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

22 Aug 2017
Growth at China’s top 20 container ports is gaining momentum.
22 Aug 2017
Shippers are not worried about the higher rates.
21 Aug 2017
The Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) has doubled the penalty for containers kept in its yards past free time.
21 Aug 2017
The issue threatens the hard-won gains from a government initiative to lower logistics costs for domestic shippers.
18 Aug 2017
There were 12 vessels waiting to enter the port Friday morning.
18 Aug 2017
Indian dockworker labor unions and the chief labor commissioner reached a tentative last-minute agreement Thursday, averting an Aug. 18 strike.
16 Aug 2017
Union representatives and officials from the chief labor commissioner have had several rounds of negotiations.
15 Aug 2017
Traffic at the flagship Mundra Port rose 20 percent year over year.
14 Aug 2017
The government of Bangladesh has been rushing to provide relief to the port of Chittagong.
14 Aug 2017
The growing popularity of the direct port delivery program has put pressure on the earnings of logistics companies.