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07/29/2021, 08:35 am

The Moroccan government will sell a 35% strategic stake in the Societe d’Exploitation des Ports, the country’s national port and terminal operator, known as Marsa Maroc, to Tanger Med for approximately 5.48 billion MAD ($600 million). In a stateme...

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07/29/2021, 08:32 am

Two container terminals at Port Houston have halted operations following a “major” failure of storage devices at the port. Executive Director Roger Guenther said the port experienced a failure of the storage devices supporting all applications at ...

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07/29/2021, 08:23 am

HMM PSA New-port Terminal (HPNT) has developed Korea’s first automatic container seal dispenser. The ‘seal’ is a tool that acts as a lock on the door of a shipping container. The trailer drivers must receive the seal after picking up the empty ...

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07/29/2021, 08:18 am

DP World’s two UK ports handled record volumes in 1H 2021 driven by new services and strong throughput from customers. Between January and June 2021, DP World’s smart logistics hub at London Gateway saw throughput of 888,000 TEU, a more than 23% i...

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07/28/2021, 08:34 am

DP World’s gross container volumes increased by 17.6% year-on-year (YoY) in Q2 as traffic jumped in all regions, which it attributed to its beneficial cargo owners (BCO)-focused supply chain strategy and strong growth in India. In a statement, the...

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07/28/2021, 08:32 am

Petrolesport (PLP), a subsidiary of Global Ports Group, has installed a video surveillance system on its ship-to-shore (STS) gantry cranes as part of efforts to improve visibility and safety of container handling. Each of the six STS cranes at PLP...

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07/28/2021, 08:24 am

The national operator of South Africa’s ports has declared force majeure following an IT outage which has heavily impacted operations. Transnet SOC Ltd (Transnet) announced on 23 July that its container terminals had been struck by disruption to i...

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07/27/2021, 09:25 am

The Port of Savannah has moved 5.3 million TEU for first time in its history as cargo volumes grew by 20% year-on-year (YoY) in financial year (FY) FY2021, according to the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA). In a statement, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp...

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07/27/2021, 09:16 am

APM Terminals Mobile is targeting Asia to US Midwest import cargo with daily departures using five class 1 railroads that offer further potential to access the US heartland. Freight operator CN has rail car and locomotive capacity to help speed ca...

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