Luxembourg-based shortsea specialist Compagnie Luxembourgeoise d’Navigation (CLdN) RoRo SA revealed plans to introduce a larger vessel on the Göteborg trade.
Port of Newcastle has become the first port in Australia or New Zealand to commit to meeting global environmental and sustainability standards as set by EcoPorts.
Singapore has announced two new initiatives intended to strengthen the region’s standing as a global maritime hub.
“The maritime sector, as one of the major sectors of the Iranian economy, is very influential on gross national income”, said the deputy of maritime affairs of the ports and maritime organization.
“Operation of 12 Gentry Cranes in Shahid Rajaee Port will increased the container capacity by 50%.” Said the Minister of Roads & Urban Development.
Qatar plans to order 60 liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers, Qatari Minister of Energy Saad bin Sherida Al-Kaabi unveiled at a summit held between Qatar and South Korea.
The Dutch Port of Amsterdam has launched a Cybersecurity Programme in an effort to increase the port community’s digital resilience.
Australian Port of Brisbane has announced the principal contractors for its AUD 158 million (USD 114.3 million) Brisbane International Cruise Terminal, paving the way for construction to begin in the coming months.
“The international conference on development of Chabahar with the aim of introducing operational capabilities and port development capacities and introducing potentials will be held on Feb. 26th, said Mohammad Rastad, Managing Director of Ports and Maritime Organization.
‘The second Liner ship arrived to Chabahar directly from the ports of India”,said Director General of Ports and Maritime of Sistan and Baluchistan Province.
“The capacity of the ports of the country was 19 million tons before the revolution, and today it is 234 million tons”, Said President Rouhani on the 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution.
The China Navigation Company (CNCo), a subsidiary of the Swire Group, has entered into an agreement with German shipping company Hamburg Süd to acquire the latter’s bulk shipping business.
Secretariat of Japan’s embassy in Iran visited this great harbor of the country with the aim of familiarizing with the advantages and capabilities of the complex of Imam Khomeini port.
The Port of Rotterdam Authority has launched a new financial scheme supporting projects intended to reduce the shipping sector’s CO2 emissions.
Port of Newcastle has become the first port in Australia or New Zealand to commit to meeting global environmental and sustainability standards as set by EcoPorts.
Earlier this month, Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) welcomed the largest container vessel to ever call a Vietnamese port.
India's government was announced to have set aside USD21 million in this year's budget as expenditure for the Iranian southeastern port of Chabahar growth.
A total of 200 foreign guests from 35 different countries have been invited to attend the Chabahar Day conference on Feb. 26th, Said the Director General of the agreements and market development of the Ports and Maritime Organization.
The Port of Fujairah, the only multi-purpose port on the East Coast of the UAE, and a major bunkering and energy hub, has decided to ban the use of open-loop scrubbers in its waters.
CEOs and directors of around 100 ports and harbours around the UK polled by the Shipping and Maritime practice of Odgers Berndtson, a global executive search firm, have disclosed a startling lack of readiness for the looming Brexit.
The impending IMO fuel deadline in 2020 is creating a dilemma for chemical tanker owners when it comes to selecting the solution to become compliant.
The Omani ambassador to Tehran said Sun. that the government and private sector of Oman are ready to invest in Iranian Chabahar region
India hopes that with land access, trade via Chabahar can jump from $2 billion now to $70 billion in just a few years
Economic and Investment Deputy of Chabahar Free Zone Organization announced the intention of 3 Afghan banks to open branches in Chabahar free zone.
During the previous year, Greece-based containership owner Costamare invested nearly USD 900 million in strengthening its fleet.
Swiss-based marine fuel treatment company Aderco reminded ship owners, ship managers and operators that they should already have started planning to comply with the IMO’s 2020 global sulphur cap.
Singapore has announced two new initiatives intended to strengthen the region’s standing as a global maritime hub.
With less than a year to go before the 2020 sulphur cap enters into force, the shipping industry is facing one of the biggest challenges in recent history with regard to selecting the path toward compliance.
Burning liquefied natural gas (LNG) as marine fuel on board a newbuild 14,000 TEU containership operating on an Asia-US West Coast (USWC) liner routing delivers higher return on investment on a 10-year horizon when compared to six fuel pricing scenarios, a study finds.
Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard, a part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation, has received a contract to construct 11 cargo carriers for Russia’s State Transport Leasing Company (STLC).
Hong Kong-listed port operator COSCO Shipping Ports has signed an official agreement with PSA Corporation Limited (PSA) for the addition of two new berths at the COSCO-PSA Terminal (CPT) in Singapore.
Dutch ship owner Holland Maas Scheepvaart Beheer II has paid a price tag of almost EUR 3 million (USD 3.4 million) for having beached a vessel for scrapping in India.
The introduction of automation in global transport will be evolutionary, rather than revolutionary and despite high levels of automation, qualified human resources with the right skill sets will still be needed in the foreseeable future, a new report produced by the World Maritime University finds.
“Container and petroleum products unloading and loading in the Chabahar port have increased by 61% and 81% respectively.” Director General of Ports and Maritime of Sistan and Baluchestan Province said.
Thanks to the establishment of a shipping line along Bombay, Mundra, Candela, Chabahar and Bandar Abbas ports, the first container ship with a capacity of 3700 TEU berthed at Shahid Beheshti port.
For the first time the liner shipping between Mumbai- Mundra- Kandla- Chabahar and Bandar Abbas ports, by entrance of 3700 TEU container ship in Shahid Beheshti port in Chabahar, was established.
Director of Ports and Maritime Affairs of Abadan announced a 47% increase in exports from Abadan, Arvandkenar and Chouebdeh Ports.
Pollution fines for vessels in Turkish waters have significantly increased, marine insurer West of England said.
Denmark has launched a new sectoral strategy for the shipping industry as part of the government’s cyber and information security strategy
ADNOC Logistics & Services (ADNOC L&S), the marine and logistics subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), said that it has reduced fuel consumption and carbon emissions by 23% across a fleet of 27 vessels.
The first export cargo from Afghanistan to India will be shipped through Chabahar within the Next Month using the TIR system.
Director General of Ports and Maritime Affairs of Mazandaran province announced the construction of a 25 Mega Watt power plant in the special economic zone of Noshahr with the participation of the private sector.
Germany’s shipbuilder MV Werften is expanding its design capacities with the acquisition of the Rostock-based Neptun Ship Design.
Members of the OCEAN Alliance, CMA CGM, COSCO Shipping Lines, OOCL and Evergreen, have signed documents to confirm the extension of the duration of OCEAN Alliance to ten years, until March 31, 2027.
With the countdown to January 1, 2020 well underway, signaling the impending entrance into force of the global sulphur cap, adoption of LNG as a marine fuel is set to accelerate, according to Peter Keller, Chairman of SEA/LNG Coalition.
India Times: Chabahar port and the north-south corridor have a distinct and significant role in establishing and developing India's trade relations with Afghanistan, Central Asia, and Uzbekistan in particular.
Director of Ports and Maritime office of Lengeh port announced an increase of 78 percent in non-oil transit, a 19 percent increase in safe passenger transport and an increase of 86 percent in container loading and unloading at ports in west of Hormozgan.
Amendments to the bunker delivery note entered into force on January 1, 2019, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) said.
The European Commission has proposed that Italy and Spain align their taxation of ports with State aid rules.
The global container terminal industry is expected to remain a very profitable business in 2019, with its throughput set to exceed 800 million TEU generating an EBITDA worth over USD 25 billion, according to UK-based shipping consultancy Drewry.