Latest Shipping News in Nepal

2020

Covid-19 Emergency

On August 18 the Government of Nepal announced the reimplementation of a one-week lockdown for Kathmandu Valley due to the spread of the coronavirus in the Valley.

The lockdown is to be in effect from midnight August 19 until midnight on Wednesday, August 26. Further decisions will be made on August 26.

The government announced August 10 that the suspension of international and domestic flight service would be extended to August 31.

There is limited cargo flight per week which may cause delays in delivery.

The lockdown started from March 24 and it extended multiple times therefore there is a high probability for this to be modified.

August 18 – Reimplementation of Lockdown

Deliveries are delayed due to limited cargo services.

July 21 – Partial Lockdown

On July 21 the Government of Nepal announced the decision to end the nationwide lockdown.

June 02 – Lockdown extended until June 14

Deliveries are delayed due to limited Cargo services.

May 18 – Lockdown extended until Jun 02

Deliveries are delayed due to limited Cargo services.

May 07 – Lockdown extended until May 18

Deliveries are delayed due to limited Cargo services.

April 27 – Lockdown extended until May 07

Deliveries are delayed due to limited Cargo services.

April 15 – Lockdown extended until April 27

Deliveries are delayed due to limited Cargo services.

April 07 – Lockdown extended until April 15

Deliveries are delayed due to limited Cargo services.

March 24 – Nationwide Lockdown until April 07

Deliveries are delayed due to limited Cargo services.