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

26 Apr 2017
The west coast hosts three dominant private, or minor, container facilities that compete with JNPT.
26 Apr 2017
Japan’s container trade is estimated to have risen 1.9 percent year-over-year to 11.9 million TEU in fiscal 2016.
25 Apr 2017
Under the agreement, the French carrier’s subsidiary CMA Terminals will operate the facility for 15 years.
25 Apr 2017
There are signs potential negative effects of the new alliances on transshipment and tariffs may be overstated, according to the CEO of HPH Trust.
25 Apr 2017
A consortium of seven labor federations had earlier served notice of a nationwide strike from April 19, but later agreed to defer the action until May 12.
24 Apr 2017
Indore is one of four rail-linked inland locations Allcargo operates in the country.
24 Apr 2017
Traffic at the port has doubled in five years.
24 Apr 2017
The sold numbers come as other China government data indicates an improved trade and general economic environment.
20 Apr 2017
The move is seen as another step in an ongoing campaign to reform the country's port and shipping network.
20 Apr 2017
More information is beginning to come in on the mounting vessel delays at Shanghai's Yangshan port.