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Bangladesh seeks Chinese loan for deep-sea port

AJOT | October 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Bangladesh has asked for a $1.2 billion in loans from China to build a deep-sea port to boost container handling in the country, an official said.

When ready, the planned port would increase the country's annual container handling capacity to Read More »

Port of Brunswick: investment, growth & opportunities

AJOT | October 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz announced that Colonel’s Island Terminal marked its highest tonnage volume ever at the State of the Port address. He also outlined actions required to achieve continued growth and prepare th Read More »

Essar Shipping to complete demerger in 3-4 months

AJOT | October 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

India's Essar Shipping Ports & Logistics expects to complete demerger of shipping, logistics and oilfields businesses from its ports business in three-four months, a top official said.

Post the demerger, which will simplify Essar Shipping's b Read More »

Konecranes builds extension to factory in Lingang, China

AJOT | October 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

An opening ceremony was held to celebrate the extension of Konecranes' factory in Lingang New City, Shanghai, China. Through the extension the production area has been doubled and the target is to increase the number of lift trucks produced in the factory Read More »

Mundra Port Q2 net up as cargo, container biz grow

AJOT | October 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Mundra Port and Special Economic Zone reported a more-than-21 percent rise in July-Sept net profit as its cargo and container businesses grew, but shares fell as the firm handled lower-than-expected cargo volumes in the quarter.

The firm head Read More »

Brazil coffee exports slowed as port chokes up

AJOT | October 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Coffee exports from world top grower Brazil are facing delays as the container terminals at the country's largest port clog up, exporters said, slowing deliveries to a market already jittery over tight supplies.

Brazil's coffee exporter assoc Read More »

DP World sees better H2 on strong container volumes

AJOT | October 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Dubai government-controlled port operator DP World said the second half would be better than the first, boosted by strong container operations in the third quarter.

Container volumes in the third-quarter climbed 8 percent, on a consolidated b Read More »

China, Brazil eye coal rail, ports in Colombia

AJOT | October 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said that China and Brazil were eyeing investments in the Andean nation's coal infrastructure to gain more access to the material.

Colombia, the world's No. 5 coal exporter, has seen a five-fold increase Read More »

Premium Article  Port of Rotterdam Designs Intermodalism into new Megaport

Stas Margaronis | October 24, 2010 | Intermodal | Ports & Terminals

In 2008 the Port of Rotterdam began its latest expansion project, Maasvlakte 2. Estimated to cost over $3 billion, the new maritime facility is expected to begin operations in 2013 and help Rotterdam more than triple its container handling to 38 million t Read More »

Premium Article  Hamburg on the comeback trail; 2010 cargo growth shows recovery

Peter Buxbaum | October 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Growth in cargo volumes at the port of Hamburg, Germany, provide strong evidence that it has put the "crisis year" of 2009 behind it. The first half of 2010 showed an eight percent growth of total cargo handling, with increases demonstrated across the boa Read More »

Premium Article  2010 California Ports & Trade

George Lauriat | October 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

California: light at the end of the funnel
For a generation California has been the end of the funnel for goods coming in from Asia. However, with the advent of the Great or at least near-Great recession, California’s ports were hit hard on Read More »

HHLA sees container shipping volumes picking up

AJOT | October 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Container shipping volumes will grow more than 10 percent in 2010 at German port logistics company HHLA , HHLA Chief Financial Officer Roland Lappin told Reuter.

"We are seeing a stabilisation of the growth trend," Lappin said in an interview Read More »

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