GOVT TO HAND OVER THE OPERATION OF 20 SEAPORTS TO PRIVATE

​Ministry of Transportation will hand over the operation of as many as 20 seaports to state owned companies (BUMN) or local government companies (BUMD) until the end of the year, Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi stated as quoted by the media.…See Details...

September 06, 2017

OCEAN FREIGHT RATE FELL AT THE END OF AUGUST

​The World Container Index assessed by Drewry indicated that average spot rates on the Asia-Europe and the transpacific trades all declined during the last week of August that ended on August 31.…See Details...

September 06, 2017

ICHCA INTERNATIONAL TO PRESENT INAGURAL JOHN STRANG A.O. MEMORIAL AWARD TO IMO

ICHCA will present this prestigious award to its first recipient the International Maritime Organization (IMO). The Award will be presented by ICHCA at its 65th anniversary conference in recognition of IMO’s significant work to improve safety in the cargo handling industry. …See Details...

September 06, 2017

HAMBURG SUD CONTINUES INNOVATION FOR REEFER CARGOES

Hamburg Süd is represented again this year at Asia Fruit Logistica in Hong Kong from September 6 to 8. The shipping group is showcasing a variety of innovations around the transportation of reefer cargo. …See Details...

September 06, 2017

JICT WELCOMES NEW INTRA ASIA THE VIX SERVICE

Jakarta International Container Terminal (JICT) welcomed the new service of intra-Asia so called the Vietnam Indonesia Express (VIX) service, saying the new service proves the customers trust to this leading gateway of Indonesia export/import trade. …See Details...

September 04, 2017

Support the Acceleration of Logistics Business Process, Subsidiaries of BUMN

Amid the demands of faster and more efficient business processes to reduce logistics costs, logistics providers respond to this by providing total logistics service (one stop service), which includes warehousing, transporting and freight forwarding services, which is a unity and inseparable. To support all aspects mentioned, it needs an integrated service. In line with this, the field of information technology also continues to develop and allows to be implemented in support of business actors in accelerating business processes.…See Details...

September 04, 2017

PPBMI Board Inaugurated

​Orginizational Board of PPBMI (Persatuan Pengusaha Bongkar Muat Indonesia) - an organization of owners of stevedoring companies was inaugurated on August 23, at Mercure Hotel Ancol, Jakarta.…See Details...

September 04, 2017

GCL, From Leading Consolidator Toward Total Logistics Provider

After being one of a leader in consolidation business in Indonesia, Gateway Container Line (GCL) is now focusing on optimizing its other logistics segments,a path toward a leading total logistic providerin the country.…See Details...

September 04, 2017

PRIVATE COMPANIES FEAR WITH BUMN MONOPOLY IN LOGISTICS BUSINESS

Indonesia’s private logistics companies fear with the monopoly of state owned companies (BUMN) within the sector, following the massive business expansion of some BUMN companies that take the business all, from upstream to downstream, Chairman of Indonesia Logistics and Forwarding Association Yukki N. Hanafi warned the business stakeholders.…See Details...

August 31, 2017

TANJUNG PRIOK GIVES TARIFF DISCOUNT FOR STORAGE DURING IDUL ADHA HOLIDAYS

​PT Pelabuhan Tanjung Priok (PTP), a subsidiary of PT Pelabuhan Indonesia II, that operates three terminals at Tanjung Priok Port (Terminal 1, 2, and 3), will give a tariff discount for storage during Idul Adha Holidays. PTP will give discount with a formula of ‘one day charge for 4 days storage’ during the holidays. …See Details...

August 30, 2017