Port of Hamburg

Port of Hamburg

Port of Rotterdam. Photo: travelfoto / Shutterstock.com
28 Jul 2014
Worsening congestion at the port of Rotterdam has prompted two short sea and feeder shipping lines to impose surcharges of around $100 per container.
The port of Antwerp’s container throughput increased for the third quarter in a row in the second quarter of 2014.
15 Jul 2014
The port of Antwerp’s container traffic rose around 5 percent in the second quarter of the year, more than five times the increase in the first three months...
30 Jun 2014
The major North European ports likely will face further congestion in the coming months as carrier alliances continue to have an impact on the reliability of service schedules, according to Drewry Maritime Research.
Ship at the Port of Hamburg
20 May 2014
The Port of Hamburg’s container traffic grew by a market-beating 8 percent in the first quarter.
14 May 2014
Resurgent cargo flows on the Far East-Europe trade boosted HHLA’s first quarter earnings, but the rise of ocean carrier alliances is among the “fundamental uncertainties” clouding the rest of the year, Hamburg’s biggest container handler cautioned.
07 May 2014
Asia-to-Europe container shippers with tight supply chains are finding that ships are increasingly arriving late versus published schedules.
28 Mar 2014
HHLA, the port of Hamburg’s largest container handler, warned the crisis in Ukraine threatens to slow its important Russian feeder traffic and impact this year’s financial performance.
Feeder vessels at Hamburg’s Burchardkai terminal. Photo © HHM/Lindner.
07 Mar 2014
Hamburg increased container throughput by 4.4 percent in 2013, as surging Baltic traffic and a recovery on Asian services helped it to buck the downward trend across the North European port range.
Port of Rotterdam
06 Mar 2014
The port of Rotterdam said it’s missing out on almost one million standard containers a year because rival ports in Germany and Belgium, led by Hamburg and Antwerp, receive “unfair” financial support from their governments.
Container train at HHLA
06 Feb 2014
HHLA boosted its share of ocean container traffic in the Hamburg-Le Havre range in 2013 and posted a significant growth in rail and road traffic to the European hinterland.
Port of Antwerp
12 Nov 2013
North European ports are expected to see “relatively strong growth” in the first half of 2014, despite the “miserable results” forecast for 2013...