July 30, 2021
July 30, 2021

Port Decongestion: NBR move yet to prove effective

A National Board of Revenue’s (NBR’s) temporary permission to shift import-laden containers from the Chattogram port to private inland container depots (ICDs) as a decongestion effort seems to have...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Container vessel impounded at Ctg port

A Colombo-bound vessel carrying export containers has been kept impounded at the Chattogram port’s outer anchorage for the last eight days by Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) following a High Court...

July 26, 2021
July 26, 2021

Container delivery hits rock bottom

Import containers are piling up at an alarming rate at Chattogram port due to the worst delivery during the Eid holidays and the subsequent poor release of goods for the fresh lockdown, which could...

July 16, 2021
July 16, 2021

Second jetty opens for Matarbari power plant

A cargo vessel yesterday became the first to berth at the second jetty being constructed for unloading coal for the under-construction coal-based power plant at Matarbari in Moheskhali upazila of...

July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021

China’s export growth quickens

China’s exports grew much faster than expected in June, as solid global demand led by easing lockdown measures and vaccination drives worldwide eclipsed virus outbreaks and port delays.