Asia

The reforms are aimed at speeding along India's Sagar Mala port-led development program.
30 Sep 2016
India is taking measures to reform its marine terminal bidding process as it seeks to attract more private investment to the port sector.
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust hopes to raise funds for infrastructure improvements that will help stop truck queues such as the one pictured, and prevent other issues that drag on productivity throughout the harbor.
20 Sep 2016
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is seeking regulatory approval to increase tariffs.
19 Sep 2016
Although the rate of decline in Russia’s container trade slows, a dispute over pricing for container-handling services is clouding the medium- and long-term outlook for the trade.
The fastest shipments by rail on Asia-Europe take around 15 days, compared with 33 days by ocean and three days by air.
19 Sep 2016
Beneficial cargo owners are steadily increasing volumes on landbridge services as they become more sophisticate.
Pokémon Go, pictured, may have introduced the world to augmented reality, or the imposition of digital renderings and information upon live video images, but the wider adoption of the technology by industry is where it will have the biggest impact.
16 Sep 2016
"Augmented reality" technology that blends the actual and the virtual is finding real-world uses beyond gaming, and the supply chain could benefit.
15 Sep 2016
The Busan Port Authority will offer discounts to CKYE Alliance members in a bid to keep Busan’s cranes busy.
Container lines agreed to get rid of a good deal of extra charges levies on top of base freight rates in India, but would not agree to stop charging for inland haulage and terminal handling.
15 Sep 2016
India’s maritime regulator is targeting ocean carrier surcharge.
14 Sep 2016
Automation on the highways and in warehouses will radically change how products are produced, moved, and stored over the next decade, CBRE says.
14 Sep 2016
Hanjin Shipping has said it regrets the bottlenecks and complications that have arisen from its bankruptcy and promised to resolve these issues as soon as possible.
14 Sep 2016
The proposed block exemption for liner shipping in Hong Kong is off for public consultation.
14 Sep 2016
Shipping restructuring specialists believe that Hanjin Shipping will ultimately be liquidated, not rehabilitated.