Spot Container Freight Rates Rebound Despite Weak Demand

Capt. John

A recent news article published in the Loadstar states that rates rebound as blank voyages strategy starts to pay off for carriers.

Spot container freight rates

Spot container freight rates on the largest deepsea trades rebounded this week, despite continuing weak demand, suggesting recent capacity cuts have begun to reverse months of pricing decline.

According to the Freightos FBX index, Asia-US west coast rates increased 11% week on week, to $2,763 per 40ft, which is around 80% lower than the...

Leave a Comment

Join Our Newsletter
Enter your email to receive a weekly round-up of shipping news.