Port of Portland Re-opens Containership Business

Port of Portland Re-opens Containership Business

Port of Portland Re-opens Containership Business

Ships will call once a month as Swire Shipping offers a mix of general, non-containerized cargo and container service.

The Port of Portland said Monday that a company called Swire Shipping will begin calling at the port every 35 days.

Portland Port is now not managed by ICTSI, but is self-managing.

A smaller line continued monthly calls until 2016, when it, too, dropped Portland.

Geron Corporation (GERN) Receives "Hold" Rating from Needham & Company LLC
The value of the total investment in Geron Corporation went from $730,000 to $524,000 a change of $206,000 quarter to quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This article was first reported by Week Herald and is the sole property of of Week Herald.

Portland Port's former client Korean shipping operator Hanjin Shipping, ceased to call at the terminal after division arose between International Longshore and Warehouse Union and port operator ICTSI. Port managers complained longshoremen had deliberately slowed work at the port's Terminal 6, a claim the union denied.

Port spokeswoman Melanie Mesaros said labor relations have improved in the past few years.

Hong-Kong based carrier Swire Shipping will offer general, non-containerized cargo and container service at Oregon's sole global port from January 2018.

"Most importantly, this signals that T-6 is open for business".

Basketball: Arrested UCLA players returning from China
UCLA's trip coincided with Trump's two-day state visit to the Chinese capital, Beijing, as part of his 13-day trip to Asia. Scott thanked Trump, the White House and the State Department for their assistance in resolving the case.

"I think there will be an opportunity to accommodate growth or more volume as the service develops", she said.

The announcement, made by Oregon Governor Kate Brown, the Port of Portland and Business Oregon, and follows a recent trade mission to Hong Kong, where the Governor joined port representatives to meet with Swire corporate executives. "Strong trading partnerships and access to global markets allow OR businesses to grow, helping to sustain a thriving statewide economy".

Doling out financial incentives to support the new service, Oregon's government provided $250,000 from its Strategic Reserve Fund.

"Not only will new container service bring jobs for Oregonians, it also gives more options to OR companies as we work to maximize Terminal 6".

Steyn set to return from year-long absence
South Africa pacer Dale Steyn is all set to make a comeback to cricket from a long injury-layoff since November previous year . Steyn is ready for the challenge and is looking forward to the feeling of being part of the game.

Swire Shipping service and Cathay Pacific are partially or wholly owned by the Swire Group.

Últimas notícias