APM Terminals in Gothenburg Hit by Strike

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The Swedish Dockworkers’ Union (Svenska Hamnarbetarförbundet, section 4) launched a 24-hour strike at APM ...

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Port of Turku, Neste Jacobs Looking into LNG Terminal Project

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Finish technology, engineering and project management provider Neste Jacobs has inked a contract with the Port of ...

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Moody’s Lowers Navios' Rating as Vale Scraps Iron Ore Deal

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Greek dry bulk shipping company Navios Maritime Holdings’ corporate family rating has been downgraded as ...

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Zenith Wraps Up Amsterdam Terminal Purchase

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Liquids and bulk terminaling company Zenith Energy has completed the acquisition of a liquids storage and handling ...

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Netherlands, Indonesia Forge Maritime Ties

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The Netherlands and Indonesia have signed a maritime collaboration agreement in an effort to strengthen ties in the ...

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Baltic Sea Cruise Ship Sewage Discharge to Be Banned by 2021

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By 2021, all International Maritime Organization (IMO) registered passenger vessels sailing in the Baltic Sea will ...

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DP World, P&O Maritime to Operate Limassol Port

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The Limassol port privatization process has reached another milestone as the Government of the Republic of Cyprus ...

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Maersk Line Heads to Sanctions-Free Cuba

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World’s largest container carrier Maersk Line is starting its first direct service from Ireland to Cuba following ...

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KPCL Adds New Maersk Salalah Service

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Danish container shipping major Maersk Line has launched a direct, weekly service from India’s deep ...

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Portugal’s Port of Lisbon Grinds to a Two-Day Halt

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All operations at Portugal’s port of Lisbon have been completely frozen since Wednesday as the ...

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Indonesian Ports Halt Coal Shipments to Philippines

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Indonesia is restricting shipping of coal to its neighboring Philippines following a rise in hijackings of its ...

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Poland’s DCT Gdansk Ends Three-Year Contract Dispute

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The Polish affiliated dockers’ union Solidarność has concluded a lengthy dispute with the Deepwater Container ...

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Urgent EU Action Needed on Container Weighting

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An urgent, coordinated action by national authorities regarding SOLAS container weighting rules is needed, urged ...

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Brunsbüttel Workers to Start 24-Hour Strike

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A 24-hour strike action at the German Brunsbüttel locks could cause some delays in vessel traffic during nighttime ...

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LNG Volumes Plunge at Port of Rotterdam

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The Dutch port of Rotterdam experienced a slight increase in the total volume of cargo handled during the first ...

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Dockworkers Strike at Patrick's Brisbane Terminal

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Employees at Australia’s Brisbane Autostrad Terminal, managed by port operator Patrick, launched a 48-hour ...

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Yildirim Targets US Ports in USD 10Bn Expansion Move

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Turkish port operator Yildirim Holding AS has set sights on the potential of the US ports, targeting Ports America ...

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NYK's Tanker Grabs Panama Canal's 1st Neopanamax Slot

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The first ship reservation for the Expanded Panama Canal was granted to a Neopanamax liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) ...

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HPH Trust’s Q1 Net Profit Soars amid Govt Refund

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The first quarter of 2016 seems to be off to an excellent start for Singapore-listed container port business trust ...

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Oregon LNG Terminal Project Shelved

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Developer of a proposed LNG export terminal facility on the Skipanon Peninsula in Warrenton, Oregon, the Oregon ...

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Three Bidders in the Race for Melbourne Port Sale

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Three bids have been submitted for the lease of the Port of Melbourne’s largest container shipping terminal, ...

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Terms of Chabahar Port Agreement Hammered Out

Terms of Chabahar Port Agreement Hammered Out

India, Afghanistan and Iran have finalized the text of the Trilateral Agreement on Transport and Transit Corridors, ...

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India Moves Forward with Establishment of Wadhavan Port

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Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) and Maharashtra Maritime Board have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) ...

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Port of Antwerp’s Dry Bulk Volumes Down in the Dumps

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The Belgian port of Antwerp saw a sharp drop of 17.9 percent in dry bulk volumes as it handled 2.9 million tonnes ...

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VIDEO: Ovation of the Seas Struts in Rotterdam

VIDEO Ovation of the Seas Debuts in Rotterdam

One of the largest cruise ships in the world, Ovation of the Seas, arrived at the Wilhelminapier in Rotterdam on ...

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Deutsche Bank Disposing of Maher Terminals USA

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Germany’s commercial and investment bank Deutsche Bank has reached an agreement with Macquarie Infrastructure ...

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