Service hotline:86 755 25177845
当前位置: Home > News > Industry news

Drewry’s World Container Index - 13 Apr

Drewrys composite World Container Index remained stable at $1,708.63 per 40ft container this week




The composite index remained stable (decreased a merge 0.1%) this week, and has dropped by 78% when compared with the same week last year.


The latest Drewry WCI composite index of $1,709 per 40-foot container is now 84% below the peak of $10,377 reached in September 2021. It is 36% lower than the 10-year average of $2,688, indicating a return to more normal prices, but remains 20% higher than average 2019 (pre-pandemic) rates of $1,420.


The average composite index for the year-to-date is $1,908 per 40ft container, which is $780 lower than the 10-year average ($2,688 mentioned above).


The composite index remained stable at $1,708.63 per 40ft container, but is 78% lower than the same week in 2022. Freight rates on Rotterdam Shanghai fell 5% to $642 per feu. Rates on Shanghai Los Angeles and New York Rotterdam slid by 4% each to settle at $1,674 and $1,025 per 40ft box, respectively. However, rates on Shanghai Rotterdam increased by 4% to $1,598 per 40ft container. Similarly, Shanghai New York inched up 2% to $2,552 per feu. Continuing the trend, rates on Shanghai Genoa, Los Angeles Shanghai and Rotterdam New York hovered around the previous weeks level. Drewry expects East-West spot rates on routes other than the transatlantic to plateau in the next few weeks. 


Shenzhen Xunlaitong specializes in shipping export from Shenzhen to Australia & New Zealand, Germany, Netherlands and more business