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Ports & Terminals

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Port of Long Beach welcomes largest container ship

AJOT | March 18, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Long Beach recently welcomed the largest container ship ever to call to North America, the MSC Fabiola. The vessel, measuring 1,200 feet in length and capable of carrying more than 12,000 container units, docked at Pier T on Terminal Island. Read More »

Santos to invest $3.2 billion, eyes IPO

AJOT | March 18, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

Brazil's largest port will invest $3.2 billion in infrastructure through 2014 and eventually plans an initial public share offering as it seeks to ensure funding to overcome logjams and red tape that have left food rotting on the docks. Read More »

Port of Indiana earns ninth international shipping award

AJOT | March 15, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

The Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corp. (SLSDC) recently named the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor a recipient of the prestigious Robert J. Lewis Pacesetter Award for the 2011 navigation season. This annual award is presented to U.S. Great Lakes ports th Read More »

Djibouti finalising finances for new ports

AJOT | March 13, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

Djibouti's port authority is close to securing $4.4 billion from international banks to finance the building of five new ports in the next four years to meet growing demand for trade boosted by South Sudan's gaining of independence. Read More »

Lekki Port Enterprise, ICTSI ink MoU for Lekki port in Nigeria

AJOT | March 13, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise (LPLE) and International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the operation of the container terminal of Tolaram .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Read More »

Cargo up 5% at Kenya port on jump in South Sudan trade

AJOT | March 13, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

South Sudan nearly doubled shipment volumes through Kenya's main port last year, helping the port achieve a greater-than-expected 5 percent increase in cargo volumes despite heavy congestion and slow cargo clearance, its operator said. Read More »

Port of Stockton expands rail tracks by a mile

AJOT | March 13, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Stockton, Calif., in a public-private partnership with Union Pacific Railroad and Metro Ports, added 5,825 feet of new track to the east port interchange tracks, forming a loop that will allow inbound and outbound trains to operate without Read More »

Argentina port strike hits 85 grain ships

AJOT | March 11, 2012 | Ports & Terminals

A week-long strike by specialized port workers has held up about 85 grains ships in Rosario port, the biggest agricultural hub in grains powerhouse Argentina, an exporters chamber said. Read More »

Premium Article  CBP attempting to right wrongs with new rules for in-bond shipments

Peter Buxbaum | March 07, 2012 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

30-day limit, electronic filings are key provisions

By Peter A. Buxbaum, AJOT

Ten years ago, the Government Accountability Office issued a report criticizing how U.S. Customs and Border Protection handled in-bond shipments. CBP's reaction at that Read More »

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