News & Events
The Irish Maritime Development Office's weekly market review offers an in-depth analysis of international shipping markets and an global economic overview for the week.
Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross T.D. has signed an Order transferring Wicklow Port Company to Wicklow County Council, with the consent of his colleagues Paschal Donohoe T. D., Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform and Simon Coveney T.D. Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government.
Shipping and port activity in the Republic of Ireland rose by 5% in the second quarter of 2016 when compared to the corresponding period of 2015, according to the latest quarterly iShip Index, published today by the Irish Maritime Development Office.
Increased activity at the Port of Cork saw profits increase by 79% to almost €4.5m last year.