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Mauritius’ Port Louis expands to handle rising African trade

The development of Port Louis will not only accommodate increasing container traffic, but also mitigate the likely impact of the cyclonic weather to which the country of Mauritius is prone, giving shippers more reliability.
Eleven years ago the port was forced to halt operations at its container harbor for eight days…

Mauritius’ Port Louis expands to handle rising African trade

Source: JOC International Ports

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US Southeast ports rev up competition for growing auto traffic

As U.S. auto sales surge, U.S. Southeast port are shifting into high gear to win that highly profitable roll-on, roll-off cargo.
Volume gains are coming from both directions at ports in Brunswick and Savannah, Georgia; Charleston, South Carolina and Jacksonville, Florida. And a lot of that growth is tied to the…

US Southeast ports rev up competition for growing auto traffic

Source: JOC International Shipping

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Planned Russia Black Sea port aims to grab Asia cargo from North Europe

One of the largest Russian investment holdings is betting that it can lure cargo from Southeast Asia away from Northern European ports through a planned Taman seaport on the Black Sea — even after government backing faded.
Forum Holding, one of Russia’s largest investment holdings, plans to invest up to  30…

Planned Russia Black Sea port aims to grab Asia cargo from North Europe

Source: JOC International Ports

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