45 episodes

The air and ocean freight podcast for shipping and logistics news, thoughts and knowledge on the changing container freight and supply chain industry.

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The air and ocean freight podcast for shipping and logistics news, thoughts and knowledge on the changing container freight and supply chain industry.

    Navigating the Skies Ahead: Top 6 Factors Set to Shape the Air Freight Market in 2024

    Navigating the Skies Ahead: Top 6 Factors Set to Shape the Air Freight Market in 2024

    This month, we discuss the top 6 factors predicted to impact the air freight market in 2024. We discuss each of the six factors in detail, sharing our insights on the potential impact each will have on the market and what shippers and freight forwarders can do to prepare.
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    • 38 min
    2024 Ocean Freight Debate: Top 6 Factors Shaping the Market

    2024 Ocean Freight Debate: Top 6 Factors Shaping the Market

    This month, we debate the top 6 factors predicted to impact the ocean freight market in 2024. We discuss each of the six factors in detail, sharing our insights on the potential impact each will have on the market and what shippers and freight forwarders can do to prepare. We don’t hold back and promise you won’t want to miss this episode
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    Host: Peter Sand, Chief Analyst, Xeneta  

    Guest: Patrik Berglund, CEO, Xeneta and Emily Stausbøll, Market Analyst, Xeneta

    • 33 min
    Optimizing Your Carrier Selection Beyond Tender Season

    Optimizing Your Carrier Selection Beyond Tender Season

    This month, we take a look at 3 of the top global trades. We dive into how rates have developed, how we predict they’ll develop heading into 2024, and how carrier behaviors have impacted the spread between the spot and long-term market. Though there are similarities between trade lanes, it’s safe to say no two are the same- join us as we unravel the difference between these popular trades and gain crucial insights for any upcoming negotiations.
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    Host: Peter Sand, Chief Analyst, Xeneta 
    Guest: Thorsten Diephaus, VP of Strategic Alliances, Xeneta

    • 39 min
    Decoding Supply Chains Complexities and Risks

    Decoding Supply Chains Complexities and Risks

    The freight market is often seen as a complex game of risk management, where shippers and freight forwarders must navigate through various challenges and uncertainties. It requires a deep understanding of the industry, as well as the ability to leverage lessons from the past and unpredictable events to strengthen your strategy based on your sector.



    In our latest episode, Peter Sand, Chief Analyst at Xeneta, was joined by Bjorn Vang Jensen, Executive Director- International Transport at Cummins to discuss the key to managing risk in an uncontrollable market.

    • 35 min
    Navigating New Markets While Maintaining Margins

    Navigating New Markets While Maintaining Margins

    Freight forwarders are facing an increase in tenders due to the low freight market and the impacts on volumes and demand, but there are still opportunities for business in this new market. Adjusting to the market requires agility, and though no one owns a crystal ball forwarders should utilize data to improve their offering and grow market share.

    In our latest episode, Peter Sand, Chief Analyst at Xeneta, was joined by Scott Irvine, VP of LSP Development, Xeneta to discuss the key challenges freight forwarders face and how the use of data can enable them to stay competitive in the ever-changing market.


    Key Highlights


    Challenges freight forwarders face as the market continues to fluctuate 
    How FF can lower their supply chain risks
    The keys to building a strong business in H2 2023 & beyond 
    How data can drive efficiency, improve margins, and help forwarders spot opportunities 
    & more

    • 39 min
    Bridging Continents: The Vital Role of South American Container Shipping

    Bridging Continents: The Vital Role of South American Container Shipping

    In 2022 over 3 million TEU’s were exported from the SAEC with 70% of the container shipments being agricultural-related. These figures make the market not only essential but also a bridge between continents. 



    In the latest episode, Peter Sand, Chief Analyst at Xeneta, discussed the significance of the South American container shipping business in a globalized world with Julian Thomas, board member for Log-In Logística Intermodal.



    Key Highlights


    The importance of the South American market  
    Why good capacity management is so vital 
    The various complexities in the market  
    How shippers can react more proactively to shifts in volumes 
    and more...

    • 43 min

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