Surcharge comes as ports, carriers prepare for surge in synthetic resin exports.
The opening of the new locks in June 2016 shifted the competitive advantage back to the Panama Canal.
The EU’s executive said it is also assessing tax breaks for other ports in the 28-nation bloc.
Portland will have a better idea of the types of container business it can attract back to the port by year-end.
Making BCO partnerships centric with the terminal strategy is vital, noted Jeremy Ford, APM Terminals' head of pricing and strategy, in a JOC.com i
APMT Mumbai is the largest facility in Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust.
“The latest dock and gantry cranes will be put into service in the coming weeks so that operations can start rapidly.”
China Merchants Port Holdings also owns and operates Colombo International Container Terminal.
The projects would allow shipments to avoid routes that are routinely highly congested, and can take hours to complete on a bad day.
Starting Aug. 1, three time-definite train runs a week will be introduced linking inland locations to Mundra and Pipavav.