S'pore identifies supply chain challenges, rolls out strategy to avoid disruptions

Despite pandemic restrictions, port operator PSA International handled some 37.5 million twenty-foot containers in Singapore in 2021. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN
New: Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

SINGAPORE - With key ports in China continuing to experience snap lockdowns in response to the Covid-19 pandemic and experts warning of further disruptions to the supply chain, Singapore's container port is gearing up for another busy year.

As the go-to hub for shippers bypassing bottlenecks elsewhere, the Republic is expanding its services and infrastructure to meet the evolving challenges of global trade.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and straitstimes.com

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.