APM Terminals Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico’s largest semi-automated terminal, welcomes its first vessel - the Maersk Salalah

APM Terminals Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico’s largest semi-automated terminal, welcomes its first vessel - the Maersk Salalah

APM Terminals Lazaro Cardenas received its first official vessel call Monday with the arrival of the 9,600 TEU capacity Maersk Salalah on the AC2 Transpacific service from Asia. “Today is a milestone …
Feb 28, 2017 /  Curious
Salalah Volume Surges on Transshipment and General Cargo Growth

Salalah Volume Surges on Transshipment and General Cargo Growth

- Container traffic up by 29% and general cargo volume increased by 10% compared with the same period in 2015. - Prime location makes port an ideal transshipment hub on competitive Asia/Europe trade lane Container …
Sep 13, 2016 /  Curious
Oman Shipping Company reports $180m profit in 2015

Oman Shipping Company reports $180m profit in 2015

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) was able to make a $180 million profit in 2015, indicating that this profit will be used to develop and expand the company’s business during the coming period. Tariq bin Mohammed Al …
May 30, 2016 /  Finance
Oman Shipping’s new feeder service to connect Jebel Ali by mid-April

Oman Shipping’s new feeder service to connect Jebel Ali by mid-April

Oman Shipping Company’s subsidiary Oman Container Lines has signed an agreement with the Port of Salalah to start a shipping line between the port and Jebel Ali in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The …
Apr 4, 2016 /  Curious
Port of Salalah, Iranian ports agree to facilitate trade growth

Port of Salalah, Iranian ports agree to facilitate trade growth

The Port of Salalah (PoS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Shahid Rajaee Port and Chabahar Port through the Port and Maritime Authority (PMO) of the Islamic Republic of Iran. This landmark agreement …
Mar 7, 2016 /  Curious
Cement carrier Raysut I caught fire in Port of Salalah, Oman

Cement carrier Raysut I caught fire in Port of Salalah, Oman

On Feb 26 a fire broke out in the superstructure of the cement carrier Raysut 1, which was docked in Salalah Port in Oman with 6000 tons of cement on board. Image: TimesOfOman During the cargo handling …
Feb 29, 2016 /  Accidents
Port of Salalah opens new General Cargo and Liquid Bulk Terminal

Port of Salalah opens new General Cargo and Liquid Bulk Terminal

The Port of Salalah, a major Arab Gulf regional gateway port and transshipment hub on the Arabian Sea, has inaugurated a new deep-water General Cargo and Liquid Bulk Terminal, adding 20 million tons of dry cargo and six …
Dec 15, 2015 /  Curious
Salalah announces new CMA CGM service calls

Salalah announces new CMA CGM service calls

The Port of Salalah, in which APM Terminals operates and holds a 30% share, handled 3.03 million TEUs in 2014, along with 7.9 million tons of bulk cargo. The Port of Salalah, a major Arab Gulf region gateway port …
Dec 8, 2015 /  Curious