Containers

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

MSC is one of King Abdullah Port’s biggest customers

Saudi port amongst top ten fas...

Saudi port amongst to...

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Port was the eighth fastest growing container port worldwide in 2017, a...
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Po...
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Sohar container traffic contin...

Sohar container traff...

Figures released by the port of Sohar show that container throughput jumped by a highly impressive 5...
Figures released by the port of S...
Aqaba Container Terminal is consolidating its position as a gateway for Iraq-bound container cargoes

Aqaba terminal highlights Iraq...

Aqaba terminal highli...

During a recent business event organised by Capital Bank in Amman, in the presence of Jordanian and ...
During a recent business event or...
New direct container services have helped boost throughput at DP World’s Cochin terminal

Cochin terminal adds Far East ...

Cochin terminal adds ...

DP World-operated International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) at Cochin recently added a n...
DP World-operated International C...
Container traffic at Khalifa Port continues to rise

Healthy first half year for AD...

Healthy first half ye...

Abu Dhabi’s AD Ports Group has announced impressive financial results for the first half of the year...
Abu Dhabi’s AD Ports Group has ...

Khalifa Port Container Termina...

Khalifa Port Containe...

Khalifa Port Container Terminal (KPCT), managed and operated by Abu Dhabi Terminals, has been rated ...
Khalifa Port Container Terminal (...
UASC improves subcontinent services

UASC improves Subcontinent ser...

UASC improves Subcont...

The United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has launched two new Indian Subcontinent – Europe services, ...
The United Arab Shipping Company ...
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), ...
Productivity has improved at Pipavav container terminal following a number of initiatives

Streamlined shift changes boos...

Streamlined shift cha...

The implementation of a range of measures to streamline shift changes at APM Terminals Pipavav is re...
The implementation of a range of ...
Venta Maersk recently completed a pioneering voyage on the Northern Sea route

Maersk trials Suez Canal alter...

Maersk trials Suez Ca...

Towards the end of September the 3500 teu containership Venta Maersk called at the port of Saint Pet...
Towards the end of September the ...
RSGT now has two important new shareholders

New shareholders for RSGT

New shareholders for ...

Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) and Cosco Shipping Ports Limited (CSPL) have each purcha...
Saudi Arabia’s Public Investmen...
SSL Mumbai making its maiden call into the BMCT facility on October 16th this year

Shreyas starts Mumbai terminal...

Shreyas starts Mumbai...

Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals (BMCT) has welcomed Shreyas Shipping and Logistics as a new custom...
Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals...
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