State-run China Merchants Port Holdings (CMPH) has officially entered into a contentious deal, a 99-year concession agreement to operate and develop Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka that some say makes it the unofficial owner of the port.
The world’s 4th largest shipping company COSCO Shipping and has concluded a strategic cooperation agreement on overall cyber information security, while its ports subsidiary signs a deal on container terminal integration.
Global shipping services providers and ports in the US, Russia, Iran, Syria, and China, for example Dandong and Dalian, have been caught up in the US’s latest offensive on North Korean trade, analysis has found.
Globally 65% of large container ports experienced a spurt of growth in terms of throughput in 2016, with Port of Salalah in Oman leading the pack in terms of throughput growth, according to consultancy Dynamar/Dynaliners.
Members of the Houston Pilots recently participated in two custom-built simulation courses vital to their Pilotage duties in the Houston Ship Channel and the Port of Houston, the largest landlocked port in America