Cargo Volumes and Throughput News

  12 Jun 2017
PTI has released the latest edition of The Journal of the Ports and Terminals which has a focus on artificial intelligence (AI) and automation for the first ever time

  08 Jun 2017
Port Technology is proud to publish the latest US Port Report for 2016 with partner Descartes Datamyne

  23 Jun 2017
China COSCO Shipping plans to expand its container fleet with 14 new container ships and will be adding routes from Asia to Europe, according to China Daily.

  23 Jun 2017
Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor project to develop its eastern seaboard may opt to be part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative

  22 Jun 2017
Ningbo Zhoushan Port has announced that in May the container throughput saw an increase of 27.2%

  22 Jun 2017
Gulftainer’s US subsidiary GT USA has a new container terminal at a Florida port, Port Canaveral, in the US Government’s In-transit Cold Treatment Pilot Program.

  21 Jun 2017
India’s Port of Puducherry has set a launch date for cargo operations following the completion of dredging works

  21 Jun 2017
South Korea has commissioned Hanyang University to make Elon Musk's super-speed vision of vacuum tube transportation – Hyperloop – a reality by 2021

  20 Jun 2017
Qatar’s new Hamad container port has moved a step further with the award of construction contracts, amid a transport ban by gulf states

  20 Jun 2017
Shanghai has seen the container turnover jump 14.7% in May despite port congestion, barely beating out Singapore Port and Hong Kong Port for throughput increases

  16 Jun 2017
Ship owners and transport associations have in a statement to the EU stressed ship owners are better served by smart digital solutions to decrease the administrative burden they face.

  16 Jun 2017
State-owned maritime and transport conglomerate China Merchants Group has signed a deal with Chinese provincial government to manage integrated operations at several Chinese ports

  15 Jun 2017
Smiths Detection has received a contribution of US$927,852 to develop state-of-the-art technology to scan containers for bombs under an EU-funded R&D project.

Metrans operates a new Hub-Terminal in Budapest
Photo: HHLA / Thies Rätzke   14 Jun 2017
Metrans, the intermodal subsidiary of Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), is further expanding its position in Central and Eastern Europe with the opening of a new rail hub terminal in Budapest that can handle 250 trains a month between the...

  14 Jun 2017
PTI is proud to publish the latest Journal of Ports and Terminals edition to its mobile and tablet app –Port Tech Journal – available to subscribers immediately

  13 Jun 2017
Mexico’s competition authority has fined seven shipping companies US$32 million for colluding to raise prices in the regional vehicle and equipment transport market

  13 Jun 2017
International transport and container insurer TT Club has reported “robust” financial results for the 2016 financial year with low attritional claims

  12 Jun 2017
Port of Hull’s operator, Associated British Ports (ABP) has said that feeder operator Unifeeder added a second container short sea route to the UK via the Baltics

  12 Jun 2017
Anastasios Papagiannopoulos has set new digitalisation goals after becoming the new president of large international shipowners’ association BIMCO

  12 Jun 2017
DP World subsidiary P&O Maritime has bought international Spanish towage company Reyser, with operations in Canada, Yemen and Trinidad and Tobago