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Transnet seeks new port pricing plan

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

South African freight logistics group Transnet plans to develop a new pricing strategy for ports that is expected to be adopted in March 2012, the Business Report newspaper reported.

State-owned Transnet is in charge of South Africa's major freight ra Read More »

Premium Article  Importers and exporters find many benefits in Virginia

Karen Thuermer | October 10, 2011 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

Virginia is ranked America’s Top State for Business by CNBC in 2011! On top of that, Virginia is also ranked tops of any state east of the Mississippi in the American Legislative Exchange Council’s economic competitiveness ranking of the states. Read More »

Kenya bets on Lamu port despite worries

AJOT | October 04, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Kenya's ambitions to build a world-class port in its southern Lamu region would have a big payoff but also inflict irrevocable damage on the area's image as a tourist paradise and on the livelihoods of its fishermen. Read More »

Port of Galveston sets US record for load-out of livestock

AJOT | October 02, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Galveston set a record for load out of livestock in any one shipment from a US port on September 21 when the MV Ocean Drover, a ship carrying 5,585 head of cattle departed the Port of Galveston for the Black Sea port of Novorossiysk, Russia. Read More »

Premium Article  Zero emission electric truck test begins at LA/Long Beach ports

Stas Margaronis | September 27, 2011 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

A collaboration between the Ports of Los Angeles/ Long Beach helped finance the first in a series of zero emission hydrogen fuel cell electric trucks built by Vision Motor Corp, based in El Segundo, California.

The development of a fuel cell electric Read More »

Premium Article  PortsAmerica: big plans for the future start now

George Lauriat | September 27, 2011 | People | Interviews | Ports & Terminals

Ports America, the largest independent terminal and stevedoring group in the US, has very big plans, as the August call of the 8,400 teu MSC Sindy at the company’s Seagirt Terminal in the Port of Baltimore so visibly attests. But there are a lot of mov Read More »

Premium Article  Proposed FMC inquiry on cargo diversion irks Canadian ports and railways

Leo Ryan | September 27, 2011 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

The so-called “Cargo Diversion” issue has again become an issue between US and Canada, as two Washington state senators have asked the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to mount an inquiry into the matter.

Canadian port and railway circles have reacte Read More »

Cargo growth at Port Everglades doubles the National Average

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Port Everglades’ 14 percent growth in containerized cargo during the first six months of calendar year 2011 is nearly twice the national average of 7.1 percent for all U.S. seaports, based on the latest PIERS Port Ranking Report.



“Port E Read More »

Bustling Mexico port new front in drugs war

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Draped near 35 bodies dumped in broad daylight close to the busy port of Veracruz was an ominous message to Mexico's most violent drug cartel.

"This is going to happen to all you Zeta shits operating in Veracruz," read the banner found on Tuesday in t Read More »

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