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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...

ATI income up 53% in H1 as Manila, Batangas port volumes soar

ATI income up 53% in H1 as Manila, Batangas port volumes soar

Aug. 15 | Manila South Harbor handled nearly 650,000 twenty-foot equivalent units of international container cargoes, a new mid-year record for the port and higher by over 15% from volumes processed in the first half of 2018. Photo courtesy of port operator Asian...

PPA suspends TABS bookings from Aug 9-10 to clear backlog

PPA suspends TABS bookings from Aug 9-10 to clear backlog

Aug. 9 | Aug 9 massive traffic jam on roads leading to and from the ports. Photo from the Facebook page of Manila Mayor Isko Moreno Domagoso. The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has suspended truck bookings into Manila South Harbor through the Terminal Appointment...

More carriers join vessel sharing pact to move empties out of Manila port

More carriers join vessel sharing pact to move empties out of Manila port

Jun. 4 | Image by Maritime_Filming_UK from Pixabay More international shipping lines have agreed to share vessel resources in loading out more empty containers from Manila South Harbor. Port operator Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI), in a text message to PortCalls,...

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...

ATI sees 91% hike in profit in first quarter

ATI sees 91% hike in profit in first quarter

May. 11 | The Asian Terminals Inc-operated Batangas Container Terminal Port operator Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) reported a net income of P1.111 billion in the first quarter of 2019, up 91% from the P581.9 million posted in the same period last year due to more...

South Harbor’s capacity expansion done by late 2020

South Harbor’s capacity expansion done by late 2020

Apr. 30 | Manila South Harbor photo courtesy of port operator Asian Terminals Inc The expansion of Manila South Harbor’s yard and berth is expected to be completed by late 2020, increasing by 20% the facility’s annual capacity to over 1.5 million twenty-foot...

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...

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...

ATI books P2.9B income as box volumes break records

ATI books P2.9B income as box volumes break records

Mar. 21 | Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) reported a net income of P2.9 billion in 2018, 15.8% higher than the P2.5 billion earned in 2017, as the port operator handled record cargo volumes at its gateway ports in Manila and Batangas. Revenues went up 15.8% to P12.3...