Carriers’ earning potential increases as spot rates continue upward trend

//Carriers’ earning potential increases as spot rates continue upward trend

Carriers’ earning potential increases as spot rates continue upward trend

By | 2017-04-18T17:26:06+00:00 April 18th, 2017|feed news|Comments Off on Carriers’ earning potential increases as spot rates continue upward trend

There was a slight uptick in spot rates between Asia and Europe and a marginal decline in rates on the transpacific, according to Friday’s Shanghai Containerised Freight Index (SCFI).
The Asia-North Europe component of the SCFI was up by 3.6% on the week before, to $866 per teu, and for Mediterranean ports, there was an increase of 1.2% to $827 per teu.
This compares with a SCFI reading of 12 months ago which recorded a …

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