Latest News for: Port capacity

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Port of Kalama chooses not to levy port tax

TDN 28 Nov 2021
The commission approved increasing the tax levy capacity, so the port could levy a tax in the future if needed ... a tax, but will keep bumping up the capacity in case we need it in the future,” Port Finance Manager Mindy Heuer said Wednesday.
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Egypt's Damietta Port prepares for increase in liquefied gas carriers

Egypt Today 28 Nov 2021
... been expanding Damietta Port by introducing two terminals among other measures ... Three new tugboats joined the port's fleet Sunday with each having a pull capacity of 60 tons, length of 35 meters, width of 11.5 meters, and draft of 5.3 meters.
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A Broken Supply Chain Isn’t a Problem for the Logistics Industry; It’s a Moneymaking Opportunity

Hamodia 28 Nov 2021
In previous years, those companies had a financial incentive to unload their ships as quickly as possible to free up capacity for more voyages. But the eight- to tenfold increase in prices means that a carrier can double its revenue even at 20% capacity ... At the ports of L.A ... The ports themselves are owned by the cities of L.A.
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MSC Cruises hosts naming ceremony of new ship in Dubai

Gulf Daily News 28 Nov 2021
“The port’s state-of-the-art facilities, passenger handling capacity and strategic location have helped us win several significant accolades, the recent being The Middle East's Leading Cruise Port Award at The World Travel Awards 2021, received for the 14th consecutive year.
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Fix supply system by buying less

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 28 Nov 2021
As demand roared back, just-in-time production didn't have the capacity to make enough in time ... At America's ports, backlogs are growing as warehouse space becomes increasingly expensive, drivers are quarantined, and capacity at every stage is limited.
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Commentary: There’s only one real solution for supply chain problems: Stop consuming so much

Johnson City Press 28 Nov 2021
As demand roared back, just-in-time production didn’t have the capacity to make enough in time ... At America’s ports, backlogs are growing as warehouse space becomes increasingly expensive, drivers are quarantined, and capacity at every stage is limited.
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Jack Knox: More disaster tests to come for Horgan and Trudeau (Opinion)

Castanet 28 Nov 2021
rime Minister Justin Trudeau looks over maps as he surveys the damage left behind from the flood waters in Abbotsford, B.C., Friday, November 26, 2021. Natural disasters can be disastrous for politicians ... On Nov ... The feds are helping clear the backlog at the port of ­Vancouver by adding container storage capacity at industrial land in Richmond.
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Supply chain snags adding up to big bucks for shipping firms

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 27 Nov 2021
In previous years, those companies had a financial incentive to unload their ships as quickly as possible to free up capacity for more voyages. But the eight- to tenfold increase in prices means that a carrier can double its revenue even at 20% capacity ... At the ports of Los Angeles ...
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Toymaker's `war room' goes 24/7 so gifts can reach U.S. stores

Union Leader 27 Nov 2021
Playtime heavyweights Hasbro and Mattel say they'll be able to keep up, thanks in part to their ability to expand shipping capacity and secure access to additional ports ... ports isn't easing up, forcing some like Connie Gee, a logistics specialist for San Francisco-based University Games, to change tactics.
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There’s only one real solution for supply chain problems: Stop consuming so much, by Raj Patel

The Keene Sentinel 27 Nov 2021
As demand roared back, just-in-time production didn’t have the capacity to make enough in time ... At America’s ports, backlogs are growing as warehouse space becomes increasingly expensive, drivers are quarantined, and capacity at every stage is limited.
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Mansoor bin Mohammed attends naming ceremony for new luxury liner MSC Virtuosa

Gulf News 27 Nov 2021
The port’s state-of-the-art facilities, passenger handling capacity and strategic location have helped us win several significant accolades, the recent being The Middle East's Leading Cruise Port Award at The World Travel Awards 2021, received for the 14th consecutive year.
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Mansoor bin Mohammed attends naming ceremony for MSC Virtuosa

Urdu Point 27 Nov 2021
The port’s state-of-the-art facilities, passenger handling capacity and strategic location have helped us win several significant accolades, the recent being The Middle East's Leading Cruise Port Award at The World travel Awards 2021, received for the 14th consecutive year.
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US recovery accelerates on spending, labor market growth

Live Mint 27 Nov 2021
The U.S. economy showed broad-based signs of acceleration heading into the end of the year, with consumers ramping up spending, businesses stepping up investment and jobless claims falling to historic lows ... For instance, in Asia, Covid-related factory closures, energy shortages and port-capacity limits have fallen in recent weeks ... and TJX Cos ... Mr ... Ms ... .
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Hogan, Officials Will Break Ground On Howard Street Tunnel Project On Monday

CBS Sports 26 Nov 2021
... from the Port of Baltimore ... The Port of Baltimore has seen a flurry of activity in 2021 with the completion of a dredging project to create a second container berth and the arrival of four large cranes that will double the container capacity once the tunnel expansion is complete.
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A broken supply chain isn’t a problem for the logistics industry. It’s a moneymaking opportunity

The Los Angeles Times 26 Nov 2021
In previous years, those companies had a financial incentive to unload their ships as quickly as possible to free up capacity for more voyages. But the eight- to tenfold increase in prices means that a carrier can double its revenue even at 20% capacity ... At the ports of L.A ... The ports themselves are owned by the cities of L.A.
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