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Yantian to return to full operations from midnight, box backlog expected to take many weeks ...

Splash24/7 23 Jun 2021
Peter Sand, chief shipping economist at BIMCO, said it would take weeks to get land-based operations back to normal around Yantian. “Getting the cranes to operate may be the easy part, but moving the boxes around inside the clogged-up port perimeter and getting ships to berth as a part of a normal routing takes days and weeks,” Sand told Splash.
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China’s Yantian Container Terminal Resuming Normal Operations

The Maritime Executive 23 Jun 2021
The major shipping lines and industry analysts however continue to warn of significant delays and backlogs that could continue to impact global supply chains for weeks or months to come ... Export containers had been paused for six days contributing to what Maersk called the most significant bottleneck in container shipping.
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Port of Astoria to host cruise ship this summer

The Daily Astorian 23 Jun 2021
Depending on what happens with the late summer and fall cruise ship season, the Port is not scheduled to host any other vessels until later in September, at which point the Pride of America would be gone ... Norwegian Cruise Line originally sent the vessel berth request to the Port in May ... The cruise ship will not have any passengers aboard.
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Massive cranes give Boston an economic lift

Boston Herald 23 Jun 2021
... to work to keep Massport competitive in the shipping industry ... To ready the terminal for larger ships, improvements include dredging the harbor’s main shipping channel to a depth of 47 feet and enlarging the turning basin and berth, all slated for completion by sometime next year.
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Maersk set to introduce more containers, offer air, rail options

China Daily 23 Jun 2021
Shipping giant's move to mitigate equipment shortage in global market ... There is a shortage of shipping containers because those shipped to developed markets could not be emptied in time due to the novel coronavirus outbreak and have not been returned ... The shipping capacity still cannot enter the state of full-load operation.
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Labour unions and analysts seek answers about independent port authority

Independent online (SA) 23 Jun 2021
The Index is based on total port hours per ship call, which is defined as the elapsed time between when a ship reaches a port to its departure from the berth having completed its cargo exchange.
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Shipping Activity at Port Qasim

Urdu Point 22 Jun 2021
Berth occupancy remained moderate at the Port on Monday where a total of six ships were occupied at PQA berths to load/offload Containers, Coal, Soya bean, Gas oil and Palm oil, out of them, two container ships, Maersk Brooklyn and MSC Clea sailed out to sea on Tuesday morning.
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Northern European Ports Target Shore Power for Large Containerships

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2021
Faced with growing calls to improve the environment around major ports and with pending EU regulatory actions requiring ships to reduce emissions while in port, five of Northern Europe’s largest port authorities announced a joint effort focusing on increasing the use of onshore power supply for ships at berth.
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Cadet Berths are Crucial to Future Crewing Pipeline

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2021
The importance of providing proper cadet berths in order to train the crew of the future was highlighted by employers, educators and crew providers taking part in a webinar organised by Danica Crewing Services ... a full maritime services platform to manage shipping investments.
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Chinese port of Yantian has a backlog of 175,000 containers

Fresh Plaza 22 Jun 2021
Maersk has already announced that more than 60 ships will bypass the port and there are currently approximately 60 ships waiting for a berth in the port with a waiting time of 16 days." ... The analyst said that ship arrival was in such disarray that the shipping lines' service had become non-existent.
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Chinese port of Yantian has a backlog of 175,000 containers and

Fresh Plaza 22 Jun 2021
Maersk has already announced that more than 60 ships will bypass the port and there are currently approximately 60 ships waiting for a berth in the port with a waiting time of 16 days." ... The analyst said that ship arrival was in such disarray that the shipping lines' service had become non-existent.
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KPT ships movement, cargo handling report

Urdu Point 22 Jun 2021
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 22nd Jun, 2021 ) .Following were the movements of ships and cargo handling at the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) during the last 24 hours, ending at 0700 hours on Tuesday. SHIPS BERTHED. Kota Nilam Container Ship JAG Pooja Tanker Evropi Fertilizer Navig 8 Sirius Tanker SHIPS SAILED ... ....
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Roundup: Egypt implements plan to upgrade sea ports, promote int'l trade: experts

Sina 22 Jun 2021
The development work includes building berths, trading yards, new wharves, commercial and logistical areas, dredging shipping lanes and port docks, and linking them to the railways and electric train network, as well as providing all ship services.
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Kayak San Francisco Bay: How to spend an amazing day out on the water

The Mercury News 20 Jun 2021
As I paddled in to get a closer look at the ship, the Honourable Henry Jackman seemed to grow ever more towering, a floating mountain of metal that, fortunately for me, was docked at the time ... I can only imagine how the fish feel ... Jim Harrington is dwarfed by the hulking Honourable Henry Jackman bulk carrier ship berthed at the port in Redwood City ... .
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Seattle Receives Giant Container Cranes Preparing for T5 Reopening

The Maritime Executive 19 Jun 2021
We know larger ships carrying increased volumes are coming ... Furthermore, air, noise and climate impacts will be reduced by enabling ships to use shore power rather than running their generators while at berth – benefiting our killer whales and communities alike.”.
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