HL revises local charges in Bangladesh

Hapag-Lloyd will revise the Destination Land Freight (DLF) in Bangladesh for import shipments to Pangaon, Bangladesh (BDPGN) in combined waterway (“CW” Mode of Transport) effective May 19, 2019 as follows:

  • Destination Land Freight (USD)
Local Charges at Destination (DLF) 20′ Container Non-Temperature Controlled, (in USD) 40’GP Container Non-Temperature Controlled, (in USD) 40’HC Container Non-Temperature Controlled, (in USD)

The above charges are subject to...


Maritime Silk Road index skyrockets

The Maritime Silk Road Index (STI) revealed more robust trade in March than in February between China and the countries along the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road.

The overall import and export index surged by 46.42 percent month on month to 146.49 in March, marking a rise of 11.89 percent year on year, according to the data released Friday by the Ningbo Shipping Exchange.

The March sub-index for export jumped by 59.54 percent from February to 153.94, up 21.17 percent from a year earlier, while...