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Limassol

Limassol is a port in south of the Eastern Mediterranean island state of Cyprus. Limassol port is now the principal seaport of the island. Most of the island’s cargo is also handled in this port. In the year 2000, 3,589,000 tonnes of cargo were handled whilst there were roughly 1 million passenger arrival and departures. Over 50 international cruise liners include Cyprus in their Mediterranean Sea routes resulting in much of the passenger traffic. The port’s multi-purpose terminal is operated by DP World Limassol.

Limassol port operators delay price increases

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) February 9, 2022 – Port concessionaires at Limassol have agreed not to increase port charges until the end of the month....

Cypriot government concerned about Port of Limassol concessionaire prices rises

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) January 26, 2022 – The Cypriot government has raised its concerns about port companies increasing prices by 16% and...

Cyprus Ports Authority joins government hydrogen discussion

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) January 21, 2022 – The Cyprus Ports Authority has participated at a conference organised by the government on...

DP World installs TOS+ solution in the Port of Limassol

Limassol, Cyprus (PortSEurope) December 9, 2021 – DP World has completed the implementation of its TOS+ solution in the Port of Limassol, Cyprus. It also...

EUROKAI reports improved Jan-Sep 2021 TEU statistics

Hamburg, Germany (PortSEurope) November 17, 2021 – In the period January-September 2021, the EUROKAI Group handled 9.25 million TEUs, up +15.3% on the...

DP World Limassol sees the return of cruise ships

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) September 28, 2021 – On World Tourism Day, DP World Limassol has announced the return of cruise ships to Cyprus. In 2020,...

U.S. ambassador visits Eurogate Limassol terminal

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) September 23, 2021 – The U.S. Ambassador to Cyprus, Judith Garber, has visited the Eurogate Limassol container terminal...

DP World Limassol achieves Authorised Economic Operator status

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) August 23, 2021 – DP World Limassol has been accredited with Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status by the Customs...

Strike at DP World Limassol ends

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) August 16, 2021 – Followling local consultations, DP World Limassol has agreed to a proposal from the Department of Labor...

New strike at DP World Limassol

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) August 11, 2021 – A second strike took place at DP World Limassol following a strike earlier this year. Workers at DP...

DP World Limassol operations back to normal

Limassol, Cyprus, August 4th 2021: DP World Limassol has mutually agreed and concluded signing of the Collective Agreement with some of its employees and Trade...

DP World Limassol advances digital transformation of Limassol port presentation

Limassol, Cyprus, July 16, 2021: DP World Limassol’s CEO, Nawaf Abdulla presented the latest developments in the digital transformation of the Limassol...

Cyprus and Greece discuss ferry link

Piraeus, Greece (Ports Europe) July 7, 2021 – Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping, Vasilis Demetriades and the Director General at Cyprus Shipping Deputy...

Strategic Hellenic Petroleum partnership for LPG logistics in Cyprus

HELLENIC PETROLEUM Group announces the strategic cooperation agreement with VLPG Plant Ltd. for LPG products logistics and distribution in the Cypriot market...

EUROKAI Group sees container handling volumes up 17.3% in Q1 2021

Bremen, Germany (Ports Europe) May 19, 2021 – In the first quarter of 2021 the container terminals in the EUROKAI Group saw a rise in handling volumes of...

PSTF 2021 digital tables global cruise industry issues as Greek, Cypriot and Israeli ports prepare to welcome passengers back

The chief executives of some of the world’s biggest cruise lines will participate in the first virtual panel discussion that will kick off the 6th Posidonia...

Employees of DP World Limassol initiate work stoppage

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) March 17, 2021 – Following an announcement about possible job redundancies, workers at DP World Limassol have started a...

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