Cargo volumes through Belfast Harbour surpassed 24M Tonnes for the First Time

Cargo volumes through Belfast Harbour surpassed 24M Tonnes for the First Time

Cargo volumes through Belfast Harbour have surpassed 24m tonnes for the first time since records began. Trade increased by over 900,000 tonnes during 2018 to 24.6m tonnes, up 3.8% on the previous year. Growth was led by …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Curious
Cargo Record Nears at Port of Long Beach

Cargo Record Nears at Port of Long Beach

November tally increases as docks remain busy Cargo volume continued to rise at the Port of Long Beach in November, setting the stage for a second consecutive calendar year record. The Port handled 621,835 …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
October Cargo Strong in Long Beach

October Cargo Strong in Long Beach

For the second consecutive year, the Port of Long Beach has broken its October record for cargo, as volumes rose 5.4 percent compared to the same month in 2017. October 2018 was also the third-busiest month in the …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Oakland shatters record for peak season cargo volume

Port of Oakland shatters record for peak season cargo volume

Busiest September for imports in Port's 91-year history A record-breaking peak season continues at the Port of Oakland. The Port said yesterday that last month was the busiest September for import cargo in its 91-year …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Curious
Port of New York and New Jersey hit another monthly record in May 2018 with a 5.1% increase in total volume compared to May 2017

Port of New York and New Jersey hit another monthly record in May 2018 with a 5.1% increase in total volume compared to May 2017

Continuing the streak, the Port of New York and New Jersey hit another monthly record in May. Total volume for May 2018 was 593,625 TEUs (340,890 lifts) versus 565,052 TEUs (325,373 lifts) in May 2017, yielding a …
Jun 27, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Long Beach hit a historic high in cargo volume for February

Port of Long Beach hit a historic high in cargo volume for February

Port Shipments Jump Ahead of East Asian Holiday Pre-Lunar New Year cargo surges more than 30 percent A remarkable start to 2018 continues at the Port of Long Beach, which followed a record January with a historic …
Mar 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Long Beach Launches Data-Sharing Project with GE Transportation to Improve Cargo Flow Efficiencies Amid Record Volumes

Port of Long Beach Launches Data-Sharing Project with GE Transportation to Improve Cargo Flow Efficiencies Amid Record Volumes

GE Transportation (NYSE:GE) and the Port of Long Beach are collaborating to improve cargo flow at the busiest port complex in North America. As cargo volumes and the complexity of port operations increase, the Port of …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Bilbao Traffic grows 7% - Highest results since 2006

Port of Bilbao Traffic grows 7% - Highest results since 2006

The Port of Bilbao closed 2017 with a 7% traffic growth, which supposes a 2.2 million-tonne increase over 2016. This is the greatest yearly tonnage increase in the Port since 2006. As a result, traffic – excluding …
Feb 20, 2018 /  Curious
JAXPORT container volumes continue double-digit growth

JAXPORT container volumes continue double-digit growth

JAXPORT achieved double-digit growth in container volumes in the first two months of fiscal year 2018, moving 204,492 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU, the industry standard for measuring containers), compared to …
Dec 21, 2017 /  Curious
Port of Oakland import volume ahead of last year’s pace

Port of Oakland import volume ahead of last year’s pace

Port of Oakland containerized import volume for 2017 is outpacing 2016 totals despite a pause last month. The Port reported yesterday that imports were up 3.8 percent through the first 11 months of this year. Gains came …
Dec 14, 2017 /  Curious