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Rio 2017

21 – 22 June 2017,
Rio de Janeiro

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Finance Deals

Terminal operator DP World has reported concerns over the future viability of the Port of Melbourne following a request by the the state government of Victoria to increase its rent at the site by 800%.

Port operator Pelindo II is reportedly exploring options to raise around $1.1 billion to build and operate five new ports across Indonesia by 2019.

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Integrax takeover bid hits opposition

The takeover bid for Malaysian port operator Integrax by the country’s largest power company Tenaga Nasional has hit opposition after Integrax shareholders rejected a $177 million offer.

UK Prime Minister David Cameron launched plans for a £200 million investment to upgrade capacity at the Port of Felixstowe today as part of the government’s Economic Plan for the East of England.

The Irish port of Foynes is to receive investment of €50 million to expand capacity and modernise berths to accept larger vessels.

Romanian authorities are reportedly planning to invest €16 million to upgrade three ports on the river Danube.

Filipino port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has acquired its partner Anglo Ports’ stake in Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) in Australia.

Belgium’s Port of Antwerp is seeking investment from India to strengthen ties between the European port and the subcontinent. A delegation from the port will be in India this week to raise investor interest and will sign an agreement between APEC (the port of Antwerp’s international training centre) and the Indian port JNPT. 

The Dutch port of Teneuzen and the Flemish port of Ghent have signed a treaty for the construction of a new lock to improve access by larger ships to both ports.

Thursday, 05 February 2015

CSAV completes share sale for $398m

Chilean shipping company Compañía Sud Americana de Vapores (CSAV) has raised $398 million following a second share auction to increase capital for future expansion.


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