SPOT rates for shipping containers from Asia to northern Europe shot up 12.5 per cent from US$930 per TEU to $1,046 per TEU in the week ending Friday, according to the Shanghai Containerised Freight Index (SCFI).
Asia-Mediterranean trade also rose 9.1 per cent from $865 per TEU to $944 per TEU, American Shipper reported. Asia to the US west coast fell 5.1 per cent week-over-week to $1,382 per FEU while those to the east coast slipped 3.1 per cent to $2,340 per FEU from $2,414 per FEU at the end of the previous week.
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