Drewry and Container xChange to partner

Global shipping consultancy, Drewry and global marketplace for container trading and leasing, Container xChange, have entered a data-led partnership combining xChange’s rich platform data and Drewry’s market-leading research capabilities. Through this partnership the maritime and shipping industry will gain access to improved research, consultancy and forecasting of the container logistics market, enabling enhanced decision making and better market visibility for logistics companies. With access to accurate and timely data more important than ... [+]

World Container Index – 30 Apr

The World Container Index assessed by Drewry, a composite of container freight rates on 8 major routes to/from the US, Europe and Asia decreased by 3.1% to $1,446.22 per 40ft container this week (updated Thursday, 30 April 2020). [+]

Drewry Recent Financial Report

Container shipping: Container shipping stock prices have been in full retreat with early March witnessing a market storm as stock markets around the world sold off and investors struggled to ... [+]

Port Throughput Indices

The Drewry Container Port Throughput Indices are a series of volume growth/decline indices based on monthly throughput data for a sample of over 220 ports worldwide, representing over 75% of global volumes. The base point for the indices is January 2012 = 100. Drewry’s latest assessment - March 2020 • ... [+]

World Container Index

The World Container Index assessed by Drewry, a composite of container freight rates on 8 major routes to/from the US, Europe and Asia is down 5.7% to $1,689.95 per 40ft container (updated Thursday, 10 January 2019).   Two-year spot freight rate trend for the World Container Index: [+]

East-West air freight rates highest of last 4 peak seasons

Air freight rates on major East-West routes hit a 4-year high in November, according to the results of Drewry’s East-West Air Freight Rate Index. The index jumped by 5% in November, to US$3.18 per kg, and was 2% higher than during last year’s already strong peak season. “The fear of US tariffs ... [+]

Satisfaction survey in container transport

The service provided by container shipping lines has deteriorated since 2016 and is now seen by exporters, importers and freight forwarders as more problematic, according to the second annual shipper satisfaction survey of Drewry and the European Shippers’ Council (ESC). The joint ESC and Drewry survey reveals that the 400 shippers ... [+]

Ship operating costs stabilize as market recovery lifts pressure

The cost of operating cargo ships rose marginally in 2017 following two consecutive years of falls, but shipowners should prepare for higher costs led by a spike in insurance premiums, according to the latest Ship Operating Costs Annual Review and Forecast 2017/18 report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. After two years of ... [+]

Improving Demand Easing Oversupply in Dry Bulk Shipping

With contraction in vessel supply and healthy demand growth, the dry bulk shipping market is expected to recover from 2017 onwards, according to the latest edition of the Dry Bulk Forecaster, published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. An impressive outlook for dry bulk demand coupled with a small order book of ... [+]

Global Container Demand Equates Terminal Investment

Rising global container port demand and ever larger vessels are driving terminal operators to make significant investments in additional capacity, according to the Global Container Terminal Operators Annual Report 2015 published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. Drewry predicts average global container port demand growth of 4.5% per annum through to 2019. ... [+]

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