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CMA CGM Set to Levy Congestion Surcharge in Tokyo, Osaka

Considering present congestion in the ports of Tokyo and Osaka, Japan, French shipping group CMA CGM is introducing a ...


Box Traffic at Hong Kong Drops 14 Months in a Row

The Port of Hong Kong has chalked up container throughput declines for 14 months in a row. In March the territory hand...


Container Traffic from Asia to US Dips 1.7% in Q1

Container exports to the U.S. from 10 major countries and regions in Asia grew a minute 0.3% from a year earlier to 1,...


Box Throughput at Kansai Ports Slide in Feb

The Port of Osaka handled 145,014 TEUs of containers in February, down 6% year on year. Exports of loaded containers a...


Port of Tokyo to Extend Gate Opening Hours

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG)’s Bureau of Port and Harbor will extend opening hours on April 24-26 and May 7...


Spot Rates from Shanghai Edge down Last Week

The Shanghai Containerized Freight Index was 782.46 points in the week ended on April 12, down 1.2 points from the pre...

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