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West Coast Longshore Workers Ratify Contract Extension

West Coast longshore workers at 29 ports in California, Oregon and Washington have officially ratified a three-year ...

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Larger Ships to Be Port of Oakland's New Normal

The trend of larger ships calling at the Port of Oakland recorded during the first half of 2017 is expected to ...

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Dalian Port Merges Container Terminal Facilities

Dalian Port (PDA) Company Limited revealed that its subsidiary Dalian Container Terminal Company inked deals to ...

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Essar Ports to Develop Coal Terminal in Mozambique

India’s port company Essar Ports has signed a 30-year concession agreement with the Government of Mozambique ...

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Control Measures Planned in Xiamen Bay during BRICS Summit

Temporary restrictions are being introduced on the sulfur content of fuel used and the movement of vessels carrying ...

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Dockers in Indonesia on Strike

Dockers unions in Indonesia are striking and protesting as they want better working conditions, the International ...

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AMSA Bans Bulker from Australian Ports

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned the Bahamas-flagged bulk carrier MV Rena from entering ...

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EC Clears Acquisition of Belgium's PSA DGD

The European Commission has approved the joint acquisition of Belgian container terminal operator PSA DGD by Swiss ...

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Maersk Line Returns to Wellington

Danish container shipping giant Maersk Line has decided to resume its weekly container shipping service to ...

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New Ballast Water Initiative for Ships at Saudi Aramco Ports

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

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Questionnaire Released for CIC on Navigation Safety

The Paris Memorandum of Understanding (Paris MoU) has published a questionnaire for the forthcoming port state ...

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Fitch Upgrades DP World’s Rating

Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World has seen its Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) upgraded to BBB+ ...

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Tilbury2 Consultations Completed for New Port on the Thames

UK’s Port of Tilbury has completed the statutory consultation process on its proposals to build a new port ...

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Chinese Players Lead M&As in Port Sector

The outlook for global container port demand growth is now more optimistic and Chinese players are on the ...

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ILWU Members Support Contract Extension with PMA

A majority of US West Coast longshore workers at 29 ports in California, Oregon and Washington have agreed to a ...

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Spotted: Port Houston's Cranes Start Their Journey

Three new super post-panamax cranes are currently being shipped aboard the heavy lift vessel ZHEN HUA 13 toward ...

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Ports of LA, Long Beach Looking for Cleaner Technologies

The Port of Long Beach, in partnership with the Port of Los Angeles, has released a request for proposals seeking ...

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H1 Volumes Rise at Northwest Seaport Alliance

The fourth-largest container gateway in North America, the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) witnessed its ...

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Belgium, France Asked to Remove Tax Exemptions for Ports

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

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NTB Aims for Production Upgrade with New Terminal System

North Sea Terminal Bremerhaven GmbH & Co. (NTB) has upgraded from Navis Express to the N4 terminal system in an ...

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MBTL a Step Closer to Coal Export Terminal

Bulk materials port operator Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview (MBTL) has obtained its first permit needed for the ...

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NY & NJ Remains Busiest East Coast Port

Cargo volumes in the Port of New York and New Jersey are on record pace for 2017 as the first six months of this ...

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Port of Gdansk Handles Record Transshipments

Polish Port of Gdansk Authority recorded the best result in its history in terms of transshipments during the first ...

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Campbell Shipping Hires ISS for Husbandry Services

The Bahamas-based Campbell Shipping has entered into a global husbandry representation contract with Inchcape ...

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CMPort to Develop Sri Lanka's Hambantota Port

State-owned China Merchants Port Holdings (CMPort) is set to invest up to USD 1.12 billion in the development, ...

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Consortium Inks Kribi Container Terminal Concession Deal

A consortium, comprising French and Chinese companies, officially signed a concession agreement for the container ...

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