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04

Jan 2022
Suez Canal reaches record revenue in 2021

In 2021, the Egyptian port’s revenue grew 13 percent compared to 2020 [PAID=]Portos e Navios reports that the Suez Canal Authority (SCA), in Egypt, announced annual revenue of USD 6.3 billion in 2021, ...

30

Dec 2021
Lorport restarts operating small-scale commercial navigation in the Vosges Canal

... operating small-scale commercial navigation in the Vosges Canal, in France, reports les Echos. The company estimates the potential of small-gauge river transport on the Nancy-Epinal axis at 500,000 tons ...

06

Dec 2021
Traffic on the Volga-Don shipping canal declined until December 3

The Russian canal transported more than 12 million tons of cargo so far [PAID= Port News reports that on December 3, the passage of the motor ship "Volgo-Don 213" completed navigation on the Volga-Don ...

03

Nov 2021
Transit through the Panama Canal surges in fiscal year 2021

Transit through the canal increased 9 percent compared to 2019 [PAID=]In Panama, South-Central America, for fiscal year 2021 between October 1, 2020 and September 30, 2021, transit through the Panama ...

26

Feb 2021
Brazilian study points solutions to decrease Panama Canal's grain freight cos

Brazilian ports could lower operating costs, fuel and emissions using different routes [PAID=]The Panama Canal could decrease grain freight up to 35 percent if companies and producers used sea routes ...

31

Jul 2020
Panama Canal increases maximum vessels draft

Maximum draft in the Canal is now 48 ft (14.63 meters) On July 25, 2020, the Panama Canal Authority has started authorizing vessels with drafts over 48 ft (14.63 meters) to transit on the Canal. The ...

14

Jul 2020
Collision in the Duluth ship canal

An integrated Great Lakes barge vessel collided with the pier On July 13, the Presque Isle, a barge vessel owned by Key Lakes, ended up colliding with the pier of the Duluth ship canal, after sailing ...

16

Apr 2020
Bid Group permanently closing Canal Flats facility

The plant’s closure is expected to be completed in May BID Group announced it has made the difficult decision permanently close its Canal Flats, BC manufacturing facility. Market conditions continue ...

19

Aug 2019
Canal Sugar building new grain terminal in Egyptian port

The company will be investing USD 200 million in the facility Canal Sugar is planning to build a new pier and grain terminal at Egypt’s port city of Damietta, according to Reuters. The company, ...

03

Jul 2019
Panama Canal modifying toll structure

Proposals for new tariffs for dry bulk vessels were made The Panama Canal has released a proposal to modify its current tolls structure, and is now welcoming public comment until July 15, reports ...

17

Jun 2019
Panama Canal modifying tolls structure

The dry bulk segment will likely see some changes after industry feedback is assessed The Panama Canal has published a proposal to modify its current tolls structure for dry bulk, container and ...

30

May 2019
Russian and Finland consider modernization of Saimaa Canal

Saimaa Canal’s infrastructure will be changed to support larger vessels [PAID=] Konstantin Stasyuk, Deputy Head of Rosmorrechflot, alongside the Russian delegation, met this Tuesday with representatives ...

06

May 2019
Panama Canal hit by drought

The size of vessels that can navigate the canal has been restricted The Panama Canal is dealing with a drought situation, which has forced it to limit the size of vessels that can pass through, ...

03

Apr 2019
Brazilian port operators to propose lower Panama Canal tariffs

The operators will be launching the proposal soon Port operators in Brazil, including grain traders Cargill and Bunge, will be launching a proposal to lower Panama Canal tariffs and to cut their ...

19

Feb 2019
Suez Canal extending tolls reduction for dry bulk vessels

The smaller rates will be in place until the end of the year [PAID=]The Suez Canal Authority decided that circular no. 3/2018 concerning the rebate granted to laden and ballast Dry Bulk Vessels operating ...

11

Dec 2018
Panama Canal and Port of Itaqui reach new agreement

The two facilities want to promote shipments The Panama Canal and the Port of Itaqui have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding to promote grain shipment and other cargoes in the commercial route ...

06

Dec 2018
Revenues of Suez Canal increase in October

The Egyptian government wants revenues to increase by the end of the financial year [PAID=]The Suez Canal revenues reached USD 506.1 million in October, compared to USD 496.7 million in the equivalent ...

15

Oct 2018
Panama Canal transit cargo increases in 2017-18

The canal handled a record tonnage of cargo traffic [PAID=]The Panama Canal handled a record tonnage of cargo traffic in fiscal year 2017-18, at 442.1 million tons, rising by 9.5 percent from the previous ...

04

Sep 2018
China Harbor to build new terminal near Suez Canal

... Suez Canal northeast of Egypt, reports The Medi Ttelegraph. The project was assigned to the company by the Sokhna branch of Emirati DP World, the main investor in the project, and said that will deliver ...

30

Aug 2018
Panama Canal’s rating reaffirmed

Fitch Ratings remains positive about the infrastructure’s outlook Fitch Ratings has affirmed that the Panama Canal’s Authority is a grade “A” investment for the third year, pointing to the stable outlook ...

06

Jun 2018
Suez Canal’s revenues expand in 10MFY2017-18

Egyptian government expects large revenues over the next few years The Egyptian finance minister has said that the Suez Canal’s revenues over the past ten months of the current fiscal year 2017-18 have ...

06

Jun 2018
Panama Canal reaches new monthly tonnage record

This is the third new record since the debut of the Expanded Canal The Panama Canal has set a new monthly tonnage record of 38.1 million tons for the third time since the inauguration of the Expanded ...

23

Apr 2018
Panama Canal cutting transit draft on April 27

Allowable draft will be cut by one foot The Panama Canal Authority will reduce the maximum draft for vessels transiting the Neopanamax locks to 48 feet (14.63 meters) from the current 49 feet of tropical ...

16

Mar 2018
Brazil: Agreement assesses Panama Canal usage

The signing took place this week [PAID=] A cooperation agreement was signed between Aprosoja and ACP in order to assess the usage of the Panama Canal to bring grains from Brazil to Asia, Portos ...

23

Feb 2018
Russia: Moscow Canal creates infrastructure to make building materials on river

A long-term cooperation agreement was signed [PAID=] Moscow Canal and YarPesok-97 signed a long-term cooperation agreement, Port News reported. The agreement provides for the creation of a ...

25

Jan 2018
Kerch-Yenikalsky canal transit increases

2017 was a profitable year for the region In January-December 2017, the number of transit passages through the Kerch-Yenikalsky canal totaled 19,034, which is 25.4 percent more than in 2016, Port ...

25

Jan 2018
Kerch-Yenikalsky canal transit increases

2017 was a profitable year for the region In January-December 2017, the number of transit passages through the Kerch-Yenikalsky canal totaled 19,034, which is 25.4 percent more than in 2016, Port ...

15

Jan 2018
North Sea Canal’s transshipment hits record

Positive economy led to a profitable 2017 The positive economy led to a 2.5 percent increase in the goods transshipment at the Port of Amsterdam to 81.3 million tons in 2017, Port News reported.  ...

15

Jan 2018
North Sea Canal’s transshipment hits record

Positive economy led to a profitable 2017 The positive economy led to a 2.5 percent increase in the goods transshipment at the Port of Amsterdam to 81.3 million tons in 2017, Port News reported.  ...

28

Dec 2017
Suez Canal revenues rise

November was a profitable month Revenues of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) rose to EGP 8.1 billion in November, compared to EGP 6.1 billion in the corresponding month of 2016, Hellenic Shipping News ...

20

Oct 2017
Panama canal sets record annual Cargo tonnage in fiscal year 2017

Following the close of its 2017 fiscal year (FY17), the Panama Canal announced that the waterway welcomed a record 403.8 million Panama Canal tons (PC/UMS) of cargo in FY17, the largest amount of annual ...

11

Jul 2017
Egypt bans Qatari ships in Suez Canal

The announcement was made on a press statement on Friday The Suez Canal Authority is committed to a ban on allowing Qatari ships to dock in ports within the Suez Canal’s economic zone, Maritime ...

27

Jun 2017
Traffic through the Suez Canal keeps growing

Traffic has been going up since March this year The number of ships that crossed the canal in May exceeded the indicator of the same month last year by 5.7 percent and amounted to 1,484, Maritime ...

20

Mar 2017
Panama Canal launches state-of-the-art scheduling and management system

The software schedules, plans and optimizes all vessel transit operations through the canal Quintiq, a Dassault Systemes brand and global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), ...

13

Mar 2017
Panama Canal broke tonnage record on February

After welcoming a total of 1,180 vessels through the expanded and original locks The previous record had been established the month prior, in January 2017, when the Canal recorded a daily tonnage ...

30

Aug 2016
Works delay use of expanded Panama Canal

Retrofits for tankers needed for ships to transit new locks. In Panama, many ships vying to use the newly expanded Panama Canal must first undergo inconvenient retrofits to transit through the new ...

21

Jul 2016
Panama Canal expansion to benefit coal exporters

Canadian coking coal may become more competitive The Panama Canal expansion now finished can create new export routes for metallurgical and thermal coal, reports Hellenic Shipping News. European ...

21

Jul 2016
Panama Canal expansion to benefit coal exporters

Canadian coking coal may become more competitive The Panama Canal expansion now finished can create new export routes for metallurgical and thermal coal, reports Hellenic Shipping News. European ...

29

Jun 2016
Larger vessels line up for Panama Canal

... Panama Canal. Both Maersk Line and CMA CGM have welcomed the official opening of the widened waterway, that will see vessels with capacity of up to 14,000 teu transit via Panama. According to the report, ...

29

Jun 2016
Port Manatee seeking boost from Panama Canal

Port in Florida sees commodity flow increasing as new, larger ships traverse facility. In the US, the Port Manatee is now hoping expansion work at the Panama Canal will also help boost shipments through ...

27

Jun 2016
Cementos Argos contributes to construction of Panama Canal

The company signed the contract in 2010 [PAID=]Cementos Argos has contributed to construction of Panama Canal, reports La estrella. The contract was signed in 2010 with Consorcio Grupo Unidos por ...

27

Jun 2016
Panama Canal expansion offers new opportunities

Larger vessels could carry more commodity producers, boosting cargo traffic. The expansion of the Panama Canal could lead to higher commodity traffic and boost shipments through the waterway, reports ...

27

Jun 2016
Panama Canal expansion offers new opportunities

Larger vessels could carry more commodity producers, boosting cargo traffic. The expansion of the Panama Canal could lead to higher commodity traffic and boost shipments through the waterway, reports ...

20

Jun 2016
Panama Canal expansion facilitates petcoke trade

Expansion of the canal could support increase petcoke trade After 101 years since its inauguration, the Panama Canal is now ready for the opening ceremony on June 26, to celebrate the new expansion ...

20

Jun 2016
Panama Canal expansion facilitates petcoke trade

Expansion of the canal could support increase petcoke trade ...To read the full article on PetCokeWeek, click here.

15

Jun 2016
Port Manatee looking to benefit from wider Panama Canal

Port says it looks forward to greater capacity and more cargo traffic. The Port Manatee is now looking to turn the greater capacity of the Panama Canal into more cargo traffic, reports Bradenton. The ...

13

Jun 2016
Test runs underway at Panama Canal

First ship being put through its paces at the port. In Panama, the first test runs along the newly expanded Panama Canal began Thursday, reports Kentucky. Tugs nudged the bulk cargo carrier Baroque ...

05

Apr 2016
Suez Canal sets toll discount

This is to lure more shipping lines to use the expanded waterway.   In Egypt, the Suez Canal will be implementing a toll discount in a bid to get more customers, reports Trade Winds.   The Suez ...

30

Mar 2016
Panama Canal may be ready by June, early July

Expanded waterway expected to boost traffic through the area. Trade Winds reports the expanded Panama Canal may take a bit longer before being utilized by shipowners.   Jose Ramon Arango, senior ...

28

Mar 2016
Pamana to inaugurate wider canal

New lane of traffic to be unveiled on June 26. In Panama, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has set the official start date for the operations of its wider locks, reports Trade Winds.   The ...

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