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PPA: Manila ports' yard utilization 'very healthy'

Dec 21, 2016 - 5:15 PM

Cargo utilization at the Manila International Container Terminal MICT and the Manila South Harbor MSH remain very healthy at 60

PORT OF MANILA. In this photo taken on August 20, 2014, trucks drive past rows of cargo containers at the Port of Manila. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Fire hits container van aboard vessel in Tondo, Manila

Sep 12, 2015 - 1:49 PM

As of 1:16 pm the Manila Fire District reports the fire is still at 4th alarm

Port congestion ‘completely over’ – Malacañang

Apr 13, 2015 - 4:25 PM

The congestion issue is resolved despite higher than normal volumes handled during the first quarter Malacañang says

Manila ports less congested now, says ports agency

Feb 23, 2015 - 2:30 PM

The continued decline in the utilization level of the Manila ports is a clear manifestation of a healthy government and private sector partnership the Philippine Ports Authority chief says

ICTSI boosts Manila, Subic port capacities

Feb 20, 2015 - 8:27 PM

The port management firm adds 4 new generation reach stackers to its fleet to handle growing volumes in and out of Luzon

The port management firm adds 4 new efficient generation stackers to its fleet

Manila ports nearing congestion as holiday period begins

Dec 16, 2014 - 7:18 PM

The Philippine Ports Authority appeals to importers and cargo owners to clear their cargos with only a week left before Christmas

PPA chief: Manila ports to be fully decongested early 2015

Dec 15, 2014 - 6:50 PM

The number of vessels at queue was reduced to a combined total of 16 vessels excluding those at berth from a high of 30 a couple of weeks ago

Singson to importers: Move cargos on weekends

Oct 13, 2014 - 7:40 PM

Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson laments that many importers do not take advantage of the ports on weekends when traffic is lighter

File photo of DPWH Secretary Rogelio Singson

Manila ports decongesting but corruption poses problem

Oct 01, 2014 - 5:27 PM

Secretary to the Cabinet Rene Almendras discloses a scheme by fixers that includes unfair charges for shipping lines

The Manila International Container Terminal. Photo from the ICTSI website

Customs misses revenue target in August

Sep 26, 2014 - 9:58 PM

Four out of the 5 billionaire ports in the country failed to hit their goals for August dragging the overall revenue performance for the month

After truck ban, Manila ports start to breathe

Sep 25, 2014 - 6:37 PM

Private operators of the country s biggest shipping ports report an increase in import and export shipments in Manila

The Manila International Container Terminal. Photo from the ICTSI website

Port operators move overstaying containers to Laguna

Sep 12, 2014 - 11:33 AM

In addition to the ports of Subic and Batangas a 4 hectare facility in Laguna will house overstaying cargoes piling up at the Manila harbor

CONGESTION. Trucks carrying shipping containers arrive at Manila's international container port on April 10, 2014. File photo by  Jay Directo/AFP

Overstaying containers at Manila ports shipped out to Subic

Aug 29, 2014 - 10:43 AM

A chartered vessel moves overstaying cargo to make way for the onset of peak shipping season next month

Manila port braces for cargo peak season

Aug 21, 2014 - 3:58 PM

The Manila International Container Terminal operator will complete yard expansion in 30 to 60 days in anticipation of the surge in cargo volume by December

Cabinet body orders speedy release of food cargo at Manila port

Aug 16, 2014 - 12:20 PM

The Cabinet Cluster on Port Congestion has directed Manila port operators to prioritize the release of food cargo to avert price hikes and a looming food shortage in the metro

Manila ports to 'normalize' in 4 weeks, says PPA

Jul 14, 2014 - 8:53 PM

Empty containers at the ports are being shipped out to Subic

REPERCUSSIONS. PEZA director-general Lilia de Lima warns of the repercussions of Manila's truck ban on Philippine exports. Romeo Gacad/AFP

Customs confiscates immobilized empty containers in Manila Port

Jun 07, 2014 - 7:52 PM

According to district collector Elmir Dela Cruz the seized overstaying containers have been at the MICP for more than 150 days already

Photo of container vans being transferred in the Manila International Container Terminal from AFP.

Govt awards P16-M contract for Batangas port study

Sep 23, 2013 - 5:36 PM

The Philippine Ports Authority taps a joint venture to study how to maximize use of the Batangas port as part of efforts to decongest the Port of Manila

UNDER STUDY. A study is set to assess how the Batangas port can be fully utilized for Manila port's sake. AFP Photo