2017 April 6
Port of Hamburg Consolidates Role in Austria
With record total volume of 296,000 TEU in 2016, the Port of Hamburg remains Austria’s most important trading partner in containerized shipping...
How is the Baltic Sea Region Doing in Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals?
The newly released report Measuring progress for the same targets in the Baltic Sea shows that HELCOM work already contributes to reaching the ocean-related UN Sustainable Development Goals...
2017 April 5
Rosatom diversifies work in Arctic region
ARMZ, Atomflot and VostokCoal have signed an agreement to cooperate in the development of the Russian Arctic region...
Dobroflot Fishing Fleet Stays Connected at Sea with Managed Satellite Services from Orange Business Services
Russian fishing fleet operator Dobroflot Corporate Group has chosen a fully-managed maritime satellite solution from Orange Business Services to connect its 14 vessels and onshore operations...
2017 April 4
Rosneft, Lamor to develop Russian Arctic oil spill capability
Rosneft has signed a cooperation agreement with Lamor Corp. at the IV International Arctic Forum in Arkhangelsk, Russia...
Russia Building World’s Largest Nuclear Powered Icebreakers
The first of three new nuclear powered icebreakers developed and built by Russia -- the largest and most expensive ever built -- will be commissioned in 2019...
Trade Port Posiet Named 2016 Best Stevedore Company
In the Industry Leader contest conducted by the Federal Sea and River Transport Agency, Trade Port Posiet AO won the Best Stevedore Company (Sea) nomination...
FESCO improved transit time between Russian Far East and China
The transport group FESCO reduced the transit time of cargo delivery between the ports of the Far East of Russia and the ports of China via the regular FESCO China Direct Line...
2017 March 31
Russian tanker forges path for Arctic shipping super-highway
An ice-breaking tanker docked for the first time at Russia's Arctic port of Sabetta to test a new route that could open the ice-bound Arctic Ocean to ships carrying oil and liquefied gas...
Putin sees Russia becoming world’s largest LNG producer
The pace of constructing the LNG plant in the Arctic port of Sabetta comes as a nice surprise and it will enable Russia to turn into the world’s largest producer of liquefied natural gas...
Russian transport ministry hopes Arctic port becomes hub for all directions
Russia’s Ministry of Transport hoped the Sabetta port in the Arctic within the coming decade will become a biggest cargo hub for supplies in all directions - both to the east and to the west...
Port of the Month: Israel Ports Company (IPC)
Israel Ports Company (IPC): Israel has three commercial seaports: Haifa and Ashdod on the Mediterranean and Eilat on the Red Sea...
2017 April 21
Sergei Safonichev, head of FSBI Azov Sea Ports Administration, tells IAA PortNews about the winter navigation season and current plans of ASPA.Absolute record without a single incident