Monthly year-over-year percentage change* in TEU volume with monthly price index.
CTS reports the December Europe-to-Asia eastbound trade lane price index declined 2 points from November to 75, the October level.
December Europe-to-Asia TEU volume increased 1.8 percent sequentially, and was up 7.5 percent year-over-year. TEU volume for the entire year of 2011 rose 7.5 percent year-over-year to more than 6.05 million TEUs and was up 15.6 percent from pre-recession 2008 results.
Roll Over Data Points for Exact Figures
Data Included: 12/2011
*Estimated trade volume total for all trade lane container carriers
Source: CTS — Container Trades Statistics Ltd., www.containerstatistics.com