HHLA

14 Aug 2017
The three Hamburg terminals posted an 11.8 percent increase in traffic to 3.4 million TEU.
12 May 2017
HHLA got off to a good start in 2017.
15 Feb 2017
Hamburg was previously the second-largest container port in Europe.
09 Feb 2017
The court ruled that the port must address several environmental issues before it can proceed.
10 Nov 2016
HHLA’s earnings edged slightly higher in the first nine months of the year.
07 Sep 2016
HHLA, the largest terminal operator in Hamburg, Europe’s third-largest port, has exercised an option for three more ship-to-shore cranes.
HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort at the Port of Hamburg, pictured, must cope with volume declines due mainly to lower Asia-Europe traffic.
11 Aug 2016
HHLA’s operating profit slumped by almost one-fifth in the first half of the year.
13 May 2016
HHLA’s terminals handled fewer containers in the first quarter than a year ago, but Hamburg’s biggest stevedore believes the market has bottomed out.
30 Mar 2016
HHLA, Hamburg’s leading container handler, has ruled out a recovery in seaborne traffic at its terminals this year following a double-digit decline in 2015 and said it will focus on expansion of its intermodal operations.
04 Feb 2016
HHLA, Hamburg’s leading container handler, posted lower revenues and earnings for 2015 as China's slowing imports and Russia’s economic crisis resulted in a double-digit decline in traffic.
26 Jan 2016
Maersk Line had added a new service from Latin America to Europe and a new call on an existing service in the trade lane in an effort to tap one of the areas where container lines can still gain steadily profitable business: reefer cargo.
12 Nov 2015
HHLA’s profit and revenue declined in the first nine months of the year as Hamburg’s biggest stevedore suffered a double-digit slump in container volumes.
06 Oct 2015
HHLA, Hamburg’s leading terminal operator, has downgraded its 2015 earnings forecast in response to declining traffic at Germany’s top container port.
14 Aug 2015
HHLA’s operating profit edged 1.5 percent higher in the first half of the year even as Hamburg’s largest stevedore handled 10 percent fewer containers due to a slump in Russian imports and China’s slowing economic growth.
07 Jul 2015
HHLA, Hamburg’s largest container stevedore, forecast a “moderate” decline in traffic in 2015 but stuck to its earnings forecast thanks to increased intermodal volumes.
HHLA at the Port of Hamburg, Tollerort terminal
08 Jun 2015
Port of Hamburg terminal operator Hamburger Hafen und Logisitik AG has ordered two new container gantry cranes for its Container Terminal Tollerort in preparation for the next generation of mega-ships.
30 Mar 2015
HHLA’s operating profit jumped 10 percent in 2014 as it handled record volumes of containers at its three Hamburg terminals.
05 Jan 2015
The Metrans subsidiary of Hamburg port operator Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA) has brought its ninth terminal into operation on the main rail line connecting the German seaports with Prague, the inland hub serving the Czech Republic.
24 Nov 2014
With worsening delays at the Port of Hamburg, port leaders are hoping that newly formed alliances will improve on-time arrivals while at the same time seeking ways to improve the flow of containers to and from the hinterland.
19 Nov 2014
The new ocean carrier alliances set to launch in 2015 will operate more reliable schedules, removing a major factor behind the congestion that has plagued major container ports this year, marine terminal operators said at the JOC Group’s Port Performance Conference in London today.
13 Nov 2014
HHLA’s container traffic stalled in the first nine months of the year as Western sanctions against Moscow sharply pulled down feeder traffic from its Hamburg terminals to its key Russian market.
14 May 2014
Resurgent cargo flows on the Far East-Europe trade boosted HHLA’s first quarter earnings, but the rise of ocean carrier alliances is among the “fundamental uncertainties” clouding the rest of the year, Hamburg’s biggest container handler cautioned.
28 Mar 2014
HHLA, the port of Hamburg’s largest container handler, warned the crisis in Ukraine threatens to slow its important Russian feeder traffic and impact this year’s financial performance.
Container train at HHLA
06 Feb 2014
HHLA boosted its share of ocean container traffic in the Hamburg-Le Havre range in 2013 and posted a significant growth in rail and road traffic to the European hinterland.
HHLA at the Port of Hamburg
22 Aug 2013
HHLA has received new gantry cranes to handle mega-ships at the Port of Hamburg.
12 Aug 2013
HHLA Container Terminal Burchardkai at Germany’s Port of Hamburg has received four new gantry cranes designed for the latest generation of mega-ships.
14 May 2013
Hamburg Hafen und Logistik AG’s profit jumped 13.2 percent in the first quarter, as Hamburg’s biggest stevedore increased container traffic by 5 percent on sharply higher Asian and Baltic shipments.
Smid Zdenek works at Metrans’ new hub terminal in Česká Třebová, Czech Republic
05 May 2013
European intermodal company Metrans has opened a second hub terminal for containers in the Czech Republic at Česká Třebová, 180 km (about 112 miles) east of Prague.
The first of eight 13,380-TEU Cosco newbuildings.
10 Apr 2013
Germany’s Port of Hamburg will receive a call from the first of eight 13,380 20-foot-equivalent unit newbuildings at HHLA’s Container Terminal Tollerort.
27 Mar 2013
HHLA’s net profit slumped 18.9 percent in 2012 on rising costs even as Hamburg’s biggest stevedore increased container traffic amid a slump in Asian imports and boosted its market share in the North European port range.
14 Feb 2013
HHLA Container Terminal Altenwerder has teamed up with Gottwald Port Technology, Vattenfall, and the universities of Oldenburg, Gottingen and Clausthal to determine how the batteries of...
07 Feb 2013
HHLA, Hamburg’s s biggest stevedore, posted lower revenue and earnings in 2012 as a weaker European economy and delayed i
CMA CGM Marco Polo
12 Dec 2012
Megaship CMA CGM Marco Polo, with a capacity of 16,020 20-foot-equivalent units, made its first call to a continental European port on its maiden voyage at the Port of Hamburg today...
HHLA’s subsidiary Metrans takes over the trimodal container terminal in the Austrian port of Krems on the Danube. Photo courtesy HHLA
10 Oct 2012
08 Oct 2012
HHLA, the Port of Hamburg’s biggest container handler, has acquired the 25.5 percent it didn’t already own in Polish inte