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Drewry’s benchmark spot rate from Hong Kong to Los Angeles remained at $1,800 per 40-foot container for a second week.
30 Jul 2014
In a now familiar pattern, trans-Pacific spot prices held steady ahead of another general rate increase after dropping precipitously the week before.
U.S. containerized exports, April 2013 to April 2014
02 Jun 2014
U.S. containerized exports declined for the third straight month in April, albeit marginally, dropping 0.2 percent year over year.
Ocean Carrier Rate Revision Roundup for May 30
30 May 2014
Multiple container lines have planned general rate increases in various trade routes in June and July, although any gains achieved could be temporary as overcapacity and sluggish global demand continue.
The Drewry benchmark rate for shipping from Hong Kong to Los Angeles fell 10 percent in the week of May 28.
28 May 2014
Rates in the trans-Pacific moved downward this week, with the Drewry benchmark rate for shipping from Hong Kong to Los Angeles falling 10 percent.
Ocean imports of containerized toys into the United States continued to decline in the first quarter of 2014.
23 May 2014
Though containerized toy imports coming to the United States are down, the toy industry’s bottom line doesn’t seem to be hurting.
22 May 2014
Growth at North America’s two largest cold storage companies has mushroomed in recent years, with both looking at overseas opportunities.
Drewry's Hong Kong-Los Angeles Container Rate Benchmark
21 May 2014
The Drewry benchmark rate for shipping from Hong Kong to Los Angeles rose by $150 in the week of May 21, the first movement in the rate in three weeks.
Ocean Carrier Rate Revision Roundup for May 16
16 May 2014
Multiple carriers have planned general rate increases in various trade lanes in June and July, although any gains achieved could be fleeting as overcapacity and sluggish global demand continue.
The Drewry benchmark rate for shipping from Hong Kong to Los Angeles was flat again in the week of May 14
14 May 2014
The Drewry benchmark rate for shipping from Hong Kong to Los Angeles was flat again in the week of May 14, but the analyst expects a brief uptick following the general rate increases planned for mid-May.
U.S. containerized exports
14 May 2014
U.S. containerized exports edged down 0.5 percent year-over-year in March to 1,075,428 TEUs, the second consecutive month of decline
U.S. containerized imports
13 May 2014
U.S. containerized import volume climbed 7.8 percent year-over-year in April 2014.