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Tarragona port takes part in Argus Petrochemical and Frankfurt

#Tarragona, Spain (Ports Europe) February 8, 2019 – The Port of Tarragona will participate, for one more year, at the Argus Petrochemical Markets...

Rosneft to manage oil products terminal in Lebanon’s Tripoli port

Tripoli, Lebanon (Ports Europe) January 26, 2019 – Russian energy company Rosneft has signed a 20-year agreement with the Lebanese Ministry of Energy and...

Libya’s Al Waha cuts oil output as bad weather causes port closures

Al Sidra, Libya (Ports Europe) January 17, 2019 – Oil company Al Waha, a subsidiary of the Libyan National Oil Company (NOC), reduced its crude oil...

Alexandroupolis port set to benefit from regional port privatisation

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) January 3, 2019 – This month, the Greek parliament aims to pass legislation to allow the privatisation of a number...

ExxonMobil to use Valencia port as main base in Mediterranean

Valencia, Spain (PortSEurope) December 21, 2018 – US oil company ExxonMobil plans to make Valencia port one of its bases in the Mediterranean in the first...

Georgian Kulevi Port exports Caspian and Black sea oil products

Kulevi, Georgia (PortSEurope) December 19,2018 – During its over 10 years of operation, the Black Sea terminal (BST) of Azerbaijan’s state oil company...

Huelva port attends Houston oil and gas event

Huelva, Spain (PortSEurope) November 28, 2018 – A commercial mission from the port of Huelva, headed by the director of Autoridad Portuaria de Huelva...

Repsol’s maintenance works drag down traffic at Cartagena port

Cartagena, Spain (PortSEurope) November 19, 2018 – Cartagena port attributes the 2% decline in cargo traffic to 34.6 million tonnes in the first ten...

Second offshore hydrocarbon starts off Mersin in Turkey

Mersin, Turkey (PortSEurope) November 17, 2018 – Rowan Companies has sent a drilling vessel to search for hydrocarbons in the area of the Mediterranean...

Tarragona port organises the second edition of Hub Day

Press Release – Tarragona port organises the second edition of Hub Day – November 13, 2018 Professionals from all over Europe will come together on...

Aliaga port (Izmir) benefits from SOCAR developments

Izmir, Turkey (PortSEurope) October 25, 2018 – Azerbaijan’s state-owned energy company SOCAR has opened the $6.3 billion (€5.54 billion) STAR...

Tarragona port, ChemMed take part in EPCA conference

Tarragona, Spain (PortSEurope) October 17, 2018 – The delegation of the port of Tarragona and ChemMed, led by President Josep Andreu, was present at the 52nd...

Rönesans, Rotterdam port to cooperate in developing Ceyhan petrochemical zone in Turkey

Ceyhan, Turkey (Ports Europe) September 20, 2018 – Rönesans Holding has signed a cooperation agreement with Rotterdam port to develop the Ceyhan Mega...

Spain’s TEPSA to increase investments in Valencia port

Valencia, Spain (Ports Europe) September 14, 2018 – Spanish company Terminales Portuarias, S.L. (TEPSA), which operates a terminal for petroleum products in...

Tenerife port takes part in ONS 2018 fair

Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain (Ports Europe) August 29, 2018 – Tenerife port has attended the main offshore trade fair in Europe, ONS 2018, along with a...

Spain’s Totisa applies for LNG fuel station at Las Palmas port

Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain (Ports Europe) August 2, 2018 – Spanish company Totisa Holdings SA has requested a  56,000 m² public concession...

Libya’s NOC suspends oil exports from Zawya port

Zawya, Libya (Ports Europe) July 19, 2018 – Libya’s National Oil Company (NOC) suspended on July 16 the shipment of crude oil from Zawya port. The...

Trabzon Port Operation Co signs a contract related to fuel-oil storage facilities

Trabzon, Turkey (Ports Europe) July 19, 2018 – Trabzon Port Operation Co. has signed a lease contract related to fuel-oil storage facilities owned by...

Libya’s NOC to relaunch oil exports from four ports

Ras Lanuf, Libya (PortSEurope) July 11, 2018 – Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) has suspended the force majeure declared in four ports in the...

Spain’s Repsol to start construction of Punta Langosteira terminal in Oct 2019

A Coruña, Spain (PortSEurope) July 10, 2018 – Spanish energy company Repsol plans to start construction of its port facilities at Punta Langosteira outer...

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