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Op-Ed: Port Call Optimization Should be on the Wishlist This Season

Published Dec 8, 2022 9:44 PM by Bruce Mills

Port calls represent a major opportunity for optimization. A study on container ships, conducted by Wärtsilä Voyage, fou...


Import Decline Projected to Continue in Q1'23 Creating Lull at Ports

Published Dec 8, 2022 2:47 PM by The Maritime Executive

The nation’s retailers are expecting imports to continue to decline at least through the first quarter of 2023. After having...


CMA CGM Acquires Two Port of NY/NJ Container Terminals

Published Dec 6, 2022 7:30 PM by The Maritime Executive

Shipping giant CMA CGM Group has signed a binding agreement to acquire two container terminals in the Port of New York and New Jer...


Georgia Realigns and Upgrades Ports to Expand Container Capacity

Published Dec 6, 2022 3:56 PM by The Maritime Executive

Following a significant increase in throughput causing months of backlogs as containerships waited for berth space, the Georgia Po...


MSC Partners with Valencia to Expand Med’s Busiest Container Port

Published Dec 5, 2022 6:42 PM by The Maritime Executive

Already the busiest container port in the Mediterranean and Spain’s leading Mediterranean port in terms of commercial traffi...


Charleston Claims Title of Deepest Harbor as East Coast Ports Expand

Published Dec 5, 2022 5:32 PM by The Maritime Executive

In the ongoing competition among U.S. East Coast ports to expand their capabilities, officials in the Port of Charleston, South Ca...


Korean Shippers Call for Striking Drivers to Return to Work

Published Dec 5, 2022 1:19 PM by The Maritime Executive

Trade associations representing South Korea’s shippers and carriers are calling on the striking truck drivers to return to w...


Growing Concern About COSCO's Rising European Footprint

Published Dec 4, 2022 8:31 PM by The Maritime Executive

In late October, the German government approved the acquisition of a minority stake of less than 25 percent in the operating compa...


Port of Rotterdam Positions as Hydrogen Hub Hosting New Technologies

Published Nov 30, 2022 5:29 PM by The Maritime Executive

With demand expected to soar in the coming years for green hydrogen and new forms of electricity storage, the Port of Rotterdam is...


Mozambique’s Mocimboa da Praia Port Resumes Operations

Published Nov 30, 2022 3:39 PM by The Maritime Executive

After nearly two years of closure, Mozambique’s Mocimboa da Praia port re-opened this week, signaling a return of normalcy i...

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