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Hot Port News from GAC
14-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 APRIL 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 April 2018 Saturday, April 14, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Apr (Sat) – Tiradentes Day (Brazil) 23 Apr (Mon) – Turkish National Sovereignty and Children’s...
April 14th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
12-Apr-2018 PIRATE ATTACKS WORSEN IN GULF OF GUINEA: IMB REPORT Worldwide STRAIT TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey Pirate attacks worsen in Gulf of Guinea: IMB report Thursday, April 12, 2018, Worldwide A surge in armed attacks against ships around West Africa is pushing up global levels...
April 12th, 2018 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
07-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 APRIL 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 April 2018 Saturday, April 7, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 8 Apr (Sun) – Orthodox Easter Day 8 Apr (Sun) – Coptic Easter Day 9 Apr (Mon) – Orthodox Easter...
April 7th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
06-Apr-2018 TROPICAL CYCLONE IRIS UPDATE (6 APRIL) Queensland, Australia Tropical Cyclone Iris update (6 April) Friday, April 6, 2018, Queensland, Australia Tropical cyclone Iris has now weakened to a tropical low, with sustained winds near the centre of 55 kilometres per hour with wind gusts to 85 kilometres...
April 6th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
05-Apr-2018 STRONG WINDS PROMPT TEMPORARY PORT CLOSURE Dammam, Saudi Arabia SHOALING IN THREE MILE CREEK TURNING BASIN & UPPER MOBILE RIVER Mobile, United States TROPICAL CYCLONE IRIS WEAKENING Queensland, Australia Strong winds prompt temporary port closure Thursday, April 5, 2018, Dammam, Saudi...
April 5th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
04-Apr-2018 TROPICAL CYCLONE IRIS UPDATE (4 APRIL) Queensland, Australia TEMPORARY SHIPPING FAIRWAYS ESTABLISHED Bass Strait, Australia SOIL INVESTIGATION OFF CHANGI FERRY TERMINAL Singapore Tropical Cyclone Iris update (4 April) Wednesday, April 4, 2018, Queensland, Australia At 7:00am AEST, Tropical...
April 4th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  31-Mar-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 APRIL 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 1-14 April 2018 Saturday, March 31, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 Apr (Sun) – Easter Day 1 Apr (Sun) – Cyprus National Day 2 Apr (Mon)...
March 31st, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from  GAC
30-Mar-2018 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS SURFACE VEHICLE OFF REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE YACHT CLUB Singapore UNDERWATER INSPECTION WORKS AND SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS Hong Kong RECLAMATION WORK AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS OFF PULAU TEKONG Singapore Testing of Autonomous...
March 30th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Yachting | Read More

FEPORT Newsletter – March 2018

FEPORT Newsletter – March 2018
A fruitful Dialogue! Since January 2018, FEPORT has engaged with a number of like-minded organizations in a fruitful dialogue about two important topics: the upcoming revision of the Reporting Formalities Directive and the ongoing revision of the Combined Transport Directive. The outcome of these exchanges...
March 30th, 2018 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
29-Mar-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION Hong Kong TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE OFF TANAH MERAH FERRY TERMINAL Singapore TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO FOG Bosphurus, Turkey Marine Site Investigation Thursday, March 29, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 4 months, marine site investigation involving...
March 29th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
28-Mar-2018 TESTING OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE OFF ST JOHN’S ISLAND Singapore CANAL STRIKE FINISHED Kiel Canal, Germany ESTABLISHMENT OF RESTRICTED AREA Hong Kong INSPECTION WORKS OF THE EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING Hong Kong DEEPENING OF NIEUWE WATERWEG (NEW WATERWAY) Rotterdam,...
March 28th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Mar-2018 CANAL STRIKE Kiel Canal, Germany FOG HALTS TRAFFIC Bosphorus, Turkey Canal strike Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Kiel Canal, Germany The Kiel Canal authorities have advised of a strike from 0600 hours local time today (27 March) starting at Brunsbüttel locks. The strike is expected to last 24...
March 27th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
26-Mar-2018 IMPORT OF HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS Cochin, India Import of hazardous chemicals Monday, March 26, 2018, Cochin, India As per the [“Manufacture, Storage and Import of Hazardous Chemicals Rules, 1989”], an Occupier undertaking any industrial activity involving hazardous chemicals, as defined...
March 26th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-Mar-2018 VESSEL ARRIVAL CHARGE TO INCREASE Australia TARIFF INCREASES FOR 2018/19 South Africa Vessel arrival charge to increase Friday, March 23, 2018, Australia The arrival charge for vessels >25m at Australian ports will rise from $720 per arrival to $920 per arrival. This increase is expected...
March 23rd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Tuapse port injects over $6M in production developement

Tuapse port injects over $6M in production developement
.. TUAPSE SEA COMMERCIAL PORT INJECTS $6M INTO PRODUCTION DEVELOPMENT  In 2017, Tuapse Sea Commercial Port JSC (TSCP, a company of UCL Holding) invested RUB 350.4 million (USD 6.1 million) in the development of its port infrastructure, which represents a 32% year-on-year increase. In 2017, Tuapse Sea...
March 23rd, 2018 | Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Mar-2018 DREDGING WORKS OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore TERMINAL CLOSED DUE TO WEATHER Gove, Australia Dredging works off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Thursday, March 22, 2018, Singapore The working period for dredging works off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse have been extended. The works are now being...
March 22nd, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
21-Mar-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION SOUTHWEST OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong Marine site investigation southwest of Shek Kwu Chau Wednesday, March 21, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months, marine site investigation works involving drilling of boreholes will be carried out within the area bounded...
March 21st, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
20-Mar-2018 IMPORT OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS Yemen ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia CANAL STAFF ON STRIKE Kiel Canal, Germany Import of agricultural chemicals Tuesday, March 20, 2018, Yemen With immediate effect, the import of fertilizers and agricultural chemicals to Yemen is prohibited,...
March 20th, 2018 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

EFIP’s position on the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) in light of MFF discussions

EFIP’s position on the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) in light of MFF discussions
19 March 2018 – On 16 March 2018, the European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP) agreed during its General Assembly hosted by the Port of Seville (Spain) on its position towards the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) programme. This position paper serves as input for the ongoing discussions on CEF...
March 19th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
19-Mar-2018 STATE OF EMERGENCY LIFTED AS TENSIONS SUBSIDE Sri Lanka TRANSIT DELAYS Kiel Canal, Germany State of emergency lifted as tensions subside Monday, March 19, 2018, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered the lifting of the state of emergency that had been declared...
March 19th, 2018 | Canals, Civil Unrest, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Intermodal Asia 2018 opens tomorrow

Intermodal Asia 2018 opens tomorrow
Intermodal Asia 2018 opens tomorrow in Shanghai and will provide a three-day platform for the global intermodal industry to connect, do business and discuss market trends. Online registration is now closed but you can register for free on arrival to the event from 9am or register via WeChat  Over...
March 19th, 2018 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
17-Mar-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 18-31 MARCH 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 18-31 March 2018 Saturday, March 17, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 20 Mar (Tue) – March Equinox 21 Mar (Tue) – Human Rights Day (South Africa) 21 Mar (Wed) –...
March 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-Mar-2018 TROPICAL CYCLONE MARCUS Darwin, Australia Tropical Cyclone Marcus Friday, March 16, 2018, Darwin, Australia Category 1 Tropical Cyclone Marcus has formed north of Cobourg Peninsula. The Warning Zone is from Maningrida to Daly River Mouth, including Darwin and the Tiwi Islands. The Watch...
March 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

EFIP members meet in Seville (ES) and discuss the strength of seagoing inland ports

EFIP members meet in Seville (ES) and discuss the strength of seagoing inland ports
Roland Hörner, the EFIP President On 16 March 2018, EFIP members gathered in Seville (Spain) for their annual General Assembly meeting. The meeting was hosted by the Port of Seville, located in the heart of the metropolitan area of Seville. On the occasion of the event, Angel Pulido Hernández, the...
March 16th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
15-Mar-2018 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF STANLEY PENINSULA Hong Kong MARINE WORKS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM NORTH OF AIRPORT Hong Kong VESSEL MOVEMENTS HALTED AFTER HELICOPTER INCIDENT Port Hedland, Australia TROPICAL CYCLONE EXPECTED Darwin, Australia CIVIL UNREST EASES, CURFEW...
March 15th, 2018 | Aviation, Canals, Civil Unrest, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More