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Saudi Ports says privatization plan ready

AJOT | June 06, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Saudi Arabia plans to create an independent firm that will manage the kingdom's eight ports under a gradual privatization process, the state-run Saudi Ports Authority said.

The authority has completed privatisation studies of the ports, which Read More »

South Africa’s Transnet says coal rail target on track

AJOT | June 06, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South African logistics group Transnet has continued with plans to rail 65 million tons of export coal this year despite a three week strike that crippled ports and railways, its acting chief executive said.

"We still believe and are planning Read More »

Port Manatee earns four communication awards

AJOT | June 06, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Manatee has earned four top marketing and communications awards from the Transportation Marketing and Communications Association (TMCA) and the Hermes Creative Awards.

Port Manatee’s 2010 Official Directory was honored with an Award of M Read More »

Ningbo port plans $1.9 blllion Shanghai IPO

AJOT | June 06, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Ningbo Port Co plans to raise about 13.25 billion yuan ($1.9 billion) in mainland China's second largest IPO this year, braving a weak Chinese stock market that has dropped nearly 20 percent since mid-April, mainly due to official property-cooling steps. Read More »

South Africa union signs deal, ends Transnet strike

AJOT | May 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South African logistics group Transnet reached a pay deal with a union, ending a transport strike that has disrupted railways and ports in Africa's biggest economy two weeks before the World Cup.

The strike, in its third week, affected coal e Read More »

Port approves contracts for refrigerated terminal

AJOT | May 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans approved three projects worth $25 million for a new dockside refrigerated terminal at the Henry Clay Avenue Wharf. The work includes demolition of an existing cargo shed on the wharf, repairs to the su Read More »

Striking South Africa workers call sympathy stoppages

AJOT | May 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Striking South African transport workers have called for possible sympathy stoppages, including at the national airline, and electricity workers also threatened to strike less than three weeks before the World Cup.

The South African Transport Read More »

Construction of Maasvlakte 2 enters new phase

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The construction of Maasvlakte 2, the port of Rotterdam's land reclamation project, is proceeding well. This month, the 120 millionth m3 of sand was sprayed on. This means that half of all the sand needed for the first phase of Maasvlakte 2 up to 2013 has Read More »

China’s Cosco says will not halt Greek investment

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

China's Cosco said it would go ahead with investments in Greece's largest port Piraeus despite the crisis that has hit the Greek economy and sent shockwaves throughout the euro zone.

Greece is battling a 300 billion euro ($375 billion) debt a Read More »

Vietnam to keep pace with port infrastructure

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

CMIT Executive Emphasizes need for land-based infrastructure to meet needs of expected container terminal volume growth at ASEAN Ports & Shipping Conference

Addressing the 8th ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Ports & Ship Read More »

US scrap suppliers perplexed over new Chinese duty

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

A pending customs rule to stop duty evasions on scrap metal shipments to China are confusing and time consuming, but will unlikely stop U.S. suppliers from sending base metal scrap to the world's largest consumer.

Participants at this year's Read More »

South.Africa transport unions split over wage deal

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

A South African transport strike that has crippled rail and port operations looked set to drag on after one of two unions rejected a revised wage deal by state-owned logistics group Transnet.

The strike, in its second week, has curbed exports Read More »

APM Terminals introduces crane & engineering services

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Based in Shanghai, CES provides independent consulting services for crane engineering, quality assurance, commissioning and procurement project management

APM Terminals Crane & Engineering Services ("CES"), following the lead of its pa Read More »

Transnet to meet unions to try end dispute

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South African transport unions plan to meet logistics group Transnet to resolve a wage dispute that has paralyzed port and rail operations in Africa's biggest economy.

The strike, now in its second week, has dented exports of metals, fruit an Read More »

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