Container Shipping Is Booming Again




That Probably Won’t Last. Justin Fox Bookmark December 03 2020, 8:03 PM December 04 2020, 12:20 AM (Bloomberg Opinion) -- The two busiest ports in the U.S., the neighboring facilities of Los Angeles and Long Beach, have been setting new monthly records for inbound container traffic this summer and fall, with ships from Asia lining up offshore as they wait for

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China crea el área de libre comercio más grande del Mundo








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El acuerdo de la Asociación Económica Integral Regional (RCEP, siglas en inglés) se ha firmado el 15 de Noviembre entre los 15 países participantes

Los participantes incluyen los 10 países miembros de la Asociación de Naciones del Sudeste Asiático (ASEAN), así como China, Japón, la República de Corea, Australia y Nueva Zelanda.

El acuerdo comercial acelerará la construcción de la comunidad económica de la ASEAN y, por lo tanto, permitirá que el bloque regional se convierta en un socio dinámico y sólido a la hora de promover la cooperación para la prosperidad compartida, afirmó el primer ministro vietnamita, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, en la ceremonia de firma realizada por videoconferencia.

El acuerdo, firmado virtualmente debido

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Baltic Index Edges Higher on Stronger Capesizes Rates





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The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, edged up on Friday on stronger rates for the capesize vessel segment.

The Baltic dry index was up 2 points, or 0.2%, at 1,196.

However, the index lost 6.9% this week, its fifth straight weekly loss.

The capesize index rose 30 points, or 1.8%, to 1,739, but declined about 8.8% for the week.

Average daily earnings for capesizes, which typically transport 150,000-tonne cargoes such as iron ore and coal, rose $244 to $14,421.

The panamax index fell 19 points, or 1.6%, to 1,190, and was down about 6.2% this week.

Average daily earnings for panamaxes, which usually carry coal or grain cargoes of about 60,000 to 70,000 tonnes, fell $169 to $10,711.

The supramax index shed 11 points to 901.


(Reporting by Asha Sistla in Bengaluru; Editing by Aditya Soni)











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The ultimate guide to international shipping cost

There’s no doubt that ocean freight is an essential cog in the wheel that is world trade. And its influence is undeniable — 90% of the merchandise being transported all around the globe is carried out via ocean freight.

But despite the significant role it plays and the countless parties involved in day-to-day dealings with maritime shipping, there is a myriad of shipping-related charges and fees that may confuse even the most seasoned of shippers.

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