montreal

Business, Logistics

Montreal Port’s Pitch to Shippers: No Waiting

A containership sits docked at the Port of Montreal on Oct. 28, 2021. A containership sits docked at the Port of Montreal on Oct. 28, 2021. (Christinne Muschi/Bloomberg News)

The head of Canada’s second-biggest port has a supply chain sales pitch few of his peers in the global shipping industry can match: zero wait time at sea for container traffic.

April 22, 2022
Government, Business, Logistics

Trudeau Signals Move to End Dockworkers Strike at Montreal Port

Shipping containers sit stacked at the Viau terminal in the Port of Montreal Shipping containers sit stacked at the Viau terminal in the Port of Montreal. (Valerian Mazataud/Bloomberg News)

Canada is planning legislation to end a general strike at the Port of Montreal that’s bound to worsen congestion at other sites and add to global shipping delays.

Sandrine Rastello | Bloomberg News
April 26, 2021
Business

Port of Montreal to Spend C$75 Million on Enhancing Truck Access

Michel G./Flickr

The Montreal Port Authority said the Quebec government will invest C$75 million to improve truck access to the port as part of a C$1.5 billion investment in the area’s maritime industry.

March 30, 2015