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Coronavirus likely to take a bite off PH cargo volumes

Coronavirus likely to take a bite off PH cargo volumes

Feb. 6 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) expects a slowdown in cargo throughput as a result of the novel coronavirus outbreak which started in China, the Philippines’ top source of imports. The anticipated drop is coming at a time when cargo traffic is...

PH cargo throughput up 1.8% in first three quarters

PH cargo throughput up 1.8% in first three quarters

Nov. 4 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay Cargo volume handled by Philippine ports grew 1.8% to 197.899 million metric tons (mt) in the first nine months of 2019 from 194.322 million mt in the same period in 2018, bolstered by growth in export cargoes. Of the...

PH cargo volume inch up 1% in 2018

PH cargo volume inch up 1% in 2018

Feb. 24 | Philippine container traffic in 2018 was up 7.5% from 2017. The volume of foreign containers improved 6.7% while that for domestic containers increased 8.6%. Cargo volume handled by Philippine ports grew 1% to 256.326 million metric tons (mt) in 2018...