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U.S. Imports in February Expected to be Lowest in Nearly Three Years

Published Feb 7, 2023 6:11 PM by The Maritime Executive

Import cargo volume at the U.S.’s major container ports is expected to drop to its lowest level in nearly three years during...

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Container Fire Continues to Burn at Port of Iskenderun

Published Feb 7, 2023 4:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

Despite reports that it has been extinguished, the container fire at the port of Iskenderun continues to burn into its second day,...

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Earthquake Disrupts Oil Exports From Turkey's Ceyhan Terminal

Published Feb 6, 2023 10:02 PM by The Maritime Executive

After the devastating quake that struck southern Turkey on Monday, the port of Ceyhan has suspended operations at its crude oil te...

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Seaports Are the Key to Making Green Hydrogen Cost Competitive

Published Feb 5, 2023 8:56 PM by Brian Gicheru Kinyua

As the world strives for a net zero emissions future by 2050, hydrogen has attracted considerable attention in the decarbonization...

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Senegal's Delayed Port to Proceed After Government Secures Financing

Published Feb 3, 2023 3:08 PM by The Maritime Executive

After more than a year delay, Senegal is finally set to commence construction of the $1.1 billion Ndayane deepwater port which is...

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DP World to Develop Mega-Container Terminal in Northwest India

Published Feb 2, 2023 4:58 PM by The Maritime Executive

DP World won a major concession to develop and operate a new mega-container terminal in northwest India which will be part of the...

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Virginia Port Authority's Inland Port Switches to 100% Green Power

Published Jan 31, 2023 8:54 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Port of Virginia's inland port in Front Royal has made the switch to 100 percent renewable electrical power for its own op...

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Pilots Prevent Grounding After 20,000 TEU Boxship Loses Power

Published Jan 31, 2023 6:44 PM by The Maritime Executive

Marine pilots aboard the boxship MOL Treasure skillfully prevented a casualty when the vessel lost power Thursday on the approache...

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Los Angeles Seeks Input to Double Cruise Terminals with Outer Harbor 

Published Jan 31, 2023 4:21 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Port of Los Angeles is looking to expand its cruise port operations by taking the first steps for the long proposed new cruise...

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DOT Turns Down $1.2B Grant for Coos Bay Container Terminal - For Now

Published Jan 31, 2023 2:05 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Port of Coos Bay has high hopes to build a brand new mega-container terminal on the Oregon coast, but its plans may have to wa...

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