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

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.
19 Apr 2017
New Delhi’s interest in Trincomalee could be a response to China’s growing influence in the Indian Ocean.
19 Apr 2017
Poor conditions are exacerbating the challenges brought about by the new alliances at the port of Yangshan off the coast of Shanghai.
18 Apr 2017
The largest cranes at the ports of Kobe and Osaka can now serve ships with 22 rows and 18 rows of containers, respectively.
17 Apr 2017
If negotiations fail, it would be the second nationwide stoppage at major ports in two years.
11 Apr 2017
Unions are protesting a reform of major port trusts through new legislation dubbed the Major Ports Authority Bill 2016.