The Port of Gdansk Authority SA summed up its 2017 cargo handling figures. According to initial data, the Port of Gdansk achieved an unprecedented record – within the last year, it handled over 4% more goods than planned.
Ports & Logistics
OT Logistics raises stake in Luka Rijeka, sells part of shares to Polish International Development Fund
The OT Logistics company announced on December 29, 2017, it has undertaken to sell, within 10 days, 8.75% shares in the Croatian port operator Luka Rijeka to Fundusz Ekspansji Zagranicznej FIZ (Polish International Development Fund) managed by PFR TFI. The transaction value amounts to about PLN 33 million.
C.Hartwig Gdynia, a leading Polish and international fright forwarder from OT Logistics Capital Group, merges with Sealand Logistics, its subsidiary specialising in international container freight forwarding. Formally the merger took place at the beginning of 2018.
The Port of Gdansk is the only Polish port to be included on the prestigious World Top Container Ports 2017 list prepared by “Container Management”. The magazine’s experts recognised the development of Gdansk’s port in the area of container transshipment. – I am very happy that our activities are recognised […]
The Port of Gdansk Authority is one of two Polish companies to receive funds from the Connecting Europe Facility, within the framework of the CEF Blending priority. As recently announced the Port of Gdansk has been granted EUR 20 million in the competition.
Nearly 23.5 m ton of cargo have been handled at quays of the Szczecin and Świnoujście Seaports Authority (ZMPSiŚ). This translates into an increase of over 5% comparing with a corresponding period of last year.
In a little under two years, in the 3rd quarter of 2020, the Port of Gdansk is planning to put the modernised and expanded Oliwskie Quay into operation. The company put a contract out to tender and potential contractors can submit offers to 12 January. It is yet another investment […]
In October 2017, the Port of Gdansk achieved record results in transshipments, yet again. The amount of goods transported via the port kept growing visibly with each month in all cargo groups, particularly in the case of general cargo and cars. This has already become a permanent trend in the […]
New cars have appeared at Adampol, which deals with commercial vehicle transshipments at the Port of Gdansk. The first consignment of KIA cars has arrived in Gdansk. KIA Cee’d cars arrived at the Port of Gdansk on 21 November. This heralds the potential cooperation between Adampol and the Slovakian factory […]
Still this year construction works related to new public ferry terminal in the port of Gdynia are scheduled to commence – as revealed by Adam Meller, president of Port of Gdynia Authority – PGA (Zarząd Morskiego Portu Gdynia – ZMPG), in his recent statement for Polish Press Agency. The construction is […]
The Port of Gdansk Authority SA (PGA) and Krajowa Spolka Cukrowa SA signed an agreement on a lease of property for the construction of a new transshipment and shipping terminal along with access infrastructure intended for handling the transport of sugar. The new facility will be located right next to […]
St. Helen, a Greek aframax tanker carrying 600 thousand barrels (approximately 80 thousand tonnes) of Domestic Sweet (DSW) crude oil from the US, arrived November 9, 2017, at the Gdańsk oil terminal Naftoport. This is another purchase made by Lotos, but the first ever imported from the US as part of […]
This season, the Port of Gdansk Authority broke its record for the number of passenger ships to call at the port. From the beginning of the year to 16 September, 63 cruise ships called at the Port of Gdansk. The last vessel of this type in the 2017 tourist season […]
The Management Board of GAZ-SYSTEM has issued recommendations to Polskie LNG concerning the commencement of design and preparation works for the extension of the President Lech Kaczyński LNG Terminal in Świnoujście. The project will involve building an additional loading/unloading berth for vessels and a loading berth for LNG bunker vessels. […]