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Tripoli (Lebanon)

State-owned Tripoli Port is a major port located in the city of Tripoli, Northern Lebanon. It serves as a hub for the import and export of goods, and is a vital economic resource for the region. The port is equipped with modern facilities and equipment, and is capable of handling a variety of cargo ships. it is the second largest port on the country after Beirut.

Port of Beirut considers two bids to manage container terminal

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) February 7, 2022 – The Port of Beirut is reviewing bids from two companies to operate the port’s container terminal...

Arab Contractors starts expansion works in Lebanon’s Port of Tripoli

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) October 21, 2021 – Egypt’s construction company Arab Contractors (AC) will in the next two weeks start expansion works in...

Egyptian company awarded contract for Port of Tripoli, Lebanon

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 2, 2021 – The Egyptian ambassador to Lebanon, Yasser Alawi, has visited the port of Tripoli and announced that Arab...

Analysis – Germany enters the fray for the reconstruction of the Port of Beirut; What about France, China, Turkey, the USA, Russia, the UAE & Kuwait?

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) April 7, 2021 – Germany is reportedly prepared to submit a proposal for the reconstruction of the port of Beirut, which was...

CMA CGM to operate the Port of Tripoli, strengthening its Mediterranean position

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) March 3 – The French shipping and logistics powerhouse CMA CGM Group has said that it acquired all shares of Gulftainer...

Lebanon’s Tripoli port eyes Gulf markets

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) February 2, 2021 – Last Sunday, the Northern Lebanese port of Tripoil received the large container vessel Teno, which is...

CMA CGM to make regular use of Lebanon’s Tripoli port

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) January 18, 2021 – The Port Authority of Tripoli has reported that CMA CGM, the French shipping line, will use the port as...

Analysis – Port of Tripoli must replace destroyed Beirut as entry gate to Lebanon

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 8, 2020 – The second busiest Lebanese port of Tripoli is to take over the functions of Beirut port, obliterated by a...

Analysis – The aftermath of the Beirut port obliteration

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 7, 2020 – The port of Beirut, Lebanon’s busiest port, is not going to recover for many months after what is...

Hapag-Lloyd, MSC diverts ships from Beirut to Tripoli

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 6, 2020 – The German shipper Hapag-Lloyd AG has announced that it will divert any vessels destined for Beirut port...

Tripoli port ready to step up and support supplies to Lebanon

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 5, 2020 – Following the destruction of the port of Beirut yesterday by a giant explosion, Ahmad Tamer,...

CMA CGM offers immediate support to explosion-hit Beirut port

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 5, 2020 – A massive explosion shook the port city of Beirut yesterday and at this time has killed over 100 people....

Five consortia interested in operating Beirut port container terminal

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) March 30, 2020 – The Ministry of Public Works and Transport issued a tender for the concession of Beirut port container...

Tripoli port challenges container checks in Beirut

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) February 16, 2019 – The Chinese news agency Xinhua has reported that Ahmad Tamer, Lebanon’s Tripoli Port Director...

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

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

Rosneft to operate oil storage terminal at Lebanon’s Tripoli port

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) January 25, 2019 – Russia’s Rosneft has agreed to resume operation of the terminal or the storage of petroleum products...

Lebanon’s Tripoli port becomes central destination for weekly shipments from China

Tripoli, Lebanon (PortSEurope) December 25, 2018 – Lebanon’s Tripoli port has become a central destination for weekly shipments from China to the...

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