MSC with concession in San Pedro Ivory Coast

MSC will operate the container terminal in San Pedro, Ivory Coast. They have signed a 35-years concession agreement. Together with this, it is estimated that over 500mill USD will be invested in [...]

MSC cascades 13,000 TEU ships to Africa trades

MEDITERRANEAN Shipping Co is once again pioneering new routes for large containerships as the even bigger vessels enter the Asia-Europe trades, with ports in Africa now feeling the impact of this [...]

Port of Marseille Fos first quarter 2016

Port of Marseille Fos has repeated its results with a small growth in general car. However, the Container traffic is slightly slower in Q1/2016. The box traffic is down by 3% to 304.664 TEU. Port [...]

Lomé is getting ready…

The new container terminal in Lomé is getting ready. Build by Cyes Somague the new large transhipment hub of MSC in Africa.  

MSC appoints new President and CEO

The world’s second-largest container shipping line Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has appointed Diego Aponte as president and CEO. Gianluigi Aponte, Diego’s father, founder of MSC and [...]

Efficient operations at Kleipedia SMELTE

RBS and SMELTE have implemented the TOPS system at the start of the expansion phase. It went live end of 2011. Being a TIL Terminal SMELTE is one of the leading MSC hubs in the baltic sea and is [...]