Alphaliner: Asia-Europe Trade to See Further Rate Turmoil

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March 15, 2017 The Asia-Europe trade route is bound to experience further rate turmoil during 2017 as carriers from three new alliances are set to phase additional vessel capacity into the trade starting from April, according to Alphaliner. The three new alliances, including 2M-HMM/HS, OCEAN and THE Alliance, will provide 17 weekly strings between Asia […]

IRISL Coming Back to Europe by End of the Month

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February 3, 2016 Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) plans to return to Europe before the end of this month, with HDS Lines ready to launch a full container service connecting Iran with Northern Europe and the Mediterranean, Alphaliner said. Read More

Air Freight Demand Up 2.2 Pct In 2015 – IATA

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February 3, 2016 Demand for air freight rose 2.2 percent in 2015, down from the 5 percent growth in 2014, due to sluggish trade growth in Europe and Asia, IATA said. Read More