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Container Forecaster

Type / Frequency:
Forecasters / Quarterly (x4)
Current Release:
2nd Quarter 2016

Drewry’s quarterly analysis and forecast of the Container shipping market.

The report provides both historical and forecast analysis of the Container shipping market, including:

• World container trade and port volumes
• Global supply and demand
• Trade route supply and demand analysis
• Freight rates and carrier financials
• Charter market and sales & purchases

Please note: All report tables and charts are also available in Excel format, enabling easy manipulation of report data.

In The News:

2011-07-05 - Container Forecaster 2Q11
2011-10-10 - Container Forecaster 3Q11
2012-01-04 - Container Forecaster 4Q11
2012-04-03 - Container Forecaster 1Q12
2012-07-03 - Container Forecaster 2Q12
2013-01-09 - Container Forecaster 4Q12
2013-04-11 - Carriers Seek to Limit the Damage in 2013
2013-07-04 - Over-Reliance on the GRI Mechanism
2014-01-15 - Freight Rates no Longer Determined by Market Fundamentals
2014-04-02 - Container Industry Stuck in Vicious Cycle
2014-07-02 - Cost Reductions Top Priority for Box Carriers
2015-01-06 - Lower Slot Costs to Drive Container Shipping Profitability
2015-04-15 - Container Shipping's Continued Addiction to Ships Stokes Trouble
2015-07-07 - Container Shipping Will be Lucky to Break Even in 2015
2015-10-08 - Container Shipping Faces More Overcapacity and Financial Pain
2016-01-07 - Container Shipping Profitability to Deteriorate in 2016
2016-04-04 - Container Shipping Approaching Crucial Trigger Point in 2016
2016-07-05 - Container Shipping Rates Have Bottomed Out and Forecast to Rise

Note: The latest edition of the Drewry Container Forecaster can be purchased individually - make your selection on the right.

Drewry Publication - Container Forecaster


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