On the sidelines of the Port States Forum parallel to the World Maritime Day in Panama, the Iranian Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development met with the Polish Minister of Marine Economy, Panamanian Minister of Maritime Affairs, and the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO).
10:47 ( 17 12 17)
During a meeting of the Managing Director of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) met with Mr. Ricardo Martinelli, the Panamanian President, on the sidelines of the Port States Forum parallel to the World Maritime Day in Panama City.
10:43 ( 13 12 17)
10:39 ( 28 11 17)
After being audited by Keyhan Quality Registrar Company (KQR), the Port and Maritime Director General of Khorramshahr Port became the first Iranian sea port to receive an ISO 9001:2015 Certificate.
14:26 ( 21 11 17)
Operational management of the grains' terminal No.1 at Imam Khomeini port complex and maintenance of its strategic equipment by holding auctions and during legal procedures, in the form of a three-year contract, were awarded to the qualified private sector.
15:24 ( 18 11 17)
during the ceremony in addition to inviting foreign and Iranian seafarers of berthed ships at Imam Khomeini port complex,happy and joyful moments were created by holding a friendly futsal match in sport salon of the port complex.
10:21 ( 15 11 17)
The Manager of the Turkish Çanakkale Port paid a visit to different sections of Lengeh Commercial Port, and announced the preparedness of his country to export minerals to Kuwait through the mentioned port.
10:15 ( 08 11 17)
Thanks to its easy access to free waters and being located on the main route of navigation into the Persian Gulf and Strait Hormuz for countless commercial vessels and oil tankers, Chabahar Port has created a unique position for Iran in the region. Thus vessels sailing toward Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Bahrain would have pass through the Gulf of Oman, near Chabahar Port, and that has created one of the heaviest maritime traffic volumes in this area.
10:53 ( 25 10 17)
The Ports and Maritime Director General of Hormozgan Province announced the renovation of railway line number 2 of Shahid Rajaee Port, and its operation to facilitate cargo transfer in the largest commercial port of the country.
15:51 ( 22 10 17)
Over 45,342 tons of clinker was exported from Khorramshahr Port to the Iraqi Port of Umm Qasr, registering a growth of 113 percent compared to the previous year.
15:48 ( 18 10 17)
The draft maritime agreement, signed by the Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development, and his South Korean counterpart last year, was approved by the Parliament of the Islamic Republic of Iran in May 2017.
15:24 ( 14 10 17)
The Deputy Managing Director for Maritime Affairs of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) pointed to the projected finalization of the Integrated Maritime Administration System (IMAS) with the next two months: "This system would help implement a uniform structure and single mechanism for all maritime services of the country."
15:42 ( 11 10 17)
On the sidelines of the ceremony for the World Maritime Day, the Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) stressed the need to enjoy maritime commercial and economic potentials: "Our power at sea is one of the principal indicators of our maritime presence."
15:09 ( 09 10 17)
The Ports and Maritime Director General of Sistan and Baluchistan Province considered the unique conditions of Chabahar Port to be the main reason for the Indian interest in making investments: "In the financing facilities under the agreement with the Indian Export Development Fund (EDF), the Indian side has undertaken to supply some 150 million US Dollars (USD) as facilities for Chabahar Port development through the Indian Exim Bank credit line."
14:35 ( 11 09 17)
The Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) and the head of a Ukrainian economic delegation considered ways to expand port and maritime cooperation between their respective countries.
15:35 ( 10 09 17)
Upon receiving a report by the Greek vessel M/T FINESSE sailing in the Gulf of Oman to the Maritime Rescue Coordination Center (MRCC) of the Iranian Chabahar Port, regarding a fishing boat being lost with two boatmen, the maritime Search and Rescue (SAR) vessel Naji 5 was immediately deployed to the scene, despite adverse weather conditions.
9:31 ( 04 09 17)
Officials of the southern Iranian port of Imam Khomeini commended the master and crew of a commercial vessel operating under the flag of Marshal Islands for rescuing two Iranian fishers.
15:27 ( 26 08 17)
Officials of the southern Iranian port of Imam Khomeini commended the master and crew of a commercial vessel operating under the flag of Marshal Islands for rescuing two Iranian fishers.
12:45 ( 22 08 17)
A joint exercise on oil spill response and maritime search and rescue (SAR) was held in Amirabad Port, in cooperation with and attended by representatives from related organizations
15:34 ( 03 06 17)
The Finnish Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Iran announced the preparedness of his respective country to invest in projects for wood, paper and cellulosic products in Amirabad Port.
14:18 ( 22 05 17)
The Port and Maritime Director General of Khorramshahr Port announced: "The project operations to remove 39 sunken vessels from Arvand Rud started in September 2016 with a credit of some 625 billion Rials, and we still need to coordinate with Iraq to refloat another 18 wrecks in the middle of the mentioned river."
12:16 ( 17 05 17)
The high-speed Naji 17, one of the most advanced vessels for maritime search and rescue (SAR) was stationed in Arvand Kenar Port.
14:14 ( 14 05 17)
Two weeks after the Deputy Managing Director for Maritime Affairs of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) announced the first cruise ship joining the Iranian maritime fleet, the ocean-going cruise vessel "SUNNY" was berthed in Qeshm Island.
13:08 ( 07 05 17)
The Deputy Director for Port Affairs and Special Zones of the Ports and Maritime Directorate General of Hormozgan Province announced the loading record of the largest export tar consignment onto a 9,000-ton vessel for the first time in his province.
10:31 ( 06 05 17)
The Ports and Maritime Director General of Mazandaran Province announced the loading and shipment of the first export consignment of powdered milk from Fereidoonkenar Port to the Russian Federation: "Under the programs in this respect and contracts concluded with Russian companies, the first stage of exports was conducted from the mentioned Iranian port to Astrakhan Port."
9:59 ( 03 05 17)
Mr. Saeednejad Announced Trilateral Meeting on Chabahar International Corridor
14:51 ( 30 04 17)
A foreign investment delegation, composed of Spanish, South Korean and Omani representatives, paid a visit to various parts of Khorramshahr Port.
11:01 ( 19 04 17)
At the beginning of the year 2017, officials of Noshahr and Amirabad Ports visited the foreign vessels berthed at their ports, and congratulated the Christmas and New Year to the captains and crews by offering flower bouquets and pastry.
9:53 ( 16 04 17)
Under a memorandum of cooperation between the Iranian port of Amirabad, and the Italian port of Ancona, goods will be transited from Central Asia to Europe through Amirabad Port.
15:04 ( 29 03 17)
Under a trilateral statement of cooperation between the Transport and Communication Union of China, Anzali Port Authority and the Qazvin Province Chamber of Commerce, to establish a new multimodal transport corridor, the commercial transactions from China through Anzali Port were projected to increase significantly.
14:52 ( 26 03 17)
Under a memorandum of cooperation between the Iranian port of Amirabad, and the Italian port of Ancona, goods will be transited from Central Asia to Europe through Amirabad Port.
9:45 ( 22 03 17)
Under a trilateral statement of cooperation between the Transport and Communication Union of China, Anzali Port Authority and the Qazvin Province Chamber of Commerce, to establish a new multimodal transport corridor, the commercial transactions from China through Anzali Port were projected to increase significantly.
8:51 ( 18 03 17)
On the anniversary of Iran's nuclear agreement with the United States, Russian Federation, China, France, England and Germany, the Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) highlighted the major consequences of the Joint Plan of Action (JPOA) in the maritime field.
8:24 ( 18 03 17)
The Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development defined commercial ties strengthening as the most important issue to be pursued in the Caspian Sea.
8:27 ( 15 03 17)
In a meeting attended by port director generals from north and south of the country, parliament members and the Minister of Roads and Urban Development, investment contracts of around 1 trillion US Dollars (USD) were concluded with private entities to develop Iranian ports.
10:18 ( 05 03 17)
The Ports and Maritime Director General of Hormozgan Province pointed to the transfer of some 85 million tons of diverse petrochemical and general cargos through Shahid Rajaee Port in the first nine months of the present Iranian Year, and commended the flourish of container operations by 32 percent in the most advanced commercial port of the country.
9:58 ( 26 02 17)
For the first time in the commercial Port of Lengeh, some 850 cars were discharged from ships within 15 hours, which was considered a new operational record among the Iranian sea ports.
14:36 ( 23 02 17)
During a trip to Shahid Rajaee Port, the French Ambassador to Tehran paid a visit to the facilities and potentials of the Special Economic Zone (SEZ), 40 berths and the cargo loading and discharge equipment of the largest commercial port of the country.
15:51 ( 22 02 17)
During the 24th Assembly Meeting of the International Maritime Satellite Organization (IMSO), the Islamic Republic of Iran was selected for membership in the Asia-Pacific Advisory Committee for 2017.
9:46 ( 15 02 17)
"The Iranian economy needs to become the status of the country and its nation, and the status of Iran in this region is global. Our ports thus require the capacity to compete with other ports."
11:24 ( 08 02 17)
The Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) announced that Iran would impose no limitations for liners to revisit Iranian waters as a bilateral relation, and commented that Maersk Line like other liner companies had decided to resume cooperation with Iran on commercial grounds.
14:53 ( 05 02 17)
As one of the achievements of the nuclear agreement, the first consignment of port equipment, including 9 huge shore cranes manufactured in Germany, were delivered to the Iranian Port of Chabahar.
10:00 ( 05 02 17)
The Deputy Managing Director for Port Affairs and Special Economic Zones of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) considered the resumed visits of Maersk Line to Iranian ports in the post-sanctions period as favorable: "We generally celebrate this cooperation as a positive sign, yet the main, more cherished proposition for us would still be direct, liner activities of this company."
13:52 ( 01 02 17)
The Ports and Maritime Director General of Mazandaran Province counted the construction of grain silos and warehouses among the most important investment projects in Noshahr Port Special Economic Zone (SEZ), and encouraged Austrian entities to participate.
14:49 ( 25 01 17)
During their 3-day trip to the Northern Iranian Province of Mazandaran, a commercial delegation from the Russian Volgograd Port visited Amirabad Port and expressed their hopes for promoted transport from their port to Amirabad due to the existence of sizeable cooking oil storage facilities.
10:50 ( 18 01 17)
During a visit to Shahid Rajaee Port and the Iranian southern coastline, the Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment mentioned the objective of her trip and field visit to be assessing the current situation of that port as the largest container and economical port of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
14:51 ( 15 01 17)
12th International Conference on Coasts, Ports and Marine Structures
Holding Date: 31st Oct. – 2nd Nov. 2016
Abstract Submission Deadline: 21st May 2016
Venue: Olympic Hotel, Tehran, Iran
14:52 ( 30 01 16)

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