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Monthly Archives: November, 2019

Air cargo volumes still on the decline

Worldwide air cargo volumes dropped 5.0% in October 2019 compared with the same month in 2018, but were 7% higher month-over-month, according to the...

Treaty tackling problem of unruly passengers set to come into force

The Montreal Protocol 2014 (MP14)—the agreement that enhances the capacity of states to curb the rising incidence of unruly behavior on board aircraft—will come...

Diverse emissions rules in cities sowing confusion among truckers

Truck operators are navigating an increasingly complex and confusing regulatory environment as political momentum to address air pollution in cities gathers pace, says a...

Binondo mall yields P70M smuggled goods

Smuggled goods worth more or less P70 million and kept inside the storage units of a shopping mall in Binondo, Manila have been seized...

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding christens ship for Tokai Kisen

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd, a member of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Yokohama, conducted on November 27 a christening and launch ceremony...

Chinese shipbuilders complete merger

China has announced the completed merger of China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) and China State Shipbuilding Corporation Limited (CSSC) on November 26. The reorganized corporation,...

Air passenger market stabilizes, freight sector continues difficult run

The effects of the economic slowdown and trade wars on the air passenger and freight markets, particularly those in Asia-Pacific, are apparent as 2019...

Trade war leads to contraction of global forwarding market in H1

The trade war between the US and China is pointed to as one of the major causes for the global freight forwarding market contracting...

Feedback on draft sea freight forwarding rules needed by Dec 5

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has given sea freight forwarders until December 5 to submit their comments on the proposed revised rules...

PH-Korea FTA signing moved to next year

The Philippines and South Korea have moved the conclusion of a free trade agreement (FTA) from this month to next year as negotiations have...

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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...