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China cargo flights cancelled due to Covid-19 outbreaks

Tue. 17 Aug 2021
Members will have noticed that Chinese and international airlines have been cancelling cargo and passenger flights from many of the country's airports due to new outbreaks of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Ship congestion outside Chinese ports gets worse

Fri. 13 Aug 2021
Today’s edition of the Lloyd’s Loading List newsletter contains a report that congestion off China's top two container ports - Shanghai and Ningbo - is getting worse.

Shippers confused by container rate index disparities

Fri. 13 Aug 2021
Shippers frantically trying to book container shipments are faced with yet another hurdle in this most tricky of years for those involved in ocean freight logistics, namely arriving at a correct price for a spot shipment, according to a report in the Splash247 newsletter.

FIATA announces that Freight-Pay introduction webinar is available on demand

Thu. 12 Aug 2021
FIATA has announce that Freight-Pay's introduction webinar, which took place on 4 August, attracted a record number of 80 participants from all over the world.

Government Response to Better Delivery: A Challenge for Freight

Tue. 10 Aug 2021
This government has published a document that sets out its positive responses to a report published by the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) that provides advice on how to tackle the multiple challenges facing the freight sector, whilst ensuring a world class freight system continues to support UK growth.

Mid-value products ‘getting priced out’ of ocean freight

Thu. 3 Jun 2021
Some significant commodities such as furniture and electrical appliances can no longer afford the elevated freight rates facing importers currently on major container shipping lanes, new analysis by Sea-Intelligence has revealed.
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