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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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First cargo handled on Maasvlakte 2

AJOT | June 17, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

First cargo handled on Maasvlakte 2

Last weekend, the first commercial cargo was transhipped on the inner waters of Maasvlakte 2. At one of the two specially designed berths, oil products were transhipped from the ‘Blue Marlin’ to the ‘Chemtrans Sea’. As the berths are sheltered, it is possible to work faster, more reliably and more safely than on open zee. At the end of this year, the terminals on Maasvlakte 2 will be operational and containers will also be handled there. Read More »

China port fraud probe prompted by corruption inquiry

Reuters | June 16, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

The trail that led investigators to a suspected metal financing scam at China's Qingdao port which has spooked Western banks and hit global metals prices began with a Communist Party corruption probe 1,000 miles away in the old Silk Road city of Xining. Read More »

Fourth round trip from Rotterdam to Bavaria successfully established

AJOT | June 16, 2014 | Intermodal | Ports & Terminals

Fourth round trip from Rotterdam to Bavaria successfully established

After about two months since its launch, the fourth round trip of the intermodal connection between Rotterdam and the Bavarian business hubs of Nuremberg and Munich is already firmly established on the market. “We have been running the extra train since the beginning of April and the acceptance is very good,” says Dirk Jeßke, Director Maritime at TX Logistik AG (TXL). The rail relation had been initiated jointly by European Gateway Services (EGS), a logistics subsidiary of the Rotterdam-based terminal operator ECT, and TXL almost two years ago starting with three departures per week. Read More »

duisport receives award for logistics real estate

AJOT | June 16, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

The duisport group had been awarded the "Silver" DGNB certificate by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen [German Sustainable Building Council]. This reflects the quality of the sustainable construction project and is already the second award for the logistics property after the Logix Award. Read More »

Egypt pushing ahead with Suez port expansion projects

Reuters | June 12, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

Egypt is pressing ahead with plans to develop a new wheat storage facility and expand port operations at two terminals in the Suez area as the country looks to bolster strategic food reserves and attract investment, a top port official said. Read More »

China shares edge down, port stocks outperform

Reuters | June 12, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

China shares edged lower on Thursday as optimism brought by Beijing’s mini-stimulus measures faded, though port shares were strong after Beijing detailed a plan to develop the Yangtze river region. Read More »

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