ABP Humber provides land to support KIA expansion

ABP Humber provides land to support KIA expansion

ABP Humber has sold over 40 acres of its existing land in Stallingborough to support the expansion of car manufacturer Kia Motors. The land, located two miles from the Port of Immingham, will enable Kia to expand …
Mar 25, 2019 /  Curious
ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced a £2.2 million investment in a new state-of-the-art warehouse at the Port of Ayr which will improve its customer offering. Work on the new 4,000 sqm agribulk terminal …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Curious
Growth seen in several sectors at ABP South Wales

Growth seen in several sectors at ABP South Wales

In 2018, ABP South Wales saw an increase in the amount of cargo handled across several commodities as a result of continued investment in infrastructure and services. Year-on-year growth was seen in the volume of cargo …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
ABP Strengthens Business with New Steel Contract At The Port of Immingham

ABP Strengthens Business with New Steel Contract At The Port of Immingham

ABP has secured new business handling 40,000 tonnes of steel each year at the UK’s biggest port, the Port of Immingham. Freight forwarding company R.M. Maritime, has chosen ABP to expertly handle steel destined …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Curious
ABP announces new 10 year contract with Thor Shipping following £6 million investment in Hull

ABP announces new 10 year contract with Thor Shipping following £6 million investment in Hull

Leading port operator, ABP, today announces a major new agreement which sees Thor Shipping & Transport commit 10 years to The Port of Hull. In addition, ABP has invested £6 million into Thor’s 10-acre …
Jan 11, 2019 /  Curious
ABP welcomes Peterson UK Ltd to the Port of Lowestoft

ABP welcomes Peterson UK Ltd to the Port of Lowestoft

Peterson UK Limited, a major logistics and service provider to the offshore energy industry, has concluded a new long-term agreement with Associated British Ports (ABP) to establish a new operational and logistics base …
Jan 7, 2019 /  Curious
Record-breaking year for cargo handling at Port of Silloth

Record-breaking year for cargo handling at Port of Silloth

ABP’s team at the Port of Silloth has celebrated a record-breaking year in 2018, handling the highest cargo volumes since 2015. Caption: Wheat-carrying vessel ‘Blue Six’ en route to the Port of …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Curious
First delivery for world-leading packaging manufacturer at Barrow Port

First delivery for world-leading packaging manufacturer at Barrow Port

The operations team at the Port of Barrow has handled the first wood pulp delivery for its newest customer, world-leading packaging materials manufacturer, BillerudKorsnäs. Caption: General cargo ship EEMS Dart - …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
ABP Humber signs new trade deal with the world’s largest container shipping line

ABP Humber signs new trade deal with the world’s largest container shipping line

A significant new service for ABP’s Hull Container Terminal has been agreed offering deep-sea connections to the rest of the world for the first time in its history. The agreement between ABP and Maersk, the …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Curious
UK’s Largest Agribulk Terminal Wins International Accolade

UK’s Largest Agribulk Terminal Wins International Accolade

ABP’s Port of Immingham has been globally recognised as the Best Dry Bulk Port after winning the prestigious accolade at the International Bulk Journal (IBJ) Awards. The Immingham Bulk Park (IBP) which offers a …
Nov 27, 2018 /  Vessels