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Why $3bn Badagry Deep Seaport project is yet to commence – Hunpe

Business Day Online 28 Jul 2021
The port is expected to have an annual throughput capacity of 1.8 million Twenty-foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) ... It will further alleviate the country’s ports, which are on the verge of exceeding their cargo handling capacities, and address the country’s annual container traffic, ...
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Jaxport passes the 1m teu mark in nine months

Seatrade Maritime News 28 Jul 2021
The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) has recorded strong container and vehicle volumes during the first three quarters of Fiscal Year 2021 ended 30 September ... JAXPORT has moved nearly 492, 000 vehicles this fiscal year, putting the port on pace to surpass the 556,000 units moved in 2020 and signaling a return to pre-pandemic vehicle levels.
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High raw material prices dent industrial growth

Shenzhen Daily 28 Jul 2021
“Commodity prices continue to stay at high levels, squeezing the profitability of firms, and there are still weak points in supply chains and industrial chains.” ... China’s factory activity slowed in June on a resurgence of COVID-19 cases in Guangdong, with epidemic prevention and control efforts curbing port processing capacity ... (SD-Agencies). .
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Global boxport capacities to remain tight through to 2025: Drewry

Splash24/7 27 Jul 2021
Drewry’s latest Global Container Terminal Operators Annual Review and Forecast report predicts global container port capacity will increase by an average 2.5% per year to reach 1.3bn teu in 2025 ... “While 75% utilisation at a port or terminal level is not sufficiently high to be of ...
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Long Beach harbor commission OKs early projects for port’s Pier B On-Dock Rail

Daily Breeze 27 Jul 2021
In 2018, commissioners approved an $870 million budget to reconfigure, expand and enhance the capacity of the Pier B on-dock rail facility, increasing the port’s ability to use longer trains to move cargo more quickly and reduce pollution ... The plan also calls for the ports to have 100% zero-emission trucks by 2035.
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Not in tandem

Splash24/7 27 Jul 2021
With mega ships growing on the Asia-Europe route, many ports are faced with a challenge to create flexibility in landside infrastructure and hinterland transport systems to be able to adequately accommodate the carrying capacity of these giants ... in ports and their hinterland.
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Global supply chains buckle amid pandemic, other disasters

Taipei Times 27 Jul 2021
A cyberattack targeting key South African ports ...Vessel capacity is very tight, empty containers are scarce and the operational situation at certain ports and terminals is not really improving,” it said ... The China Port and Harbor Association on Wednesday last week said that freight capacity continued to be tight.
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Jasper terminal advocates have backup plan if Georgia wants new terminal in Savannah

The Post and Courier 27 Jul 2021
Proponents of a shipping terminal in Jasper County are hoping a law will keep development of the Lowcountry site alive even if the Georgia Ports Authority decides it doesn't want to expand across the South Carolina border ... Charleston ports agency to cede its role in Jasper deal to notch $550M debt bill.
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Nornickel plans to invest up to $353 million in Dudinka port upgrade

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 27 Jul 2021
The port’s capacity will grow by a third, the company’s Senior Vice ...
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Andhra to set up 2 multi-modal logistics parks

TeluguStop 27 Jul 2021
The logistics parks are expected to come up in about 100 acres of land near Krishnapatnam and Kakinada ports ... The industries ministry is also working towards raising the capacity of goods transportation from the ports, including raising it to 70 per cent from 50 per cent by 2026 at non-major ports.
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China's Hengli Petchem denies media report on tax evasion

Reuters 27 Jul 2021
Hengli operates a 400,000 barrels per day refinery and 1.5 million tonnes per year ethylene complex in northeast port city of Dalian. The refinery was operating at full capacity in 2020, according to its annual report ... of a drive to reduce emissions and cut inefficient capacity.
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Carrying capacity studies on La Digue |27 July 2021

Nation 27 Jul 2021
In 2019-2020 a study was done on the carrying capacity for La Digue ... Ports - La Digue jetty is running at capacity but plans to upgrade it are already in place.an extension of the jetty by 150 metres and an extension of the passenger terminal building.
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Diamond Group investment plan

Dawn 27 Jul 2021
... with a state-of-the-art foam and spring mattress manufacturing facility that has been set up at Port Qasim, Karachi.
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Teck Resources Q2 profit surges on lower COVID costs and strong revenue boost (Business)

Castanet 27 Jul 2021
Teck Resources Ltd ... "Our Neptune port upgrade project is operational and ramping up to full capacity, and the new facility is being integrated into our logistics chain, which will reduce costs, enhance flexibility and improve performance.” ....
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Teck Resources Q2 profit surges on lower COVID costs and strong revenue boost

Moosejaw Today 27 Jul 2021
VANCOUVER — Teck Resources Ltd ... "Our Neptune port upgrade project is operational and ramping up to full capacity, and the new facility is being integrated into our logistics chain, which will reduce costs, enhance flexibility and improve performance.”. This report by The Canadian Press was first published July 27, 2021. Companies in this story ... .
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