Member Port News



Europe and Africa Region


October 25
Le Havre, HAROPA: Experimentation with the “Smart Data Services Platform” launched in Le Havre
Le Havre, HAROPA: AIRBUS and HAROPA – Port of Le Havre sign two partnership agreements
Genoa: Publication of Call for Tender: 130 million euros to be invested in new road construction in the Port of Genoa
Puertos del Estado, Spain: For the first time, Puertos del Estado takes joint strategic action for the Canary Islands


October 28
ENAPOR, Cape Verde: Belgian Navy Ship Called at Porto Grande


October 30
Antwerp: BASF invests in Port of Antwerp
Transnet, South Africa: Automotive Volumes Going Higher and Higher


October 31
Genoa: The Ambassador of The Netherlands visits the Ports of Genoa President


November 1
Rotterdam: Substantial improvement of air quality for residents of Rozenburg and Maassluis


November 4
Gothenburg: Container Traffic at the Port of Gothenburg on the Rise – Despite Uncertain Market Situation


November 5
Hamburg: New container gantry cranes arrive at the Port of Hamburg


November 6
Puertos del Estado, Spain: By September, State-owned ports had moved 428 million tons
Stockholm: The power is on at the Värtahamnen Port and several vessels are already connected


November 8
Bremenports: Bremenports Launches Campaign in the Port Hinterland
Bremenports: New E-Cars for Bremenports
Riga: Expert: in timber logistics, Brexit may even offer new possibilities for Latvian businesses
Hamburg: Hamburger Hafenbahn with container port in the background
Amsterdam: Substantial expansion of the storage of hazardous substances in the Amsterdam/Schiphol region
Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority: Construction of Keta Fishing Landing Site to Commence in December 2019


November 11
Rotterdam: Black Bear Carbon announces Port of Rotterdam as preferred location for new rCB plant in The Netherlands


November 15
Namport, Namibia: Walvis Bay volumes keep growing


Kribi: First ship call of the French Navy at the Port of Kribi
Barcelona: The Port of Barcelona celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of the Port Works Committee



America Region


October 24
Seattle: Port Terminal 46 Cruise Terminal Development Online Open House and Public Scoping Meetings

Ports Dept., Bahamas: Ministry of Transport Forms International Ship and Port Security (ISPS) Compliance Unit


October 31
Vancouver: Last cruise ship of the 2019 season departs Canada Place tomorrow


November 1
Canaveral: Port Canaveral to host Marella Cruises’ first homeported cruise ship in U.S.


November 7
Los Angeles: Tariffs Take Toll on Port of Los Angeles October Volumes


November 8
Canaveral: Port Canaveral’s high-tech fireboat will provide enhanced firefighting, rescue capabilities


November 12
San Diego: Port of San Diego to Add Seven Alternative Fuel Vehicles to its Work Fleet
Los Angeles: Tariffs, Trade War Threaten US Job and Economy




Asia and Oceania Region

October 24
Guangzhou: Port of Guangzhou and Port of Osaka enter sister-port deal


October 30
Indonesia Port Corp. II: IPC in Collaboration with Pertamina, Ensuring the Continuity of Fuel Supply in Port
Maldives Ports: MPL signs MOU with MTCC to provide Touch-Link services
Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Ports’ Maqta Gateway and Etisalat partner to deliver Digital Services


October 31
Sydney, Port Authority of NSW: Report: cruise creates $5.2 billion for Australia


November 4
PMO, Iran: Chabahar Port handles 340,000 tons of staple within a month


November 6
Sri Lanka Ports Authority: Colombo Dockyard Lays Keel of third Pilot Launch for SLPA


November 7
Dept of Shipping, Govt of India: Shri Mansukh Mandaviya inaugurates the first ever ‘BIMSTEC Ports’ Conclave’ in Vishakhapatnam
PSA International: INTELLITUG Project- Autonomous Harbour Tug Takes A Big Step Towards Reality


November 8
Gladstone: Accolades all Round as Young Tradespeople Celebrated
Solomon Islands Ports Authority: Ports Security Now Internationally Recognized


November 10
Mundra: Adani Ports And Logistics Announces H1FY20 Result


November 11
PSA International: PSA Kolkata Achieves Record Monthly Throughput and Commissions 11 New Reach Stackers


Mwani, Qatar: Qatar’s 2019/20 Cruise Season kicks off with the Arrival of Mein Schiff 5