Asia

The combination of Allcargo Logistics' various units comes as the company expands its presence in Indian ports.
26 Aug 2016
Allcargo Logistics Ltd. unveiled a plan to combine all of its third-party logistics businesses into a single entity.
13 Jan 2015
The congestion that hit Asia hard in 2014 took many ports by surprise, and even as a new year begins there is no sense that terminal operators will find solutions soon to lengthy delays and productivity shortfalls.
13 Jan 2015
A major Tokyo-based research firm has painted an upbeat picture of Japanese container trade in the next fiscal year starting in April, despite flagging domestic demand and growing uncertainty over the global economy.
13 Jan 2015
Challenges remain for second-tier suppliers of major manufacturers in China’s inland production centres more than 14 years after the Go West policy was introduced to shift factories away from the wealthier coastal areas and boost the economies of its poorer central provinces.
12 Jan 2015
Larger international shippers increasingly use UPS's expedited freight service as a strategic "cushion" or aid in supply chain planning, as well as for urgent shipments.
12 Jan 2015
The Chinese government said it will ban imports of U.S. poultry and egg products because of recent detections of highly pathogenic avian influenza in backyard poultry and wild birds in the Pacific Northwest.
12 Jan 2015
Global Logistic Properties has signed new lease agreements in China for 1.1 million square feet in the past two weeks as the Singapore-listed developer continues to expand its distribution and e-commerce network in the country.
09 Jan 2015
Customs brokers in Mumbai are blaming a lackadaisical inventory management by DP World-operated Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal (NSICT) for the long truck waits outside Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, India’s largest container gateway.
09 Jan 2015
Spot freight rates on the major east-west trades were predictably weak in the first full week of the year with demand dropping off before the Chinese New Year peak period begins later this month.
08 Jan 2015
Record December throughput took Shanghai Pudong International Airport Cargo Terminal Ltd. (Pactl) past its annual 2014 target of 1.45 million tons as healthy demand kept air freight flowing through China’s busiest airport.
08 Jan 2015
India’s major port complexes controlled by the federal government saw volume rise 8.2 percent in the first three quarters of fiscal year 2014-15 despite port congestion and the resulting diversion of some traffic to private, or so-called minor, ports.