Bulk Shipping

News and views about dry cargo shipping and cargo handling

Eng. Said bin Mohammed Al Massoudi, Chief Executive Officer of Sohar Aluminium, performing the official inauguration ceremony for Jabal Shams

Oman Shipping expands bulk car...

Oman Shipping expands...

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) has taken delivery of the 63,500 dwt ultramax bulk carrier, Jabal Shams,...
Oman Shipping Company (OSC) has t...
ADNOC has recently signed a deal to buy a stake in global tank storage operator, VTTI

ADNOC invests in tank storage ...

ADNOC invests in tank...

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is making what it describes as a “strategic investment” i...
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Compan...
The Minister unveiling the commemorative plaque to market the start of work on the new liquid bulk jetty

Liquid bulk jetty work starts ...

Liquid bulk jetty wor...

The Minister for Shipping, Shri Mansukh Mandaviya has laid the foundation stone for the development ...
The Minister for Shipping, Shri M...
GP Zafirakis being unloaded at Essar’s terminal in Salaya

Largest bulker to date berths ...

Largest bulker to dat...

Essar Ports’ Salaya terminal, the deepest draft dry bulk facility in Saurashtra, Gujarat, recently b...
Essar Ports’ Salaya terminal, t...
Cape Taweelah arriving alongside the EGA quay at Khalifa Port

Largest ever bulk carrier call...

Largest ever bulk car...

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has berthed what is believed to be the first fully-laden Capesize ve...
Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) h...
Operations have now started at EGA’s alumina refinery at Kizad

Alumina refinery set to boost ...

Alumina refinery set ...

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has started production at the UAE’s first alumina refinery. The faci...
Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) h...
Traffic at Yanbu Commercial port has increased significantly, with the port handling its largest ever ship recently

Yanbu sets new record

Yanbu sets new record...

Saudi Arabia’s Yanbu port recently worked the Jin Tai Feng, a bulk carrier loaded with more than 82,...
Saudi Arabia’s Yanbu port recen...
The bulk carrier Penna Suraksha making the maiden call at Cochin’s latest cement terminal

Cochin opens fourth cement ter...

Cochin opens fourth c...

The recent arrival in Cochin of the bulk carrier Penna Suraksha, transporting 25,000 tonnes of cemen...
The recent arrival in Cochin of t...
The first phase of the new agricultural products terminal in Salalah port is now operational

Agriculture products terminal ...

Agriculture products ...

A new agri bulk terminal has been opened in the Port of Salalah as part of an ongoing business diver...
A new agri bulk terminal has been...
Essar has built India’s largest iron ore handling complex at Vizag

Essar inaugurates India’s larg...

Essar inaugurates Ind...

Essar Vizag Terminal Ltd (EVTL)’s new 24 million tonnes per annum capacity iron ore handling termina...
Essar Vizag Terminal Ltd (EVTL)...
Salalah port has purchased new bulk handling equipment

Salalah buys bulk handling har...

Salalah buys bulk han...

Oman’s port of Salalah has placed a £5 million contract with a Northern Ireland company called Teles...
Oman’s port of Salalah has plac...
Kandla Port will be the site of an important new fertilizer handling facility

Bulk terminal investment for K...

Bulk terminal investm...

Deendayal Port in Kandla is to have an exclusive, mechanised facility for handling fertilizer cargo....
Deendayal Port in Kandla is to ha...
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