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News arrow 15.03.17 You need port data - here's why...

With ports, terminals and harbours playing a key role in the shipment of goods and commodities around the globe, access to the latest port information is essential for shipping companies when planning and executing a port call, and enabling safe and efficient access to marine facilities.
 
Critically, not every port has the same facilities available to visiting vessels. Different operating procedures and legal requirements, cargo equipment and berth size, makes each port unique, necessitating that the ship’s bridge team be suitably informed prior to arrival, in order to safely and efficiently visit a port. 
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News arrow 01.03.17 Meet us at the CMA's Shipping 2017

March 20 - 22 2017
Visit us on booth 49


If you or your colleagues are visiting the CMA this year, we would be delighted to see you.

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News arrow 11.01.17 Understanding tanker ports

Tanker vessels (including gas carriers, crude oil carriers, product tankers, chemical tankers) carry a range of liquid bulk cargoes including crude oil, petroleum products, liquefied gas, chemicals, vegetable oils, molasses, fresh water and wine.

As an essential part of the energy supply chain, tankers carrying hazardous cargoes such as LNG, LPG, refined oil products and crude are highly regulated due to the volatile nature of these cargoes, and their potential environmental impact. When loading and unloading these cargoes, vessels have specific requirements to ensure its safe and effective delivery. 
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News arrow 16.11.16 Out Now: Guide to Port Entry 2017/2018

The 2017/2018 Edition of Guide to Port Entry is now available to purchase

The most accurate and comprehensive port information resource, Guide to Port Entry, assists you and your crew in planning port calls to over 11,400 global commercial ports and terminals.

Make seamless port calls a reality and be safe in the knowledge that your crew have a complete port overview with over 83 port information sections at their disposal, including, pre-arrival information, details of the documentation required by the port, maximum size of vessel permissible and cargo facilities, as well as Reports of Actual Conditions Experienced by other seafarers visiting that port.

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News arrow 16.03.16 Why do I need port information?

With ports, terminals and harbours playing a key role in the shipment of goods around the globe, access to the latest port information is essential in planning and executing a port call, and enabling safe and efficient access to marine facilities.

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News arrow 18.02.16 Meet us at CMA Shipping 2016

March 21 - 23 2016
Visit us on booth 49


If you or your colleagues are visiting the CMA this year, we would be delighted to see you.

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News arrow 12.02.16 2015 Prize Draw Winners

In an effort to thank our many contributors for assisting us with port information, each port update received from port authorities, agents and operators is entered into a free prize draw to win a copy of The Shipping World's Map.

We are pleased to announce the winners for 2015 below.


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News arrow 18.12.15 2015 Week 51 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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News arrow 11.12.15 2015 Week 49 & 50 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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News arrow 27.11.15 2015 Week 48 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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News arrow 20.11.15 2015 Week 47 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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News arrow 13.11.15 2015 Week 46 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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News arrow 06.11.15 2015 Week 44 & 45 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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News arrow 23.10.15 2015 Week 43 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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News arrow 16.10.15 2015 Week 42 Port Updates

More detailed information for all of the below port changes are available on www.findaport.com and FindaportAPI.  To view these changes and to stay informed on the latest port news available, please visit and purchase a subscription to www.findaport.comThis information will also be incorporated into the next available editions of our other port information products and services.


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