DP World Plan Drone Future for Trade. Source: iStock   3 days ago
Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman and newly appointed CEO of DP World recently spoke of the possibility of smart cargo transport such as drones coming into commercial operation

Metrans to Expand German Rail Network   5 days ago
Metrans, the rail subsidiary of Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), has announced it plans to schedule a call at Göttingen

Cosmic Forces to Save CSCL Mega-Ship? Source: Bloomberg   6 days ago
Emergency crews are currently using the alignment of the stars to free the stranded CSCL Indian Ocean mega-ship

Hijacked Maersk Vessel Freed   6 days ago
The Maersk container ship that was hijacked by pirates off the coast of Nigeria on its way to Port Onne in Nigeria from Pointe Noire in Congo recently has been freed by the Nigerian army

Europe’s Ports Exposed to Terror. Source: iStock   05 Feb 2016
Europe’s ports could be at risk from various illicit threats, such as bogus shipping logs and cargo theft due to there being no comprehensive system to track cargo and shipments at its ports

Global Piracy Persists in 2015. Source: iStock   04 Feb 2016
Piracy and armed robbery on the world’s seas is persisting at levels close to those in 2014, despite reductions in the number of ships hijacked and crew captured

Canadian Ports on high terror alert   03 Feb 2016
The port and shipping industry could be at threat, it was found that a fifth of high-risk exports are not screened and potentially allow terrorists to build weapons of mass destruction

Can Shipping Adapt to Container Weight Mandate? Source:   03 Feb 2016
The process for declaring the verified gross mass (VGM) of a shipping container is much more complicated than previously thought, with multiple departments involved in the process

Axis Communications Acquires Citilog   01 Feb 2016
Global network video provider Axis Communications has announced that it has acquired Citilog, a provider of intelligent real-time video monitoring for traffic and transportation security and safety

Konecranes in Spanish Business Venture. Source: TCV Stevedoring   29 Jan 2016
Konecranes recently received an order for four rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes from TCV Stevedoring S.A. in Valencia, Spain, which will be the seventh RTG delivery to TCV

Is Port Congestion a Permanent Problem? Source: iStock   28 Jan 2016
David Arsenault, President and CEO of the Americas for Hyundai Merchant Marine has said that North American ports would most likely have congestion issues, even without mega-ships

Security & Counter Terror Expo Returns in 2016   27 Jan 2016
The Security & Counter Terror Expo is due to return to the Olympia in London form April 19-20, 2016 for professionals

Maersk Create Fruit Service for Hamburg   26 Jan 2016
The fruit and refrigeration centre of Hamburger HHLA has acquired an additional weekly call for Maersk’s new service

China Struggles with Container Weighing Mandate. Source: Strainstall   26 Jan 2016
China is tackling the imminent global container rule much slower than the rest of the world, with a lack of clarity relating to which Chinese authority is dealing with the new regulation

Maersk Reroutes to DP World London Gateway. Source: DP World London Gateway   26 Jan 2016
Due to concerns of landside and ship congestion at the Port of Felixstowe, world-leading container line Maersk Line has diverted its second ship to DP World London Gateway

DP World Rwanda Logistics Master Plan. Source: DP World   19 Jan 2016
DP World has announced that it has been granted a 25-year concession to develop and operate a new logistics centre in Kigali, Rwanda

Iron Ore at Chinese Ports Top 90m Tonnes. Source: iStock   18 Jan 2016
Iron ore at China’s ports is reaching more than 90 million tonnes with China Merchants Future Company, Citigroup and Australia and New Zealand Banking Group

US Secretary of Labor Visits Port of Hamburg. Source: Port of Hamburg   18 Jan 2016
US Secretary of Labor, and Mayor of Hamburg visited the Port of Hamburg and Hamburg Hafen und Logistic AG Container Terminal Altenwerder to discuss port automation processes

East and Southern African Container Trade. Source: iStock   18 Jan 2016
Dynamar has released its latest container market report which looks at three African regions: East Africa, Indian Ocean and Southern Africa

ICTSI’s African Terminal Nears Completion. Source: ICTSI   15 Jan 2016
International Container Terminal Services’ (ICTSI) new terminal, located in Matadi on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, is on schedule to open for business in August, 2016 with one berth.