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Container Throughput at Hong Kong Slips for 20 Months Running

The Port of Hong Kong handled 1.468 million TEUs of containers in September, down 1.3%, registering a year-on-year con...


Asia to US Box Traffic for Sept Dips for the First Time in Three Months

Outbound containers exported to the U.S. from 10 major countries and regions in Asia in September (based on shipments ...


ESC, Drewry Announce IMO 2020 BAF Indexing Mechanism

Drewry and the European Shippers' Council (ESC) have defined and published a simplified BAF indexing mechanism and bun...


Ex-China Freight Rates Go down on Major Routes

Freight rates for exporting containers from China slid on many routes in the week of Sept. 30 as transport demand was ...


US-China Trade War Weighs Heavily on Global Air Cargo

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released data for global air freight markets showing that deman...


Saudi Arabia Delays Forwarder License Deadline Until Jan 20

The Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI) has extended the deadline for obtaining a Freight Forwarders License in Saudi Arabi...

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