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Russian dock workers threaten strike over wages

AJOT | June 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Russian dock workers at St Petersburg and Tuapse ports owned by billionaire Vladimir Lisin may strike next month if wages are not increased, a union official said.

"A strike is possible," local united trade union spokesman Vasiliy Denisenko s Read More »

Nigeria’s West Africa Container Terminal volume up 18%

AJOT | June 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals CEO Kim Fejfer visits the Onne facility as emerging market strategy shows strength.

The Port of Onne's West Africa Container terminal (WACT) has recorded container volume growth of 18% through May 2010 as compared with the same Read More »

Premium Article  Morocco to invest $13 blllion in supply chains

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

Morocco plans to invest 116 billion dirhams ($12.97 billion) by 2030 to develop how it handles goods in its drive to boost growth and become a regional trade and investment hub, its transport minister said. Read More »

Premium Article  Charleston launches new rail-served warehouse program

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Intermodal | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Driven by a surge in exports and broad customer demand, the South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) is teaming up with the Charleston region’s rail-served warehouses to serve targeted export accounts through the Port of Charleston. Read More »

Premium Article  Streamlined Foreign-Trade Zone will help lure cargo, jobs

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

New Orleans FTZ is one of the first to be approved for Alternative Site Framework

The Port of New Orleans will have more flexibility to use its Foreign-Trade Zone to lure new cargo and businesses because it has successfully applied for a progra Read More »

Konecranes closes factory in Windsor, WI, USA

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Konecranes will close its assembly plant in Windsor, WI, by the end of October 2010. Konecranes expects to book largely lease-related restructuring costs of EUR 3 million due to the factory closure in the second quarter of 2010. Read More »

China soy imports fill storage, delay unloading

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The large quantity of soybean cargoes arriving in China since late May has swamped ports and filled their storage to capacity, delaying unloading for newly-arrived soy cargoes, traders said.

China, the world's largest soy importer, is likely Read More »

Port Commissioner named to US committee on trade

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Maryland Port Administration (MPA) Commissioner Peta N. Richkus has been appointed to a four-year term as a member of the Intergovernmental Policy Advisory Committee on Trade by the Office the United States Trade Representative. The 29-member committee is Read More »

Port of Mobile remains open

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Mobile remains open to commercial traffic with no anticipated closures or delays expected from the DEEPWTER HORIZON oil spill. “We absolutely see no reason to close this port or divert traffic,” says James K. Lyons, director and CEO for the Al Read More »

Georgia Ports Authority wins Bronze Anvil Award

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) was awarded the coveted 2010 Bronze Anvil Award from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for superior performance in the design and execution of an individual public relations tactic within a broader public rel Read More »

ICTSI Brunei unit marks 1st year of operation

AJOT | June 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

New Muara Container Terminal Services Sdn. Bhd. (NMCTS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Philippine-based port operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), recently celebrated its first anniversary of operating and maintaining the Muara Read More »

Port Corpus Christi creates a Communications Department

AJOT | June 06, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Corpus Christi has reinvented itself in the last 10 years. As the Port continues its role as the economic engine of the Coastal Bend and become a more diverse gateway to the world, the restructure of the marketing and communications efforts is paramo Read More »

Saudi Ports says privatization plan ready

AJOT | June 06, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Saudi Arabia plans to create an independent firm that will manage the kingdom's eight ports under a gradual privatization process, the state-run Saudi Ports Authority said.

The authority has completed privatisation studies of the ports, which Read More »

South Africa’s Transnet says coal rail target on track

AJOT | June 06, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South African logistics group Transnet has continued with plans to rail 65 million tons of export coal this year despite a three week strike that crippled ports and railways, its acting chief executive said.

"We still believe and are planning Read More »

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