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Monthly Archives: April, 2012

New Weiss-Röhlig office established in Taiwan

Transport and logistic company Weiss-Röhlig has opened a new office in Taiwan as part of a plan to build a regional project cargo network...

COSCO reports bigger net loss for Q1

China COSCO Holdings registered first quarter losses of CNY2.7 billion (US$430 million) for the year, compared to a loss of CNY502 million for the...

Emirates SkyCargo opens own freight service to Vietnam

Emirates SkyCargo announced the launch of a passenger service to Ho Chi Minh City that will use the 240-tonne weekly bellyhold capacity of the...

Asia faces stronger growth, but further rebalancing critical

Growth in Asia is expected to pick up this year, after slowing in the last quarter of 2011, but Asian leaders now face the...

Maersk Line plans freight rate hikes on major trade loops

Copenhagen-based Maersk Line will impose a series of general rate hikes on key sea lanes beginning May. Maersk Line, the world’s leading container shipper, plans...

Cargo movements at Changi Airport ‘relatively stable’

Changi Airport Singapore reported that airfreight movements decreased 1.8 percent year-on-year to 163,000 tonnes in March 2012. The figure, however, is an increase from the...

Asia-Pacific airfreight demand still soft, says AAPA

International air cargo markets remained weak, as traffic fell by 4.5 percent in March 2012 compared to the same month last year—a reflection of...

UPS posts Q1 gains but falls short of estimates

Atlanta-based United Parcel Service (UPS) announced first quarter 2012 earnings per share of $1, a 10 percent improvement over the prior-year period that however...

Rickmers-Linie calls Myanmar

With the lifting of trade sanctions, Rickmers-Linie is once again able to offer calls at Myanmar. Initially, the country’s main port, Yangon, will be...

PH cargo throughput up 1% in Jan

Philippine cargo throughput increased slightly in January due to improved export volumes. Cargo volume grew 1.08% to 12.872 million metric tons (mmt) from 12.537 mmt...

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