Kuehne + Nagel strengthens footprint in Indonesia through acquisition with Wira Logistics

October 25, 2018

The expansion of Kuehne + Nagel’s warehousing and distribution capabilities in Indonesia where imports and exports account for close to US$ 300 billion annually has been a strategic focus for the company. The country’s burgeoning middle class is driving increased purchasing power making it an important consumer market for many companies.…See Details...

Kyowa Shipping Deployed Two Additional Multipurpose Vessels in 2018

October 24, 2018

In 2018, Kyowa Shipping, a Tokyo-based liner shipping with main services connecting Japan with Pacific Islands deployed two new 12,000DWT Roll-on/Roll-off (RoRo) Multi-Purpose vessels into Far East-Micronesia service. The two RoRo launched in May and August, respectively, are expected to strengthen its position in market within the region, the company has said. …See Details...

ADT Selected Konecranes Supplier of ASC System

October 24, 2018

​ Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT) in Abu Dhabi, UAE, has selected Konecranes to be the supplier of an Automated Stacking Crane (ASC) system for the second phase of the building of its container terminal in Khalifa Port: the Khalifa Port Container Terminal (KPCT)…See Details...

STIP Passes 160 Graduations of Merchant Marine Officers

October 24, 2018

Jakarta Merchant Marine Higher Education School (STIP Jakarta), an educational institution and training center of Ministry of Transportation, passed as many as 160 graduations of merchant marine officers in both nautical expert (ANT) and technique expert (ATT) of grade I, II, and III, after they joined the 2018 Education and Training in Nautical and Technique. …See Details...

8 Shipyard Unable to Complete 26 Ships on Time

October 22, 2018

Indonesian government has ordered 150 ships to many shipyards. Those shipyards are the member of Indonesian Ship Industries and Offshore Companies Association (Iperindo).…See Details...

Chaotic Launch Causes ONE to Loss

October 19, 2018

Japan carrier network, Ocean Network Express (ONE) experiencing a huge loss. ONE predict that their loss could rise up to 600 million USD on their first year. The prediction came up because ONE have lost their customer’s trust. Their customer lost their trust in ONE after the chaotic launch in April.…See Details...

Indonesian Export Reports

October 18, 2018

Indonesian exports in the January to September period 2018 sees an improvement compared to last year’s same period. The improvement is significant, the value improved more than 11 billion USD. In the said period of 2017, Indonesian exports only amount to 123.83 billion USD. While in the same period of 2018, the amount of Indonesian export reached 134.99 billion USD. The percentage of improvement is up to 9.41%. …See Details...

Govt Responds Positively the Shipbuilders Dispensation Proposal

October 18, 2018

​National shipbuilders appreciate the government positive response on their proposal to give compensation ships that failed to be delivered on time and to extend the time for completion until December 31, 2017. As the reports said, as many as 26 ships of total 152 units, financed by multi-years state budget (APBN 2015-2018), failed to be delivered according to the contract deadline (April 2018). All the ships were built by the national shipbuilders and are expected to support the government program of sea toll.…See Details...

CEVA Logistics Announces Increase in CMA CGM Stake

October 18, 2018

CMA CGM has purchased shares of CEVA during the last few days, so that the group consisting of CEVA and CMA CGM currently holds a participation of 33 per cent in the CEVA’s shares…See Details...

Indonesian Government Socialize IMO’s Latest Regulation

October 17, 2018

World’s maritime organization, IMO, released a new regulation. The latest regulation revolving around the safety of sea activity.…See Details...