Category Archives: China

Agility Opens New Office in Chengdu, China

Agility has opened a new office in Chengdu, China.
Address:
Agility Logistics (Shanghai) Ltd. Chengdu Branch
Room 2203, 22/F, Tower A, East Plaza
No.11 Zidonglou Section of East Avenue
Chengdu, 610021
China
Tel: +86 (28) 62020593
Fax: +86 (28) 62020594
Contacts:
Mr. Eleven Ni
Assistant Sales Manager
Tel: +86 (28) 62020593-806
Mobile: +86 13882120814
eni@agilitylogistics.com
Mr. Herbert Wang
Area Manager, West China
Mobile: +86 13808645909
htwang@agilitylogistics.com

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, China, Press

26th Universiade Games Shenzhen, China

The 26th Universiade Games will be held in Shenzhen from August 12 to 24, 2011. Due to traffic control before and during the Games, there will be special arrangements for the operating hours of our Shenzhen office.
Please refer to the following for details:

August 6 (Sat) – Normal working day
August 11-14 (Thu to Sun) – Holiday
August […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Air Freight, Asia Pacific, China, Fairs & Events, Freight Forwarding, Products, Project Logistics, Road Freight, Sea Freight

China Update: Typhoon Muifa

Shanghai: Sunday, 7th August, 14:00
After approaching Eastern China Muifa took on a more northerly course and is not expected to cross landfall before tomorrow. The strong winds and rainfall have caused flight disruptions at Shanghai Pudong and Hongqaio airports and all flights were cancelled up to 14:00 on Sunday.  Port operations have also been affected.
Please […]

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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

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 […]

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