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  • 8 January 2015

    Over 250 workers of companies linked to APM Terminals in the port of Algeciras, Spain have staged a strike on Wednesday at the port, Spanish newspaper Europa Sur  writes. The APM Terminals spokesperson confirmed to World Maritime News that the strike is underway. As reported, the strike is planned to last until the 20th of January. The […]

  • 9 July 2020
    Human Capital, Vessels

    Seven crew members have tested positive for Covid-19 on board a tanker that arrived in Algeciras, Spain from Nigeria. Based on the available information, nine crew members took rapid Covid-19 tests which turned out to be positive for seven sailors. The Maltese-flagged Samus Swan oil and chemical tanker, owned by Danish Uni-Tankers, has been quaratened […]

  • 27 October 2006

    The Port of Algeciras on Spain

  • 16 July 2013
    Business & Finance

      Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. today announced plans to expand its global marine fuel supply network by establishing operations in Algeciras. The Port of Algeciras Bay is one of Spain’s largest and is located at the crossroads of the world’s main cargo shipping lanes. With its central location on routes linking West Africa, Asia, […]

  • 1 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has decided to divert vessel calls from the Port of Algeciras due to the planned strikes by Spanish dockworkers. On February 24, Spain approved a royal decree on the port system reform which would enable ports to hire non-unionized stevedores instead of the unionized ones. Such practice would result in massive […]

  • 19 October 2007

    A US salvage boat impounded by Spanish authorities in a dispute over sunken treasure has been allowed to leave the port of Algeciras in Spain. The Odyssey Explorer was seized by Spanish police on Tuesday, and taken to Algeciras, where the captain was subsequently arrested for a short time.

  • 25 April 2019

    The Spanish port of Algeciras was home to the discussion on the developments in the CORE LNGas give project set up to advance the supply of LNG as fuel in the transport sector. 

  • 31 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    A containership owned by Maersk experienced main engine damage in the Gibraltar Strait.

  • 23 July 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    Maersk Sembawang has been able to return to operations after crew repairs.

  • 26 April 2018

    Almost 9 metric tons of cocaine were found by authorities in a container transported by Lucie Shulte containership.

  • 12 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipping giant Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has reached an agreement to buy a 100 percent stake in Spain’s Total Terminal International Algeciras (TTIA). Under the deal, which will be officially signed on May 15, the company will pay KRW 117.6 billion (USD 104.1 million) for the stake in the terminal, situated at Port of […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Danish container shipping giant Maersk Line is planning to reduce capacity on its West Central Asia / Europe network by around 16% starting from October. The carrier plans to dismiss its ME5 service and add some of the ports covered by it to the ME1, ME2 and ME3 services. The ME5 service covered the ports of […]

  • 5 June 2017

    Spanish dockworker unions have launched today a nation-wide strike impacting operations across the country’s ports. According to the representatives of the Coordinadora Estatal de Trabajadores del Mar (Coordinadora), a Spanish dockworkers union, almost 100 percent of workers supported the strike. The workers are demanding that companies keep their employees and maintain the same working-conditions after the […]

  • 25 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    In addition to the Mercosul buyout project, French container shipping company CMA CGM plans to reshuffle its two services, pursuing its development strategy in South America. The services in question, linking South America and Europe, are Safran for Northern Europe and Sirius for the Mediterranean. Scheduled to start in Rotterdam on September 27, 2017, the […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Danish container shipping giant Maersk Line is planning to reduce capacity on its West Central Asia / Europe network by around 16% starting from October. The carrier plans to dismiss its ME5 service and add some of the ports covered by it to the ME1, ME2 and ME3 services. The ME5 service covered the ports of […]

  • 6 December 2010

    Thanks to the new approved Hydrex reclaim system that prevents fouling from spreading in the environment during underwater cleaning operations, the Port of Algeciras authorities have specifically authorized the company to perform underwater hull cleaning operations in Algeciras on vessels both alongside the quay and at anchorage. The Hydrex Spain office in Algeciras, the strait […]

  • 1 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Crew member on board CMA CGM Marco Polo in isolation.

  • 25 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipping giant Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has been selected as the preferred bidder for a terminal in Algeciras, Spain, owned by its bankrupt compatriot Hanjin Shipping. The company earlier said that it would purchase of a 100 percent stake in Total Terminal International Algeciras, situated at Port of Algeciras Bay, from its owners, including IBK […]

  • 10 December 2018

    Spanish LNG terminal operator, Enagás, said the CORE LNGas hive project carried out the first pilot test of multimodal transport of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Europe.

  • 16 March 2018

    CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupéry, one of the largest ships in the world, is in the midst of its European tour.

  • 2 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    The crew member on board the giant containership CMA CGM Marco Polo tested negative for the coronavirus.

  • 16 June 2017

    The latest round of dockworker strikes in Spain has cost the country EUR 110 million (USD 123 million), Spanish Ministry of Public Works said. The dockworkers launched a 48-hour strike on Wednesday, June 14 across Spanish ports after they were unable to reach a deal with employers’ association Anesco on job guarantees. However, the association […]