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06.27.2024
Container shortage is shipping’s Achilles’ heel

An initial surge in freight prices — prompted by ships taking the much longer route around the Cape of Good Hope — petered out in March, yet prices have now surged even higher

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10.04.2021
China economy under pressure as factory output, retail sales growth slow sharply

China's factory output and retail sales growth slowed sharply and missed expectations in July, as new COVID-19 outbreaks and floods disrupted business operations, adding to signs the economic recovery is losing momentum.

Source: Reuters