Contargo Germany port with cargo containers

Shippers dissatisfied with surcharges, transit times

The level of satisfaction concerning container carriers among exporters, importers, and freight forwarders falls marginally, according to the third annual shipper satisfaction survey of Drewry and the European Shippers’ Council.

Hyundai drive cargo container ship

Uncertain outlook for container shipping

The container shipping industry is facing an exceptionally high level of uncertainty, particularly from the extra cost associated with IMO 2020 and how much carriers will recover from shippers.

Fun fact: Who is Casey?

Lee Kok Leong, our special correspondent, meets Casey for the first time and finds out that she is a new shipping container starting her first day on the job at a port!