With one eye on industry shifts due to the changes in the key liner alliances, Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings is forecasting conservative container growth of between 1% and 5% this year, local media quoted ceo Ruben Emir Gnanalingam as saying.

MMC Group's Johor Port will boost cooperation with Indonesian state-owned port operator Pelindo IV after signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) earlier this month.

Container volumes increased by 3.2% in 2016 in Mexican ports according to figures published by the Mexican Secretariat of Communications and Transport, which oversees the port system.

A new marine simulator facility has opened its doors in Immingham, on the south bank of the UK’s Humber estuary, run by independent training organisation Modal Training.

Cosco Shipping Ports started the year on a good note with overall throughput rising 7% in January to 8.38m teu from 7.83m teu in the previous corresponding period.

The fire onboard the APL Austria was extinguished on Wednesday in the Port of Ngqura, South Africa.

Panama has registered an 8% increase in bunker sales volume for 2016 over the previous year, according to preliminary data from The Panama Maritime Authority (AMP).

A constant need for reassurance is one of the phenomena of our age. Stay in a hotel, communicate with your bank, have your car serviced and no sooner have you finished this commercial transaction and you will be invited to “rate your experience”. You may find this annoying, even insincere, but we are assured that it is because they are trying so hard to improve.

Containerised cargo moved by Panamanian ports fell 9.1% in 2016, the first time such a decrease has been recorded since the 2008 – 2009 economic crisis.

US East Coast ports have been investing heavily to serve containerships of up to 14,000 teu with the expansion of the Panama Canal that opened in late June last year – but have larger vessels come as had been hoped?

Page 1 of 67