Belgium Customs Down Time: January 14, 2021

Customs and Excise in Belgium have announced an emergency closure of their declaration system between Friday, January 15, 2021, at 18:00 and Sunday,

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Europe Port Congestion: January 7, 2020

Ports in the United Kingdom are experiencing congestion. Vessels were experiencing extreme wait times to berth and have now started to divert all

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North America Port Congestion: January 5, 2021

Congestion at all North American ports continues to worsen. This situation is being driven by the unprecedented surge in demand, especially within the

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Feeder Services Temporary Suspension in South China: December 10, 2020

Shipping lines have announced a temporary suspension of feeder services in South China from approximately mid-January to the end of February 2021, for

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Khapra Beetle Invasion: December 2, 2020

Due to the recent detection of the Khapra Beetle in Australia, the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment (DAWE) have redeployed a number of

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CBSA Processing Delays: November 9, 2020

*Update: This issue has been resolved. For any questions please refer to the CBSA website.*

The Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) was investigating a

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Rail congestion in New Zealand: November 2, 2020

As reported on the October 23, the updated rail situation has worsened from Tauranga to Auckland. The current transit time for rail from Tauranga to

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Rail congestion in New Zealand: October 23, 2020

Currently in the New Zealand Ocean environment, many vessels are omitting Auckland Port and discharging in Tauranga.

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Industrial Action at Australia Ports: October 1, 2020

After a day and a half of talks at the Fair Work Commission, The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) announced it would immediately end Industrial Action at

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Industrial Action at Australia Ports: September 28, 2020

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) notified Patrick Terminals of its intention to take further Protected Industrial Action at Patrick Terminals,

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