Japan

19 Jul 2016
Container traffic at Japanese ports sank for the first time in six years.
10 May 2016
Nippon Express Co., Japan’s largest international freight forwarder, saw its net profit surge by double-digits in 2015.
10 May 2016
Mitsui O.S.K Lines and Wan Hai Lines have joined forces for a new intra-Asia service.
10 May 2016
Japan is providing Vietnam with new loans.
09 May 2016
The credit ratings agency Moody’s has downgraded the credit of "K" Line and is reviewing that of Mitsui O.S.K. Lines as two of Japan’s top three container lines struggle against unfavorable market conditions.
06 May 2016
Japan’s major transportation and logistics companies are on a spending spree in Myanmar.
29 Apr 2016
Japan’s government has officially introduced a much-anticipated system designed to ensure the smooth implementation of the International Maritime Organization's SOLAS container weight rule from July 1 and reduced the fines for non-compliance.
28 Apr 2016
Japan’s three largest container lines mostly reported dismal financial results for fiscal 2015 on Thursday.
28 Apr 2016
ANA Holdings Inc. and Japan Airlines Corp. both increased their group net profits despite cargo weakness.
25 Apr 2016
Japan’s air cargo trade with foreign countries will shrink for the second straight year in fiscal year 2016, which started on April 1, Nittsu Research Institute and Consulting Inc. predicted, citing sluggish exports and imports.
22 Apr 2016
Nittsu Research Institute and Consulting Inc. expects Japan’s container trade to remain almost flat in fiscal 2016, edging up only 0.1 percent from a year earlier to 11.6 million twenty-foot equivalent units because of economic uncertainty both at home and abroad.