Terminal Operators

Read the latest news about terminal operators and ongoing projects and upcoming plans. 

Commentary

As I hear about technology being the game changer in logistics, I am certainly open to the thoughts, but recall the caution of the Harvard professors who taught the classes on process improvement — first make sure you have the right processes, then build systems that support those processes. 

News & Analysis

20 Nov 2017
The violations were centered on the ports of Shanghai, Tianjin, Qingdao, and Ningbo-Zhoushan.
20 Nov 2017
Indian authorities handling the upgrade of the Chabahar port in Iran plan to team up with a local company.
16 Nov 2017
Shippers have an opportunity to argue their case against detention and demurrage.
16 Nov 2017
Hutchison Ports is poised to establish itself in the Black Sea.
16 Nov 2017
The agreements bring the number of Hutchison Ports' terminal locations to 51 globally.
14 Nov 2017
Mundra represents as much as 90 percent of APSEZ’s container business.
14 Nov 2017
One of the world’s largest container terminal operators is shifting its commercial strategy.
14 Nov 2017
Hamburg's HHLA is the latest Europe port to post a strong increase in container throughput with 2017 shaping up as a good year.
10 Nov 2017
East and Gulf Coast ports through October grew their import volumes at more than double the pace of West Coast ports.
09 Nov 2017
Now that a West Coast longshore labor contract extension is in place through mid-2022, shippers are anxious for a similar deal to ensure continued labor peace on the East and Gulf coasts.
08 Nov 2017
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union-International Container Terminal Services, Inc. saga began in 2012.
08 Nov 2017
International Longshoremen’s Association and United States Maritime Alliance officials have been exploring a long-term extension for more than two years.
08 Nov 2017
APM Terminal's Zeebrugge facility is now 76 percent owned by Cosco Shipping Ports.
08 Nov 2017
India’s efforts to bring down cargo dwell times as part of a larger ease-of-doing-business program have yet to translate into steady improvements.
07 Nov 2017
The terminal operating arm of the Maersk Group said challenging market conditions and industry overcapacity put pressure on profits.
06 Nov 2017
DP World continues to target expansion in the Horn of Africa.
06 Nov 2017
Hundreds of containers are stranded at the terminal and off-site yards.
03 Nov 2017
A jury convicted a general foreman and member of the International Longshoremen’s Association at the Port of New York and New Jersey of fraudulently collecting a salary of nearly $500,000 while infrequently going to work.
03 Nov 2017
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Nov. 2 approved new zero and near-zero emission guidelines.
03 Nov 2017
The specific details of the settlement were not immediately available.
02 Nov 2017
Container volume declines continue at APM Terminals-operated Pipavav Port.
31 Oct 2017
The port in late 2016 teamed up with GE Transportation to develop a single window through which port users can access the information they need to carry out their roles in the supply chain.
31 Oct 2017
“The work stoppage is a major setback for the project.”
26 Oct 2017
The project is targeted for completion within 18 months.
25 Oct 2017
The ports’ sheer volume of cargo, and more importantly, the container moves per vessel call, are where the problem starts.
24 Oct 2017
DP World’s growth rates topped this year’s 5.5 percent global throughput increase forecast by Drewry Maritime Research.
23 Oct 2017
Final draft of strict clean air plan to be presented to LA-LB harbor commissions on Nov. 2.
23 Oct 2017
By 2020, hub ports in Europe can expect the vast majority of all calls to be made by ships with a capacity greater than 14,000 TEU.
20 Oct 2017
More than a year after the SOLAS requirement for container weight verification, APM Terminals' Praful Waghela, global product manager for VGM services, examines the mandate's additional safety benefits and the work being done to move from compliance to accuracy.
19 Oct 2017
Although the gain is encouraging for public ports, the threat private ports pose to their market share remains.
19 Oct 2017
The shuttle plugs a gap in south Brazilian logistical networks that emerged seven years ago.
18 Oct 2017
The facility will be the first in Mexico dedicated exclusively to handling vehicles.
17 Oct 2017
Frank Jensen, CCO of Modern Terminals and director of DaChan Bay Terminals, shares some of the key concerns that shippers have when selecting ports.
12 Oct 2017
Santos Brasil’s plan to sell two terminals will cost it its title as South America’s largest container terminal operator.
11 Oct 2017
The positive forecast from Cosco highlights the continued strength of the market.