The era of low-cost ocean freight could be over as volatility and exception handling become the new battleground for forwarders and carriers.
According to Otto Schacht, Kuehne + Nagel’s executive vice president of sea logistics, this year’s supply chain shocks and volatility mean container shipping is moving away from being largely cost-focused.
For example, he said, many customers were expecting a 50%-60% drop in volumes in April and May, but demand came …
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