Home / Shipping (page 2)


UNCTAD, IATA Extend Partnership to Facilitate Global Trade

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and UNCTAD have extended their collaboration to facilitate international trade, particularly e-commerce. The extended partnership will enrich their history of working together. This includes the successful integration of air cargo messaging standards (Cargo-XML) into UNCTAD’s automated customs management system, …

Read More »

DNV Backs Crew Change Programme in South East Asia

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DNV, the world’s leading classification society and risk management expert, is embarking on an instrumental role in helping to facilitate safe crew changes amid South East Asia’s COVID crisis as an auditor in the multi-party backed CrewSafe programme. CrewSafe is the creation of the Singapore …

Read More »

Singapore Tops International Maritime Centre Rankings

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Xinhua-Baltic International Shipping Centre Development Index, published by Chinese news agency, Xinhua, and global maritime data provider, the Baltic Exchange, has ranked Singapore as the top global shipping centre for the eighth year running. The index is an independent ranking of the performance of …

Read More »