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Posted: 14 days 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...

Categories:
  • Infrastructure
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 2 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...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 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: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 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: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 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: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 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...

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

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 5 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 2 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 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 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 2 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
Posted: over 3 years ago

Kalmar: Zero Accident Port is “a Mission Possible”

As the port industry strives to make the terminals of the future safe, cost efficient and fully auto...

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

PMO: USD 1 Trillion to Be Invested in Iranian Ports

Representatives of the Iranian Government have signed investment contracts with private entities wor...

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

Stevedores’ Strikes Block Brazilian Ports

On March 15, Brazilian stevedores organized an industrial action which affected port operations at a...

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

Mississippi Port Duo Deepens Ties with Cuba

Mississippi’s ports of Pascagoula and Gulfport signed deals with Cuba on February 20, with an ...

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

China Abolishes Regulation on Garbage Disposal from Ships

China’s Ministry of Transportation (MOT) has decided to abolish the regulation which requires ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Congressman Graves Named Chairman of Water Resources Subcommittee

Congressman Garret Graves was named Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommi...

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

BPA to Discuss Post-Brexit Vision for Ports with Gov’t

The British Ports Association (BPA) is planning to launch discussions with the UK government in an e...

Posted: over 3 years ago