Major container lines have announced planned rate increases for a variety of trades, as detailed below, slated to take effect in November and December.
01 Mar 2013
Starting April 1, OOCL will hike rates on all cargo on its trade from Southeast Asia to Australia by $200 per 20-foot-equivalent unit.
21 Feb 2013
Hapag-Lloyd will increase rates for all cargoes and container types from East Asia, excluding Japan, to the Red Sea, by $500 per 20-foot-equivalent unit, effective March 15.
01 Feb 2013
Taiwan-based ocean shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport today set up Yang Ming (Australia) with Inchcape Shipping Services to expand its market in Australia.
11 Jan 2013
Express transportation company FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx, has implemented new rates for customers in the Asia-Pacific using FedEx International Priority and FedEx International Economy services.