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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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Fay elected Board Chairman

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Mumphrey, Cahill elected Vice Chair, Secretary-Treasurer
The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans elected John Fay, a partner in the law firm of Deutsch, Kerrigan & Stiles its chairman today. Fay succeeds Thomas D. Westfeldt, wh Read More »

Severe port congestion to cap Australia coal exports

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Severe congestion problems at the world's biggest coal shipping port, Newcastle in Australia, look set to constrain the country's coal exports for at least another two years.

BHP Billiton , Rio Tinto , and other mining companies have expanded Read More »

Pot-holes hamper booming Argentine soy industry hub

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Thousands of trucks loaded with soybeans clog up pot-holed highways and unpaved roads around the Argentine city of Rosario -- home to one of the world's biggest, most efficient soy-crushing industries.

Farmers and grains exporters in the Sout Read More »

Port of Savannah: preparing for tomorrow’s demands today

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz delivered his first State of the Port Address to a record crowd of nearly 1,100 in Savannah. He outlined actions required to achieve continued growth and prepare the Port of Savannah for fut Read More »

Gulftainer spreads its wings with $500 million joint venture

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

United Arab Emirates based Ports and Logistics group Gulftainer, a subsidiary of the Crescent Group of companies and the largest private port and logistics operator of the Middle East, has signed a major joint venture agreement with Prominvest, the financ Read More »

Indonesia Tanjung Priok port access hit by road collapse

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

One of the main access roads to Indonesia's biggest port, Tanjung Priok in north Jakarta, collapsed, but so far there has been no impact on loading or unloading goods, a port spokesman said.

A section about 100 metres long in the concrete roa Read More »

Konecranes receives important port crane orders from India

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

In August 2010 Konecranes received two important orders for port cranes from the Indian terminal operator Visakha Container Terminal Pvt. Ltd. (VCTPL). The orders include four RTG (rubber tired gantry) cranes and two STS (ship-to-shore) cranes. The RTGs w Read More »

China’s Ningbo Port prices IPO at top of range

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Ningbo Port priced its Shanghai IPO shares at the top of an indicative range on Wednesday, raising 7.4 billion yuan ($1.1 billion), after the Chinese port operator slashed the size of its float by a fifth to whet investor appetite in a wobbly stock market Read More »

CN, DP World sign comprehensive Service-Level Agreement

AJOT | September 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

CN and DP World, operators of the Centerm Terminal in Vancouver, announced the signing of a comprehensive Service-Level Agreement designed to further enhance the competitiveness of Canada's Pacific Gateway and improve services for customers. The agreement Read More »

Premium Article  Canada Report Western Canada

Leo Quigley | September 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

By Leo Quigley, AJOT

Port Metro Vancouver
Port Metro Vancouver’s mid-year Cargo Statistics Report shows that 2010 is building momentum, with an overall tonnage increase of 20 per cent totalling 58.4 million tonnes to date Read More »

Premium Article  Canada’s East Coast ports bouncing back from recession

Leo Ryan | September 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

By Leo Ryan, AJOT
What a difference, indeed, a year makes. Latest indicators confirm that world trade is rebounding, benefiting much of Canada’s maritime sector, including its East Coast ports, despite signs of weakening recovery in Read More »

China, South Korea sign transport deal to speed trade

AJOT | September 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

China and South Korea have signed a transport agreement that would speed trade in fresh food and electronics by allowing semi-trailers loaded with cargo to be shipped between the two countries, the Xinhua news agency said.

The deal would cut Read More »

DP World in labour dispute at Algeria port

AJOT | September 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Dockworkers at Algeria's busiest port, operated by Dubai-based DP World , have staged an unofficial strike in protest at a management drive to raise productivity, industry sources told Reuters. Read More »

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