m ago

Impact of Suez Canal shipping traffic interruption felt all the way in Montreal

The impact of the interruption of traffic on the Suez Canal in Egypt is being felt as far away as Quebec, where it will inevitably cause delays in commercial activities, according to Montreal amp 8217 s Port. An immense container ship has been wedged in the crucial shipping channel for days, leavin....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-20h-35m ago

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Reports Net Profit Increase of 11%

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited, the world’s leading ports operator, today announced full year results of the Company and its subsidiaries the “Group” for the year ended 31 December 2020. 2020 Fourth Quarter Results Highlight Revenue increased by 9.0% YoY to US$277.9 million Gross profit increa....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-20h-35m ago

Rail freight from China to Europe sees sharp rise: UK media

With European demand surged amid shipping delay at sea, transcontinental rail freight from China to Europe saw a sharp rise, the Financial Times FT newspaper reported Monday. The number of China Europe freight trains hit 1,165 in January, up 66 percent year on year, and a record 12,400 freight tra....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-1d-20h-35m ago

Saudi Mawani launches initiative to support shipping lines, secure supply chains

The Saudi Ports Authority, MAWANI, announced on Monday an initiative to support international shipping lines stranded at the south end of the Suez Canal on the Red Sea coast, extending the services of Jeddah Islamic Port for ship transfers and container offloading, the authority said on its website.....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-35m ago

GPA makes major infrastructure investment

On Monday, the Georgia Ports Authority Board approved capital improvement projects that will increase the Port of Savannah’s container capacity by 20 percent. “Right now, we are moving container volumes that we did not expect to see for another four years,” said GPA Executive Director Griff Ly....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-35m ago

Jeddah Port steps in to help vessels stuck in Suez jam as container ship freed

Jeddah Islamic Port is offering to help ships stuck in the Suez shipping jam by giving storage fee exemptions. The offer of assistance came as salvage teams on Monday set the huge container ship free. Helped by the high tide, a flotilla of tugboats managed to wrench the bow of the Ever Given free on....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-35m ago

Oman’s Port of Duqm says ships stuck on the Red Sea can offload cargo at the port -tweet

Oman’s Port of Duqm said on Monday it is ready to provide storage options, transhipment, and bunkering solutions for containers, RORO units, and any vessel types looking for new safe haven in the Middle East, Port of Duqm Company said on Twitter. The company said the port is also ready to mitigate....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-35m ago

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Lighterage at port anchorage Tuesday, March 30, 2021, Krishnapatnam, India Any cargo operation carried out by vessels and barges within port limits, or undertaking lighterage operations by anchoring at extended port area will attract charges for such activities as per below with effect from 1 April.....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-36m ago

U.S. Impact From Suez Blockage Will Be Minimal, Largely On East Coast

U.S. trade and the U.S. economy are not impervious but relatively safe from serious impact related to the Suez Canal being blocked by the Evergreen container ship Ever Given. That’s because of how our imports get here, and from where, and how our exports find their ways overseas, and to where. Of ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-4h-35m ago

Shipping Logjams Spread on Crush of Imports

Logjams at U.S. ports are spreading beyond Southern California’s choked gateways, and shipping officials are projecting the backups will continue into the summer. “The congestion has been significant in Long Angeles and Long Beach, but other ports are also congested,” said Rolf Habben Jansen, ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-4h-35m ago

Fujairah has 12 licensed bunker suppliers, with GP Global sale yet to be completed

The Port of Fujairah has 12 licensed bunker suppliers including GP Global while Fairdeal did not renew its license for this year, the port amp 8217 s business development manager told S amp 38 P Global Platts on March 28. The bunkering volume reported monthly is sales at anchorage reported by the ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-8h-35m ago

APM Terminal to operate new sustainable short-sea terminal in Gothenburg

Once the dedicated terminal is operational, APM Terminals Gothenburg will add a sustainable short sea solution to its offering and become Sweden’s only full service terminal. The terminal will provide a flexible and environmentally friendly intra European cargo transport option. The terminal will ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-8h-35m ago

China ports container volume rises 35.5% in February of 2021?Ningbo Containerized Freight Index decrease in March

In February of 2021, the container throughput of Chinese ports have a increase of 13% compared with the same month last year, and the Ningbo Containerized Freight index NCFI decrease 11.4 in March In February of 2021, the cargo volume of China ports was 1003.5 million tons, a year on year increase....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-20h-35m ago

Tanzania’s Hassan suspends ports chief, continuing Magufuli’s anti-graft stance

Tanzania amp 8217 s new president, Samia Suluhu Hassan, on Sunday ordered the suspension of the head of the ports authority over corruption allegations, continuing her late predecessor amp 8217 s anti graft drive. Observers have been keen to see signs of policy direction from Hassan, who was sworn....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-20h-35m ago

Germany’s Brunsbuettel LNG terminal finalizing import contracts: spokeswoman

The developer of the planned 8 Bcm/year LNG import terminal at Brunsbuettel in northern Germany is finalizing binding import contracts with a number of market players, a spokeswoman said late March 26. German LNG Terminal, or GLT, amp 8212 whose developers are Dutch gas grid operator Gasunie, sto....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-20h-35m ago

Europe’s Ports call for more onshore power where it makes sense

Onshore Power Supply OPS is part of the solution to greening the shipping sector. It is an important tool for reducing CO2 emissions and air pollution at berth and in ports. The greening of the shipping sector is a priority and ports want help to facilitate this process. Many ports in Europe are t....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-2d-20h-35m ago

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Scour protection work at Pasir Ris Wafer Fabrication Park Monday, March 29, 2021, Singapore Scour protection work is underway at Pasir Ris Wafer Fabrication Park until 24 September. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.023 of 2021, the work is being conduct....

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Ship-Port Interface Guide released to support GHG emissions reduction

A new Ship Port Interface Guide.pdf focusing on eight practical measures which can support GHG emission reduction at the ship port interface has been released. Developed by the Global Industry Alliance to Support Low Carbon Shipping Low Carbon GIA under the IMO Norway GreenVoyage2050 Project, the ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-3d-4h-35m ago

Brexit: Welsh ports under threat from post-Brexit trade

The Welsh government has warned that post Brexit trading patterns threaten the viability of the country amp 8217 s Irish Sea ports. Trade flows from Ireland to Welsh ports have collapsed since January. Irish hauliers are avoiding the ports due to complicated new administration. The Welsh government....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-3d-4h-35m ago

Turkey approves development plans for Istanbul canal: minister

Turkey has approved development plans for a huge canal on the edge of Istanbul, Environment Minister Murat Kurum said on Saturday, advancing a project which has attracted criticism over its cost and environmental impact. The step came a year after Turkey held its first tender for the reconstruction ....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-3d-4h-35m ago

Tokyo port to waive entry fee for ships powered by LNG, hydrogen

Japan’s port of Tokyo will waive an entry fee from next month for ships powered by liquefied natural gas LNG and hydrogen, as well as LNG bunkering ships, in a bid to promote the use of cleaner marine fuels, authorities said. The exemption runs for five years from April 1, and an official of the....

Hellenic Shipping Port News Published 3y-3w-3d-8h-35m ago

First ship-to-container ship LNG bunkering operation in Asia marks Singapore’s push for greener maritime sector

The push to adopt cleaner fuels in the maritime sector in Singapore reached a significant milestone on Wednesday March 24 , as it became the first port in Asia where a container ship powered by liquefied natural gas LNG was refuelled by another ship. As the CMA CGM Scandola loaded and unloaded ca....

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