International Logistics

Attention international shippers: Ningbo-Zhoushan Port Partial COVID Lockdown

UPDATE: via The Load Star Forwarders are shifting volumes to congested-Shanghai to avoid landside delays, despite carrier schedules so far unaffected by the newest Covid-disruption at Ningbo. Ningbo-Zhoushan Port has repeatedly fallen victim to China’s tough Covid restrictions over the past six months, with the latest lockdown taking place in Ningbo’s Beilun district, which borders three of the port’s…

Hapag-Lloyd and CMA CGM announce two services are “temporarily” bypassing Savannah, Georgia due to port congestion

UPDATE: via FreightWaves Port congestion sending port calls to Charleston and Jacksonville Hapag-Lloyd and CMA CGM have announced two services are “temporarily” bypassing Savannah, Georgia.  CMA CGM said Wednesday that its Amerigo service, which connects the western Mediterranean to the U.S. East Coast, will “temporarily stop calling Savannah due to severe congestion in this port…