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Global Container Services

Far East / China Update

The carrier's plans to increase freight rates from 1st March and 1st April were successful; the rates in place now are more than double what they were back in February. Although further increases are possible in June/July in the run up to the Peak Season, it remains to be seen whether the market can accept further increases, as this would potentially push rates up to the highest level on record.

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London Olympics 2012

We are now just two months away from the start of the London Olympics' 2012, and this very exciting time for the UK.

The focus for Global Containers however, is the transport restrictions in and around London, which will have a major impact on vehicle movements, and will create significant challenges for all concerned with logistics.

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