Rising fuel costs set to push up container freight rates
The price of bunker fuel has nearly tripled since 2016, but freight rates are still languishing. Shippers should expect carriers to seek a rise in rates next year to compensate for rising operating costs
Shippers are warned that freight rates could increase by 13%-20% in 2019 as carriers seek to recoup bunker fuel costs
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