Investing in the Ukraine

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There have been two main trends in Ukraine’s port sector in recent years. The first centres on reconstruction, reequipping and deepening o...

Indonesian ports on offer?

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Private investors are being sought for four public private partnership port projects. At an infrastructure summit in Jakarta last month, Ind...

Verrebroek for Vopak

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The Antwerp Port Authority has reached an agreement in principle with the Vopak company to grant the latter a concession to operate a 174,00...

RTG orders stack up

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Kalmar has disclosed two early customers for its new E-One all-electric RTG design (see last month’s WorldCargo News, p2) - Terminal Pací...

Rail Link launches French service

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The “opening” of the French rail network has had its first concrete result. Shipping line CMA-CGM, through its new rail daughter company...

RTT misses targets

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Hong Kong’s loss-making River Trade Terminal (RTT) captured more south China river cargo last year but fell short of the 3 mill TEU it nee...

MLT gets finance

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German-based specialist transport bank DVB Bank AG has closed a 10-year E45 mill project financing deal for Multi-Link Terminals (MLT) E71 m...

Hutchison moves in on Ceres Paragon…

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Although Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH)’s takeover of ECT several years ago was resisted for some time by EU competition authorities, appar...

Used container cranes on eBay!

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The market for used container handling machinery is currently strong and some equipment is even being sold through internet auctions. Port o...

India amends box terminal policy

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The Indian government is fine tuning its policy that restricts a container terminal operator to running no more than two terminals at any ma...

CG Capital branches out

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London-based intermodal leasing and finance specialist CG Capital Ltd and London Asset Finance Ltd, a well known UK transport asset finance ...

St Bernard flying high

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The St Bernard Port, Harbor and Terminal District on the Lower Mississippi River saw a 30 per cent increase in cargo tonnage last year, endi...

Garston builds on

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Associated British Ports (ABP) is to invest £750,000 in a new handling and distribution facility at the Port of Garston for Maxit LWA Ltd, ...