Free Porn
xbporn
20.4 C
Hamburg
Sunday, July 21, 2024
Home Port News Port of Savannah reports new January container record

Port of Savannah reports new January container record

The Port of Savannah has set a monthly record in container volumes for the 18th consecutive month in January with 479,700 TEU proceeded, which is an increase of 4% year-on-year.

"The steps we have taken to add capacity have broken the logjam in global logistics for our customers and created jobs throughout the supply chain," said Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) executive director, Griff Lynch.

GPA has arranged a fifth pop-up container yard to grow further its capabilities, with the Port of Savannah now loading import containers for delivery to the 1.3 million m² CCX Yard in the city of Rocky Mount in North California, which is owned and operated by the railway company CSX.

Four other flexible pop-up facilities are located near manufacturing and distribution centres in Savannah, Atlanta, Statesboro and the Appalachian Regional Port, adding 410,000 TEU of additional container space, and reducing the amount of storage time at Garden City Terminal.

Meanwhile, the Savannah port's activity supported one job for every 10 TEU moved each year, or an additional 93,000 full and part-time jobs throughout Georgia in 2021, according to the most recent economic impact study by the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business.





Latest Posts

Global IT outage disrupts operations at European box terminals

A global IT outage, caused by a software update from American cybersecurity technology company CrowdStrike, has prompted disruptions in several European container terminals, including...

Houthis fire projectiles at CMA CGM-operated ship

The Houthis have attacked a container vessel operated by French shipping company CMA CGM. The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) said that it...

Construction works commence at Long Beach Pier B On-Dock Rail Support Facility

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg and officials from across the United States attended a groundbreaking ceremony for “America’s Green Gateway,” the Pier B...

CMA CGM announces new Africa peak season surcharges

French ocean carrier CMA CGM has announced new peak season surcharges to Africa, effective from 1 August. The Marseille-based box line will apply a new...

Updated: Two tankers on fire in Singapore after collision

Fire broke out after two tankers collided in Singapore waters today (19 July). The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) said that at...