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

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.
11 Aug 2017
Intermodal rail lifts, a mainstay of Pipavav, seem to be picking up.
10 Aug 2017
Shippers should be able to take advantage of lower rates at Anaklia because of its depth.
10 Aug 2017
It is Shanghai’s seventh year atop the rankings.
10 Aug 2017
The Chennai port is transforming from a congestion-ridden harbor.
09 Aug 2017
It took the Competition Commission of Hong Kong almost two years to grant liners a block exemption from anti-trust laws, but the exemption order has been greeted with grumbling by shippers and carriers.