Showdown between shippers and carriers on flurry of surcharges looms

Showdown between shippers and carriers on flurry of surcharges looms

Ocean carriers’ fixed costs rose in the first quarter, and surcharges ensued. However, the hikes occur even as the surplus capacity issue lingers, prompting debate regarding whether carriers can maintain the surcharges.

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