Asian Ports

News, analysis and in-depth coverage of Asian ports in China, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Vietnam, and other Asian nations. 

Commentary

China's ports and warehouses are refusing to handle dangerous goods cargoes in the wake of the Tianjin port explosion, driving up costs and threatening the supply chains, logistics operators, and manufacturers that deal in those products.

News & Analysis

27 Jun 2017
With the modernization, Fujairah will be in position to handle 1 million TEU.
26 Jun 2017
Bangladesh is set to start construction of a third seaport at Payra.
23 Jun 2017
The two “high-standard” gantry cranes will be at the RC6 and RC7 berths on Rokko Island.
22 Jun 2017
Inefficient operations at Tanjung Priok and regular traffic around the port adds significant costs to supply chains.
20 Jun 2017
Port sector consolidation in China is expected to accelerate this year.
19 Jun 2017
Apart from adding the ports and routes, the two sides are in discussion over changing how transit route maintenance costs are shared.
19 Jun 2017
Milaha Maritime & Logistics is aiming to further capitalize on transshipment cargo opportunities generated from the regional diplomatic conflict.
15 Jun 2017
Chennai’s productivity levels rose in April and May.
14 Jun 2017
Stakeholder efforts to increase price transparency and drive down logistics costs for shippers using terminals at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) are gaining further momentum.
14 Jun 2017
Throughput at the country’s ports grew faster than expected.