Containers

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

Further expansion for UASC

Further expansion for...

The region’s leading container shipping company, United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has announced t...
The region’s leading container ...

Biggest vessel yet calls into ...

Biggest vessel yet ca...

Gulftainer welcomed its largest ever vessel at Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT). The 17,722 teu C...
Gulftainer welcomed its largest e...

Gwadar handles boxes

Gwadar handles boxes...

Pakistan’s Gwadar port has at long last started container handling operations with the berthing of t...
Pakistan’s Gwadar port has at l...
Gulftainer records 8% growth in container volume

Gulftainer records 8% growth i...

Gulftainer records 8%...

Sharjah-headquartered Gulftainer achieved an impressive 8 per cent growth in container volume in 201...
Sharjah-headquartered Gulftainer ...
ICTSI chairman visits Basra Gateway Terminal

ICTSI chairman visits Basra Ga...

ICTSI chairman visits...

Enrique Razon, chairman and president of global ports operator International Container Terminal Serv...
Enrique Razon, chairman and presi...
UASC orders new reefer units

UASC orders new reefer units

UASC orders new reefe...

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has placed an order for 2000 reefer containers from the Japanese...
United Arab Shipping Company (UAS...
JNPT hits record container throughput

JNPT hits record container thr...

JNPT hits record cont...

Reports from India suggest that, despite ongoing congestion problems, and issues relating to crane r...
Reports from India suggest that, ...
Remote control quay cranes arrive in Dammam

Remote control quay cranes arr...

Remote control quay c...

International Ports Services Company Limited (IPS), the operator of the Dammam Container Terminal, h...
International Ports Services Comp...
KCT adds more equipment

KCT adds more equipment

KCT adds more equipme...

Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT) operator, Gulftainer, has taken delivery of four Ship to Shore (...
Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KC...
New service from Wan Hai

New service from Wan Hai

New service from Wan ...

Taiwan’s Wan Hai Lines, which celebrates 50 years in business this year, is shortly to launch a new ...
Taiwan’s Wan Hai Lines, which c...

SCI looks east

SCI looks east...

The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) has announced plans for a direct India-Myanmar container shi...
The Shipping Corporation of India...
Salalah berths largest container ship

Salalah berths largest contain...

Salalah berths larges...

Oman’s port of Salalah has worked the 399m long MSC London, the largest container ship ever to call ...
Oman’s port of Salalah has work...
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