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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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Airfreight market set to get worse before it gets better for buyers

By Damian Brett

Buyers of airfreight capacity should expect the market to get worse before it gets better, according to Bruce Chan, vice…

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Transpacific airfreight rates climb in April

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates from Hong Kong to North America took off in April as a combination of capacity shortages and rising…

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Transpac rates rise while supply chains brace for Ever Given impact

By Damian Brett

Air cargo rates on the transpacific trade lane picked up last week while capacity remains tight and supply chains brace…

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Cargo load factors remain strong despite Chinese New Year

By Damian Brett

Air cargo load factors remained strong during the Chinese New Year as demand did not fall as strongly as it…

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Air cargo capacity expected to remain constrained

By Damian Brett

Air cargo capacity is expected to remain constrained for some time, resulting in forwarders increasingly relying on charter operations. In…

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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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Airfreight rates on the up in August

By Damian Brett

Air cargo rates on some of the world’s busiest routes began to pick up again in August while the outlook…

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Airfreight rates up as capacity comes under pressure

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates from key Asian hubs continued to climb last week as ocean capacity shortages and personal protective equipment shipments…

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Airfreight rates to the US continue to pick up

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates out of major Asian origins to North America showed signs of increasing last week as demand shows signs…

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