Global Ports

Russian container market up 9%, according to Global Ports

The Russian Container Market has processed 1.3 million TEU in Q3 of 2021, increasing 9% compared to the same period in 2020, according to the latest figures from Global Ports Investments (Global Ports). The latest figures from the Russian container terminal operator show a marginal increase in the overall Russian container market, with ports in […]

Container segment drives Global Ports’ pandemic recovery

Global Ports Investments (Global Ports) saw its profits increase by 11% year-on-year (YoY) in H1 2021 as its container segment grew and recovered from the worst effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. In its latest financial results, the terminal operator said its revenue increased by 24.6% and earnings by 8.5%, with container traffic rising by 1.9% […]

Global Ports installs video surveillance system at PLP

Global Ports aims to boost visibility with STS video surveillance system

Petrolesport (PLP), a subsidiary of Global Ports Group, has installed a video surveillance system on its ship-to-shore (STS) gantry cranes as part of efforts to improve visibility and safety of container handling. Each of the six STS cranes at PLP has been equipped with four cameras: two cameras are mounted on the crane trolley and […]

Global Ports launches digital document system

Global Ports launches digital document system at Port of St Petersburg

Global Ports Group (Global Ports) has launched a platform to cut the amount of paper documentation at the First Container Terminal (FCT) and Petrolesport (PLP) at the Port of St Petersburg. The terminal operator said the new system will allow for the exchanging legally significant documents and the remote issuance of passes was developed and […]

Global Ports Investments to focus on containerisation

Global Ports to prioritise container trade after traffic boom

Global Ports Investments (Global Ports) has said it will shift the core focus of its business to containerised trade, particularly in the Far East, after the Russian market grew by 13.3% year-on-year (YoY). In a statement, the terminal operator said market factors such as increasing freight rates and a lack of empty containers means market […]