Monthly Archives: April 2011

Greater China May Holidays Notice

China: Offices will be closed from Apr 30 (Sat) to May 2 (Mon) for the Labor Day Holidays.
Taiwan: Offices will be closed on May 2 (Mon) for the Labor Day Holiday.
Hong Kong: Offices will be closed on May 2 (Mon) and May 10 (Tue) for the Labor Day Holiday and the Buddha’s Birthday respectively.
Key Contacts: […]

Posted in Agility General Update

New GIL Americas Office Opening – Denver, CO USA

Agility USA will open a new office in Denver, Colorado on May 1, 2011. (Previously the company had an agent relationship for many years).  The opening of the Denver branch will enhance our growth opportunities in the U.S. States of Colorado and Utah.
GIL U.S. is committed to improving our service and sales capabilities for our […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Americas, United States

Holiday Notice: Japan’s Golden Week

Please note that Japan’s Golden Week commences on Friday 29th April 2011.
Agility Japan’s offices will be closed on Friday 29th April, Tuesday 3rd May, Wednesday 4th May and Thursday 5th May – they will be open for business on Monday 2nd May and Friday 6th May.

Posted in Agility General Update

Holiday Notice: Korea

Please note that Thursday 5th May 2011 is a public holiday in Korea – all offices will be closed.

Posted in Agility General Update

Holiday Notice: Philippines

April 27 has been declared a special non- working holiday in the entire City of Lapu-Lapu, Cebu where Agility Cebu office is located.
For urgent concerns, you may contact  Ms. Evan Tieng – +63.926.893.5103 / +63.932.169.8346

Posted in Agility General Update

Shanghai Truck Drivers’ Strike Over

Over the weekend the strike (protests) abated after concessions were made to cut fees.
There was a minor impact to Agility’s customers, with some containers experiencing delays of up to 6 days, but all bookings so far have a firm schedule.

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, China, Freight Forwarding, Sea Freight

Power Restored at SFO

Power at our San Francisco branch (SFO) has been restored and all services are operational.

Posted in Americas, United States

Power Outage at SFO

SFO is experiencing a power outage – phones and email are out of service.
We will advise when power is restored.

Posted in Americas, United States

Shanghai Truck Drivers Strike

On April 20th, Shanghai Yangshan Port and Waigaoqiao Port almost thousands of truck drivers set to strike to protest, and asked the Government authority to reduce prices, raise wages and improve treatment. Besides strike, truckers blocked the road to avoid non-participating trucker entering terminal. Empty containers cannot be retrieved neither.

Import containers were stuck in terminal […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, China, Freight Forwarding, Road Freight, Sea Freight

Logipharma is coming

We look forward to seeing you at Logipharma.  Find out more at http://www.agilitylogistics.com/logipharma .

Posted in Europe, Events, Industry Event, Middle East & Africa, Pharmaceuticals, Trade Show