International Ports

News, data and analysis on international ports in China, the U.S., India, Europe, Latin/South America and Southeast Asia. 

Commentary

When Ghana’s Transport Minister Franklin Fiavi Fifi Kwetey took to the podium at a recent international ports and supply chain conference in the country’s capital of Accra he was forced to preface his speech with an apology. The lights in the five-star venue were misbehaving badly and the windowless room was plunged into darkness every few minutes, forcing speakers to read notes using a small torch attached to the podium.

News & Analysis

15 Feb 2017
Mexican ports handled more than 4 million loaded TEUs in 2016.
07 Feb 2017
Strong growth in Europe and the Asia-Pacific powered DP World in 2016.
06 Feb 2017
The forecast of container trade growth in Japan looks at the eight ports that together handle 90 percent of Japan’s containerized trade.
03 Feb 2017
Plans for the facility at El Hamdania were drawn up in December.
31 Jan 2017
Connections to international services and transshipment ports from Qatar are made via India’s Mundra port on the outbound leg.
25 Jan 2017
Short-sea ship operator Qatar Navigation Lines is ramping up its feeder coverage between India and the Middle East.
25 Jan 2017
The project is being funded with a $600 million loan from China.
10 Jan 2017
Mexico’s top two container ports have ambitions of being alternatives for US-bound imports.
09 Jan 2017
Port of Vancouver president and CEO Robin Silvester has called the government-led push “a threat."
06 Jan 2017
The cranes will be used by DP World, which is working with the eastern Canada port to more than double annual capacity.