Mixed global picture for container volumes

Global container port throughput April 2023 graphic

Source: Drewry Ports and Terminals Insight

Increases of container traffic in China are not enough to offset a general global downturn

Global container throughput is up 1.2% in February but is still 3.2% lower than the same month last year.

Although container handling has increased in China this was not enough to offset the steep year-on-year drops across North America, Oceania and Europe. 

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