Trans-Pacific spot rates remained stuck in a narrow range this week even though the trade was roiled by the Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy and vessels are approaching full utilization.
22 Jul 2016
Container lines in the eastbound trans-Pacific this week were unable to hold on to their rate increases of last week.
19 Jul 2016
The Ocean Alliance plans to deploy the largest ships ever seen by U.S ports on the trans-Pacific trade.
15 Jul 2016
Spot rates in the eastbound trans-Pacific got a nice pop this week.
13 Jul 2016
Laden containerized imports in Long Beach increased in June as the second-largest U.S. port transitions to the summer-fall peak-shipping season.
11 Jul 2016
Hyundai Merchant Marine plans to deploy six ships with capacities of 10,000 twenty-foot-equivalent units on an existing Asia-U.S. East Coast service via the enlarged Panama Canal.
08 Jul 2016
With container lines desperate to make rate increases stick, shippers should not expect a glut of capacity on the trans-Pacific.
08 Jul 2016
Spot rates in the eastbound trans-Pacific this week retreated modestly from the previous week.
05 Jul 2016
Containerized imports through U.S West Coast ports dipped slightly in May.
01 Jul 2016
Spot rates in the eastbound trans-Pacific this week took their biggest jump in months.
25 Jun 2016
The larger locks of the Panama Canal open on Sunday, but what impact will they have on global trade and container shipping?
22 Jun 2016
Industry executives are urging exporters to honor the bookings they make.