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  • Innovation, disruption and survival

    We're just not innovating enough, warns APS Technology's Allen Thomas 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Plugging in

    The competition for post-Canal expansion transhipment traffic is heating up, finds Martin Rushmere 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Cloud control

    XVELA's Christopher Mazza explains why carrier-terminal collaboration could find a home in the cloud 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Forward plan to manage transitions

    COMMENT: In Antwerp, the closure of the GM plant makes a huge site available for re-development, while in Rotterdam, one of the refineries (currently owned by Q8) is up for sale, writes Peter de Langen. 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Data overdrive

    Cyber attack risks are real and coming to a port near you very soon, finds Carly Fields 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • War risk premiums

    Instability and civil unrest can be business spur for neighbouring cargo terminals, finds Stevie Knight 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Larger than life

    OSC's Andrew Penfold examines the impact of ever-larger containerships on second tier ports 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Russian rollercoaster

    Global Ports has learnt to take the rough with the smooth in the Russian box market. Alex Hughes reports 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Congestion to overcapacity

    What will Maasvlakte's capacity jump mean for North Europe’s top ports, asks Felicity Landon 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Playground of the alliances

    COMMENT: Over the past twelve months the container business has been turned on its head with shifting alliances, the arrival of the mega-ships and an ordering spree with enough capacity to make a grown man cry. 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Short term pain

    Coal price volatility has sent waves of concern through the world’s coal ports. Dave and Iain MacIntyre report 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Cash in the coffers

    AJ Keyes looks at why the drivers behind the mass sell-off of terminal assets in Australia 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • The ripple effect

    Russia's financial quagmire is having an impact on Scandinavian ports, as Alex Hughes reports 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Under the microscope

    COMMENT: Just how much ports are under the microscope nowadays when they are located close to a city or populated areas is highlighted by the recent experience of Associated British Ports’ (ABP) port of Southampton, writes Mike Mundy. 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Sound the trumpet

    COMMENT: There’s nothing like a bit of pressure to really push boundaries. In the case of APM Terminals, most of that pressure is of its own making when it comes to its Maasvlakte II terminal, writes Carly Fields. 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Rough riders

    For tough, challenging surfaces, ports need to look to rough terrain handlers, as John Bensalhia explains 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Kalmar gives DPW Antwerp a little lift

    Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to heighten three Kalmar ship-to-shore (STS) cranes operated by DP World Antwerp Gateway NV by six metres to accommodate larger vessels entering the port. 28 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Melbourne fee freeze only part of the solution

    A fee freeze has been imposed by the Victorian government for the Port of Melbourne, but the Australian Logistics Council (ALC) says the outstanding issue of proposed rents to be charged at the port still needs to be resolved. 27 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Rosario export cereals business reduced to chaos

    In Argentina, labour disputes are resulting in long delays in the unloading of trucks laden with soya and corn at ports in the Rosario Metropolitan area, which handle 85% of the country's outbound soya consignments. 27 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Haiti aims for Caribbean hub status

    Haiti’s first Panamax Port, Port Lafito, has taken another step towards Caribbean hub status with the announcement that Evergreen Marine and King Ocean Services will be using the port as a future port of call. 27 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • US West Coast labour deal clears final hurdle

    The US International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) has approved its labour contract with west coast ports, with 82% of votes in favour of the ratification. 26 May 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Antwerp grants ‘green’ discount

    The Port of Antwerp is rewarding vessels that use alternative technology to reduce emissions of particulates with a 15 to 20% discount on port dues. 21 May 2015 - Port Strategy