Baltic Exchange

Airfreight space constraints and high rates set to continue

By Damian Brett

Capacity constraints and high air cargo rates are expected to continue for the time being as the industry continues to…

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Airfreight rates end the year on a high

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on major trade lanes ended the year on a high as supply chains remained under pressure. The latest…

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Omicron set to restrict cargo capacity and keep rates high

By Damian Brett

The Omicron variant is set to keep air cargo capacity tight and as a result air cargo rates will remain…

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Transpacific airfreight rates reach new highs

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on the transpacific trade lane have continued to surge since the start of November as peak season demand…

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Airfreight rates expected to continue to rise

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates are expected to continue to rise from already elevated levels despite efforts to ease ocean freight supply chain…

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Rates surge in October despite ‘lower than expected’ load factors

By Damian Brett

Air cargo rates surged in October due to shipper fears of a lack of peak season inventory, according to CLIVE…

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Cathay Pacific hikes transpac BSA prices as market surges

By Damian Brett

Cathay Pacific Cargo is hiking its block space agreement (BSA) prices on its transpacific and India services in response to…

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Early planning the cause of September rate rise

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on major east-west trade lanes in September rose at a faster rate than last year as companies sought…

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Hong Kong-US air cargo rates index reaches new high for the year

By Damian Brett

Air cargo prices on services from Hong Kong to North America surged to a new high for the year last…

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Air cargo rates up in August as peak season looms

By Damian Brett

Air cargo rates on major east-west trade lanes began to pick up in August as the industry faced supply chain…

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