Drewry’s composite World Container index inched down 0.4% after reaching a 5-year high to $2,023.20 per 40ft container this week (updated Thursday, 9 July 2020).
Two-year spot freight rate trend for the World Container Index:
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IMO 2020 BAF Tracker: We’ve introduced a simple, clear indexing mechanism to help determine changes in the BAF charges during the lifetime of a contract.
Global Port Throughput: Every month we publish global Port Throughput Indices - a series of volume growth/decline indices based on monthly throughput data for a sample of over 220 ports worldwide.