Singapore: port of tanjung pelepas (ptp), malaysia's largest container terminal, is confident of double-digit growth next year despite a challenging last week, port klang authority (pka) general manager lim thean shiang had said that this year's contraction would see port klang's container throughput fall to levels. Malaysia's port of tanjung pelepas, a key transshipment hub developed as an alternative to the port of singapore, will invest more than 86 billion malaysian ringgits ($2 billion) to double its capacity to 22 million 20-foot-equivalent units by 2030 the upgrades at the port will include refurbishing quay and. But there is a dark cloud looming on the horizon in the shape of a relatively new port just a few miles away in malaysia the port of tanjung pelepas - or ptp as its locally known - stole singapore's biggest customer maersk sealand when it set up two years ago, and this year announced the defection of. This accelerated growth hinges on the port's proximity to the busy sea lanes on which the port of singapore derived its growth and sustainability for nearly two centuries positioning itself as a choice alternative to singapore's terminals, it highlights its proximity to the tuas second link which leads to singapore sustained. Psa terminal is currently the second largest container port in the world next to shanghai, handling up to 309 million twenty-foot equivalent units (teus) in 2015 alone, more than two of malaysia's biggest ports — port klang and port of tanjung pelepas — combined, according to world shipping council. Learn about working at port of tanjung pelepas join linkedin today for free see who you know at port of tanjung pelepas, leverage your professional network, and get hired. Pelepas free zone is the only free zone in the southeast asia region that provides easy access to three international ports — ptp, singapore and johor port — and three international airports by road with the extensive highway network that reaches from singapore to the south to thailand in the north, bonded (tax-free.
Malaysia's tanjung pelepas port (ptp) will invest more than myr86 billion ( usd 2 billion) to double the port's handling capacity to 22 million teu by 2030 french line cma cgm, which is acquiring singapore's neptune orient lines, and singapore container terminal operator psa singapore terminals. The johor port authority ordered the terminal to stop operations after the accident , the company said the vitol unit has sent a request to the authority to re- consider the decision to suspend atb's operations and to lift the suspension immediately the terminal at the port of tanjong pelepas in johor has a. The port of tanjung pelepas is the fastest growing container port in malaysia the facility is located on malay peninsula's most southern tip, on the eastern mouth of the pulai river, in the state of johor the port became operational in october 1999 and was officially launched in march 2000 it handled one million teus in the. Misc: authority | agent report: report summary max size: containers: 19,000 teu, draft 170 m largest vessel: 197,362 dwt, loa 3954 m, beam 590 m fuel: available airport: sultan ismail int'l, 30 km singapore changi int'l, 70 km operated by port of tanjung pelepas sdn bhd (ptp) and handling containers.
Cti consultancy partner andy lane noted that there is enough competition from both port klang and port of tanjung pelepas (pictured) to keep singapore on its 65 million teu tuas megaport is on track, and the maritime and port authority of singapore is proactively entrenching the maritime ecosystem in singapore. Conventional cargo on june 16,1999, the malaysian government approved a free zone authority within ptp to administer remaining 248 hectare for light, medium and heavy manufacturing industries 4 comparison of the ports of singapore and tanjung pelepas important factors taken into account by.
On 23 april 2018, ptp welcomed a delegation from toc asia in conjunction with toc asia 2018 held at marina bay sands, singapore also present during the visit were muhammad razif ahmad, general manager of johor port authority and representatives from department of environment (doe), marine department,. Tanjung pelepas (ptp) has become the first port in southeast asia to welcome the region's tallest ship-to shore quay cranes local cargo movement to major industrial estates is accessible through the second malaysia-singapore expressway and the north-south highway in addition to road, sea and air.
Port authority show more [+] kalmar has provided long-standing customer port of tanjung pelepas (ptp) with 93 terminal tractors for container handling singapore's portek international has secured its first major contract with the port of tanjung pelepas (ptp) in malaysia, as well as repeat orders from existing.
The johor port authority (jpa), which is in charge of all three ports in johor, has meanwhile dismissed concerns that the navigation of vessels in the major port developments such as singapore's psa's move to transfer its container terminals to tuas on the singapore side of the strait may also face issues. Nine of the world's top 50 container ports were located in southeast asia in 2014, such as haiphong, ho chi minh, klang, laem chabang, manila, singapore, tanjung pelepas, tanjung perak, and tanjung priok most of these ports are able to deal with various types of cargoes and have received the considerable attention. Keywords: container port competition, port authority strategy, southeast asia 1 introduction the movement of port 1986 1991 1996 2002 singapore indonesia singapore 14 27 39 34 tanjung priok 0 1 0 2 malaysia thailand port klang 1 2 10 21 laem chabang 0 0 3 2 tanjung pelepas 0 0 0 9. On 18 august 2000, the world's largest ocean carrier, maersk sealand, announced that they were going to move their transshipment operations from singapore to the port of tanjung pelepas (ptp) in johor, malaysia all maersk sealand's mainline services that used to call at singapore, except the west australia and new.