Daily Tip: Freightos Baltic Daily Index (FBXD)

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Did you know? You can monitor spot prices for 40-foot ocean containers across 12 major maritime lanes. Each day we’ll send you a tip designed to guide you to becoming a SONAR expert. If you have any questions, please contact your Customer Success Representative or email the team at cs@freightwaves.com. Freightos Baltic Daily Index (FBXD) – The Freightos Baltic Daily … Read More

Freightos Baltic Daily Index (FBXD)

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What is it? The Freightos Baltic Daily Index measures the daily price movements of 40-foot containers in 12 major maritime lanes. It is expressed as an average price per 40-foot container. This index is the world’s only ocean container pricing index that is reported daily. In addition to average daily prices across 12 major maritime lanes, the difference between FBXD.CNAW … Read More

East Coast Or West Coast? SONAR Weighs In.

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Did you know? You can easily compare the all-in shipping costs from China to Chicago via the West Coast ports and the East Coast ports? What is it? Intermodal Spread (IMSPRD.PANA) – Intermodal spread is the difference in the cost to ship one container from China to Chicago through the U.S. East Coast ports and the cost to ship one container from … Read More

Understand freight demand in major trade lanes.

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Did you know? You can monitor spot prices for 40-foot ocean containers across 12 major maritime lanes. What is it? Freightos Baltic Daily Index (FBXD) – The Freightos Baltic Daily Index measures the daily price movements of 40-foot containers in 12 major maritime lanes. It is expressed as an average price per 40-foot container (in US$). This index is the world’s only … Read More

Intermodal Spread – China North American East-West Spread

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What is it? IMSPRD.PANA measures the difference between the all-in rates to ship goods from China to the Midwest through West Coast ports and East Coast ports. Specifically, we combine daily maritime container spot rates and weekly intermodal spot rates to compare the costs of moving freight from China to Chicago on different lanes. IMSPRD.PANA is calculated by adding FBXD.CNAE … Read More