Modernized-seaport-connects-Selayar-Surabaya

Modernized seaport connects Selayar, Surabaya

Source: The Jakarta Post Date: 15 September 2020  The government has launched a new shipping route that will connect the modernized seaport in Selayar, South Sulawesi, with Surabaya in East Java.  The modernized Rauf Rahman Benteng Port saw its first shipment on Monday after being off...
Patimban-seaport-to-start-first-phase-operation-in-November-after-delays

Patimban seaport to start first-phase operation in November after delays

Source: The Jakarta Post Date: 10 August 2020  Japan-backed Patimban Port in Subang, West Java is now scheduled for partial operation in November, while its first development phase will reach completion by October despite previous delays, Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi has state...
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Port operator Pelindo III records decline in ship traffic

Source: The Jakarta Post Date: 27 July 2020 State-owned port operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia (Pelindo) III has recorded a decline in ship traffic in this year's first half as the COVID-19 pandemic disrupts global trade and decimates the sea freight and logistics industry. Pelindo III president ...
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Pandemic disrupts food distribution across country, minister says

Source: The Jakarta Post Date: 15 July 2020 The logistics disruption due to social restrictions to contain COVID-19 has affected the food distribution to many regions in Indonesia, particularly the eastern parts, Agriculture Minister Syahrul Yasin Limpo said. The pandemic restriction led to a d...
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Ministry relies on ‘maritime highway’ amid pandemic

Source: The Jakarta PostDate: 23 June 2020 The Transportation Ministry is relying on a long-running sea transportation program – the maritime highway – to support logistics in the country amid disruption induced by the COVID-19 pandemic. Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi on Sunday stated tha...
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Patimban port slated to begin operation in September

Source: The Jakarta PostDate: 17 February 2020​ Patimban port in Subang West Java, a strategic project expected to ease logistics in the busy industrial neighborhood, has been scheduled for partial operation in September, according to the Transportation Ministry.  The ministry's sea transportat...