Victoria needs no channel rules

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The Victorian government has decided that Melbourne’s shipping channels require no further access regulation, despite the recommendations ...

Montreal volumes down 12% in 2009

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The port says that market diversification mitigated the impact of the global economic crisis on its 2009 traffic results...

BNSF cuts transit times

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BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) has announced that it has reduced transit schedules on 60% of its domestic intermodal premium container traffic,...

Savannah on the up

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Container traffic rose in the last three months of 2009, due mainly to stronger exports...

New HLVs delivered

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Three new project cargo/heavy lift vessels have been delivered to different owners in the past few weeks...

Clean ways to clean ports

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Two scientists from Brighton University in the UK together with a Franco-British partnership have been granted €5M to find safe disposal m...

Oz pursues national port info system

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Container lines, through representative body Shipping Australia (SAL), are backing efforts to establish a port community information system ...

Container freight rates on the rise

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For the first time since mid-2008, average global container freight rates experienced a year-on-year increase in late 2009, according to Dre...

More port results

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The mixed bag of results continues with this summary of unconnected port traffic figures, on an upward trend again...

People on the move

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More appointments in ports, shipping and equipment supply sectors...