Containers

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

The three new and upgraded ESL services all call into the hub port of Jebel Ali

ESL revamps GALEX Service

ESL revamps GALEX Ser...

Emirates Shipping Line (ESL) is upgrading its flagship GALEX service. Effective 14th February, the s...
Emirates Shipping Line (ESL) is u...
The Maersk ME2 service recently made its maiden call at APM Terminals Mumbai (GTI)

Maiden call of ME2 service at ...

Maiden call of ME2 se...

APM Terminals Mumbai - also known as GTI - welcomed the maiden call of the ME2 (India – Mediterranea...
APM Terminals Mumbai - also known...
The new solar power farm means that all of PSA Mumbai’s energy needs are now being met by sustainable sources

PSA Mumbai terminal reaches en...

PSA Mumbai terminal r...

PSA Mumbai has achieved a major milestone in its emissions reduction journey by becoming India’s fir...
PSA Mumbai has achieved a major m...
The laying of the ceremonial foundation stone for the new Medlog logistics facility in Dammam

Mawani and Medlog start work o...

Mawani and Medlog sta...

The official start of work to build a new logistics park in King Abdulazziz port in Dammam was marke...
The official start of work to bui...
The concession agreement was extended in the presence of Sheikh Khalid bin Abdullah Al Qasimi, Chairman for Sharjah Ports, Customs and Free Zones Authority, who signed the agreement with Peter Richards, Group CEO of Gulftainer

Gulftainer extends Sharjah Por...

Gulftainer extends Sh...

Terminal operator Gulftainer has extended its concession agreements with the Sharjah Ports, Customs ...
Terminal operator Gulftainer has...
QTerminals recently carried out its first quadruple lift as part of ongoing efforts to boost productivity

Operational milestone for QTer...

Operational milestone...

Qatari port operator QTerminals has achieved a notable milestone in its operations at Hamad port, wi...
Qatari port operator QTerminals h...
Apramapar Singh, General Manager of India Marketing at ONE India

ONE launches West India

ONE launches West Ind...

Ocean Network Express (ONE) is launching the new West India North America (WIN) service which connec...
Ocean Network Express (ONE) is la...
A cake cutting ceremony to mark the maiden call of Messina’s Jolly Oro into Jeddah

Record monthly container throu...

Record monthly contai...

Saudi Arabia’s leading Red Sea gateway, Jeddah Islamic Port, achieved a significant milestone in set...
Saudi Arabia’s leading Red Sea ...
The first vessel, carrying cranes for the new container terminal, arriving at Vizhinjam port on October 15th

Month of landmarks for Adani P...

Month of landmarks fo...

October saw several high points for the Adani Ports group. Mundra port reached 4 million TEU handled...
October saw several high points f...
ONE is offering improved connections between India and the Mediterranean

ONE launches new India service...

ONE launches new Indi...

One of the world’s leading container lines, Ocean Network Express (ONE), is launching its new Indian...
One of the world’s leading cont...
The Jolly Argento making its maiden call into Jeddah port

RSGT welcomes first Messina Li...

RSGT welcomes first M...

Jeddah’s Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT) recently welcomed the arrival of the 4600 TEU capacity Joll...
Jeddah’s Red Sea Gateway Termin...
Dheeraj Bhatia is joining Hapag-Lloyd’s Executive Board

Dheeraj Bhatia to join Hapag-L...

Dheeraj Bhatia to joi...

A well-known figure on Dubai’s shipping scene for many years, Dheeraj Bhatia is to join Hapag-Lloyd’...
A well-known figure on Dubai’s ...
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