Cosco Pacific Increases Profit Despite Weaker Euro

Cosco Pacific Increases Profit Despite Weaker Euro

Hong Kong-based container terminal operator Cosco Pacific Limited, part of Cosco Group, saw a 5% dip in revenue ...

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NYK Ships First Cars from New Pipavav RoRo Terminal

NYK Ships First Cars from New Pipavav RoRo Terminal

The first consignment comprising 1,380 new Figo Aspire vehicles produced at a plant of Ford India in Sanand, ...

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Erika Closes Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico Ports

Tropical Storm Erika Closes Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico Ports

The U.S. Coast Guard set Port Condition ZULU at midnight local time Wednesday for all the ports in the U.S. Virgin ...

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Petrobras Fuel Tank Blast Kills Two Workers

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Two workers were killed in an explosion on Wednesday, August 26, at a fuel-unloading terminal used by a unit of ...

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Port and Government Officials Probed over Tianjin Blasts

Port and Government Officials Probed over Tianjin Blasts

Chinese prosecutors have started investigations against eleven current and former government and port officials for ...

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Hunger Strike at APMT Mumbai Ends

APMT Mumbai

A hunger strike at Gateway Terminals India (GTI) Mumbai that lasted for 17 days has come to an end after management ...

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Spotted: Sakhalin Enters 1K Club

The offloading of 1000th LNG cargo from Prigorodnoye port

Sakhalin Energy, the operator of Russia’s first LNG plant, offloaded the 1000th standard cargo of liquefied ...

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DP World’s Earnings Up by 22 Pct

DP World's  Earnings Up by 22 Pct

Global marine terminal operator DP World reported strong financial results from its global portfolio of marine ...

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G6 Starts Gothenburg Calls

G6 Starts Gothenburg Calls

The G6 alliance of container lines has started calling at Port of Gothenburg today through a new weekly direct ...

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Euro Dockworkers Tackling Overcapacity, Automation Threats

Hamburg-Le Havre Dockworkers Tackling Overcapacity and Automation Threats

The combined unions of dockworkers in Germany, Netherlands, France, United Kingdom and Belgium as well as the ...

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Irish Shipping and Port Activity Up by 3 Pct

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Shipping and port activity in the Republic of Ireland rose by 3% in the second quarter of 2015 when compared to the ...

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HPA: Email Layoffs Preceded by Extensive Consultation

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Hutchinson Ports Australia (HPA) said in a clarification that the recent laying off of 87 staff via text messages ...

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Crewtoo: Seafarers Dread Port Calls

Seafarers Dread Port Calls

Seafarers sometimes fear port calls because of the increase in workload caused by the many audits and inspections ...

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One Dead, Three Injured in Floating Dry Dock in Livorno

One Dead, Three Injured in Floating Dry Dock in Livorno

One person died and three were injured after the research vessel Urania suddenly heeled portside and listed some 30 ...

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Dangling Tender Boat Keeps Costa Mediterranean in Montenegro

Dangling Tender Boat Keeps Costa Mediterranea in Montenegro

A Costa Cruises ship was forced to reshuffle its itinerary and stay in Kotor, Montenegro, after one of its tender ...

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Tianjin Port’s Insured Loss Likely to Exceed USD 1.5Bn

Tinajin Port Insured Loss to Reach Up to USD 1.5bn

The total insured loss at Tianjin port, following the two blasts that ripped through the port on August 12th, has ...

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Singapore’s Bunker Prices Plunge

Singapore's Bunker Prices Plunge

The world’s biggest bunkering port Singapore has recorded a major fall in prices of heavy fuel oil closing in ...

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Townsville and Quinzhou Sign Sister Port Agreement

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Australia’s state-owned Port of Townsville and the Port of Qinzhou in China have signed a sister port ...

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Abengoa Wins Deal to Build Port Terminal in Uruguay

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A consortium led by Spanish multinational corporation Abengoa has been awarded the construction of the new port ...

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Mega Boxships, Rising Demand Fueling Port Investment Race

Mega Boxships and Rising Demand Trigger Port Investment Race

Rising global container port demand and ever larger vessels are driving terminal operators to make significant ...

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Spotted: World’s Largest Car Carrier in Rotterdam

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The world’s largest car carrier, Hoegh Target, made her maiden voyage to Rotterdam, The Netherlands on August ...

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Port of Oakland Sets Conditions for Full Saturday Operations

Port of Oakland Sets Conditions for Full Saturday Operations

The Port of Oakland wants Saturday operations at its marine terminals, but first a labor shortage that has slowed ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (17-21 of August)

Readers’-Picks

Update 2: Tianjin Port Disaster Claims 112 Lives, 95 Missing Rescue crews have found 112 bodies, with 95 people ...

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Four New Fires Hit Tianjin Port

Four new fires hit tianjin port

Four new fires have erupted at the Tianjin port blast site in China, according to Xinhua news agency. The fires ...

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OpenIJ Wins Amsterdam Sea Lock Deal

Consortium OpenIJ Wins Ijmuiden Lock Deal

Rijkswaterstaat, the Dutch Highways and Waterways Agency, has officially awarded the construction of the new ...

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South Carolina Ports Post Higher Earnings

South Carolina Ports

South Carolina Ports Authority reported 2015 fiscal year-end operating earnings of USD 30.4 million and revenues of ...

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MISC Unlocks USD 830m from VTTI B.V. Stake Divestment

MISC Offloads 50 Pct Stake in VTTI B.V.

Malaysia International Shipping Corporation Berhad (MISC Berhad) and its wholly-owned subsidiary MTTI Sdn. Bhd. ...

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