Asia

29 Apr 2016
Japan’s government has officially introduced a much-anticipated system designed to ensure the smooth implementation of the International Maritime Organization's SOLAS container weight rule from July 1 and reduced the fines for non-compliance.
29 Apr 2016
Gati Ltd., India’s leading express distribution and supply chain solutions provider, saw its group net income decline in fiscal year 2015 to 2016.
29 Apr 2016
Intra-Asia trade will increasingly benefit from the rapid growth of consumption in Asia as a higher percentage of cargo is shipped to end markets in the region instead of to destinations in other parts of the world.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights China
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.