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GPA handles 2.6 million TEUs in FY2010

AJOT | August 05, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority’s (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz announced the GPA handled more than 2.63 million TEUs (Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit containers), added new services and maintained its position as the fourth highest volume container port i Read More »

Ports announce Annual Clean Air Award

AJOT | August 05, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Five local maritime and cargo companies that have taken extraordinary steps to improve air quality collected honors today at the third annual San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Air Action Plan Air Quality Awards presented by the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles Read More »

Port Manatee awards berth 12 dredging bid

AJOT | July 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Manatee County Port Authority announced that Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. has been awarded the contract for Port Manatee’s Berth 12 dredging project.

The project, which includes dredging the berth to a depth of 41 feet at mean-low-water Read More »

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 »

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