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EUROGATE Group and Konecranes: 530 straddle carriers in 53 years

"The number of Konecrane Noell Straddle Carriers delivered to the EUROGATE Group has grown steadily...

Denmark rolls out digital ship register

"In a move to get rid of troublesome paperwork and increase security related to ship registration an...

India to introduce ship age limits

"Major shipping news coming out of India today will have significant ramifications for vessel valuat...

AD Ports to develop Angolan maritime infrastructure

"Fast expanding AD Ports Group has entered into a framework agreement with Angola’s Ministry of Tran...

The Port of Algeciras surpasses 108 million tonnes of cargo

"The Port of Algeciras has signed off 2022 by handling over 100 million tonnes for a seventh consecu...

Growth in Saudi Ports’ Container Volumes Reaches 13.63% during December

The following release was published by Mawani:

The Kingdom’s ports have ended December in the g...

ONE Launches 3 New Southeast Asia to Australia Services

The following release was published by ONE:

Ocean Network Express (ONE) is pleased to announce th...

Port of Helsinki sets tonnage record for 2022

"The Port of Helsinki has handed nearly 500,000 TEU in 2022." See the original story at: *Port Techn...

Liebherr complete STS lift height extension

"Liebherr has completed its first ship to shore lift height increase with a new patented jacking sys...

Port Houston posts best container year ever

"Port Houston has recorded its best year yet in 2022 with annual container volume up by 14 per cent....

HHLA, FERNRIDE launch pilot project for automated container logistics

"Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) has announced that its innovation unit, HHLA Next, is invest...

Geodis becomes shipping agent of Zéphyr & Borée in France

"Geodis has entered into a collaboration agreement with Zéphyr & Borée, a French start-up pioneer in...

Mainline operators cut 27% of Europe and Mediterranean sailings

"The first seven weeks of 2023 have seen 27% of Asia-Europe sailings axed as carriers respond to col...

Hapag-Lloyd simplifies shipping documentation for Middle East customers

"Cargo interests in the Middle East now have an opportunity to relieve the generally onerous shippin...

APM Terminals Port Elizabeth built helipad to improve safety standards

"Port Elizabeth in New Jersey has installed a helipad at the port site as the inability to clear the...

No Boxship Shortage for Russia: Turkish Carriers Pick up Liners' Slack

"Most global shipping lines discontinued service to the Russian Black Sea port of Novorossiysk by Q3...

Box growth slows at Tangier Med port in 2022

"Inexorable growth in container throughput slowed at the Mediterranean port of Tangier Med last year...

Port of Tallinn container throughput in 2022 rose by 18%

"In 2022, the Port of Tallinn handled 17.76 miltof cargo, down 20.7%, year-on-year. According to the...

Global Ports reports severe container decline in 2022

"Global Ports Investments PLC announced its operational results for the fourth quarter of 2022 and t...

CMA CGM revises peak season surcharge from Mediterranean to Canada

"Marseille-headquartered container line CMA CGM has announced the revision of the peak season surcha...

COSCO unveils plans for new green low-carbon smart terminal

"COSCO SHIPPING Tianjin, Hainan Harbor & Shipping and Yangpu International Container Terminal are ex...

Port of Oakland ends 2022 on glum note

"The Port of Oakland has closed 2022 with yet another blow to its container volumes as demand for go...

Port of Savannah Set New Container Freight Record in 2022

"Thanks to West Coast congestion and a boom in East Coast container traffic, the Georgia Ports Autho...

COSCO SHIPPING buys $814 million stake in COFCO Fortune

"COSCO SHIPPING Holdings has agreed to pay 5.5 billion yuan ($814 million) to buy a 5.8 per cent sta...

Suez Canal Authority Collaborates with ABS to Develop a Roadmap for the Green Canal Program by 2030

"ABS and the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a long...

Container throughput of Hong Kong port in 2022 fell by 6.9% YoY to 16.6 million TEU

"Throughput of the port’s largest terminal Kwai Tsing fell by 11.7%" See the original story at: *Por...

Nine in 10 major ports are exposed to climate hazards: University of Oxford study

"New research from the University of Oxford’s Environmental Change Institute (ECI) indicates that ne...

DP World eyes second container terminal at Port of Prince Rupert

"DP World Prince Rupert has engaged AECOM, an infrastructure consulting firm, to conduct a feasibili...

Asia container exports to US plunge in December

"Japan International Freight Forwarders Association (JIFFA) reported that container exports from 10...

India Needs Port Investments to Support Global Ambitions

"The news is currently awash with reports of China losing its place as the center of the world’s sup...

Mississippi Briefly Closed to Traffic at Meraux After Dredger Capsizes

"On Monday morning, a small dredger capsized in the Mississippi River near Meraux, Louisiana, briefl...

Hapag-Lloyd Asia to Europe Service Updates for February 2023

The following release was published by Hapag-Lloyd:

If you're shipping from Asia to Europe, her...

Service rotation update for the India Gulf Service 1 (IG1)

The following release was published by Hapag-Lloyd:

If you are shipping with our India Gulf S...

Wan Hai launches new service to help Ulsan’s ambitions

"In collaboration with Ulsan Port Authority (UPA), Taiwanese liner operator Wan Hai Lines has starte...

CMA CGM deploys 15,000 TEU boxships on Asia-Latin America service

"CMA CGM Group announced that its 15,000 TEU ship CMA CGM Argentina called the Honmoku D4 terminal i...

PSA moves 90 million TEU in 2022

"PSA International Pte Ltd (PSA) has reported a container throughput of 90.9 million TEU in 2022." S...

Ningbo-Zhoushan totals 1 million TEU since New Year

"Ningbo-Zhoushan Port has achieved a container throughput of 1.05 million TEU in the first 10 days o...

ONE opens new office in Hong Kong

"Ocean Network Express (ONE) East Asia has opened its new office in Tsim Sha Tsui, a commercial and...

Sri Lanka box terminal introduces new trucks for inter-terminal transfers

"South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAGT), Sri Lanka’s first Public Private Partnership Container Termina...

Kuenz, ABB to enhance Gdansk new box terminal with automated crane equipment

"Kuenz, an Austrian crane manufacturer, has acquired a large order for 20 automated side-loading sta...

SANY delivers two STS cranes to PSA

"SANY Port Machinery has announced the delivery of two units of STS cranes to Pasir Panjang Terminal...

Port of Singapore records second busiest year in history

"The Port of Singapore annual throughput for 2022 has ended just shy of 0.7 per cent from the all-ti...

Maersk takes next step in securing global methanol supplies

"Maersk is going to own a large chunk of the global methanol supply chain if it keeps investing at i...

Little to cheer for liners as Chinese New Year approaches

"Container indices are levelling out, but there is scant reason for optimism in the opening fortnigh...

Port of Oakland makes progress with utility green power portfolio

"The Port of Oakland Utility serving customers at the seaport and airport has announced that 66.9% o...

CMA CGM boxship runs aground in Dutch waters

"According to Maritime Bulletin, the 5,000 TEU container ship CMA CGM Barracuda ran aground in the N...

JAXPORT fully funds powerline raise project

"The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) has secured complete funding for a vital project to raise...

Saudi Arabia earns UNCTAD liner connectivity boost

"The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Liner Shipping Connectivity Index f...

Hapag-Lloyd acquires stake in the Spinelli Group

The following release was published by Hapag-Lloyd:

  • Transaction successfully completed
  • Hap...

Port of Antwerp-Bruges stable in 2022

"2022 was a year of challenges for Port of Antwerp-Bruges. Geopolitical tensions, the energy crisis...