Europe

Europe

27 Jan 2022
The timeline for the withdrawal of China-Europe rail network subsidies remains unclear, but with rates at such high levels, forwarders are wondering whether it even matters.
21 Dec 2021
While newbuildings add needed tonnage to the MPV/HL fleet, they will not stave off what sector participants say is a looming capacity shortage.
16 Dec 2021
After a brutal 12 months of record high rates and all-time low schedule reliability, ocean contract rate trends show shippers are heading for another year of highly elevated transportation costs.
10 Dec 2021
A structural change in the way airlines serve the international travel market in the future could see smaller planes deployed with reduced belly cargo capacity.
09 Dec 2021
Transporeon has acquired ocean visibility provider Logit One, another bit of consolidation in a cargo visibility market that has already seen project44 and FourKites collectively roll up three competitors.
08 Dec 2021
CMA CGM’s acquisition of most of US-based e-commerce and contract logistics specialist Ingram Micro continues the group’s targeted takeover strategy and elevates its CEVA Logistics unit to the world’s fourth-largest contract logistics provider.
08 Dec 2021
The true extent of port congestion on the schedules of Asia-North Europe container carriers has been tallied by Alphaliner, with one in four calls on the main loops being omitted through the second half of the year.
08 Dec 2021
"Spillover" demand in the MPV/HL carrier segment is not yet slowing, thanks to ongoing port congestion and shippers willing to use alternatives to traditional container shipping.
06 Dec 2021
There has been no end-of-year slowdown for spot rates on the Asia-Europe container trade lane as market disruption keeps upwards pressure on prices.
03 Dec 2021
Uncoordinated state measures imposed in response to the new COVID-19 variant are adding a new round of misery to the already overstretched global supply chain.
02 Dec 2021
Low-code digital platform Voyager Portal is focused on reducing complexity and cost in non-containerized global shipping operations.