Upcoming China Holiday Schedule

As a reminder please note that government and business establishments located in mainland China will be closed for the Mid-Autumn Festival from September 22-24, and the National Holiday from October 1-7. Major ocean freight carriers have advised that capacity on Transpacific Eastbound vessels has been very tight in recent weeks and that in the run…

Chittagong Shippers Brace for Eid Holiday Delays

Source: JoC Bangladesh officials are concerned that severe container congestion may occur at Chittagong Port, as the weeklong Eid holiday begins this Friday, marking the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan. During the festival period shippers stop taking delivery of import containers and sending outbound containers, as their factories remain closed for days. Port…

China – Lunar New Year Holiday Schedule

Please be advised that government and business establishments located in mainland China will be closed for Lunar New Year – Spring Festival holidays from February 15th to 21st, 2018.Major ocean freight carriers have advised that capacity on Transpacific Eastbound vessels has been tight in recent weeks. This situation is expected to persist in the run…