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Container Forecaster

Type / Frequency:
Forecasters / Quarterly (x4)
Current Release:
3rd Quarter 2015

The reference for the container industry.

Key areas covered:

·         World container trade and port volumes

·         Global supply and demand

·         Trade route analysis

·         Freight rates and carrier financials

·         The charter market and Sales & Purchases

 Widely available contrast supply side data is largely pointless without a convincing reference point to demand. Drewry Maritime Research’s Container Forecaster addresses this critical information gap covering global and regional markets to provide a unique tool for market analysis and short term forecasting.

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

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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