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ICTSI Georgia builds Customs clearing facility

AJOT | December 22, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Batumi International Container Terminal (BICT), International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) subsidiary in Georgia, recently signed a contract with Anagi LLC for the construction of a GEZI (Customs Clearing Facility) within the BICT terminal. Read More »

Kenya seizes more Asia-bound ivory

AJOT | December 22, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Kenya seized 727 pieces of ivory in a container destined for Asia, a customs official said, the latest in a wave of ivory hauls in the east African country. Read More »

SC Ports Authority suspends Jasper funding, sets path forward

AJOT | December 21, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) Board said deepening of the Savannah River up to the future Jasper Ocean Terminal should be an alternative to the currently proposed deepening project. Until that happens, it has suspended future funding related t Read More »

With port fees Port of Hamburg bets on container giants

AJOT | December 21, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) will continue to pursue its stabilizing port fee strategy. Despite the strong growth in especially large container ships, the cap will not be raised. Ships will pay port fees only for a size of up to about 110,000 gross to Read More »

DOT formally awards $16.7 million to the Port of New Orleans

AJOT | December 21, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Transportation John D. Porcari officially awarded the Port of New Orleans a $16.7 million grant to rebuild and relocate a specialized rail yard near the Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal. The funding is part of the Department’s T Read More »

Jensen completes design of escort tugs for Moran

AJOT | December 21, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Jensen Maritime Consultants, a Crowley Maritime Corp. subsidiary, has completed the design of three additional tugboats for Moran Towing Corp., a New Canaan, CT, tug-and-barge operator on the U.S. East and Gulf Coasts. The additional boats will bring Mora Read More »

ECT sues Rotterdam port

AJOT | December 20, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Chinese-owned container terminal operator ECT has sued Rotterdam port and asked for 900 million euros ($1.2 billion) compensation in a dispute over container operators due to open in the enlarged harbor in the coming years, the port said. Read More »

Premium Article  Canada: road ahead unmapped for specialty crops in boxes

Leo Quigley | December 15, 2011 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

The mix of food crop exports north of the U.S./Canada border is changing gradually: but changing nevertheless from wheat to canola and specialty crops such as peas, lentils, canary seed and mustard seed - a large proportion of which moves in containers th Read More »

Downturn in container volume continues

AJOT | December 15, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Container trade volume at the Port of Long Beach dropped 17.6 percent overall in November compared to the same period a year ago. Imports were down 15.6 percent, and exports dipped 22.2 percent. Read More »

ICTSI opens reefer express lane at the MICT

AJOT | December 15, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) recently launched a reefer express lane (REL) service at its flagship Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) for the faster release of import reefer containers via MICT’s West Gate. Read More »

Port awarded $17 million for rail project

AJOT | December 15, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Long Beach was awarded $17 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation to help fund a rail track improvement project that will allow for a shift of more cargo from trucks to trains. Read More »

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