Ports & Logistics

1 day ago

US Transportation Secretary Breaks Ground at Port of Long Beach

Pete Buttigieg visits Port of Long Beach to initiate a $1.5B railyard expansion project, which will increase the port's rail cargo capacity.

US Transportation Secretary Breaks Ground at Port of Long Beach
1 day ago

Indonesian Authorities Seize 106kg of Crystal Methamphetamine

On Saturday, July 13th, Indonesian authorities confiscated 106 kg of crystal methamphetamine aboard the landing craft Legend Aquarius.

Indonesian Authorities Seize 106kg of Crystal Methamphetamine
2 days ago

Port of Long Beach Hits Record-Breaking June

In June, dockworkers and terminal operators processed 842,446 TEUs, representing a 41.1% increase compared to the same month last year.

Port of Long Beach Hits Record-Breaking June
2 days ago

La Niña Set to Impact Global Shipping Trade Patterns

Meteorologists from various countries have concluded that the weather phenomenon known as La Niña is expected to impact as early as next month.

La Niña Set to Impact Global Shipping Trade Patterns
4 days ago

Maersk Introduces Shipping Route Between China & Bangladesh

In response to growing trade demands, particularly in the retail sector, Maersk has launched a new shipping route between China and Bangladesh.

Maersk Introduces Shipping Route Between China & Bangladesh
4 days ago

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Expands with New Yard in Jingjiang

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding, China's largest privately owned shipbuilder, is expanding its operations by developing a new yard in Jingjiang City.

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Expands with New Yard in Jingjiang
5 days ago

Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique Sign Rail & Port Project Deal

Landlocked Botswana, with the third-largest coal reserves in Africa, is exploring a potential new export route via Mozambique and Zimbabwe

Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique Sign Rail & Port Project Deal
11 Jul 2024

$73M Rail Expansion Project Finished at Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles has completed a rail expansion project aimed at enhancing cargo flow, cutting emissions, and improving roadway safety.

$73M Rail Expansion Project Finished at Port of Los Angeles
11 Jul 2024

Strike Action at German Ports of Hamburg & Bremerhaven

Negotiations between terminals and unions have been ongoing for several weeks, leading to strikes by union members at Hamburg and Bremerhaven.

Strike Action at German Ports of Hamburg & Bremerhaven
11 Jul 2024

Parks and Recreation Month Celebrated at Port of San Diego

On July 9, the Board of Port Commissioners approved a resolution supporting Parks and Recreation Month, as stated in a press release.

Parks and Recreation Month Celebrated at Port of San Diego
9 Jul 2024

Self-Imposed 6-Year Deadline for Panama Canal Reservoir Project

The Panama Canal Authority has set a six-year timeline to complete the construction of a massive $1.6 billion reservoir along the Indio River.

Self-Imposed 6-Year Deadline for Panama Canal Reservoir Project
8 Jul 2024

Healthy Profits & Revenue Reported by Piraeus Port Authority

Piraeus Port Authority announced the successful conclusion of its Annual General Meeting of shareholders, held on July 4 2024 via teleconference.

Healthy Profits & Revenue Reported by Piraeus Port Authority
8 Jul 2024

North American Port Strike Possibility Worries Supply Chain

The threat of port strikes throughout North America, including Canada, continues to cause concern within already strained supply chains.

North American Port Strike Possibility Worries Supply Chain
8 Jul 2024

Yang Ming Achieves Biofuel Bunkering Landmark in South Korea

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation revealed its vessel YM Together has become the first foreign-flagged ship in South Korea to use biofuel.

Yang Ming Achieves Biofuel Bunkering Landmark in South Korea
5 Jul 2024

Cargo Fire Breaks Out on Bulk Carrier Docked in German Port

On July 2, a fire broke out in one of the cargo holds of the bulk carrier Captain Ravi while it was docked at the Port of Brake in Germany.

Cargo Fire Breaks Out on Bulk Carrier Docked in German Port