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Posted: 10 days ago

FMC launches investigation into container-related practices at major US ports

The US Federal Maritime Commission has launched an investigation into cargo-related practices that a...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 10 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

Australia: Stevedores’ revenues rise despite biggest drop in container volumes in a decade

Stevedores’ revenues and profit margins increased overall in the last financial year despite the glo...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

US gov’t allocates $220 million in grants for ports

Last week, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced the award of more than $220 million in di...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Ports remain devoted to sustainability investments despite COVID-19

The coronavirus crisis has not hindered ports’ investments in environmental sustainability, a ...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

UK makes first step to support large scale offshore wind portside hubs

As the UK government today (6 October) announced raising the country’s offshore wind targets a...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

UK gov’t unveils £200 million port infrastructure fund

Ahead of the UK’s exit from the EU Customs union, the country’s government has launched ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

BPA: Gov’t investing in UK ports should be top priority

Decarbonisation, innovation, infrastructure, freeports and properly functioning and resourced regula...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

US container ports see imports surge ahead of holiday season

Imports at top US ports surged to unexpectedly high levels this summer and may have hit a new record...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Despite slight improvement, imports at top US ports remain below last year

Imports at major US retail container ports are expected to remain significantly below last year’s le...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

ESPO: EU taxonomy should recognise ports’ decarbonisation, greening strategies

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) said it supports the initial aim of the EU taxonomy fram...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Support surges to keep ports open during COVID-19

Support for the Port Authorities Roundtable (PAR) COVID-19 declaration, initiated by the Maritime a...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Ports in Europe more affected by fewer cargo ship calls, report shows

Many of European ports are already feeling a greater impact of reduced cargo vessel calls than othe...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

New EU Transport Strategy: Ports suggest two-step approach

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) has proposed a two-step approach to the new EU Transport...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Port authorities vow to keep trade going in fight against the pandemic

Twenty port authorities from different parts of the world have signed a declaration calling for coll...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

DP World implements measures against COVID-19 to protect workers, ensure flow of essential trade

DP World implemented an action plan in order to keep essential trade flowing amid the global pandemi...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

US to Inject USD 292 Mn into Its Ports

US aims to improving safety, efficiency, and reliability of its ports through the new program. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Port Authorities Join Forces in Climate Action Program

Seven leading port authorities are joining forces to address the issue of global warming. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

US Ports Urge Gov’t to Consider Bad Impact of Trade Tariffs

Tariffs on Chinese products and retaliatory responses to cover 8.4% of trade through US ports by val...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ETF Urges Sicilian Ports to Tackle Attempts of Self-Handling

ETF: Undisclosed shipping lines have attempted to conduct self-handling in a number of Italian ports...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ECSA, WSC Call for Revision of Reporting Rules at EU Ports

ECSA, WSC call for revision of Reporting Formalities Directive to improve the efficiency of maritime...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

South Korean Ports See 4.1 Pct More Volume in 2017

South Korean ports’ handled 1.57 billion tons of cargo in 2017, 4.1 percent more than the year...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Saudi Arabia Closes Ports in Yemen

Saudi Arabia-led coalition, which is involved in Yemeni war, has decided to temporarily close all se...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

MassCEC Assesses Offshore Wind Ports and Infrastructure

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) has published an assessment of 18 Massachusetts port...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Port Ops Resume in Mumbai after Heavy Rains

All Mumbai ports and terminals are now returning to normal operations, following several days of hea...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

New Ballast Water Initiative for Ships Calling Saudi Aramco Ports, Terminals

Starting from August 16, 2017, all ships from international waters will be required to provide a bal...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Belgium, France Asked to Remove Tax Exemptions for Ports

The European Commission has asked Belgium and France to abolish the corporate tax exemptions granted...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago