APL was No. 13 on the trans-Atlantic trade in the first three quarters.
08 Nov 2017
The trans-Atlantic spot market has barely budged when compared with the yo-yo swings on other trades.
06 Sep 2017
Container lines are attempting to hike westbound rates on the trans-Atlantic.
31 Aug 2017
The MESA service between the east coast South America and the Mediterranean operates weekly and will have northbound and southbound calls.
15 Aug 2017
Niche carriers either greatly overperform or dramatically underperform the top 16 carriers.
15 Aug 2017
Trade between Charleston and the United Kingdom is growing faster than trade between the United States and the United Kingdom as a whole.
06 Aug 2017
The strong US dollar underpins strong growth in the westbound trade, but exports stagnate.
05 Aug 2017
The trans-Atlantic trade remains an oasis of calm, but political threats and opportunities could shake up the trade.
12 Jun 2017
Freight rates are soaring.
10 May 2017
Weco, formerly known as Nordana Lines, exited the Americas-Mediterranean trade in March.
05 May 2017
“These underlying volumes offer great opportunities to other shippers who can utilize our steady westbound capacity.”
25 Apr 2017
Although the alliance changes that reshuffled carrier alliances from four to three took effect April 1, the impact is only slowly emerging on routes across the globe.
24 Apr 2017
The upside is that spot freight rates likely will stabilize.
20 Apr 2017
Mobile officials had been seeking a North Europe service.
10 Apr 2017
Jakarta and the US West Coast have been linked by a new direct service offered by the Ocean Alliance and operated by CMA CGM.
24 Feb 2017
Eimskip says more acquisitions are on the way in 2017.
06 Feb 2017
The deal takes effect April 1 along with the reordering of global shipping alliances.
23 Jan 2017
The trans-Atlantic continues to slide down the container route rankings.
05 Jan 2017
The last time the WCI composite index exceeded $1,700 per 40-foot-equivalent unit was in March 2015.
26 Dec 2016
The Atlantic container trade is heading for another year of fine-tuning as major carriers focus on the pivotal Asia-Europe and trans-Pacific routes ahead of the spring launch of two new mega-alliances.
07 Dec 2016
The members of THE Alliance on Wednesday announced a revamped Mediterranean-East Coast North America service via a link with Israeli ocean carrier Zim Integrated Shipping Service.
03 Nov 2016
The Ocean Alliance has released information on its network that begins on April 1, 2017, with the trans-Pacific to see the largest number of loops and port calls.
16 Sep 2016
APL is about to launch a new trans-Atlantic service just as import spot rates on the route are at a five-year low.
15 Sep 2016
The outlook for overall container trade growth, and particularly transshipment, is bleak.
22 Aug 2016
ACL expects its new ships to provide an edge.
17 Aug 2016
The dramatic descent of spot prices to five-year lows in both directions on the trans-Atlantic shipping route has sparked questions about how low the price can go, and if the once sleepy, stable route has changed.
06 Aug 2016
Concern over the fate of negotiations toward the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, the snail’s pace of eurozone economic growth, growing fears of an imminent Italian banking crisis and the U.K.’s unexpected vote to quit the European Union is undermining the calm of the trans-Atlantic container trade.
02 Aug 2016
Overall U.S. container trade with European countries increased in the 12 months ending Mar. 31, 2016.
22 Jul 2016
Orient Overseas Container Line moved more containers in the second quarter of 2016 than the same period a year before.
26 May 2016
Forwarders see little sign of a rate rebound in spot and contract rates on the trans-Atlantic.
13 May 2016
Hyundai Merchant Marine is working to assure the shipping public that it will continue to remain operational after the revelation that the South Korean carrier had been left out of the world’s newest shipping alliance, THE Alliance.
13 May 2016
The line up of the new alliance aimed at competing with the 2M and Ocean Alliance has been announced.
03 May 2016
Trans-Atlantic spot rates are forecast to rise.
13 Mar 2016
The trans-Atlantic built on its reputation as one of the few reliable trades in a troubled container shipping market in 2015, but it faces tough challenges this year that might tarnish its image.