Transportation & Logistics Analysis

Captain Upply’s lane of week 3: Le Havre - New York

January 16 2019

A significant decrease to the rates on this corridor in recent weeks. 

A combination of the post-Christmas low season for European exports to the U.S and a strong appetite from two TA Key Carriers has impacted prices. We also notice some low rates in the long-term offered by the FMC system. Good opportunity for shippers however the free time clause at destination are restrictive. 

Le Havre New York freight


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Captain Upply

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Expert in Ocean shipping for 25 years, Jerome puts all his knowledge of the industry to contribution for Upply. Ship captain at heart, he has written the English-French Lexicon of Containerized Shipping (Paris: CELSE, 2001).
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