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A-E up 0.5pc to $910/TEU, USWC down 0.7pc to $3,297/FEU


SPOT rates for shipping containers from Asia to northern Europe in the week ending last Friday increased 0.5 per cent to US$910 per TEU.

For Mediterranean ports, rates fell 1.07 per cent to $950 per TEU, according to Shanghai Containerised Freight Index (SCFI).

Rates from Shanghai to US west coast fell 0.7 per cent to $3,144 per FEU while China-US east coast soared nine per cent to $3,504 per FEU.

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