Port & Logistics

The key Swedish Port of Gothenburg saw its worst year ever for container volumes in 2017 due to prolonged labour issues, with the number of boxes moved plunging 19% to…
The supply chain is “the nirvana of blockchains” with many applications where they can be employed. According to Guardtime chief risk officer David Piesse, the key to making it successful…
Singapore-headquartered terminal operator PSA International saw a 9.8% increase in volume of containers it handled globally to 74.24m teu last year.
The Port of Hong Kong had a good last burst and regained the 20m teu mark for 2017 with a 5% rise in annual throughput to 20.76m teu from 19.81m…
Cosco Shipping Ports (CSP) ended the year on a high note with a 9% rise in throughput in December and 13% growth for the year overall.
As it looks to retain and build on its status as an international maritime centre Singapore has launched a transformation plan to drive innovation and connectivity with aim to grow…
Singapore container port handled 33.7m teu last year up 8.9% on 2016, however, volumes were still marginally lower than the record year of 2014.
Hutchison Ports kicked off its latest expansion phase at Port of Felixstowe, beginning construction of about 13 hectares of new paved container yard at the UK’s largest container port.
As more ports look to green operations, solutions such as the recently launched Wärtsilä HYTug concept are gaining acceptance and popularity.
Already hampered by heavy snowfall across wide swathes of the country last week which affected deliveries of key commodities such as thermal and coking coal and liquefied natural gas (LNG),…
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