Tag Archives: shipping operations

New Policy for Dry Bulk Cargo for Major Ports from August 20

NEW DELHI – To increase efficiency of major ports, a new berthing policy for dry bulk cargo will be in place from August 20, the government said today. “Ministry of Shipping has formulated a new Berthing Policy for Dry Bulk Cargo for all major ports which will come into effect from August 20, 2016,” Ministry of… Read More »

Fun Facts about container ship navigation

Fun Facts about container ship navigation   When we read news articles or other materials about vessels, we often become confused because of the unfamiliar terms used. So today, we will try to learn about a few facts about ships and recent issues. Once you get to know each of them, you will realize that… Read More »

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend (3/3)

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend Ⅲ   We are going to share the last story of Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend. If you are curious about first and second article about industry trend, click the link please. If you are interested in Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend 1 and Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend 2,… Read More »

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend (2/3)

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend Ⅱ   Last time we looked into the trend of shipping and terminal industry. We now are going to have a deeper look into the industry trend for sequel. In the last posting of Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend we shared the size enlargement of vessels and terminals. What comes… Read More »

St. Patrick’s Day and Global Beer Logistics Market

St. Patrick’s Day and Global Beer Logistics Market   St. Patrick’s Day is coming. St. Patrick’s Day is a festival held on March 17th of every year to commemorate St. Patrick who brought Christianity to Ireland. It has been a tradition in countries with Irish population such as Ireland, US, UK, Canada, Argentina, Australia and… Read More »

What drives to install Terminal Automation System?

What drives to install Terminal Automation System?   1. What is Terminals? The word ‘Terminal’ is from Latin Terminus, which means the last stop on a bus or train route, where the bus or the train turns round or starts a journey in the opposite direction. In train terms, it means the last stop, in… Read More »

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend Ⅰ 1. Containership size growth and cascading Probably the most significant trend affecting the global container port industry is the extraordinary increase in containership sizes. Over the last 15 years or so, there has been a repeated process in the liner shipping industry: Maersk Line breaks ranks and orders vessels… Read More »