Asia-Europe

Asia-Europe

Ocean carrier rate revision roundup for July 18
18 Jul 2014
Multiple carriers have announced general rate increases on several trade routes to take effect in August.
Ocean Carrier Rate Revision Roundup for June 13
13 Jun 2014
Multiple container lines have planned general rate increases in various trade routes to take effect in July...
10 Jun 2014
Container ships with capacities of 10,000 TEUs or greater are more likely to be delayed at European ports than smaller vessels.
06 Jun 2014
Despite recent improvements, global container lines’ schedule reliability and on-time container delivery have been worse every month so far this year versus last year.
SCFI: Asia-North Europe spot rate stood at $1,183 this week
06 Jun 2014
Spot rates from Asia to Europe were up for the first time in a month this week, according to the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index.
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 SCFI for the U.S. West Coast fell 3.0 percent in the week of May 30.
30 May 2014
Spot rates from Asia to Europe were mixed this week, while previous rate gains achieved in the Asia-to-U.S. lane were eroded, according to the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index.
27 May 2014
Carriers on the Asia-Europe trade will have growth in China’s new export orders and growing factory output for support as they try to levy general rate increases in June.
The SCFI for North Europe fell 7.7 percent in the week of May 23.
23 May 2014
Spot container freight rates as measured by the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index dropped on the Asia-Europe lane for the second straight week, and Asia-U.S. rates declined after a week of minimal gains.
Ocean Carrier Rate Revision Roundup for May 23
23 May 2014
Several carriers have planned general rate increases in multiple trade routes in June and July, although any gains achieved could be fleeting as overcapacity and sluggish global demand continue.
21 May 2014
The dramatic surge in the number of container ships scrapped in recent months is set to continue but will have minimal impact on the oversupply of vessels in the key East-West trades, according to Drewry Maritime Intelligence.
16 May 2014
Spot container freight rates as measured by the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index dropped on the Asia-Europe lane this week, but Asia-U.S. rates climbed.