FCL Dry Containers Temperature Recorders FCL Reefer Containers Sea Freight Customs Clearance Refrigerated & Ambient Groupage Air Freight Document Procurement Marine Insurance Chilled & Frozen Export Packing
Previous Next

Container Reliability Hits New Record Low

Posted on: February 9th, 2022

In its latest Global Liner Performance report, Sea Intelligence says that up to December 2021, container shipping line schedule reliability dropped again, this time by -1.2 percentage points on a month-to-month basis to 32.0%; the lowest ever global schedule reliability since the maritime analysis company started the measurement in 2011. On a year-to-year basis, schedule […]

Virus rules hit Hong Kong Air Freight

Posted on: January 11th, 2022

Things went from bad to worse for airfreight shippers and forwarders in Hong Kong, as the territory’s government banned more international routes in response to an increase in Covid-19 cases. It announced flight bans from eight countries for two weeks, starting on Saturday, affecting all flights from the US, Canada, the UK, France, Australia, the […]

Felixstowe sees the most call cancellations of European box ports

Posted on: December 10th, 2021

James Baker | Thursday, 09 December 2021 FELIXSTOWE, the UK’s largest container port, has had most vessel calls cancelled of any European port, as carriers seek to avoid those terminals affected by congestion. Carriers are skipping port calls as they seek to avoid congestion and restore schedule reliability. Europe’s top ports all saw vessel calls decrease […]

Port of Vancouver remains impacted by recent flooding

Posted on: November 25th, 2021

Will Waters | Wednesday, 24 November 2021 Although progress has been made to restore main routes to the Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley regions, rail and road operations servicing the key Canadian west coast port remain impacted by the recent flooding in British Columbia Rail and road operations servicing the Port of Vancouver remain impacted by […]

California ports delay dwell fee as container flows improve

Posted on: November 18th, 2021

Southern California’s ports of Long Beech and Los Angeles are delaying the implementation of financial penalties on shipping lines for containers left on marine terminals as the situation appears to improve Containers are moving out of ports more quickly after threat of financial penalties, so implementation of Container Dwell Fee is delayed until 22 November […]