Containers

All the latest news from the region about containers and container shipping

The first containers for the Duqm Refinery project being unloaded at the port

Container traffic milestone fo...

Container traffic mil...

The Omani port of Duqm has announced its arrival as a significant regional container gateway with th...
The Omani port of Duqm has announ...
To mark the occasion in traditional fashion, Stephen Barron, SCT Terminal Manager, presented a commemorative shield to the Master of the MAG Pearl in the presence of senior management from Gulftainer

SCT welcomes another maiden ca...

SCT welcomes another ...

Gulftainer, claimed to be the world’s largest privately-owned independent port operator, recently we...
Gulftainer, claimed to be the wor...
SCCT expects to handle more Egyptian cargo, acting as a gateway for greater Cairo business, in future

SCCT set to benefit from infra...

SCCT set to benefit f...

APM Terminals believes that its Suez Canal Container Terminal (SCCT) subsidiary will be in a much be...
APM Terminals believes that its S...
Aqaba Container Terminal has reduced energy consumption over the past year

Aqaba terminal highlights sust...

Aqaba terminal highli...

Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT)’s eighth annual sustainability report shows that in 2018 the company ...
Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT)’...
Salalah expects that the container terminal will be returned to full capacity in the third quarter of this year following damage sustained during a cyclone in 2018

Mixed fortunes for Salalah

Mixed fortunes for Sa...

Salalah Container Terminal (SCT) experienced a sharp drop in throughput over the first three months ...
Salalah Container Terminal (SCT) ...
The three new quayside container cranes arriving at BMCT

Mumbai terminal receives new c...

Mumbai terminal recei...

Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals (BMCT), a subsidiary of PSA International and India’s largest cont...
Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals...
Diagram showing new IP2 route being launched by OOCL this June

OOCL upgrades Middle East netw...

OOCL upgrades Middle ...

Hong Kong-based OOCL will be strengthening its North Europe service connections with the Middle East...
Hong Kong-based OOCL will be stre...
DP World’s claims over its Djibouti container terminal facilities have been upheld by a tribunal in London

Tribunal rules against Djibout...

Tribunal rules agains...

Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT), a Djibouti port operator owned 33.34% by DP World Group, has been ...
Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT),...
The Hutchison Ports Sohar team celebrating their productivity achievements

Hutchison Ports Sohar achieves...

Hutchison Ports Sohar...

Hutchison Ports Sohar has announced that it has achieved a significant productivity milestone using ...
Hutchison Ports Sohar has announc...
Gulftainer Peter Richards together with representatives of ES, KMTC, RHS and MCL at an event to mark the successful inauguration of the SPOT operation

SPOT services gains more clien...

SPOT services gains m...

Sharjah-based Gulftainer recently celebrated the signing up of the first customers for its newly int...
Sharjah-based Gulftainer recently...
To mark the occasion, Fred Castonguay and other senior management at Gulftainer, presented a commemorative shield to the vessel master, Captain Razvan Adrian Nita

Gulftainer handles first Galex...

Gulftainer handles fi...

Khorfakkan Container Terminal, operated by Sharjah-based Gulftainer, has completed the first direct ...
Khorfakkan Container Terminal, op...
NCT and Krishnapatnam Port executives and staff celebrate the handling of the 500,000 the container in 2018/19

Krishnapatnam terminal reaches...

Krishnapatnam termina...

Krishnapatnam port’s Navayuga Container Terminal (NCT) reached an important milestone on 27th March,...
Krishnapatnam port’s Navayuga C...
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