July 23, 2024



Containers Are Being Built At A Record Pace. It’s Still Not Enough

Zero Hedge

By Tyler Durden – July 29, 2021

By Greg Miller of FreightWaves,

When will the container capacity crunch finally ease? For an early indicator, keep an eye on production of the humble 40-foot dry cargo box. If the volume and cost of new containers pull back, supply chain pressures are abating. Unfortunately for beleaguered cargo shippers, these bellwethers now imply the opposite: that the scramble for container capacity is growing even more intense.

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