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  16 Jan 2018
Port of Kiel in Germany passed the seven million tonne mark for the first time in 2017, with a total of 7,407.376 tonnes loaded and unloaded.

  16 Jan 2018
Shanghai International Port, the world's busiest container port, has reported rapid growth in net profits for 2017 due to an increase in trade growth which pushed up shipping demand.

  15 Jan 2018
The Port of Oakland in the US has reported that 2017 was the busiest year in its 90-year history, handling a cargo volume of 2.42 million containers in a sign of the continued strengthening of the US economy.

  15 Jan 2018
​Japan’s Marubeni Corporation and Thai state-owned SET-listed oil and gas company, PTT Public Company Limited (PTT) have announced they have embarked on a joint feasibility study on implementing LNG bunkering in Thailand’s Laem Chabang...

  12 Jan 2018
Three fully-automated ship-to-shore (STS) cranes are set to reach the new APM Terminals MedPort Tangier, Morocco terminal on February 15, 2018, as part of an upgrade to give it an annual container throughput capacity of five million TEU by 2019....

  12 Jan 2018
ICHCA, the global not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the safety, productivity and efficiency of cargo handling and movement worldwide, has announced seven new association members in 2018.

  12 Jan 2018
PSA Singapore (PSA) and The Institution of Engineers (IES) have launched a certification program to further strengthen the pipeline for maritime talent in the Asia Pacific region.

Credit: Michael Vadon   11 Jan 2018
The American Association of Port Authorities is testifying for a fund of US$ 66 billion over the next decade for America’s public ports

  11 Jan 2018
Trac-Wheels (M) Sdn Bhd, a Malaysia-based supply and installation company, has signed a contract with Kalmar for an order of ten units of the Kalmar TL2 terminal tractor.

  11 Jan 2018
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ), India’s largest port developer, has acquired two new tugs, marking a significant addition to the Indian government’s port-led nation building initiative.

  11 Jan 2018
Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Southampton on the south coast of England has announced that it will build upon the record-breaking growth it saw in 2017 when it handled one million containers over the course of the year.

  09 Jan 2018
​Essar Port in India has projected it will see a 30% increase in revenue by the 2019 financial year as a result of its investment in major terminal projects, according to The Hindu.

  09 Jan 2018
Singapore-based tertiary school Republic Polytechnic (RP) and port operator PSA Corporation (PSA) have launched the RP-PSA Experiential Laboratory, a high tech simulated environment where students can develop their skills using real-life port...

  04 Jan 2018
China’s Commerce Minister, Zhong Shan, has given his support to building the country’s first free-trade ports in a push to open up the Chinese economy, according to South China Morning Post.

  22 Dec 2017
Wall Street bank Goldman Sachs is planning to have a Bitcoin trading desk set up by June, 2018, according to Bloomberg Markets.

  21 Dec 2017
Digitalization, automation and terminal evolution are just some of the topics that Port Technology has covered in interviews with a range of experts

  21 Dec 2017
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s third ‘Port Emissions Inventory Report’ has shown a large decrease in air pollution at the Port of Vancouver since 2010, despite an increase in trade.

  19 Dec 2017
Infographics on the container shipping alliance, videos and pictures of chaotic scenes on land and sea, shocking news about the TEU of the latest biggest vessel

  19 Dec 2017
We wrap up the year with a roundup of the most-read technical papers of 2017

  15 Dec 2017
Carrier line Mitsui OSK Lines will be testing blockchain technology with the Japanese branch of IBM