Europe’s second-busiest port was able to withstand a year of widespread disruption to match its previous record throughput.
06 Oct 2014
Chiquita Brands International of the U.S. and Dublin-based Fyffes have received the green light from the European Union for their proposed merger, creating the world’s biggest banana group after the Irish company released Maersk Line from an exclusivity shipping clause.
16 Jun 2014
AGRO Merchants Group has been building its portfolio of temperature-controlled warehouse and distribution facilities at nine U.S. and European locations, and CEO Neal Rider says there’s more to come.
11 Mar 2014
Global Ship Lease is relaunching its offer of $400 million of first priority secured notes in a private placement which the NYSE-listed container ship charter owner pulled in December.
02 Oct 2013
A rocket fired by suspected al-Qaida terrorists at a Cosco Asia container ship as it transited the Suez Canal in August apparently hit a container crammed full of smuggled cigarettes...
26 Jun 2013
FedEx Trade Networks, the freight forwarding arm of FedEx, has established new operations in Dublin as part of its ongoing expansion initiative.
03 Jun 2013
Liebherr Container Cranes has received an order from Terminales Portuarios Euroandinos in Paita, Peru...
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...
28 May 2013
UPS has appointed George Willis as the new managing director for UPS U.K., Ireland and the Nordics.
11 Apr 2013
The Irish presidency of the European Union has secured an agreement with the European Parliament on a new Port State Control Directive.
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...