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Cross-Strait Containers Increase 3% in 2020

Taiwan’s four major ports handled a total of 2,565,777 TEUs of containers traded directly to and from China in 2020, w...


Singapore Container Throughput Dips 0.9% in 2020

Container throughput at the port of Singapore inched up 1.9% from the same month in 2019 to 3.26 million TEUs. For the...


US Retail Imports May Break Record Despite Pandemic

US retail imports seen during 2020 appear to be headed toward a new record despite the coronavirus pandemic, and remai...


Asia-to-US Box Trade Grows 4.5% to 17.15 million TEUs in 2020

Container exports to the U.S. from 10 major countries and regions in Asia increased a notable 27.9% from a year earlie...


Shanghai Containerized Freight Index Goes up 3.1%

Freight rates for exporting containers from China fluctuated at high levels in the ended o January 8 despite a slowdow...


Japan, Uruguay Sign Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement

Governments of Japan and Uruguay have signed the Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement (CMAA) in Montevideo on January 6...

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