Asian Ports

News, analysis and in-depth coverage of Asian ports in China, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Vietnam, and other Asian nations. 

Webcasts

Midyear Trucking Report: Is a Rally or Retreat Ahead?
Aug 25, 2016 2:00PM EDT

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

Construction workers in India will have plenty to keep them busy as the government pours billions into the ports sector to increase capacity and productivity under the Sagar Mala program.
21 Jul 2016
India on Wednesday approved the formation of Sagarmala Development Company, to coordinate and implement the mammoth Sagar Mala port development program.
Mega-ships like the CMA CGM Marco Polo, pictured calling at the Port of Ningbo, have had less to haul from China in recent months.
21 Jul 2016
The first-half volumes at Chinese ports have remained flat.
20 Jul 2016
The shipping industry is anxiously awaiting efforts by the Hong Kong government to help the territory's port cope with a number of issues it is facing.
19 Jul 2016
Container traffic at Japanese ports sank for the first time in six years.
19 Jul 2016
Terminals in India's busiest port are facing heat over allegations of unnecessary container weighing to meet SOLAS.
16 Jul 2016
Hong Kong continues its downward trajectory that has seen volume decline every month since July 2014.
14 Jul 2016
Traffic at India's Port of Cochin surged in the first half.
13 Jul 2016
Russia’s competition regulator has imposed a temporary ban on the increase of stevedoring rates.
The flow of cargo crossing the docks of Westports' facilities in Port Klang, pictured, could begin to slow starting in 2018.
13 Jul 2016
Structural challenges could make life harder for high-flying terminal operator Westports Holdings, which is active in Port Klang, Malaysia.
Traffic outside JNPT, pictured, has flowed more smoothly in the wake of a number of productivity boosting measures the port has put in place. Credit: JNPT.
13 Jul 2016
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is seeking shipper and trade support as it gets ready for a final decision on its truck toll.