Trans-Pacific

28 Apr 2017
Spot rates in the eastbound Pacific this week went up for the first time since mid-January.
10 Mar 2017
Spot rates are about 70 percent higher than in March 2016.
06 Mar 2017
Ensuring their supply chains are secure is high on the BCOs' agenda as they engage with carriers in trans-Pacific service contract talks, said APL's chief executive.
03 Mar 2017
This was the fourth consecutive week of declining spot rates to the East Coast and the seventh consecutive week to the West Coast.
28 Feb 2017
Compensate carriers for good service and penalize them for rolled cargo, CMA CGM head tells TPM 2017.
28 Feb 2017
Container lines have been emboldened to seek higher service contract rates by a number of factors.
27 Feb 2017
No one wants wild swings in freight rates and the pricing model had to change, a panel of top executives tells attendees at TPM.
27 Feb 2017
The head of SM Line container shipping business has outlined his carrier's plans on the trans-Pacific.
27 Feb 2017
The recovery of short-term trans-Pacific rates “has happened already for quite some months.”
26 Feb 2017
Trans-Pacific ocean carriers’ newfound discipline on capacity could yield higher rates from shippers in the coming year — if they don’t fold under the pressure.
24 Feb 2017
This development could signal that carriers will exert more discipline than last year as they negotiate service contracts.
22 Feb 2017
Matson's premium China-Long Beach service should be a bright spot in 2017.