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California Ports Continue to See Record Volumes

Published May 14, 2021 7:54 PM by The Maritime Executive

California’s major seaports all reported continued record results in April driven largely by strong consumer sales which are...


EU Green Port Project Explores New Fuels, Digitization, and Automation

Published May 13, 2021 8:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

An international alliance of 45 companies, research institutes, and port authorities, headed by the Port of Rotterdam Authority, h...


Port of Corpus Christi Plans Green Hydrogen Production Facility

Published May 12, 2021 3:49 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Port of Corpus Christi, Teas is joining a growing list of ports around the globe seeking to become part of the emerging hydrog...


Houston Breaks Ground for Long Anticipated Channel Expansion 

Published May 11, 2021 7:45 PM by The Maritime Executive

After a decade of planning, the Port of Houston held a ceremonial groundbreaking for the multi-year project that will widen and de...


NRF Says Retail Imports are on Track to Beat Record 2020 Levels

Published May 10, 2021 6:51 PM by The Maritime Executive

Retail imports set a new record this spring contributing to the continuing surge in volumes at the primary U.S. container por...


PortMiami Receives Federal Money for Pilot Shore Power Program

Published May 7, 2021 3:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

PortMiami is proceeding with a pilot program to develop shore power to permit cruise ships in the port to begin cold ironing. The...


India's Ports Work to Keep Supply Chain Running Amidst Major Outbreak

Published May 7, 2021 2:09 PM by Ankur Kundu

Indian ports are making every effort to keep the country's supply chain intact in the face of rising COVID-19 cases, and both...


Asian Ports Dominate New Container Terminal Efficiency Index

Published May 7, 2021 1:54 PM by Njiraini Muchira

Yokohama port in Japan has been ranked as the most efficient port in the world in a new index in which Asian ports dominate. Th...


APMT in Talks to Operate New Container Mega-Port on Mississippi

Published May 6, 2021 10:16 PM by The Maritime Executive

Maersk's port operator APM Terminals has entered discussions with the port of Plaquemines, Louisiana about becoming the operat...


At Last, Hamburg Welcomes its First Megamax With Increased Draft

Published May 6, 2021 8:27 PM by The Maritime Executive

The CMA CGM Jacques Saadé has become the first megamax boxship to transit the newly-enlarged Elbe shipping channel with an...

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