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Cancelled Sailings Tracker - 18 Jun

Our weekly Cancelled Sailings Tracker provides a snapshot of blank sailings announced by each Alliance versus the total number of scheduled sailings.


Further to the snapshot below, an annual subscription to the Cancelled Sailing Weekly Insight is now available to purchase via the online store.


Weekly analysis: 18 June 2021

Across the major trades: Transpacific, Transatlantic and Asia-North Europe & Med, 12 cancelled sailings have been announced between weeks 25 and 28, out of a total of 500 scheduled sailings, representing a 2% cancellation rate.


Over the next 4 weeks, The Alliance has announced 9 cancellations, followed by 2M and Ocean Alliance with 2 and 1 cancellations, respectively.


The outbreak of Covid-19 in Southern China combined with the surge of demand in Europe and North America, and a shortage of space and empty containers, has caused a further surge in ocean freight rates and overall transport costs, which may fuel inflation and disrupt timely global goods flow.


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