• Port of Taman to Get New Dry Bulk Facilities

    Russia’s Rosneft has entered into a cooperation agreement with the country’s Ministry of Transport and the government of Krasnodar Territory to expand dry bulk facilities at the Black Sea Port of Taman.

  • Govt can sign agreement on Vizhinjam port: EC

    The Election Commission of India has allowed the Kerala government to sign an agreement with the Adani Group to build the Vizhinjam International Port. The preliminary works of the project will not be affected by the code of conduct in place in view of the Aruvikkara assembly byelection, the commission has informed the Chief Electoral Officer.


  • Sri Lanka to do full EIA on suspended Port City...

    Sri Lanka’s Central Environmental Authority is to do a full environmental impact assessment (EIA) on the suspended Port City project by the state-owned China Communications Construction Company on reclaimed land off Colombo, the Sri Lankan government announced on Thursday. The EIA is expected to take four months.

  • The Industrial Development Bureau of Abu Dhabi...

    The Industrial Development Bureau of the Department of Economic Development (IDB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Abu Dhabi Ports to establish a joint-programme that will help attract investment and further develop and enhance the fast-evolving industrial sector of Abu Dhabi.

  • Abu Dhabi Ports hosts Life Jacket Awareness Day

    Abu Dhabi Ports has hosted an open day to raise awareness about the need for all passengers – adults and children – to wear life jackets when on-board vessels docking at its ports. Held for the first time, the ‘Your Safety is Our Aim’ campaign will target passengers with advice and guidance designed to ensure people are familiar with wearing life jackets.

  • Ohio port ups shipping to Europe

    A freight shipping service is doubling the frequency of its service between the Port of Cleveland and the Port of Antwerp, Belgium, this year due to high demand as the Ohio port seeks to establish itself as a Midwest hub for shipping to Europe.



Oakland Sees No Impact from Canal Expansion

Bigger ships may be using the newly widened Panama Canal, but they’re not bypassing Oakland to get there, said the Port as it announced that the wider canal locks have not dented its business.