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Mediterranean ports set a new record in containers throughput

500% boost in containers throughput from Mediterranean ports has been noted during the last 20 years. According to a recent research held by the Italian...

Long Beach Container Terminal: Middle Harbor Final Phase on Track

Final 112 acres of greenest terminal under construction The third and final phase of the Middle Harbor Terminal Redevelopment Project is underway and on track...

A new era of competitiveness for Aqaba

The Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT) in Jordan is making strong progress in its transformation into a transport and logistics hub for the Levant region....

World’s first electric container barges to sail from European ports this summer

Dubbed the ‘Tesla of the canals’, the unmanned vessels will operate on Dutch and Belgian waterways, vastly reducing diesel vehicles and emissions The world’s first...

Port development project in Angola

Toyota Tsusho Corporation (“Toyota Tsusho”) has signed a contract with the Ministry of Transports of the Republic of Angola for the comprehensive development of...

As of 2020 costs for oversea freight transportation of natural stone could go up

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has established that the maximum sulfur content in fuel must be reduced sharply Oversea transportation of shipping containers is on...

Indian ports improve country’s World Bank ranking

As per the World Bank report 2019 on Ease of Doing Business, India has taken a huge leap of 23 ranks from 100 in...

Piraeus, the fastest growing port in the world

The port, a key node in Beijing's Belt and Road network is being transformed into a significant transit hub for rapidly growing trade between...

Singapore issues a new $795mn contract to transform its port

Singapore has issued a $795mn contract to Japanese firm Penta-Ocean Construction and Bachy Soletanche Singapore in a new joint venture. The project will see the...

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...