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MUA Suspends Strike Due to COVID-19 Cases in Melbourne 

Published Oct 8, 2021 6:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

Just over a week after announcing that it would begin a rolling job action across Australia’s ports, the Maritime Union of A...


Florida Ports Promoted as Alternative to Congestion and Bottlenecks

Published Oct 8, 2021 3:51 PM by The Maritime Executive

Florida has become the latest in a series of regional ports in the U.S. seeking to highlight availability as an alternative to the...


Agreement to Develop Rotterdam’s First Ammonia Storage and Terminal

Published Oct 8, 2021 1:47 PM by The Maritime Executive

Efforts are continuing to build the infrastructure required to support the emergence of ammonia as an alternative energy source fo...


America's Ports are Preparing Large Infrastructure Projects

Published Oct 7, 2021 5:04 PM by Mary Scott Nabers

Ports throughout the U.S. have extremely critical infrastructure needs, and port officials in numerous states are readying project...


U.S. Retail Imports Remain High Despite Shipping Challenges 

Published Oct 7, 2021 4:03 PM by The Maritime Executive

Imports at the nation’s largest retail container ports should remain at near-record levels this month but could see a slight...


Decarbonization Project Studies Hydrogen at UK’s Immingham Port 

Published Oct 6, 2021 7:28 PM by The Maritime Executive

A feasibility study looking at the decarbonization potential of hydrogen at the Port of Immingham in the United Kingdom was launch...


Greenpeace Blocks Europe’s Largest Oil Refinery in Port of Rotterdam 

Published Oct 4, 2021 3:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

Protestors from the environmental group Greenpeace blocked the waterways around Europe’s largest oil refinery located in the...


Oakland Adds First-Call Services, Providing Alternative to Congestion

Published Oct 1, 2021 6:13 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Port of Oakland in central California continues to benefit from the ongoing congestion and backlogs at southern California por...


Greek Parliament Hands Extra Stake in Port of Piraeus to China Cosco

Published Sep 30, 2021 10:36 PM by The Maritime Executive

Greece's parliament has approved a new contract that allows Chinese state-owned shipping giant Cosco to buy an additional 16 p...


India’s Adani Plans to Compete With China at Sri Lankan Port

Published Sep 30, 2021 7:54 PM by The Maritime Executive

In a move that is seen as an attempt to counter China’s growing influence in the Pacific and especially in Sri Lanka, India&...

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