Impact of Russia-Ukraine war on global shipping

THE Russo-Ukrainian War has caused disruption to global shipping and will continue to hinder supply chains, port congestion, and crew crises from the Covid crisis, reports Munich insurers Allianz Global. The shipping industry…

Hong Kong eases Covid rules, cargo operation expands

HONG KONG’S Cathay Pacific has welcomed the Hong Kong government’s easing of crew quarantine rules, with adjustments expected to allow expanded cargo operations, reports London’s Air Cargo News. The new rules mean that…

East Coast congestion overshadows West Coast logjam

OCEAN carriers looking to avoid logjams at the US’s busiest container gateways on the West Coast are now facing even longer queues out east, according to Bloomberg. As of last Wednesday, there were…