The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN) is develop a global index for the level of corruption in ports through a partnership with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (MOFA).
Two Latin American subsidiaries of International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) were recently given the international seal of fair logistics for ensuring transparent and competitive services for both customers and port users.
China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) announced that, China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), a subsidiary of CCCC, is to invest in the Laem Chabang Port Phase 3, terminal F project in Thailand.
Adriatic Gate Container Terminal (AGCT), the Croatian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) at the Port of Rijeka, is set to realise a comprehensive expansion plan in the period up to mid-2020.
Ningbo-Zhoushan port launched the second phase construction project of Dapukou container terminal at Jintang port area to build three of the five new container berths, including one 100,000 tonnes-class container berth and two 70,000 tonnes-class berths.
A Cosco Shipping mega-containership has become the largest to call in Saudi Arabia.
Puerto Coronel has begun the operation of high capacity electric forklift cranes, becoming the first port terminal in Chile to incorporate that equipment.