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29 Nov Predicting Port Costs

There are inherent difficulties in accurately predicting the port costs, which forms a significant part of the voyage costs. The accuracy of these calculations gives the chartering team the ability to more precisely calculate the potential profit of the voyage. In some cases, large savings...

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15 Nov Global Air Freight in Slow Motion

Demand for global air freight, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 2.1 percent in July 2018, compared to the same period the year before, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). This was the slowest pace of growth since May 2016, and well...

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09 Oct East-West box rates set to soften

Analysts expect container shipping spot freight rates to soften this week before picking up later in the year head of Chinese New Year factory closures in January. The World Container Index, assessed by Drewry, was down 3.1% week-on-week to $1,668 per feu on 4 October, while...

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