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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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