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Informal entries for low-value dutiable express shipments now under e2m

The Bureau of Customs is now processing low-value air express shipments via the electronic-to-mobile system informal entry system   An April 13 memo from...

e-commerce logistics grows 27.3% in 2020, to hit $660B in 2025

Global e-commerce logistics market posted strong 27.3% growth in 2020 and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 8.6% from 2020-2025 Retailers'...

PortCalls April 19, 2021

Our latest issue PortCalls (April 19, 2021). Stories include: 45 complaints vs carriers land on Shippers’ Protection Office Logistics workers among approved A4 priority economic frontliners Duterte...

Sanofi to build $480M vaccine factory in Singapore to supply Asia’s needs

Sanofi to shell out US$480 million over five years to construct an advanced vaccine manufacturing site in Singapore New production center aims to...

Maersk: strong Asia cargo demand thru Q2 to amplify congestion, shortage

Sustained box shipping demand from Asia to East Coast and West Coast of North America to continue in second quarter Port congestion and...

Logistics workers among approved A4 priority economic frontliners

The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases has approved the list of sectors, which include commuter transport and logistics,...

45 complaints vs carriers land on Shippers’ Protection Office

Since its establishment last year until April 15, 2021, the Shippers’ Protection Office (SPO) has received 45 complaints against and 3 inquiries about...

Trans-Asia’s RoPax newbuild hurdles sea trials

MV Trans-Asia 21 (TA 21), Trans-Asia Shipping Lines’ new and biggest roll-on/roll-off (Ro-Ro) passenger (RoPax) vessel, has completed its sea trials TA 21...

Hapag-Lloyd orders 150,000 TEUs of containers to ease shortage

The 150,000 TEUs are made up of new dry and reefer boxes Additional order of 8,000 TEUs of special containers Delivery in 2021...

North America container imports from Asia expand 100% in Feb

North American import of containerized goods from the Far East soared to 1.62 million TEUs in February, a 100% year-on-year Some containerships in...