Asia

DP World added around 3.5 million TEUs of new gross capacity in 2015, taking total gross capacity to 79.6 million TEUs, space the terminal operator will need if its predictions of accelerating growth ring true.
26 Jul 2016
DP World expects its modest growth in the first half of the year to speed up.
Shipping on the spot market from Asia to ports on the east coast of South America, such as Santos, Brazil, pictured, has become more expensive as liner capacity discipline has led to sustainable freight rate gains.
11 Jul 2016
Spot freight rates on the Asia-east coast South America trade are “going through the roof.”
08 Jul 2016
There's more good news for the Narendra Modi-led government that has made port development a high priority.
08 Jul 2016
Senior politicians in Kerala state, where a greenfield deep-sea transshipment port similar to Enayam is already under development, have expressed opposition to the recently approved Enayam project.
Port of Hamburg, a major Asia-Europe gateway, expects traffic growth to be flat this year.
08 Jul 2016
Spot freight rates on the Asia-North Europe trade quickly gave back half of last week’s gains.
07 Jul 2016
Is e-commerce new business or just products being ordered and distributed via new channels?
06 Jul 2016
Kuehne + Nagel is reporting serious problems with SOLAS in China.
06 Jul 2016
Waste caused by poor infrastructure is thought to cost India around $45 billion per year, or 4.3 percent of GDP, according to McKinsey & Company.
05 Jul 2016
“Currently, all of India’s transshipment traffic gets handled in Colombo, Singapore and other international ports," the government said.
05 Jul 2016
Russian container terminals and exporters didn’t experience any disruption tied to the new SOLAS container weight rule.
04 Jul 2016
Hyundai Merchant Marine aims to have the largest market share on the Far East-Middle East trade.