Trans-Pacific eastbound spot rates are building despite the “unpredictable” market, but the Hanjin effect is ebbing.
19 Sep 2016
Shippers expecting to secure the same low rate, long-term contracts they negotiated last year will be disappointed, Xeneta says.
16 Sep 2016
Spot freight rates in the eastbound Pacific may have found their comfort zone.
15 Sep 2016
The outlook for overall container trade growth, and particularly transshipment, is bleak.
14 Sep 2016
Hanjin Shipping’s collapse has set off a rush by other container lines to add services and “extra loader” voyages.
12 Sep 2016
Non-vessel-operating common carriers as an industry saw signs of the Hanjin Shipping collapse months before the South Korean container line filed for bankruptcy Aug. 31.
09 Sep 2016
Spot freight rates from Asia to the United States held after a surge last week, but the failure to rise further this week suggests importers are finding space on other carriers.
07 Sep 2016
2M Alliance partners Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. will add a pair of weekly trans-Pacific services.
06 Sep 2016
Hanjin Shipping's sudden exit has left shippers looking for capacity.
02 Sep 2016
Spot freight rates on containerized imports from Asia soared this week as the Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy strengthened trends already underway in the trans-Pacific.
01 Sep 2016
Trans-Pacific inbound container rates are soaring in the aftermath of this week’s collapse of Hanjin Shipping.
26 Aug 2016
Vessels carrying peak-season imports from Asia are filling up.