Asia

Hanjin Shipping has not been as fortunate in its liquidity crisis as compatriot Hyundai Merchant Marine, which reached an agreement with creditors in June.
23 Aug 2016
Hanjin Shipping will submit a plan to raise liquidity to its largest creditor, the Korea Development Bank, on Thursday.
18 Aug 2016
Containers shipped from the U.S. to China that are subject to that country’s regulations designed to prevent the spread of Zika virus won’t have to be fumigated but can instead be disinsected.
Sinotrans Shipping's experience in the intra-Asia trade in the first half seems to have been less turbulent than other container lines with a focus on the region.
18 Aug 2016
The Chinese logistics giant Sinotrans Shipping posted a loss for the first half of 2016, blaming overcapacity and a depressed international shipping market.
APM Terminals Pipavav, pictured, managed to increase profit even as container volume declined.
18 Aug 2016
APM Terminals Pipavav, or Gujarat Pipavav Port, did as much as a port could ask to increase its traffic in the first fiscal quarter but fell short.
Some forwarders are reporting that fumigating a 40-foot container at a main Chinese port would cost a shipper an estimated 2,000 yuan ($301).
18 Aug 2016
There will be a time and cost element to fumigating your cargo on arrival in China to comply with Zika measures, forwarders tell shippers.
Around 90 percent of Wan Hai’s services are on the intra-Asia trade.
17 Aug 2016
Taiwan’s Wan Hai Lines is the latest intra-Asia specialist to report profit and revenue declines in the first half.
17 Aug 2016
Cathay Pacific sees net profit falling 82 percent in fragile operating environment.
17 Aug 2016
The Indian government seems to be treading cautiously on its long-contemplated plan to restructure major public port trusts.
16 Aug 2016
Regional Container Lines blamed losses in the second quarter on overcapacity in the intra-Asia market.
16 Aug 2016
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust shippers are claiming that container line charges are eroding the benefits of direct port delivery services.
Container fumigation, pictured, is now a prerequisite for containers entering China from some parts of the world.
16 Aug 2016
Chinese authorities have provided some guidance on how U.S. exporters need to show that they have made their shipments mosquito-free.