West Coast rates have already fallen behind the spot rates in mid-July last year.
21 Jun 2017
Freight rates on the trans-Pacific have fallen well off levels reached in the fourth quarter of 2016 as carriers in the highly competitive trade route chase after market share.
19 Jun 2017
The future of a once-influential and now-shrunken discussion group of carriers in the trans-Pacific is uncertain after members agreed to stop discussing rate and surcharge guidance.
16 Jun 2017
Spot rates in eastbound Pacific slide again this week as peak-season cargo surge is still a few weeks away.
13 Jun 2017
Average container ship sizes through the Panama Canal have increased by roughly 47.5 percent to 6,000 TEU since the June 26 opening of the Panama Canal’s larger lock.
12 Jun 2017
Freight rates are soaring.
09 Jun 2017
Spot rates on the major east-west trade lanes this week retreated after a brief uptick.
08 Jun 2017
Carriers will have a more difficult time maintaining rate increases on their services to Los Angeles-Long Beach this peak season than elsewhere in the eastbound Pacific.
07 Jun 2017
Spot rates in the eastbound Pacific this year have been running 30 to 60 percent higher than at this time last year.
02 Jun 2017
The 1,103-TEU Samoana will replace the 844-TEU Islander.
02 Jun 2017
Spot rates on the East-West trades had contrasting results this week with the trans-Pacific up and Asia-Europe losing gains.
26 May 2017
Spot rates in the eastbound Pacific dropped for the fourth straight week.