Falling German river levels again threaten cargo flow

Low water levels on Germany’s rivers are again affecting cargo transport, raising fears in...

Contship expands La Spezia gateway to Central Europe

Responding to congestion issues and delays in barge and rail services at Northern European ports, Contship Italia is expanding its integrated transportation...

European hub ports avoid global trade slowdown

Europe’s two busiest container ports have continued to grow their throughput in the first three quarters of 2019, shrugging off slowing volume growth on the Asia-Europe trade and...

ARO 2020: Escalating tariffs threaten to undermine trans-Atlantic trade

This story appeared in the print edition of the Jan. 6,...

European ports buffeted by COVID-19-related blank sailings

Ports in Europe were approximately 50 percent more likely to see a decline in container vessel calls in early May than...

Concerns delay India’s advance manifest rules again

Unresolved compliance concerns from ocean carriers and other supply chain stakeholders have forced Indian authorities to further...

India's reworked port tariff rule fails to ease investor worries

Lawmakers in India have drawn up a new port tariff policy in an effort to address competition...

India-Afghanistan corridor opens via Chabahar

India has received its first shipment from Afghanistan...

Standardization, security key to India port portal

It’s been three months since India launched a more advanced single electronic platform for port users, and so far, results have been mixed.The redesigned port...

India cabotage reform accelerates cargo growth

  A steady increase in India’s domestic transshipment handling — propelled by a May 2018 cabotage rule change — signals further ocean...