shipping trade

Watch: Ships make the world go

Following a really tough year for shipping industry and seafarers, BIMCO has launched a two-minute film aiming to raise awareness of how significant a role shipping plays in society and daily lives. 

Container volumes to fall 1.5% for 2020, says BIMCO

Container shipping proved resilient in 2020 regarding the volumes as well as freight rates. According to BIMCO, after a 5.0 million TEU drop in volumes, volumes fell by only 1.7% by the end of November.

U.S. trade gap widens to record numbers

The U.S. trade deficit widened to the second-largest on record in November, with merchandise imports reaching a more than one-year high during the holiday shopping season.

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