Port & Logistics
Container carrier APL has renewed its terminal lease at Taiwan’s Kaohsiung port for another 10 years from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2027.
Commodities-focussed north China port operator Qinghuangdao Port reported good cargo throughput growth in the first nine months of the year, with overall throughput at its three terminals rising 30% to…
Dry bulk ship operators are calling for the wider vetting of the shipping industry with the focus on stakeholders, including charterers, port terminal operators and port state control.
DP World is to build a new 400 m berth at the port of Caucedo in the Dominican Republic.
Nearly all of the Port of Durban had reopened to marine operations by 4pm on Thursday, however, some issues remained with terminal handling equipment damaged in Tuesday’s storms.
Finland is looking to a future of electronic and autonomous pilots as Finnpilot Pilotage joins the One Sea autonomous maritime ecosystem.
The Port of Durban is expected to re-open at midday on Thursday after surveys to assess damage from Tuesday's storms that left three vessels grounded and sank a floating dock.
Ports having to deal with mega-vessels potentially have to face all the challenges but with little of the upside from any increase in call size.