Nigeria: Shippers’Council Set to Deploy Cargo Tracking Note at Seaports

As part of efforts to stem increasing trade malpractices at the Nigerian ports, which result in huge revenue losses, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has reaffirmed plans to soon deploy advanced cargo information system, otherwise known as Cargo Tracking Note (CTN) at the nation’s ports to stem the tide. Executive Secretary, NSC, Mr. Hassan Bello, …
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Plan to finance Port of Charleston upgrades gets A-plus from ratings agencies

The State Ports Authority’s plan to borrow $290 million to help pay for construction of a new terminal at the former Navy base in North Charleston has received good marks from a pair of credit-rating agencies. Moody’s Investors Service and Standard & Poor’s gave A-plus ratings last week to the SPA’s planned bond issue — …
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HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Demolition of jetty at power station Monday, October 19, 2015, Singapore The working period has been extended for the demolition of a jetty at the Pasir Panjang Power Station. The work will now be conducted from 23 October to 22 December. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.126 of …
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More shuttles from Rotterdam to Austria and Central Eastern Europe

By signing a Letter of Intent the Rail Cargo Group and Port of Rotterdam Authority intensify their cooperation. Vienna/Rotterdam, 12.10.2015 – Rail Cargo Group and The Port of Rotterdam have joined forces to offer customers more rail services between Austria / Central Eastern Europe and Rotterdam. Increase frequency Rail Cargo Group will shift their existing …
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