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COVID interrupts growth momentum at Chelsea Logistics

COVID interrupts growth momentum at Chelsea Logistics

Jun. 9 | Photo from www.chelsealogistics.ph Chelsea Logistics and Infrastructure Holdings Corporation (CLC) is right sizing its workforce and slashing planned capital expenditures, among other strategies, in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. While...

PH logistics market worth P1T by 2023; freight forwarders to dominate

PH logistics market worth P1T by 2023; freight forwarders to dominate

Jun. 6 | Photo from The Lobien Realty Group. The Philippine logistics industry offers tremendous growth, potentially becoming a P970-billion to P1-trillion market by 2023, according to real estate consultancy firm The Lobien Realty Group (LRG). The market is also...

Up to Speed

Up to Speed

May. 25 | If greater use of e-commerce is going to be part of our so-called new normal, then our existing logistics service providers have a lot of work to do.   I was reminded of our General Membership Meeting roughly two years ago, when we explored the last...

DSV launches e-commerce solutions

DSV launches e-commerce solutions

May. 12 | Building upon e-commerce services it already provides, DSV is launching e-Commerce Solutions, a comprehensive set of e-commerce services for shippers that serve end customers directly. The new service combines a standardized warehousing process, off-the-shelf...

New Horizons

New Horizons

May. 10 | Animal Crossing is a social simulation video game series first developed by Nintendo in 2000. A few weeks back, the newest version of the game, New Horizons, was released; it was heavily-hyped, considering the last version was released in 2012. You might...

e-commerce logistics market grows 16% in 2019 but high costs weigh on LSPs

e-commerce logistics market grows 16% in 2019 but high costs weigh on LSPs

Feb. 26 | Logistics service providers (LSPs) can look forward to the rapid growth of the e-commerce market, but they will hardly benefit as they grapple with high logistics costs that stubbornly refuse to come down, according to a new report by Transport Intelligence...

BOC eyes more automation projects

BOC eyes more automation projects

Sep. 12 | Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has lined up several short-, medium- and long-term automation projects covering, among others, informal entries, e-commerce shipments and postal tracking. BOC Management Information System...

What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name?

Aug. 17 | A few weeks back we attended an event by the Department of Trade and Industry, unveiling consultations towards the establishment of a new e-commerce roadmap. Many stakeholders were in attendance, from retailers, marketplaces, financial institutions and...

Various issues weigh on BOC as it drafts e-commerce rules

Various issues weigh on BOC as it drafts e-commerce rules

Aug. 5 | Image by Tumisu from Pixabay As the Bureau of Customs (BOC) drafts its rules on cross-border e-commerce, it finds itself confronted with a multitude of potential issues related to online purchases. The bureau’s key concern is determination of liability,...

Cross-border e-commerce conference highlights regulations, best trade practices

Cross-border e-commerce conference highlights regulations, best trade practices

Jul. 30 | First row photos (from L): participants to the Cross-Border E-commerce conference organized by PortCalls and Asia Customs & Trade; and conference speakers and organizers. Second row photos (from L): during panel discussion with Bureau of Customs assistant...