Industry Sectors - Port Planning & Finance


Port Klang Climbing Container League?

 19 Jan 2017     Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Port Klang is forecasting itself to be ranked 11th in the World Container League for 2016 based on its performance in 2015 when it went up one spot from 12th

Port of Liverpool Hit By Protests

 19 Jan 2017     Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Lorry drivers and dock workers have protested at the Port of Liverpool over the lack of adequate facilities provided by the Peel Ports owned site

Can Hong Kong Keep its Business?

 18 Jan 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Annual container volumes at the Port of Hong Kong have fallen below 20 million TEU for the first time in 13 years despite a 14.3% rise in throughput to 1.8m TEU to produce the best monthly growth of the year in December.

Discounts Encourage Green Ships

 18 Jan 2017     Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

The Port of Gothenburg is encouraging more ships to implement green initiatives after discounting its charges for vessels with a high environmental performance.

Portsmouth Set International Port Standards

 18 Jan 2017     Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Portsmouth International Port has become one of the first UK ports to successfully transition to the International Quality Standard


DP World Creates New Competition

 17 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

DP World has begun operating a multi-purpose container, bulk, and breakbulk terminal at Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, as “the premium alternative" to other ports in Eastern Canada and the U.S. Northeast, according to its GM

New Agreement to Tackle Emissions

 16 Jan 2017     Health and Safety, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Smart Freight Center (SFC) and FEPORT have signed a MoU to incorporate the most appropriate existing methodologies for port terminals in the Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) Framework

PTI Event Speaker: Michael Bouari, 1-Stop Connections

 16 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping

PTI is proud to announce Michael Bouari, a B2B process automation expert and CEO of 1-Stop Connections — a solution provider for connecting and automating the port community, as a speaker for the upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place 19 - 20th April 2017 in London

DP World Planning Kazakhstan Transformation

 16 Jan 2017     Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Global trade enabler DP World has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Kazakhstan for the development of a special economic zone in Aktau

ISS Launches Maritime Advisory Team

 13 Jan 2017     Global Issues, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), a maritime and logistics service provider, is launching its Maritime Advisory team that its brought together from the Big Four advisory firms of Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC), Ernst & Young (EY), Deloitte, and KPMG.