• 2015 May 20


    APL to launch new intra-Asia service

    Container carrier APL said it will replace its current Singapore West Asia Express (SWX) service in the intra-Asia trade with a new weekly service, branded the Asia Sub-continent (AS1), starting at the end of this month...

  • 2015 May 20


    Hamburg slips in port ranking as Russia trade slumps

    Hamburg is slipping in the ranks of northern Europe’s biggest container ports, losing the second place it has defended since 2011 to Antwerp as economic sanctions against Russia took their toll on seaborne traffic...

  • 2015 May 20


    Kra Isthmus canal to benefit Hong Kong at Singapore's expense

    After China and Thailand recently agreed in Guangzhou on a canal project through the Kra Isthmus, the narrowest part of the Malay peninsula in southern Thailand, there has been a lot of hype about the project in Hong Kong business circles...