August 10, 2017

France nationalizes shipyard, halts plan for a ‘naval Airbus’ for now

France has sparked a war of words with Italy by announcing plans to nationalize temporarily its STX France shipyard in a bid to halt an Italian […]
August 10, 2017

CMA CGM links the Black Sea with the Atlantic via Med.

The container shipping company will launch the Black Sea Med Express service, connecting Ukraine, Romania, Turkey, Malta, Algeria, and Morocco. The weekly loop will kick off […]
August 10, 2017

Peel says port sinkhole will be fixed ‘within weeks’

Hole opened up earlier this year at £400m container terminal Liverpool2 The sinkhole at the £400m Liverpool2 terminal on the Mersey will be repaired within weeks, […]
August 9, 2017

European port policies – discussion by Sec. Gen. ESPO

The secretary general of the European Sea Ports Organisation, Isabelle Ryckbost, discusses the challenges for Europe’s ports At a recent meeting of Europe’s transport ministers in […]