Weekly News

- Jul 16, 2019-

1.At the end of the month, the class of the Mediterranean route has quietly begun to be tense.


The shipping schedule of the Mediterranean route at the end of the month has been affected by the recent evacuation of ships by several shipowners. Therefore, there is already a tight indication of the space in the last week, and the MSC Mediterranean route is also reported. It is expected that 7/23 PHOENIX (common cabin MSK) The -AE12 route and the 7/26 INGWE route do not depend on Shanghai. This will undoubtedly make the class of the Mediterranean route at the end of the month even more tense, especially those small heavy boxes will be more difficult to arrange. If there is a plan for transportation before the end of the month, it can be arranged in advance in the near future to make booking arrangements.

The new customs regulations of India will be implemented on August 1 and must provide value data.


2.According to the Indian Customs notice, since August 1, 2019, goods exported to various ports in India must be provided with the value of the goods. The specific data should be filled in according to the invoice amount. If there is no value data, it will affect the customs clearance of goods in India. Some shipping companies have issued relevant notices, please note that there are shipments to India.


3.Argentina: National transport workers are scheduled to strike on July 12


Transport workers are scheduled to participate in a national strike on Friday, July 12, demanding a better wage agreement and bonus after the negotiations fail. If no agreement is reached by July 11 (Thursday), services in all areas except Buenos Aires will be interrupted as transport staff in Buenos Aires are still negotiating.


4.China and the United States will resume economic and trade consultations


On the 11th, the spokesman of the Ministry of Commerce spoke at a regular press conference that the economic and trade teams of China and the United States will resume economic and trade consultations on the basis of equality and mutual respect in accordance with the requirements of the meeting between the two heads of state in Osaka. For the United States recently decided to cancel the tariff on 110 kinds of Chinese goods that were previously subject to a 25% tariff. Peak said that this is the normal tariff procedure of the US, and the Chinese side has also established a corresponding tariff exemption mechanism, which will be processed according to the application of the enterprise.