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Paranaguá container terminal increases berth draft

TCP, the company that manages the Paranaguá Container Terminal in Brazil, increased its berth draft from 12.3 to 13 meters. With the approval of Portos...

Mwani Qatar reports more than 117,000 TEU in July

Mwani Qatar handled more than 117,000 TEU in July, according to a Twitter post. In particular, 117,317 TEU were moved through Mawani Qatar ports...

Traffic restrictions cause congestion concerns for carriers at Nhava Sheva

Maersk Line has reported a slowdown in truck flows in/out of India’s Nhava Sheva Port/JNPT as a result of new traffic restrictions imposed by...

SM Line ups capacity on North American west coast service

Gwangyang, South Korea’s second-busiest container port, is anticipating greater export flows to the North American west coast after SM Line decided to deploy larger...

Supply chains backed up on US East Coast, but free flowing pockets remain

Several major container ports on the US East Coast are experiencing elevated levels of congestion, but a few remain relatively free flowing and uncongested. As...

Maersk’s CRX service connects DP World Southampton with Central America

Maersk's Costa Rica Express (CRX) service will make its first call at DP World Southampton, giving Central American fruit suppliers access to the UK...

Port of New York and New Jersey sets new container imbalance fee to minimise congestion

The Port of New York and New Jersey will implement a new quarterly container imbalance fee for ocean carriers as part of the seaport's...

Port of Newcastle welcomes new mobile harbour cranes

Two Liebherr mobile harbour cranes have arrived at the Port of Newcastle, helping it unlock commercial opportunities within regional and rural NSW, support local...

MPA and Port of Rotterdam to create the world’s largest green and digital corridor

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Port of Rotterdam have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to create the world's...

AD Ports Group and Hutchison Ports ink collaboration MoU

AD Ports Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hutchison Ports to identify joint investment and business opportunities related to catering, logistics...

South African ports enlist help of private sector to become “greener”

South Africa’s Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has announced a Request for Information (RFI), inviting private sector participants to submit project proposals to introduce...

Porto Itapoá launches last mile delivery service

A new warehouse and a last-mile transport service starts in Porto Itapoá (Brazil), offering customers increased flexibility and efficiency and lower operating costs. The above...

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High speed and compromised manoeuvring caused Milano Bridge accident

The container ship Milano Bridge had failed to slow down as it attempted to berth in Busan New Port on 6 April 2020, causing...

Singaporean state investment firm Temasek mum on PIL bailout

The Singapore government’s investment company Temasek Holdings is remaining tight-lipped on market talk that it may take a stake in embattled liner operator Pacific...

Chinese shipyards win giant container ship order

Chinese shipyards will build six 24,232TEU containerships, the largest in the world as of today, that the Bank of Communications Financial Leasing (Bocomm Leasing)...

MSC Rosa M damages Mumbai crane

The 14,000TEU MSC Rosa M has hit and seriously damaged a crane at the DP World terminal in Nhava Sheva, NSIGT in Mumbai, while...

Taking the personal view for crew working on container shipping

Philip Eastell – Founder of Container Shipping Supporting Seafarers – describes the personal side of container operations at a time when crew, affected by...