Xeneta thoughts and knowledge on the changing container freight and supply chain industry.

Members of our team of experts share their professional views on the industry. We invite you to contribute and let us know what you think. Xeneta constantly builds, tweaks and improves the platform, driven by customer demand.

PART I: Chinese New Year 2016 Sees No Shipping Rate Rally

February 11, 2016
The Year of the Monkey & Shipping! Chinese New Year began earlier this week with an unexpected weak entry into the pre-holiday season showing a drastic decline of shipping rates feeding from a catastrophic 2015.
Why Freight Benchmarking & Market Intelligence Should be  Part of Supply Chain Planning Katherine Barrios
Head of Global Marketing

Why Freight Benchmarking & Market Intelligence Should be  Part of Supply Chain Planning

February 9, 2016
By doing important analyses on an ongoing basis, shippers can gain a better understanding and insight into the markets they are serving and, therefore, become proactive instead of reactive to the constant changes in the ocean freight market.
[webinar] Are you paying the right freight rates? Katherine Barrios
Head of Global Marketing

[webinar] Are you paying the right freight rates?

February 5, 2016
Join us on February 11th for our LIVE Webinar and find out the positive impact intelligent benchmarking can have on your freight procurement and logistics strategy.

Is the Panama Canal Expansion Going to affect Freight Rates?

February 4, 2016
There are a variety of things that the Canal expansion will affect. But, is it as easy as 1-2-3 to know if this at all can affect the current freight prices?

Part II: Oil Prices and the Effect on Freight Rate

February 3, 2016
What are the affects of oil prices and demand on the dooming ocean freight industry?
Xeneta product update: Global data coverage Katherine Barrios
Head of Global Marketing

Xeneta product update: Global data coverage

February 3, 2016

Today, we are happy to announce the release of our next Xeneta platform update. Customers will notice signficant improvements to our rate data structure, search results and Dashboard, meant to optimize accuracy and performance.

PART I: Oil Prices and the Effect on Freight Rates

February 2, 2016
Is there a correlation between oil prices and freight rates? Check out our two part series.
Xeneta December 2015 Product Update Katherine Barrios
Head of Global Marketing

Xeneta December 2015 Product Update

December 21, 2015
We have done a few feature and function updates to Xeneta to provide you a better user experience. In our January 2016 update, you can expect major improvements to our data structure offering complete data coverage of all global trade routes, as well as a next quarters' long-term rates view.

WHY YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT BIG DATA IN SHIPPING & FREIGHT

December 11, 2015
How will Big Data help the shipping and freight industries? Check out the Xeneta answer.