The Canadian East Coast’s very stable market has recently changed significantly: it’s in a state of turmoil with many container port projects being considered — Quebec City (Beauport); Dartmouth, Halifax; Montreal (Contrecoeur); Melford, Nova Scotia; and Sydney, Nova Scotia (Novaporte).
Port Saint John
06 Jul 2017
The new CMA CGM call will be part of the carrier’s north-south Cagema service.
20 Jun 2017
Canadian shippers and the head of Canada’s largest port have argued monetizing the country’s 18 port authorities could increase port user fees, limit public oversight, and threaten investment in waterside infrastructure.
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.
22 Sep 2016
DP World plans to transform Saint John, New Brunswick, into an alternative gateway for containerized imports bound for the US Northeast, much like the Dubai-based terminal operator’s Port of Prince Rupert facility on the opposite coast.
01 Aug 2016
DP World has signed an agreement to operate and expand the container terminal at Saint John, New Brunswick.