Keyword: port

Global port congestion improves, freight rates will remain high

High freight costs, congestion at terminals, earlier peak seasons and due to strict Covid-19 lockdown measures have had a [...]

China: Cargo backlogs in Shanghai could cause next supply chain shockwave

Concern is growing that the spread of COVID cases and city lockdowns in China will have massive downstream effects for [...]

Cameroonian government commission to investigate Douala port operations

The Cameroon government has appointed a new Commission to investigate the failed operations at Douala Port.     [...]

Africa: Congestion at Douala Port frustrates timber shippers

Exporters continue to be frustrated over the congestion at Douala Port. Reports suggest up to 60,000 cu.m of [...]

China: First imported timber port in West China

A signing ceremony was recently held to launch the RMB30 bllion western timber trade centre in Banan District, Chongqing City [...]

Dafeng port now the largest timber processing and trade base in East China

According to local analysts the development of the timber industry around Dafeng Port benefits from competitive advantages in terms of [...]
January 10, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / China / Global