What Lyons can bring to the Bank, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019

Gerard Lyons

What Lyons can bring to the Bank, Asia Infrastructure Forum 2019

Thursday 19 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.38.3

Commentary: What Lyons can bring to the Bank

By Chris Papadopoullos in London

Gerard Lyons’ candidacy for governor of the Bank of England may look like a pro-Brexit ploy, a way to sneak Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s optimism into a pessimistic institution. But Lyons – who has never worked in a central bank – would bring some positive qualities. In the light of the Bank’s renewed...

https://www.allaboutshipping.co.uk/2019/09/19/what-lyons-can-bring-to-the-bank-asia-infrastructure-forum-2019/

NYK becomes first Japanese shipping line to complete a carbon-neutral voyage

NYK has become the first Japanese shipping company to complete a carbon-neutral voyage by offsetting 5,000 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2), equivalent to the CO2 emitted by NYK’s environmental flagship car carrier during one voyage between Japan and the Middle East. Aries Leader is equipped with the...

https://splash247.com/nyk-becomes-first-japanese-shipping-line-to-complete-a-carbon-neutral-voyage/

Asia-US containers increase in August

Asia-US containers increase in August

Outbound containers to the U.S. from 10 major Asian countries and regions (based on shipments that mother vessels are loaded with at ports of origin) increased 3.6% to 1,515,033 TEUs, enjoying a year-on-year improvement for two back-to-back months, U.S. research company Descartes Datamyne recently announced. In the first eight months (January-August), however, container throughput on the trade only grew a minute 0.8% to 10,810,218 TEUs.

Meanwhile, containers from the U.S. to Asia declined 8.6%...

https://container-news.com/asia-us-containers-august/