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Panama Canal Secures Steady Draft, Operational Reliability Following Water Measures

Panama Canal Secures Steady Draft, Operational Reliability Following Water Measures

Earlier this year, the Panama Canal implemented water saving measures after experiencing the fifth driest year at the Canal in 70 …
May 14, 2020 / Curious
Panama Canal Implements Temporary Relief Measures for Customers Amid Economic Uncertainty

Panama Canal Implements Temporary Relief Measures for Customers Amid Economic Uncertainty

To help mitigate the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Panama Canal announced yesterday a temporary adjustment to its …
Apr 30, 2020 / Vessels
Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19

Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19

Following the mandatory countrywide lockdown announced by the Panamanian Government to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Panama …
Mar 26, 2020 / Curious
Ships may face more than 30% higher costs under new Panama Canal Authority measures, says International Chamber of Shipping

Ships may face more than 30% higher costs under new Panama Canal Authority measures, says International Chamber of Shipping

The Panama Canal Authority has said it will impose a ‘Freshwater Charge’ on ships passing through the canal from 15th February. …
Feb 13, 2020 / Vessels
BC Ferries’ newest hybrid electric ships arrived at the Panama Canal

BC Ferries’ newest hybrid electric ships arrived at the Panama Canal

BC Ferries’ newest hybrid electric ships arrived at the Panama Canal Thursday (Dec19) and are now preparing for their trip home to …
Dec 20, 2019 / Vessels
Panama Canal Closes 2019 Fiscal Year with Record Tonnage

Panama Canal Closes 2019 Fiscal Year with Record Tonnage

The Panama Canal has closed the 2019 fiscal year (FY19) with a record tonnage of 469 million Panama Canal tons (PC/UMS), a 6.2 …
Oct 10, 2019 / Curious
Panama Canal Welcomes First Transit of 2019-2020 Cruise Season

Panama Canal Welcomes First Transit of 2019-2020 Cruise Season

The Panama Canal announced yesterday the transit of Princess Cruises' Island Princess (see also CruiseMapper), marking the …
Oct 4, 2019 / Vessels
Panama Canal Signs Agreement with Port of Rotterdam

Panama Canal Signs Agreement with Port of Rotterdam

The Panama Canal and the Port of Rotterdam signed a Memorandum Understanding (MOU) to promote international trade between Europe …
Sep 12, 2019 / Curious
The Panama Canal Implements Speed Limits to Protect Whales

The Panama Canal Implements Speed Limits to Protect Whales

Starting August 1 and until November 30, 2019, the Panama Canal will promote the implementation of the International Maritime …
Aug 6, 2019 / Curious
Panama Canal Issues Proposal to Modify Tolls Structure

Panama Canal Issues Proposal to Modify Tolls Structure

The Panama Canal published Friday (Jun14) a proposal to modify its current tolls structure for the dry bulk, passenger, …
Jun 17, 2019 / Curious