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ABP Ipswich breaks record

ABP Ipswich has broken records again as the port welcomed larger vessels and saw a surge in ship calls in 2016.


Irish shipping activity remains strong

The latest iShip Index published by the Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) shows that shipping and port activity in the Republic of Ireland fell by 2% in the fourth quarter of 2016 when compared to the corresponding period of 2015.


Glencore purchases stakes in Mutanda and Katanga

Glencore has announce that the company has purchased the Fleurette group’s remaining 31% stake in Mutanda Mining Sarl and an approximate 10.25% stake in Katanga Mining Ltd.

Port of Hamburg resumes growth course

“Seaborne cargo throughput in the Port of Hamburg again developed upwards with an increase of 0.3%,” said Axel Mattern, Joint CEO of Port of Hamburg Marketing.

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PT Freeport Indonesia operations status update

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. has reported that its subsidiary, PT Freeport Indonesia (PT-FI), continues to seek approval from Indonesian authorities for the export of its copper concentrates.


Quinn Cement open export hub

Quinn Cement and Warrenpoint Harbour Authority have announced the opening of a new cement export hub at Warrenpoint Harbour, Co. Down.


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