Multiple container lines have planned general rate increases in numerous trade lanes in October and November, although any gains achieved could be temporary as overcapacity and sluggish global demand continue.
18 Jul 2014
Multiple carriers have announced general rate increases on several trade routes to take effect in August.
02 May 2014
Several carriers have planned general rate increases in multiple trade lanes in May and June, although any gains achieved could be temporary as overcapacity and sluggish global demand continue.
30 Jan 2014
CMA CGM has announced the launch of a new direct service from the Middle East to Somalia.
22 Jan 2014
The market for breakbulk and heavy-lift ocean cargo is emerging from the doldrums it experienced last year. Although a backlog of global industrial projects carried the heavy-lift sector through 2012 and construction of new pipelines and wind farms in the U.S. filled inbound multipurpose breakbulk vessels that year, demand largely dried up in 2013. But the picture is brightening, and the market is positioned for a significant recovery in 2014 and 2015.
22 Nov 2013
French container line CMA CGM reported its operating profit more than halved in the third quarter of 2013, compared with the same period last year...