TAC Index: Global Freight Rate Index


TAC Freight Blog

After a long and at times dizzying fall from the giddy peaks of the Covid era, it seems that air freight rates may have finally bottomed out – and are now rising into not just a genuine peak season bounce, but perhaps beyond that
E-commerce activity is still strong, though markets worry about a slowdown in China as well as in the West
After a long, steep fall in rates and now a summer lull, hopes are rising for some sort of modest peak season in air freight – one that won’t be either too hot or too cold for markets, but just right
The pace of decline in rates slowed in June, but are we near the bottom yet? Or is that wishful thinking?
Supply chains changing, e-commerce set for further growth, but SAF far from the complete solution on sustainability