CMA CGM levies US$500/TEU Asia-Europe rate hike for January 15

French shipping giant CMA CGM will levy a US$500 per TEU on January 15 on cargo from Asian ports, including Japan, Southeast Asia and Bangladesh to northern European ports including UK and the full…See Details...

January 27, 2016

Indonesia Exports First Ever Warship

State-owned shipbuilder PT PAL Indonesia launched two warships on Monday (Jan. 18), one of which will be the first naval vessel exported by the domestic ship-building industry. "We will complete the process, test it…See Details...

January 25, 2016

Rotterdam also Selected for NYK’s Breakbulk

Since 1 January 2016 , NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers’ Europe-Far East Service also uses Rotterdam as its port of call for loading and unloading breakbulk. NYK has opted for a ‘one stop shop’ solution that efficiently concentrates its different…See Details...

January 25, 2016

Move East Indonesia Hub to Makassar

The logistic cost for East Indonesia is higher than the national average, reaching around 40% of total production in which transportation cost contributed the highest. Moving hubs or distribution center to Makassar is a solution, cutting cost of…See Details...

January 25, 2016

For the First Time, Export Consolidation through Cikarang Dry Port

In December 2015, for the first time the initial consolidation export activities were done from consolidation warehouse (CFS – Container Freight Station) at the Cikarang Dry Port. In the initial export, PT. IS Jaya Logistik acted as the…See Details...

January 18, 2016

Revenue Rises, Not Reach Target

Revenue from customs and excise in 2015 increased 10.9% year-on-year, but it failed to meet the target, reaching only 92.5% of the APBNP. What factors influencing such performance? Follow the story! Meanwhile, the decrease in import…See Details...

January 18, 2016

Facilitate Bonded Warehouse

Earlier, the Finance Ministry stated that it is ready to issue revisions to regulations to tackle the weak economy, including on bonded warehouses. Heru added that other companies had also expressed their interest in establishing…See Details...

January 18, 2016

Govt Assigns Pelni to Manage Ships on Pioneering Routes

he Transportation Ministry has assigned the management of 52 ships on pioneering routes to state-owned ship operator PT. Pelayaran Nasional Indonesia (Pelni) to support the distribution of goods and people in the country’s remote…See Details...

January 18, 2016

24 companies get a faster customs service

The government granted 24 large investing companies the facility of faster customs service without physical examination of import goods. The facility was granted on recommendation from the Investment…See Details...

January 18, 2016

Building a Multimodal Port    

Indonesia is so aggressive to build infrastructure and facilities to support its maritime connectivity program. Some ports are building their system to connect with the other ports, but logistics business call further, a connection among any…See Details...

January 18, 2016