Ocean carriers ‘really kicking us while we are down’, say forwarders

Ocean carriers are racking up massive profits from the unrelenting spiral of rate hikes and surcharges across virtually all liner services.
Today’s Shanghai Containerized Freight Index (SCFI) recorded a further 81-point gain across its tradelane components and a new record reading of 1,938.32, a colossal 150% higher than a year ago.
Spot rates to North Europe increased by 9%, to $1,644 per teu – 134% higher than 12 months ago.
However, shippers told …

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