Saturday, April 10, 2021
Friday, April 9, 2021
South Carolina Opens First New Container Terminal in U.S. Since 2009
South Carolina Ports officially opened the new Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal on Friday by welcoming the Hapag Lloyd’s Yorktown Express as the first ship to call at the terminal. The new...
Thursday, April 8, 2021
Port of Long Beach Had Busiest Month on Record in March
The Port of Long Beach reported its busiest month ever in March as imports continue to pour into U.S. seaports. The Port of Long Beach says the new record comes...
Global Supply Lines Struggle to Clear Container Backlog After Suez Chaos
By Jonathan Saul and Timothy Aeppel LONDON/LOS ANGELES, April 8 (Reuters) – A backlog of container ships carrying consumer goods has grown in some key strategic ports after a near...
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Calm Before the Storm: European Ports Await Influx of Ships Impacted by Suez Blockage
By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The main container ports in North Europe were eerily quiet at the weekend, due to the almost week-long blockage of the Suez Canal by the Ever Given....
South Carolina Ports Sets All-Time Monthly Cargo Record in March
South Carolina Ports handled the most cargo in its history in March, with the Port of Charleston handling record volumes as the new Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal begins operations. SC...
Monday, April 5, 2021
Los Angeles Containership Backlog Nears Six-Month Mark
By Brendan Murray (Bloomberg) – Ship congestion outside the biggest U.S. gateway for Asian imports remained elevated with the wait to offload containers lengthening to eight days, adding costs and...
Friday, April 2, 2021
Germany to Propose Rebuilding Port of Beirut After Chemical Explosion
By John Irish, Joseph Nasr and Ellen Francis PARIS/BERLIN/BEIRUT, April 2 (Reuters) – Germany will next week present a multi-billion-dollar proposal to Lebanese authorities to rebuild the Port of Beirut...
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Port of Savannah Infrastructure Projects to Boost TEU Capacity Amid Unprecedented Growth
The Georgia Ports Authority has approved projects to increase annual capacity at the Port of Savannah beyond 6 million twenty-foot equivalent container units, an increase of about 20 percent compare...
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
4 Product Tankers Allowed To Dock At Yemen’s Red Sea Port
by Aziz El Yaakoubi (Reuters) – The Saudi-led coalition has allowed four tankers to dock at Yemen’s Red Sea port of Hodeidah, two sources familiar with the matter said, after...
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Monday, March 15, 2021
Shipping Congestion at Los Angeles Ports Starts Easing
By Brendan Murray (Bloomberg) –Shipping congestion outside the biggest U.S. gateway for imports from Asia showed signs of easing over the past week as dockworkers made progress reducing by almost...
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Busiest February on Record for Port of Long Beach as Import Boom Continues
The Port of Long Beach has reported its busiest February on record amid an unseasonable surge in imports amid the ongoing pandemic-fueled cargo boom. The port reported Wednesday that dockworkers...
Maersk, Keppel Launch Green Ammonia Ship-to-Ship Bunkering Project in Singapore
A handful of major maritime industry stakeholders including Maersk and Keppel have teamed up to study and possibly develop a green ammonia ship-to-ship bunkering supply chain in Singapore, the world’s...
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
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