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.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Shipping Alliances Overview

May 27, 2016
Stay on top of the shipping alliances entanglements. We've made an infographic to make sure you know who has teamed up with who. 

Are You Satisfied With Your Current Ocean Freight Rates?

May 25, 2016
The Shanghai Containerized Index, has been on a downward spiral and combined with overcapacity has led many shippers to believe they are in fact receiving great rates.  But does the Shanghai Containerized Index measure the true ocean freight rates?

Is the Traditional Freight Forwarder Still Relevant?

May 25, 2016
Market and technology changes combined with innovation and new entrants are changing the freight forwarding market as we know it.

Is Anyone Making a Profit in Shipping?

May 23, 2016
Maersk has been able to make a profit in 2016 by reducing costs and an increase in TEUs. But, has any other shipping line? Doesn't seem so. Therefore, it seems it's the freight forwarders leading the way in 2016. 

Is Container Freight Now a Commodity?

May 18, 2016

Check out an interview with Xeneta CEO, Patrik Berglund where he says that the introduction of the "commodity" status for the container would benefit both shippers and carriers. 

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