Evergreen Terminal Evacuated after Container Explosion

A shipping container exploded on Tuesday evening, October 30, at the Evergreen Terminal, located under the Vincent Thomas Bridge, in the Los Angeles Harbor in the U.S. state of California. “The Evergreen Terminal has been evacuated. All other terminals remain open. The explosion is believed to be an industrial accident,” the U.S. Coast Guard said. As informed,
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The Port of Corpus Christi Authority has entered into an agreement with the Carlyle Group to develop a crude oil export terminal on Harbor Island, the first onshore location in the U.S. capable of providing export service to fully-laden Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCCs). The port authority hopes that VLCC access would open the global
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Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT), Melbourne, is now the regular recipient of large container vessel calls, bringing the port into line with its peers on the east coast of Australia – Sydney and Brisbane – and delivering multiple benefits to importers and exporters. VICT was developed as part of the Port of Melbourne’s, Port Capacity
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•             Exports of 3 MTPA of iron ore envisaged by NMDC/MMTC •             Long-term agreement of NMDC / MMTC to export iron ore to Japanese and Korean firms until FY21 VIZAG: The 24 MTPA Vizag Iron Ore Handling Complex, which is India’s largest iron ore handling facility operated by Essar Vizag Terminal (EVTL) on the
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LONDON: Container terminal capacity expansion in the next five years has fallen to not much more than 10% of existing capacity, the lowest proportion ever, according to shipping consultancy Drewry. The key factors impacting investment in new projects are lower returns on investments and increasing risks from both the industrial and geopolitical perspectives. The prospects
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The Sri Lankan government today denied reports in the media that Prime Minister Ranil  Wickremesingh had proposed to the Cabinet India’s participation in Colombo’s East Terminal Project saying government has already decided that the terminal should be developed by the Sri Lankan Port Authority. The Islands Port minister Mahina Samarasinghe was grilled by the media
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To keep up with the growing container trade, Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) plans to expand the capacity of the container terminal in Savannah from 5.5 million twenty-foot equivalent container units to 8 million TEU by 2028. GPA’s 10-year, USD 2.5 billion plan was detailed at the Savannah State of the Port event on September 20.
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It has been intimated in a trade advisory that the name of Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal Pvt. Ltd has been changed to “Navayuga Container Terminal Pvt. Ltd” with effect from September 12, 2018. The company had been originally incorporated with the name Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal Pvt. Ltd.

DP World said that it will continue to pursue all legal means to defend its rights as a shareholder and concessionaire in Doraleh Container Terminal SA (DCT) in the face of Djibouti’s blatant disregard for the rule of law and respect for commercial contracts. On 9 September the President of Djibouti enacted a decree which
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AHMEDABAD : Celebi Delhi Cargo Terminal Management India Pvt Ltd, in collaboration with their business partners OM Logistics Ltd and GSEC , Ahmedabad Airport have commenced a dedicated Bonded trucking service from Ahmedabad to Celebi Terminal Delhi IGI Airport launched on 12th Sep 2018. The service at Ahmedabad is being launched after the successful launch
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