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U.S. questions COSCO’s takeover of Long Beach terminal

Cosco Shipping Ports inks deal to build $3bn port in Chancay, Peru

Cosco Shipping Ports Limited and Peruvian mining company Volcan have signed an agreement Monday in Lima to build the $3bn Chancay Multipurpose Port Terminal. The signing...

Osinbajo: No Nigerian should give bribe to clear goods at port 

Osinbajo: No Nigerian should give bribe to clear goods at port 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that there is no reason why any Nigerian should give bribe to law enforcement agents whether for obtaining drivers licenses,...

Singapore port records higher container volumes in April

The Port of Singapore recorded an increase in its container throughput in April over the year-ago period, while bunker sales went in the opposite direction and plunged...

2 seafarers die in South Korea tanker fire

Fire engulfs vessel in UAE port

A small cargo ship carrying vehicles and tires caught fire in Sharjah’s Port Khalid, United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday. A total of 13 Indian seafarers were...

German port begins e-trucking

German port begins e-trucking

German container hinterland logistics company Contargo put its first electronic truck (e-truck) into use in Duisburg Intermodal Terminal (DIT), a logistics hub of the...

Container volume hits 7m TEU at Port of New York and New Jersey

Port of New York, New Jersey handles record 1.8M TEU in Q1

The Port of New York and New Jersey is continuing with good results as it handled an all-time record of 1,800,000 TEU (20-foot equivalent units) during the first quarter...

Orient Overseas finds buyer for California port business

Orient Overseas finds buyer for California port business

Orient Overseas (International) Ltd found a buyer for its port business in California, fulfilling a pledge made to US regulators when China’s Cosco Shipping Holdings...

Customs gives ‘Strike Force’ powers to seize cargo inside port 

Customs gives ‘Strike Force’ powers to seize cargo inside port 

Clearing agents operating at the nation’s port have lambasted the Nigeria Customs Service over a new directive which has now given the Comptroller General Strike Force...

Chinese firm signs contract to build $135m port in Bulgaria

Chinese firm signs contract to build $135m port in Bulgaria

China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) has signed a $135.5 million Bulgaria port project construction contract with Logistic Center Varna EAD to jointly...

Yantian Express: Crew members evacuated from burning container ship

Fire-stricken Yantian Express to leave port early May

The fire-stricken containership Yantian Express should depart Freeport at the end of April/early May 2019, according to German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd. The 7,506...

APM Terminals Algeciras sets new port moves record

APM Terminals Algeciras sets new port moves record

APM Terminals Algeciras has hit a new Port Moves Per Hour (PMPH) record for a vessel berthed at Juan Carlos I berth.  On Monday, 25th of March, 187,82 PMPH were...

Customs to commerce electronic cargo tracking in 2019- Ali

Customs speaks on threat by agents to shut down port over multiple checks 

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has reacted to concerns raised by clearing agents operating at the nation’s ports over multiple customs checkpoint, which they said...