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New container terminal in Africa is almost complete

Sea sounds and splashing waves greet a docking ship at Walvis Bay, where cranes are ready to offload and place heavy containers from the...

New US$490M Asian port will open extra container trade and tug requirements

Tug services will be required in Timor Leste once a major new port is built in the nation in the next three years. Bolloré Ports...

Rail infrastructure for all Nigeria ports

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, September 17 2018, gave a directive for the provision of rail infrastructure at all the ports in the country...

Piraeus Port Authority signs Memorandum of Understanding with Guangzhou Chinese port

Another important strategic partnership was founded on September 12, with the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) SA...

Ports Set Volume Records as Shippers Rush to Have Goods Processed Before Tariffs Bite

Some of the nation’s largest ports keep setting new records for cargo volumes, as trade tensions between the United States and some of its...

Canada-EU deal boosts Montreal’s container volume

The free trade deal between Canada and the European Union has boosted container shipping and prompted a hiring spree at the docks, Montreal port...

Belt and Road Initiative energizes Spanish ports

Looking out of the windows of his office near the Port of Valencia, Spain, Sun Kai can clearly see the huge "arms" of bridge...

U.S. Port Infrastructure Construction on the Rise

Strange as it might seem, the threat of administration-imposed tariffs has not slowed investment in America’s ports. The extremely large megaships are coming through...

The new “Silk Road” directs attention to freight trains

The China-Europe freight rail service network, a crucial part of the “Belt and Road Initiative”, has expanded rapidly, reaching 10,000 trips. Sunday's arrival of freight...

Maersk launches container ship on Arctic Circle

World’s first container ship to sail through North Sea Maersk Line launches the first container ship on an Arctic route over the top of Norway...