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Monthly Archives: May, 2014

Trucks operating in Manila now have 24/7 express lanes

Trucks carrying both loaded and empty containers may now operate freely on certain designated streets in the city of Manila. The Manila Traffic and Parking...

Vietnam, Malaysia eye dredging to adjust to mega ships

The Hiep Phuoc Industrial Park in the Nha Be District of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, is slated for conversion into a port-based special...

Tighter cost control pays off for Zim, CMA CGM

Israeli shipping line Zim Integrated Shipping Services’ net loss in the first quarter of 2014 contracted by 45 percent to US$62 million compared with...

Asia-Pacific played key role in 2013 air cargo growth

While cargo volume expansion in Asia-Pacific was only minimal in 2013, the region’s positive performance enabled the global airport industry to post gains last...

ASEAN is next trade frontier—report

The Southeast Asian region holds remarkable growth opportunities for investors and multinationals that will take the time to study the complexities and contradictions at...

Deutsche Post DHL reveals ‘next growth steps’ under Strategy 2020

German postal and logistics group Deutsche Post DHL announced the main focus of its new strategy for the near future, as it reiterated its...

UPS opens new Beijing warehouse as FedEx inaugurates package lab

Atlanta-based United Parcel Service (UPS) has opened a new contract logistics distribution facility in Beijing, China. The 6,500 square meters of non-bonded warehouse space located...

Asia’s airfreight carriers getting good traction from improving global trade

Asia-Pacific air carriers had an encouraging showing in April with cargo volumes yielding decent growth, according to the latest statistics released by airline associations. Kuala...

MICT to shut down empty container depot come June 1

The Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) will permanently close its empty container depot (ECD) effective June 1 — a direct consequence of the Manila...

Load port survey implementation pushed back

The earlier reported June 1 implementation of the load port survey (LPS) on containerized cargoes is unlikely to pass since the Philippine Bureau of...

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BOC-NAIA seizes 28 kilos of rare agarwood worth P2.4M

  Bureau of Customs intercepted in Pasay City three packages containing 28 kilos of agarwood with an estimated street value of P2.4 million All...

Industry expert pushes multimodal transport in ASEAN for cost savings

Multimodal transportation offers reduced costs, saves time and improves shipment monitoring during transit Dealing with customs transit/transshipment procedures of countries a multimodal transport challenge Multimodal...

PH, Indonesia to ink Halal trade deal

The Philippines and Indonesia are set to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Halal cooperation that will facilitate trade of Halal-certified goods...

Bellyhold shortage hampers Asia’s air cargo market recovery

Regional carriers transported 13% less cargo in October year-on-year even as global business conditions continued to improve Air cargo traffic held back by...