Handling 20 million TEU in 2016
Busan Port Authority (BPA) announces that it is on track to handle 20 million TEU of container cargo in 2016, which represents a 2.8% increase from 2015. (In 2015, the port recorded 19.45 million TEU* of which 9.336 million TEU was local cargo and 10.114 million TEU was transshipment cargo – these numbers were up by 0.9% and 7.3% respectively from the year before.)
International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s (ICTSI) recently took delivery of four new rubber tired gantry cranes (RTGs) for its flagship Manila International Container Terminal (MICT).
Hutchison Ports Thailand (HPT) held an event on Wednesday (21 October) to mark the handling of 15 million twenty foot equivalent unit (TEU) of containers since the commencement of operations in 2002
International Container Terminal Services, Inc., (ICTSI) the largest port operator in the Philippines has rolled out at the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) the online container booking system, the Terminal Appointment Booking System (TABS).
Cooperation Between IZP and Russia to Build a New Generation Far East Free Port
Cargotec's MacGregor receives USD 21 million order for optimised cargo handling systems for five container vessels
Russian president Vladimir Putin used his recent address at the Eastern Economic Forum in the Vladivostok to call for increased Asian investment in planned port development projects in the Far East.
The Port of Shanghai continues to hold the title of the busiest container port in the world, according to the latest rankings from the Journal of Commerce (JOC).
The governments of Myanmar and Thailand have signed concession agreements for the Initial Phase Development of the Dawei Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the south of Myanamar’s Taninthayi region.