The best performing port, in BIMCO’s Dry Bulk Terminals Vetting Report 2018, is Szczecin in Poland. The report collected input from 144 ships covering 381 terminals. A total of 97% of the reports were rated as average or better, which gave an average rating of 3.6 (out of five). The […]
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 […]
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 […]
Another handling record was reached in Polish sea ports, with a barrier of 80 million tons of yearly turnover breached. Gdańsk remained Poland’s biggest sea port with over 37 million tons handled. All ports recorded a rise in cargo handled. Additional 2 million tons in Gdańsk, 1.7 million tons in […]
Earlier this month, the Port of Gdynia reportedly hosted the biggest vessel calling there for metallurgical coke ever – according to the shipping agency serving the ship.
As revealed on March 2, 2017, on February 21, the US Department of Justice decided to approve the establishment of G2 Ocean, to be formed by renowned bulk carriers operators Grieg Star and Gearbulk, known especially for their large open-hatch vessels. Anti-trust authorities in Poland, Germany and Brazil have already approved G2 […]
2016 is not yet over, but the volume of transshipments is already higher than in the previous record year, being currently estimated at more than 36.3 million tonnes. This is a result which puts Gdansk in sixth place among Baltic Sea ports, its highest position so far. This is what […]
In July this year, the ports of Szczecin and Świnoujście handled 16 per cent cargo more and in the past 7 months nearly 4 per cent more cargo than in the corresponding periods of last year. Increase has been recorded in nearly all cargo groups. Grain and fuel take the lead […]