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

17 Jan 2017
Singapore’s agreement in India could be a boon to supply chain productivity.
16 Jan 2017
India’s merchandise exports increased for the fourth month in a row in December.
12 Jan 2017
DP World dramatically slashed its container dwell times at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust in December.
10 Jan 2017
Chennai Port hopes to kickstart a 2017 that will help it leave behind the throughput and productivity struggles of the past few years.
09 Jan 2017
PSA said the agreements take Singapore one step closer to the reality of autonomous freight transport.
09 Jan 2017
India’s busiest public container port is looking to nearly double participation in a program that dramatically speeds import discharges.
06 Jan 2017
The pace of growth could accelerate in the coming months.
05 Jan 2017
Chennai’s rail share in the first three fiscal quarters through the end of December slipped compared with 2015.
04 Jan 2017
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is struggling to convince shippers to shift freight to intermodal rail from trucks.
03 Jan 2017
Sri Lanka’s Colombo International Container Terminals handled over 2 million twenty-foot-equivalent units for the first time ever in 2016.