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Monthly Archives: January 2019

“Yantian Express” en route to Freeport

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The container fire that broke out on board the “Yantian Express” on 3 January was largely contained and brought under control after one week by immediately launched fire-fighting efforts. Since then, the remaining salvage operations have made considerable progress. According to a media statement from …

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Mumbai Port Handles Record Tonnage of Raw Sugar in Bulk

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: On 15 January, 2019, Mumbai Port created a record in shipment of sugar in bulk by loading 7004 MT in a single day. According to a media statement issues by Shri S.G. Shenoy, Chief PRO, Mumbai Port Trust, this was made possible due to the …

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Chennai Port Holds Road Show for Maritime Conclave 2019

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The road show for the 2nd Edition ‘Maritime Conclave 2019’ to be held at Bhubaneswar (Odisha) on 14th & 15th February, 2019 was conducted at Chennai Port on 25 January 2019. The Road show was attended by key stakeholders in Southern India such as Port …

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TN Excels in Industrial Growth for Centuries: Nirmala Sitharaman

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Systematic reforms have been taken courageously by the Centre under the leadership of Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi and one such measure is the GST which is the India’s biggest economic reform said Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while addressing the inaugural session of the …

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AirBridgeCargo’s Commitment to Healthcare Industry Sees ‘abc pharma’ Volumes Grow 60% in 2018

  Chennai: Port Wings News Network: AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) is promising freight forwarders and their pharmaceutical customers more specialist cool chain solutions in 2019 after demand for its ‘abc pharma’ product rose 60% year-on-year in 2018. The growth across ABC’s international network significantly outpaced the market average increase for pharma …

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ICTSI Subic Hits Milestone 200,000th TEU Move

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Subic Bay International Terminal Corp. (SBITC), a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) operating the New Container Terminals 1 and 2 at the Subic Bay Freeport, capped 2018 with a milestone after reaching its 200,000th twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) move last 23 December. …

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Evergreen Opens Four New Offices in Latin America

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In view of the growth potential in Latin American trade, Evergreen Line is continuing to establish its own offices at main service locations in the region. The move will strengthen the effectiveness of the line’s operations, improve its capability to react to market opportunities, optimize …

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Ocean Alliance: CMA CGM Unveils New Unmatched Service Offer

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The CMA CGM Group, a worldwide leading shipping group, on 16 January announced the launch of Ocean Alliance Day 3 Product, which will further strengthen the CMA CGM Group’s service offer. The new offer will start in April 2019. Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and Chief Executive …

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