Number of ports experiencing some delays in cross-border trucking services, with rail and barge delays increasing noticeably.
COVID19-related small-scale shocks aggregated over time now impacting shippers and freights in several regional markets
Survey from the world’s ports also indicates a possible restructuring of liner container services, a drop in liquid bulk trading and the continued mothballing of cruise services
Latest report points towards momentary stabilisation in the four main areas of operations ports have been reporting in on since April
IAPH publishes half-year report of its COVID-19 Port Economic Impact Barometer. Future Barometer to incorporate new features, with global tracker in development.
Summary WPSP-IAPH Barometer available in September with new reporting mechanism under development
Post-lockdown traffic added to seasonal tourism and essential roadworks causes delays to cargo and traffic at some ports. Vessel crew changes reported for the first time.
Ninth WPSP Port Economic Impact Barometer report published following survey of 75 ports around the world
Reports of more high-frequency feeder services to regional ports, whilst many passenger vessel calls remain scrapped