Israel has opened a new shipping port along its Mediterranean coast that will bring much-needed competition to a sector plagued by delays and boost the country’s standing as a regional trade hub.
The Meishan terminal at Ningbo-Zhoushan port remained closed for a sixth straight day on Monday, with ship queues outside the port at record levels.
Starting today, mobile medical teams will have the ability to go on board vessels offering single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccines to crews, according to the Royal Belgian Shipowners’ Association which helped organize the campaign.
Georgia Ports Authority said Monday that Savannah recorded 5.3 million TEU in its 2021 fiscal year, growing cargo volumes by 20 percent or nearly 900,000 TEUs compared 2020. In doing so, Savannah becomes the first container terminal in the Southeast or Gulf Coast to move 5 million TEU or more.
The number of grain-laden rail cars reaching Canada’s biggest port to be loaded on ships have doubled since last week, slowly clearing the gridlock caused by wildfires that are raging across five provinces and almost all the way to the Arctic Ocean.
In mid-June, Turku City Council granted permission to the Port of Turku for starting work on its extensive Ferry Terminal project. The new terminal is expected to be complete by December 2025.
DP World has advanced its ambition to dominate logistics with the acquisition of US firm Syncreon.
The global cruise line MSC Cruises announced that it has obtained clearance and final approval from the Port of Barcelona’s board of directors to build and manage an exclusive cruise terminal.
PLC Caspiy has been granted the SEZ LOTUS residential status and its proposed project of creating a modern port with a container terminal has also been approved.
Officials confirmed on May 20 that Romanian authorities have seized 1,452 kilograms (3,200 pounds) of heroin at a Black Sea terminal, making it one of the largest heroin seizures in the European Union in recent years.
Thanks to local restrictions and logistical challenges, hundreds of thousands have been stranded at sea – marooned on vessels for, in some cases, months beyond agreed contracts.
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.
Abu Dhabi Ports unit Fujairah Terminals has inked an agreement with Al Mayya Group to handle the import of livestock into the UAE.
The hull was positioned aboard a Cimolai semi-submersible barge destined to be towed to Liguria and circumnavigating Italy, it will require the use of four pilots and four tugs.
In an effort to position Japan as a leader in the next generation of environmentally-friendly vessels and meet the country's goals for lower emissions, the ports in the Tokyo municipal region are implementing an incentive for vessels that use alternative fuels.
Certified by DNV, DSME’s new rotor sail is expected to prove popular on a variety of ship types.
DP World UAE Region digitised 100% of its customer transactions in 2020 as part of an initiative with the UAE government to expand digital infrastructure and encourage paperless trade.
The shots were a welcome relief for the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) members who snapped up the appointments in about 20 minutes.
For close to 16 months, 11 seafarers have been stuck at Mombasa Port, depending on the kindness of well-wishers for survival after their employer abandoned them.