GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)
LONDON, Feb 13 (FAM) – INTTRA, the world’s ocean shipping marketplace, announced that it generated 16% growth in 2016 over 2015 in container orders, which include bookings, shipping instructions and shipping orders.
The company processed 38.5 million container orders on its platform. Containership sailings in the industry rose by just 3% in 2016, according to Container Trade Statistics.
Container Trades Statistics Ltd. (CTS) of the U.K. recently unveiled that a total of 153,706 million TEUs of containers were traded worldwide in 2016, which increased 3.74% from a year earlier to reach an all-time high.