Malta Freeport hosts its first LNG-powered container ship

Malta Freeport hosts its first LNG-powered container ship

Malta Freeport Terminals welcomed the first ever LNG-powered container ship to visit Malta during the course of the vessel’s maiden voyage from Asia to Rotterdam. Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi, whose portfolio …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Bunker One expands offshore US Gulf fleet and Caribbean Footprint to Freeport Bahamas

Bunker One expands offshore US Gulf fleet and Caribbean Footprint to Freeport Bahamas

Bunker One (Gulf of Mexico) SA announced on Wednesday (May 29) the newest addition to its Offshore US Gulf and Caribbean fleet, M/T Waltz. The physical supplier, that is now one of the largest suppliers in the Caribbean, …
May 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Sentinel Midstream Announces New Deepwater Crude Oil Export Facility

Sentinel Midstream Announces New Deepwater Crude Oil Export Facility

Sentinel Midstream has announced its planned development of Texas GulfLink, a proposed Deepwater Crude Oil Export Terminal, located near Freeport, Texas. The completed facility will be capable of fully loading Very Large …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Curious
Kingston Freeport Terminal records best performance ever

Kingston Freeport Terminal records best performance ever

Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited (KFTL), started off 2019 on a high note when it recorded its best performance ever, in the history of the Port of Kingston, Jamaica. A total of 3304 moves were handled within 24 …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Curious
Fire-stricken Container ship Yantian Express en route to Freeport

Fire-stricken Container ship Yantian Express en route to Freeport

The container fire that broke out on board the Yantian Express on 3 January was largely contained and brought under control after one week by immediately launched fire-fighting efforts. Since then, the remaining salvage …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Accidents
Port of Riga Sets Goal: Number of Cruise Ships and Their Passengers Must Be Doubled

Port of Riga Sets Goal: Number of Cruise Ships and Their Passengers Must Be Doubled

Over almost half a century, the cruise industry has experienced dynamic growth, initially driven by the demand for cruise travels in North America and the recent demand in Europe and rest of the world, especially China …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Freeport LNG signs 3-year liquefaction sales and purchase agreement with Trafigura

Freeport LNG signs 3-year liquefaction sales and purchase agreement with Trafigura

Trafigura contracts for the purchase of 0.5 mtpa of LNG 3-year FOB SPA, beginning mid-2020 Freeport LNG Marketing, LLC (Freeport LNG) today announced that it had entered into a binding mid-term sales and purchase …
Jun 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Freeport of Riga is getting ready for new cruise ship season

Freeport of Riga is getting ready for new cruise ship season

Cruise travel is currently one of the most rapidly growing tourism segments in the world, chosen for recreation by approximately 23 million passengers every year. Market trends suggest that the number of cruise …
Mar 16, 2018 /  Cruise
Work begins for creation of new Port of Riga development plan

Work begins for creation of new Port of Riga development plan

The Freeport of Riga Authority has begun work on creation of the port development plan for the next decade. “It will be a comprehensive plan highlighting planned  development trends for the Port of Riga …
Jan 30, 2018 /  Curious
In 2018 Freeport of Riga Authority will continue to enter new markets for cargo and passenger attraction

In 2018 Freeport of Riga Authority will continue to enter new markets for cargo and passenger attraction

In 2018, the marketing activities of the Freeport of Riga Authority will be focused both on preserving existing markets and active work in new regions, attracting new cargo and passenger flows to the port. In the …
Jan 22, 2018 /  Curious