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Russian minister calls for port expansion

AJOT | July 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Russia needs to expand its port facilities in order to meet growing demand from oil, coal and other exporters, Deputy Transport Minister Viktor Olersky told Reuters in an interview. Read More »

LME eyes Taiwan warehouse, port says by end-2011

AJOT | July 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The London Metal Exchange will apply late next year for a storage and shipping warehouse in southern Taiwan, its fourth in Asia and the closest to mainland China, the world's top metals consumer.

The exchange picked the Taiwan city of Kaohsiu Read More »

Cordero to lead Pacific Ports Group
Trade Association

AJOT | July 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Long Beach Harbor Commissioner Mario Cordero has been elected president of the Association of Pacific Ports for a one-year term. The selection was announced at the group’s recent annual conference in Stevenson, Wash.

Cordero will Read More »

Delay on new China metal scrap rules worries trade

AJOT | July 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Scrap metal imports by China, the world's top copper market, could be delayed by uncertainty over when and how customs officials enforce new separation rules aimed at tax evaders, analysts and importers said.

About two months after China announced the Read More »

DP World volumes up 7 pct, CEO ‘cautious’ on H2

AJOT | July 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

DP World , part of the Dubai World conglomerate at the center of the emirate's debt troubles, said better-than-expected container volumes will help boost profits in the first half of the year but was cautious on growth for the second half. Read More »

Abu Dhabi port H1 cargo up 12% despite slowdown

AJOT | July 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Slowed property development in Abu Dhabi hit container traffic at Port Zayed in the first half of the year but cargo volumes rose, helped by infrastructure projects and higher vehicle imports, a senior port official said. Read More »

Record LME trading volumes, eyes more Asian business

AJOT | July 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Buoyed by record trading volumes in the first half of this year, the London Metal Exchange outlined plans to attract more Asian business and improve its warehousing systems.

Total trading volumes at the exchange jumped 7.5 percent in the firs Read More »

Premium Article  Project cargo outlook perking up in Canada

Leo Ryan | July 25, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals

Although the project cargo sector in Canada was affected by industry-financing and other issues during the recessionary period in 2008 and 2009, there is growing evidence that a recovery phase is underway.

- Leo Ryan, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  North Carolina ports remain on tract for growth

Karen Thuermer | July 25, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Typical of today’s economy, tonnage figures coming from the North Carolina State Ports Authority (NCSPA) show a mixed bag of both positive and negative news. On the positive end are figures for Fiscal Year 2010 ending June 30 that show container volumes, Read More »

Premium Article  Container handling down; container handlers up

Peter Buxbaum | July 25, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Manufacturers improve products during down time

Not surprisingly, the global recession which depressed the numbers of containers being shipped in international trade, has also had a negative effect on the businesses of port equipment m Read More »

Port of Halifax responds to end of Montreal labor lockout

AJOT | July 25, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

During the labour lockout at the Port of Montreal this week, the Port of Halifax handled five diverted containerized cargo vessels.

“The Port community and many members of the supply chain worked together quickly to accommodate additional car Read More »

Oil imports at Dalian choked as China fights slick

AJOT | July 25, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Oil imports were still blocked at the major Chinese port of Dalian following a fire and oil slick, while authorities recruited an additional 500 fishing boats to help with the clean-up

Refinery operations have been disrupted and cargoe Read More »

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