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China pledges efforts to promote construction of CPEC (China-Pakistan Economic Corridor)

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said Monday that China will work with Pakistan to promote the construction of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects. Lu...

Piraeus, the fastest growing port in the world

The port, a key node in Beijing's Belt and Road network is being transformed into a significant transit hub for rapidly growing trade between...

Research: Quality of Container Shipping Service

The quality of services provided by the liner and container market has been poorer since 2016, according to the assessments importers, exporters and shippers...

ASEAN goods expand China market reach via rail-sea routes

Rail-sea intermodal transportation has brought Southeast Asian commodities to more Chinese cities and regions over the past year, rail and port authorities in Guangxi...

Singapore issues a new $795mn contract to transform its port

Singapore has issued a $795mn contract to Japanese firm Penta-Ocean Construction and Bachy Soletanche Singapore in a new joint venture. The project will see the...

Logistics park to be an absolute game changer in South China’s trading business

Nansha port in South China is about to develop a new logistics park, in order to meet the increasing demand for intermodal  container services....

Tanzania: Dry port’s plans are underway

Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) said on Monday, Feb. 11, plans were underway to build a dry port in the east African nation’s northern tourist...

Piraeus is the second most commercial port in the Mediterranean

5 million TEUs freight for Piraeus port in 2018 The above figure makes Piraeus the second most commercial port in the Mediterranean in 2018, while...

Iran, India, Afghanistan sign transit agreement

TEHRAN: Iran, India and Afghanistan inked an agreement here Tuesday on the transit of goods via Iran's southeastern port city of Chabahar, Tehran Times reported. The...

The new “Silk Road” directs attention to freight trains

The China-Europe freight rail service network, a crucial part of the “Belt and Road Initiative”, has expanded rapidly, reaching 10,000 trips. Sunday's arrival of freight...