Politics News

  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
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.

  16 May 2019
US President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency and banned Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei from the country’s 5G networks

  15 May 2019
China has announced that it will implement higher tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods, retaliating to a tariff hike from President Trump

  13 May 2019
Rajant Corporation, experts in creating wireless technologies, have hailed the growth of drones and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) but warned that networks will have to become more “ubiquitous” if they are to drive their potential productivity,...

  10 May 2019
Hapag-Lloyd, the world’s fifth-biggest container shipping line by market share, has announced that its earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) increased by US$290 million in the first quarter of 2019, thanks...

  08 May 2019
The Port of Rotterdam has announced the signing of a partnership agreement with the Port of Guangzhou, following a meeting between representatives on May 7, 2019

  07 May 2019
US President Donald Trump will increase tariffs to 25% on Chinese imports after trade talk negotiations collapsed.

  02 May 2019
Port Technology is pleased to announce that Edition 84 of the port and terminal sector’s leading journal has been published ahead of #CTAC19

  02 May 2019
The Port of Baku has announced it has begun a cooperation agreement with a coalition of leading companies in the Dutch city of Venlo, one of the biggest logistics and transport hubs in Europe.

  02 May 2019
China and Serbia have signed a series of Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) agreements to increase bilateral relations and accelerate innovation in technology and infrastructure

  30 Apr 2019
COSCO Shipping Ports (CSP), the world’s largest terminal operator, saw its net profit fall by 27.9% in the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same time 12 months ago, according to its financial results.

  30 Apr 2019
Sale follows COSCO takeover of carrier in July 2018

  29 Apr 2019
The Port of Hamburg has signed two new cooperation deals with Russian partners, following discussions at the country’s largest logistics trade fair TransRussia

  26 Apr 2019
A.P Moller-Maersk, the largest container shipping line in the world, has released a video of the Maersk Mette’s historic eco-friendly Rotterdam-Shanghai voyage, which was taken by the vessel’s Captain Thomas Hvilborg.

  24 Apr 2019
South Korean carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is looking to join the 2M Alliance, the major collaboration between Maersk and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC).

  18 Apr 2019
Rotterdam has recorded Q1 freight growth up 5.1% on the same period last year, largely due to the port’s strength in container transhipment

  18 Apr 2019
The Port of Oakland has announced an additional direct cargo service to Vietnam, launched on the back of strong US-Vietnamese trade growth

  18 Apr 2019
A warship rescued the crew of a cargo ship held captive by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea for four days, according to the Spanish Defence Ministry.

  17 Apr 2019
The Freeport of Riga has announced the signing of a cooperation agreement with the Port of Qingdao in China, one of the ten busiest ports in the world