Panama Drought Impacting US Pricing

Panama Drought Impacting US Pricing

According to The Loadstar, the Panama Canal is suffering from a protracted drought that has decimated a lake used to control its water levels and impacted ocean freight pricing between Asia and the US East Coast.  According to the Panama Canal Authority (ACP), the...
UniOcean 2019 Asia Schedule Out Now

UniOcean 2019 Asia Schedule Out Now

The 2019 instalment of the UniOcean Lines Asia Europe Service Directory has just been released, which includes all major inbound and outbound loops and services operating in the trade, being the most comprehensive sailing schedule available on the market. The...
Singapore Global Trade Centre On The Move

Singapore Global Trade Centre On The Move

Uniserve EGDC – our Singapore based global distribution and trade centre  – will be expanding into new facilities shortly to support continued growth in the market and to firmly establish it as Uniserve’s SE Asia Regional HQ. The migration will be complete...
Cyclone Hits Indian Sub-continent

Cyclone Hits Indian Sub-continent

Cyclone Fani, which is reported to be the worst storm to hit the Indian subcontinent in the past twenty years, has now reached India’s east coast resulting in the evacuation of a million homes in its path. The storm, blowing winds up to 120 miles per hour, hit...
Increase in China Europe Rail Demand

Increase in China Europe Rail Demand

Railfreight from China to Europe has been on the rise recently, with the value of product moving on the ‘silk road route’ growing by 106% in the past seven years and now equating to $33bn per annum. The number of journeys made by freight trains from East...
Jet Airways Flights Temporarily Suspended

Jet Airways Flights Temporarily Suspended

Jet Airways has announced temporary suspension of all its flight operations after being informed this week by the State Bank of India (SBI), on behalf of the consortium of Indian Lenders, that they are unable to grant its request for critical interim funding.With no...