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Germany is a European Union (EU) country in Central Europe, situated between the North and Baltic Seas. It has the largest economy in Europe. Its main seaports are on its Northern coastline: Hamburg, Bremerhaven and Wilhelmshaven. It also has the large inland port of Duisburg.

Update: India–Middle East–Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC) – a new super-trade route?

Mumbai, India (Ports Europe) September 11, 2023 – A multinational railway and sea ports corridor linking the Middle East and South Asia was announced on...

Global Ports Holding wins Bremerhaven Cruise Port concession

Bremerhaven, Germany (Ports Europe) September 7, 2023 – Global Ports Holding Plc (GPH) has been awarded a 10-year port concession agreement, with a...

HHLA sees container traffic down -14.6% in first half

Hamburg, Germany (Ports Europe) August 17, 2023 – Container throughput at HHLA’s container terminals decreased year-on-year by 14.6% to 2.87 million...

Railways play a catch-up game to larger ports

Hamburg, Germany (Ports Europe) August 14, 2023 – When a large vessel carrying for example 5,000 containers arrives at a port, the terminal is, for a...

RailFreight Connects in Bremen in September

Bremen, Germany (Ports Europe) July 31, 2023 – Ports around Europe have been increasing their investments in rail in past years. However, many questions...

New all-electric floating crane from Liebherr

Rostock, Germany (PortSEurope) July 17, 2023 – Liebherr’s new all-electric crane CBG 500 E combines state-of-the-art drive technologies with in-house...

Largest Linde forklift model excels in electric version

Rostock, Germany (PortSEurope) July 10, 2023 –  E-mobility is becoming ever more important and is set to help reduce noise emissions in production...

German president visits ports in Kazakhstan

Kuryk, Kazakhstan (PortSEurope) June 22, 2023 – German Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has completed a state visit to Kazakhstan, as part of a...

Conference in Bremen: Rail-port connections

Bremen, Germany (PortSEurope) June 20, 2023 – Ports are embracing rail and make huge efforts and investments to efficientize the connection with...

COSCO shareholding in Hamburger Hafen und Logistik

Hamburg, Germany (PortSEurope) June 20, 2023 – Following the completion of the investment screening process, COSCO Shipping Ports Limited (CSPL) will now...

Fincantieri signs service contract for German submarines

Trieste, Italy (PortSEurope) June 13, 2023 – Fincantieri has signed a contract with the Directorate of Naval Armaments of the Secretariat General of...

World Bank publishes “The Container Port Performance Index 2022

Vienna, Austria (Ports Europe) May 29, 2023 – The World Bank has published “The Container Port Performance Index 2022: A Comparable Assessment of...

HHLA sees container traffic down over 18% in Q1 2023

Hamburg, Germany (Ports Europe) May 15, 2023 – In the first quarter of 2023, container throughput at HHLA’s container terminals decreased overall by...

Hapag-Lloyd Q1 2023: good resilience in weaker market

Hapag-Lloyd has concluded the first quarter of 2023 with an EBITDA of USD 2.4 billion (EUR 2.2 billion). EBIT decreased to USD 1.9 billion (EUR 1.7 billion)...

COSCO to acquire 24.9% stake in Hamburg Container Terminal

Hamburg, Germany (Ports Europe) May 11, 2023 – The German government has approved for China’s state-owned COSCO SHIPPING Ports Ltd to acquire a...

“Ports of Spain” present at present Transport Logistic fair in Munich

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) May 10, 2023 – Sixteen Spanish port authorities (A Coruña, Almería, Bahía de Algeciras, Barcelona, ​​Bilbao,...

Bilbao port delegation to visit “transport logistic” international trade fair

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) May 8, 2023 – The Port Authority of Bilbao and UniportBilbao, together with VIAL – Vitoria Álava Solución...

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