Tac Index

No signs of Chinese New Year rise in air cargo demand

By Damian Brett

Any hopes of a surge in air cargo demand ahead of the Chinese New Year/Lunar New Year holiday appear to…

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Rates end 2022 on a flat note but ahead of pre-Covid levels

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on key trade lanes ended the year on a flat note, but remain above pre-Covid levels. The latest…

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Air cargo rates continue to decline in November

By Damian Brett

Air cargo pricing on some of the world’s major trade lanes continued to decline in November, bucking usual seasonal trends….

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TAC Index to launch new air cargo data quality report

By Damian Brett

Price reporting agency TAC Index is set to launch a new product that will help companies improve the quality and…

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Soft market conditions continue in air cargo

By Damian Brett

Soft market conditions continue in air cargo as trade worries, high inflation and new Covid lockdowns impact demand. This week’s…

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Index-linked air cargo contracts take off

By Damian Brett

The air cargo industry has witnessed a rapid increase in the use of index-linked agreements (ILA) since the start of…

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Airfreight rates on key lanes continue gradual descent in September

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on key trade lanes out of Asia continued to weaken in September despite the industry heading towards the…

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Air cargo market remains flat ahead of upcoming peak season

By Damian Brett

The air cargo market remains flat as the industry heads towards the traditional peak season. Data provider TAC Index said…

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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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Airfreight rates pick up in May despite demand declines

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on major east-west trades continued to increase on a year ago in May despite analyst figures showing demand…

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