Asia

23 Sep 2016
A federal bankruptcy judge on Friday agreed that non-vessel-operating common carriers should be covered by part of a protective order granted two weeks ago that was intended to help smooth the release of tens of thousands of containers trapped on Hanjin Shipping vessels and terminals around the globe.
23 Sep 2016
Hanjin Shipping told a bankruptcy court in Newark, New Jersey Friday that railways, terminal operators and container lessors are gouging the South Korean line’s shippers by asking those cargo owners to pay more than usual to bring freight into US ports, in the wake of Hanjin’s recent bankruptcy filing.
22 Sep 2016
DP World, which has a clutch of container terminals in India, is expanding its inland services in the emerging Asian economy.
22 Sep 2016
China’s main ports booked strong year-over-year growth in container throughput in August, fueling speculation of a possible trade recovery.
Krishnapatnam Port, pictured, says it can cut a week off transit times for some shippers using Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust.
22 Sep 2016
Krishnapatnam Port is targeting western hinterlands served by Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, the country's biggest public container handler.
22 Sep 2016
The government of India has announced more port tariff incentives to get roll-on, roll-off shippers to use coastal shipping more.
21 Sep 2016
Transportation and logistics firms are seeking to capitalize on new business opportunities emerging in Indonesia.
21 Sep 2016
Russia’s competition watchdog will split the denomination of tariffs for stevedoring into the local ruble and the US dollar.
21 Sep 2016
Indonesia is mulling the introduction of 24-hour operations and fast-tracking a plan to double the number of bonded logistics centers in the country to reduce cargo dwell times at its major ports.
PSA Singapore, pictured, is the latest terminal operator to demand refundable deposits from shippers in order to release Hanjin Shipping cargo.
20 Sep 2016
PSA Singapore has issued a circular detailing the price of retrieving Hanjin Shipping containers.
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust hopes to raise funds for infrastructure improvements that will help stop truck queues such as the one pictured, and prevent other issues that drag on productivity throughout the harbor.
20 Sep 2016
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is seeking regulatory approval to increase tariffs.