The chair of Taiwan International Ports Corporation recently told Asia Cargo News that the Port of Kaohsiung is being transformed into a hub for intercontinental container shipping, a centre of smart logistics, and a destination for cruise passengers and tourism.
As countries in the Asia Pacific region are reconsidering future trade patterns and procedures, some believe the resulting shakeup could prove to be a boon to ASEAN nations.
As consumers shift increasingly shift their shopping dollars online, parcel delivery has fallen behind. Integrators have suspended their service guarantees, and Amazon suspended its two-day delivery pledge. An Amazon fulfillment facility in Las Vegas is pictured.
Kerry Logistics saw its Hong Kong performance in the freight forwarding business during the coronavirus outbreak lifted by the surge in shipments for healthcare products and increased B2C transactions, with the public turning to online shopping amidst the various lockdowns implemented worldwide.