Southeast Asia’s port scene is incredibly dynamic, and 2017 will be a year of significant changes with big implications for shippers.
Port of Tanjung Priok
13 Oct 2016
Indonesia is considering a reduction in transshipment charges.
21 Sep 2016
Indonesia is mulling the introduction of 24-hour operations and fast-tracking a plan to double the number of bonded logistics centers in the country to reduce cargo dwell times at its major ports.
23 Mar 2016
A container storage penalty scheme at Jakarta International Container Terminal introduced as part of efforts to reduce cargo dwell time is being revised after shippers said the additional fees are too high and hurt business.
05 Feb 2016
Indonesia is expected to continue to disallow majority foreign ownership of its ports when it releases a revised version of its list of limits on foreign participation in the economy due to be issued in the coming week.
25 Nov 2015
The World Bank is assisting Malaysia to develop a national port strategy to better position its ports sector as a critical facilitator of economic growth.