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...

India port reforms fuel productivity gains

Port reforms in India are bearing fruit for ocean carriers, with state-owned ports notching impressive productivity gains in the country’s...

India advances reworked port tariff rules

Lawmakers in India have set the stage for older terminal concessionaires to migrate from a “skewed” 2005 revenue sharing regime to a new, reworked 2019 tariff framework. That's despite stakeholders decrying the alternative model as “regressive, discriminatory,” and generally insufficient in neutralizing the competitive disadvantages inherent...

India’s private ports gain ground on public rivals

The pace of growth in cargo movement via India’s minor privately owned ports, armed with more modern infrastructure and...

India cabotage reform boosting transshipment

Container lines operating to and from India have increased coastal operations in the emerging market country in the wake of a...

India progresses on port portal after rocky rollout

Stakeholders leading the development of India’s advanced electronic platform for port users have corrected many of the...

M&A, larger ships ramp up Asia transshipment competition

The impacts of container carrier consolidation and larger vessels plying the Asia-Europe trade are changing...

Private JNPT terminals resist incentives for Chabahar calls

Indian port leaders are facing pushback from private terminal operators at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust...

Q3 Chinese port growth slowest in six quarters

Slowing economic growth in Europe and the ongoing US-China trade war dragged container cargo growth for Chinese ports to its lowest level...

Coronavirus-fueled trade drop to test container lines

As the coronavirus spreads rapidly in China, attention is turning to what could be a significant international supply...