Ports News

Three Libyan Oil Terminals Resume Work After Months-Long Blockade

By The Maritime Executive 09-24-2020 09:47:35

Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar has agreed to end his eight-month blockade on the oil terminal at Tobruk, allowing a tanker to enter...

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UK Warns of 7,000-Truck Queues After Brexit Transition Period Ends

By The Maritime Executive 09-24-2020 08:42:42

Echoing Brexit warnings dating back to 2017, the UK government has issued a new "reasonable worst case scenario" fo...

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Report: Cruise Shutdown Takes Heavy Toll on Florida's Ports

By The Maritime Executive 09-24-2020 07:02:15

In a new report based on discussions with maritime stakeholders, Federal Maritime Commissioner Louis E. Sola has catalogued the ec...

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Unions Call on Port States to Protect Seafarers by Detaining Ships

By The Maritime Executive 09-24-2020 06:25:02

Adding its voice to the chorus of calls for action to address the challenges of crew change on this World Maritime Day, a federati...

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Rebound in Volumes Contributes to Port Congestion Concerns

By The Maritime Executive 09-24-2020 04:56:15

As ocean carriers and the shippers work to rebound from the economic effects of the pandemic, ports have been reporting stead...

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Antwerp to Use Digitization to Enhance Secure Release of Containers

By The Maritime Executive 09-24-2020 03:48:34

The Port of Antwerp is becoming the latest port to expand its digitalization efforts to enhance the flow of containers through its...

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Singapore Calls for Proposals in Initiative to Decarbonize Port

By The Maritime Executive 09-24-2020 02:28:22

While much of the attention has been focused on the effort to reduce carbon emissions from large, ocean-going vessels, a number of...

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Is China Using Africa to Shape a New Global Maritime Order?

By Brian Gicheru Kinyua 09-24-2020 02:26:53

Industrialization in Africa has been sluggish, with manufacturing accounting for only 13 percent of Africa’s GDP and 25 perc...

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Pays $250K California Port Air Pollution Fine

By The Maritime Executive 09-23-2020 03:41:59

As part of California’s ongoing efforts to enforce strict emission regulations in its major ports, Japanese shipping line Mi...

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Gulf Coast Ports Reopen After Tropical Storm Beta

By The Maritime Executive 09-22-2020 12:33:09

Tropical Storm Beta has weakened into a tropical depression over the Texas coast and is drifting slowly eastwards towards Lou...

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