Panama Canal Authority Increases Daily Ship Transits From 32 To 33

Panama Canal Authority Increases Daily Ship Transits From 32 To 33
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The Panama Canal Authority has announced significant modifications to its transit and draft policies, which will take effect in the coming weeks.

The maximum permitted canal draft will be increased from 45 to 46 feet beginning June 15.

The adjustment comes as the Panama Canal prepares to allow larger vessels in response to increasing global shipping demands.

Furthermore, beginning July 11, 2024, the daily transits across the canal will increase from 32 to 33,...

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