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  • CSSC (Hong Kong ) Shipping plans $1.1Bn orders
    April 21, 2014 4:32:00 AM

    CSSC (Hong Kong) Shipping, a shipowning unit of China’s shipbuilding conglomerate China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC), plans to place new orders worth at least CNY7Bn ($1.1Bn) at yards of its sibling China CSSC Holdings in 2014.
  • Tin Can Island confronts wharf rats
    April 21, 2014 3:51:00 AM

    Cargo theft and pilfering, which used to be rife at Tin Can Island Terminal (TICT) in Apapa, Nigeria, has been eliminated, according to managing director Yehuda Kotik.
  • Deepwater port 'needed' at DR Congo's Banana
    April 21, 2014 3:47:00 AM

    Construction of a deepwater port at Banana is the only way to prevent Democratic Republic of Congo losing trade to neighbouring Congo-Brazzaville, said Bas-Congo leader Etienne Lutete.
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