Vietnam

Vietnam

Vietnam Airlines aircraft. Photo: Vietnam Photography / Shutterstock.com.
27 Aug 2014
A quarter of Vietnam’s trade by value is shipped by air, and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects the country to be the world’s fastest-growing air cargo market over the next three years, expanding at 6.6 percent a year.
NYK's container terminal at the Port of Tokyo
14 Oct 2013
TOKYO — Yusen Logistics is focusing on building supply chains in Mexico, Myanmar and Cambodia, as the former provides customers easier access to the North American market and latter two allow shippers to diversify their sourcing.
11 Oct 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in November.
04 Oct 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in October and November.
Silk manufacturing in Vietnam
03 Oct 2013
Textile manufacturers with export production sites in Vietnam have the most to gain from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, according to a new report.
02 Oct 2013
A rocket fired by suspected al-Qaida terrorists at a Cosco Asia container ship as it transited the Suez Canal in August apparently hit a container crammed full of smuggled cigarettes...
U.S. Footwear Imports. Source: PIERS
17 Sep 2013
Containers of footwear imports through U.S. ports experienced a second consecutive quarter of year-over-year growth in the second quarter of 2013, jumping 18.2 percent. Prior to first quarter 2013, footwear import volume declined for six quarters straight.
U.S. Furniture Imports. Source: PIERS
04 Sep 2013
U.S. containerized imports of furniture continued to grow in the second quarter of 2013, with volume up 1 percent year-over-year to 561,689 20-foot-equivalent units.
U.S. containerized exports through June 2013. Source: PIERS.
30 Aug 2013
U.S. containerized exports fell 6.1 percent year-over-year in June, to 925,043 20-foot-equivalent units, according to preliminary figures from PIERS, a JOC sister company.