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Cebu ports rack up 34% cargo growth from Jan-Sept

Cebu ports rack up 34% cargo growth from Jan-Sept

Oct. 31 | Cebu ports handled 44.120 million metric tons (mt) of cargoes in the first nine months of 2019, up 34.4% from the 32.819 million mt recorded in the same period last year, data from the Cebu Port Authority (CPA) showed. Of the total, domestic cargoes accounted...

Port of Cebu cargo-handling charges rise 5% from Oct 19

Port of Cebu cargo-handling charges rise 5% from Oct 19

Oct. 18 | In the first quarter of 2019, Cebu port handled 102,282 twenty-equivalent units, a 19.6% growth from 85,521 TEUs in the same period last year. Phto from cargo-handling operator Oriental Port and Allied Services Corp. The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) began...

Cebu port expands capacity with launch of P1B finger pier

Cebu port expands capacity with launch of P1B finger pier

Oct. 1 | The construction of Cebu International Port’s finger pier started in September 2018. The facility is scheduled to start operations on October 7, 2019. Photo courtesy of port cargo-handling operator Oriental Port and Allied Services Corporation. Cebu...

Cebu ports log 4.3% hike in 2018 container throughput

Cebu ports log 4.3% hike in 2018 container throughput

Jun. 5 | Container traffic at Cebu ports in 2018 grew 4.3% to 953,739 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) from 914,520 TEUs handled in 2017, data from the Cebu Port Authority (CPA) showed. Of the total, 60% were domestic containers at 567,814 TEUs, 3.4% higher...

Cebu port enlarging yard, opening spaces for dangerous goods, empties

Cebu port enlarging yard, opening spaces for dangerous goods, empties

Aug. 10 | Oriental Port and Allied Services Corporation manager for Legal, Customer Care and IT Department Atty. Annabel Pulvera-Page in a presentation during the 2nd Visayas Shipping Conference 2018 organized jointly by PortCalls and Asia Customs & Trade in...

Cebu port posts 3% hike in 2017 container volume

Cebu port posts 3% hike in 2017 container volume

Apr. 23 | Container traffic at Cebu ports grew 2.9% in 2017 to 914,520 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) from 888,249 TEUs in 2016, data from Cebu Port Authority (CPA) showed. The 9.5% growth in domestic containers was more than enough to offset the 5.9% decline...

Cebu port revises rules on free storage period extension for cargoes

Cebu port revises rules on free storage period extension for cargoes

Sep. 20 | The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) has revised the guidelines for granting an extension of the free storage period for cargoes at the Port of Cebu. The revised guidelines, an update on the 1998 rules, seek to enhance port operations, maximize port utilization,...

Cebu port cargo throughput 8.4% higher in first half

Cebu port cargo throughput 8.4% higher in first half

Sep. 7 | Cargo volume at Cebu’s port increased 8.4% in the first half of 2017 to 18.971 million metric tons (mmt) from 17.502 mmt in the same period last year, data from the Cebu Port Authority (CPA) showed. Domestic cargoes, which accounted for 80% of the...

Cebu container terminal construction set to begin mid-2018

Cebu container terminal construction set to begin mid-2018

Jun. 28 | Construction of the new P9.2-billion Cebu International Container Port (CICP) is expected to start in July 2018 and end three years later, according to Cebu Port Authority (CPA) general manager Angelo Verdan. In a text message to PortCalls, Verdan said...

Cebu port sets cut-off delivery time for export cargo undergoing weighing

Cebu port sets cut-off delivery time for export cargo undergoing weighing

Nov. 7 | The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) is imposing a delivery cut-off period for outbound/export shipments that have been weighed before loaded onto a vessel at the Cebu International Port (CIP). As part of CPA’s verified gross mass (VGM) policy, effective November...