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News & Analysis

20 Feb 2017
The lack of detail in the schedules of the two mega-carrier alliances launching on April 1 is causing “planning headaches."
20 Feb 2017
Retailers and large direct importers urge restraint in interpreting the January import numbers.
20 Feb 2017
Maersk Line is assessing whether the Vietnamese terminal at Cai Mep can be added to a regular Asia-North Europe schedule in the 2M Alliance.
17 Feb 2017
The legal salvo is the latest sign of how Hanjin containers continue to disrupt the global container shipping market.
17 Feb 2017
The Port of Gothenburg faces fresh strikes.
17 Feb 2017
Spot rates in eastbound Pacific dropping during post-Chinese New Year lull, but not as steeply as last year.
17 Feb 2017
Spot rates on the Shanghai-Europe trade have fallen for the seventh straight week.
16 Feb 2017
China reports solid January export growth to its biggest trading partners.
16 Feb 2017
"A container shortage is possible."
16 Feb 2017
The move furthers the South Korean carrier’s efforts to generate cost-reducing synergies.
16 Feb 2017
A senior source close the matter told JOC.com that the government of Hong Kong had made its concerns known over such changes to Beijing.