2d ago| Business

Space shortage creates long queues of import trucks at Burimari land port

Around 400 trucks carrying imported goods from India are waiting to unload goods at the Burimari land port of Patgram upazila in Lalmonirhat due to a space shortage in customs’ warehouses.

Vessel abandoned off Myanmar leaves 15 importers in limbo

Over a month has passed but 15 Bangladeshi importers are yet to know the fate of a vessel, which was transporting around 11,000 tonnes of their steel products and abandoned by its crew for “water...

3w ago| Business

Bangladeshi vessel leaves German port after remaining detained for 4 days

A vessel owned by Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) got port clearance for departure today after remaining under detention for four days at Port of Bremen in Germany on allegation of having 27...

Burimari land port earns record revenue

 The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has caused a global economic crisis with Bangladesh being no exception. 

Trial use of lighter jetty begins

Around eight years past being constructed by the Chittagong Port Authority (CPA), one of the four lighter jetties started undergoing trial operations yesterday.

Fire damages a container in Ctg port

A container loaded with imported goods got damaged when a fire broke out inside a yard of Chattogram port today morning.

September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021

Space shortage creates long queues of import trucks at Burimari land port

Around 400 trucks carrying imported goods from India are waiting to unload goods at the Burimari land port of Patgram upazila in Lalmonirhat due to a space shortage in customs’ warehouses.

September 5, 2021
September 5, 2021

Vessel abandoned off Myanmar leaves 15 importers in limbo

Over a month has passed but 15 Bangladeshi importers are yet to know the fate of a vessel, which was transporting around 11,000 tonnes of their steel products and abandoned by its crew for “water...

August 28, 2021
August 28, 2021

Bangladeshi vessel leaves German port after remaining detained for 4 days

A vessel owned by Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) got port clearance for departure today after remaining under detention for four days at Port of Bremen in Germany on allegation of having 27...

August 24, 2021
August 24, 2021

Ctg port slips 9 notches to 67th in list of world's busiest ports

The Chattogram port has slipped nine notches down in 2020 to rank 67th in terms of annual throughput of containers among 100 top busiest ports across the world, according to the 2021 edition of...

August 19, 2021
August 19, 2021

Bay Terminal to start operation by 2024: state minister for shipping

All three terminals of the Bay Terminal project of Chattogram port will start operation by 2024, State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury said today.

August 17, 2021
August 17, 2021

BGMEA urges Ctg port to release imported goods directly from port

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) today requested the Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) to allow releasing the imported goods from the port directly instead of...

August 17, 2021
August 17, 2021

Trade thru Benapole suspended

Import and export activities through Benapole land port have remained suspended since yesterday morning due to protests from Indian traders for allegedly being harassed by India’s Border Security...

August 16, 2021
August 16, 2021

Terry towel makers also want easy conditions for raw materials import

Following suit of garment makers, the terry towel makers also urged the government to ease the rules for yarn import through land port from India because of rising local prices of basic raw materials.

August 15, 2021
August 15, 2021

BGMEA wants more shipping lines for timely export

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has requested global apparel buyers to nominate more shipping lines and off-docks to facilitate timely shipment of export...

August 12, 2021
August 12, 2021

Over 3,000 containers stuck at Indian port

Over 3,000 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) of import-laden containers bound for Bangladesh are stranded at the Indian port of Krishnapatnam as the route’s two sole vessels no longer had...