The move will impact port and supply chain investments under the Belt and Road program.
International Transportation Regulations
05 Feb 2017
The new Indian import services tax on prepaid freight shipments is creating problems and needs clarification, FIATA says.
03 Feb 2017
Beneficial cargo owners got a taste of what to expect back in 2012.
03 Feb 2017
The fines were smaller than expected.
01 Feb 2017
With logistics services contracted and paid outside of India within the purview of the tax, there’s widespread confusion about how this could be applied to complex international supply chains.
23 Jan 2017
Private marine terminal operators in Brazil will benefit from two changes likely to become law.
19 Jan 2017
Nigeria’s ports boss has committed to making 2017 a turning point for the competitiveness of the country’s ports sector.
09 Jan 2017
Port of Vancouver president and CEO Robin Silvester has called the government-led push “a threat."
05 Jan 2017
Although requirements were already mandatory at some ports in 2016, enforcement was limited.
28 Dec 2016
Indian maritime authorities have backed down from their pledge to abolish all shipping surcharges following stiff resistance from container lines.
27 Dec 2016
Shippers have asked Russia’s competition regulator to investigate what they describe as a system of bribes and close business ties that results in some shippers receiving better treatment than others.
14 Dec 2016
In another big-ticket reform initiative, India’s union cabinet on Wednesday approved new legislation meant to transform major, or public, ports into independent companies.