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Shanghai to Launch LNG Bunkering Hub with Avenir Vessel

Published Jan 24, 2022 8:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

Efforts are underway to develop Shanghai into an LNG bunkering hub to service the large containerships already calling at the port...

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Yantian Limits Export Boxes as Chinese Ports Struggle with Congestion

Published Jan 21, 2022 3:48 PM by The Maritime Executive

China ports are continuing to struggle with the pressures on the supply chain with the challenges being compounded both by the rus...

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Patrick Terminals Moves to End its Labor Contract With Longshoremen

Published Jan 20, 2022 4:58 PM by The Maritime Executive

Tensions between Australian dockers and ports operator Patrick Terminals are on the rise again after Patrick filed to terminate it...

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Port of Vancouver Delays Old-Truck Ban Due to Supply Chain Issues

Published Jan 17, 2022 11:37 PM by The Maritime Executive

After a year of disruption in British Columbia - including fires, floods, COVID-19 and supply-chain congestion - the por...

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Port of Boston Welcomes its Largest Boxship Ever

Published Jan 16, 2022 6:39 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Sunday, the Port of Boston welcomed the largest container ship it has hosted to date, the 12,000 TEU Ever Fortune.  It...

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Worker Killed in Accident at Port of Long Beach

Published Jan 16, 2022 5:15 PM by The Maritime Executive

[Brief] On Saturday afternoon, a worker at the Port of Long Beach was struck by a vehicle and killed, the port confirmed to l...

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New Security Risks Cast Shadow Over Kenya’s Struggling Lamu Port

Published Jan 14, 2022 10:23 PM by Njiraini Muchira

Authorities in Kenya are having difficulty in encouraging shipping lines to use the newly-built Lamu Port as rising security risks...

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Shell Signs Contract for Green Hydrogen Plant in Rotterdam

Published Jan 14, 2022 8:24 PM by The Maritime Executive

Shell is proceeding with plans toward the development of one of the world’s largest green hydrogen facilities to be located...

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Record TEU Cargo Handled Aboard MSC Ship at the Port of Felixstowe

Published Jan 14, 2022 5:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

Officials at the Port of Felixstowe in the U.K. are reporting that the terminal operated by Hutchinson Ports earlier this week han...

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Singapore Remains Largest Bunker Port and Handles Record 37.5M TEU

Published Jan 13, 2022 6:09 PM by The Maritime Executive

Singapore remained the world’s busiest transshipment and bunkering port in 2021 despite the ongoing impact of the pandemic....

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