Tuesday, August 21, 2018

President Kennedy Makes Maiden Vessel Call at Yokohama

On 21 July, APL, together with the Yokohama Port and Habour Bureau and Yokohama-Kawasaki International Port Corporation celebrated the maiden arrival of President Kennedy...
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Free trade agreement between European Union and Japan: Repercussions for the Port of Hamburg?

The European Union (EU) has signed its largest-ever free trade agreement. This aims to boost the economies of the EU and Japan. For instance,...

China’s maritime department advises of unexploded ordinance off Lianyungang port

A Chinese maritime safety department has advised ships to stay clear from a specific area off the busy port of Lianyungang where an unexploded...

NEW VEHICLE TERMINAL ANNOUNCED AT THE PORT OF SOUTHAMPTON

Construction of a new vehicle terminal has been announced at the Port of Southampton, as the latest phase a £50 million investment by ABP. The...

MPA Renews MoU with Port of Rotterdam Authority

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and Port of Rotterdam Authority (PoR) renewed their Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in Information...

APL Adds New Iraq Port Call to Gulf Asia Express 2 service

APL today announced that the Gulf Asia Express 2 (GA2) service will soon be calling the port of Umm Qasr. The service will also...

UAE-backed Haftar in takeover of Libya’s oil ports

Officials from the United Arab Emirates have been involved in secret talks with renegade Libyan General Khalifa Haftar to facilitate the export of oil...

Wary of high gas prices, Essar to go slow on plan to build LNG...

With natural gas prices shooting up globally, Essar Ports is going slow on its plans to build liquefied natural gas terminals at the Hazira...

Mike Wilson to Receive CII Connie Award in December 2018; Roy Schleicher to Be...

Luncheon to be held December 10, 2018 at Renaissance Hotel Michael (Mike) Wilson, Senior Vice President of Business Operations for Hamburg Sud North America, has...

PORT OF LOS ANGELES MOVES 723,141 TEUs IN JUNE, SURPASSES 9.1 MILLION TEU...

The Port of Los Angeles processed 723,141 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in June, nearly on par – a dip of 1.1 percent – with...