Carriers still desperate for tonnage to guarantee emergency schedules
Ocean carriers are struggling to maintain weekly sailings from Asia to Europe via the Cape ...
I couldn’t possibly repeat in full the feedback received from a couple of mid-sized shippers who vigorously complained about the arrogant behaviour and profit-driven actions of the box lines – to be sure, it wasn’t something you’d want your kids to hear.
Which – to reiterate, lest you forgot the “welcome 2021” warning – was indeed totally predictable if you read Premium’s first post of the year on 4 January: “Ocean freight randomness – the skeleton in the closet“.
That came ...