Asia-Europe

18 Apr 2014
Spot container freight rates measured by the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index were mixed again this week...
16 Dec 2013
Will there be a CKYH-E?
Ocean carrier rate revision roundup
16 Dec 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in December and January.
Shanghai Containerized Freight Index, Mediterranean, week ending Dec. 13, 2013. Source: Shanghai Shipping Exchange
13 Dec 2013
Spot container rates from Asia to northern European and Mediterranean ports measured by the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index jumped by more than $500 each in the week of Dec. 13, only a few days before a general rate increase set for Dec. 15-16. MSC, Hapag Lloyd, Maersk and CMA CGM announced increases of between $750 and $775 per 20-foot-equivalent unit.
05 Dec 2013
The majority of public comments sent to the Federal Maritime Commission regarding the proposed P3 Network were supportive of the vessel-sharing alliance among the world’s three largest global container lines.
05 Dec 2013
WASHINGTON — The Federal Maritime Commission today voted to ask the three largest global container lines for more informa
Empty container ship
26 Nov 2013
Container ships reached their destination ports around the world on time 81.2 percent of the time in September, a small increase of 0.4 percentage point from August...
Shanghai Containerized Freight Index, North Europe, week ending Nov. 22, 2013. Source: Shanghai Shipping Exchange
22 Nov 2013
Spot container rates from Asia to northern European ports measured by the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index have seen 46 percent of their Nov. 1 general rate increase gains erode over the past three weeks. Both Mediterranean and northern European lanes have declined for three consecutive weeks, following jumps from the Nov. 1 GRI of between $700 and $800 per 20-foot-equivalent.
22 Nov 2013
Major container lines have announced the following rate increases for a variety of trades slated to take effect in December and January.
The Maersk Mc-Kinney Møller at APM Terminals Rotterdam.
20 Nov 2013
APM Terminals Rotterdam Maasvlakte I in the Netherlands has plans to enhance five of its existing post-Panamax cranes to a 23-container row reach...
15 Nov 2013
Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in November, December and January.
Shanghai Containerized Freight Index, Mediterranean, week ending Nov. 15, 2013. Source: Shanghai Shipping Exchange
15 Nov 2013
Spot container rates from Asia to European ports measured by the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index lost more of their Nov. 1 general rate increase gains in the week ending Nov. 15. Both Mediterranean and northern European lanes have lost roughly $200 per 20-foot-equivalent unit in the past two weeks, following jumps from the Nov. 1 GRI of between $700 and $800 per TEU.

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