With freight rates hovering around historic lows, liners have tried to find savings wherever possible.
21 Jun 2016
Liberia’s Port of Monrovia implemented a new port navigation system.
15 Jun 2016
South Africa plans to invest billions in its ports to meet rising demand.
06 Jun 2016
The Suez Canal has extended and deepened discounts to container lines.
03 Jun 2016
Philippine-based International Container Terminal Services Inc. has said when it will open a new terminal in the Congo, the first phase of a global expansion planned for this year.
02 Jun 2016
DP World has signed a “term sheet” with the government of Somaliland to invest hundreds of millions of dollars.
23 May 2016
Several world regions seem to have planned much more container terminal capacity than needed for the coming decades.
11 May 2016
APM Terminals announced Wednesday it will provide container weighing services at 29 locations across its global network to ensure a smooth transition to an international regulation that comes into force on July 1.
08 Apr 2016
African countries face the daunting challenge of securing continuous investment and project finance solutions to bring port infrastructure and supply chain networks up to par with those of the rest of the world.
07 Apr 2016
Senior maritime and transport officials in Ghana identified piracy and corruption as central challenges in the development of an efficient port and supply chain network in West Africa.
31 Mar 2016
The Suez Canal Authority has cut tolls to transit the canal by 30 percent after traffic shrank in 2015 and container lines began routing ships around the Cape of Good Hope because historically low fuel prices have made that route cheaper than paying the canal’s tolls.