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Navotas gov’t rejects industry petitions to suspend truck ban

Navotas gov’t rejects industry petitions to suspend truck ban

Jan. 7 | Image by OpenClipart-Vectors from Pixabay Navotas City’s implementation of the limited truck ban is pushing through despite calls for suspension of the policy by port stakeholders fearing flow of goods will be restricted. Navotas City mayor Tobias...

Fearing congestion, port stakeholders seek recall of Navotas truck ban

Fearing congestion, port stakeholders seek recall of Navotas truck ban

Dec. 21 | Image by CopyrightFreePictures from Pixabay International shipping lines and container depot operators are requesting the city government of Navotas to suspend its limited truck ban planned for implementation in January as it would significantly constrict...

Port stakeholders oppose Navotas truck ban as another supply chain ordeal

Port stakeholders oppose Navotas truck ban as another supply chain ordeal

Dec. 17 | Port stakeholders are objecting to a truck ban for implementation by Navotas City from January 1, 2020. The ban is threatening to impede trade flows in Luzon, particularly in Metro Manila and nearby areas, and will adversely affect truckers going to and...

AISL: foreign carriers ready to comply with IMO 2020

AISL: foreign carriers ready to comply with IMO 2020

Nov. 13 | Image by Maritime_Filming_UK from Pixabay Members of the Association of International Shipping Lines (AISL) are ready for the strict enforcement next year of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) global 0.50% sulfur cap on marine fuel oil. “All...

Study cautions against ban, regulation of foreign shipping line surcharges

Study cautions against ban, regulation of foreign shipping line surcharges

Nov. 5 | Image by Alexander Kliem from Pixabay Instead of an outright ban or regulation of surcharges imposed by international shipping lines, the Philippine government should draft rules to monitor such surcharges, according to a study commissioned by The Wallace...

Merger of Manila’s customs districts gets support

Merger of Manila’s customs districts gets support

Oct. 7 | Merging the two customs collection districts at the Manila port will make collecting duties and taxes more efficient, while stakeholders will benefit from improved port operations, according to shipping lines and a port operator. “I think one of the...

With looming IMO 2020 implementation, no MARINA plan yet for domestic vessels

With looming IMO 2020 implementation, no MARINA plan yet for domestic vessels

Oct. 2 | The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) is still studying how to implement the International Maritime Organization (IMO) 2020, or the sulfur cap policy, on domestic shipping lines. The global regulation is for implementation in three months’ time. Beginning...

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...