Damian Brett • www.aircargonews.netAirfreight rates out of Asia head back to early summer levels
The latest Tac Index figures show that average prices on services from Shanghai to North America increased by 26.2% week on week to reach $6.07 per kg. Meanwhile, prices from Hong Kong to Europe have climbed steadily since the end of August and are now at $3.82 per kg, which is the highest level since the start of July.
Will Waters • www.lloydsloadinglist.comGebrüder Weiss celebrates 1,000 customers using new digital customer portal
Austrian freight forwarding and logistics group Gebrüder Weiss has hailed the launch of its new digital customer portal a success after already reaching the 1,000th customer mark with only a month having passed since its launch.
Kim Link-Wills • freightwaves.comOOCL Q3 revenue climbs 16.3%
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) posted a 16.3% increase in revenue — a healthy third-quarter recovery from the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Hong Kong-based container carrier reported total Q3 revenue was $1.91 billion. Revenue on trans-Pacific trade was up 18.4% to $825.3 million and 2.4% on the trans-Atlantic to $151.6 million.