Timaru to sell cranes

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The Port of Timaru in New Zealand has announced it will sell its container handling assets when its last remaining container service stops i...

Timaru loses box business

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The Port of Timaru in New Zealand will lose its last remaining container service in September...

Auckland problems continue to mount

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The prolonged industrial dispute between Ports of Auckland Ltd (POAL) and the Maritime Union of New Zealand (MUNZ) has deteriorated further ...

Shippers spark NZ dredging row

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A report from the New Zealand Shippers’ Council (NZSC) on the potential benefits of introducing 7,000 TEU ships to New Zealand routes has ...

NZ ports merger called off

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The proposed merger of the New Zealand South Island ports of Lyttelton and Otago (Port Chalmers) has been frozen while Lyttelton deals with ...

First RTG in New Zealand

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The Lyttelton Port Company (LPC) in New Zealand’s South Island has become the first port in the country to order a yard gantry crane...

Funds for Auckland…

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A controversial NZ$70M recapitalisation of New Zealand’s Ports of Auckland Ltd (POAL) will improve its financial and strategic position fo...

Dairy reshuffle hits kiwi ports

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Three New Zealand ports will lose a significant share of their container business following supply chain changes announced by Fonterra...

NZL renews Tauranga push

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New Zealand’s NZL Group has ramped up its efforts to reactivate what it claims are historic rights to container terminal operations at the...

…as Kiwi ports feel shuffle heat

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The over-serviced New Zealand port sector’s vulnerability to deepsea carriers’ schedule changes has again been exposed by the latest clu...

Otago eyes South Island crown

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Port Otago Ltd, which controls the ports of Dunedin and Port Chalmers, is making a bid for container supremacy on New Zealand’s South Isla...