Warning: Tight squeeze ahead

Mongelluzzo, Bill
May 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/12/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 19, p17
Describes the impact of shortages and delay of ships available for charter on the Asia-U.S. capacity in the summer-fall peak season in 2003. Action taken by carriers to augment a predicted scenario of tight capacity; Forecast on the eastbound vessel capacity during the season; Problems with the rates for container ships in the charter market.


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