China

China

18 Oct 2021
An early Chinese New Year and shippers trying to get ahead of the growing Asia-North Europe port congestion could push up demand and freight rates through December.
13 Oct 2021
Even as the Biden administration works to ease US port congestion, fresh data on September imports from Asia shows stakeholders have their work cut out for them.
13 Oct 2021
The congestion at North European hub ports is growing despite relatively flat volume growth compared to pre-pandemic 2019.
12 Oct 2021
Schedule volatility in the trans-Pacific, equipment shortages, and changing container delivery dates are preventing US agricultural shippers from capitalizing on what should be a strong year for exports.
11 Oct 2021
Reinstatement of the Ocean Network Express trans-Pacific service to Oakland that ONE canceled earlier this year due to port congestion will add some much-needed vessel capacity to handle agricultural exports.
08 Oct 2021
Terminal operators in Los Angeles-Long Beach are not getting the response they expected from retailers and shippers despite efforts to keep gates open longer to relieve peak season congestion.
07 Oct 2021
The spillover market will not dissipate until box rates dip below five figures, according to Geodis' senior VP for global ocean freight.
07 Oct 2021
A revised estimate of container shipping profitability through 2022 reveals no slowdown in the immense earnings being raked in by carriers in a heavily disrupted shipping environment.
06 Oct 2021
Los Angeles-Long Beach ports say they still need more buy-in from shippers to participate in projects designed to increase cargo velocity after 15 months of congestion and little sign of relief for the months ahead.
06 Oct 2021
Zim believes the efficiencies provided by its digital forwarding offering will help North American small and medium-sized businesses better manage shipments in the heavily disrupted trans-Pacific market.
04 Oct 2021
Planned increases in capacity to be deployed by carriers in the fourth quarter on Asia-Europe look impressive, but the extra space is being significantly reduced by port congestion that is delaying ships and upending schedules.