Sat.Jan 22, 2022

Forwarders fear ‘shut-out’ as other major lines emulate Maersk strategy

Supply Chain and Logistics

This complaint from freight forwarders is starting to resonate. It appears the major container carriers are gradually refusing to sell bulk space on container ships to brokers and forwarders, instead making them buy on the spot market. One of the … Continue reading → Logistics Shipping Supply Chains alliances brokers container shipping pricing supply chains

Power of Forecasting

20Cube Logistics

Business is a highly risky ball game altogether. Additionally, when you have multiple stakeholders pumping in money worth billions, and reposing trust that is priceless, you know that you can hardly afford to make blunders in your judgements and operations.

New disruptions to supply chains in 2022

Supply Chain and Logistics

In December, Drewry published on their blog this article describing four significant disruptions likely to happen to shipping in 2022. I feel these are right on target for the business, and will affect international shippers of all sizes, and intermediaries, … Continue reading → Logistics Shipping Strategy Supply Chains brokers container shipping freight forwarders