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21 Oct 2016
The Brazilian Ministry for Transport, Ports, and Civil Aviation has decided to privatize dredging operations at the country’s top three ports of Santos, Paranagua, and Rio de Janeiro.
19 Oct 2016
The competition to develop much-needed modern port facilities in Bangladesh has intensified.
14 Oct 2016
The most powerful port, shipping, and transportation industry groups in Brazil are banding together to pressure the government to reform the country’s port law.
14 Oct 2016
TraPac plans to nearly double the size of its marine terminal at the Port of Oakland.
PSA International's decision to expand into China's hinterland rail network is a testament to the growth potential of containerized rail in the worksh
12 Oct 2016
PSA International is making its first venture into China’s hinterland rail network.
12 Oct 2016
The opening next month of a new roadway connecting Russia and China via Mongolia will open new transit options between the two regional heavyweights.
12 Oct 2016
The $48.1 million bridge links Sao Paulo state with Tres Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul, enabling truckers to bypass several congested highways and a hydroelectric dam.
11 Oct 2016
Construction is scheduled to start by the end of 2017 on Porto Central.
07 Oct 2016
Vietnam is planning a major new port facility to alleviate congestion at the Da Nang Port complex.
07 Oct 2016
For years, ports have pushed to ensure that all Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund collections are used for dredging and not diverted to other uses.