Asia

05 May 2016
International Container Transshipment Terminal, or Vallarpadam, did not make much headway in getting major mainline calls in the first three years of its operations at India's Port of Cochin but is now on a path to rapid growth.
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29 Apr 2016
Long-awaited guidelines on how China will implement the SOLAS container weight rule have been released.
28 Apr 2016
The government of Ukraine plans to significantly reduce tariffs on container shipments via the trans-Caspian international transport route.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
28 Apr 2016
Indian maritime authorities and other stakeholders will meet to deal with "still-unresolved" commercial and operational complexities tied to the July 1 implementation of new container weight rules set by the International Maritime Organization’s SOLAS convention.
28 Apr 2016
Japan’s three largest container lines mostly reported dismal financial results for fiscal 2015 on Thursday.
28 Apr 2016
The cost of transshipping containers by truck using international motor carriers in Russia has doubled.
28 Apr 2016
ANA Holdings Inc. and Japan Airlines Corp. both increased their group net profits despite cargo weakness.
28 Apr 2016
Container throughput at South Korea’s Incheon Port expanded in the first quarter.
28 Apr 2016
The struggles of South Korea's largest container lines have created a new top shipowner in the country.
27 Apr 2016
There appears to be no real relief in sight to the supply chain woes that have long plagued Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India’s busiest public container gateway, costing shippers and the trade in general in more ways than one.
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26 Apr 2016
Russia is developing a plan to certify container weighing scales so exporters can meet the International Maritime Organization’s verified gross mass rule with less than 70 days before it takes effect.