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Denmark signs Hong Kong ship recycling convention

Denmark signs Hong Kong ship recycling convention

Denmark has become the seventh country to accede to the international Hong Kong Convention in an effort to ensure better protection of people and the environment when...

Fake goods

China, Hong Kong named top hubs for fake goods

China and Hong Kong are overwhelmingly the largest shipment centres for fake goods sold around the world, in a growing, complex battle against sophisticated...

Fake goods

China, Hong Kong top hubs for fake goods – Europol

China and Hong Kong are overwhelmingly the largest shipment centres for fake goods sold around the world, in a growing, complex battle against sophisticated...

Bulk carrier SFL Spey

Singapore arrests Hong Kong-Flagged bulker

Bulk carrier SFL Spey has been detained in Singapore waters, according to Supreme Court of Singapore’s records. The 34,000 dwt ship, owned by Bermuda-based Ship...

David Dingle

Maritime UK chairman urges more cooperation with Hong Kong

The entrepreneurship and trading instincts that make Hong Kong “the commercial jewel in this region’s economically miraculous crown” was lauded by...

smuggled-tortoises

Customs seizes 3,300 smuggled tortoises

  No fewer than 3,300 live tortoises smuggled from Hong Kong were seized in Guangdong, customs in the southern province announced Friday. Wang Shaowen, an official...

Hong Kong container volumes

Hong Kong container volumes fall below 20m TEU first time in 10 years

Despite a late push bringing a 14.3% rise in throughput to 1.8million TEU, to produce the best monthly growth of the year in December the Port of Hong Kong, still saw...

Hong Kong container volumes

Hong Kong container volumes fall below 20m TEU first time in 10 years 

Despite a late push bringing a 14.3% rise in throughput to 1.8million TEU, to produce the best monthly growth of the year in December the Port of Hong Kong, still saw...

China seizes troop cargo In Hong Kong  

China seizes troop cargo In Hong Kong  

Beijing on Friday warned countries against maintaining military ties with Taiwan, after Singaporean armoured troop carriers were seized en route from the island that...

Hong Kong customs

Hong Kong Customs seize 20 million cigarettes in biggest operation since 2007

Hong Kong customs officers believe they have dealt a heavy blow to an international smuggling syndicate following the seizure of HK$54 million worth of contraband...

Hong Kong April box volumes down 9%

The Port of Hong Kong continues it’s downward trajectory, with throughput falling 9.3% to 1.58million TEU in April, led by a further 9% fall in volumes at the main...