Freight rates fell for the first time on all routes
On 30. June the consulting agency Drewry announced the latest World Containerized Index (WCI), which showed retes continued to fall by 3% to $7066.03/ FEU this week. It is worth noting that the spot freight rate of the index, which is based on the 8 major routes of Asia-America, Asia-Europe and Europe-America, has experienced a comprehensive decline for the first time. Drewry expects rates will continue to fall in the coming weeks.