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Antwerp breakbulk slows

April 29 - The port of Antwerp saw Q1 2014 conventional breakbulk traffic fall 9.1 percent year-on-year over the same period of 2013 to 2,407,726 tonnes.

Steel products shipments declined during the first two months of 2014, although volumes rallied sharply during March. 1,560,753 tonnes of steel was handled in total during Q1 2014, representing a 5.5 percent decline compared to Q1 2013.

The drop in conventional cargoes, says port of Antwerp, is a trend that is being felt in neighbouring countries.

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Port of Açu names José Firmo as CEO

September 16 - The port of Açu – a privately owned industrial complex in São João da Barra, Brazil – has appointed José Firmo as its ceo, effective November 1.
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MIS moves engine across Oman

September 13 - Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has transported a 140-ton (127-tonne) Wärtsilä engine from a power station in Khasab to Duqm, Oman.
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XLP gathers in Dubai

September 13 - Almost 160 delegates from around the world gathered in Dubai last week for the XLProjects (XLP) annual general meeting (AGM).
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