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Freight rates are likely to fall further as carriers stand firm in their reluctance to reduce capaci...

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Freight Rates About to Plunge Again

Freight rates are likely to fall further as carriers stand firm in their reluctance to reduce capaci...

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Freight Rates Staying under Pressure

The latest reports suggest that the trend of declining freight rates that started last week will con...

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Eco-Fuel to Drive Up Freight Rates at Stena

Stena Line says that the new sulphur directive for shipping traffic within the North European SECA a...

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Tanker Market Players Hoping for Higher Freight Rates

Tanker market players have not lost their hope for an increase in tanker rates, however little movem...

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East-West Shippers Get Some Breathing Space

Ocean freight rates for cargoes moving under contracts on major East-West routes decreased by 6% bet...

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Zeebrugge Marks Spike in Freight Volumes

During the first half of 2014, Belgium’s Port of Zeebrugge freight tonnage surpassed 22 millio...

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European Freight Volumes Build Up

The Port of Gothenburg six-monthly report published today shows that European freight volumes streng...

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Can Brazilian Iron Ore Improve Freight Rates?

The freight market, which performed so well in Q1, has certainly not delivered in the past 4 months....

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Ireland: 4 out of 5 Freight Segments Up in Q2

Irish shipping and port activity rose by 2% in the second quarter of 2014 when compared to the corre...

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Clean Freight Rates Set to Surge amid Ebola Outbreak

Freight rates for clean tankers heading from the UK continent to the West Africa could see an increa...

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Freight Rates Pulling Hapag-Lloyd Down

Hapag-Lloyd, Germany’s shipping powerhouse, has posted results for the first six months of 201...

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Atlantic Panamax Freight Rates on the Rise

An improved sentiment prevails in trans-Atlantic Panamax freight rates as demand tightens for tonnag...

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TSA Asking for Higher Asia-US Freight Rates

Poised by growing imports from Asia, the Transpacific Stabilisation Agreement (TSA) group has called...

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Figures at Antwerp Port on the Rise

The Port of Antwerp handled 98,229,046 tonnes of freight in the first six months of 2014, an increas...

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GAC Strikes Mexican Partnership

GAC has boosted its logistics business in Mexico by signing an agency agreement with Grupo MS, a cus...

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Records Broken at Port of Dover

A record number of freight vehicles departed on services through the Port of Dover on July 8th, reac...

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What Remedy Could There Be for Declining Freight Rates?

Drewry’s 2Q14 Container Forecaster highlights that there is a widening gap between the positiv...

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Port of Tauranga Makes Way for Large Ships

Freight and logistics management company Kotahi and New Zealand’s freight gateway Port of Taur...

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New Zealand: Tauranga Port Signs Freight Deal with Kotahi

Freight and logistics management company Kotahi and New Zealand’s freight gateway Port of Taur...

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Damco Launches Myanmar Warehouse/CFS Facilities

Third-party logistics provider Damco has started operating the first international standard warehous...

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Drewry: VLGC Freight Rates Surge Unsustainable

The recent surge in VLGC (very large gas carrier) freight rates will not be sustained given the curr...

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AAPA Welcomes Senate’s Bill Prioritizing Freight Plans

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) praised the leadership of the U.S. Senate’s Envi...

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Low Freight Rates Affect CBM’s Q1 Results

The executive committee of Compagnie Maritime Belge (CBM), a maritime group seated in Antwerp, has r...

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EIA: LNG Shows Potential as Freight Locomotive Fuel

EIA projects that LNG will play an increasing role in powering freight locomotives in coming years. ...

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The Netherlands: Europe’s Largest Freight Transport Country

The Netherlands has remained the largest maritime freight transport country in Europe since 2010. At...

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