Europe

A new container terminal at the port of Algeciras, the future site of which is pictured in the foreground, would be a significant boost to Cosco Shipping Ports's international aspirations.
23 Aug 2016
Cosco Shipping Ports is tipped as a likely frontrunner in the bidding for a tender to build and operate a third container terminal at the southern Spanish port of Algeciras.
Wind farms like the one pictured are critical to the success of project cargo carriers.
12 Jul 2016
Nine offshore wind farm developers and the Scottish government will fund a study aimed at bringing the costs of wind energy closer to those of other sources of electricity.
Port of Hamburg, a major Asia-Europe gateway, expects traffic growth to be flat this year.
08 Jul 2016
Spot freight rates on the Asia-North Europe trade quickly gave back half of last week’s gains.
06 Jul 2016
The original deadline for binding bids was April 26, but Greece’s privatization agency has pushed it back three times.
05 Jul 2016
Russian container terminals and exporters didn’t experience any disruption tied to the new SOLAS container weight rule.
05 Jul 2016
The sale, which was agreed in April, hit a hitch last week after Cosco raised concerns that the Greek government had changed the terms of the deal.
The APM Terminals facility at Aarhus, Denmark, which APMT acquired for an undisclosed sum.
04 Jul 2016
“This acquisition reflects our confidence in the Danish market and our goal to expand our Scandinavia profile,” said Joe Nicklaus Nielsen, vice president and head of port Investments at APM Terminals.
01 Jul 2016
Trains are a critical tool that can be used to relieve port congestion, but in Europe they face a number of challenges.
01 Jul 2016
There are no reports of disruption at Europe’s three largest container ports Friday as the SOLAS rule took effect.
30 Jun 2016
China Cosco Shipping says the Greek government is not living up to its side of the bargain in the deal they struck for the port of Piraeus.
29 Jun 2016
The impact of the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union is expected to be muted.