Industry Sectors:Port & Logistics

Port & Logistics

Svitzer, provider of towage and marine related services, has signed a contract with Sanmar to purchase a newbuild 80-tbp escort tug for operations in the UK port of Southampton.
China’s Tianjin Port Development Holdings has improved its annual net profit on the back of increased container and cargo volumes handled at Tianjin port.
DP World’s chairman and ceo has met with President of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela to explore logistics and industrial parks and other opportunities related to the Panama Canal expansion.
Global container volumes bounced back to grow 4% in the fourth quarter of 2016 according to analyst Alphaliner.
Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime Corp has signed a multi-year stevedoring and terminal services agreement with Penn Terminals in Eddystone, Pa., to accommodate the company’s weekly Northeast container shipping service to and…
DP World will continue to drive forward with its global expansion plans, despite challenging market conditions and the possibility of protectionist policies from US President Donald Trump.
China has penalised a foreign ship for burning bunker fuels with sulphur content of over 0.5% in the country’s designated Emission Control Areas (ECAs), according to a recent circular by…
The North of England P&I Association has warned of bunker quantity shortchange even through the use of mass flow meters (MFM) and encouraged receiving vessel to continue to take soundings…
The Dubai-based global port operator DP World has announced stronger than expected financial results, having achieved $1.13bn net profit in 2016, a 28% increase on $883m profit in 2015.
Close to nine months after the inauguration of the expanded Panama Canal the 1,000th neo-panamax vessel has transited the waterway.