US Customs Maritime Import TEUs (CSTEU)

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What is it? This displays the 7 day moving average of total Twenty-foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) cleared by  U.S. Customs out of a given port. The TEUs are calculated from each shipment of containerized cargo that moves through a given port and is cleared by U.S. Customs. This TEU count gives users a better idea of exactly how much volume … Read More

TEU Vessel Capacity Index (TEUCAP)

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What is it? 7 Day moving average of twenty-foot equivalent (TEU) vessel capacity calling a specific port of lading (POL). The date that is used for each index value is the actual date of departure from the POL. For any data that is forward-looking, the date is based on the estimated time of departure until that vessel actually departs, at … Read More

SONAR Container Atlas App

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SONAR Container Atlas provides an unprecedented level of visibility into the ocean container markets through various data points encompassing supply, demand, and ocean container spot rates.  What does Container Atlas tell me?  Ocean Container Rates Page SONAR Container Atlas enables users to have a comprehensive view into the ocean container markets through three primary pages: ocean container spot rates, supply … Read More

Project44 Ocean Container Rollover Index (P44ORI)

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What is it? The Project44 Ocean Container Rollover Index (SONAR: P44ORI) measures the weekly proportion of cargo departing a port on a different vessel than originally scheduled. It’s expressed as a percentage, at the port and carrier levels, and indicates how many containers are being ‘rolled’ to subsequent sailings.  The data is generated at the port of discharge by calculating … Read More

Project44 Ocean Container Dwell Times (P44ODTPOL, P44ODTTSP, P44ODTPOD)

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What is it? The Project44 Ocean Container Dwell Times (SONAR: P44ODTPOL, P44ODTTSP, P44ODTPOD) are a set of weekly indices that measure the average number of days ocean containers are held at ports of lading, transshipment ports, and ports of discharge. The indices provide this information for 150 major container ports globally.  P44ODTPOL.CNSZP, for instance, displays weekly average container dwell times … Read More

Project44 Ocean Container Port Pair Delays (P44OPPD)

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What is it? The Project44 Ocean Container Port Pair Delays (SONAR: P44OPPD) display the average number of days between originally scheduled and actual vessel arrival dates on the world’s most important ocean container trade lanes.  These Project44 Ocean Container Port Pair Delays indicate sailing schedule compliance and service reliability at a lane-level on a monthly basis.  P44OPPD.CNSZPUSLAX, for instance, displays … Read More

Drewry World Container Index

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What is it? The Drewry World Container Index is a composite of 40-foot ocean container freight rates on 8 major routes to/from the US, Europe and Asia as assessed by Drewry Maritime Research. This is primarily used as a benchmark for 40-foot ocean container spot rates across the various trade lanes that it represents. Trade Lanes Covered WCI.SHALAX – Shanghai … Read More

Ocean Shipments Report

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What is the Ocean Shipments Report?  The Ocean Shipments Report, also known as OSR, displays ocean container and shipment volumes 7 days in the future. The container volume is measured in TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units), and shipment volumes represent bills of lading. The index represents the daily volume of twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) volumes being booked with ocean container lines … Read More

Ocean Shipments Index (OOSI/IOSI)

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What is it? An index representing the daily shipment volumes being booked with ocean container lines for a specific country of origin, or a specific port within a country of origin. The date that is being used as the daily value is the Estimated Date of Departure (ETD) on each booking that has been confirmed by the ocean carrier as … Read More

Ocean TEUs Index (OOTI/IOTI)

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What is it? An index representing the daily volume of twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) volumes being booked with ocean container lines for a specific country of origin, or a specific port within a country of origin. The index is calculated on a 10-day moving average, and is indexed to January 1st, 2019 using a baseline of 100 for each specific … 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

Loaded TEUs (IMPTEU, EXPTEU, VOLTEU, and SPDTEU)

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Loaded TEUs – Imported (IMPTEU) What is it? This is the monthly total of containerized freight volumes imported into US ports as officially reported by each respective US port authority. This is measured in twenty-foot-equivalent units (TEUs), which is a measurement used in the maritime industry to record international containerized freight volumes. Even though these volumes are reported as if … Read More

Port Import Market Share (PIMS)

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What is it? Port Import Market Share of U.S. Customs Maritime Import Shipments (PIMS). This is the market share that each U.S. port is capturing of the total U.S. Customs Maritime Import Shipments on a monthly basis. The U.S. ports labeled in this ticker are the U.S. ports that were identified as the ports of entry on the bill of … Read More

US Customs Maritime Import Shipments (CSTM, WCSTM, MCSTM)

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What is it? This displays data related to import shipments into the US as reported by Customs and Border Patrol (USCBP). This is the total number of import shipments and includes both containerized and non-containerized goods. This is available in the follow time frames: Daily – 7-day moving average (CSTM) Weekly (WCSTM) Monthly (MCSTM) Who is interested? Freight forwarders, NVOCCs, … Read More