Domestic shipping

Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) to invest US$1.2 bn in phase three expansion project

By |October 26th, 2015|

MALAYSIA’s port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) is pushing ahead with its MYR5 billion (US$1.2 billion) phase three development plan that will increase annual throughput capacity to 15 million TEU when it is completed in 2019 in a move to cope with an expected surge in cargo-handling volume over the next decade.

PTP currently has an […]

Inter Terminal Transfer by Sea at Port Klang

By |December 31st, 2014|

24th Dec 2014: Port Klang Authority (PKA) have announced that effective 1st Jan 2015, a new mode of Inter Terminal Transfer (ITT) will be in place, in collaboration with QEL / LKC.Container transfer between the 2 terminals in Port Klang, Westport and Northport, can now be done via sea, in addition to the current […]

Pirates drain Malaysian tanker of oil cargo in Malacca Strait

By |July 23rd, 2014|

PIRATES attacked a Malaysian-flagged 2,500-tonne oil tanker in the Malacca Straits, stealing its cargo, according to the Malaysian Navy, reports London’s Tanker Operator.

The Oriental Glory was sailing from Singapore to a port in the Malaysian state of Sabah. After siphoning off its cargo, the pirates fled, leaving the 15 crew unharmed, the IMB Piracy […]

Westport operating hours during Ramadhan

By |July 3rd, 2014|

Circular received from Westport dated 24th June with regards to stoppage time for break fasting during the Ramadhan month.



WESTPORTS would like to take this opportunity to inform that the Muslim fasting will commence on the 29th June 2014 (subject to confirmation).

Therefore in view of the above WESTPORTS Conventional […]