Industry Sectors:Port & Logistics

Port & Logistics

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.
Just 12% of maritime leaders surveyed by Sea Asia 2017 are utilising big data, despite the benefits they believe it can bring.
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).
Port of Hamburg has announced positive results for 2016, boosted by a strong second half of the year. 
The world’s first purpose built LNG bunkering vessel the - ENGIE Zeebrugge - has been delivered by Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC).
Saudi logistics firm Bahri has signed a contract with Saudi Rail Company (SAR) to provide transportation and shipping services from around the world as well as customs clearance support. 
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