Middle East

11 Aug 2016
The first phase of Qatar’s $7.4 billion Hamad Port is on track to be fully operational by the end of the year.
04 Jul 2016
Hyundai Merchant Marine aims to have the largest market share on the Far East-Middle East trade.
23 May 2016
Several world regions seem to have planned much more container terminal capacity than needed for the coming decades.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
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.
21 Mar 2016
As e-commerce demands push delivery limits, UPS is expanding its US and global early delivery guarantees for package shippers and customers.
08 Mar 2016
Oman’s Port of Salalah signed a memorandum of understanding with the Port and Maritime Authority of Iran to cooperate with two Iranian ports.
04 Mar 2016
CMA CGM this week released two trade announcements upgrading its coverage on trades to and from India.
23 Feb 2016
Yilport Holding has finalized the acquisition of Tertir, a Portugal-based port and logistics group with container and bulk terminals in Europe and South America.
25 Jan 2016
The Europe-Middle East-South Asia trade lane stands out as a positive “oasis” in a downcast global container shipping market, according to Drewry Maritime Research.
10 Dec 2015
Shreyas Shipping and Logistics, one of India’s fast-growing short-sea ship operators, and Japan logistics group Suzue Corp. have reached a 50-50 joint venture arrangement in an effort to capitalize on growth opportunities in the wake of strengthening trade and investment ties between the two nations.
23 Nov 2015
The government of Turkey will open tenders to privatize the Port of Alsancak in the city of Izmir in the first half of 2016, according to the Daily Sabah, a newspaper.