Politics News

  17 Nov 2017
A 10,036 TEU capacity containership has been detained after colliding with a pier and damaging a crane at Dekheila Port in Alexandria, Egypt

  17 Nov 2017
A move by China’s economic agency to cut the handling tariffs for import and export containers could lower profits for Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG),

  16 Nov 2017
Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a UAE body Food Security Centre to help create port zones for food industries

  16 Nov 2017
ICTSI Oregon, the former operator of a Port of Portland container terminal, has welcomed the ruling of a court that found the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) broke laws during strikes

  13 Nov 2017
US legislators have progressed an act requiring the federal government to assess maritime sector cybersecurity risks following this summer’s “Petya” hacks interrupting LA port operations

  13 Nov 2017
An EU-funded research consortium, Portopia, has wrapped up projects measuring European port performance, including a throughput tool and market analysis

  13 Nov 2017
The Saudi-led coalition has announced plans to re-open selected airports and seaports in Yemen in order to allow in humanitarian aid to the famine-hit nation

  09 Nov 2017
India’s Navy has offered to share real-time data on maritime movements with 10 countries bordering the contested Indian Ocean, amid increased Chinese maritime activity there

  03 Nov 2017
DP World Australia is calling for an end to the disruptive industrial action affecting terminal operations at Port Botany

  25 Oct 2017
South Korea’s Gwangyang Port, the 67th busiest container seaport globally, has seen a slowdown in processing volumes that worries local officials

  23 Oct 2017
Rotterdam Port will host American military helicopters and Dutch armed forces as well as containers of military supplies on their way from Germany to the US

  16 Oct 2017
DP World plans to expand its operations at Caucedo Port in the Dominican Republic, expanding a logistics park as well as quayside facilities with a 400-metre berth

  02 Oct 2017
Argentina’s new president Mauricio Macri has pressured the United Port Workers’ Union to offer up loading and unloading contracts to competitive tender

  02 Oct 2017
Benghazi’s commercial port officially reopened on Sunday after a three-year closure due to fighting between rival factions in the east Libyan city

  28 Sep 2017
A major earthquake is predicted to hit LA Port, the largest port complex in the US, where railways and roads would be vulnerable links in the supply chain

Henrik Kristensen, APM Terminals Gothenburg Managing Director, wants extra staffing to handle customer needs   28 Sep 2017
APM Terminals Gothenburg has signed an agreement with the staffing agency Adecco so it can hire temporary personnel

  26 Sep 2017
APM Terminals' Head of Global Labor Relations has said that employees will need to adjust as Europe’s port operators are expected to deliver cost reductions

  25 Sep 2017
A coalition of leading cargo industry organisations standing for the full breadth of the global supply chain are pushing their campaign

Honolulu Hawaii skyline   25 Sep 2017
Plans to almost double the US state’s cargo handling capacity will start to take place with the construction of the new Kapalama Container Terminal (KCT) at Honolulu Harbor

  21 Sep 2017
The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) with a coalition of thirty European transport bodies has asked the EU for renewed Connecting Europe Facility funding.