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[Get Webinar] April'18 | Ocean Freight Shipping Rates at a Glance

By | on Apr 30, 2018 | Shipping rates, freight forwarding, Market Analysis, Procurement, Benchmarking, Ocean freight, Data driven

In our latest quarterly webinar, we've reviewed the ocean freight rates for the past quarter. We analyzed the main trade lanes:Asia-Europe (import and export), Trans-Atlantic, Trans-Pacific. Due to th[...]

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How to Make Your Freight Sourcing Team More Efficient

By | on Apr 25, 2018 | Benchmarking, Ocean freight

  Freight sourcing and procurement is a critical component of the whole supply chain and is crucial to the success of the business. Whether you are a BCO (Beneficial Cargo Owner), Freight Forwarder or[...]

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[Get Webinar] Interplay between short and long-term rates

By | on Feb 27, 2018 | Shipping rates, Market Observations, Freight Quote, Procurement, Benchmarking, Ocean freight, Data driven

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What are the best Practices in Freight Contract Negotiation, what Surcharges are Typically Involved in a Freight Contract?

By | on Feb 20, 2018 | Shipping rates, Benchmarking

This is part 7 of the Xeneta 11-part FAQ series focusing on key questions related to freight rate benchmarking and procurement. 

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Should I Benchmark my Shipping Freight Rates Against the Competition?

By | on Feb 15, 2018 | Benchmarking, Negotiation

This is part 6 of the Xeneta 11-part FAQ series focusing on key questions related to freight rate benchmarking and procurement. 

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[Get Webinar] Jan'18 | Ocean Freight Shipping Rates at a Glance

By | on Jan 26, 2018 | Shipping rates, Procurement, Benchmarking, Ocean freight

As a supply chain or procurement professional, insights into ocean freight rate trends can be valuable, especially when you are getting ready for the tendering season. In our latest quarterly webinar,[...]

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Will I Leave Money on the Table with 12-month Fixed Rates?

By | on Jan 25, 2018 | Shipping rates, Benchmarking, Negotiation

This is part 2 of the Xeneta 11-part FAQ series focusing on key questions related to freight rate benchmarking and procurement. The series provides answers to the most frequently asked questions revol[...]

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Why Port to Port Shipping Rates Really Matter

By | on Jan 23, 2018 | Shipping rates, Procurement, Benchmarking

With global markets still rising, some ports are busier than ever, and freight rates have on a whole ticked up as well. Meanwhile, the global container fleet capacity is expected to grow significantly[...]

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When is the Best Time to Negotiate Ocean Freight Rates?

By | on Jan 19, 2018 | Market Analysis, Procurement, Benchmarking, Ocean freight

Pressed for time? Listen to the audio version of this article below: We are happy to announce the Xeneta 11-part FAQ series focusing on key questions related to freight rate benchmarking and procureme[...]

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[Get Webinar] Using Market Intelligence to Procure Ocean Freight

By | on Nov 13, 2017 | Technology, Benchmarking, Data driven

Opaque ocean freight rates based on massive price fluctuations can hamper your groundwork for the 2018 tender season. That's why greater visibility into real-time rate data gives an incredible advanta[...]

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