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Cyprus Terminates Larnaca Port Concession Over Development Dispute

Published May 28, 2024 5:56 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The Government of Cyprus in an ongoing dispute with the long-time leaseholder at the port of Larnaca announced it has te...


Report: Singapore Port Congestion Mounts as Ships Divert from Red Sea

Published May 28, 2024 3:51 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Major carriers have repeatedly warned of the impact the Red Sea diversions are having on their services. In a report fro...


Singapore is Ready for Commercial Methanol Bunkering Operations

Published May 27, 2024 5:58 PM by The Maritime Executive

Singapore reports that it has completed its preparation and is now ready to offer full-scale commercial operations for the bunkeri...


Eight Ports in the British Isles Get Electric Ship Charging Stations

Published May 26, 2024 10:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The UK’s second largest port operator, Peel Ports Group, has announced plans to establish the first green shipping...


Belgium Bans Exports of “Dirty Fuels” to West Africa

Published May 24, 2024 4:39 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The Port of Antwerp will no longer be used by oil companies and traders to export so-called dirty fuels to West Africa....


Port of Seattle Breaks Ground on Long-Awaited Green Building for Startups

Published May 21, 2024 9:15 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Port of Seattle has broken ground on a long-awaited headquarters building for Maritime Blue, Washington's blue economy sta...


Georgia Sets RoRo Record as Industry Grows and Baltimore Vessels Divert

Published May 21, 2024 3:33 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The Port of Brunswick, Georgia, which had the largest autoport by space in the U.S., achieved its largest month ever in...


Software Issue Causes South Carolina to Close Charleston and Inland Ports

Published May 20, 2024 4:27 PM by The Maritime Executive

  An unspecified “software issue” was being blamed for the unusual move of suspending all cargo operations at...


Landlocked Niger with China’s Aid Starts Oil Exports with Pipeline to Benin

Published May 19, 2024 8:06 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The government of the West African nation of Benin agreed to temporarily lift its blockade of Niger’s oil exports...


Hamburg First in Europe to Supply Shore Power for Containerships

Published May 19, 2024 6:47 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The drive to eliminate shipping emissions at berths is now extending to containerships with the port of Hamburg becoming...

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