January 7 - In Antwerp, SafmarineMPV has extended its stevedoring agreement with Nova & Hesse-Noord Natie for its OPEX service to West Africa, to cover the whole of 2014.

The multipurpose shipping line has also confirmed that, following Nova & Hesse-Noord Natie relocating its operation from the 6th Havendok (Quay 338) to the Churchilldok (Quay 414-428), the OPEX service has also moved terminal in Antwerp.