March 14, 2022
March 14, 2022

Rent can soar for excess port stays of containers

Container storage rent at the Chattogram port from tomorrow could quadrupled for stays of excessive periods as Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) looks to force importers to promptly take deliveries and free up space.

March 6, 2022
March 6, 2022

Burimari land port plagued by space shortage, tailbacks

The Burimari land port has long been suffering from space shortage and traffic congestion, preventing businesses from Bangladesh from elevating trade with India, Bhutan and Nepal as its capacity has not expanded in line with rising commerce.

February 28, 2022
February 28, 2022

Cargo vehicle terminal construction begins at Benapole port

The construction of the cargo vehicles terminal at the Benapole Port has begun as the government looks to improve the capacity of the largest land port in South Asia.

February 21, 2022
February 21, 2022

Maersk wants to run Patenga container terminal

Global ports and terminal operator APM Terminals, a subsidiary of Danish shipping company AP Moller Maersk, has expressed interest in developing and operating the under-construction Patenga Container Terminal of the Chattogram port.

February 20, 2022
February 20, 2022

More EU countries keen for direct shipping with Ctg port

The prospect of direct container shipping from Chittagong Port to European destinations is widening as at least four more countries have expressed interest in directly transporting goods by sea from Chattogram to Europe.

February 15, 2022
February 15, 2022

Saif Powertec invests Tk 1,600cr to build jetty at Mongla port

Saif Powertec, a logistics and container supply chain management provider, is building a multipurpose jetty at the Mongla port with an estimated investment of around Tk 1,600 crore to handle both container and cargo ships, said officials yesterday.

February 14, 2022
February 14, 2022

Mongla port turns around

Mongla port, the country’s second biggest seaport, has made a strong comeback as it sees an increased arrival of ships, making it a major gateway for Bangladesh’s overseas trade once again.

January 31, 2022
January 31, 2022

Trade through Benapole suspended indefinitely

The export-import activities between Bangladesh and India through the Benapole Land Port was suspended indefinitely after a strike was called by port users at the Petrapole port in India this morning.

January 18, 2022
January 18, 2022

Ctg customs foil bid to launder Tk 1.6cr

Chattogram Customs House has seized a consignment on charges of laundering Tk 1.6 crore by exporting 22 times more goods than the declaration.

January 3, 2022
January 3, 2022

Ctg port opens new service jetty, overflow yard

A newly built service jetty, overflow yard and a modern swimming complex were opened at Chittagong port yesterday.