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Tanger Med Port Propels Morocco's Booming Auto Sector

Published Jul 25, 2021 10:55 PM by The Maritime Executive

STMicroelectronics is set to inaugurate a new electric vehicles (EV) chip production at its facility in Bouskoura, Morocco. The pl...


Cyberattack Stops Transnet’s Container Operations in Durban

Published Jul 22, 2021 4:13 PM by The Maritime Executive

Days after civil unrest and violence disrupted operations at South Africa’s busiest port, reports are that container operati...


Port of Corpus Christi's Cargo Boom Continues With Record Quarter

Published Jul 20, 2021 9:48 PM by The Maritime Executive

In June, the Port of Corpus Christi set a new all-time record record quarter and a record first half of the year, moving nearly 80...


Normal Operations Resuming at South Africa’s Ports After Civil Unrest

Published Jul 20, 2021 6:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

A week after civil unrest, violence, and protests disrupted operations at two of South Africa’s largest ports, Transnet is r...


With Imports Booming, Port of Virginia Posts New Annual Cargo Record

Published Jul 19, 2021 10:42 PM by The Maritime Executive

Major container ports across the U.S. have experienced record-setting cargo growth, and the Port of Virginia is no exception. Over...


As Coastal Flooding Increases, Some Port Cities Consider Retreating

Published Jul 18, 2021 4:30 PM by The Conversation

[By A.R. Siders and Katherine Mach] When the tide gets exceptionally high in Charleston, South Carolina, coastal streets s...


EU Ports Join Shipping Industry Calling for Revisions to Climate Plan

Published Jul 16, 2021 6:48 PM by The Maritime Executive

The European Sea Ports Organization said that it welcomes the European Commission’s new package of proposals, which should c...


Time Containerships Spent Waiting for Berths Doubled in Two Years

Published Jul 16, 2021 3:41 PM by The Maritime Executive

Port congestion and the resulting decline in liners’ schedule performance has been a persistent story in 2021 as the gl...


Crisis Continues in South Africa with Violence Impacting Durban

Published Jul 15, 2021 7:41 PM by The Maritime Executive

Violence and looting are continuing in parts of South Africa as the government struggles to regain control and bring an end to the...


Los Angeles Reaches 10.9M TEU for Year, Projecting Continuing Volumes

Published Jul 14, 2021 9:12 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Port of Los Angeles continued its record-breaking run closing out its fiscal year with volumes maintaining the pace experience...

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