European Ports

News & Analysis

26 Aug 2016
Rotterdam dockers have voted in favor of an agreement on job security in the container sector.
Traffic declines at the port of Hamburg, pictured, through 2015 cost the port its position as the second-busiest in Europe.
16 Aug 2016
Hamburg has finally pulled out of the container slump.
HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort at the Port of Hamburg, pictured, must cope with volume declines due mainly to lower Asia-Europe traffic.
11 Aug 2016
HHLA’s operating profit slumped by almost one-fifth in the first half of the year.
10 Aug 2016
The Chinese conglomerate will pay an additional 88 million euros for the extra 16 percent stake in Greece’s largest port.
The port of Singapore, pictured, is the world's busiest, but it is a bit less busy than last year.
10 Aug 2016
Global container traffic will likely grow at the second-slowest rate since 2009.
27 Jul 2016
Rotterdam’s lead over Antwerp as Europe’s largest container port continues to narrow.
25 Jul 2016
The Brexit will slow U.K. containerized trade in the short term.
14 Jul 2016
The number of mega-ships calling at the port jumped by 66 percent.
13 Jul 2016
Russia’s competition regulator has imposed a temporary ban on the increase of stevedoring rates.
The Marseille Fos Port, pictured, along with other French and Belgian ports, may soon need to pay more taxes depending on the results of a European Commission investigation.
11 Jul 2016
The European Commission has begun an investigation into whether tax breaks for French and Belgian ports breach EU state aid rules.