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Ports of Stockholm Halves Port Fees for Ferries

Sweden

Ports of Stockholm has halved port fees for ferries at all three of the company’s ports, aiming to ensure the continuous flow of shipping and the transport of goods between Sweden and its...

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Italian Ports Maintaining Regular Operations despite COVID-19

Italy

Italian ports are fully operational despite the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in the country which has taken claimed the lives of 5,476 people, making Italy the worst-hit country by the...

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Rotterdam: “Port is vital and operations continue 24/7”

Netherlands

The port of Rotterdam is and remains open for business, despite the far-reaching impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on society and the economy. That is Allard Castelein’s message for the...

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Nigeria: Port congestion worsens as customs halts barge operations

Nigeria

There are indications that vessel congestions will worsen at the Lagos seaports, as the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) placed ban on the usage of barges to convey containers in and out of the...

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Kalmar and Tanzania Ports Authority extend successful collaboration with new RTG order

Tanzania, United Republic of

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has been awarded a contract to supply Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) with a total of six Kalmar rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes for use at Dar es Salaam port. The order...

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Croatia's Rijeka port gets two bids for deep sea container terminal concession

Croatia (Hrvatska)

Rijeka - The operator of Croatia's Rijeka port said it has received two bids in a tender for awarding concession contract to develop, operate and manage the new Zagreb Deep Sea container terminal...

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Port of Antwerp 'remains operational'

Belgium

Belgian port is 'facing up to its responsibility' and is making it a 'priority' to keep the port fully operationalThe Port of Antwerp has said that despite the special measures announced by the...

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Golar Power to Develop LNG Import Terminal in Port of Suape, Brazil

Brazil

Golar Power Limited, a joint venture between Golar LNG and Stonepeak, has signed a Protocol of Intentions with the State Government of Pernambuco, a state of Brazil, to develop an LNG import...

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Vancouver, Tomakomai Ports Team Up to Promote LNG as Ship Fuel

Canada

Canadian Vancouver Fraser Port Authority and Japanese Tomakomai Port Authority have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to promote the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel and...

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Port of Rotterdam and DHG to build SMARTLOG warehouse

Netherlands

The Port of Rotterdam Authority and logistics real estate specialists DHG have agreed a deal to build an XXL warehouse complex on the Distripark Maasvlakte West in what will be the largest...

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Ports of Los Angeles, Nagoya renew collaboration to focus on sustainable operations

The US port of Los Angeles and Japan’s Nagoya port have penned a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to further collaborate on operational efficiency solutions and environmental...

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Goeyvaerts orders additional Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes

The Port of Terbeuzen and Port of Antwerp will both receive new eco-efficient Konecranes Gottwald Model 7 Mobile Harbor Cranes. Following an order placed at the the end of 2019 by Goeyvaerts-R bvba...

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Port Congestion: NPA Moves to Take over APM Operations

Nigeria

Barring any last-minute development, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) will this week take over the operations of AP Moller Terminals (APMT) after the expiration of the 30-day ultimatum given to...

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APM terminals to acquire equipment to tackle port congestion

Nigeria

Worried by congestion at the ports in Lagos, the management of APM Terminals Apapa yesterday disclosed that it has placed orders for more equipment to cope with the significant growth at the Lagos...

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Port of Rotterdam CEO Sees Slight Recovery in China Volumes

Netherlands

AMSTERDAM, March 9 (Reuters) – The number of container ships travelling from China to the port of Rotterdam seems to have recovered slightly, as coronavirus measures that had significantly curbed...