DHL Ocean Freight Market Update – September 2023
Find out the latest developments of the global ocean freight market in this monthly analysis by DHL Global Forwarding.
- Vessel deliveries reached almost 300’000 TEU in June and will likely remain high over the next months.
- The new CII and EEXI regulations have created some 'artificial' tonnage demand through mandated slow steaming, but cargo volumes will not grow enough to absorb all new deliveries.
- Global schedule reliability decreased for the first time this year by -2.5 ptp to 64.3 percent.