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Sand terminal opens

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The port of Portland in south-western Victoria, Australia, has started handling mineral sands exports, following the official opening of Ilu...

Sands boost for Portland

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The south-western Victorian port of Portland looks to be the likely beneficiary of an Astron Mining proposal to develop a A$125 mill mineral...

From Portland to McDuffie

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Alabama State Port Authority (ASPA) has acquired two unused loading towers, a stacker/ reclaimer and several conveyors from Portland, Oregon...

Scrap happy on the west coast

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The privately-owned Schnitzer Group of Portland, Oregon, which has obtained predominance in the US scrap metal trade, expects to double the ...

Multi-bulk expertise pays

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There are not too many privately owned and operated marine terminals that handle more than one basic commodity, particularly on a third part...

Making the most of opportunities

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The handling of bulk commodities on the USWC continues to be impacted by an acute electrical power shortage that can be traced to the deregu...

Colombia/Snake worries

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Lower than normal rainfall in the US Pacific Northwest has shippers worried that the Columbia/Snake River System may face shallow water this...

Portland scoops the Basin

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The Port of Portland in south west Victoria (Australia) has been selected by Murray Basin Titanium, a joint venture between the RZM/Cable Sa...

Regulator keeps hand on grain

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The Australian state of Victoria's Office of the Regulator-General (ORG) has released the final report of its review of the "Regulation of t...

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