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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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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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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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Preighters unlikely to offset rising air cargo demand

By Damian Brett

The use of passenger aircraft in an all-cargo configuration is unlikely to offset rising air cargo demand for the peak…

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Rates stable in July but elevated prices expected into 2022

By Damian Brett

Airfreight prices on major east-west trade lanes remained stable in July — albeit at a high level — and expectations…

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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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Air cargo rates set to stay elevated during summer lull

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates cooled as the month of May progressed but this is unlikely to signify the start of a return…

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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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Shippers urged to get creative to combat space shortages

By Damian Brett

Shippers have been urged to get creative as capacity shortages and high rates in air cargo and other modes are…

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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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