Maritime

  • Coronavirus predicted to wipe 6m teu of Chinese box volumes in Q1

    Feb 5, 2020 — On the container front, analysts at Alphaliner are warning that the coronavirus will reduce container cargo volumes at Chinese ports – including Hong Kong – by over 6m teu in the first quarter of 2020. This volume contraction is expected to reduce global container throughput growth by at least 0.7% for the full year.