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Traders face huge lose due to barriers unloading containers

Chittagong Correspondent Traders face a huge loss due to indecision and excuses of Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) in case of unloading imported products by Hanjin logo attached containers.   Meanwhile two cargo ships went back from the port as the authority did not allow unloading products.   Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) is not allowing to unload products imported by Hanjin ... Read More »

Indo-BD trial coastal shipping from mid October

India and Bangladesh are likely to start coastal shipping from mid October this year, a top Indian shipping official said, reports  An agreement has already been made between the two friendly neighbours to open up sea routes in order to further improve the bilateral trade. Director-General of Shipping Gautam Chatterjee disclosed at a recent seminar that at a recent ... Read More »

Bangladeshi ship beats Somali pirates in Arabian Sea


Bangladeshi flag carrier MV Crystal Gold has staged a nail-biting getaway from the clutches of pirates in the Arabian Sea. Somali pirates had chased the ship while it was heading for Iran’s Bandar Abbas after offloading goods at the Kadla port, in Gujarat, India, said Jasim Uddin Sarkar, Chief Nautical Surveyor of Bangladesh Shipping Department. The crew got wind of ... Read More »

Experts for promoting shipbuilding business

images Experts at a seminar here on Thursday stressed the need for promoting the shipbuilding business in the country to earn more foreign currency by exporting ships. They said Bangladesh has huge potentials of accelerating shipbuilding business due to its geographical location and cheap lobour, so it should explore its potential by setting up shipyards in the coastal region. Naval ... Read More »