Canada's biggest ports will be badly affected by ongoing rail blockades and protests against the Coastal GasLink natural gas pipeline, according to Fitch Ratings.
Liebherr Container Cranes and Montreal Gateway Terminals Partnership (MGT) have signed a contract for the supply of four ship to shore (STS) container cranes to the Cast Container Terminal in Montreal, Canada. The cranes will be delivered in 2021.
COSCO Shipping has appointed CN as its rail provider for discharge at the Ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert, Montreal, and Halifax to all currently served CN destinations.
The Port of Montreal has announced an investment of approximately US$27.7 million, to be split 50/50 between itself and the Canadian government, in the latest round of funding to be injected into the country’s maritime, transport and logistics sector.