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Breakbulk up at SC Ports

July 16 - The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) posted a 6 percent year-on-year growth in breakbulk tonnage for the 2015 fiscal year, which ended on June 30.

1.4 million tonnes of breakbulk were handled during the reporting period, with Georgetown moving 548,933 tonnes and Charleston handling 817,974 tonnes.

Ro-ro cargo within the breakbulk sector also grew significantly, with 253,338 vehicles moving across SCPA docks - an increase of 15 percent over the previous record achieved in the 2008 fiscal year.

Container volumes also increased by 14 percent year-on-year.

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Drake closes Cometto deal for ANI

May 20 - The Drake Group, in its capacity as representative of the Cometto brand in Australia, has received an order from Australian Naval Infrastructure (ANI) for 16 self-propelled MSPE modules.
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Dsouza joins Virgin Atlantic 

May 20 - Virgin Atlantic Cargo has named Bosco Dsouza as its account manager in Melbourne as the airline looks to continue its expansion in Australia. 
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Sohar launches online route planner

May 20 - Sohar Port and Freezone has launched an online route planner that provides information on available connections to hinterland destinations.
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Crowley realigns activities

May 17 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has realigned its shipping and solutions business units in a bid to enhance its focus on non-asset based customer solutions.
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