IMBALANCED SLOT DEMAND..

SUBTITLE: THE ASIAN CRISIS HAS THROWN THE NORTH EUROPE/FAR EAST TRADE INTO TURMOIL, WITH WESTBOUND VOLUMES SOARING AS RETURN CARRYINGS NOSEDIVE: AS WEAK UTILISATION PUSHES EASTBOUND RATES TO RECORD LOWS, HARD-PRESSED CARRIERS ARE BANKING ALL ON THE STRONG WESTBOUND TRADE. TABLES: PRINCIPAL CONTAINER CARRIERS, NORTH EUROPE/FAR EAST TRADE (AS AT SEPTEMBER 1, 1998) -- NORTH EUROPE/FAR EAST: ESTIMATED SLOT CAPACITY (ANNUALISED CAPACITY IN TEU). -- NORTH EUROPE/FAR EAST: % SHARE OF SLOT CAPACITY.

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  • Accession Number: 00895903
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Oct 21 1999 12:00AM