CHINA: Severe Weather Impacts South China Seas
August 23, 2018

Severe weather and multiple typhoons have impacted port and shipping operations in Asia, primarily in the South China Seas Shanghai terminal, Ningbo terminal, Hong Kong Modern terminal, Yantian International terminal, Shekou international terminal, Chiwan terminal, and others may close or experience delays. Some ports have reported suspending the release of empty containers during the severe weather. Vessels […]

SCO Summit (上合峰会) Will Impact Shipments Moving Through Qingdao, CN (CNTAO/QQCT) from May to June 2018 Temporary restrictions on Dangerous Goods shipments begin on May 20, 2018.   Increased security and disruptions to ocean freight expected through the end of June. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit will be held in Qingdao, in the Shandong province […]

Chinese Offices Closed October 1-7, 2015
September 21, 2015

The Chinese Golden Week holiday which starts with the National Day holiday is fast approaching. This is a seven-day national holiday in China from Thursday  October 1st to Wednesday October 7th. Consequently, all Chinese offices will be closed during this period, please make sure that you obtain all relevant documentation for shipments before 1st October.