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  • 31 July 2007

    The Regional Development Agency (RDA) has confirmed it will provide £8m of funding towards the regeneration of a fishing port in Devon. The cash is for the redevelopment of Brixham and is aimed at protecting the historic town’s fishing industry.

  • 25 March 2008

    Plans for a major expansion of the Port of Felixstowe which would increase capacity by 25% have been backed. The Felixstowe South Reconfiguration includes a rail connection and terminal, dredging to deepen berths, and the creation of about 600 jobs.

  • 12 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Antwerp Port Authority and the Port of Rotterdam Authority want to see stricter nitrogen oxides emission standards for new built vessels on the North Sea and English Channel from 1 January 2016. The two largest ports in Europe do not support a proposal to postpone this already agreed upon regulation by five years. At the […]

  • 11 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Cork and the Port of Shenzhen today formally signed a Sister Port Agreement which will see both ports developing the trade and shipping business while deepening the understanding and relationship between each other. The signing took place in the Port of Cork offices during a two day visit of eleven delegates from […]

  • 12 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Australia’s Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) has delivered a record annual throughput of 633.5 million tonnes for the 2016 financial year, representing an increase of 13 million tonnes, or 2 percent, from last year’s annual throughput. In June 2016, PPA achieved a total monthly throughput of 55.9 Mt, an increase of 1.8 Mt or 3 percent from the previous year. […]

  • 14 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    MUA: Hutchison Ports’ workers in Sydney and Brisbane to start a series of work stoppages as of January 17.

  • 14 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Pilbara Ports short-list two companies interested in investing in a new general cargo facility.

  • 17 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    UAE-based port operator P&O Ports has won a three-year management contract to operate the container terminal in the Port de Sète in the south of France. Under the deal, P&O Ports will operate a container yard with a draft up to 14,5 meters with 457 meters of quay and adjacent 2 hectares land. The container terminal is expected to […]

  • 17 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    NSW Ports is to introduce an environmental incentive on vessel related charges levied at Port Botany, Port Kembla.

  • 18 June 2015

    Cargo rose at the Port of Long Beach by 6% in May, the third consecutive month of growth, the busiest month since October 2007, and the busiest May for Southern California’s port since 2006. A total of 635,250 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) of containerized cargo were moved through the Port in May. Imports numbered 327,317 […]

  • 9 September 2016

    Australia’s Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) has delivered a record total monthly throughput of 58.4 million tons (Mt) for the month of August, an increase of nine percent from the same month in 2015.  The Port of Port Hedland achieved a record monthly throughput of 43.5Mt, representing an increase of nine percent from the previous year. […]

  • 5 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Port Hedland, one of the world’s largest bulk export ports, saw a slight decrease in monthly throughput, falling to 37.1 million tons in October, 3 pct down from the same month in 2014. Iron ore exports for the month totalled 36.5Mt, also 3 pct lower when compared to the same month in 2014. Exports to China […]

  • 16 March 2020

    The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority and the Tomakomai Port Authority have signed an MoU to promote the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel and the provision of LNG bunkering services.

  • 23 March 2010

    The Port of Göteborg adjusts the port tariff for a period of twelve months, the adjustment will come into effect on April 1. The decision means a temporary 20 per cent reduction in the port tariff for dry cargo. The sulphur emission charge will be reduced by 50 per cent for all segments, from 20 […]

  • 28 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    U.S. port operator Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) moved a record 3.66 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in Fiscal Year 2015, an increase of more than half a million TEUs. The 3.66 million TEUs crossing Savannah’s docks in FY2015 constitutes a 17 percent increase compared to the previous fiscal year. FY2014 was the first year in […]

  • 30 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The US East Coast ports of Savannah and Brunswick set all-time records for both container volumes and total tonnage in May, according to the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA). GPA had moved more than 338,000 twenty foot equivalent unit containers (TEUs), a 16.4 percent increase, and 2.9 million tons of freight, a 9.6 percent jump. “Strong performances […]

  • 18 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Newcastle Port’s new chairman said there is an “urgent need” to diversify the port’s business.

  • 25 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Port of Rotterdam was proclaimed ‘Port of the Year’ during the annual ‘Containerisation International Awards’ in London. The expert jury praised the port for its substantial investment programme in Europe’s leading logistics hub and industrial complex. The jury also compliments the port with its attention to sustainability with their modal shift objectives and groundbreaking initiatives […]

  • 13 February 2018

    On a trade mission to India, the Montreal Port Authority signs a cooperative agreement with Mundra Port.

  • 19 October 2017

    The Board of the International Transport Workers’ Federation’s (ITF) Coordination Committee in Norway decided on October 16 to name the Port of Oslo a port of convenience. Following the decision, the Port of Oslo has become the first port in Europe to receive such a designation. As informed, the move comes due to repeated violations […]

  • 22 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Australia’s Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) Board has taken a decision to hold prices at current levels for the Port of Port Hedland and the Port of Dampier until at least July 1, 2016. PPA says that the decision is a response to the challenging market conditions being experienced by all commodity shippers, and comes after substantial discussions […]

  • 16 April 2015

    The Rhine Port Group consists of the Port of Rotterdam, the Port of Antwerp, the Port of Mannheim, the Port of Strasbourg and the Port of Switzerland, released the first issue of a recent LNG emergency and incident response study.