febrero 26, 2018

HMM to Launch Asia-North Europe Route

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) plans to launch a standalone Asia-North Europe service in April that promises industry-leading transit times between Busan and Rotterdam. Branded as the ‘Asia-Europe Express’ (AEX), the new service will turn in 10 weeks with 10 classic…


febrero 14, 2018

China’s Demand for Perishables Drives Capacity

According to one key source, China’s demand for fruit and other perishables is not expected to diminish any time soon. “If all the fruit produced by Europe was exported to China, it would only meet 16% of demand – this…


febrero 8, 2018

Winter Weather Affecting Paris

Due to heavy snowfall in the region, Paris airports are facing disruptions in operations, including flight delays and cancellations. Unfortunately, this means that our personnel are unable to get freight shipments to and from the airport. The winter weather is forecasted…


febrero 6, 2018

Free Webinar on IMO Polar Code

Diminishing ice in the Arctic will have significant consequences for commercial shippers that rely on the Northern Sea Route. A free webinar offered by IHS Markit/Fairplay on February 7 will focus on how the IMO Polar Code, which went into force…


enero 18, 2018

Leaders Gather in Singapore to Combat Piracy

The Information Sharing Centre (ISC) of ReCAAP, the first regional government-to-government agreement to promote and enhance cooperation against piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia, kicked off in Singapore with 19 senior officers from 17 countries. The countries represented…


enero 16, 2018

China’s Year of the Dog to Commence February 15

Chinese New Year is coming up February 15-21! Customers should be aware that nearly all Asian transportation suppliers are closed during this national holiday. We are already seeing volumes increasing and space tightening with carriers. Please be sure to make bookings…


diciembre 11, 2017

Air China Announces New Nonstop Service from Shenzhen to LAX

On December 7, the inaugural flight for Air China’s non-stop route between Shenzhen and Los Angeles took off from Shenzhen’s Bao’an International Airport. The new route adds to Shenzhen’s growing portfolio of international long-haul routes and will help to promote economic and cultural exchange between southern China and the…


noviembre 30, 2017

Upcoming Free Webinar on AD/CV Investigations

According to Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, for the first time in more than a quarter-century the federal government has self-initiated antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. These probes currently target aluminum sheet from China but could open the way for similar…