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Industry Sectors:Port & Logistics

Port & Logistics

The UK’s Mersey Estuary is to receive a £35m ($53m) dredging grant, Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne announced at a visit today.
A new wharf has been officially opened at APM-operated Monrovia Freeport, nine months ahead of schedule.
While at a more general level Hong Kong's recent port workers' strike, which lasted through the whole of April, may have showed up the city's growing social divide, for those…
Yesterday’s European Commission’s “Ports: an engine for growth” plan has come under fire yet again, this time by the European Transport Workers Federation.
Taiwan's main seaport Kaohsiung will add 611,000 teu of container handling capacity by 2018 following firm plans to expand a fourth container terminal.
Europe’s largest cargo handler and port industry association Deltalinqs have cried foul of European Commission plans to revamp the continent’s ports, dubbing the measures “extra bureaucracy”.
The European Commission has announced a new initiative to improve operations at 319 European seaports, and reduce congestion across the EU.
Singapore Shipping Corporation (SSC) has projected a $2m decline in income in the new 2014 financial year from vessel off-hire, but remains confident it will remain in the black.
Global terminal operator APM Terminals registered lower revenue and profit in the first quarter even as the volume of containers handled remained unchanged.
Port operator Cosco Pacific has agreed to dispose its entire 21.8% stake in container maker China International Marine Containers (CIMC) in a move to realign and rationalise its assets.