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  • 2 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Drewry: Average utilisation levels are expected to rise markedly across almost all regions of the world by 2022.

  • 4 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Alphaliner: Combined throughput at the world’s 110 busiest container ports increased by 6.1% in 2017.

  • 12 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    Most world regions would see an increase in average terminal utilisation.

  • 21 August 2006

    A dramatic surge in the lucrative West Coast shipping trade has Richmond officials eyeing an undeveloped stretch of marshland just north of the Chevron refinery for a possible container ship port. California’s major ports are already operating at full capacity, and as trade between the Pacific Rim and the United States grows, there is increasing […]

  • 27 December 2010

    Victoria’s Coalition Government wants to turn Hastings into a container port to ease the burden on the busy Port of Melbourne. The Government is commissioning three reports into the impact of the proposal.

  • 30 April 2006

    Felixstowe and Harwich are at the centre of a boom in shipping volumes fuelled by Chinese exports. By Dominic O

  • 10 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    As the weak volume growth recorded in the first half of 2016 dragged full year volume projections down, Alphaliner said that the global container throughput is expected to grow by only 0.3% this year, marking the second lowest annual growth rate since 2009. Total throughput at the world’s top 30 container ports is estimated to have grown by only […]

  • 18 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    In an effort to support the country’s trade and economic growth, the government of India has relaxed cabotage restrictions for ports that transport at least 50 percent of the container volume they handle. With the lifting of some cabotage restrictions, shipping lines will now be able to consolidate Indian EXIM and empty containers at transshipment ports in India […]

  • 13 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Productivity levels at the world’s top 30 container ports have demonstrated little sign of improvement over the past two years, and ports in several world regions are showing worrying levels of decline, according to the latest port productivity analysis by IHS Markit. Relative port productivity among the top 30 ports decreased by 7.5 percent between […]

  • 16 January 2020

    China’s Shanghai port remains the world’s busiest container port.

  • 20 March 2007

    Liverpool could become the country’s major gateway for container trade with the United States as plans for a new shipping terminal have been approved.

  • 20 July 2006

    Once operational, Dung Quat will be the largest port in the central region. The deep sea port will be able to receive container vessels of tonnage up to 30,000 tonnes. The construction of the port is estimated to cost VND575bil ($35.93mil), including investment capital of VND404bil ($25.25mil) for the first phase of the project. Contrary […]

  • 15 August 2007

    A container port, which was closed during the night because of high winds, is still experiencing “intermittent” breaks in operations. Quayside loading and unloading cranes at the Port of Felixstowe in Suffolk are unable to work in strong winds.

  • 16 October 2019

    Pakistan Deep Water Container Port is the country’s only deep-water port.

  • 7 April 2007

    Port of London Authority chairman, Simon Sherrard, has called for Government to approve without further delay the long awaited London Gateway, a container port and business park development that DP World plans for the north bank of the Thames in Essex.

  • 7 May 2007

    High winds in the North Sea closed a major container port for several hours on Tuesday afternoon.

  • 15 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    A staff report released by the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has identified cargo growth, investment constraints, the introduction of larger ships, and ocean carrier alliances as the major causes of congestion at the nation’s container ports. The report entitled ”U.S. Container Port Congestion & Related International Supply Chain Issues: Causes, Consequences & Challenges,” suggests that continued growth […]

  • 15 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    A staff report released by the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has identified cargo growth, investment constraints, the introduction of larger ships, and ocean carrier alliances as the major causes of congestion at the nation’s container ports. The report entitled ”U.S. Container Port Congestion & Related International Supply Chain Issues: Causes, Consequences & Challenges,” suggests that continued growth […]

  • 11 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Smaller ports can equal or better the liner connectivity of larger ones at times, shipping consultancy Drewry informs.

  • 5 February 2018

    The container port would have been the largest in the Nordic countries.

  • 9 December 2019

    The Port of Gdańsk is preparing for an important milestone of becoming the busiest container port in the region.

  • 17 April 2014

    Work has started at the Port of Felixstowe on the latest expansion of the UK’s largest container port. VSBW Joint Venture, a consortium of VolkerStevin and Boskalis Westminster, has been appointed as the lead contractor to extend the port’s Berth 9 by 190 metres. The work will increase the combined lengths of Berths 8&9 to […]