15 January 2024

Service Announcement | Chinese New Year 2024

2024 Chinese New Year is approaching! It’s that time of year when some countries in Asia enter their holiday season. As businesses close for celebrations, it is vital that your supply chain is prepared for the shutdown. Please see the following public holidays for our team in Asia.

About Chinese New Year (CNY)

Chinese New Year is also known as the Spring Festival, and it is the most important Chinese traditional festival. According to the Chinese 12-year animal zodiac cycle, 2024 is the year of the Dragon.

The public holidays of Chinese New Year for our team in Asia as follows: 

• 10 - 17 Feb, China CLOSED
• 10 - 13 Feb, Hong Kong CLOSED 
• 9 - 10 Feb, Indonesia CLOSED 
• 9 - 12 Feb, Korea CLOSED
• 10 - 12 Feb, Malaysia CLOSED
• 9* (closed 1pm) - 12 Feb, Singapore CLOSED
• 8 - 14 Feb, Taiwan CLOSED
• 8 - 14 Feb, Vietnam CLOSED 
* Normal working - India, Indonesia, Japan & Thailand team

To ensure vessel sailing before CNY, the earlier we receive the booking the more time we have to prepare your shipment for the desired sailing. If you have any question or special requests, please contact your local Mainfreight branch directly.

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