Port of Rotterdam: Hyper-Smart Container to Begin Round the World Trip
Dutch Port of Rotterdam is sending the hyper-smart Container 42 on a two-year data-collecting mission around the world.
Sri Lanka, Japan, India to Jointly Develop Colombo South Port
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Sri Lanka, Japan, and India have reached an agreement to cooperate on the development of Colombo South Port’s East Container Terminal (ECT) in Sri Lanka.
Iran Becomes the Vice-President of the Marine Engineering committee of PIANC
Babak Bani Jamali was elected as the vice chairman of the Marine Engineering Commission of the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure "Pianc."
Granting incentives up to 90% to investors and owners of goods in Chabahar port
“Currently, 53% of the cargo entering the Chabahar port is being loaded from the ports of origin, which indicates the positive effects of the infrastructure of the port” said Director General of Ports and Maritime of Sistan and Baluchestan.
European Goods Dominate Spanish Ports as Project Loads Gain Ground
Almost half of the goods handled by Spanish ports in 2018 had the European continent as their origin or destination, according to Ports of the State, the company responsible for managing Spain’s state-owned ports.
IMO MEPC Tightens Climate Protection Requirements for Ships
The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) has approved amendments to strengthen existing mandatory requirements for new ships to be more energy efficient.
Panama Canal Step Closer to Carbon Neutral Future with Enhanced Green Initiatives
The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has announced improvements to its Green Connection Environmental Recognition Program which recognizes vessels that comply with the highest environmental performance standards.
Strengthening and Developing Transit from CIS Countries to Afghanistan through Amirabad Port
Managing Director of Amirabad Port visited the Special Economic Zone of Dogharoon in line with the strengthening and expanding of transit from CIS countries to Afghanistan through Amirabad port.
Development of container transport between northern ports of Iran and Russian ports in the Caspian Sea
“Development of logistic cooperation through the provision of container transport between the northern ports of Iran and the ports of Russia in the Caspian Sea is of great importance” said Transport Deputy of Minister of Roads and Urban Development.
30% growth in cargo loading and unloading operations at Chabahar port
“During the first two months of the year, the cargo unloading and loading operations in Chabahar port increased by 30% compared to the same period last year’, Said the Deputy of Port and Economic Affairs of the General Directorate of Ports and maritime affairs in Sistan and Baluchestan.