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|1819:||Arrival of Sir Stamford Raffles. Founding of modern Singapore as free port.|
|1946:||Singapore Port Workers Union (SPWU) is formed.|
|1964:||Port of Singapore Authority formed as a statutory board.|
|1967:||Port Officers' Union (POU) is formed.|
|1971:||Takes over British Naval Base at Sembawang and establishes Sembawang Wharves.|
|1972:||Arrival of the first containership to Singapore, M.V. Nihon on 23 June. Operations at first container berth commence at Tanjong Pagar Terminal.|
|1982:||Singapore becomes the world's busiest port by shipping tonnage.
Achieves one million TEUs in a year for the first time.
|1984:||Introduces the first version of PORTNET® - a one-stop 24-hour paperless electronic system, linking PSA ports and the shipping community.|
|1988:||Implements CITOS®, a proprietary Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system that coordinates and integrates PSA's entire port operations.|
|1990:||Crosses five million TEUs mark in a year and becomes the world's largest container port for the first time.|
|1991:||Keppel Terminal starts operations.
Singapore Port Institute is established.
|1992:||Official opening of Brani Terminal.|
|1994:||Achieves 10 million TEUs in a year.|
|1996:||Establishes first overseas project, Dalian Container Terminal, in China.|
|1997:||PSA corporatises and is renamed PSA Corporation Limited. The company kept the name PSA but it is no longer an acronym.|
|1998:||PSA becomes the first terminal operator to achieve handling 100 million containers since the start of operations.|
|2000:||Pasir Panjang Terminal officially opens.|
|2002:||Celebrates 30 years of containerisation.|
|2003:||PSA International Private Limited becomes the main holding company for PSA Group.
Officially launches COSCO-PSA Terminal (CPT) at Pasir Panjang Terminal.
|2005:||Achieves 20 million TEUs in a year.
Enters into a joint venture with Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) to jointly manage and operate a container terminal for MSC at Pasir Panjang Terminal.
|2006:||MSC-PSA Asia Terminal Pte Ltd (MPAT) officially opens.|
|2007:||Enters into a joint venture with NYK and K Line to operate Singapore's first dedicated car terminal, Asia Automobile Terminal Singapore (AATS), at Pasir Panjang Terminal.|
|2008:||Enters into a joint venture with PIL to operate a dedicated container terminal, PIL- PSA Singapore Terminal, at Keppel Terminal.|
|2009:||Pasir Panjang Automobile Terminal (PPAT), which houses AATS, begins operations.
PSA Club celebrates its 60th Anniversary.
|2012:||PSA celebrates 40 years of containerisation and 15 years of corporatisation.
PSA announces the development of Pasir Panjang Terminal Phases 3 & 4, which will be fully operational by end 2017.
|2014:||PSA Singapore is the first port in the world to have cumulatively handled 500 million TEUs.|
|2015:||Official opening of Pasir Panjang Terminal Phases 3 & 4 by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.|
|2016:||COSCO-PSA Terminal (CPT) is investing in and moving to three new mega berths in Pasir Panjang Terminal Phases 3 & 4 from 2017.
Enters into a joint venture with CMA CGM to operate and use four mega container berths at Pasir Panjang Terminal Phases 3 & 4.