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Assoporti and SRM publish “Port Infographics Update 2024”

Rome, Italy (Ports Europe) June 12, 2024 – Assoporti and SRM have published “Port Infographics Update 2024“. It is a current statistical...

European Drug Report 2024: Trends and Developments

Brussels, Belgium (Ports Europe) June 11, 2024 – The European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) has published “The European...

Iran wants to use INSTC to move coal from Russia to India

Mumbai, India (Ports Europe) June 11, 2024 – Iran has announced plans to transport coal from Russia to India via Iran’s railway network, said the...

Jan de Nul, Fortescue to connect Africa, Europe for green electrons

Rabat, Morocco (Ports Europe) June 11, 2024 – Belgian marine contractor Jan de Nul and Australia’s Fortescue will work jointly on a project to lay...

Port of Cadiz starts work on “cold ironing”

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) June 10, 2024 – The Port Authority of the Bay of Cadiz (APBC) has started work on the connection between the Las Cortes...

DP World wants Russia’s Arctic Northern Sea Route

St. Petersburg, Russia (Ports Europe) June 10, 2024 – DP World needs Russia’s Northern Sea Route (NSR), which is changing the rules of the game in...

Turkish shipyard launches second ferry for Scottish Isles

Yalova, Turkey (Ports Europe) June 10, 2024 – The Cemre Shipyard has launched a second ferry to Caledonian MacBrayne in Scotland. The vessel, MV Loch...

La Spezia Container Terminal: Molo Ravano expansion tender

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) June 7, 2024 – The La Spezia Container Terminal (LSCT) has published a tender for the expansion of the new Molo Ravano in...

Croatia’s Krk LNG terminal receives first gas from Algeria

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) June 4, 2024 – Last week, the Krk liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on welcomed the 92nd methane tanker since it began...

Hamburg sets up port security centre

Hamburg, Germany (Ports Europe) Juni 3, 2024 – The Port of Hamburg has opened a port security centre (HSZ-Hafensicherheitszentrum) to support the police,...

Morocco to tender LNG terminal for Nador port

Nador, Morocco (Ports Europe) June 3, 2024 – The Ministry of Energy Transition and Sustainable Development plans to issue a tender to construct a...

How To Maximize The Middle Corridor – Caspian Policy Center

Washington, USA (Ports Europe) May 31, 2024 – Earlier this month, the Caspian Policy Center hosted “The 8th Annual Trans-Caspian Forum: How to Maximize...

Port of Barcelona see rise in total traffic in Jan-Apr 2024

Barcelona, Spain (Ports Europe) May 31, 2024 – In the first four months of 2024, the Port of Barcelona handled 22.8 million tons, an increase of +8.2%...

Cyprus minister says Qatar interested in Larnaca port investment

Larnaca, Cyprus (Ports Europe) May 31, 2024 – The Cypriot Transport Minister Alexis Vafeades said on May 30 that Qatar and other international investors...

Port of Sines closed Q1 2024 with +16% growth

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) May 30, 2024 – The Port of Sines closed the first quarter of the year with +16% growth over the same period last year,...

Georgia’s Anaklia port given to China

Anaklia, Georgia (Ports Europe) May 30, 2024 – A consortium of majority state-owned China Communication and Construction Company (CCCC) Ltd., one of the...

Morocco as a green shipping H2 hub

Transport & Environment (2024), Europe-Asia Green Corridors: Case for Morocco as a green shipping H2 hub Endowed with rich solar and wind energy, Morocco...

New accident with Russia’s shadow tanker fleet

Istanbul, Turkey (Ports Europe) May 27, 2024 – A Russian oil tanker Hera 1, part of the country’s shadow fleet of some 600 vessels, got stuck on May 23...

Port of Marseille Fos signs agreement with Guangzhou port, China

Marseille, France (Ports Europe) May 27, 2024 – Last Friday, the Port of Marseille Fos signed a cooperation agreement with the Chinese port of Guangzhou....

Webuild publishes update on new Genoa breakwater project

Genoa, Italy (Ports Europe) May 27, 2024 – The contractor Webuild has published a press release providing an update on the new Genoa breakwater project....

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