Friday, January 28, 2011

Tanker AB9 Sinks in Singapore Strait

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) reports that the Singapore-registered asphalt tanker, “AB9” sank at approximately 1510hrs on 27 January 2011 (Singapore time).  The MPA was informed that...

January 28, 2011
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Friday, January 7, 2011
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Shanghai Overtakes Singapore As World’s Busiest Port

CONTAINER traffic through ports in Singapore increased 9.9 per cent last year as recovering economies ignited global trade. The wharves moved 28.43 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) of standard-sized container...

January 7, 2011
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Thursday, July 15, 2010

Port of Singapore – The World’s Busiest Container Port?

The Port of Singapore holds the title of world’s busiest container port because it handles the largest amount of total shipping tonnage. It also tranships a fifth of the world’s...

July 15, 2010
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