Containers

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

Second phase expansion works at ICTSI’s Basra Gateway Terminal are underway, taking ICTSI’s investment in the Port of Umm Qasr in excess of US$250 million

ICTSI steps up Basra port inve...

ICTSI steps up Basra ...

Global terminal operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) is further upgradin...
Global terminal operator Internat...
Hapag Lloyd’s Express Rome calling at BMCT

Operations commence at PSA’s n...

Operations commence a...

It is expected that India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi will officially open the new container term...
It is expected that India’s Pri...
Richard James, managing director of GSCCO

Gulftainer highlights JCT perf...

Gulftainer highlights...

Amongst the 2017 highlights for Gulftainer, the Sharjah-based container terminal operator, was the p...
Amongst the 2017 highlights for G...
Kota Pekarang making its maiden voyage for PIL into Aqaba port

PIL upgrades Red Sea services

PIL upgrades Red Sea ...

Pacific International Lines (PIL), the Singapore-based containership operator, is upgrading weekly s...
Pacific International Lines (PIL)...
Maersk is making sue of the ICD at Birgunj to serve the growing Nepal market

Maersk Line steps up Nepal tra...

Maersk Line steps up ...

Maersk Line is targeting emerging trade opportunities in Nepal, and is to open a commercial office i...
Maersk Line is targeting emerging...
APL is looking to target the Middle East and Subcontinent markets

APL enhances Subcontinent serv...

APL enhances Subconti...

Singapore-based liner shipping company, APL, has announced the addition of three new port calls to i...
Singapore-based liner shipping co...
RSGT took delivery of four new gantry cranes in October

Jeddah port developments gathe...

Jeddah port developme...

Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT), part of the Saudi Industrial Services Group (SISCO), has taken deli...
Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT), ...
Enrique K. Razon Jr, chairman and president of ICTSI (far left); Chief Riyadh, director, General Company for Ports of Iraq (centre); and Eng. Ali Kh. Khalaf, Basra Mas chief executive, after signing the expansion agreement

ICTSI secures Basra expansion ...

ICTSI secures Basra e...

Manila-based International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has signed an agreement for a se...
Manila-based International Contai...
The Gulftainer HR team receiving the corporate health award

Gulftainer stays in good healt...

Gulftainer stays in g...

Sharjah-based port operator Gulftainer, won the ‘Corporate Health and Wellness Initiative’ category ...
Sharjah-based port operator Gulft...
Shri Anil Diggikar, Chairman, JNPT; Shri Sudhir Mungantiwar, Hon. Minister for Forest & Finance, Guardian Minister of Wardha District, Government of Maharashtra; Shri DevendraFadnavis, Hon. Chief Minister, Government of Maharashtra; Shri Nitin Gadkari, Hon. Union Minister Shipping, Road Transport, Highways, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India, at the ground breaking ceremony of Wardha Dry Port.

Container throughput up at JNP...

Container throughput ...

The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), India’s largest container port, further improved its perform...
The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (...
ADT executives Ole Pugholm, Ahmed Al Mutawa, Michael Anderson, Martijn Van De Linde, Saif Al Mazrooei, and Venkat Pisipaty celebrate the 3 million hours without LTI milestone

ADT celebrates impressive safe...

ADT celebrates impres...

Abu Dhabi Terminals, operator and manager of the Khalifa Port Container Terminal (KPCT), is celebrat...
Abu Dhabi Terminals, operator and...
MSC Pilar will launch the new Petra Express service

MSC connects Asia and Red Sea ...

MSC connects Asia and...

The container shipping line MSC has announced a new line connecting the Far East with the Red Sea. S...
The container shipping line MSC h...
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