Ports & Logistics

4 Apr 2024

MSC Boasts Largest Capacity for Reefer Containers

MSC solidifies its position as the leader in reefer container capacity, highlighting its dominance in the industry as the largest liner operator.

MSC Boasts Largest Capacity for Reefer Containers
4 Apr 2024

Port of Southampton Wraps Up Project to Widen Channel

The Port of Southampton in the UK has successfully completed a major project to widen the navigation channel in its Western Docks.

Port of Southampton Wraps Up Project to Widen Channel
4 Apr 2024

Berths Damaged at Hualien Port, Taiwan After Quake

The quake caused significant damage to Hualien port, affecting several docks particularly those designated for sand and bulk cargo unloading.

Berths Damaged at Hualien Port, Taiwan After Quake
3 Apr 2024

Direct Calls to Hong Kong Cancelled by Container Alliances

Major container shipping alliances are moving away from including Hong Kong as a primary port of call in their east-west trade routes.

Direct Calls to Hong Kong Cancelled by Container Alliances
3 Apr 2024

New Saudi Arabia & Sudan Feeder Service By Folk Maritime

Folk Maritime is set to launch a direct feeder service this April, creating a link between Port Sudan and the port of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.

New Saudi Arabia & Sudan Feeder Service By Folk Maritime
2 Apr 2024

Electric Passenger Vessel Launched by Pyxis in Singapore

On March 27, 2024, Pyxis unveiled its electric port passenger vessel, X TRON, during a launch event at Clifford Pier in Singapore.

Electric Passenger Vessel Launched by Pyxis in Singapore
28 Mar 2024

117 Hectare Wildlife Sanctuary Part of Harwich Port Expansion

Local authorities have given the green light for a 117-hectare wildlife sanctuary as part of the Bathside Bay project in Harwich, UK.

117 Hectare Wildlife Sanctuary Part of Harwich Port Expansion
28 Mar 2024

Port of Baltimore Marine Traffic Suspended Until Further Notice

US Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg highlights long-term effects on supply chains due to the indefinite closure of the Port of Baltimore.

Port of Baltimore Marine Traffic Suspended Until Further Notice
27 Mar 2024

Supply Chain Woe Could Be Caused by Baltimore Bridge Incident

Though Baltimore isn't among the top East Coast ports, it handles over one million containers annually, posing a risk of disrupting supply chains

 Supply Chain Woe Could Be Caused by Baltimore Bridge Incident
27 Mar 2024

Two Killed in Crane Collapse at Ulsan Container Pier

South Korean Ministry of Employment and Labor announces partial halt to reinforcement operations at Jeong Il Ulsan Container Terminal following an incident

Two Killed in Crane Collapse at Ulsan Container Pier
27 Mar 2024

Maersk Baltimore Port Calls on Hold for Time Being

Maersk Line operations involving five services that utilize the Port of Baltimore will be disrupted due to the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse.

Maersk Baltimore Port Calls on Hold for Time Being
27 Mar 2024

Strike Still Ongoing for Finnish Transport Workers' Union

The AKT stevedores, the transport workers union in Finland, along with other port-associated labor organizations, have declared the extension of their political strikes

Strike Still Ongoing for Finnish Transport Workers' Union
27 Mar 2024

February Data Shows Increase in Port of Oakland Imports, Exports

In February, the Port of Oakland witnessed a notable increase in container traffic, exceeding the figures from the same month the previous year.

February Data Shows Increase in Port of Oakland Imports, Exports
26 Mar 2024

Majority Stake in Gopalpur Port Purchased by Adani

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) of India has finalized a deal to acquire a 95% share in Gopalpur Port Limited.

Majority Stake in Gopalpur Port Purchased by Adani
25 Mar 2024

MSC Acquires 42% Stake in Logistics Specialist Clasquin

Maritime heavyweight MSC has, through its affiliate Shipping Agencies Services, agreed to purchase a 42% share in freight forwarding company Clasquin

MSC Acquires 42% Stake in Logistics Specialist Clasquin