This website uses cookies. For more information click here


BTJ Media-Plan 2015 PDF download

BTJ Media-Plan 2017 PDF download

BTJ free PDF archive

Latvian-German MoU on rail-attracting Chinese cargo

LDZ Logistics, a subsidiary of Latvian Railways, and Duisport have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on jointly attracting China-Scandinavia freight via Riga.

New Värtahamnen officially opened

Ports of Stockholm have publicly inaugurated the operations of their brand-new ferry terminal in Stockholm.

Meyer Turku cruise-contracted

Royal Caribbean Cruises has entrusted the Meyer Turku Shipyard with the building of two new Icon-class dual-fuel and fuel cells-equipped cruise ships.

Polish LNG cluster nearer and nearer

During the GoLNG Polska! Seminar, organised on October 18th by the Motus Foundation, key Polish companies associated with Liquefied Natural Gas made a decision of establishing a country's LNG cluster.

First test call at DCT's T2 + official opening

The official opening took place on October 24th. The new project has doubled DCT's capacity up to 3.0 mln TEU per year. 

CMP-PICit's collaboration agreement

The Danish company Practical Intermodal Communication (PICit) will be responsible for supplying Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP) with the PIC TOS logistics system.


See more



BTJ 4/2016

We are very pleased to announce that the 4/2016 issue is ready and - as always - packed with various topics and articles.

BTJ 4/16 - Report: Baltic container market

In the late 1990s, shipment management was largely conducted by phone, fax, pen and pencil, and occasionally with the use of e-mails.

BTJ 4/16 - Focus: European shipyards' performance in 2015

Hard fact-based figures on European shipyards' production went down in 2015 again.

BTJ 4/16 - Facing an uncertain future. Economic consequences of Brexit for the Baltic

Looking back at the last 40 years or so, Britain's relationship with the EU has been turbulent from the very beginning.

BTJ 4/16 - In the wake of a new era of shipping. Interview with Ian Petty, Sustainable Shipping Initiative's General Manager

For some the term "sustainability" is just a magic spell repeated over and over again across Brussel's corridors.

BTJ 4/16 - Set rotors! Wind-assisted ship propulsion captures energy and attention

As pressure mounts to lower energy consumption and reduce GHG emissions, technologies such as wind-assisted propulsion - that proved to reduce fuel consumption,…

BTJ 4/16 - Mr. Jones and us. Restricting maritime transport services in the EU?

While the EU and the US are currently working on further trade liberalization, the EU Parliament discusses the introduction of Jones Act-like rules.

BTJ 4/16 - The threat hidden in the depths. Maritime cyber security

The rapid increase in satellite band width combined with decreasing costs have resulted in the world's vessel fleet becoming an integral part of the Internet of Things. 

BTJ 4/16 - Bulldozed into a crisis. Tackling the illegal immigrants risk in the transport sector

Illegal immigration is one of the major challenges Europe needs to wisely tackle nowadays.


Too large to survive?

The enclosed postcard, entitled "Dresden Luftschiffhalle," makes the impression of a photomontage and it may look devoid of beauty but it helps to understand two issues.

An airborne lifeboat

We hope that the lifeboat in the picture has never been used.

Sails under a beer

The image of the largest frigate in the age of sail embellished some time ago a coaster with a Jever Pilzner advertisement on its reverse.

Silent sightseeing

We remind of the Bristol XLRQ-1 from 1943 - a unique amphibious glider - not just because of our passion for curiosity. 

Innovation gone up in smoke

Cost-cutting, an evergreen business motif.


Baltic Ports Organization


US LNG and European gas market. Free webinar

US LNG and European gas market. Free webinar

26 October 2016 • 11 AM (GMT)

European Intermodal Logistics 2016

European Intermodal Logistics 2016

24-25 October 2016 • PL/Sopot

Danish Martime Fair 2016 Business & Relations

Danish Martime Fair 2016 Business & Relations

25-27 October 2016 • DK/Copenhagen

Harbours Review Spotlight: OPS

Harbours Review Spotlight: OPS

27 October 2016 • DE/Hamburg

Baltic Shipping Days

Baltic Shipping Days

27-28 October 2016 • SE/Sundsvall

Harbours 360 Conference

Harbours 360 Conference

8-9 November 2016 • DE/Duisburg

Trans Poland

Trans Poland

8-10 November 2016 • PL/Warsaw

See more