Member Port News

Europe and Africa Region

July 9

Rotterdam: North Sea Wind Power Hub Consortium presents achievable solution to meet climate goals

NAMPORT, Namibia: Vehicle imports increased in last financial year 2018/2019


July 11

Amsterdam: Pilot with sailing drone deployed for depth inspection of ships at locks

Baku: The President of the European Council visits the new Port of Baku

British Ports Association: British Ports Association Welcomes Clean Maritime Plan


July 12

Puertos del Estado: De la Encina announces the approval of the Delimitation of Port Spaces and Uses

NAMPORT, Namibia: New Walvis container terminal set for official launch


July 13

Gibraltar: Bluefin Tuna Open Season Temporary Suspension


July 15

Puertos del Estado: The SIMPLE Platform Project starts with preliminary market consultation
Bulgarian Ports: Bulgaria celebrates 20 Years Vessel Traffic Services in Bulgaria
Mauritius: MPA – Adu Dhabi Agreement Signing Ceremony


July 16

Riga: LNG vessels will protect the environment and increase container turnover at the Port of Riga


July 18

Helsinki: A busy ship travel season


July 22

Rotterdam: Arrival of bridges for Theemswegtracé

Genoa: The MSC Rosaria container vessel undergoes mooring tests prior to official inauguration of the terminal

Sines: Port of Sines Continues on the Route of the World’s Largest Container Ships

APM Terminals: APM Terminals Maasvlakte II increases rail service to major inland logistics hub

Nigerian Ports Authority: NPA Appoints General Managers and Assistant General Managers



Durres: January-June 2019, 193 thousand tons of goods more than 6-month 2018



Americas Region

July 9

Georgia Ports Authority: Georgia Ports annual report


July 10

Seattle: NWSA Breaks Ground on $500M Terminal 5 Modernization


July 12

Panama Maritime Authority: New Team of the Panama Maritime Authority Outlines Priorities


July 17

APM Terminals: APM Terminals Callao launches Peru’s first digital customer platform


July 19

Los Angeles: Mayor Garcetti and Council Member Buscaino Announce Agreement Between ILWU, APMT, AND PMA; Launch Blue Ribbon Commission on the Future of Work


July 23

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Port Police Seize Approximately 1,200 Pounds of Marijuana at Cabrillo Beach




Asia, Middle East and Oceania Region

July 8

Hong Kong: First Hong Kong woman qualifies as chief engineer of seagoing vessels


July 11

MPA, Singapore: Singapore and China Sign MoU to Enhance Maritime Collaboration

Sydney, Port Authority of NSW: Ship delivers new gangways to Sydney cruise terminal


July 12

Gladstone: 31,657 head of cattle exported from Rockhampton


July 16

TIPC: TIPC Promotes Biomass Power as Key Step toward Realizing the Benefits of a Circular Economy
Keelung: Princess Cruises Marks Another Record-breaking Year at the Port of Keelung, with Expectations Even Higher for 2020

Kaohsiung: Port of Kaohsiung Smart Environment Network Ready for Online Launch
Taichung: Da Shen Transportation Expands Operations in the Port of Taichung Port Industries Development Zone


July 19

Port Nelson: Port Nelson joins Climate Leaders Coalition


July 22

Ministry of Shipping, Govt of India: Ongoing Projects to enhance traffic handling capacity of Mumbai Port and JNPT


July 23

PMO, Iran: 11 new investment contracts in Chabahar port
PMO, Iran: Afghanistan’s first private sector office opens in Chabahar