Westbound Trans-Atlantic Trade Lane Update

Major ocean freight carriers offering Westbound Trans-Atlantic services have advised that various factors, including congestion at the Port of Montreal, seasonal blank sailing programs, and a recent surge in demand outpacing vessel capacity, have put a strain on schedule reliability and most importantly space availability. Carriers are seeing a surge in bookings coming from Europe….

Karachi Transport Strike Update

A transporter’s strike called last week to protest against heavy vehicles being barred from moving inside the city of Karachi has ended. Port traffic was at a standstill, and the situation escalated to such an extent that the port was almost at its full capacity, with many import containers blocking the movement of export containers….