Terminal Operators

News & Analysis

Shippers and the Directorate of General of Shipping are unhappy with how some container terminals have been handling container weighing to comply with SOLAS.
29 Aug 2016
India’s maritime administrator is showing no sign of backing down from its previous diktat barring container terminal operators from offering container weighing services on-site for a fee.
The port of Murmansk, pictured, is used mostly for coal, but a government policy could change that and increase the amount of containers it handles.
29 Aug 2016
Shippers are welcoming a Russian government plan that could save them thousands of dollars and up to a week in transit time.
Traffic at Eurokai's German terminals, such as this one at Bremerhaven, grew at an unexpectedly brisk pace in the first half.
29 Aug 2016
Eurokai’s first-half profit surged, but the leading pan-European container terminal operator warned the industry faces an uncertain future.
26 Aug 2016
Rotterdam dockers have voted in favor of an agreement on job security in the container sector.
The Port of Hong Kong, pictured, is just one of the many top ports that will soon find themselves facing new challenges on a number of fronts.
26 Aug 2016
The reign of container terminals as profit leaders in supply chains is under pressure.
24 Aug 2016
Hutchison Port Holdings expects to open a second container terminal in Pakistan by October.
Terminal operators at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have scrapped a proposed fee on chassis entering their facilities after a regulatory challenge from chassis lessors.
23 Aug 2016
LA-LB terminal operators decide to individually negotiate hosting arrangements with chassis-leasing companies.
A double-stack train of Container Rail Road Services, DP World's local Indian rail operator. The company's entire fleet is double-stack capable.
19 Aug 2016
DP World views containerized rail as a bright spot in the emerging Asian economy.
Ongoing infrastructure development in Africa will get a boost from the combined efforts of Pacific International Lines, China Merchant Port Holdings and China Machinery Engineering Corporation.
19 Aug 2016
Pacific International Lines has signed a memorandum of understanding with China’s largest public port operator and a mainland construction giant to develop new markets.
Cosco Pacific bought a stake in the Euromax Terminal Rotterdam, pictured, earlier in the year as it continues to expand globally with a particular focus on Europe.
19 Aug 2016
Cosco Shipping Ports appears to be bucking the trend of poor throughput growth reported by major terminal operators so far this year.