Ocean Carrier Rate Revision Roundup for April 18
18 Apr 2014
Several carriers have planned general rate increases in multiple trade lanes in April and May, although any gains achieved could be temporary as overcapacity and sluggish global demand continues.
07 May 2013
German ocean carrier Hapag-Lloyd has changed its agent representative in Bangladesh from SW Shipping to GBX Logistics.
07 May 2013
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will launch a new weekly Asia-Mexico Express Service, taking part in a service operated by Hapag-Lloyd, in June.
07 May 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will add a fortnightly call at Cotonou, Benin, to its weekly West Africa Mediterranean Express service, starting in mid-May.
30 Apr 2013
Direct ChassisLink will initiate pool management operations for the Grand Alliance Chassis Pool on May 1.
30 Apr 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will boost rates for all cargoes and container types on its trade from Japan to the Persian Gulf, starting June 1. The increase will be $300 per 20-foot-equivalent unit.
29 Apr 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will boost rates for all cargo and container types on its trade from the Mediterranean to all coasts in the U.S., starting June 1.
23 Apr 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will hike rates for all cargoes on its trade from Mexico to Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Dominican Republic and Venezuela, starting May 22.