Secretary Shipping Visits Paradip Port

    Paradip: Port Wings News Network: As a part of regular review, Shri Gopal Krishna, IAS, Secretary, Ministry of Shipping, Government of India, has made a one day visit to Paradip Port Trust on 03 May 2018. According to a media statement from the authorities, Shri Rinkesh Roy, Chairman, …

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Air China and Royal Jordanian Sign Up With WFS in Copenhagen

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The growth of Worldwide Flight Services’ (WFS) cargo handling business at Copenhagen Airport in 2018 is continuing following the signing of new contracts with Air China and Royal Jordanian Airlines. This follows the start of WFS’ new cargo handling contract at the airport with Cathay …

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Editorial: Indian Shipping Industry Looks to Foreign Shores

Port Wings, 02 May 2018: By going by the Indian National Shipowners’ Association (INSA) CEO Anil Devli’s words, Indian shipping industry may be contemplating converting their ships to foreign registration, potentially causing a loss in taxes of about Rs 8,000 crore to the central exchequer. Indian shipowners could switch to …

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DP World Nhava Sheva, Jawaharlal Nehru Customs House Join Hands To Improve Ease of Doing Business

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Global trade enabler DP World operated NhavaSheva International Container Terminal(NSICT), in collaboration with Jawaharlal Nehru Customs House(JNCH) becomes India’s first terminal to introduce ‘on wheel examination and sampling’ for Full Container Load (FCL) shipments under the Direct port Delivery(DPD) scheme. This initiative aims to reduce …

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MISC Group Welcomes the Fifth and Final Moss-Type LNG Carrier

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: MISC Group, a leading provider of international energy-related maritime solutions and services, today announced it has taken delivery of Seri Cemara, the final edition to a series of five MOSS-Type Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) carriers. The 150,200 CBM LNG carrier has been built for MISC …

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Mohammed bin Rashid Attends Launch of DP World Cargospeed

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended the launch of DP World Cargospeed, a new global company created through a partnership between global trade enabler DP World and Virgin Hyperloop One, to provide …

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Milaha Reports Net Profit of QAR 260 Million for Q1 2018

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Milaha Maritime &Logistics’ revenue increased by QAR 65 million and net profit by QAR 29 million as a result of volume growth in Ports business, and better operating margins in Container Shipping unit. Milaha Gas & Petrochem’s revenue decreased by QAR 5 million and net …

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Chennai Port Berths Highest Parcel Size Edible Oil Vessel

    Chennai: Port Wings News Network: M.T.ALICE (LOA-183.2m) had called Chennai Port on her maiden voyage on 17 April 2018 and berthed at WQ2 with 36500 Tonnes of Crude Sunflower Oil. This is the highest parcel size under the category of edible oil ever handled at the Port. According …

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