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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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Tanzania president maps out plan for transport hub

Reuters | April 17, 2014 | Intermodal | Ports & Terminals

Tanzania aims to hike cargo volumes through its main Dar es Salam port in 2015 by almost 40 percent over 2013 levels, part of plans to expand and build new transport links and become a regional hub, the president said. Read More »

Appointment to the Atlantic Pilotage Authority

PR Newswire | April 17, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the appointment of Captain Alexander L. MacIntyre to the board of directors of the Atlantic Pilotage Authority for a term of three years. Read More »

Throughput of Port of Rotterdam practically stable

AJOT | April 17, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Rotterdam’s throughput in the first quarter of 2014, at 109 million tonnes, was 0.2% below the level for the corresponding period last year.Split up by goods type, less crude oil (‑2%), mineral oil products (‑14%) and other liquid bulk cargo (‑14%) were transferred. On the positive side, iron ore and scrap (+5%), coal (+15%), agribulk (+69%), other dry bulk cargo (+13%), containers (+1%), roll on/roll off (+9%) and other mixed cargo (+9%) did better. Read More »

Deutsche Post sees immunity for DHL in Singapore cartel probe

Reuters | April 17, 2014 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Deutsche Post expects its DHL forwarding business to be granted immunity from prosecution and fines by Singapore antitrust authorities, who are investigating 11 companies for alleged price fixing, the German logistics company said. Read More »

Shipping alliance opposes Beckham’s Miami arena plan

Reuters | April 14, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

An alliance of shipping interests and a billionaire car dealer launched a newspaper ad on Monday protesting retired English soccer star David Beckham’s plans for a soccer arena at the port of Miami, saying it threatens the city’s plans to capitalize on the expansion of the Panama Canal. Read More »

ICTSI to invest in Umm Qasr Port, Iraq

AJOT | April 14, 2014 | Ports & Terminals

International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) is partnering with the Government of Iraq to invest in Umm Qasr Port, facilitating the unlocking of Iraq’s enormous economic potential by building the country’s “port facilities of the future.” Read More »

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