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  • The cascade effect: vessels redeployed from east-west to north-south trades

    The cascade effect: vessels redeployed from east-west to north-south trades

    The redeployment of vessels to the South American trades from higher-volume east-west routes, as well as the addition of new tonnage, has depressed rates... Read more

    Thu 20 Aug 2015

  • All together now

    All together now

    It is perhaps ironic, given the continuing economic crunch being felt across Europe, that it is the region’s carriers that have most firmly entrenched their positions at the ...... Read more

    Tue 10 Mar 2015 in Market Analysis & Data

  • A marriage made in Hamburg

    A marriage made in Hamburg

    In today’s world of liner shipping scale is everything. And with the industry facing a crisis of overcapacity combined with ruinous losses, it was only a matter of time befor...... Read more

    Wed 04 Jun 2014

  • A sense of scale

    A sense of scale

    The past year has been an immensely difficult time for all container shipping lines. Wildly fluctuating freight rates have raised hopes while on their upward trajectory and then da...... Read more

    Wed 26 Dec 2012