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European Shipping Outlook: The Asia-Europe Trade
European Shipping Outlook: The Asia-Europe Trade
This event covers the following:
Maritime & Trade
Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI)

Carriers and forwarders operating in the Asia-Europe trade are reporting rising volume through their networks as economies on the continent begin their slow recovery from COVID-19 lockdowns.

As we move deeper into the traditional peak shipping season, concerns that cargo rollings would increase as rising volume overpowers available capacity are abating, with carriers cautiously reinstating blanked sailings and supplying extra loaders to pick up containers bumped off overbooked vessels. Yet even as demand increases, the threat of a second wave of coronavirus infections remains, with countries in Europe imposing targeted measures on affected cities and regions to combat sporadic outbreaks.

Sponsored By:


Andreas Butfering
Senior Director, Trade Management Far East, Hapag-Lloyd AG

Greg Knowler
Senior Journalist, Maritime & Trade, IHS Markit

Alan Murphy
CEO & Founder, Sea-Intelligence ApS

Dominique von Orelli
Executive Vice President, Global Head of Ocean Freight DHL Global Forwarding

Mats Samuelsson
Senior Vice President, Global Logistics, HM

With the end of a chronically disrupted 2020 insight, speakers at this webcast will take the measure of the container shipping industry and try to fathom what lies ahead for carriers and their customers.
Regional focus
Global, North America
10 Sep 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
1 hour
IHS Markit Webinar