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

Tissa Wickramasinghe TPM 2017
22 May 2017
Investment by CM Ports in the technology enabled development of service at a level unseen in Sri Lanka, CICT General Manager Tissa Wickramasinghe said. He discussed the arrival of largest ships, capacity concerns, and regional impact in this interview.  
19 May 2017
Gateway Distriparks Ltd. has the largest CFS in the port complex.
19 May 2017
The plan was announced during an official ceremony held on Friday to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the port’s opening.
19 May 2017
“Anything that puts restrictions on the largest vessels coming into Hong Kong impacts Hong Kong’s competitiveness.”
17 May 2017
Container shipping stakeholders are pressing the Hong Kong government to adjust the air draft clearance restriction of an iconic Hong Kong suspension bridge.
16 May 2017
Supply chain bottlenecks that have long been a drag on growth at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust are rapidly easing.
15 May 2017
Indian authorities and labor federations are inching toward an agreement that would avert threatened work stoppages.
10 May 2017
JNPT's program to ease congestion and lower logistics costs had its best month ever in April.
09 May 2017
Container volumes at major ports surged in the first month of fiscal year 2017 to 2018.
04 May 2017
The move is a followup to a $1 billion investment plan DP World chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem announced during his visit to India in February 2016.