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

Internal Waterways Tonnage (IWTON.USA)

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What is it? Is a measure of the total tonnage transported through internal US waterways for the given month. Who is interested? Logistics Trackers, Railroad Customer Service, Domestic Container Fleet Managers, Freight Forwarders, Pricing Analysts, Operations Managers, Dispatchers, Brokers, and Analysts What does it tell me? This index shows the total tonnage transported throughout internal US waterways

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

Drewry Global Container Port Throughput Index

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What is it? The Drewry Global Container Port Throughput Index is a growth/decline index representing ocean container trade volumes at 220 ports around the world. This is an indicator of whether global shipping container volumes are growing or declining at major ports worldwide. If the index is growing we can assume that global trade is expanding and more volumes are … Read More