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What has had the biggest impact on container shipping in 2016 so far?

Download the Container Weighing eBook: Part 2. Source: iStock  15 Sep 2016
PTI is pleased to announce its second Container Weighing eBook, in which the recently enforced Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) amendment from the IMO is explored

Navis Open Submissions for Inspire Awards 2017. Source: Navis  15 Sep 2016
Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation has announced that submissions are now being accepted for the second annual Navis Inspire Awards, sponsored by Port Technology...

Hanjin Stock Price Soars. Source: iStock  2 hours ago
Following recent news that Maersk could be set to acquire ailing carrier Hanjin Shipping, Hanjin’s stocks have since soared by almost 20%

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Abu Dhabi Ports has been accredited for excellence in customer service by the Lloyds Register of Quality Assurance

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Increasing traffic in the Strait of Malacca in the contested South China Sea region is causing much concern over the safety of the vessels

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The productivity at all of the top 30 container ports worldwide has been at a stalemate for 2 years and counting

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Kalmar announces that phase 2 of the DP World Brisbane Automatic Stacking Cranes project has kicked off with a successful target delivery

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Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has been awarded two contracts for its ‘Model 8’ mobile harbour cranes by Terminal Puerto Arica S.A and Compania Portuaria Mejillones....

Three-Day Tanker Blaze Doused by Authorities. Source: iStock  7 hours ago
A fire in the cargo tanks of the Mexican-flagged ‘Burgos’ chemical carrier, off the coast of Veracruz, which began at noon on September 24, 2016 has been extinguished...

What Next for THE Alliance? Source: iStock  8 hours ago
Hanjin’s bankruptcy leaves the proposed carrier grouping THE Alliance at a size disadvantage to both its future rivals

Maersk Targets Hanjin in Major Shipping Buyout. Source: iStock  8 hours ago
In a bid to kick-start its growth plan, Maersk is to target South Korea’s two largest shipping firms, Hyundai Merchant Marine and Hanjin in a possible takeover...

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The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications has announced it plans to create the world’s first fully autonomous maritime ecosystem by 2025

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UPS announced on September 23, 2016 that it has begun testing the use of drones to make dangerous deliveries of packages

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Ken Rogoff, former Chief Economist of the International Monetary Fund states the greatest threat to the global economy is a slowdown of Chinese growth