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Panama Canal, AMP Upgrade Maritime Single Window

VUMPA updates aim to improve accuracy of cargo declarations and risk assessments by Panamanian authorities.

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Panama Canal Handles Record Tonnage in 2019 Fiscal Year

Panama Canal

The waterway reached a volume of 469 million Panama Canal tons, a 6.2 percent rise from last year.

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Princess Cruises Vessel Opens Panama Canal's Cruise Season

Princess Cruises' vessel Island Princess

Island Princess' transit marked the beginning of what is expected to be a busy cruise season at the Panama Canal.

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Carnival Cruise Ship Damaged During Panama Canal Transit

Carnival Panama Transit

The ship came in contact with one of the locks.

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Panama Canal, Rotterdam Port to Promote International Trade

Port of Rotterdam

The parties would promote international trade between Europe and the West Coast of South America.

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Panama Okays Latest Tolls Structure Modifications

Panama Canal

Implementation dates for tolls applicable to certain segments were postponed until April and May 2020.

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New Administrator Takes the Helm at Panama Canal

Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales, new Panama Canal Administrator

Vásquez became the fourth Panamanian Administrator of the waterway.

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Panama Canal Gets A Rating from Fitch for 4th Year in a Row

Panama Canal

Panama Canal is "an underlying asset that is critical not only for Panama, but for international commerce," Fitch said.

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Panama Canal Reveals Speed Limits to Protect Whales

Whales

Ships are to sail at a speed of not more than 10 knots in specified areas from August 1 until November 30.

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Panama Canal, UN Environment to Jointly Fight Climate Change

Panama Canal

The parties signed a cooperation deal to join efforts on sustainable development and combating climate change.

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Panama Canal Gathers Feedback on Tolls Structure Proposal

panama-canal

On July 24, the Panama Canal held a public hearing on its tolls structure modifications proposal.

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Three Years: Expanded Panama Canal Exceeding Expectations

Panama Canal

Three years and over 6,000 Neopanamax transits later, the expanded canal continues to exceed expectations.

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Panama Canal Enhances Green Initiatives

panama-canal

The Panama Canal announces improvements to its Green Connection Environmental Recognition Program.

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Panama Canal Hosts Its Biggest Containership to-Date

Evergreen's maxi-Neopanamax Triton transits the expanded Panama Canal

The 369-meter-long Triton has set a new record in size and container cargo capacity in the Panama Canal.

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Panama Canal Welcomes Its Largest LNG Tanker to Date

The Panama Canal, Qatargas saved 10,000 tons of CO2 emissions compared to alternative routes.

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Expanded Panama Canal Allows More Transits of Propane, HGL

Panama Canal

Panama Canal led to more hydrocarbon gas liquids, especially propane, being shipped from US to Asia.

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Expanded Panama Canal Sees 6000th Neopanamax Transit

Panama Canal

Less than three years since its opening, the Panama Canal welcomes the 6,000th transit of a Neopanamax vessel.

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Biggest Ever Boxship to Transit Panama Canal in May

Containership Triton in the port of Hamburg

Panama Canal is scheduled to welcome its first 20-row containership, the Neopanamax Triton, on May 15.

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Expanded Panama Canal Marks 1,000 Days of Operations

Container vessel transiting the Panama Canal Cocoli Locks

The Expanded Panama Canal commemorated its 1,000th day in operation on March 22.

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Nakilat Eyes Q-Flex LNG Carrier Transits on Panama Canal

Nakilat LNG carrier

Nakilat is looking to send Q-Flex class LNG carriers through the Expanded Panama Canal.

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Panama Canal Joins GIA for Low Carbon Shipping

Panama Canal

The Panama Canal has joined the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) in an effort to support low carbon shipping.

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