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Trans-Pacific Partnership failure may be China's gain, Asia's loss

Trans-Pacific Partnership failure may be China’s gain, Asia’s loss

The controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12-nation free trade deal championed by US President Obama, seems to be dead in the water. But the retreat on the part of...

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Oil traders prepare flotilla to ship U.S. exports to Asia

Oil traders and major producers are lining up a flotilla of carriers to ship more U.S. crude to Asia in December than in nearly two decades as higher prices, supported...

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Drewry: No recovery for Asia–West Africa container traffic

The third quarter drop in volumes was unexpectedly severe and must have caught carriers out by surprise as Asia to West Africa container traffic fell by 19% in the third...

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Piracy in Asia drops by 65% – ReCAAP 

Between January and September 2016, a total of 59 incidents involving armed robbery or acts of piracy were reported compared to 169 incidents during the same period in...

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Hanjin to sell Its Asia to US route network

South Korea’s container carrier Hanjin Shipping could sell its entire Asia to US route network, as well as some of its other major businesses, according to...

Hanjin Shipping

Seoul court considers selling Hanjin’s Asia-U.S. business

The Seoul Central District Court overseeing the receivership filing of Hanjin Shipping Co. is considering a disposal of the sales-and-marketing network of the container...

ICTSI

ICTSI looking to expand in Southeast Asia

Philippines-based leading niche ports player International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) is planning to strengthen its operations in Indonesia and Brunei as it...