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Maersk Columbus Delayed – Port Cut-off Changes

The Maersk Columbus (MECL1) is 3 days delayed due to weather en route to North America. Receiving windows for Charleston, Savannah, Norfolk and Newark have been adjusted accordingly. Read More...

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Pakistan Transporters’ Strike

Update 12 – December 02, 2013 / 0448 hrs (04:48am):

  • Movement along the northern route is on complete hold
  • PTI and its allied parties continue their sit-in at various areas of KPK province to block NATO suppies
  • In Peshawar, PTI and Jamaat-e-Islami workers set up protest camp at Ring Road near Hayatabad toll plaza
  • PTI government in KPK officially blocked the NATO supply line in the province since Wednesday, as well as carrying on protests by setting up camps at major highways of the province where they stopped vehicles carrying goods for US-led NATO troops in Afghanistan
  • Protest camps have been set up since Saturday at five major highways in KPK, including Ring Road in Peshawar’s Hayatabad, Khairabad Bridge in Noushera, Indus Highway Chowk in Bannu, Charsadda Interchange and Kohat’s Indus Highway
  • Supporters of PTI are present at the protest camps and checking identification documents to distinguish NATO trucks from regular cargo carriers
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