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AISL prepares for IMO 2020, notes cost implications

AISL prepares for IMO 2020, notes cost implications

Aug. 14 | Image by Maritime_Filming_UK from Pixabay Members of the Association of International Shipping Lines (AISL) are gearing up for enforcement of an international regulation cutting sulphur content on marine fuel even as the association foresees higher cost...

BOC reaffirms order on non-entry of empties in Manila ports without special permit

BOC reaffirms order on non-entry of empties in Manila ports without special permit

Jul. 6 | Image by Alexander Kliem from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has issued a reminder that empty containers without a special permit to load (SPTL) may not enter the ports of Manila. In a memorandum dated June 25, deputy commissioner of Assessment and...

Another congestion? CDAP warns of CYs’ shutdown, holiday as utilization drops

Another congestion? CDAP warns of CYs’ shutdown, holiday as utilization drops

May. 13 | Image by druckfuchs from Pixabay The Container Depot Alliance of the Philippines (CDAP) is considering the closure of recently opened empty container depots (ECDs) outside Metro Manila and declaring a holiday in all member container yards (CYs) to address...

PPA sets transfer rates for overstaying imports from Manila ports to offdock CYs

PPA sets transfer rates for overstaying imports from Manila ports to offdock CYs

May. 11 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has specified transfer rates for overstaying import cargoes from Manila South Harbor and Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) to designated off-dock facilities. PPA Administrative...

BOC: No more congestion at Manila ports

BOC: No more congestion at Manila ports

Apr. 15 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay The problem of congestion at the Port of Manila (POM) and Manila International Container Port (MICP) has been checked as of April, according to the Bureau of Customs (BOC). Yard utilization at POM and MICP has declined...

Manila ports report higher container pullouts, lower yard utilization

Manila ports report higher container pullouts, lower yard utilization

Apr. 11 | Weeks after government agencies and the private sector signed a manifesto for the efficient use of Philippine ports, improvements in container pullouts and yard utilization at Manila ports have been recorded, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said...

Transfer of overstaying boxes cuts MICT yard utilization to 70%

Transfer of overstaying boxes cuts MICT yard utilization to 70%

Apr. 9 | Manila International Container Terminal photo courtesy of port operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. Yard utilization at Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) has declined from 90% in January to 70% at the start of April as...

PPA sets rules on transfer of overstaying cargoes at Manila ports

PPA sets rules on transfer of overstaying cargoes at Manila ports

Apr. 5 | Manila South Harbor photo courtesy of Asian Terminals Inc. The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has issued detailed regulations involving the transfer of overstaying import shipments from Manila South Harbor (MSH) and Manila International Container Terminal...

GoFast feature involving empty containers online soon

GoFast feature involving empty containers online soon

Apr. 3 | Image by Jarosław Bialik from Pixabay The Association of International Shipping Lines (AISL) is pushing for its member carriers to finally adopt its web-based reservation and appointment system for the return of empty containers in the next few weeks. AISL...

Carriers evacuate empty containers at a faster pace

Carriers evacuate empty containers at a faster pace

Mar. 19 | Image by Wolfgang Schröpfer from Pixabay Foreign shipping lines are now able to evacuate more empty containers out of the country with yard utilization at Manila international terminals down to ideal levels, Association of International Shipping Lines...