Shippers call for ‘maxed-out’ box sector to add more capacity
Economic recovery from the pandemic is being put at risk by lack of affordable shipping
Box lines have deployed all available capacity to meet a surge in demand. But shippers say the system is full and limiting international trade
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Shoppers are buying goods faster than they can be delivered. With a new caution over supply chains, inventory restocking will keep demand for containerised freight high well into next year
More consolidation and bigger ships likely on regional trades; Box port congestion will sort itself out and government intervention unwelcome; Blank sailings are here to stay because they work, Terminal Operating Conference told
Linerlytica analyst Hua Joo Tan says it will take another week or two before the port congestion can be cleared. What is more, already rocketing freight rates may ‘escalate again’
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