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Placing a lien on goods to claw back unpaid debts can be a good solution

Placing a lien on goods to claw back unpaid debts can be a good solution

Stuck in the past
Strategic Marine Group’s Sandy Galbraith asks if port infrastructure charges are losing their identity 22 Mar 2017 - Port Strategy
An end to paper?
Stevie Knight investigates the advantages of digital trading and the hurdles to widespread acceptance 06 Mar 2017 - Port Strategy
Past its sell-by date
Spain’s port labour system is overdue for reform, as Mike Mundy explains 03 Feb 2017 - Port Strategy
DP World pairs up with global investment partner
DP World has formed an investment platform in partnership with one of North America’s largest pension fund managers, through which it will invest in global ports and terminals with a focus on investment grade countries. 05 Dec 2016 - Port Strategy
Politics of pricing
Shipping line talk of 'deflationary' terminal handling charges is unrealistic, finds Dave and Iain MacIntyre 05 Dec 2016 - Port Strategy
Boosting morale
Felicity Landon investigates how to keep employee morale up in tough times 30 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Robotic risks
Don't hope for insurance savings through automation... at least not straight away explains Alex Hughes 03 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
APMT’s Fejfer to step down
APM Terminals’ chief executive Kim Fejfer is to step down from his position on November 1 to make room for Morten Engelstoft, currently chief executive of APM Shipping Services and of Maersk Tankers, in the APMT hot seat. 22 Sep 2016 - Port Strategy
Study points way forward for container safety
A new independent study reveals that there’s a worrying mismatch when it comes to health and safety at ports with workers reporting higher levels of work-related harm than recorded in company data. 12 Sep 2016 - Port Strategy
Workplace wearables
Wearables can target safety and communications, finds Martin Rushmere 05 Sep 2016 - Port Strategy
Will Maersk review its port assets?
The third quarter of 2016 has proved tricky for AP Møeller-Maersk with an 89% slide in quarterly profit and a 16% decline in revenue, and there is speculation that it will need to divest some assets. 23 Aug 2016 - Port Strategy
No love lost
Infrastructure funds can be a lifeline for port finance, but the feeling is not reciprocated. Barry Parker reports 03 Aug 2016 - Port Strategy
On the job
Ports need to weigh up the pros and cons of different shift lengths, finds Martin Rushmere 03 Aug 2016 - Port Strategy
Balancing risks
Privatised or not, port operators are exposed to a complex and changing range of risks, finds Lara Shingles 03 Aug 2016 - Port Strategy
Planning for the unexpected
Global insurance and risk management expert, Marsh has warned port and terminal operators to get prepared for low probability, high impact ‘black swan’ events. 18 Jul 2016 - Port Strategy
A seat at the table
Port authorities can play a bigger role in labour mediation, finds Martin Rushmere 27 May 2016 - Port Strategy
Yilport promotes Blauert to CEO
Turkey’s Yilport Holding, part of the Yildirim Group, has appointed a new CEO in order to help realise its target of becoming one of the top ten international terminal operators. 18 May 2016 - Port Strategy
Reality bites for container terminals returns
The industry is entering a period where the money to be made from container terminals investments is markedly less than it used to be, according to Drewry Shipping Consultants. 26 Apr 2016 - Port Strategy
Setting precedents
ICTSI's Portland woes are a test for the US West and East Coasts, says Martin Rushmere 15 Apr 2016 - Port Strategy
Do your homework
Dave MacIntyre finds out how investors can take the rough with the smooth in port commitments 26 Mar 2016 - Port Strategy