Panama Canal to Modify Its Tolls Structure

Containership Triton

Panama Canal's proposal comes with an "aim to better serve the global maritime industry."

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Moody's Upgrades Panama Canal's Long-Term Rating

panama canal

Moody’s upgrades the 20-year USD 450 million Senior Unsecured Bonds issued by the Panama Canal to A1 from A2.

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Video: Two Bulkers Collide in Panama Canal

Bulker collision

Panama Canal Authority looking into collision of two bulkers in front of Pedro Miguel locks.

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Panama Canal Authority Selects New Canal Administrator

Mr. Ricaurte Vasquez, the next Panama Canal Administrator

Panama Canal said Vasquez would succeed the current Administrator Jorge L. Quijano on September 4, 2019.

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Panama Canal Cuts Maximum Draft for Neopanamax Locks

LNG carrier transiting Panama Canal

Panama Canal Authority changing the maximum allowable draft for vessels transiting the Neopanamax locks.

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Video: Panama Canal's Main Milestones of 2018

Cruise ship transits Panama Canal

Take a look at the video for an overview of the main moments that marked 2018 at the Panama Canal.

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Panama Canal Wins 848 Mn in Arbitration Award

Panama Canal Authority

GUPC consortium to repay the Panama Canal Authority a total of USD 848 million in contract advance payments.

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Panama Canal Gets A Rating from Fitch for 3rd Year in a Row

LNG carrier transits the Panama Canal

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Panama Canal Authority’s 'A' investment grade rating for the third year in a row.

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S&P Boosts Panama Canal's Outlook to Positive

Panama Canal

Standard & Poor's revised its outlook on the Panama Canal from stable to positive.

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Quijano: We Have Had to Come Out of Our Shell

Jorge Quijano

WMN interviews Administrator of the Panama Canal, Jorge Quijano, anent 2nd anniversary of the canal's expansion.

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Panama Canal Ups Maximum Draft for Neopanamax Locks

Panama Canal

Panama Canal Authority has increased the maximum allowable draft for vessels transiting the Neopanamax locks.

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Panama Canal Sets New Monthly Tonnage Record

The Expanded Panama Canal set a new monthly tonnage record of 38.1 million tons (PC/UMS) in May 2018.

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Tensions Heat Up over Panama Canal Safety Dispute

Panama Canal tug pulling LNG carrier

The dispute between the Panama Canal Authority and its tugboat captains over safety issues at the canal is intensifying.

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Panama to Investigate ACP's Treatment of Tug Captains

Tug pulls LNG tanker Galea through Panama locks

Panama's government agency is to investigate the Panama Canal Authority’s treatment of tugboat captains.

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ITF Condemns ACP's Sanctions against Tug Captains

Tug pulls LNG tanker Galea through Panama locks

ITF: Captains are refusing to perform operations in the canal due to health and safety concerns.

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Panama Canal Authority to Sanction Tug Captains

Panama Canal tug boat pulling a containership

The Panama Canal Authority launched a process to sanction certain tug captains.

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Panama Canal to Tap into Potential of Brazilian Grain Export

The Panama Canal Authority wants to attract more grain shipments to the canal originating from northern Brazil.

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Quijano: 40 Pct of LNG Vessels Cancel Their Reserved Transit

Ships transporting LNG don't need more reservations at the Panama Canal, according to Jorge L. Quijano.

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ACP to Enable Alliances' Boxships to Swap Booking Slots

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) plans to allow swapping and substitution of booking slots between container ...

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Panama to Optimize Maritime Transport with New System

The Panama Maritime Authority (AMP) and the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) have joined forces to launch a new project ...

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Fitch Reaffirms Panama Canal's A Rating, Outlook Stable

International ratings agency Fitch Ratings affirmed the Panama Canal Authority’s (ACP) A investment grade ...

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