Asia

17 Feb 2017
Companies have had to take costly detours to avoid the violence in Ukraine.
14 May 2015
India produces about 30 percent of the world’s bananas, but poor post-harvest facilities and cold chain infrastructure means less than 1 percent make it to foreign markets. However, one fresh produce company, Pick N Serve Foods, is finding huge potential in exports, particularly to markets in Oman, Dubai, Qatar and Kuwait.
14 May 2015
A decision by International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) to implement a container booking system to better manage truck movements at its flagship Manila terminal will be welcomed by the port that bore the brunt of choking congestion last year.
14 May 2015
Despite accelerating China business, Global Logistics Properties (GLP) reported a 29 percent fall in net profit for the year ending March 31, mostly due to profit sharing with the consortium of investors that own a 33.8 percent stake in GLP China.
13 May 2015
Hanjin Shipping began its march toward a positive annual result this year with a first-quarter net profit of $21 million, its results buoyed by continued cost cutting and lower bunker fuel prices.
13 May 2015
U.S. shippers will likely see even higher domestic intermodal rail prices if the International Trade Commission rules against the Chinese manufacturers of 53-foot containers at the end of the month.
13 May 2015
India's federal government awarded 10 new public-private partnership port development contracts in fiscal year 2014-15, which ended in March.
13 May 2015
In January, 10 boxes of Japanese carrots were imported into Hong Kong from Chiba prefecture in Japan through the Kwai Tsing container terminal and found their way to market in the city, part of 15,000 tons of annual fruit and vegetable imports from Japan.
12 May 2015
U.S. shipment volumes and spending rose in April from March, but were down year-over-year, thanks to tough comparisons with a booming economy in 2014, Cass Information Systems said. The freight payment provider expects more growth ahead.
12 May 2015
Australia’s wine exports to China rose 20 percent in the 12 months ending March as China continued to shrug off austerity measures imposed in 2013 as part of Beijing’s corruption crackdown.
12 May 2015
Global logistics provider Dachser grew its Asia-Pacific ocean freight by 20 percent in a solid first quarter as the company expanded its regional network.