Canaveral Port Authority to Waive Fee for Companies Seeking to Operate in FTZ #136

The Canaveral Port Authority announced it will waive the standard application fee for businesses located in Brevard County seeking to establish a designated usage driven site within Port Canaveral’s Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) #136. The fee waiver is effective immediately and will be available to applicants through December 31, 2021. Port Canaveral is the grantee for FTZ #136, which encompasses all of Brevard County. Brevard County companies importing, finishing ... [+]

Port of Oakland loaded imports up 11% in Dec. 2020

The Port of Oakland today said December imports grew 11% compared to December 2019. Containerized export volume was up 0.9% during the same period. Total TEUs for December were 208,341 which is up 7.4% compared to the same time last year. The Port said it ... [+]

Galveston Wharves: What to Anticipate in 2021

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s the importance of focusing on the things we can control and being adaptable. The Galveston Wharves board and staff did just that. As a result, its business has weathered the pandemic well. Estimated total cargo was 4.2 million tons, 6 ... [+]

Globalia Partners with SHIPCO

After three years of substantial efforts put forth by Globalia Logistics Network’s IT department for the upgradation of FreightViewer, a partnership has been finally forged with freight consolidator SHIPCO which will enable the agents to access the LCL rates in over thirty countries right ... [+]

North Carolina Ports Expands Agricultural Opportunities

The North Carolina State Ports Authority announces the expansion of its capabilities to better support the North Carolina agriculture industry through a partnership with Scoular. North Carolina Ports has received approval from the North Carolina Council of State for a land lease to develop an agricultural ... [+]

HHLA PLT Italy starting on schedule

The announced acquisition by Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) of 50.01% of the multi-function terminal Piattaforma Logistica Trieste (PLT) in the Italian seaport of Trieste has been completed on Jan. 7, 2021. The handling facility will operate as HHLA PLT Italy and is expected ... [+]

Liner Carriers Firing Few Blanks

Data from eeSea’s Blank Sailings Tracker is showing that 1.7% and 0.6% of head haul sailings on the three main East/West liner trades have been cancelled in February and March 2021 respectively, compared to the 19.9% and 9.4% sailings cancelled in the same months last ... [+]

Port of Baltimore Rebounds From COVID-19

Significant gains in cargo commodity volumes continued in November at the state-owned, public marine terminals of the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore compared to lows during the COVID-19 emergency. In the most recent monthly reporting period, general cargo, containers and roll on/roll off (farm ... [+]

Kalmar, Maher Terminals extend decades-long partnership

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to deliver a further order of next-generation electric (NGE) straddle carriers to Maher Terminals LLC at the Port of New York/New Jersey, for use at their marine container terminal in New Jerse.y The order for 42 machines was booked ... [+]

New Cargo Business Lands at Port Canaveral

Yara North America, a leading crop nutrition solutions provider, has launched an expansion of its southeast U.S. distribution of premium crop nutrition products from Port Canaveral in partnership with Ambassador Services International. "This is solid cargo business for our Port and a great business win ... [+]