Asia

26 May 2017
The “Smart My Road” service makes it easier to ship raw materials from China to Myanmar for processing, Hitachi said.
13 Jun 2015
The worldwide rally in containership charter rates may have lost most of its steam, but not for those with the right ships in the right regions, which right now would be the Atlantic.
12 Jun 2015
Mitsubishi Corp. has launched a $300 million fund to acquire, manage and lease container vessels to major shipping firms, but the fund’s size apparently fell well short of the Japanese giant’s expectations.
12 Jun 2015
Global logistics provider DHL is ramping up operations in India, introducing a weekly truck service between Ahmedabad and Nhava Sheva to lead its less-than-containerload consolidation business.
11 Jun 2015
Most of Hong Kong’s container shipping activity will be illegal from next year if the competition law due to be implemented by the government on Jan. 1 is enforced in its current form, said Maersk Line’s chief executive of North Asia Tim Smith.
11 Jun 2015
The Hong Kong government this week said it would move forward with plans to expand container capacity at its Kwai Tsing Container Terminals. But move is unlikely to mollify critics who say the investment is too little too late to maintain the port’s market share of Pearl River Delta traffic.
11 Jun 2015
Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. announced they are cutting capacity by a third on their recently launched Asia-Mediterranean services “to meet current and anticipated demands” on the route.
11 Jun 2015
Cargo carriers in the U.S. have raised concerns that action by Washington to curb open skies agreements with Middle Eastern carriers over allegations they are subsidised by their governments could become a threat to vital worldwide air freight networks.
10 Jun 2015
Indian authorities on Wednesday cleared the way for developing a big, new, container transshipment port at Vizhinjam, a deep-sea, green field site in the country’s southern state of Kerala.
10 Jun 2015
PSA International made its first foray into south-western China with the signing of a joint venture agreement to operate a terminal in the Guangxi-Beibu Gulf that will be developed to handle the mega container vessels currently in service.