12 Apr 2024

Global Shipping Markets in April 2024

Global shipping markets are experiencing significant growth, with the ClarkSea Index averaging a strong level in the first quarter of 2024. Despite challenges such as geopolitical tensions and trade flow reorganization, shipping sectors are benefiting from increased demand.

Furthermore, market conditions good in all key volume sectors. Unlike the situation six months ago, there is a notable improvement in market conditions across various sectors. The redirection of shipping routes through the Red Sea has alleviated the oversupply issue in container markets

Seaborne trade volumes saw a 3% growth in 2023, particularly driven by Chinese trade, and further growth is expected in 2024. However, disruptions like the Red Sea detour and Panama Canal restrictions are impacting trade routes and tonnage movement, adding complexity to the shipping landscape.

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