airport systems down
Several systems have gone offline at both the Kuala Lumpur International airport terminals severely affecting passenger & cargo handling and customs clearance. These include the WiFi connections, the Flight Information Display System (FIDS) and the Check-in counters & Baggage Handling Systems (BHS).
While the authorities are working on it, we hope clients will take note of the mishap and bear with us while we best manage the delays in cargo processing & delivery.
Have cargo coming out of or going into KLIA?
war risk surcharges
2 oil tankers were attacked in the Arab Gulf in June 2019, causing a surge in insurance premiums for vessels traversing the Straits of Hormuz. As a result, shipping lines are increasing their War Risk Surcharge to shippers for cargo from/to and via Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia Eastern Province Ports, Dammam, Jebel Ali (Jubail) and the UAE.
Have cargo to ship to the Middle East or looking for options?
As countries work to improve safety and security of the movement of goods through their borders, there is a constant slew of information being released. Here's a list of advisories sorted by country for your easy reference.