US approves $20m grant for Boston port terminal upgrade

  The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) will receive a USD 20 million grant from the US…

US sanctions COSCO over Iran trade

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has sanctioned a total of six Chinese companies, including COSCO…

US West Coast ports warn Trump of negative effects of trade war

  The six largest US West Coast ports have sent a letter to President Donald Trump…

US retail imports to surge again ahead of more tariffs

Imports at major retail container ports in the U.S. reached unusually high numbers just before new…

ITF faults US’ plan to deny seafarers visa

  Global union, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), has blasted the US government for saying…

US imposes additional visa fees on Nigerians

  Effective worldwide on 29 August, Nigerian citizens will be required to pay a visa issuance…

US Port of Long Beach moves ahead with $870m rail project

The US Port of Long Beach has made progress with its $870m rail project to streamline…

UK to join US-led maritime security mission in Gulf

Britain said on Monday it was joining a U.S.-led maritime security mission in the Gulf to…

US asks ships to keep their AIS on

The United States wants all ships to keep their tracking transponders on to cut down on…

US, German companies form cement carrier alliance

Germany-based Baltrader and US-based United Bulk Carriers (UBC) have entered into a cooperation agreement to jointly…

MSC says it is not target of US MSC Gayane probe

Mediterranean Shipping Company informed that it is not the target of a U.S. investigation that was…

US: MSC Gayane subject to possible forfeiture

The Neopanamax containership MSC Gayane is “subject to a possible forfeiture” after U.S. authorities found almost…

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