Extreme winds shuts down the port of Port Elizabeth in South Africa

Port Elizabeth is one of the main ports in South Africa and is a main port of call for many carriers on the East/West Trade between Far East/South East Asia and the Americas and the North/South Trade between Africa and Europe.. Since the morning of 30th October, access to this main port has been restricted as one of the 5 STS (Ship to Shore gantry cranes) was blown off its rails due to the extreme winds that Port Elizabeth (PE)...

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India’s first container cargo movement through inland waterways

In what is seen as a landmark moment in the history of shipping in India in recent times, PepsiCo will move 16 containers filled with food and snacks on a vessel, the MV RN Tagore (for Rabindranath Tagore) from Kolkata to Varanasi on river Ganga using the National Waterway-1.. This will mark India’s first container cargo movement through inland waterways.. Read more >>> The post India’s first container cargo movement through inland waterways appeared first on Shipping and Freight Resource. Source:...

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