2022 record year for containerized shipping in Mobile

The Alabama Port Authority today announced record container shipping numbers for the 2022 calendar year, with 563,191 TEUs handled.These numbers reflect the ninth year the Port of Mobile posted double-digit growth since 2009. With 563,191 TEUs moved in 2022, total container volumes were 11% over 2021. Intermodal rail volumes continued a 31-month record of triple-digit growth, ending the year at 142% over 2021.Additionally, the container terminal handled a record 312 ... [+]

Port of Virginia’s 2022 Cargo Volume Up 5%

Port of Virginia® is posting its most productive year on record having processed more than 3.7 million TEUs in 2022, an increase of 5.1%.“We made real progress in 2022 and it was another very solid year for volumes,” said Stephen A. Edwards, CEO and executive ... [+]

Strong partnerships, strategic investment at Port of Halifax

In 2022, the Port of Halifax crossed the 600,000 TEU annual throughput threshold for the first time. Thanks to the 18 ocean carriers and the collective effort of PSA Halifax, CN, the ILA, and with dedicated support from the marine pilots and tug operator, 601,700 ... [+]

GPA handles nearly 6 million TEUs in 2022

The Georgia Ports Authority handled a record 5.9 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in Calendar Year 2022, an increase of 5 percent over 2021. “It was a challenging year, but collaborative effort across Georgia’s supply chain ensured cargo movement remained fluid,” said GPA Executive Director Griff ... [+]

Port Everglades picks Up CMA CGM West Coast South America Service

CMA CGM’s AMERICAS XL service made its first call to Port Everglades on January 7. According to CMA CGM, the newly launched AMERICAS XL is the only direct service on the market connecting the West Coast of South America to the East Coast of the ... [+]

Port of Oakland December container volume continues overall decline

The Port of Oakland’s container volume dropped in December 2022. Year-end total TEUs for 2022 registered at 2.3 million, marking an estimated 4% decrease from the 2021 total. Total loaded container volume declined 8.1% in contrast to December 2021, recording 123,868 loaded TEUs in December 2022 compared ... [+]

Port of South Louisiana to buy Avondale

Port of South Louisiana (Port SL) CEO Paul Matthews has announced that it has entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement with T. Parker Host to purchase Avondale Global Gateway, following the Port of South Louisiana Commission’s unanimous approval. As the Western Hemisphere’s second largest ... [+]

Ellerman City Liners’ new trans-Atlantic service begins calling JAXPORT

The first vessel in UK-based Ellerman City Liners’ ' trans-Atlantic service made its inaugural call to the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) recently. JAXPORT representatives presented a plaque to the crew of the container ship SC Mona Lisa to recognize the ship’s maiden voyage to Jacksonville.Ellerman ... [+]

MSC Donata wins the Gold-Headed Cane

On January 1, 2023, at 0:05 a.m., the MSC Donata was the first ocean-going vessel of the year 2023 to cross the Port of Montreal’s downstream limit at Sorel without a stopover. True to a tradition that dates back more than 180 years, the Montreal ... [+]

New Cargo service at Port Canaveral

Blue Water Industries, a leading national bulk materials supplier has entered into an agreement with Port Canaveral terminal operator Ambassador Services International (ASI) to import between 400,000 to 800,000 metric tons annually of various sized aggregate through Port Canaveral. Scheduled deliveries of the products originating ... [+]