Topic: Container shipping

MSC ships 11 wagons across the Atlantic

MSC has shipped 11 ballast wagons from Antwerp to Montevideo in a single shipment. To accommodate the wagons, a bed of 24 fourty-foot flat racks was created, generating a surface area of nearly 675 square...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Charter rates exceed pre-pandemic level

Almost exactly one year after the Covid-19 pandemic hit Europe, the charter rates for multipurpose and heavy-lift vessels are back at their pre-pandemic level and even passed it. The average day rate for a geared...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Recovery of charter rates gains momentum

The recovery of the charter rates is gaining momentum. The average charter rate for a 12,500 dwt multipurpose vessel in December increased by 202 dollars compared to last month. That is a significantly bigger increase...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers