QTerminals’ Board of Directors Appoints Neville Bissett as CEO

    Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Board of Directors of QTerminals, the recently-established operator of the first phase of Hamad Port in Qatar, has appointed Neville Bissett as the company’s first Chief Executive Officer. QTerminals was established as a jointly-owned entity by Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) …

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Coastal Steel Consignment of RINL Arrives at Cochin Port

Cochin: Port Wings News Network: Government of India has embarked ambitious development projects based on Sea ports. Coastal shipping is one among the many such initiatives under the Sagarmala, the flag ship development project of Ministry of Shipping.  As a beginning of this in Cochin, the first coastal movement by …

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Shipping Lines Anxious Over Declining Draught Levels at Mumbai Port

    Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Shipping lines have expressed their apprehensions over calling at Mumbai port following reduced draught levels making their position vulnerable while berthing. In a letter addressed to chairman of Mumbai Port, Mumbai and Nhava Sheva Ship Agents Association (MANSA) has pointed out the decline …

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GST Council Recommends Major Relief

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: In its 23rd meeting held on 10 November 2017 at Guwahati, the GST Council has recommended major relief in GST rates on certain goods and services. These recommendations spread across many sectors and across commodities. As per these recommendations, the list of …

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Adani Hazira Container Terminal Record Highest Monthly Throughput

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Adani Hazira Port Pvt. Ltd (AHPPL) part of Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ), India’s largest port developer, accomplished a new milestone in month of October 2017 by achieving container throughput of 51,466 TEUs which is the highest monthly throughput since start of …

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