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Airfreight Rates

Airfreight rates expected to remain elevated in 2021

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates are expected to remain elevated in 2021 as the demand outlook remains uncertain and belly capacity is slowly…

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Air cargo continues to improve in November but Covid vaccine to add pressure

By Damian Brett

Air cargo demand continued to improve in November, while load factors remain high due to the loss of bellyhold capacity,…

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WorldACD: Air cargo demand dips in November but rates rise

By Damian Brett

Air cargo’s gradual demand recovery slowed in November, but there were signs that volumes were picking up again in December,…

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HSBC sees vaccine supporting Asia-Pacific air freight rates in 2021

By Greg Waldron, FlightGlobal

HSBC expects vaccine distribution to support cargo rates at Asia-Pacific carriers in 2021, with Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Korean Air,…

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Airfreight rates climb in November while belly capacity grows

By Damian Brett

The air cargo industry saw rates out of Hong Kong increase in November while the start of December has seen…

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CLIVE: Expected November peak “fails to materialise”

By Rachelle Harry

Air cargo’s road to recovery took a slight hit in November, as “airlines’ hopes of a boost failed to materialise”….

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The Baltic Exchange launches air cargo derivatives indices

By Damian Brett

Derivatives trading platform the Baltic Exchange has launched weekly airfreight indices to allow companies to hedge against rate swings. The…

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TIACA calls for an end to ‘misleading’ weight-based load factor

By Damian Brett

TIACA is calling for the air cargo industry to adopt the dynamic load factor developed by CLIVE Data Services over…

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Airfreight rates out of Asia head back to early summer levels

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates between Shanghai and North America last week reached their highest level since early June. The latest Tac Index…

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CLIVE: Airfreight market improves for fourth consecutive month

By Rachelle Harry

The airfreight market has showed signs of improvement for the fourth consecutive month, CLIVE Data Services’ and TAC Index’s latest…

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