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EU sanctions on Libyan ports seen lifted

AJOT | August 30, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

European Union sanctions against six Libyan ports, several oil companies and more than a dozen other entities, could be lifted, EU diplomats said.

The EU's 27 governments reached a preliminary agreement on Wednesday to ease the bloc's restrictions aga Read More »

APM Terminals says to sell 25% stake in Xiamen port

AJOT | August 30, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals, the port operating arm of Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk, has agreed to sell a 25 percent stake in Xiamen Songyu Container Terminal, the company told Reuters.

The terminal on China's southeastern coast is a joint ventu Read More »

Port of Long Beach to renew lease with Toyota


AJOT | August 30, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners gave the go ahead to a $240 million, 20-year lease renewal with Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., keeping a major hub for one of the world's largest automakers in Southern California.

The new lease, which contain Read More »

Tanzania police seize poached elephant tusks

AJOT | August 29, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Tanzanian authorities have seized more than 1,000 elephant tusks hidden in sacks of dried fish at Zanzibar port which were destined for Malaysia, officials said.

Like other countries across sub-Saharan Africa rich with wildlife, Tanzania has suffered Read More »

Sri Lanka’s new port gets $610 mlllion investment

AJOT | August 29, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Sri Lanka's ports authority said it has approved $610 million investment in large warehousing projects for sugar, fertiliser, and bottle manufacturing at its new port in Hambantota, due to start commercial operations this year.

The $1.4 billion port o Read More »

Cerrejon to invest $300 mlllion on port, rail

AJOT | August 29, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Colombia's largest coal exporter, Cerrejon, plans to spend $100 million on its railroad and $200 million on port improvements for its $1.3 billion expansion plan, the company said.

Cerrejon is owned by BHP Billiton, Anglo American and Xstrata and want Read More »

India’s overseas drive to slow home port plans

AJOT | August 29, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

India's desire to spend billions of dollars on overseas infrastructure could undermine efforts to ease major domestic port congestion that has hindered trade in Asia's third largest economy.

New Delhi plans to create a state-owned firm, India Ports Gl Read More »

DP World H1 profit surges on Australia sale

AJOT | August 29, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

DP World's first-half profit grew four-fold as it booked a gain from the sale of its Australian operations last year, and the port operator said its emerging market focus would help it deliver on full-year goals.

The company, one of the more profitabl Read More »

Port of Santos sees more strong growth

AJOT | August 29, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Brazil's dominance on world commodities markets over the centuries was built on the flow of ships through Santos, which is expected to triple movement of cargo over the next 15 years as it has over the past 20, the port authority said.

Latin America's Read More »

Premium Article  Hamburg Süd expands presence in West Coast Central America

AJOT | August 28, 2011 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Effective from 4 September 2011, Hamburg Süd will expand its coverage of West Coast Central America by joining APL in a two loop service concept (WECA).

String 1 (WCX – WECA1) will deploy three vessels of 1.300 TEU nominal capacity and has the followi Read More »

Premium Article  APM Terminals turns to emerging markets for growth

AJOT | August 28, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals is looking to emerging markets to combat slow growth as southern Europe and the United States struggle with debt crises.

APM Terminals Chief Executive Kim Fejfer told Reuters the company has seen little growth since the financial crisis Read More »

Railway to transport containerized cargo at Port Everglades

AJOT | August 24, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Broward County Board of County Commissioners has unanimously approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) to construct and operate an Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF) on 42.5 acres of land at Port Read More »

Asciano back in profit, not separating business units

AJOT | August 24, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Australian rail and ports operator Asciano Ltd posted a full-year profit broadly in line with expectations and said it had decided not to spin-off its ports operations following a strategic review of its business structure.

Asciano said net profit was Read More »

South Africa may split rail from Transnet

AJOT | August 24, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The rail operations of South Africa's state-owned freight logistics group Transnet may be split into a separate firm if proposals by the Department of Transport are implemented, the Business Day newspaper reported.

Transnet operates South Africa's ent Read More »

China’s COSCO Pacific plans more overseas investments

AJOT | August 24, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

COSCO Pacific Ltd , a China-owned container leasing and port operator, plans to increase investments in overseas ports as certain advanced markets reel from financial woes, an executive told reporters.

COSCO Pacific, a unit of China COSCO Holdings , a Read More »

Murmansk port up for auction after sale collapses

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Murmansk Commercial Sea Port was put up for sale by its owners after a failed attempt to sell it for $250 million to trader Gennady Timchenko, sources close to the sale told Reuters.

"The port is up for grabs after Timchenko quit," a source close to t Read More »

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