ShippingWatch

Port of Hamburg grew in the first half of the year

Volumes flowing through the Port of Hamburg grew in the first six months of the year, just as more container ships called in the port.

Photo: HHM / Michael Lindner

The Port of Hamburg is back on track in terms of growth. In the first six months of the year, volumes flowing through the port grew and more container vessels called in the port, reveals the port's half-year interim report.

Total volumes landed at 69.4 million tons in the first half of the year, equivalent to a 4.1 percent increase. This is partly due to an increase in container volumes to 4.7 million teu as a result of the port securing four new services which connect to ports in the US, Canada and Mexico, respectively.

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Maersk rejects shippers' complaint in USD 180m dispute

U Shippers has no case in a contractual dispute reported to the US Federal Maritime Commission, Maersk writes in a response to the FMC. Moreover, the case should not even be a matter for the commission, the company says.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs