Panama requests collaboration with IMO for Australian coal carrier ban issueFor months, Beijing and Canberra have been at odds, with China imposing bans on a slew of Australian goods after the Australian government requested an international investigation into the source of the coronavirus.
Atlantic Terminals to support Panama Canal to facilitate vaccine distributionManzanillo International Terminal (MIT) and Colon Container Terminal (CCT), both port terminals on Panama's Atlantic side, have joined forces to help optimize supply routes to Latin America for the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine and supplies.
Panama Canal announces reduction of more than 13 million tons of CO2 in 2020By offering ships a shorter path, the Panama Canal has led to a reduction of more than 13 million tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) equivalent emissions in 2020.
Panama Canal starts 2021 with 50 feet draft offeringA year ago, faced with low rainfall in the basin, the Panama Canal had to take steps to keep operations running.
Panama Canal Authority won $265 Mln arbitration caseThe Panama Canal Authority announced that it received an arbitration case for $265 million from the consortium that installed a third set of locks for the main transoceanic waterway to be returned to it.
Panama Canal Authority to extend temporary relief measuresThe Panama Canal Authority has agreed to extend its immediate relief measures to 31 December 2020, providing more assistance for the recovery of the industry.
Meyer's Group orders two Damen ASD 2913 Tugs for new Panama Canal locksThe Meyer's Group has ordered two, powerful Damen ASD 2913 Tugs to operate in the newly expanded Panama Canal.