North Europe’s import volume in 2013 is projected to decrease by 8.9 percent to 12.2 million 20-foot-equivalent units...
News and updates on port productivity at terminals in the U.S., China, India and other international ports and terminals.
News & Analysis
30 May 2013
29 May 2013
Ireland’s shipping and port activity in the first quarter of 2013 increased 2 percent year-over-year as a result of “unprecedented levels” of imported animal feed, masking a continued downturn in container traffic through Irish ports...
16 May 2013
LONG BEACH, Calif. — As North American container ports compete fiercely for market share, it’s becoming clear that the winners will be those that reliably and efficiently handle mega-ships on the water and land side of the berths.
14 May 2013
The Busan Port Authority recently completed a review of productivity at 10 container terminals as part of a plan to increase the port’s competitiveness.
14 May 2013
Malusi Gigaba, South Africa’s public enterprises minister, has unveiled Transnet’s seven new ship-to-shore cranes at the Durban Container Terminal – Pier 2.
29 Mar 2013
Leo Varadkar, Ireland’s Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport, has announced plans to “radically overhaul” the nation’s 19 commercial ports and give the government a more hands-on role in the sector...
27 Mar 2013
In January and February, Lithuania’s Port of Klaipéda and Būtingés terminal handled 62,879 20-foot-equivalent units, improving 8.3 percent compared with the same period last year.
15 Mar 2013
06 Mar 2013
LONG BEACH, Calif. — The primary reasons for automating U.S.
05 Mar 2013
LONG BEACH, Calif.