Customer Advisories and Announcements

Dangerous Goods (DG) Suspension to China Locations

Qingdao:

With immediate effect, KL will suspend ALL DG (except for class 8 and class 9) load/discharge/transship until further notice from Qingdao terminal authority.  It is expected the suspension may expire end of October 2017.

Xiamen:

With immediate effect, KL will suspend ALL DG bookings to Xiamen during the BRICs Summit during August 27 - September 6, 2017 since DG operations will be prohibited.

Hong Kong / South China Ports:

China National Holiday - Due to holiday, many feeder companies suspend service from HKG into South China ports.

As a result, all HAZ IMO 2,3,4,5,6 transshipped via Hong Kong - September 11 - October 8; and HAZ Class 8 & 9 into China transshipped via Hong Kong from September 24 – October 8 are restricted due to limited operation/monitoring available.  Please also note that due to serious congestion expected, delayed arrivals into S. China feeder ports pre/post National Holiday Days should be expected.