Profitable year slipping away as container shipping outlook darkens

After industry-wide profitability in 2017, only three container lines managed to stay in the black during the first quarter of 2018. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The likelihood of the container shipping industry hitting two straight years of total profitability is fading fast, with rising tit-for-tat tariffs, bunker prices up by half from…
Journal of Commerce | International Logistics