KALOG is Ready To Expand New Commodity Transportation

Train transportation mode (railway) is one of transportation modes that accommodate passengers and cargoes services. Railway transportation, in essence, is one of swift land transportation modes, especially for long distance transport. This mode is suitable to carry raw materials with big volume or manufacture products. However, in fact, the use of railway transportation hasn’t really been a favorite in the market yet. The consumers of logistic transportation or factory owners (entrepreneurs) still use trucks because of tariff discrepancy that is cheaper. If railways transportation doesn’t apply competitive price, they will not be interested to use it. To dig the information further, the Indonesia Shipping Gazette conducted special interview with Junaidi Nasution, the Managing Director of PT Kereta Api Logistik (KALOG). …See Details...

September 18, 2017

BANTEN 'THE GREAT' THE MOST INNOVATIVE BRANCH 2017

​Banten Port wins the most innovative branch 2017 for non Container Terminal category in the IPC Operation Innovation Award 2017 in view of its readiness in application of NPK-TOS (Non Petikemas/non Container Terminal Operating System)…See Details...

September 08, 2017

PTP CONTINER VOLUME UP, OTHER CARGOES DOWN

​Container volume of Tanjung Priok Port, the terminals operated by PT Pelabuhan Tanjung Priok (PTP) until August was up year o year, while other cargoes of general cargoes, bag cargoes, liquid, and livestock were down significantly, according to the corporate data. Dry bulk and bag cargoes experienced a sharp drop.…See Details...

September 07, 2017

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

Industri Pelayaran Target Hackers, Bagaimana Mereka Melakukannya

​Baru-baru ini, para staff CyberKeel, sebuah lembaga riset tentang dunia virtual, dikejutkan oleh hasil riset mereka. Hacker telah meretas email di sebuah perusahaan pelayaran! Email masuk dan keluar di bagian keuangan perusahaan tersebut diretas para hacker."Seseorang telah meretas sistem dari perusahaan tersebut dan memasukan sebuah virus," jelas Lars Jensen, salah satu pendiri CyberKeel. "Kemudian mereka memonitor semua email masuk dan keluar di bagian keuangan,” lanjut Lars.…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