Disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic have driven shipping costs to record levels. Illustration: Perry Tse
Disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic have driven shipping costs to record levels. Illustration: Perry Tse

Coronavirus: shipping rates to stay at ‘unprecedented’ levels until pandemic brought under control

  • The coronavirus pandemic has driven shipping costs to record levels, with trade disruptions throwing global container flows into disarray
  • Despite efforts to boost container production in China, some experts estimate shortages and port congestion could stretch on until early 2022

Disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic have driven shipping costs to record levels. Illustration: Perry Tse
Disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic have driven shipping costs to record levels. Illustration: Perry Tse
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