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

21 Jul 2017
The government wants to develop a high capacity, low unit cost shipping network.
20 Jul 2017
An analysis of April-to-June productivity statistics shows GTI has steadily outperformed its rivals in the port complex.
20 Jul 2017
Hutchison said it continues to be impacted by ongoing structural consolidation within the container shipping industry and a consequent rationalization of services.
19 Jul 2017
The congestion appears to be worsening.
18 Jul 2017
Several changes seemingly had a positive impact on Chennai’s productivity levels in the last month.
17 Jul 2017
“The coastal shipping deal will reduce cost as well as time. To us, time is also money.”
17 Jul 2017
On a year-to-date basis, throughput at the top 10 Chinese ports reached 70.4 million TEU.
13 Jul 2017
China's Belt and Road is projected to generate an additional $2.5 trillion in global trade over the next 10 years.
13 Jul 2017
The largest facility in Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is gearing up to host the first vessel from an intra-Asia service recently introduced by a consortium.
12 Jul 2017
The JNPT call began with the July 5 arrival of the 5,009-TEU CMA CGM Virginia.