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JAXPORT to Expand Auto Processing Capacity by 25 Percent

By MarEx 2017-11-18 19:14:50

JAXPORT has begun construction of a new automobile processing terminal, the first phase of a multi-year project which will increase the port’s vehicle handling...

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E.U. Ports Boost Transparency

By MarEx 2017-11-16 21:11:58

The E.U.'s PORTOPIA partners have presented the outcome of the project with new transparency tools developed. The PORTOPIA project, which started in 2013, was aimed at...

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Hamburg Set to Profit from Free Trade Deal with Canada

By MarEx 2017-11-16 20:49:14

The Port of Hamburg says that it is seeing more containerized freight than ever, and its marketing organization believes that the Canada-European Union...

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Port Canaveral Serves Record Number of Cruisers

By MarEx 2017-11-16 20:23:09

On Wednesday, Port Canaveral, Florida announced that it set a port record in 2017 for total number of passeger movements. 4.5 million cruise passengers boarded and...

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LA's Pier 400 Sets New Record for Box Moves Per Call

By MarEx 2017-11-16 20:10:58

APM Terminals' Pier 400 at the Port of Los Angeles has set a new record for the most containers loaded and discharged during a single vessel call. When the Maersk Evora...

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China Expands its Influence at Djibouti's Ports

By MarEx 2017-11-16 19:41:00

On Monday, Chinese energy consortium POLY-GCL Petroleum Group signed an MoU to invest $4 billion in a natural gas pipeline, an LNG plant and a loading terminal at Damerjog,...

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Musk Says All-Electric Semi Will "Blow Your Mind"

By MarEx 2017-11-16 19:15:37

Tesla is about to unveil its long-awaited, all-electric semi truck, something CEO Elon Musk says will “blow your mind.”  The unveiling will be...

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India and China Face Off at Sri Lankan Port

By MarEx 2017-11-16 18:39:50

India may be making a major investment in Hambantota, a sleepy municipality in southern Sri Lanka that China would like to turn into a busy hub in its "One Belt, One...

India

India's Blue Economy Booming

By MarEx 2017-11-16 18:37:18

India's major ports recorded a growth of 3.27 percent during the period April to September and together handled 383 million tons of cargo compared to 371 million tons...

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Technology Companies Set Up Automation Taskforce

By MarEx 2017-11-16 17:22:43

Navis, Microsoft China, terminal equipment manufacturer Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC) and global infrastructure advisory firm Moffatt & Nichol have formed a...

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