Registered Shippers Database Update

The Air Cargo Security (ACS) Program will soon be sending letters to Registered Shippers in our database with incomplete or duplicate files. The purpose of this endeavour is to have them complete their files on-line in anticipation of the upcoming proposed regulatory changes.
 
A copy of the letter being sent to these Registered Shippers is attached.

CN Conductors’ Strike Averted After Company and Teamsters Reach New Tentative Labour Agreement

CN announced today (Wednesday) that it has reached a new tentative collective agreement with the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY). The parties’ negotiation of a new tentative agreement averts a threatened strike by the union at 0001 hours Eastern Standard Time Feb.

CN Conductors’ Strike Averted After Company and Teamsters Reach New Tentative Labour Agreement

CN announced today (Wednesday) that it has reached a new tentative collective agreement with the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY). The parties’ negotiation of a new tentative agreement averts a threatened strike by the union at 0001 hours Eastern Standard Time Feb.

CN Rail receives strike notice from train conductors union

The following is excerpted from a 5 February 2014 edition of Reuters Canada.
 
Canadian National Railway Co said on Wednesday that the union representing roughly 3,000 of its train and yard operation employees in Canada has given the company a notice of its intention to strike.
The move comes just

Reminder Chinese New Year’s Holiday

In observance of the upcoming Chinese New Year, most factories and offices in mainland China will be closed from January 31 to February 6, 2014, and in Hong Kong from January 31 to February 3, 2014.
 
Members are reminded of potential increased ocean / air freight bookings out of Asia in the weeks leading

Reminder Chinese New Year’s Holiday

In observance of the upcoming Chinese New Year, most factories and offices in mainland China will be closed from January 31 to February 6, 2014, and in Hong Kong from January 31 to February 3, 2014.
 
Members are reminded of potential increased ocean / air freight bookings out of Asia in the weeks leading

Reminder Chinese New Year’s Holiday

In observance of the upcoming Chinese New Year, most factories and offices in mainland China will be closed from January 31 to February 6, 2014, and in Hong Kong from January 31 to February 3, 2014.
 
Members are reminded of potential increased ocean / air freight bookings out of Asia in the weeks leading

Just updated Port authority has suspended all operational activities inside port.

In such circumstances, Feeder vessels arrival and sailing may differ subject to weather condition. Currently 05 feeders are in CGP port and onward connection may affect subject to sailing and arrival at Transshipment port which cannot be predicted this moment, also onward feeder’s arrival and sailing may affect mother

Bangladesh issues warning as cyclone “Mahasen” approaches

Maritime ports in Bangladesh were Sunday advised to take adequate precautionary measures as cyclone Mahasen originating in the southeast Bay of Bengal, moved slightly towards the northwest.

"Depression which has already turned into cyclonic storm would likely move initially northwestwards during the next 36 hours and recourse thereafter northeastwards towards the Bangladesh-Myanmar coast,"