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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Cruise Ship Angriya On Maiden Visit To Goa

Panaji: Port Wings News Network: Domestic luxury cruise liner ANGRIYA made its maiden visit to Mormugao Port on 25 October, carrying 226 passengers from Mumbai. The cruise ship arrived at 9.00 hours in the morning and was docked at the cruise terminal at Mormugao Port. Dr. E. Ramesh Kumar, Chairman, …

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Panalpina Increases Group Profitability

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In the first nine months of 2018, international freight forwarding and logistics company Panalpina increased group profitability compared to the same period of last year. From January to September, gross profit increased from CHF 1,024.8 million to CHF 1,116.2 million. Year-on-year, Panalpina’s EBIT increased from …

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First Container Rake Dispatched From Kamarajar Port Railway Siding

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The vessel call of CHX Service by Maersk Line India Private Limited at the newly developed Adani Ennore Container Terminal at Kamarajar Port Limited has been inaugurated on 20.10.2018. The first mainline container vessel M.V. Leonidio has been berthed in AECTPL at KPL on 20.10.2018 …

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Editorial: India Needs Domestic Cruise Tourism

Port Wings, 24 Oct 2018: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on 20 October inaugurated the new domestic cruise terminal in Mumbai Port and also flagged off the much-awaited Mumbai-Goa cruise service. The domestic cruise sector badly needs the government support and of course patronage from Indians who until now prefers to …

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DP WORLD Reports 3.7% Gross Like-For-Like Volume Growth in 9M 2018

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DP World Limited handled 53.6 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals in the first nine months of 2018, with gross container volumes growing by 2.6 % year-on-year on a reported basis and 3.7% on a like-for-like basis. Gross like-for-like …

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DG Azevêdo Welcomes President Khaltmaa of Mongolia to the WTO

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Director-General Roberto Azevêdo welcomed Mongolian President Battulga Khaltmaa to the WTO on 22 October. They discussed Mongolia’s support for the trading system, particularly in the context of the current trade tensions, and how the country can enhance its participation in global trade. President Khaltmaa was …

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