Sea Freight News - Blank Sailings due to Lunar New Year - Jan/Feb 2019

By Chi Mai
January 18, 2019
, By Chi Mai
January 18, 2019

Please be advised that there will be a blank sailing on the below services, due to Lunar New Year in weeks 6-8.
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Freight Forwarding News - Maersk to change fuel adjustment surcharge ahead of the 2020 sulphur cap

By Chi Mai
September 21, 2018
, By Chi Mai
September 21, 2018

New Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) surcharge enables customers to predict, plan and track how changes in fuel price impact the shipping freight rate.  Original article: Maersk Press Release
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Could a vessel fire sink your company's supply chain? The Importance of Cargo Insurance

By Chi Mai
August 06, 2018

The risk of sea freight can be at an alarming cost looking back at the case of the Maersk fire this past March, 2018. 
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Freight Forwarding News - APL Emergency Bunker Surcharge (Effective 1st June 2018)

By Chi Mai
May 30, 2018
, By Chi Mai
May 30, 2018

APL has recently implemented Emergency Bunker Recovery Measures which will result in increasing prices for all import and exports on all worldwide trade lanes.
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Ocean Freight Rates - DP World Australia Increase Infrastructure Surcharges

By Chi Mai
November 27, 2017

D.P World Australia has formalised a notice advising that they will be increasing their Infrastructure Surcharges for all full import and export containers through their Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane container terminals.
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Ocean Freight News - Southbound ex Asia to NZ Rate Restoration (November 2017)

By Chi Mai
October 23, 2017
, By Chi Mai
October 23, 2017

The Hong Kong-based container shipping and logistics service company OOCL has advised a rate restoration for the Southbound ex Asia to New Zealand trade.
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Ocean Freight News - NE Asia General Rate Increase (November 2017)

By Chi Mai
October 18, 2017
, By Chi Mai
October 18, 2017

Shipping Lines operating in the North East Asia, including China, Hong Kong, Korea and Taiwan to Australia have announced they intend to apply a General Rate Increase (GRI) on the 15th of November, 2017.
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Ocean Freight News - SE Asia General Rate Increase (November 2017)

By Chi Mai
October 16, 2017
, By Chi Mai
October 16, 2017

Shipping Lines operating in the Southeast Asia, South Asia, Indian-Sub continental and Middle-East to Australia have announced they intend to apply a General Rate Increase (GRI) on the 1st November, 2017
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Ocean Freight News - NZE Resumes Port Call in Wellington

By Chi Mai
October 16, 2017
, By Chi Mai
October 16, 2017

Whale Logistics is pleased to announce a new update in the ocean freight world today, where New Zealand Express (NZE) has resumed its port call in Wellington starting this October, 2017.
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Ocean Freight News - SE Asia General Rate Increase (October 2017)

By Ryan Cummings
September 15, 2017
, By Ryan Cummings
September 15, 2017

In freight forwarding news today, Several Shipping Lines operating in the South East Asia (Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Bangladesh and Myanmar) to Australia have announced they will implement a General Rate...
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