Asia

DP World's Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal, pictured, may have been the company's first terminal in India, but it likely won't be its last.
31 Aug 2016
DP World is shoring up its position as the largest private terminal operator in India.
31 Aug 2016
Japanese shipping group "K" Line has set up a joint venture with India’s J.M. Baxi Group.
31 Aug 2016
Sharp spot rate increases could take effect as soon as Thursday.
31 Aug 2016
Indian trade unions are going ahead with a strike planned for Friday despite government concessions.
Being in the red for four of the last five years has caught up to Hanjin Shipping.
31 Aug 2016
Debt-stricken Hanjin Shipping will file for court protection after losing the support of its banks unhappy with its restructuring efforts.
30 Aug 2016
Few things spook shippers more than the potential for a ship to be arrested in port, something Hanjin has reportedly faced and may see more of as creditors come collecting.
30 Aug 2016
A merger of Hanjin and HMM is in the national interest, believes the Korea Shipowners Association.
30 Aug 2016
Mediterranean Shipping Co. has introduced a new container service between India and Africa to “improve transit times and enhance delivery to those destinations.”
Asian transshipment hubs, such as Port Klang, Malaysia, pictured, must adjust to a landscape of low growth and shifting service networks.
30 Aug 2016
Asia’s transshipment hubs are facing turbulent times.
30 Aug 2016
The Korea Exchange has asked the country’s largest carrier for clarification on media reports that it has lost the support of South Korean banks.
Shippers and the Directorate of General of Shipping are unhappy with how some container terminals have been handling container weighing to comply with SOLAS.
29 Aug 2016
India’s maritime administrator is showing no sign of backing down from its previous diktat barring container terminal operators from offering container weighing services on-site for a fee.