The Panama Maritime Authority (AMP) and the Port of Hamburg in northern Germany signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement on strategic cooperation last Tuesday.
The final day of Marintec South America 2017 highlighted some of the major developments taking place in Brazil’s maritime industries and the international impact these will have.
Philippines port operator Asian Terminals Inc (ATI) is well on track to matching its record breaking throughput of over 1m teu at its main Manila South Harbour terminal last year, with volumes for the first six months already reaching 550,00 teu, the company said in a stock market announcement.
Cosco Shipping Ports (CSP) posted strong growth across the board in July, with volumes rising 17% to 7.7m teu from 6.5m teu in the previous corresponding period.
In the Summer of Trump, there have been mixed signals on funding for “all things infrastructure” in the US, among other things.
Seattle-based SSA Marine has been appointed terminal operator for Georgia’s new deepsea container terminal Anaklia after signing an agreement with Anaklia Development Consortium (ADC).
Malaysian conglomerate Sime Darby is beefing up its capabilities in China, launching a liquid terminal at its Weifang Sime Darby Port, local media reported.