Taiwan

23 Jun 2016
Evergreen veteran takes over as Yang Ming's new chairman.
22 Feb 2016
Evergreen Group will have no chairman following the death of company founder Chang Yung-fa but will appoint senior executives for each of the company’s subsidiaries, according to published reports in Taiwan.
20 Jan 2016
Yung-Fa Chang, who founded Evergreen Group with a second-hand freighter and built the Taiwan-based company into a global ocean, air and land transportation and business conglomerate, died Jan. 20 in Taipei. He was 88.
30 Dec 2015
China Airlines, Yang Ming Line and Chungwa Post, Taiwan’s national postal service will cooperate on sea and air freight services to better compete in the booming e-commerce market in Asia.
10 Dec 2015
Up to four container terminal operators could be handed contracts to manage and operate terminals at the new Kaohsiung 7th Container Terminal currently under development in Taiwan.
26 Nov 2015
The sharp decline in net income of Taiwan’s top three carriers through the course of the last three quarters gives a clear picture of the container shipping industry’s rapidly deteriorating operating environment.
22 Sep 2015
Taiwan may have to count on demand for new Apple products in the fourth quarter to boost exports that in August contracted for the fifth consecutive month, according to the island’s economic affairs ministry.
31 Aug 2015
China Merchants Holdings (International)’s first half net profit jumped 29 percent year-over-year to HK$2.8 billion ($US 361 million) after throughput gains at Chinese terminals exceeded China’s overall container growth rate and traffic through overseas facilities rose at a double-digit clip.
04 Aug 2015
U.S. scrap metal exports took a tumble in the first half of 2015 and are expected to fall even more by year’s end, as the strong U.S. dollar continues to weigh on all American exports.