Takoradi Port witness huge expansion for container handling

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has entered into a joint venture agreement with Ibistek Crowley for the construction of a 7500TU off-dock container terminal at the Takoradi Port.The container terminal, when completed, is expected to help decongest the port ... — Read More

GPHA Tourism Club wraps up anniversary

It is an undisputed fact that the country’s ports play an important role as a tourism avenue in the country.This explains the numerous visits by both Ghanaians and foreigners who visit the port on a daily basis to have a feel ... — Read More

Israeli ambassador tours Takoradi Port

The Israeli Ambassador to Ghana, Ami Mehl, as part of his familiarization tour of the Western Region visited the port of Takoradi to acquaint himself with operations at the Port.Accompanied by his wife and his economic and public relations teams, they ... — Read More

Takoradi Port’s activities grow

Key performance indicators at the Takoradi Port recorded increases in the first half of 2016 compared to the same period in 2015 and these include vessel calls, imports, exports and transit traffic.Total vessel calls for half year 2016 recorded 780 units ... — Read More

MPS boss touts Tema Port expansion project

The Chief Executive Officer of Meridian Port Services, Mohammed Samara, has backed the decision to expand the Tema Port as a prudent one needed to check against saturation at the port in view of an increasing surge in marine trade in ... — Read More

Terminal Handling Charges brouhaha rages on

The leadership of key business associations that constitute a critical mass of the shipping industry have called on government to, as a matter of urgency, put to order some “recalcitrant” shipping lines/agents that have ignored the directive to scrap terminal handling ... — Read More

Shipping community haggles over THC

There is uneasy calm in the shipping sector between shipping lines/agents on one side and a critical mass of the shipping community made up of traders, freight forwarders and import/export businesses, following government’s decision to stop introduction of the Terminal Handling ... — Read More

Chinese gov’t deepens trade relations with GPHA

A Chinese delegation led by the Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Sun Baohong, have called on the Director General of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA), Richard Anamoo, as part of a working visit to deepen trade and investment relations between ... — Read More

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