5th November 2019
CargoSmart Completes Proof-of-Concept with eTradeConnect to Demonstrate Value in Cross-Network Collaboration for Trade Finance
CargoSmart, a leading shipment management technology solution provider, today announced the successful completion of a proof-of-concept with eTradeConnect, a multi-bank blockchain consortium in Hong Kong facilitated by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA). The engagement explored ways to improve global trade through enhanced collaboration among shippers, banks, terminal operators, and ocean carriers, with applications to be further developed once the Global Shipping Business Network (GSBN) is formed.
16th October 2019
HUTCHISON PORTS COMMENCES PORT EXPANSION PROJECT IN PAKISTAN WITH US$240 MILLION, BRINGING TOTAL INVESTMENT IN THE COUNTRY TO US$1 BILLION
Imran Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan met Eric Ip, Group Managing Director of Hutchison Ports, along with Ambassador at Large for Foreign Investment Mr. Ali Jehangir Siddiqui, yesterday at Prime Minister House. Mr. Ip expressed his appreciation of the meeting with the Prime Minister and presented Hutchison Ports’ global network of 52 ports, including the operations in Karachi for over 20 years. He took this opportunity to confirm to the Prime Minister the commencement of construction of the second phase of Pakistan Deep Water Container Port project with US$240 million of new investment and achieve a handling capacity of 3.2 million TEU upon completion.
19th June 2019
28th May 2019
13th May 2019
6th May 2019
Hutchison Ports BEST terminal increases its capacity
BEST container terminal in the Port of Barcelona, received 6 new Automated Stacking Cranes (ASC) from the Finnish supplier Konecranes, thereby increasing its storage capacity from 24 to 27 automated blocks. Currently, these blocks are being assembled and tested and they are expected to be fully operational in June this year.
These cranes are electric and move on rails, like most of the terminal´s equipment, since Hutchison Ports has been committed since the beginning to build an efficient and environmentally sustainable terminal in the Port of Barcelona.
23rd April 2019
SYNERGY adds a 3rd train frequency between the Port of Barcelona and Miranda de Ebro
Synergy, the logistics operator of Hutchison Ports group, has launched a 3rd train frequency between the Port of Barcelona and Miranda de Ebro, thus consolidating in record time its commitment to Miranda de Ebro and northern Spain.
Last October, Synergy decided to expand its multimodal offer by operating the first container train to Miranda Container Terminal (TCM), in Miranda de Ebro, from the Port of Barcelona.
Since then, several rail services have been put in place between the two enclaves thus consolidating the offer and therefore a third weekly frequency has been added in each direction.
2nd April 2019
30th January 2019
Hutchison Ports Officially Opens Terminal D at Laem Chabang Port in Thailand
Hutchison Ports Thailand, the leading port operator in Thailand, officially opened its Terminal D facility at Laem Chabang Port, Chonburi.
Already attracting some of the world’s largest ocean going container vessels, Terminal D’s world leading remote control technology will significantly boost Hutchison Ports Thailand’s operational efficiency and productivity, heralding a new era for Thailand as a global shipping hub.
28th January 2019