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Containers

Annual container volumes increased by 8% to 1.4m teu at Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Port in 2016, according to newly released figures.
Cosco Shipping Ports (CSP) ended the year on a high note, with a 10.5% rise in December overall throughput to 8.4m teu, driven by stellar 72.1% growth at its overseas…
The Manila container terminal of International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) saw box throughput touched a record high of 2m teu for the period of 1 January to 6 December…
Orient Overseas International Ltd (OOIL), parent of Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) would make the perfect bride for another M&A deal in boxshipping according to Drewry but a hefty premium…
Following its re-entrance into the Iranian market three months ago, Maersk Line has added another feeder call from the UAE by taking slots from Interworld Shipping Agency.
Container terminal operator PSA International saw its global container volumes rise 5.5% in 2016 driven by its business outside of its homebase Singapore, and its expects this year to remain…
The advent of the internet in the 1990’s, and the ascendancy of social media in the 2000’s, has shifted the platform for expertise on maritime subjects.
Container throughput at the port of Singapore has come up to 30.9m teu in 2016, similar to 2015 amid challenges of poor global economic conditions and lower trade volumes.
Terminal operator DP World is looking to invest up to $1bn in India in the coming years with a focus on developing infrastructure around existing ports, according to the group’s…
Malaysia has come up with another ambitious port project, this time possibly funded with Chinese money. Local media reported that a MYR200bn ($44.6bn) port-industrial city project is being planned on…