Port of Portland Re-opens Containership Business

Port of Portland’s Terminal 6

Port of Portland’s Terminal 6

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.

Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) Swings Higher 8.51% For The Week
The stock exchanged hands 5.43 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 4.25 Million shares. Windstream Hldgs Inc (NASDAQ:WIN)'s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 0.46.

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".

Almost half NHS doctors from EEA considering leaving the United Kingdom , survey reveals
BMA treasurer Dr Andrew Dearden said it was crucial the NHS doesn't lose "valuable experience and expertise" because of Brexit. We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising.

"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".

Zverev fights off Cilic
ATP Tour Finals debutant Alexander Zverev defeated Wimbledon runner-up Marin Cilic 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 in Group Boris Becker on Sunday. Marin's an incredible player, he's had an awesome season but I was able to get through.

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

Últimas notícias