Ports News

  20 May 2019
The Container Terminal Automation Conference was a key forum for debate within the maritime automation community, bringing together industry leaders

  16 May 2019
PTI has published an exclusive paper from Matthias Jablonowski, Nokia, who explores how advanced networks are supporting the evolution of terminal operations

  24 May 2019
project44, the world’s leading advanced supply chain visibility platform for shippers and third party logistics firms (3PLs) has launched a new partnership with VisTracks designed to facilitate frictionless efficiency for stakeholders.

  24 May 2019
Singaporean terminal operator PSA International, along with Polish Development Fund (PFR), has announced has formally acquired DCT Gdansk, the largest container terminal in Poland.

  24 May 2019
Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Chairman and CEO of leading terminal operator DP World, met with Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia this week, where they discussed investment and future trade growth.

  23 May 2019
Terminal operator Peel Ports Group has announced that it has acquired leading UK and Irish shipping company Quality Freight Limited for an undisclosed sum.

  23 May 2019
Growth at China’s busiest ports could come under sustained pressure if the trade war with the US continues for the next 12-18 months, according to rating agency Moody’s.

  23 May 2019
Leading engineering firm Trellborg, through its marine and infrastructure operation, has won a contract to supply the ShenZhong Link, world’s widest immersed tunnel.

  22 May 2019
The Port of Antwerp and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) have agreed a partnership to increase trade and investment.

  22 May 2019
APM Terminals (APMT) has announced the West Africa Container Terminal (WACT), Port of Onne, has invested in two new mobile harbor cranes (MHCs) from Liebherr, as it looks to handle increasing regional growth in container traffic

  22 May 2019
apanese container shipping line MOL has released ‘Fleet Viewer’, an advanced application designed to enhance the collection and analysis of big shipping data.

  22 May 2019
The Port of Hamburg, the third biggest port in Europe and the 17th in the world, saw its TEU grow by 6.4% in the first quarter of 2019, according to its latest financial results.

  21 May 2019
Maersk-owned shipping line Hamburg Süd has announced the christening of “Polar Ecuador”, its latest addition to a fleet of reefer-fitted container vessels

  21 May 2019
Saudi Arabia has announced the departure of its first blockchain-powered cargo as it looks to establish itself as one of the world’s premier logistics and trade hub.

  21 May 2019
The governments of Japan, India and Sri Lanka have struck a deal to jointly develop a terminal at the Port of Colombo in order to meet the growing importance of the Indian Ocean to world trade

  20 May 2019
Cogoport, India’s leading digital freight logistics business, has announced a major expansion of services as it looks to accommodate a growing Asian market.

  20 May 2019
National South Korean carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has launched what it calls a new Corporate Identity (CI) in order to reflect what it describes as its “vision and ambition”.

  20 May 2019
ICTSI has announced that its Ecuadorian subsidiary Contecon Guayaquil has achieved a new operational benchmark after servicing Ecuador’s largest ever ship

  20 May 2019
A seafarer fell overboard from the Montreal-bound containership MAERSK PATRAS off Les Escoumins, Quebec, Canada, on the morning of May 19, 2019, according to reports.

  20 May 2019
The Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), the Middle East’s leading special economic zone in the Middle East and home to Dubai’s main container shipping port, has announced that it will refund approximately US$354 million in cash fines and bank guarantees...