Paperless system requires all hands on deck — GSA boss

Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Shippers Authority (GSA), Benonita Bismarck, has called for strong collaboration among the relevant actors in the shipping value chain to facilitate the seamless implementation of the paperless ports regime.According to her, the bits and pieces ... — Read More

Port Infrastructure Development Fund on the table

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) is in the process of establishing a special fund from which big-ticket infrastructural projects at the country's ports will be financed.The authority has, thus, tasked a nine-member committee to work out the modalities as ... — Read More

Research urges operational efficiency at ports

A situational analysis of the Tema, Takoradi ports and the Kotoka International Airport have revealed that they are over stretched in terms of infrastructure and human resource to ensure maximum efficiency.According to statistics, trade in container traffic had increased since 2010 ... — Read More

Shippers’ Awards gets backing from industry regulator

The Ghana Shippers Awards, a few months after its launch has received tremendous participation of key stakeholders, companies and respected individuals within the shipping industry.The awards ceremony is scheduled to come off on 30th June, 2017 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, ... — Read More

GPHA-Amaris Terminal deal stokes controversy

The Centre for Transport Security Dialogue (CETSED), a transport sector advocacy institute, has kicked against a Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) directive that mandates Amaris Terminal Limited as the sole authorised service provider for the scanning and pre-examination of export ... — Read More

Sea trade sector to grow by 10%

Renewed confidence in the business environment is expected to lead to a 10 percent growth in the maritime sector this year, Dr. Kofi Mbiah, Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Shippers’ Authority (GSA) has projected.Government interventions in the agric value chain ... — Read More

MPS awarded terminal operator of the year

The Meridian Port Services (MPS), Tema, has been adjudged the TERMINAL OPERATOR OF THE YEAR at the maiden Ghana Maritime and Shipping Awards held last Friday at the La Beach Hotel in Accra.MPS was awarded for providing world-class Container Handling services ... — Read More

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