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Transpacific rates on downward track

The Shanghai Containerised Freight Index shows China-US west coast rates falling for a sixth consecutive week, and for a fourth week in a row on the China-US east coast route

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Lloyd's List Containers

The Pacific paradox:

Is the trade war finally about to hit transpacific carriers?

 

APL’s Sartini confronts the Pacific paradox

Next year’s contracting season will be a testing time for carriers with no compromise on surcharges, says APL’s Nicolas Sartini

Asia Pacific Singapore Containers

The Interview: Mark Montgomery

Going from being for sale to being able to grow our business in the US is a major change
Big Interview North America United States

Carriers cash in on reefers’ modal shift

According to Drewry, the conventional operators’ share of the seaborne perishable trade is anticipated to fall to as low as 14% by 2022, at the expense of box carriers

Asia Pacific Europe Containers

Back on track

Linton Nightingale

 

Strong growth returns to the upper echelons of the container port premier league, with China leading the way

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Latest From Charter rates, Freight rates, Between the lines & Containers

Rush to be ‘low-sulphur ready’ could trigger box charter rate surge

Analysts and brokers are forecasting a surge of up to 30% in some sectors

International Containers

Pressure on lines for Asia-Europe prices to fall

Drewry's World Container Index climbed last week, but gains were mostly made on transpacific lanes

Asia Pacific Europe

Asia-US west coast spot rates at five-year high

Spot rates on the Asia-US west coast trade surge to $2,503 per feu as rates to the US east coast from Asia track 50% above last year, but rate rot prolongs for Asia-Europe carriers

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Ports and Logistics

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Latest From Ports and Logistics

UK smart port initiative launches in northeast England

So-called ‘smart ports’ are designed to boost local economies through the collaboration of industry, academic and digital experts pooling their efforts towards improving port efficiencies

United Kingdom Ports and Logistics

Peak season cools in LA and Long Beach as imports decline

Higher tariffs imposed this year by the US and China have adversely impacted the flow of commerce

North America Asia Pacific

20 Jack Ma, Alibaba

Innovative chairman is not just talking up small-scale trial projects to drive digitalisation into shipping; he is investing $16bn directly into a smart logistics infrastructure

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Euroseas in talks with potential partners

Management believes both the dry bulk and feeder containership sectors are at an attractive point in the cycle for growth

International Containers

Suez Canal extends backhaul discounts

Egypt’s canal authority extends rebates to boxships on routes from the US east coast to compete against the Panama Canal

Middle East and Africa Egypt

Transpacific rates on downward track

The Shanghai Containerised Freight Index shows China-US west coast rates falling for a sixth consecutive week, and for a fourth week in a row on the China-US east coast route

China United States

Chinese brokers call for joint research platform

Brokers are looking to increase brand awareness and value-added services amid combined pressure from big international competitors as well as a fast-changing shipping market

Asia Pacific Brokers

The Interview Arnt Vespermann and Soren Toft

‘Our principle has always been: red ships, black numbers,’ says Arnt Vespermann
Big Interview Maersk Group

Peak season cools in LA and Long Beach as imports decline

Higher tariffs imposed this year by the US and China have adversely impacted the flow of commerce

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