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Rates continue to soften

A muted peak season has seen air cargo rates continue to soften in the fourth quarter, crossing below 2020 peak…

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Airfreight rates to stay above pre-Covid despite muted peak

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates are expected to stay above pre-Covid levels for some time despite a muted peak season. Over the last…

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Airfreight rates to grind lower despite high inventories

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates are expected to “grind directionally lower” or remain stable compared with current levels despite figures showing high inventory…

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Unexpected airfreight rate stagnation down to fuel prices and a slowing market

By Damian Brett

Many had expected the opening up of Shanghai and Hong Kong following strict Covid lockdowns to result in a surge…

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China airfreight rates predicted to rise in coming months

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates out of China are expected to rise over the coming months while the peak season could be muted,…

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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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