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16-Jul-2018 DRILLING AND BLASTING WORKS IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore DREDGING IN SHING MUN RIVER CHANNEL, SHA TIN Hong Kong BULK VESSEL GROUNDED Suez Canal, Egypt Drilling and blasting works in Temasek Fairway Monday, July 16, 2018, Singapore From today (16 July 2018) to 15 January 2019, drilling and...
July 16th, 2018 | Canals, Groundings, Inland Waterways, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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14-Jul-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 JULY 2018 Worldwide NEW DRAFT LIMITATION IN SHIP CHANNEL Houston, United States World Holidays: 15-28 July 2018 Saturday, July 14, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 18 Jul (Wed) – Nelson Mandela Birthday...
July 14th, 2018 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Jul-2018 SPEED IN RESTRICTED ZONES  Hong Kong MERCHANT SHIPPING LEGISLATION AMENDMENTS COMING INTO EFFECT Hong Kong NEW PASSENGER LANDING CHARGES ANNOUNCED Tanjung Emas, Indonesia TRUCK DRIVERS’ STRIKE CALLED OFF Lagos, Nigeria DREDGING NEAR DENMAN SHOAL Singapore Speed in...
July 13th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

UK freight forwarders association expresses mixed feelings on Brexit White Paper

UK freight forwarders association expresses mixed feelings on Brexit White Paper
Robert Keen Responding to yesterday’s White Paper outlining the UK Government’s proposed future relationship between the UK and European Union after Brexit, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) expressed mixed feelings about its contents. “The...
July 13th, 2018 | Comment, European Union, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Jul-2018 TESTING OF AUV OFF SMALL CRAFT ANCHORAGE ‘A’ Singapore MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT DISCOVERY BAY MARINA CLUB  Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS SOUTH OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong PORT AUTHORITY EXTENDS AND RENEWS PORT TARIFF ENVIRONMENT DISCOUNTS Gothenburg,...
July 12th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future
From the latest TOC London, 12 July 2018 – TOC Europe, the world’s leading exhibition and conference hub for global port and terminal operators, container supply chain professionals and technology providers, welcomed close to 4,000 industry executives at its 43rd edition in Rotterdam this June. The...
July 12th, 2018 | Automobiles, Canals, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
11-Jul-2018 TRUCK DRIVER PROTESTS AROUND PORT Lagos, Nigeria PROCESSING OF CRUISE SHIP ENTRY PERMITS Indonesia Truck driver protests around port Wednesday, July 11, 2018, Lagos, Nigeria An ongoing strike and protests by truck drivers and motor boys is causing disruption to traffic into and out of...
July 11th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
10-Jul-2018 IMPORTANCE OF SAFE NAVIGATION IN SINGAPORE STRAIT & WATERS Singapore FISHING BOATS DESTROYED IN HUGE FIRE Benoa, Indonesia Importance of safe navigation in Singapore Strait & waters Tuesday, July 10, 2018, Singapore The Singapore Strait and the Port of Singapore are busy waterways...
July 10th, 2018 | Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

$80 Million Improvement Project at MICT Includes Navis N4 Version Upgrade

ICTSI – Manila International Container Terminal Upgrades to N4 to Maintain Stake as Philippines’ Leading Terminal ICTSI Continues Investment in MICT Modernization As Customer Load and Operations Increase Oakland, CA— July 10, 2018 —Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational...
July 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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09-Jul-2018 STANDARD & POOR’S IMPROVES CANAL’S OUTLOOK Panama Canal, Panama RECLAMATION SOUTHWEST OF SHEK KWU CHAU FOR INTEGRATED WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES Hong Kong TUNG CHUNG NEW TOWN EXTENSION PROJECT MARINE WORKS OFF PAK MONG, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong Standard & Poor’s improves Canal’s...
July 9th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
07-Jul-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 JULY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 July 2018 Saturday, July 7, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 11 Jul (Wed) – Celebration of the Golden Spurs (Belgium) 15 Jul (Sun) – Democracy and National Solidarity...
July 7th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
06-Jul-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF BOUNDARY CROSSING FACILITIES – MARINE WORKS EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong NEW MOBILE CRANE ORDER TO BOOST HANDLING Sydney, Australia TESTING OF AUV OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore Construction of boundary crossing facilities – marine works east of...
July 6th, 2018 | Aviation, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
05-Jul-2018 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT CHINA FERRY TERMINAL Hong Kong Seawall reinstatement works at China Ferry Terminal Thursday, July 5, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 4 weeks, seawall reinstatement works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates...
July 5th, 2018 | Port Conditions | Read More

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04-Jul-2018 U.S. CUSTOMS: NEW ELECTRONIC IN-BOND REQUIREMENTS United States U.S. Customs: New electronic in-bond requirements Wednesday, July 4, 2018, United States Since 2 July 2018, CBP (Customs & Border Protection) no longer accept paper in-bond (7512). Electronic reporting for all in-bond transactions...
July 4th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
03-Jul-2018 PANAMA ADDED TO PREFERENTIAL TONNAGE DUES LIST China INCREASE IN MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED TRANSIT DRAFT Panama Canal, Panama Panama added to preferential tonnage dues list Tuesday, July 3, 2018, China Effective from 1 July 2018, China has added Panama to the list of vessel registered countries...
July 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
02-Jul-2018 PORT DUES REFUNDS Singapore Port dues refunds Monday, July 2, 2018, Singapore MPA collects port dues from ships calling in the Port of Singapore to recover the costs of ensuring navigational safety within port waters, such as providing vessel traffic information in our port waters and navigational...
July 2nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
30-Jun-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 JULY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 1-14 July 2018 Saturday, June 30, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Jul (Wed) – USA Independence Day 5 Jul (Thu) – Algeria Independence Day 11 Jul (Wed) – Celebration...
June 30th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
29-Jun-2018 TESTING OF AUV OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore Testing of AUV off St John’s Island Friday, June 29, 2018, Singapore From 2 July to 6 July, testing of an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) will be carried out off St John’s Island, within the working area bounded by the following coordinates...
June 29th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
28-Jun-2018 SUBMARINE CABLE REPAIR WORKS OFF SOUTH OF THE NINEPIN GROUP Hong Kong PORTS STATUS UPDATE (28 JUNE 2018) Yemen PORT SHIPS 200 MILLIONTH TONNE OF OIL Kozmino, Russia Submarine cable repair works off south of the Ninepin Group Thursday, June 28, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 3 weeks, submarine...
June 28th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Jun-2018 SEA PARADE Hong Kong TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey REMOVAL OF LIGHT BUOY AND ESTABLISHMENT OF VIRTUAL AID TO NAVIGATION Hong Kong LNG CARGO PROPORTION LEVEL RAISED Suez Canal, Egypt Sea Parade Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Hong Kong A flag raising ceremony will be held at 0800...
June 27th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
26-Jun-2018 INSTALLATION OF ARTIFICIAL REEF Singapore Installation of artificial reef Tuesday, June 26, 2018, Singapore From 1 July to 31 December, works to install an artificial reef will be carried out at Sisters Island Marine Reserve. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore’s...
June 26th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
25-Jun-2018 PROHIBITION OF VESSELS ANCHORING/ENTERING IN DEMARCATED AREA Singapore Prohibition of vessels anchoring/entering in demarcated area Monday, June 25, 2018, Singapore The Port Master hereby prohibits all vessels from anchoring and entering the demarcated area located at the north-eastern corner...
June 25th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Jun-2018 BULK CARRIER BLAZE TAMED Port Kembla, Australia MARINE WORKS WEST OF CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE Hong Kong Bulk carrier blaze tamed Friday, June 22, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia According to local reports, firefighters have gained the upper hand battling a dramatic fire which broke...
June 22nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
21-Jun-2018 TRANSPORT OF SAND MATERIAL Singapore SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS Hong Kong MARINE OPERATIONS HALTED DUE TO HIGH WINDS Dammam, Saudi Arabia Transport of sand material Thursday, June 21, 2018, Singapore The working period for the transport of sand material to the stockpile area at Tuas...
June 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
20-Jun-2018 SEAWALL REPAIR WORKS AT TAI O Hong Kong PORT STATUS UPDATE (20 JUNE) Hodeidah, Yemen Seawall repair works at Tai O Wednesday, June 20, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, seawall repair works will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates...
June 20th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More