Investment in Attractive Growth Segment: Hapag-Lloyd Orders 5,750 State-of-the-art Reefers

Hapag-Lloyd already has one of the largest and most modern reefer fleets in the world Hapag-Lloyd will also be investing in its container fleet this year: The liner shipping company has ordered a…See Details...

September 23, 2016

Busan: ‘Business As Usual’ Post Hanjin

Despite the repercussions of the Hanjin Shipping Line bankruptcy being felt through the ports sector, Busan Port asserts that everything is under control at the port with disruption being kept to a minimum. Jinsun Shin, general…See Details...

September 23, 2016

Welcome The Police Involvement

In responding the issue, including the involvement of national police to overcome it, operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia (Pelindo) III said it would welcome police intervention in seeking to cut short dwelling time at the Tanjung Perak Port. …See Details...

September 23, 2016

Japan Pledges All-out Support for Patimban Port Project

Japan has expressed its commitment to expediting the processes related to the development of the multi-billion-dollar deep-sea port in Patimban, West Java, following the conclusion of a preliminary study for the joint project.…See Details...

September 23, 2016

Dwelling Time, a Never Ending Problem

The problem of dwelling time is again on a spotlight, as most of the country’s leading ports’ dwelling time is still over 6 days, much higher than the target of 2.5 days. Such a never ending problem! In his recently visit to…See Details...

September 23, 2016

Shipping Heavyweights Maersk, MSC to Fill Hanjin’s Gaps in Trans-Pacific

lobal shipping heavyweights are rushing to open new lines on the trans-Pacific route, seeking to fill the gaps left by the collapse of South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping, which filed for court receivership last week (Aug 31). The world’s two…See Details...

September 19, 2016

King Abdullah Port to Boost Saudi Arabia’s Role as Global Logistics and Trade Center

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is witnessing an unprecedented boom in the maritime sector and its shipping and logistical services. Its coasts today, especially the Red Sea coast, have captured global attention due to their distinct geographical…See Details...

September 19, 2016

Govt to Transform Port System to Hub-and-Spoke

The government plans to transform Indonesia’s port system from a point-to-point, or direct-route, operation to a hub-and-spoke model, Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi said. Currently, goods are shipped directly from international…See Details...

September 19, 2016

All Terminals Should Be Ready by 2019: Jokowi

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has just officially inaugurated the operation of New Priok Container Terminal One (NPCT1). He ordered to completely finalize the other terminals by 2019 The first of total five terminals (3 container…See Details...

September 19, 2016

Gateway Bandung The Leading Consol to Middle East

In line with the mission of Gateway Container Line in which it targets to lead any services it involves in, the Gateway branch Bandung is going for being number one in consol (consolidation) business, said Uwi Rachmaliah, Manager of Gateway…See Details...

September 09, 2016