The Essential Guide to Transportation and Logistics

Vol XVII No. 392, Mar 19 - Apr 1, 2018
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Mar 19 - Apr 1, 2018
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The Statistics Agency (BPS) announced that Indonesia’s headline inflation reached 0.17 percent month-on-month (m/m) in February 2018. This is a lower inflation rate compared to February 2017 (+0.23 percent m/m), hence the country’s annual headline inflation eased to 3.18 percent (y/y) in February 2018, from 3.25 percent (y/y) in the preceding month.
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Customer experience management has become a strategic necessity to satisfy customer demands, deliver consistent and rewarding service, and ultimately strengthen customer relationships.
Shipping
Evergreen Line introduces paperless Bill of Lading (B/L) and dispatch documentation via its ShipmentLink digital portal, enhancing connectivity for exporters and importers with banks, insurers, regulators, customs and port authorities.
Shipping
HMM announced today that it is adopting Cloud-based next-generation system. Cloud system is an information technology that is actively embraced in various industries, but concerns persisted as to various risks such as data security and leakage.
Economies - Regulations
Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao today met with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Finance Minister Abul Maal A. Muhith, and other senior officials during a 3-day visit in which he committed to further strengthen ADB’s 45-year partnership with the country.
Economies - Regulations
The International Monetary Fund-World Bank (IMF-WB) Annual Meetings scheduled in Bali on October 2018 will promote Indonesia’s economic potential at the global level, Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Luhut Panjaitan stated.
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Dr Jose Holguin-Veras believes we are on the cusp of autonomous trucks becoming a normality in modern life, stating in a wide-ranging interview with PTI that we could even see truck ‘platooning’ become commonplace.
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Transportation
NileDutch Connects Indonesia to West Africa and the World
NileDutch and Samudera Indonesia came to an agreement in December 2015 for a Principal – Agent Agreement. As spelled out in NileDutch’s slogan: The Africa Connection, as agent, Samudera Indonesia is expected to achieve sizable market share on all exports to West Africa from Indonesia.
Logistics & Supply Chain
Schaefer - Scalability As An Important Deciding Factor
SSI SCHAEFER implemented another fleet of WEASEL automated guided vehicles for the fashion logistics service provider NextLevel Logistik® GmbH. They are used in the picking environment of a hanging goods warehouse.
Craft
PT. Global Advindo Pratama Group Makes Various Acrylic Products Specifically Designed for Advertising in Indonesia
The company can produce almost anything made from acrylic for promotional needs, including advertisements and hobby materials, such as tool boxes and neon boxes and even motor vehicle accessories, like number plates, but its main focus is on promotional items, which includes all types of customized school awards, among others.
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Tenaka Budiman - Supply Chain Management for Modern Electronic Retailer
Businesses involved in retail are known as being part of a downstream industry as they maintain contact directly with end customers. Retail businesses operate much like those in many other industries where sales and profit are the main focuses. They also characteristically strive to maintain a careful balance between supply and demand by keeping enough back stock to minimize lost sales opportunities but not so much that storage costs start eating into profits.
Packaging
Etracopack Creates Unique and Durable Packaging Machines to Help Local Businesses Save Time and Increase Efficiency
The company is able to make a wide variety of different machines for diverse industries, including food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and chemical companies. They can also manufacture specialized packaging machines designed for automatic charging, pharmaceutical syrups and tablet packs, among others.
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Terampil Creates Fiber Based Dolls and Handicrafts of Unique Artistic Value
P.T. Terampil first started in 2011 when the owner decided to take the plunge into the world of fashion but did not know exactly how. At the time, there was a demand for mannequin style dolls.
Transportation
KMTC: On the Way to Becoming the Leading Shipping Line in Asia and Beyond
KMTC is committed to providing the best services as its mission and vision, KMTC’s service coverage areas in 2016 includes Korea, Japan, China, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Thailand, the Philippines, Taiwan, India, the Middle East, Russia, Sri Lanka, the UAE, Malaysia, Singapore and Bangladesh. Meanwhile, the most common commodities handled by KMTC in Indonesia are textiles, palm oil products, rubber, wooden products, automotive and spare parts, foodstuff and chemicals.
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Mr. Tenaka Budiman

Supply Chain Management for Modern Electronic Retailer (Part 1)

Businesses involved in retail are known as being part of a downstream industry as they maintain contact directly with end customers. Retail businesses operate much like those in many other industries where sales and profit are the main focuses. They also characteristically strive to maintain a careful balance between supply and demand by keeping enough back stock to minimize lost sales opportunities but not so much that storage costs start eating into profits.

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