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Monthly Archives: August, 2018

Container terminal demand forecast still positive amid trade wars

Despite worries over tariff and trade wars, the medium-term outlook for global container port demand growth is positive, thanks to strong underlying economic momentum...

Asia-Pac airlines enjoy sustained growth in air cargo, passenger demand

Air cargo demand remained firm in July despite moderating expansion in the global services and manufacturing sectors, while international air passenger markets showed sustained...

Cebu port expands berths to solve domestic congestion

The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) is expanding berths 7 and 8 of the Cebu baseport to solve the problem of chronic congestion at the...

Port of Manila exceeds collection target for 4th straight month in July

The Port of Manila (POM), one of the Bureau of Customs’ (BOC) biggest collection districts, surpassed its monthly collection targets for four months in...

MinDA unveils strategy to make Tawi-Tawi Asia’s transhipment hub

The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) is eyeing Tawi-Tawi as an economic zone and freeport in addition to being the next transshipment hub of Asia. MinDA...

ACI releases policy paper to help airports respond to the rapid growth in drone use

Airports Council International (ACI) World has announced the launch of its policy paper on drones that will provide "informed and practical recommendations" for airports...

BOC releases revised order on duty-, tax-free import of consolidated balikbayan boxes

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has finally issued the amended order implementing duty- and tax-free importation into the Philippines of consolidated balikbayan (personal effects)...

PH, China stepping up groundwork for implementing infra projects

The Philippines and China have affirmed their commitment to speed up the preparation and processes needed to ensure the timely implementation of the Philippines’...

New Bohol Airport on track for Oct launch

Construction of the New Bohol (Panglao) Airport is almost complete and the airport is on track for inauguration in October this year, according to...

PhilExport seeks BOC order to enforce new EU registration requirement for exporters

The Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PhilExport) is seeking government assistance to ensure Filipino exporters can comply with a new European Union registration requirement crucial...

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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...