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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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U.S. West Coast ports undergo partial shutdown

Reuters | February 12, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals | Ports

The 29 ports on the U.S. West Coast were effectively closed to cargo freighters for the second time in less than a week on Thursday under a partial shutdown imposed by shipping lines and terminal operators in an escalating labor dispute with the dockworkers’ union. Read More »

Volkswagen selects JAXPORT as Southeastern U.S. Port

AJOT | February 12, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | RoRo Port

Governor Rick Scott announced that Volkswagen Group of America has chosen JAXPORT as the location of its import facility and Southeastern distribution center. The Jacksonville location will create 100 jobs and a capital investment of $3 million in the region. Read More »

Chinese premier calls on Greece to protect investments

Reuters | February 12, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has urged Greece’s new leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to ensure protection of the rights of China’s companies and backing for a key port project, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. Read More »

Appointment to the Saint John Port Authority

PR Newswire | February 11, 2015 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the appointment of Ms. Lisa Ann Keenan of Saint John, New Brunswick to the board of directors of the Saint John Port Authority for a term of three years. Read More »

West Coast port cutbacks expected again this weekend

Reuters | February 11, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Shipping lines are expected to curtail cargo operations at U.S. West Coast ports again this weekend amid stalled labor talks between the companies and the union representing 20,000 dockworkers, the chief executive of the port of Long Beach said on Wednesday. Read More »

CMA CGM inaugurates its agency in South Turkey

AJOT | February 11, 2015 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Please be informed that CMA CGM has inaugurated "CMA CGM South Turkey Gemi Acenteligi A.S.” in partnership with Boutros & Levante Shipping and Trading Co. in Mersin, Iskenderun and Antalya: Read More »

Imports rising even as threat of West Coast ports shutdown looms

AJOT | February 11, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to rise 10.1 percent this month over the same time last year even as West Coast ports come closer to a possible shutdown due to the lack of a contract with dockworkers, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates. Read More »

Port of Long Beach reaffirms commitment to environment

AJOT | February 11, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Container Port

Port of Long Beach reaffirms commitment to environment

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Port of Long Beach’s historic Green Port Policy by honoring its originators and reaffirming their commitment to environmental sustainability. Read More »

TransCanada says to decide on Quebec oil terminal by March 31

Reuters | February 11, 2015 | Energy | Pipeline | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Wet Bulk Port

Pipeline company TransCanada Corp said on Wednesday it will decide by March 31 whether to proceed with an oil export terminal in Quebec that has come under fire from environmentalists who say it poses a threat to beluga whales. Read More »

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