Worrying Their Survival, PBM Asking For New Mechanism in Partnership with Port Operator

​Indonesia stevedoring companies (PBM) are now worrying about their survival as port operators are now taking over the stevedoring works at the port, though opportunity for partnership is still open. They call for new system and mechanism as the existing one is absolutely threatening their survival. …See Details...

October 27, 2017

Juswandi Kristanto Leads APBMI DKI for the Second Period

Juswandi Kristanto, CEO and owner of stevedoring company (PBM) PT Daisy Mutiara Samudera (DMS), won the election for the chairman of Indonesia Stevedoring Companies Association Chapter DKI Jakarta (APBMI DKI), for the period of 2017-2022, after getting majority voters on the election yesterday (October 26). …See Details...

October 27, 2017

CNC Will Launch KCS to Strengthen Asia Connection

​CNC, a shipping company that handles all CMA CGM group and its subsidiaries’ intra Asia trade will soon launch (November 18) a new weekly Korea China Straits (KCS) service serving China, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines. CNC said the weekly service linking Nansha in South China to the Straits of Singapore and Port Klang as well as Indonesia, will “offer superior transit between Indonesia and Manila; and call Lianyungang in Jiangsu, where few carriers provide access to”.…See Details...

October 25, 2017

Prima Multi Terminal Orders ARTG from Konecranes for Kuala Tanjung

Konecranes has won a contract for the delivery of an Automated RTG (ARTG) system to a new customer, PT Prima Multi Terminal, a subsidiary of PT Pelabuhan Indonesia I. The ordered ARTG system includes eight ARTG cranes with associated software, interfaces and services. The new order also comprises three Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes.…See Details...

October 18, 2017

NYK Celebrates Its 132nd Anniversary

NYK president Tadaaki Naito marked the 132nd anniversary of NYK’s founding by addressing company employees at the NYK head office in Tokyo on October 2. A summary of his speech is provided below. …See Details...

October 16, 2017

APL Pioneers 100 Years of Container Shipping in the Philippines

On celebration of its 100th anniversary in the Philippines, APL today renewed its commitment to keep pioneering shipping solutions for the development of the Philippines’ shipping industry. Part of APL’s plan is to identify local partnerships to extend its reach to more outports in the Philippines, facilitate trading by opening new service routes and keep engaging industry stakeholders for the development of the sector.…See Details...

October 16, 2017

Sea Transportation Needs a Figure to Bring Change 

​Business players appreciate the government policy to open opportunity for Director General of Sea Transportation to public. Further, they hail for the process, saying it has run in objective and transparent process. Eddy Ganefo, chairman of Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN), said the government has taken a very appropriate policy for the directorate and made the selection process according to the principles of auction.…See Details...

October 13, 2017

Konecranes Brings Greater Efficiency and Reliability to Container Yard in Saudi Arabia

​Konecranes recently delivered four Konecranes SMV 4531 TC5 reach stackers to S.A. Talke, a joint venture between the German TALKE Group and the Saudi Sisco and Al-Jabr Groups. …See Details...

October 11, 2017

MTI SYSTEM READY TO ADJUST WITH CFS CENTER 

In supporting the program of its parent company PT Pelindo II/IPC to operate container freight station (CFS) center in Tanjung Priok Port, PT MTI underlined that its facilities of yard and warehouses have been improved to support it, while the systems are ready to be adjusted with the operational of the CFS. …See Details...

October 07, 2017

"Banten Hebat" Toward The First Indonesia's Digital Port

​Banten Port known with the tagline of ‘Banten Hebat’ (literally Banten the Great’) will conduct a digital port expo from October 9 to 13, an event as a starting point of its product of digital port. Banten Port will introduce and show off the concept of digital ports and present the advantage and benefits of this product to users. …See Details...

October 06, 2017