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Israel’s Ashdod Port signs agreements with five startup companies

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) January 9, 2023 – The port of Ashdod has signed agreements with five startup companies as part of the port’s...

Israel’s Port of Ashdod imports Tesla cars from China

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) November 9, 2022 – The Port of Ashdod will soon receive deliveries of Tesla cars manufactured in Shanghai, China. A delivery...

Russia’s RUSCON expands into Middle East & North Africa

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) September 22, 2022 – Russia’s transport company RUSCON expands into Middle East & North Africa with a multimodal...

Ports of Barcelona and Ashdod sign agreement

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) September 13, 2022 – The Ports of Barcelona and Ashdod have signed an agreement to develop collaboration. The cooperation...

RUSCON launches direct multimodal service to Port of Ashdod

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) June 22, 2022 – Russian logistics operator RUSCON has launched a new multimodal service between Russia and the Port of...

Port of Ashdod receives five new STS cranes

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) June 9, 2022 – The Port of Ashdod has received five semi-automatic ship-to-shore (STS) cranes and aims to reduce congestion....

ZIM adds port of Trieste to service

Trieste, Italy (PortSEurope) May 26, 2022 – The Israeli shipping company ZIM has added the Italian port of Trieste to the rotation of two of the...

Port of Ashdod has reported improved financial results for the fourth quarter of 2021

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) May 9, 2022 – The Port of Ashdod has reported improved financial results for the fourth quarter of 2021 with an operating...

Cargo ships queue to enter Israeli ports

Haifa, Israel (PortSEurope) April 1, 2022 – The number of cargo ships queuing to enter Israeli ports is growing as ports cannot handle the volume. The...

Port of Ashdod welcomes first cruise ship since February 2020

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) March 25, 2022 – Two days ago, the cruise ship Emerald Azzurra docked at the Port of Ashdod, the first since February 2020....

500 Global to recruit about ten startups for Ashdod Port technology Accelerator program

Ashdod, Israel, (PortSEurope) January 10, 2022 – Venture capital firm 500 Global will operate the Accelerator program and recruit about ten startups in...

Ashdod Port to pay dividend for 2019-2020

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) December 20, 2021 – The Board of Directors of Port of Ashdod has approved the distribution of a dividend of NIS 90 million...

Port of Ashdod can now handle megaships

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) October 27, 2021 – The Port of Ashdod is completing renovation on the western side of Platform 21. This allows...

Port of Ashdod to provide Azerbaijan port with cyber and security assistance

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) September 23, 2021 – Dr. Tala Ziadov, chairman of the Azerbaijani Ports Association, and Bernard Ben Yishai from the Port of...

Port of Ashdod hosts maritime cyber conference

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) September 19, 2021 – Ashdod Port has hosted Israel’s first maritime cyber conference and industry experts attended to...

Israel’s Haifa port privatisation expected to attract four bidders – DP World seen as leading the front runner consortium

Haifa, Israel (PortSEurope) August 10, 2021 – A joint venture between Dubai’s DP World and Israel Shipyards Industries looks like the front runners in the...

Israel’s Port of Ashdod handles record 1.5 million containers in 2020

Ashdod, Israel (PortSEurope) May 12, 2021 – Ashdod Port has reported an operational record of unloading 1,584,000 containers (TEU) in 2020 – a...