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The global container volume or suffered the worst performance since 2009 according to the Wall Street Journal reported that the shipping industry executives said, this year the global container volume may be flat since the 2009 financial crisis, the worst performance of the container transport industry, which will lead to more bankruptcies and potential acquisitions in the troubled shipping industry. Benchmark Asia Europe trade routes this week, compared with the previous week fell 20% to $767 per container. Freight is the main source of revenue for shipping companies. Since the beginning of the year, container freight rates have remained well below $1000 for most of the year, and shippers say $1400 or less is unsustainable. This situation is difficult to improve short-term material. In early October the arrival of the golden week holiday China will mark the start of the container shipping business off-season, because many factories in China China after the summer peak production will be cut. Western Chamber of Commerce to increase inventory in the summer to prepare for the end of the festival. London Braemar ACM Shipbroking analyst Roach (Jonathan Roach), said the shipping industry suffered the worst year since the bankruptcy of the brothers of Lehman, demand close to zero, any attempt to raise tariffs are likely to fail. The second quarter, the world’s 20 largest container shipping companies in the most serious losses, analysts expect the company’s annual total loss of 8 billion -100 billion, including A.P. Muller (A.P. Moeller-Maersk A – Maersk Group S, AMKBF) under the banner of the Maersk shipping company (Maersk Line). Shipping industry analysts said any global container shipping market share of less than 5% operators may be acquired by a larger company, or can only be limited to regional trade. The world’s 20 largest container shipping company in only four companies occupy more than 5% share in the global market, including Maersk shipping company, located in Mediterranean Shipping Co., the Swiss CMA CGM (CMA CGM SA.) and China COSCO Container Transportation Company Limited (COSCO Container Lines, referred to as: COSCO). The shipping industry executives said, Japan container shipping company Kawasaki Kisen (Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd.), Mitsui OSK (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. Nippon Yusen Ltd., Kaisha), and is located in Hongkong OOCL (Orient Overseas Container Line, OOCL) and Taiwan (Yang Ming Marine shipping Limited by Share Ltd Transport Co., referred to as: Yangming) may become a larger company target. The crisis has hit some big banks to finance their owners. Royal Bank of Scotland group (Royal Bank of Sco).相关的主题文章: