U.S. containerized imports, March 2013 to March 2014
14 Apr 2014
U.S. containerized import volume jumped 15.1 percent year-over-year in March 2014, the largest increase in 13 months, according to advance figures from PIERS, the data division of JOC Group Inc.
US Toy Imports. Source: PIERS
20 Jun 2013
The number of containers of toys imported through U.S. ports increased 1.4 percent in the first quarter of 2013. This is only the second year-over-year increase in the past eight quarters, the other being a 2.4 percent increase in third quarter 2012.
U.S. Footwear Imports. Source: PIERS
17 Jun 2013
Containers of footwear imported through U.S. ports jumped 14 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2013, the largest increase since fourth quarter 2010, according to data from PIERS, a JOC sister company.
07 Jun 2013
Taiwan has introduced new legislation, effective July 15, that will lift its ban on imports of live birds from the European Union.
23 May 2013
Yang Ming Marine Transport, Evergreen Line, Pacific International Lines and Sinotrans will launch a joint China-Australia-Taiwan service on June 7.
21 May 2013
Polar Air Cargo plans to upgrade its 767 intra-Asia services and 747 trans-Pacific services, starting in early June.
25 Apr 2013
UTi Worldwide has opened a logistics center in New Taipei City, Taiwan.