Europe

Weakness in the Asia-Europe trade has threatened the preeminence of Rotterdam, pictured, as Europe's top port.
05 Dec 2016
The Port of Rotterdam has increased the discount for transshipped containers for the third year running.
24 Oct 2016
Rotterdam announced a dip in its container traffic in the first nine months of 2016, just days after its top rival Antwerp booked an increase to further close the gap with Europe’s top box hub.
21 Oct 2016
Spot rates remained flat this week ahead of a range of rate increases planned by the container lines.
19 Oct 2016
Russian shippers and transportation companies say they will have to increase their rates double digits to keep up with the cost increases created by Russia’s “Platon” truck toll.
19 Oct 2016
The big winner of a recent summit between Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa is likely to be refrigerated shipments out of Brazil.
17 Oct 2016
“Through global partnership and shared goals of operational excellence, there is much we can achieve together, even in the current difficult business environment,” said Kim Fejfer, APM Terminals CEO.
15 Oct 2016
The world’s largest trading center for plants and flowers is experimenting with refrigerated ocean containers.
14 Oct 2016
Shippers using road or rail to get goods into Russia from another country will have to pay a new fee as of Jan. 1, 2017.
14 Oct 2016
The impacts of Brexit on the world’s largest trading center for plants and flowers provides a window into how the decision to leave the EU will impact European trade and corporations.
14 Oct 2016
Spot rates on Asia-Europe recorded an increase this week, albeit a small one, surprising the market that was expecting the slump to continue well into the low season.
12 Oct 2016
The opening next month of a new roadway connecting Russia and China via Mongolia will open new transit options between the two regional heavyweights.