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Global freight forwarding growth forecast

Ti analysis reveals full-year 2018 freight growth forecast of 4.1%, well below last year’s 8%, as 2017 restocking boom peters out.   Global freight forwarding growth...

Top 10 container ports around the world

Every day millions of cargo shipments travel from one port to another, connecting people and businesses all around the world. We tend to take...

Cambodia: Phnom Penh Port expansion set to boost Kingdom’s waterways shipping

The launch of the 2nd phase of the Phnom Penh Autonomous Port’s (PPAP) container terminal will boost the Kingdom’s waterway shipping through more trade...

Iran, India, Afghanistan sign transit agreement

TEHRAN: Iran, India and Afghanistan inked an agreement here Tuesday on the transit of goods via Iran's southeastern port city of Chabahar, Tehran Times reported. The...

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...

COSCO launches the largest container freight station in the Middle East

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited (“COSCO SHIPPING Ports” or “CSP”), a leading port operator in the world, on Dec. 10 held the inauguration ceremony for...

Freight traffic through the Northern Sea Route shot up

Freight transport through the Northern Sea Route has risen up more than four times over the past 5 years, according to Aleksandr Kalashnikov, head...

Is the E.U. capable to overcome the remits of custom formalities in ports?

ECSA and the World Shipping Council (WSC) welcome the adoption of a general approach on a proposal to bring together all reporting formalities associated...

Kenya to Revive National Shipping Line in Partnership With MSC

Kenya plans to revive a state-owned shipping line with the help of the Mediterranean Shipping Co., President Uhuru Kenyatta said. The Kenya National Shipping Line,...

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...