ITF Condemns the Panama Canal Authority issuing sanctions against Tugboat Captains

ITF Condemns the Panama Canal Authority issuing sanctions against Tugboat Captains

The International Transport Worker’s Federation (ITF) condemns the actions of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) in issuing sanctions against Tugboat Captains. The Tugboat Captains are refusing to perform …
Apr 17, 2018 /  Curious
Fitch Ratings Reaffirms Panama Canal’s ‘A’ Rating with a Stable Outlook

Fitch Ratings Reaffirms Panama Canal’s ‘A’ Rating with a Stable Outlook

For a second year, Fitch Ratings affirmed the Panama Canal Authority’s (ACP) ‘A’ investment grade rating with a stable outlook for its long-term issues default and senior unsecured notes. The credit …
Sep 1, 2017 /  Finance
Panama’s Cabinet Council Approves Panama Canal Tolls Structure Modifications

Panama’s Cabinet Council Approves Panama Canal Tolls Structure Modifications

The Cabinet Council of the Republic of Panama officially approved a proposal to modify the Panama Canal tolls structure, following a recommendation from the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Board of Directors. The approved …
Aug 9, 2017 /  Finance
Panama Canal Holds Public Hearing to Gather Industry Feedback on Tolls Structure Modifications

Panama Canal Holds Public Hearing to Gather Industry Feedback on Tolls Structure Modifications

Wednesday, at the conclusion of a 32-day formal consultation period for industry feedback, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) held a public hearing on its tolls structure modifications proposal. “The modified …
Jul 6, 2017 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Publishes Proposal for Modifications to Tolls Structure

Panama Canal Publishes Proposal for Modifications to Tolls Structure

Friday, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) published a proposal for modifications to its current tolls structure, signaling the beginning of a 30-day formal consultation period for industry feedback, allowing the waterway …
Jun 5, 2017 /  Curious
MacAndrews Announces New Product – RoRo service between Bilbao, Spain and the Poole, UK

MacAndrews Announces New Product – RoRo service between Bilbao, Spain and the Poole, UK

MacAndrews, the leading Iberian multimodal transport provider announced today the launch of a new Door to Door product using a Roll-On / Roll-Off (RORO) service between Bilbao and Poole. The new service called …
Apr 5, 2017 /  Curious
Port of Palm Beach and Panama Canal Authority

Port of Palm Beach and Panama Canal Authority

Extend Strategic Alliance by Five Years The Port of Palm Beach and the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) have extended the term of their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) by five additional years. The original MOU was …
Mar 21, 2017 /  Curious
Liverpool and Panama ports agree major partnership

Liverpool and Panama ports agree major partnership

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between Panama Canal Authority (ACP) and Peel Ports Senior Panama delegation including Canal Minister and Deputy Administrator of Panama Maritime Authority visit …
Oct 25, 2016 /  Curious
Panama Canal Records Third Highest Annual Cargo Tonnage in Fiscal Year 2016

Panama Canal Records Third Highest Annual Cargo Tonnage in Fiscal Year 2016

Strong container traffic, newly introduced segments and the Expanded Canal all contribute to the 330.7 million tons of goods welcomed through the Canal in FY16, the third highest amount ever recorded. At the close of …
Oct 24, 2016 /  Curious
Panama Canal Issues Request for Proposals for Corozal Container Terminal

Panama Canal Issues Request for Proposals for Corozal Container Terminal

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has issued a Request For Proposals (RFP) to the four pre-qualified port operators selected to compete for the concession to design, develop, finance, construct, operate and maintain a …
Oct 11, 2016 /  Curious