Port of NY & NJ Welcomes Largest Boxship Ever

By MarEx 2017-07-19 20:32:56

On Monday, the 13,200 TEU container ship OOCL Berlin sailed into Newark Bay, becoming the largest container vessel ever to call the Port of New York and New...


Nigerian Maritime Workers Strike Over Port Reforms

By MarEx 2017-07-13 20:54:34

Two Nigerian maritime unions went on a brief "warning" strike on Tuesday over labor provisions in new federal legislation that would alter the...

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New Zealand Targets Drug Smuggling

By MarEx 2017-07-13 20:32:08

New Zealand's new police minister Paula Bennett has stated that the Port of Tauranga is being used to smuggle drugs into the country as she steps up counter-measures for...


Port of Virginia Posts Fourth Year of Growth

By MarEx 2017-07-13 20:11:54

The Port of Virginia announced its annual container volume numbers on Tuesday, and the results are strong: 2.7 million TEU, a port record and the fourth consecutive fiscal...


New Costa Rican Container Terminal Delayed Until 2019

By MarEx 2017-07-13 19:40:44

The opening of APM Terminals' new container facility in Moín, Costa Rica has been pushed back a year due to construction difficulties.  Construction on the...


Paris MoU Records Increase in Bans

By MarEx 2017-07-13 19:25:31

The Paris MoU has released its full annual report for 2016 highlighting a large increase in bans within the region: 20 bans compared to 11 in 2015.  The detention...


Houston to Get Ethylene Terminal

By MarEx 2017-07-13 18:35:25

Enterprise Products Partners and Navigator Holdings have executed a letter of intent to jointly develop an ethylene marine export terminal on the Houston Ship...


Port Canaveral Welcomes Builder of Satellite Systems

By MarEx 2017-07-13 18:34:06

On Wednesday, Port Canaveral hosted the official opening of a 24,000 square foot manufacturing facility for satellite supplier RUAG Space USA, a sign of the growing...


More Ports Look to LNG Bunkering

By MarEx 2017-07-13 18:22:15

Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan, Port of Marseille Fos and Port of Vancouver have joined the Port of Singapore and seven other organizations to participate in an international...


Curtis Robinhold Takes the Helm at Port of Portland

By MarEx 2017-07-13 17:23:29

In May, the commissioners of the Port of Portland unanimously selected deputy executive director Curtis Robinhold to take up the port’s top post. He replaces...

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