Les activités dans le canal de Suez devraient reprendre

Les activités dans le canal de Suez devraient reprendre après la remise à flot des 20 388 EVP de l’Ever Given. Alors que la proue du navire était encore coincée d’un côté de la voie navigable hier matin, la marée haute printanière de l’après-midi a permis aux sauveteurs de le remettre à flot dans sa totalité et…

Suez Canal is Set to Resume Operations

The Suez Canal is set to resume operations after the 20,388 teu Ever Given was re-floated. While the vessel’s bow remained stuck on one side of the waterway yesterday morning, the high spring tide in the afternoon allowed salvors to re-float the entire ship and unblock the waterway after a week of closure. According to…

Mediterranean Region to Canada Update

Despite the ongoing pandemic, global markets have been recovering even faster than expected, with ocean freight carriers experiencing skyrocketing demand in container bookings, resulting in unforeseeable operational challenges. Carriers servicing the Mediterranean Region have advised that they are facing an extremely tight equipment situation for all container types, especially at depots in Italy, where the…

New Shanghai COVID-19 Restrictions Will Severely Impact Domestic Trucking Services and Transpacific Ocean Freight Activities

New Shanghai COVID-19 related restrictions have resulted in severe truck shortages, causing further stress on Transpacific ocean freight.    Given the extraordinary circumstances leading up to the Chinese Lunar New Year, where capacity and equipment constraints have been met by increasing port congestion and the cancellation of many vessel services – there is now a severe shortage of local…